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At the Chicago Botanic Garden, all the pathways are yours
At least a couple of the themed gardens are best reached by walking through another garden.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
8 Celebrities Who Are Great at the Last Thing You'd Expect
What do you see on the left? Is it a city? No. It's a scene from the model railroad diorama that Rod Stewart built.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
VIDEO: Sun City neighbors have passion for large-scale model trains
Amanda Dickey/The Sun Today Terry Whalen's G-Gauge model trains are set up to run on a 16-by-16 foot table.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Tampa Bay Newspapers
Model train exhibit at Seminole library
Model trains, Thomas the Tank Engine, and more will be on exhibit at the Seminole Community Library at St. Petersburg College, 9200 113th St. N. Exhibit hours will be Friday, Aug. 15, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday, Aug. 16, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Sunday, Aug. 17, 1 to 4 p.m. Five exhibits will be featured.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
The Orlando Sentinel
Any Given Sunday Model railroads bring parents, children together | Video
There is something terribly old-fashioned about a model-train show. Nostalgia so thick you can almost smell it.
Railfans Weekend invades Crossroads Village with locomotives
Trains as far as the eye could see invaded Genesee County Parks and Recreation's Crossroads Village and Huckleberry Railroad over the weekend for the annual Railfans Weekend.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Virginia Train Collectors Host Summer Toy Train Show
Organizers say train collecting has taken off in the last ten years because of modern technology which encourages people of all ages to take up the hobby.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Genesee Valley Pennysaver
Who Knows a " August 1, 2014
Who could use a doll house and assorted furniture? Who could use a sewing machine and sewing notions? Who could use assorted garden tools? Who could use a shopping bag full of romance novels? Who could use a push lawn mower ? About model railroad layouts and/or equipment available in various gauges and layout sizes: Call 359-1089 or 967-2797, ... (more)
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Railroading In Miniature
The small town that carries the regions namesake,"Appalachia" calls its annual community-wide celebration Railroad Days.
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.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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)
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.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
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.