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Summer 2015 Train Rides

Trains are an everyday part of my life and I have had a life-long love affair with them. I often find myself wishing that I could have traveled on a train like the 20th Century Limited as depicted in Alfred Hitchcock’s classic, … 130 more words


Why Back-to-School Season Stinks

And just like that, it’s September.

As the air starts to cool and leaves start to fall, we all need to make adjustments to our routine now that kids are going back to school, regardless of our parental status. 270 more words

Just Because

Adventures in Commuting

If you’re not from a large metropolitan area, chances are you’re not very familiar with how public transportation works. When you watch the daily commuters, it’s like watching the whirring gears of a clock as they come together to create an almost perfect timing, cycling through a continuous pattern every day. 471 more words

Xpress buses to offer "find my bus" technology

Xpress commuter bus riders will soon be able to get real-time information about where their bus is located and how soon it will arrive.

Starting in early 2016, customers can access the information through a mobile app on their smartphones or via the website for Georgia Regional Transportation Authority, through a partnership with Atlanta-based RouteMatch Software. 155 more words


Minnesota, Wisconsin Among Top 5 Best States For Driving

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesotans seeking the best driving experience can rest east, as a new ranking places the state among the top five best in the nation. 130 more words


Norbury Avenue rat run re-opened and is 'unsafe' say cyclists

As Inside Croydon reported before the Bank Holiday weekend, Croydon Council has abandoned its Quietway scheme along Norbury Avenue without completing the intended trial period, and all done with seemingly indecent haste, if the state of the signage left behind is anything to go by (see picture right). 545 more words

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Things That Make Us Smile - The Unexpected Edition 

Today was a crappy day. No what, how, where, why’s, it just was. I have been on an emotional roller coaster all day. My eyes are welling up with tears as I write this. 585 more words