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  • Beatles landmark: George Harrison tree in Los Angeles
    Beatles landmark: George Harrison tree in Los Angeles
    In 2004, three years after George Harrison died, Los Angeles honored the musician with a unique tribute. Way up in the hills of Griffith Park in Los Angeles sits the George Harrison Tree, a Cayman Island Pine planted in tribute to the ex-Beatle...
  • Shark tank
    Large aquarium burst spewing sharks and glass at people
    In eastern China, a large aquarium full of fish and sharks burst open. Shards of glass, fish and sharks flew out of the aquarium injuring 15 people.The glass of the tank was 10 inch think protective glass. It gave away sending terrified visitors...
  • Union  Station  Christmas
    Christmas at D.C.'s Union Station
    Each day thousands of people pass through Union Station in Washington. Some are commuters on their way to and from work. Some are travelers coming to and going from D.C. Then there are those who just go to Union Station just to eat at their...
  • After the Rain
    3 Ways to solve problems
    Everyone has problems. Life is full of problems! If you have a pulse, you probably have a problem. There are three ways of approaching problems. Two of these paths will catapult you into deeper levels of spiritual awareness and higher levels of...
  • The 'Victorian Rose'
    ‘Victorian Rose’ - a heavenly experience at the ocean’s door
    What about driving up the coast this weekend and stopping at an unusual landmark called the ‘Victorian Rose’? At first glance you will think I’m sending you to church, but don’t worry - this beautiful converted church...
  • Historic Michigan Boulevard
    Image of the Day: Historic Michigan Boulevard District
    The Historic Michigan Boulevard District is the stretch of Michigan Ave. between 11th and Randolph Streets and is one of the most recognizable one-sided streets in the world. The buildings within the district comprise most of the city's...
  • History Museum of Los Gatos
    History Museum of Los Gatos
    Los Gatos and its beautiful downtown is a popular weekend destination for many San Jose residents. The city, however, has much more to offer than just excellent shopping and dining. The History Museum of Los Gatos is a great place to visit...
  • Chicago Shopping
    Shop til’ you drop in Chi-Town
    Shopping in Chicago is not for wimps. We’re talking high-energy, leave-no-stone-unturned, powerhouse shopping. And Chicago’s retail destinations are just as varied and exciting as the treasures you’ll find within their walls.Your...
  • Time to paint - Tell Me - must we stick to the period of the building ?
    Time to paint - Tell Me - must we stick to the period of the building ?
    When we move into that hot brownstone, row home or historic apartment building we think to ourselves, "how will we paint ? Will we keep to the period of the building or should we go all funky and rad ???Me personally, I like historical. I...
  • McNeil Post Office and Store
    McNeil Post Office, Texas
    Mc Neil Post Office is a landmark that stands today since 1888. The Austin White Lime Company operates the lime quarry that was established here along with the Post Office and Store at the side of the two rail ways that intersect at this point, ...
  • Union Station Pittsburgh
    Pittsburgh Area Buildings: Union Station
    In downtown Pittsburgh at the crossroads of Grant Street and Liberty Avenue is Pittsburgh’s historic train station known as Union Station. It’s a building that was designed by famed Chicago architect Daniel Burnham. He was responsible...
  • Fallingwater
    Pittsburgh Area Attractions: Frank Lloyd Wright Home – Fallingwater
    About 50 miles southeast of Pittsburgh is located an example of the architectural genius of Frank Lloyd Wright. It’s known as Fallingwater or the Kaufmann Residence and is an example of creativity in residential living.The home was designed...
  • Musician Sculptures
    Pittsburgh Area Attractions: Musician Statues on Liberty Avenue
    Standing on Liberty Avenue in downtown Pittsburgh are three dedicated larger than life musicians who never stop playing no matter what the weather.They are three 15-foot-sculptures made in concrete that depict musicians. The statues pay homage to...
  • Colorado Springs General William Palmer Equestrian Statue
    The Iron Man, the Colorado Springs Man of Steel – part 1
    This ‘Iron Man’ was a wealthy industrialist and ingenious engineer. This ‘Man of Steel’ was a superman of action and adventure. This superhero was a Delaware Quaker, a decorated Union army soldier, a spy, a Civil War...
  • Fire
    Arson squad investigates landmark motel fire
    A major chunk of the notorious Motel Raphaelon St. Anne de Bellevue Boulevard atthe border of NDG and Ville St. Pierrehas goneup in flames.At least a third of the long-abandoned building is gone after fire ravaged the western part of the two...