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Columbia Heights, Minnesota

I. Roman Scandals (1933)

Back in June I watched an old movie at the Heights Theater in Columbia Heights, Minnesota (map). In the film, a man gets bonked on the head and wakes up in ancient Rome…” 638 more words


Kevin Klinkenberg to Speak at Upcoming Encourage Health Lecture Series

(SAVANNAH, GA) On Tuesday, April 19 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Kevin Klinkenberg will talk about “Going Old School: Walk your way to better health” as the first of four lectures in the Encourage Health Educational Series for 2016. 685 more words

Dayton and Bellevue Join The Trend of Walkable Communities

by Jennifer Sierra

There are many reasons that walkable communities are becoming more desirable places to live and work. Throughout the world, walkable communities are hosts to the healthiest and happiest people. 716 more words


80 MPH: Is Michigan Putting Speed Before Safety?

This blog has been updated with a definition of the 85th percentile standard. For a simple guide to this concept, please visit: Michiganspeedlimits.org

Legislators are back in Lansing and are once again talking about transportation. 1,900 more words

Michigan Transportation

Four Reasons To Live In A Walkable Community

Back in the day before suburban communities erupted walkable communities were a norm.  I can remember Woolworths was next to the bank that was next to the shoe store that was next to the bakery that was next to the movie theater.   545 more words

Family Life

Urban Trails

While visiting near Portland, Oregon this week, I made a point to power walk through the urban trails found in the suburbs pf Portland. My cousins live in Tigard and these trails are wonderful to walk through. 119 more words


dray0308 reblogged this on Dream Big, Dream Often and commented:

"Walk-able communities and urban trails are vital for the health and well-being of the citizens..." Walkable neighborhoods and communities can help lots of folk shed some much needed lbs!!!

3 Things To Consider When Investing In Real Estate

“If you don’t build your dream, someone will hire you to help build theirs.” – Tony Gaskins

That one statement should motivate most of us into achieving financial independence and stability.   500 more words

Real Estate