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Two I-4 Ramps In Downtown Orlando To Close Permanently Due To Interstate Redesign

You’ve seen the construction equipment starting to collect along I-4, and if you pass the Maitland Blvd or Kirkman Rd exits, you’ve seen the cranes looming over the roadway. 154 more words


Sir Walter Scott, the Historical Romance, and the Creation of a National Identity - Part I

Walter Scott was the first great writer to recognize the potential of historical romance as a “dramatic narration of national history, a modern commercial equivalent of the old national epic. 1,097 more words

British History

Thorn amongst roses.

Lately there seems to be always more women around than men. It shows up especially at birthday parties. Of course in the age group of people in the range of 65 to 85, many men have carked it.  681 more words

Gerard Oosterman

Ivanhoe, Minnesota

My model railroad of the Dakota, Minnesota and Eastern (DME) has three towns on the lower deck. The first town out of staging and heading in an easterly direction (to the left) is Ivanhoe, Minnesota. 993 more words

DME Model Railroad

The wonders of nature, right here in our collective back yard

Raymond and I were very pleased last night to join with a couple of hundred other people in taking in a presentation by legendary Canadian nature photographers and videographers John and Janet Foster. 689 more words

„Robin Hood“ by Roger Lancelyn Green – Book Review (without spoilers)

Roger Lancelyn Green is a wonderful author of the 20th century. He gathered many original sources of tales and myths and then turned these into an easy-to-read, „chronological“ format to bring these old stories to the young and old alike. 660 more words

Book Review

Open Living: Australian architect turns living room into street view

IN A time where people open up to countless strangers through social media every day, it is interesting that exposing your living room to passers-by still seems to be a confronting concept. 260 more words