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Landslide Closes Hazelwood Road, Threatens Power Lines

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A landslide is threatening a home in Hazelwood.

The steady buzz of power saws is music to the ears of T.J. Spina. It means progress is being made clearing the trees and dirt piled up behind his house on Imogene Road. 232 more words


utterly devoid

It’s National Potato Salad Day, National Peanut Cluster Day, and National Pancake Day, in these United States.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

Where to go, what to see, and why bother? 541 more words

New York City

Norfolk, VA: Profiles in Zinc - White Bronze Markers of Norfolk's African American Cemeteries, Norfolk Society for Cemetery Conservation

A tour of Norfolk’s historical African American cemeteries is a veritable walk through history. Cemeteries offer an important, tangible connection to history allowing closer interpretation of days past than most other sources can. 135 more words


auto hypnosis

It’s National Patty Melt Day, in these United States.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

Y’know, after all this time, it feels like certain sections of my particular oeuvre are running a bit dry. 226 more words

New York City

future freedom

It’s Revolution and Youth Day, in the nation of Tunisia.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

Another day in Calvary, another dead New York City Irishman who changed the world. 829 more words

New York City

sterile abysses

It’s National Religious Freedom Day, in these United States.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

One is a fan of the U.K.’s long running science fiction serial “Doctor Who.” A villain recently added to the rogues gallery of the time traveling television hero is a race of aliens called the Weeping Angels. 367 more words

New York City

possible reinforcements

Block by block in LIC, from grave to rail.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

In a post last week – I mentioned that shortly after visiting the Kosciuszko Bridge construction site, the burning thermonuclear eye of God itself had managed to burn off the atmospheric gray miasma which had occluded it. 639 more words