Innovative library services “in the wild”

By Kathryn Zickuhr Our new report takes a close look not only at how Americans are using public libraries, but also what sort of services and programming they think libraries should offer — and what they say they would use in the future. But we also wanted to include illustrations of some of these more innovative services, to see what they look like on the ground. Does your library have a neat service we should know about? Send us an email and let us know! And many thanks to everyone who has sent in examples so far. Customers have access to computers with editing software, cameras, camcorders, microphones, and musical keyboards. Additionally, the Skokie media lab has a green screen wall for video projects. And the George W.

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And tourists, who also are barred from using marijuanain rental cars or hotel rooms, face a buy-it-don’t-use-it paradox. A marijuana edible and a cup of coffee? That soon could happen in

In a new Southern Pacific Company was born and branched out into several different industries, including the purchase of Sprint, a telecommunications company.

Houston – Dallas Sunset Limited: For a brief time it appeared the “Big Four” might actually have to share the state’s transportation services with this independent railroad. Such an unthinkable scenario proved short-lived, though, when they purchased the original Southern Pacific on September 29, Beyond, it passed through the San Joaquin Valley reaching Modesto November, , Fresno May, , and Bakersfield November, before dispatching its first train to Los Angeles then a town of less than 10, residents on September 5, As the work trekked south, surveyors ran into a major problem 32 miles outside of Bakersfield, the Tehachapi Mountains.

To tackle this rugged stretch of topography the “Big Four” hired engineer William Hood who designed an impressive route containing eastbound ruling grades compensated of only 2. The line reached the summit at 4, feet although its most endearing feature lay nine miles below where a sweeping loop allowed Hood to keep grades manageable while gaining an additional 77 feet in elevation.

After arriving in Los Angeles, the SP expanded in all directions.

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I became the first man in the history of the Indianapolis Speedway to fail his test twice. There have been some men that failed once and never came back. There have been some men who have failed it once, come back and passed it. But there never has been anyone who has failed twice. In , I failed my test again.

After graduation he spent three years in the Marine Corps stationed in the San Diego area.

Bulletin Board update – There are two new entries on our Bulletin Board: Our club provides numerous activities in the following categories. Man and Woman of the Year. Our man and woman of the year are: Bill King and Debbi Kor. See our Awards page for a list of past men and women of the year and other awards.

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Send it to Jeff Redd, WoodWire editor, by fax at , or email to jeff rlpi. All this and more, only in your full weekly report. A study led by University of California Davis researchers and released Thursday found that two owl species—the northern spotted owl and barred owl—are being exposed to high levels of rat poison from illegal marijuana grows in northern California. For more, click here Department of Commerce slapped an overall tariff of 6. Lakeview Division in Williams Lake where the sawmill building was damaged by fire at the beginning of November.

Approximately once an hour to make the full round trip.

He passed away on July 30, in Loveland, Colorado. Kyle Evans and Rev. Interment followed at 3: On October 25, she married Curtis C. She and her husband welcomed nearly 30 foster children into their home. She was a mother and homemaker and later became an LPN and worked as a nurse at the Plainville Hospital and nursing home, in addition to other hospitals in Kansas and Oklahoma.

Dog Friendly Beaches in the U.S.

Transcribed and annotated by Bruce C. Cooper The Southern Pacific Tradition. In taking over the office of president on December 11, , four days after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, President A. Mercier issued a message to Southern Pacific men and women saying that “our first duty is to our government in the war,” and added: I know the men and women of our railroad. They have what it takes.

There was a clamor for more men, and because of the scarcity of white labor, Crocker experimented with Chinese laborers.

Muir Beach is located Three miles west of Muir Woods along the coastline, Muir Beach is a quiet cove, beach and lagoon. There are no lifeguards at Muir Beach. Dogs are allowed off-leash if they are under voice control. Dogs are not allowed in the lagoon. Point Reyes National Seashore Dogs on a leash no longer than 6 feet are allowed on the following ocean-facing beaches year round: Due to threatened snowy plover habitat, pets are not allowed on the beach south of the trail at Kehoe Beach or on the beach to the north of the North Beach parking lot.

During the elephant seal pupping and mating season December through April , pets and humans are not allowed on the beach south of the South Beach parking lot.

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During the elephant seal pupping and mating season December through April , pets and humans are not allowed on the beach south of the South Beach parking lot.

Saturday, August 1, , at the Minneola Cemetery.

The Town Council will vote on Jan.

J B pursued a career in education, teaching high school Mathematics and Spanish for 10 years in the Los Angeles area.