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Number 4398, Washington, Pennsylvania

This  is  Trolley  4398  at  the  Pennsylvania  Trolley  Museum  in  Washington,  Pennsylvania.


View from 14, Washington, Pennsylvania

This  is  the  view  from  the  Number  14  Trolley  at  the  Pennsylvania  Trolley  Museum  in  Washington,  Pennsylvania.


Cincy Streetcar Weekend Service Boosted

Prompted by higher than expected ridership, the operator of the Cincinnati Bell Connector streetcar has increased weekend service.

Transdev said weekend ridership has been 300 percent to 500 percent higher than projected by the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority. 60 more words

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Cincy Streetcar Ridership Topping Expectations

Ridership of the new Cincinnati streetcar line has in the first two weeks of operation exceeded projectors despite some teething issues the system has encountered. 257 more words

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Hello Over There, Hello In Here

Travelling around this city by bus on a Sunday is, to put it politely, challenging. This is especially true on the Number 7 bus that travels from downtown to the far reaches north of the city. 1,125 more words


Yrjönkadun and Other Words Nobody Can Spell

This morning I tried to wake up a little early so that I could do some more sea-watching from the boat before we made landfall.  We were losing an hour so I spent waaaaaay too long trying to figure out when that meant I should set my alarm for and finally settled on the wrong time only to wake up naturally anyway.   1,690 more words

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Jean Shepherd, The Pupa Stage, and The Itchy House

“At fourteen you are made of cellophane. You curl easily and everyone can see through you.”

That’s a quote from Jean Shepherd’s vivid, funny and sad short story of an adolescent moment of truth, called “The Endless Streetcar Ride into the Night, and the Tinfoil Noose.” 50 more words