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  1. Top 3 places to visit in the Lehigh Valley this weekendRead the original story

    Thursday | The Morning Call

    Thomas theTank Engine will run on the model train track at the Lehigh & Keystone Valley Model Railroad Museum in Bethlehem this weekend. Thomas theTank Engine will run on the model train track at the Lehigh & Keystone Valley Model Railroad Museum in Bethlehem this weekend.

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  2. It's beginning to look a lot like ChristmasRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | My Edmonds

    In our travels around downtown, someone expressed a wish: "Imagine at some future Christmas if the Edmonds shop windows had animated elves and Santas, along with model railroad trains from the Edmonds Hobby Shop on 4th Avenueoh, the crowds could be even merrier." Maybe we'll ask Santa for that next year, but for now we want to say, "Well done, Edmonds merchants! We love your holiday windows."

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  3. Tualatin Valley Model Railroad Club at the Washington County MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Oregonian

    When children first walk up to the model railroad exhibit at the Washington County Museum they might be holding their parent's hand, maybe bouncing around a bit in the new environment. Then a funny thing starts to happen.

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  4. Day Trip: Zoo attractions gear up with holiday fineryRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 26 | The Daily Gazette

    A couple takes a quiet moment to contemplate the beauty of the lights at Brookfield Zoo's Holiday Magic in Brookfield. A number of "magical" characters greet a group of children during Holiday Magic at Brookfield Zoo in Brookfield.

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  5. Fairfield Museum Hosts Special Events For Train ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Fairfield Daily Voice

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. The Fairfield Museum and History Center is offering extended hours for its annual Holiday Express Train Show through the holidays as well as a full lineup of special family programs throughout the month.

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  6. Fairfield Museum Holiday Express Train Show on view through DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | StamfordPlus.com

    The Fairfield Museum and History Center is offering extended hours for its annual Holiday Express Train Show through the holidays as well as a full lineup of special family programs throughout the month, including a real Steam Train display, Choo Choo story times, and Build-a-Train workshops. Young and old alike delight in the large and small scale model trains winding around spectacular winter villages and beautiful holiday scenery.

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  7. "Fans from 2 to 102"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Washington Evening Journal

    The scale model of a town, which includes working toy trains and a trolley, takes up two tables. Jim Bennett said that he built the ramp after the first year of displaying the models for Christmas.

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  8. Ladds to open home to train loversRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Times-Herald

    Just like last year, Frank Ladd and his son Mark are opening their home to anyone who wants to see their Christmas-themed model train set. From Dec. 21 to Dec. 24, the Ladds will be holding an open house from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. so visitors can see the father and son's Lionel O-Gauge train set, the Senoia Helix Mountain Railroad, which nearly fills a room in their home.

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  9. The Greenberg Train and Toy ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Style Weekly

    ... and modeling seminars. It's a formula that's made the Greenberg toy showcases one of the most respected model railroading events in the United States since the mid-'70s. The show hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Admission is $8, good for both days and ...

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  10. Events listings for Dec. 17 - 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Weekender

    A detailed replica of the Asa Packer Mansion is one of the highlights at the Anthracite Model Railroad Club's Open House through Jan. 4 in Hazle Township.

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  11. Wildly Intricate Steampunk Sculptures Reveal An Apocalyptic Side Of ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Switched

    ... kits' parts to kitschy statuary, decorative trim moldings to gaudy jewelry, wedding cake accessories to model railroading detailing parts." He skews each and every object in some way, breathing new (immortal) life into his previously deceased ...

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  12. Open LineRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Lewistown Sentinel

    Comments should be brief and to the point. Longer comments will be shortened. Comments in response to signed letters will not be printed.

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  13. Penn Hills Train Display EndingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | CBS Local

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  14. Week 15 Travel BlogRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Raiders

    The latest entry in our Travel Blog series, presented by United, takes a look at the Raiders trip to Kansas City. "Kansas City, here I come."

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  15. Pardon me boys, is that the Highlands County choo choo?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Highlands Today

    Each full-length train, boxcars, tracks may cost $10,000. Sebring Model Railroad Club's entire setup at Lakeshore Mall takes nearly an entire day to set up.

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  16. Tracking HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Daily News-Record

    John Sater, 92, a member of the Shenandoah Valley Railroad Club poses Saturday with an N Scale model train he helped build. The model is part of the railroad display at the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society's Heritage Museum in Dayton.

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  17. Coal is king for model railroad clubRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Lewistown Sentinel

    For many people in southwestern Pennsylvania, coal is an integral part of life. It can dictate the types of jobs people have and even influence the culture of the area.

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  18. York County Christmas and trains go togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The York Daily Record

    From the left, Noah Sites, age 2 of Lower Chanceford Township, Lucus, age 3, and Jacob Trumpower, age 5, during the 12th Annual Red Lion Train Station 2014 Model Railroad Holiday Open House Sunday at the Maryland & Pennsylvania Railroad Red Lion Train Station, Red Lion, Sunday December 14, 2014. The club built the lower level displays so parents could get a break from carrying small children, able to view the displays themselves.

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  19. Model railroad club opens doors for extensive setsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Angie Wyatt, Waynesboro, and son Camden, 5, watch the trains at the Cumberland Valley Model Railroad Club's show on Sunday, December 14. A carnival scene is depicted as part of the Cumberland Valley Model Railroad Club's display on Sunday, Dec. 14. CHAMBERSBURG >> More than 50 model trains went roaring past visitors at the Cumberland Valley Model Railroad Club's train scenes. The club opened its doors on Sunday to get in the holiday spirit, with more than 60 train enthusiasts attending that afternoon.

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  20. Show 'n ShineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    "Wild Thang" doing its thang at the Thanksgiving In July show in Oceanside. Beneath the flames is a '31 Chevy coupe owned by hot-rod builders Phil and Mary Leatherman of Corona.

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