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Coral Gables: Florida’s Hidden Gem


Florida is a place of dreams for folk of all ages.  There are many well-known locations throughout the state and some that are considered hidden gems, like Coral Gables.
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Guides

Rugby thoughts - Ekatahuna and Stuart Lancaster

This week a mix of thoughts and what’s turned into a bad 90s comedy road movie of a  trip, to see a preseason game. 821 more words

Rugby

Weather You Like it or Not

We’ve got weather coming; the weatherman is telling us we will have freezing rain for our morning commute tomorrow. Our morning commute these days takes us to the Y for a workout or a class, so it is pretty easy to stay home and hunker down, if necessary. 709 more words

Isaac’s Storm: A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History

Isaac’s Storm: A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History by Erik Larson

Isaac Cline was the meteorologist for newly formed U.S. Weather Bureau in Galveston, Texas when the deadly hurricane of 1900 hit and nearly 12,000 people lost their lives. 55 more words

Nonfiction

Lake Lurkers

Martin Maddox wiped the sweat off his forehead with the back of his hand and resumed hacking away at a particularly thick tree branch with his hatchet. 1,858 more words

Pen Of The Damned

Female Hurricanes: Why it's OK when Research Messes Up.

I like the social side of Emergency Management-ology. We already know a lot about the mechanics of Earthquakes and Tornadoes and building failures from Earth Sciences and Engineering. 579 more words

Education

Snow and Storms and Earthquake Swarms

It is time for the weekly disaster report. Let’s start this week with storms and flooding, first Malawi, a country located in southeast Africa has seen torrential rains this week that have led to massive flooding. 518 more words

Disasters