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Toyota USA: New Texas HQ on the rise

Toyota’s new American corporate headquarters known as ‘One Toyota’ is about halfway to completion in it’s new home of Plano, Texas. The new Toyota campus covers almost 100 acres of land with 2.1 million square feet of office space at a cost of over $1 billion dollars. 167 more words

Former College Swimmer, 22, Drowns During Lifeguard Tryouts in Massachusetts Lake

(ABC News)–A 22-year-old former college swimmer drowned during lifeguard tryouts near Cape Cod, Massachusetts, Saturday night, according to authorities.

A graduate of the State University of New York-Cortland, Jack Jakubek was participating in a fitness test for lifeguards at Pilgrim Lake in Orleans, Massachusetts, when he went missing just before 9 a.m., according to the Orleans Fire-Rescue Department. 201 more words


Mermaid Kisses ~ Starfish Wishes

This was quite a weekend. Memorial day 2016 ranged from HOT HOT HOT to cool and rainy. Something for everyone.

Saturday was the best day and my original plan was to head to the beach. 291 more words


Evaluating the trails

We had a wonderful group of visitors from the Dorchester area over Memorial Day weekend: Priscilla (6), Nia (8), Phoebe (10), Sam (12), and Jane (73). 354 more words

Cape Cod

From drones to old-school flags: Shark alerts both high- and low-tech seek to protect beachgoers

CHATHAM, Mass. — From drones and smartphone apps to old-school flags and signs, a growing great white shark population along the East Coast has officials and researchers turning to responses both high- and low-tech to ensure safety for millions of beachgoers this summer. 855 more words


Weekly photos 21/52

1. This week saw the last days of the school year and fifth grade graduation.

2. The kids all got to choose an ice cream from the ice cream truck as part of graduation celebrations. 89 more words

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Collegiate swimmer from New York drowns during lifeguard tryouts in Cape Cod lake

ORLEANS, Mass. — A New York man who drowned during lifeguard tryouts in a Cape Cod lake was a collegiate swimmer who planned to become an assistant swim coach at his alma mater. 143 more words