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The Syracuse and Baldwinsville Railroad

Back in 1886, a group formed the Syracuse and Baldwinsville Railroad to service the mills on the Seneca River in the village.  This bit of history of my hometown of Baldwinsville, New York fascinated me.  I grew up hearing trains … Continue reading

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View 174: Bedford Falls

In 1946, the movie It’s A Wonderful Life introduced the world to Bedford Falls, New York.  A fictitious village in upstate New York which people living in Seneca Falls, New York thought looked very familiar.  Starting with the steel truss … Continue reading

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Assignment 8: Travel Photography

Those of you who followed or joined in on my last assignment got a heads up about this one. As this is a long assignment, I am now listing the latest photo assignment (or challenge) at the top of the … Continue reading

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Fishing on the Canal

The weather has been hazy, hot and humid the last few days.  This creates some interesting atmospheric conditions which made for a very orange-red sunset last night.  Down near Lock 24, this gentleman was fishing in the relative cool of … Continue reading

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B’ville from Space

I was trying to come up with a unique idea since I have featured my hometown of Baldwinsville (known as B’ville to many in these parts), New York several times on this blog.  The one idea I had went by … Continue reading

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