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  1. Model railroad detail shownRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Sedalia News Journal

    A model railroaders show was held at the FFA Building on the Missouri State Fairgrounds this past weekend as part of the Trails End Heritage Days Celebration. Shown are closeups of some of the layouts. Photos by Dan Hickman , Sedalia Weekly Observer.

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  2. Railroad and model trains are part of Olmsted Falls history - Olmsted Dates and DataRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cleveland.com

    Olmsted Falls and Olmsted Township are known for the passing - and sometimes stopping - of trains. The railroad plays an important part in our country's industrial and transportation history.

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  3. 10 37th Annual Model Train Show & Swap MeetRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | KSGF-AM Springfield

    "Relive the Memories" as parents and grandparents are invited to bring their children to the show to experience prototype and model railroading. The Lionel Collector's Club of America will conduct their Thomas Toy Train Tabletop Race Contest that will have three age divisions beginning at 4 years old and adjusted the age ranges of the other divisions accordingly.

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  4. For Texas man, you can go home againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    When Glen Rosenbaum was a teenager, his parents commissioned a midcentury architect named Arthur Steinberg to design a house in the Meyerland neighborhood in Houston. "My parents, Max and Helen, were really proud of it," said Rosenbaum, who is now 66, a tax lawyer and the former board chairman at the Houston Grand Opera Association.

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  5. Titletown Train Show wraps todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    The show is the third largest in Wisconsin and features vendors selling model railroad engines, cars and kits, along with railroad clothing and memorabilia. Train rides are also available for kids.

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  6. Western activities galore on fairgroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Sedalia Democrat

    Nine riders and their horses compete in the Purebred Western amateur select riders competition in the Coliseum on the Missouri State Fairgrounds on Friday during the Mo-Kan Border Bonanza Show. While the show was not part of the Trail's End Western Heritage Days celebration, there will be an Arabian Horse Show presented by the Arabian Horse Association in the Coliseum beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday.

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  7. Model train show this weekend in TylerRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Model trains will be up and running from to 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday in Harvey Convention Center, 2000 W. Front St., organizers announced. Vendors will be selling railroad memorabilia, model trains, track and accessories for models on all scales.

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  8. All aboard the HB&E: Annual model railroad open house highlights new featuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Times-Standard

    A Burlington Northern Santa Fe freight train heads across the mountain trestle in the Humboldt Bay & Eureka Model Railroad Club's revamped layout. See all the new features at the club's Annual Open House in Eureka, this weekend during the Rhododendron Festival.

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  9. RailFest 2015:Looking Toward the FutureRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Santa Paula Times

    It's almost time for RailFest 2015, an event that attracts thousands of visitors annually and takes place at Central Park in Fillmore with trains also departing from Santa Paula on the weekend of April 25 and 26 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. 'Looking Toward the Future' is the theme of this year's Santa Clara River Valley Railroad Historical Society's RailFest, co-sponsored by the Fillmore & Western Railway. This is SCRVRHS's annual opportunity to demonstrate its charter as a nonprofit organization with a mission to preserve the history of the old Santa Paula Branch Line.

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  10. 68th Annual Historic Jefferson PilgrimageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Gilmer Mirror

    Pilgrimage involves a journey-- leaving where we are, going towards something set apart, sacred. It seems to connote not merely initial steps but a search toward something important, significant.

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  11. A salute to Olmsted Falls Scouts for honoring Old Glory: Olmsted Dates and DataRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Cleveland.com

    Webelos of Olmsted Falls Cub Scout Pack 102 salute as they, with the help of Olmsted Falls Boy Scout Troop 201, retire five U.S. flags. Pictured here are, from left, Jack Seward, Adam Harwood, Jennifer Seward, Ethan Nakoneczny, Colin Wiggenhorn, Evan Perrell, Greg Kuehn, Ian White and Jason Seward, the latter a Tiger Scout.

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  12. Mother and son allegedly stole model trains worth $64K, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | The Jersey Journal

    A Sayreville man said a mother and son from Kearny would steal pieces from his extensive model train collection while at his home to sell other pieces and accessories. SAYREVILLE - Police have charged a mother and son from Kearny with stealing $64,000 in Lionel model trains and accessories from a local man, mycentraljersey.com reported.

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  13. Model Train Show in IlionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | WKTV

    The annual model trains show came to Ilion today. The Funtrack Model Railroad Club gets together each year to run model train modules in different scales.

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  14. Sun 4/19: History DaysRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | San Diego Reader

    Railroads have been an important part of our heritage and we'd like you to join us in their celebration. In addition to a main stage in the gazebo filled with musical entertainment from San Diego Folk Heritage, there will be model railroad layouts in Templar's Hall, storytelling, and crafts.

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  15. Train show fills D&N CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | North Platte Bulletin

    A golden train solid gold -- was a feature attraction Saturday and Sunday at the annual model train show in North Platte. Vendors and hobbyists took part as the Nebraska West Central Division of the National Model Railroad Association gathered for the 21st annual show, with complex displays of tracks and switches, at the D&N Event Center.

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  16. Orange Legion Post 127 Hosts Celebration of Life Today 3-6 p.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Orange Live

    ... on the water and was active with U.S. Power Squadron in the 70's and 80's. Other favorite activities were model railroading, gardening, and in his younger days spelunking and rowing (crew). He also grew up with a fascination for flight that led him ...

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  17. TrainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Messenger

    Davis, who is the superintendent of Prairie Lakes Division of the National Model Railroad Association, is one of four members who put together a traveling model train track for the Model Train Show at the Kossuth County Agriculture and Motorsports Museum in Algona on Saturday. "We take our parts home and when we come to the shows we put them together," said Davis, who is from Everly.

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  18. Page 13 : Museum spotlights model trainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Mueller tells a familiar story from the world of model railroading. A generation of mostly boys grew up playing with model trains.

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  19. 2 accused of stealing $64,000 in Lionel trainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Courier News

    A Sayreville man has recovered some of his prized Lionel trains but is still hoping to recover more now that a Kearny mother and son have been accused of stealing about $64,000 worth of his collectibles. 2 accused of stealing $64,000 worth of Lionel trains A Sayreville man has recovered some of his prized Lionel trains but is still hoping to recover more now that a Kearny mother and son have been accused of stealing about $64,000 worth of his collectibles.

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  20. Model RR group plans open houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Great Bend Tribune

    The Golden Belt Model Railroad Association will hold an open house from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 26, at the First United Methodist Church, 2123 Forest Ave. in Great Bend.

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