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  1. DeHart: Couple celebrate 25 years in bottled water industryRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Okanapure provides bottled water service with purified demineralized, alkaline PH plus and mineralized water to homes and businesses in the Central and South Okanagan. Call 250-768-1685; online okanapure.com.

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  2. Sponsor Content: The royal restoration of Castle FarmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MLive.com

    ... and the number of visitors increased, so did the loving care of the property. Her husband's interest in model railroading resulted in the design and creation of what is now the largest Outdoor Railroad in Michigan. An opportunity to purchase ...

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  3. Crosslake model train museum displays new exhibits and layoutsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Northland Press

    The Northern Minnesota Railroad Heritage Museum in Crosslake is now displaying Rail Art on loan from rail art collector John Hotvet of Minneapolis. The paintings/ reproductions depict the Soo Line, Hiawatha, Burlington, Great Northern, Rock Island and Pacific trains traveling on routes such as Minneapolis to Chicago, Chicago to Seattle, Minneapolis to Peoria, Minnesota to North Dakota.

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  4. Quality G4316 HO Railroad Layout Miniature Model Trees Roadside Green Wire Palm Tree 4.3cm for saleRead the original story

    Yesterday | California Computer News

    Limei Architectural Model Design Company is a professional modeling material and Architectural models manufacturer and supplier in China. Our company specializes in scale model tree, Painted figures.

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  5. Despatch Junction To Reopen SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Your News Now

    A popular model railroad store that burned to the ground last Memorial Day is now expected to reopen by the end of June. The fire broke out at Despatch Junction around 6 p.m. on May 26, 2014.

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  6. Railroad Fair celebrates 20 years in AlbuquerqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    The Albuquerque Railroad Fair has been happening for 20 years now. This year, it was held inside the School Arts Building at Expo New Mexico.

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  7. Back on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... corrections officer at Camp Hill state prison for almost two decades, has always been fascinated with model railroading. "My parents bought me my first train six weeks before I turned two," Forsythe said. "When I got to high school, I started to ...

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  8. Friday Funnies: Training the Amtrak WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    Editor's Note : We invite comments and request that they be civil and on-topic. We do not moderate or assume any responsibility for comments, which are owned by the readers who post them.

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  9. Hackaday Prize Entry: A Broke Hackers' Model TrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Hack a day

    Model railroads are the wellspring of hacker culture; the word itself comes from the MIT Tech Model Railroad Club sometime in the early 60s. These old timers at MIT had incredible resources available to them - multimillion dollar computers, vast amounts of plywood, and real metal tracks to run their trains on.

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  10. Rail Recharging + Small BatteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | EETimes

    Miniaturized RC craft energy, communication and control solutions appear to be broadening the range of possibilities. If the rails are used to charge a small on board battery/capacitor, with as little as 1 minute of charge, or even less, then the battery/cap size should not be a limitation.

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  11. Weekend Planner: Fun Family Activities In NYCRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | New York Family

    Happy Memorial Day weekend! Savor the unofficial start of summer with some of the great happenings that are going on across the city, from the Family Festival at Governors Island to Fleet Week festivities to Central Park's hot new art installation Enjoy! Celebrate Fleet Week at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum! Enjoy hands-on activities led by NASA, the Office of Naval Research, and other military partners; hear from astronaut and naval pilot Scott Altman, who served as Tom Cruise's flight double in "Top Gun," as well as other former astronauts and military aviators at a special Meet the Pilots event.

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  12. Scale RivetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Scale Auto

    Our Tip of the Month comes from the Model Railroading branch of the Scale Modeling Tree, and was passed along by my longtime pal Bill Gill. Registration is FREE and takes only a few seconds to complete.

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  13. Lombard electrical engineer powers his passion in South ElginRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Daily Herald

    That's where Pechous, the electrical genius behind the Valley Model Railroad Club, fuels his passion by designing and maintaining a complex power system for the club's HO-gauge model train layouts. Everyone has a story.

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  14. Hornby Reconnects With Thomas Train RangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Sky News

    The model train set specialist is to manufacture Thomas the Tank Engine products in the classic character's 70th year. Hornby is to re-establish its link with Thomas the Tank Engine by relaunching its classic range of model trains based on the popular children's books and TV series.

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  15. traneus Traditional trains are unidirectional, run locomotive-first...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | EETimes

    Traditional trains are unidirectional, run locomotive-first only. Model-railroads thus need turnaround loops at the ends.

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  16. Re: Muscle Wire Switch MachineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | EETimes

    Traditional trains are unidirectional, run locomotive-first only. Model-railroads thus need turnaround loops at the ends.

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  17. Model Trains Put Strain on Batteries, AC Power | EE TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | EETimes

    Sometimes the obvious, free, and available power rail is not the right path for reliable power delivery, but you stick with it until new technologies allow better alternatives. Model railroading is an activity that seems to have no need for battery power or wireless control.

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  18. Railroad Club presents Hobo HolidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Twin City Times

    The Great Falls Model Railroad Club will present its fourth annual Hobo Holiday on Saturday, May 16 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the club's two-story, wheelchair accessible building at 144 Mill Street, across from the Barker Mill Apartments in Auburn. Children and adults are invited to add to the festive atmosphere of this family-fun event by dressing as hobos.

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  19. Vicksburg Historical Society lines up busy slate of programs, events, celebrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | MLive.com

    ... several Saturday events called "Museum Days." These events cover a host of topics from the Civil War to model railroading. The Historic Village and Depot Museum are open from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays May through December. Most of the buildings, ...

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  20. Boy Scouts Earn Merit Badge on All-Things Railroad WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | WHO-TV

    BOONE, Iowa- Some 1400 Boy Scouts and their leaders spent the weekend camping in Boone to earn Rail Merit Badges. The highlight for most was a ride on the Boone and Scenic Valley Railroad pulled by a steam locomotive.

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