Saturday, September 24, 2016
Journeys Into A Dodger Farewell to Vin Scully

A Dodger Farewell to Vin Scully

On Friday Night September 23 Dodger Stadium was the scene of a classy and stirring ceremony to honor Vin Scully who is retiring from the broadcast booth after 67 years. On hand were the likes of Kevin Costner and Sandy Koulfax. A wonderful tribute video was shown as well. Finally, Mr. Scully led the Dodger Read Article

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Friday, September 23, 2016
Journeys Into A Rolling Celebration of the season from town to town in Vermont

A Rolling Celebration of the season from town to town in Vermont

Fall is a beautiful season most anywhere in Vermont, but even more so in the Northeast Kingdom (The Kingdom). The Northeast Kingdom is the northeast corner of the state, comprising Essex, Orleans and Caledonia and having a population at of 64,764 (2010). I The term “Northeast Kingdom” is attributed to George D. Aiken, former Governor of Read Article

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Friday, September 23, 2016
Journeys Into Bullwhacker Days

Bullwhacker Days

A bullwhacker was a driver of an ox wagon or other heavy freight wagon especially in the early settlement of the West. Though not part of the mainstream of the time, bullwhackers played an important role – especially before the advent of the railroads. “The bullwhackers were fright movers. They operated waggons pull by draft animals Read Article

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Friday, September 23, 2016
Journeys Into Oktoberfest American-style

Oktoberfest American-style

German-Americans are the largest self-reported ancestral group in the United States. So, it should not surprise that there are hundreds of large and small Oktoberfest celebrations held annually throughout the country. The largest is to be found at the  Oktoberfest Zinzinnati in Cincinnati. In fact, it is the third largest Oktoberfest in the world after Munich and Read Article

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