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Fire Destroys P&LE Station near Beaver Falls

A Pittsburgh & Lake Erie passenger station in Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, will be razed after it was heavily damaged by fire.

Firefighters told local news media that trying to bring the blaze under control was difficult because the area had no fire hydrants. 57 more words

Railroad News

Family Time

My daughter was the surprise for Dan’s retirement/Father’s Day family get-together. She flew in from Texas with one grandbaby just in time for the Central Valley’s big heat wave. 183 more words

What a topsy-turvy world

Maybe I’m getting just a bit long in the tooth, but the longer I live the more I despair of the lack of respect and appreciation for those most deserving. 431 more words

Teaching

Hook & Ladder Hokum

Directors: George Stallings & Frank Tashlin
Release Date: April 28, 1933
Stars: Tom and Jerry
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In ‘Hook & Ladder Hokum’ Tom and Jerry are fire fighters. 248 more words

Black And White Films

Firefighters Battling Wildfire Near Valley Springs

VALLEY SPRINGS (CBS13) — A Calfire spokesperson says firefighters have contained 30 percent of a 15-acre fire in Calaveras County. The fire started around 3:30 p.m. 60 more words

News

Peaks and Valleys

One hot morning last week I took a walk past our old house, which is (quite ridiculously) on the SAME street we currently live on, but about a half mile to the east.   615 more words

Whining

Tsunami Tales pt.1: Remember the selfless bravery of Miki Endo in Minamisanriku

On March 11, 2011 Miki Endo (24) kept announcing to the 17,700 citizens of her hometown Mimamisanriku to seek higher ground as the tsunami approached. As the tidal wave engulfed the town, Miki tragically lost her life as the three story building wasn’t high enough to escape. 127 more words

Crisis