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The only parking I could imagine would be if the owners turned their backyards into a parking area and had clients go in from the alley.
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Ann, if they became commercial, where would anyone park? I would be surprised if any would be able to work out having a business.
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I remember the whole thing like it was yesterday
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Some politicians didn't want it that way....It's a shame what's happened for sure.
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According to information put out by Typepad, the blog hosting company, they were the victim of a hacking attack during the night which kept most blogs from loading for a good part of the morning. I am happy to see... Continue reading
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Here's a view of what has happened to the homes along Vandalia in Collinsville due to IDOT's expanding of the road. As we were heading to Carisilos for dinner after Maundy Thursday church, I drove and Dale took these pictures... Continue reading
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So Chelsea Clinton is expecting her first child and Bill and Hillary are thrilled they will be grandparents. So it isn't a fetus or clump of cells afterall. Good to know. Continue reading
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A new study has determined the exact age at which men get grumpy. 70. Continue reading
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The real sugar Mexican Coke tastes so much better than the regular Coke made with corn syrup, but until today (!) we had to buy them singly. We aren't members of Sam's club where they can be bought by the... Continue reading
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I'd gladly settle for some global luke-warming. Continue reading
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Well yes there is and it will be paying Paul Krugman 25,000 a month to “play a modest role in our public events” and “contribute to the build-up” of a new “inequality initiative.” It is not clear, and neither CUNY... Continue reading
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Sprint recently jumped into the children's market with a phone it's marketing as one parents can use "to give their child the safety and communication tools they need when they are away from home." The phone is for 5-12 year... Continue reading
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Math. This is how I feel. click to enlarge Continue reading
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I did not realize M&M's put out limited edition special flavored candies for certain times of the year until I saw a story on their White Chocolate Carrot Cake M&M's. These came out for the first time last Easter time... Continue reading
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But it's cool, isn't it Rand?
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I remember wearing a skirt as well, Diane.
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It's just paint Ron.
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A book,The Future Dictates of Fashion by W. Cade Gall, was found in London recently and the illustrations from that book were published in the January 1893 edition of Strand magazine. Mr Gall drew pictures of what he saw as... Continue reading
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In the Netherlands light-absorbing glow-in-the-dark road markings have replaced streetlights on a 500m stretch of highway. This looks fantastic in large part because the lane markings can actually be seen. There is something in the paint powder which is activated... Continue reading
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Last week it was Mars lining up with the earth and moon, tonight it will be a Blood Moon during a total lunar eclipse. And there's more for sky watchers, this is just the first of 4 Blood Moons/total lunar... Continue reading
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Scary. It looks as though the Drug Enforcement Agency has begun targeting people who go to garden centers, especially hydroponic type garden centers. They have been raiding the homes of some of those who bought supplies at these places. Chicago... Continue reading
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A Sunday tweet from David Burge (Iowa Hawk) said this: "First warm day of spring in Chicago, when the murderers come out of hibernation."This brought to mind a conversation we had with one of our seminary students Saturday morning. He's... Continue reading
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There are a lot of out of business and shuttered malls across this country and a group of old mall lovers has put together photos of how 7 of these once thriving malls look now. Crestwood Plaza in the St.... Continue reading
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It's most amazing that someone noticed this, a someone who thinks or visualizes life in numbers. From Robert Blakeley Every day this week is going to be the same backwards 4/12/14 4/13/14 4/14/14 4/15/14 4/16/14 4/17/14 4/18/14 4/19/14 Continue reading
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From a KSDK viewer tweet, she and her horse in a selfie. Here's the picture in case you don't want to go to the twitter link. The best by far. And speaking of selfies, the American Psychiatric Association has classified... Continue reading
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