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A Favourite Thought-Topic For Me - Evolution of Humankind

On October 14, 2012, my son Allan and I toured New York City's American Museum of Natural History. We were on a three-day father-son vacation, covering off the Federal Reserve Bank, The United States Court of International Trade, the United Nations Building, including a pre-American-Revolution church cemetery, among other sites and sights.

I had wanted to see the Museum's Hall of Human Origins... you know.. skulls and bones 'n…

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Added by William Lark Ritchie on November 13, 2012 at 8:30am — 1 Comment

Confessions of a 70-Year Toronto Toy Man

Some of you already know Louie from my "Louie's Day at the Park" article. After sitting with him over a couple of breakfasts, I've decided capture more of this beautiful man's rich life.



To be honest, I have to admit that even after knowing Louie for 15 years, I never really know him at all. Sure I knew that he was a big baseball fan and that he's a talented craftsman, and maybe even that he's a little fussy about the things he likes to eat. However, I really didn't know Louie until…

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Added by Brian Ritchie on November 12, 2012 at 9:00pm — No Comments

New York City and its Unique Attractions

With a skyline that is renowned the world over, New York City is an incomparable international destination. Whether it’s your first visit to New York or your tenth visit, there’s always something new and refreshing to see and do in New York daily tours. New York City pulsates with an unmistakable vibrancy that attracts more than 45 million visitors annually. The city…

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Added by Larry daron on November 9, 2012 at 1:00am — No Comments

ENJOY THE FUN AND FANTASY OF HOLLYWOOD

Hollywood is proudly known as the entertainment capital of the world. It is the most famous district in Los Angeles. Your trip to this natural entertainment city could bring you lots of excitement. Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood Boulevard, and Melrose Avenue are the three fascinating division, each one of it has its spatiality. 

HISTORY OF HOLLYWOOD:

Hollywood was founded as the independent city in 1903 and later was merged with the city of Los Angeles in 1910. In the same…

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Added by Joseph wedler on November 7, 2012 at 3:30am — 1 Comment

San Diego's Family Attractions an Overview

San Diego is the second largest city in California. This Coastal city is located adjacent to the Mexican border, the Southern Region of California. It is a prominent naval base in United States and is an exciting travel destination for families. There are various theme parks, beaches, trendy shops and restaurants which will attract young children’s and also the elder people. You are assured of …

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Added by Joseph wedler on October 29, 2012 at 7:00am — 1 Comment

Lifetime Memories of New York Tour

The big apple city is often referred to as the city of tall buildings. Due to its rich culture, it is also called the social capital around the world by many. Apart from being one of the biggest places of the United States, it is also a business center of the world. The famous World trade center was situated here. The city has large number of attractions and sightseeing places which draws large number of tourists from all over the world. Being the centre of cultural and…

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Added by Larry daron on October 16, 2012 at 1:31am — No Comments

Louie's Day at the Park

This summer, I was able to play a part in doing something special for a very special person. His name is Louie Di Florio, or to most of his family he’s Nonnie, a variant of Nonno or grandfather, or at least that’s how this endearing term got adopted in his family. Louie is a friend of the family; I guess or I could more accurately say Louie is my brother-in-law’s Nonnie-in-law; as I said, it’s probably best to think of him as a friend of the family. I only came to know Louie when our family…

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Added by Brian Ritchie on October 13, 2012 at 2:00pm — 1 Comment

My waaay too time consuming 2012 Summer Project

Seems to be a lot of Loan Marketing lately on Kamazooie. This is not really my idea of extraordinary experiences but you never know. Buying a new house is definitely a major life event so I guess getting a great home loan could be the start of something great.

Well my situation is a little different; we’re still renovating after many years in the same house. One of my last projects was replacing the old parquet flooring on the main floor with more modern pre-finished oak hardwood.…

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Added by Brian Ritchie on October 1, 2012 at 9:30pm — 2 Comments

California Tours: Top Kayaking Spots

Kayaking is one of the best adventurous water sport played all over the globe and when you are planning a trip to California you have to visit these kayaking spots. It would be a great experience for the tourists and you will enjoy the paddling sport. Here are the top Kayaking spots in California.

Lake Tahoe

Emerald Bay in Lake Tahoe is one of the best places for kayaking sport. There are numerous tours offering services for those who want to paddle in Emerald Bay's calm…

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Added by Joseph wedler on September 20, 2012 at 2:30am — No Comments

New York Tours - Useful Tips for Every Tourist

There are unlimited ways to travel the New York City with huge offers. The city that never sleeps offers a world of exciting prospects to everyone present. The most comprehensive way of experiencing all that the city has to offer would be to go along on any one of the fantastic amount of tour services that are provided by various companies in the city. New York…

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Added by Larry daron on September 17, 2012 at 12:49am — No Comments

Historic California tourist Spot Balboa Park - San Diego

Balboa Park in San Diego is one of the largest and historic vacation destinations. While touring California this place just can’t be overlooked, so make sure that you stopover and take a scenic view that will give a revitalizing feel to you. The total area of this mammoth park is 1200 acres and it is an urban cultural park named after Vasco Nunez de Balboa who is a Spanish maritime explorer.…

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Added by Joseph wedler on August 28, 2012 at 2:30am — No Comments

Attitude and Passion...

