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Steam Power

On a visit to New Jersey a week ago, I took a short visit with a friend to New Hope, PA on the Delaware River just north of Philadelphia.  New Hope is a very artsy and historic little town, very … Continue reading

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Memorial Day 2012

On this Memorial Day weekend, and every Memorial Day, we need to remember what this National Holiday is all about.  I’ve visited a number of National Cemeteries and I’m always moved emotionally by them. This year Memorial Day has special … Continue reading

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Pittsburgh’s Duquesne Incline

If you’ve been to Pittsburgh, PA, you’ve no doubt seen or maybe even ridden on one of the inclines that rise up from the banks of the Monongahela River to the top of the Mount Washington area of the city.  … Continue reading

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The Old Codger

While traveling back from a Jersey Shore vacation last week, we stopped at Old Bedford Village in Bedford, PA for their Wild West reenactment.  I saw this old codger sitting on a front porch, smoking a pipe and thought it … Continue reading

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