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  1. Robert H. WiseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Review

    Robert Hugh Wise, age 80, of Alliance, passed away at 5:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at McCrea Manor. A graduate of Carrollton High School, Bob served in the U.S. Army then worked as a draftsman for Morgan Engineering, retiring after more than 20 years of service.


  2. A tale of San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The Spreckels Organ Pavilion in San Diego's Balboa Park was built for the 1915 Panama-CaliA forA nia Exposition. Behind the arched roll-up door at the right is a huge pipe organ.


  3. Are model trains still relevant? Hobbyists stay on track at the Great Train Show in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... still have that inner child," said show manager Joe Ellenbecker. "You just have to have fun. Here, it's model railroading." This weekend's show won't draw nearly as many people as, say, the World's Greatest Hobby on Tour show - the jewel of the ...


  4. 18th Annual Model Railroad Show open for all agesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    The 18th Annual Model Railroad Show and Sales is being held this weekend at the American Legion Post 10 in Wilmington. Vendors from all over the country gather for this event from novice to experience model train enthusiasts of all ages.


  5. Model railroad club full steam at Albany showRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Albany Herald

    The Flint River Model Railroad Club holds its annual train show at the Knights of Columbus hall in Albany.


  6. Model trains on display in West SpringfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2014 | WWLP

    ... ip." It's a two day event at the Eastern State's Exposition grounds, which means if you and your kids find model railroading irresistible, the Amherst Railway Society trains will keep rolling all day Sunday.


  7. Paul Hernandez Voiceovers by Paul HernandezRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Voices

    Guy Next Door, Conversational, Accents, Character Voices, Caring, Heartfelt or Funny Paul is a versatile voice actor and has a natural, friendly and believable conversational style voice with an appealing down to earth, guy next door quality. With companies like Sprint, Harper Collins, Dairy Queen and Lionel Trains to his credit Paul skillfully delivers the idea the writer is trying to convey whether it's serious, caring, technical or humorous.


  8. Frank Denton: Neighbors teach how to create communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... her dream kitchen, and they built their elegant new home around it. (Steve got the large attic for his model railroading.) But the Johnsons are very social people, and they didn't know anyone in the neighborhood. "I saw that the guy who lives across ...


  9. Mangano: Free Model Train Exhibit To Benefit Games For The Physically ChallengedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 |

    January 23, 2015 - Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced today that Trainville Hobby Depot will host a free Model Train Exhibit on Saturday, February 21st from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Sunday, February 22nd from 11:00a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Broadway Mall , located at Routes 106 & 107 in Hicksville , NY. The Model Train Exhibit includes an N Scale layout along with the Long Island HOTrack modular layout and the Long Island Traction Society O Gauge Trolleys operating.


  10. School Makerspace: A Place For Creative CollaborationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Armonk Daily Voice

    Schools across America are recognizing the need to establish a "makerspace," a large workshop space where students and teachers work collaboratively, sharing resources and knowledge and making things out of everyday materials with the help of technology and a lot of imagination. A makerspace encourages a marriage of the arts with the sciences, fostering collaborative efforts among STEAM students, those interested in science, technology, engineering, art and math.


  11. Weekend highlights: Railroad Hobby Show, Alan Jackson concert, Jose Gonzalez performance, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 |

    The Amherst Railway Society Railroad Hobby Show once again opens its doors at the Big E grounds for two days beginning Saturday.


  12. The Great Train Show, a model railroad wonderland, is returning to PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Oregonian

    The 2011 Great Train Expo was held at the Expo center in Portland. Here, Ed Ives, Issaquah WA gets a train ready to roll at the O Gauge Hi-Railers Model train club display.


  13. Southern Museum's 'Trains, Trains, Trains' returns SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 |

    ... they will have the opportunity to interact and operate select layouts. North Georgia Modurail, a local model railroading group, will set up the largest layout ever showcased at "Trains, Trains, Trains." The one-of-a-kind HO scale layout will fill ...


  14. 10 places for Lynchburg indoor family funRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 |

    When the cold winds of winter blow or the heat of summer is too much to bear, it's time to find indoor fun . Check Lynchburg Macaroni Kid to find lots of family friendly activities and events in Lynchburg and across Central Virginia.


  15. The Short ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Tualatin Times

    The newspaper USA Today recently named it one of the top 10 Novelty Food Festivals in the country. It's a fundraiser for the World Forestry Center, and the 10th annual event presents chocolate wrapped by bacon, chocolate aged in whiskey barrels, and ginger-infused liquid caramel truffles tossed in Thai chili, among other things.


  16. Join the clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Daily Herald

    The Enchanted Railroad display at Morton Arboretum is created and run by members of the LGB Model Railroad Club of Chicago. The club doesn't meet regularly but sets up displays at hobby shows and other functions.


  17. Friends of Thomas Train Clinic opens SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Log Cabin Democrat

    Train hobbyists in Conway know a not-so-secret fact - a Christmas present of a model train set could be the beginning of lifelong involvement in what they consider the world's greatest hobby. Kids who receive a train set from Santa often want to magnify the fun and grow their starter set from a loop around the Christmas tree into a larger layout.


  18. Amherst Train Show Pulling Into Eastern States ExpoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 |

    ... circus clown, is also on hand to entertain children and families, Sacerdote says. Clinics that teach basic model railroading skills how to build a plastic kit, how to make a tree and how to put scenery on a train layout are offered free each day. ...


  19. Anthony L. MelissariRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Pocono Record

    Anthony L. Melissari, 76, of Saylorsburg, formerly of New Dorp, Staten Island, N.Y., passed away on Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, in the loving care of Brookmont Health and Rehabilitation Center in Effort. He was the husband of Patricia A. Melissari; together they celebrated 48 years of marriage this past April 30. Born on July 31, 1938, in Staten Island, N.Y., he was the son of the late Louis and Anna Melissari.


  20. Lambertville Free Public Library announces its upcoming eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The Jersey Journal

    ... will receive some fun train handouts to take home, while adults will enjoy reminiscing about their own model railroading experiences. Women in Transition, Friday, Jan. 23, from 2-4 p.m. The celebration of a new year inevitably brings to mind the ...