I know we see a lot of these inspirational videos... but if you have a personal goal burning away at the back of your mind, have a look at this one, you'll enjoy it.

http://www.flickspire.com/m/Lgroup/PowerOfAttitude?lsid=93b414d713d8df07701b7cac8ccd6c0a

Another one that I've been thinking about in the area of attitude and what motivates us is passion.  I think I…

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Added by Brian Ritchie on August 24, 2012 at 9:00am — No Comments

preparing to say goodbye

Just got back from a day in Peterborough at the old cottage...........I'd forgotten how beautiful the view is looking west over the lake. It sure brought back a lot of memories of the place where our kids enjoyed their summer holidays and weekends. I just submitted the request today for a demolition permit to demolish the old place.......our son Steve is going to build a new cottage on the site, so we won't have the old place any more, but all the memories will be intact. It was the one…

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Added by Harvey Bates on August 23, 2012 at 11:58pm — 2 Comments

Popular New York Tours and New York Bus Tours

When you are looking for the most time vacationing, nothing comes to close to experiencing the sightseeing and pleasures of the New York Tours. The city has everything one can wish for - restaurants, bars, discotheques, museums, parks and many more. There is something for every member of the family. As reported in major dailies in the recent times, New York Bus…

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Added by Larry daron on August 16, 2012 at 2:30am — No Comments

Secret Weekend Escapes in California

Most of the tourists visiting California are young and enthusiastic youths and they love to hang-out at a peaceful and lovely spots. Here are those secret destinations one can visit in California Tours.

1. Pacific Grove - Near Monterey

Pacific Grove is a coastal city located between Point Pinos and Monterey. It is known as America’s last hometown and is filled with…

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Added by Joseph wedler on July 18, 2012 at 7:00am — No Comments

Travel the New York Main Attractions in 9 Hours

Going around the Statue of Liberty to the Empire State Building to Times Square, New York shuttle tours feature a plethora of iconic landmarks, enchanting tourist spots and some historic sites. Anybody visiting New York would obviously want to see them all and not miss any. But the question is how many of them can you truly see within 9 hours.



Here are some of the memorable places you must see and the…

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Added by Larry daron on July 18, 2012 at 1:58am — No Comments

Mesmerizing Napa Valley - California

Napa Valley is one of the most popular tourists' spot in United States and is Located to the North of San Francisco. It is a perfect destination to attract millions of tourists every year. If you are really amongst the aspiring visitors to spend the best holiday tour, then you can get ready for Tours of California. Right from the fabulous touring spots, amazing viewpoints to the lavishing…

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Added by Joseph wedler on June 29, 2012 at 3:30am — No Comments

Sightseeing of New York Daily Tours

New York Daily Tours are for everyone and it is something special for travel freaks.  While traveling this large city you can take a look at the tons of historical buildings and living, breath taking cultures. Here are some of the tourist things that you should concentrate on.



Times Squares :



One of…

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Added by Larry daron on June 21, 2012 at 6:13am — No Comments

Amazing Sightseeing spots in California

California is one of the most popular tourist destinations when one is visiting The Unite States. The climatic condition is great and it has plenty of attractions for which the tourists flock to this beautiful state. There are numerous choices regarding the places one can visit. This west coast state boasts of thousands of travelers year round. Gorgeous beaches, national parks, waterfalls, the list of…

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Added by Joseph wedler on June 14, 2012 at 5:00am — No Comments

Wonders of San Francisco for your rejuvenating vacation experience

Touring San Francisco is one among the best decisions you are ever bound to take for your vacation plans. San Francisco is the beautiful city of California that attracts tourists all around the year. Tourists simply fall in love with this city and retired tourists who have settled in San Francisco stand as a testimony for its beauty. The cultural heritage…

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Added by Olivia Emily on May 18, 2012 at 3:32am — No Comments

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4 Industries Which Make Extensive Use of Stainless Steel

Posted by Jack Smith on May 22, 2019 at 2:43am 0 Comments

Stainless steel has become an indispensable part of our daily lives. From the small keychain in your purse to the largest towers and bridges, stainless steel is everywhere.

Almost every industry holds stainless steel round bar suppliers in high regards which accounts for their year-long demand. These are the key characteristics of stainless steel, which make…

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Joseph Boyden and other Identify Crises

Posted by Brian Ritchie on April 22, 2019 at 9:00am 0 Comments

It has been a couple of years since APTN broke a controversial story of their investigation into Joseph Boyden’s indigenous roots or the lack thereof. While the dust has largely settled on Mr. Boyden’s claim to shame, the issue of identity for mixed indigenous people is personally challenging one for many of us.…

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Chennai Movers And Packers Specialist Masterminded To Pass On Best Associations

Posted by Shikha Verma on March 14, 2019 at 2:55am 0 Comments

We fundamentally worship our notoriety and to perform #best in the business and to influence a giant statistic, we generally to guarantee that each of our clients gets the best association from us and thus, the social occasion that we utilize is set up in a way that it better understands your basics and continually approach to manage offer you with the finest degree of moving and #pressing associations that you generally require for an inconvenience free #moving. By securing them, you will…

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Why website is important for an Organization?

Posted by Mohaimenul Jowarder on March 9, 2019 at 4:53am 0 Comments

Live in the digital world, a website is now big or small, a necessity for business. If you have a business and do not have a website, then you're probably losing many great opportunities for your business. A website itself can be used to accomplish various marketing strategies to help your business grow. The web is much broader than any other…

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