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6 hrs ago | WCYB

Railroading In Miniature

The small town that carries the regions namesake,"Appalachia" calls its annual community-wide celebration Railroad Days.


Related Topix: Appalachia, VA, Life, Model Railroading, Hobbies

6 hrs ago | Laughing Squid

Tiny Railroad Dioramas on Everyday Objects

Japan-based model artist Akihiro Morohoshi builds tiny railroad dioramas on everyday objects like matchboxes, candy vending machines, and Pringles cans.


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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Entrepreneur Magazine

Staying on Track While Diversifying a Business

Every company strives to have the dominance of recognizable brands. From small startups to powerhouse companies, all work hard to foster innovation and creative thinking to relate to millennials and change makers.


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Sun Jul 27, 2014

WTHI-TV Terre Haute

Toy trains on display in Indy

It's a hobby that's been going strong for more than 100 years, and it certainly hasn't lost any steam.


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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Fairfield Glade Vista

Crossville Model Railroad Club unveils Camp Nakanawa

For The Vista Camp Nakanawa, in the Mayland community of Cumberland County, dedicated a new, highly detailed diorama of the camp built over the past year by members of the Crossville Model Railroad Club.


Related Topix: Life, Model Railroading, Hobbies, Cumberland County, TN, Fairfield Glade, TN

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Genesee Valley Pennysaver

Who Knows a " July 25, 2014

Who knows where to find Livonia High School yearbooks issues '78, '83, '84, '91, '99-current? Who knows where to find a pattern for a Navy-style peacoat, size 10/12? Who could use model railroad layouts and/or equipment available in various gauges and layout sizes? Who could use boxes of fabric scraps for quilting and a bag of batting? Who could ... (more)


Related Topix: Life, Model Railroading, Hobbies, Quilting, Avon, NY, Ontario County, NY, Canandaigua, NY

Republican Journal

Gather' Round the Railroad with Jack Dexter, Hosted by Spectrum ...

Gather' round the railroad on August 4 at 3:00 p.m. This Monday afternoon outing is an opportunity for model railroad buffs to chat and share stories while watching the trains round the tracks of the 60' long by 16' wide model railroad "Garden" landscape that Jack Dexter has created in the backyard of his Edgecomb home.


Related Topix: Life, Model Railroading, Hobbies, Home Gardening, Home

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Bluffton Today

Sun City residents welcome Boys & Girls club for tours, tennis

Amanda Dickey/The Sun Today Children from The Boys & Girls Club gather around Sun City volunteers to sign up for their tennis training.


Related Topix: Kids, Family, Life, Model Railroading, Hobbies

Contra Costa Times

Good Neighbors by Faith Barnidge: Kaiser's Mission Vision, Walnut...

Join the National Park Service for free campfire programs at 7 p.m. Saturdays, July 26 and Aug. 30; and at 6:30 p.m. Sept.


Related Topix: US National Parks, John Muir National Historic Site, Martinez, CA, Brentwood, CA, Life, Model Railroading, Hobbies, Walnut Creek, CA

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Hometown News

Library program to be a favorite for all ages

Mark your calendars for Saturday, July 26, as the Central Brevard Library in Cocoa hosts "Trains, Trains, Trains" from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. This free program, which is staged by the Florida East Coast Railway Society, is sure to have something for everyone from train and history enthusiasts to children, who are sure to enjoy participating in ... (more)


Related Topix: Cocoa, FL, Life, Model Railroading, Hobbies, Brevard County, FL


The 2012 Code Encourages Risky Wall Strategies

International Residential Code. The one- and two-family dwelling model building code copyrighted by the International Code Council.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Model Building

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Stawell Times-News

Full steam ahead for Grampians Model Railroaders

CLOSE to 2000 model train enthusiasts are estimated to have gathered in Stawell for the Grampians Model Railroaders 16th annual model railway exhibition.


Related Topix: Life, Model Railroading, Hobbies, Australia, World News, Recreational Vehicle, Carriage, Oceania

Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Times Bulletin

Getting to know a motorcar operator

BY JIM LANGHAM DHI Media Correspondent VAN WERT - Van Wert's Chuck White grew up watching his dad's Lionel train wind its way around the furnace and through various parts of his home's basement in their Chicago residence.


Related Topix: Van Wert, OH, Life, Model Railroading, Hobbies, Personal Finance, Retirement

TRAIN exhibit displays models

If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette.


Related Topix: Fort Wayne, IN, English, IN, Life, Model Railroading, Hobbies, Hamsters, Pets

Sun Jul 13, 2014

CBS Local

Model Railroad Group Expanding Train Displays

The Kalamazoo Model Railroad Historical Society is moving forward with an expansion at its headquarters that will increase the size of its displays.


Related Topix: Life, Model Railroading, Hobbies, Kalamazoo, MI, Parchment, MI, Boyne City, MI

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Weekend: Get Out

Events MARSH MONDAYS July 14, 21, 28, Aug. 4, 11 Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge will be offering a kids program called Marsh Mondays.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Oak Harbor, OH, Van Wert County, OH, Life, Model Railroading, Hobbies, Kelleys Island, OH

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Kalamazoo Model Railroad Historical Society expanding headquarters, train displays

The headquarters for the Kalamazoo Model Railroad Historical Society, down a narrow, dirt driveway off Riverview Drive in Parchment and tucked between two farmhouses, is easy to overlook.


Related Topix: Life, Model Railroading, Hobbies, Kalamazoo, MI, Parchment, MI, Boyne City, MI

The Times Bulletin

Model railroad show this weekend

Hobbyists from all over northwest Ohio and northeast Indiana will descend on Van Wert this weekend for the 2014 Railroad Heritage Weekend Model Railroad Show and Swap, Saturday and Sunday at the Van Wert County Fairgrounds.


Related Topix: Life, Model Railroading, Hobbies, Van Wert, OH

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Northland Press

Crosslake Model Train Club Ready for Summer Visitors

Looking for a fun activity? Come to the Northern Trackers model railroad club and see the trains and layouts.


Related Topix: Life, Model Railroading, Hobbies, Crosslake, MN, Train, Home Gardening, Home

Model Railroad Buildings Website Announces Complimentary Download of a Little General Store

Model railroads enthusiasts can visit the site at any time and quickly and easily download the realistic-looking little building that will look right at home in any railway scene.


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