This will be a 2 part post. Maybe even more! My better camera battery had inexplicably died. I had to use my backup camera, but it doesn’t take as good of pictures. 262 more words
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BROCKTON (CBS) – It was no Halloween hoax.
Some grave robbers actually went to the Union Cemetery in Brockton and stole the heavy brass doors off five mausoleums Wednesday night. 227 more words
His full name was about as long and storied as his career: Philippe Regis Denis de Keredern de Trobriand. He was a Baron, a novelist, a painter, a gardener, a member of the Garde Lafayette (Fifty-fifth New York), a hero of Gettysburg, and summertime resident of Bayport. 98 more words
I first moved to Calgary when the city was little more than one hundred years old. Coming from a country where a ‘new’ bridge built to replace an ‘old’ one could still be 500 years old, it didn’t seem to me that a place like Calgary could have much history. 471 more words