Thursday, May 28, 2015
Journeys Into The Challenge of How to Make the Most of A Neighbourhood Business Area

The Challenge of How to Make the Most of A Neighbourhood Business Area

At first glance, they are both admirable goals and non-exclusive of one another. But the Côte-des-Neiges Rd. business section in Montreal finds itself in debate. At the calling of some store owners and residents who have complained for years about a proliferation of signs they describe as either cheap, rundown or distasteful, Côte-des-Neiges—Notre-Dame-de-Grâce is proposing Read Article

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Thursday, May 28, 2015
Journeys Into “Classic New York Toy Store” Closes

“Classic New York Toy Store” Closes

Yes, it has recently been owned by Toys R Us, and it some time ago moved from its classic spot on Fifth Avenue to more modern digs across the street, but the closing of F.A.O. Schwarz’s flagship store in New York is still hitting many hard. F. A. O. Schwarz remains one of New York’s Read Article

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Thursday, May 28, 2015
Journeys Into Farewell to Le Colisee

Farewell to Le Colisee

In a season in which we already said good-bye to Jean Beliveau, we now face the prospect of bid adieu to the “House that Jean Built”. The Colisee in Quebec will host its last hockey match on May 31, the Championship game of the 2015 Memorial Cup Tournament. It is the rink where hockey legend Read Article

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Thursday, May 28, 2015
Journeys Into Passing: Anne Meara

Passing: Anne Meara

Actress and comedian Anne Meara, whose comic work with husband Jerry Stiller helped launch a 60-year career in film and TV, has died. She was 85. Jerry Stiller and son Ben Stiller say Meara died Saturday. No other details were provided. The Stiller family released a statement to The Associated Press on Sunday describing Jerry Read Article

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Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Journeys Into Peggy’s Birthdate

Peggy’s Birthdate

Singer Peggy Lee was born on May 26, 1920 in Jamestown, ND. Born as Norma Douglas Egstrom she got her start at a North Dakota radio station, and got her chance to make it big through the Benny Goodman Orchestra. She was banner carrier for the American Popular Tune, but is probably best known for Read Article

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Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Journeys Into South Bend Synagogue Turned Baseball Souvenir Shop

South Bend Synagogue Turned Baseball Souvenir Shop

The old Yankee Stadium and the Montreal Forum were called “Cathedrals” for their respective sports. But a former house of worship in South Bend, Indiana puts the whole relationship between religion and sport in a different context. The New York Times reports on the community’s oldest synagogue building that not too long ago underwent a Read Article

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Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Journeys Into Remembering the Chicago Stadium – Part 2

Remembering the Chicago Stadium – Part 2

The mighty pipe organ is the most recognizable aspect of the old Chicago Stadium. There were a couple of other items that stood out about the place – especially in reference to hockey being played there. The Stadium was the last NHL arena to retain the use of an analog dial-type large four-sided clock for Read Article

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Sunday, May 24, 2015
Journeys Into A Time to Remember

A Time to Remember

Thanking those who made the ultimate scarifice for us. ShareFollow

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