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LONDON FROM THE WINDOW OF A TAXI CAB

Kings Cross Station – London

It had been a long time since I was in London for any reason, but recently we had the pleasure of being invited to a luncheon with my partner’s brother and cousins, a bit of a reunion you could say, and very pleasant it was. 276 more words

Beauty

COMELEC to conduct mock polls in 20 cities and towns nationwide

Mock polls will be conducted by the COMELEC in 20 cities and towns across the country
The COMELEC said the mock polls is intended to get  an idea of how Election Day would be like… 18 more words

Does the Maker Movement Hold the Key to Economic Growth?

The power of this movement is its ability to draw production back into cities. This can have profound economic and social benefits.

A man builds a 3D printer at a makerspace. 627 more words

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Fun Fact Friday: Amsterdam

Happy Friday everyone! I hope you had a wonderful adventure filled week. It is time for yet another Fun Fact Friday, so curl up in your chair, grab some snacks, and join me for another history filled session. 368 more words

Adventure

Arms of Albatana, Spain

In use since at least 1991

Blazon: Or from the sea in base barry wavy azure and argent three mounts proper, issuant therefrom as many sprigs vert, all within a bordure of the field charged with four saffron flowers slipped gules

Heraldry

New York mayor's zoning plans: Green, but not so good for affordable housing

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s affordable housing plan is good for density, transit access, and the environment — but will it deliver the 80,000 units of new affordable housing he’s promised? 913 more words

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"Lost Kansas Communities" Gets Update

The Lost Kansas Communities archive, which I mentioned almost a year ago, looks like it’s gotten some updates. Lost Communities is a Web site chronicling towns in Kansas that used to exist but now do not.

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