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Our train, “The City of New Orleans,” pulled into the Big Easy on Thursday at roughly the same time President Obama flew in on Air Force One.
I had a sinking feeling when we left town for a trip around the country that I wouldn’t see John Germany again. Just before leaving he had invited me over to listen to an interview he was giving to two Jewish war ...
You learn most of what you need to know about how much Amtrak loves Tampa when the train you take out of town is a bus.
John Germany was sitting in the study of his Bayshore home. Directly behind him on the wall, just above his head, was a letter from Winston Churchill thanking him for that box of Tampa cigars he hand delivered years ago....
I’m betting few of you know this story of the Nautilus.
It only has been a couple of weeks, but already Rob Rowen has reached near folk hero status around the country.
I had a part-time job after school at the A&P grocery store on Dale Mabry near Henderson Boulevard.
I semi-retired a year ago today, cutting back my columns that appear here in Mother Trib from four a week to two.