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Welcome to Splenderville...

What a wonderfully sounding name for a suburb! Obviously designed by a real estate agent with up-market customers in mind. What’s changed…

Pity it didn’t last, like so many other street and area names I came across  in  a 1929 Adelaide map drawn to my attention by auctioneer Peter the Irish at Small and Whitfield’s auction last week. 101 more words


2015 Topps Heritage Case Break—TOMORROW NIGHT!

Get your game faces on, boys and girls, because it’s just about time to crack that wax! I’ve had this case of 2015 Topps Heritage sitting on our dining room table for far too long and I’m itching to tear into it! 135 more words


Hampi: The Hippie Paradise

Hampi is salvation for a worn-out and wary traveller. After being robbed on my last trip nearly 3 years ago, I had sort of lost faith in the joy of travel and didn’t venture out unless it be for work. 1,243 more words


ROXY x Pendleton. We <3 This.

We have a new collaborative partner with Roxy, a premiere surf and beach brand for women.

With several bikinis, two of which show strong 1940s influence, a coverup, towel, beach throw and more, it’s a perfect pairing of Pendleton’s surf roots and Roxy’s place in competitive surfing. 155 more words

Pendleton Woolen Mills

A Heritage of Faithfulness - My Thoughts about Dr. Kenneth Ridings

In 1999, I started at Fruitland Baptist Bible College (then, Fruitland Baptist Bible Institute). Dr. Kenneth Ridings was the President, and one of my first professors. 711 more words

Oshawa Ablaze

By Jillian Passmore, Visitor Experience Co-ordinator

The Oshawa Fire Department has a long history. As early as December 16 1866, the Oshawa Village Council noted that some insurance companies in Quebec were refusing to insure municipalities without fire protection services. 744 more words

Oshawa Community Museum