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  1. Model TrainsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Free Dictionary

    ... parked on a stub (Val Ease Central Railroad). Railway modelling (UK, Australia, Ireland and Canada) or model railroading (US and Canada) is a hobby in which rail transport systems are modelled at a reduced scale . The scale models include ...

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  2. Great Batavia Train ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Batavian

    The Genesee Society of Model Engineers held their bi-annual model railroad show at the Clarion Hotel in Batavia this weekend. There were about 100 vendors and railroad preservation societies exhibiting.

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  3. Tiny railroads featured at swap meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Great Bend Tribune

    Years in the making, a miniature world is housed in the basement of Great Bend's First United Methodist Church.

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  4. Model train hobbyists gather at York Expo CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The York Daily Record

    With Dave Gable looking on, his wife, Kathy, holds their grandson, Michael Fowler, of Stewartstown, as the trio checks out the trains at the East Coast Large Scale Train Show in Memorial Hall of the York Expo Center. The show continues today.

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  5. Honorees Announced For 2015 Annual Doctors' Day SaluteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Chattanoogan.com

    Pictured from left to right are: J. Mack Worthington, MD; Suzan House, MD; Phillip Burn, MD; Brett Sanders, MD; Todd Bonvallet, MD; Vaishali Doshi, MD; John Gwin, MD; Kelley Jolley, MD; Douglas Liening, MD; Susan Raschal, DO; Brant Holt, MD; and Ronald Brooksbank, MD.

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  6. Model Train Comes To Life At New Morning Pointe Of ChattanoogaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Chattanoogan.com

    More and more model train enthusiasts are making their mark on Morning Pointe Senior Living communities .

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  7. A Beginner's Guide to Google AdWords for Small BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Bplans Blog

    Entrepreneurs are constantly looking for advertising options that provide a good return on investment. Given the dependency on technology, it's not surprising that online options have become a popular option.

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  8. Celebrate 50 years of model railroadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Lowell Sun

    The Nashua Valley Railroad Association will hold a Golden Anniversary Railfair on Sunday, March 29, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., at the Middle School, 1 Hospital Road. The fair will showcase portable model railroad displays, dealers selling model railroad equipment and supplies, and other railroad-related exhibits.

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  9. Charles H. FormbyRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | The Daily Gazette

    OREGON – Charles H. Formby, born April 24, 1936, in Chicago to Charles H. and Josephine B. Formby, died peacefully Sunday, March 22, 2015, at his home in Oregon. He was the beloved husband of Shirley A. Formby; loving father of Kathy Schutter, Barbara Brubacher, and Susan Bader; grandfather of Daniel and Trisha Schutter, Stephanie Schutter, Elizabeth Schutter, William and Angela Brubacher, Veronica Brubacher, Michael Bader Jr., and Randi and Lucas Hale; great-grandfather to Lincoln Schutter; brother to James Formby of McHenry; and uncle to many nieces and nephews.

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  10. Hobby for all agesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Lethbridge Herald

    Herald photo by Tijana Martin Dylan Vavrik, 5, watches as the trains make their way along the N Scale railway during the Southern Alberta Model Railway Club spring open house in Gyro Park on Sunday afternoon The Southern Alberta Model Railway Club held its semi-annual open house on the weekend and every year, hundreds walk through the doors of the Gyro Park clubhouse to see the trains in action. People were able to see the The HO Scale layout running.

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  11. Model Railroad Draws People to Garden ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | WHO-TV

    DES MOINES, Iowa- A big draw for the Iowa Flower, Lawn and Garden Show is a garden surrounded by model railroad tracks.The Central Iowa Garden Railroad Society gets an invite every year from the Iowa Flower, Lawn, and Garden Show promoter, to bring their model rail setup into theVaried Industries Building, where the show is held each year on the Iowa State Fairground. "I think it brings people into the show and creates a lot of interest," said Mike Kidman, of the Central Iowa Garden Railroad Society.

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  12. How much money could a medium sized business save by not providing free coffee to their employees?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Sarah In Tampa

    I wrote about this question and then forgot it so it's my fault this went on as long as it has. I'm not changing the question, so all of your answers can stand.

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  13. Seneca Building, once city's tallest, remains an icon on Jay StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Gazette

    By Bill Buell Gazette Reporter The block of Jay Street between Liberty and Franklin streets may never look the same again, but we do have photographs to help our memories, and we do have Don Klose's model railroad layout in the basement of his Schenectady home.

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  14. A roaring good timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Log Cabin Democrat

    Matthew Harrington, 2, watches in awe as a train rounds the tracks during the train show Saturday at Needs Creeks Baptist Church. The event was hosted by the Central Arkansas Model Railroad Club.

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  15. Model railroad group to hold swap meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Great Bend Tribune

    Golden Belt Model Railroad Association will hold a swap meet from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at First United Methodist Church, 2123 Forest Ave, Great Bend.

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  16. Old trains come to lifeRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | Times-Herald

    "I think for most of us it provides a look back at your childhood and seeing the old trains," he said of the Thunder Creek Model Train Show that is being held at the Western Development Museum on Saturday and Sunday . And for Dowdy, who serves as the president of the Thunder Creek Model Railroad Club, he is optimistic that the event will spawn a new generation of model train enthusiasts.

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  17. Model train layout to open at depot for Heritage DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | North Texas e-News

    Come by the Fannin County Historical Commission in the Depot at Center and West First Streets during Heritage Day on May 2nd and watch the trains run! A large model railroad display will be running at the Depot on Heritage Day from about 8:15 a.m. until about 4:30 p.m. Bill Benson, Louis Bourrett, Price Bradshaw, and Leeman Sewell will be on hand to operate several different sizes and types of model trains - all the way from hand cars to truly huge steam locomotives - and modern era diesels. The train display will just about fill the entire meeting room of the Fannin County Historical Commission in the east end of the Depot.

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  18. FREE Community Event - Something for Everyone! Discover New Berlin March 20-21Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | New Berlin

    ... vehicles, hands-on activities in STEM (computer coding, engineering and robotics), and Health Science plus model railroading courtsey of the Lionel Railroad Club in New Berlin. And of course, there will be a bouncy house! 10-11 a.m.: Elementary ...

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  19. Switzerland's GraubA1 4nden And The Invention Of 150 Years Of Winter FunRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Forbes.com

    What I most love about being a long-time travel journalist is the ever-changing mix of environments I find myself in. Over many years of writing Conde Nast Traveler's Room with a View page and the popular Where Are You? contest essay, I certainly know ultra-luxe.

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  20. Hundreds of Model Trains Worth Thousands StolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Hundreds of model trains were stolen from a model railroad supply store in Lycoming County Monday morning. The owner of the store says the thieves got away with nearly $80,000 worth of merchandise.

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