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A Holiday Gift Guide for the Watch-Collecting Renaissance Man – Watchtime.com


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A Holiday Gift Guide for the Watch-Collecting Renaissance Man
Watchtime.com
For the connoisseur of both fine art and classical horology, there’s the eye-catching sculptures of Berd Vaye — founded by artists “Edward K.” and “Albert A.” and helmed by watch-industry veteran and former Glashütte Original U.S. brand manager Steven

Superbird a super show-stopper at year-ending Cars & Coffee – Florida Times-Union


Florida Times-Union

Superbird a super show-stopper at year-ending Cars & Coffee
Florida Times-Union
1,184 in the NASCAR program. Petty did switch manufacturers in 1970 and won eight races with the winged Plymouth. However, due to increasing emissions regulations, combined with higher insurance rates for high-performance cars and NASCAR’s ban on the

A Young Gun’s Homebuilt, No-Budget 1930 Ford Coupe – Hot Rod Network


Hot Rod Network

A Young Gun’s Homebuilt, No-Budget 1930 Ford Coupe
Hot Rod Network
There was no floor and the bottom 12 inches of the car all of the way around was rotted away. It was not even close to running. With the body falling apart, I took everything apart. The frame was so badly pitted that I had to buy another one at a swap

Historic, Struggling Sam’s Park & Shop Plaza Tenants Offer Lukewarm Welcome To New Target – WAMU 88.5


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Historic, Struggling Sam’s Park & Shop Plaza Tenants Offer Lukewarm Welcome To New Target
WAMU 88.5
It may look like an ordinary strip mall, but Sam’s Park & Shop on Connecticut Avenue Northwest in the Cleveland Park area is highly regarded by locals. Built in 1931, it’s one of the first examples of a full-service shopping center designed for people

Preserving a Historic Home Takes Patience—and Reverence – Mansion Global

Preserving a Historic Home Takes Patience—and Reverence
Mansion Global
In 2016, Marika Broere and Tony Hillebrandt, both 60, purchased Frank Lloyd Wright’s Eppstein House, for $368,000. The house was built in 1951 in Galesburg, Michigan, as part of a Usonian community. “When we found this house for sale in Michigan, it

Where to Go for ‘Best of Show’ – Valley News


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Where to Go for ‘Best of Show’
Valley News
“If we go back to stock, that’s where the value is.” For a car that’s worth millions, the quality of the restoration can make a huge difference in its eventual sale price. In the long run, almost all cars get sold. Sargent is as much a consultant and a

Why You Should Think Twice About Drinking From Ceramics You Made by Hand – Mental Floss

Mental FlossWhy You Should Think Twice About Drinking From Ceramics You Made by HandMental FlossThe personal finance website looked at four energy costs: electricity, natural gas, car fuel, and home heating oil. After putting these components together,…

Business News in Brief, Week of Dec. 10, 2017 – New Haven Register

New Haven RegisterBusiness News in Brief, Week of Dec. 10, 2017New Haven RegisterWALLINGFORD — Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England and Westchester Properties recently received two Home Builders Industry awards in the sales and marketing categor…

Meet the man who bought Albany’s biggest, ugliest building (Video) – Albany Business Review


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Meet the man who bought Albany’s biggest, ugliest building (Video)
Albany Business Review
An antique solid-wood door for a walk-in freezer/cooler, with original hinges and handle: $500 to $1,500. Blum can explain the origin and significance of every piece, the details unspooling quickly from his photographic memory. He’s not showing off

Trolley Museum In The Holiday Spirit – Hartford Courant

Trolley Museum In The Holiday SpiritHartford CourantWinterfest and the Tunnel of Lights is now open for the holiday season at the Connecticut Trolley Museum, each weekend through Dec. 23. Open every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday night throughout the hol…