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Blooming Orchids Are The “Picture Of The Week”

Orchids on the Big Island

KONA, HAWAII — The “Picture Of The Week” was taken in Kona, Hawaii and is of blooming orchids on the Big Island.  Staying for a few days or a few weeks, Kona is the perfect place to explore the newest island in the Hawaiian chain.  The Island of Hawaii has it all for the adventurer, including […]

April 4th, 2016 | Posted in Picture of the Week | Read More »

Rainbow Falls In Hilo Part Of Waterfalls & Botanical Gardens Tour

Hawaii Waterfalls

BIG ISLAND, HAWAII — Journey through old sugar plantation towns as your tour manifests itself into an impressive selection of Big Island waterfalls and scenic attractions. The foremost of these include the Waipio Valley Lookout, Akaka Falls, Kamaee Falls at World Botanical Gardens, Onomea at Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden, Hilo Farmers Market and Rainbow Falls. […]

March 20th, 2016 | Posted in Picture of the Week | Read More »

Christmas Festivities In Edinburgh, Scotland

ChristmasEdinburgh

Christmas festivities in Edinburgh starts early – in fact the countdown begins in November. Princes Street Gardens and St Andrews Square is the festival hub and includes ice skating rinks, Christmas markets and fairground rides including a Big Wheel boasting amazing views over the city.  For more information on staying in Edinburgh, please visit www.bb-edinburgh.com. […]

November 29th, 2015 | Posted in Picture of the Week | Read More »

Massawa: A port city at the edge of the Red Sea

Eritrea

Massawa, also known as Mitsiwa is a city on the Red Sea coast of Eritrea located at the northern end of the Gulf of Zula beside the Dahlak Archipelago. An important port for many centuries, it was ruled by a succession of polities, including the Axumite Empire, Medri Bahri Kingdom, the Umayyad Caliphate, various Beja […]

November 15th, 2015 | Posted in Picture of the Week | Read More »

Running The National Mall In D.C.

Run The National Mall

On any given sunny day, and on a surprising number of cold ones, the National Mall is filled with runners. Students, yoga moms pushing strollers, old men, you name it. Everybody loves to run on the National Mall and here are a few reasons why. According to Map My Run, a full loop around the […]

September 5th, 2015 | Posted in Picture of the Week | Read More »

Wedding Ceremonies At The W Hotel In Scottsdale

W Hotel In Scottsdale

SCOTTSDALE, AZ — From the perfect proposal to the dreamiest honeymoon, W Hotels always provides a brilliant backdrop for a wedding or commitment ceremony that reflects who you are as a couple. And sensationally styled spaces are just the beginning. When you wed with W Hotels, you’ll get to enjoy exclusive Whatever/Whenever® services so your […]

August 22nd, 2015 | Posted in Picture of the Week | Read More »

Van Nuys Council & U.S. Congressmen Team Up On Immigration Summit

Congressman Cardenas

Pictured from left to right: Van Nuys Councilman Daniel Luna, Van Nuys Council Vice President Howard Benjamin, Congressman Luis Gutierrez, Congressman Tony Cardenas, and the Honorary Mayor of Van Nuys & Council President George Christopher Thomas. About Tony Cárdenas (D-San Fernando Valley) Raised by hard-working immigrant parents, Tony Cárdenas was brought up with simple ideals […]

March 23rd, 2015 | Posted in Picture of the Week | Read More »

The Jefferson Memorial At Night Is The “Picture Of The Week”

The Jefferson Memorial

Pictured: The Jefferson Memorial at Night, photo by: Destination DC.  The Thomas Jefferson Memorial is a presidential memorial in Washington, D.C., dedicated to Thomas Jefferson, (1743–1826), one of the most important of the American “Founding Fathers” as the main drafter and writer of the “Declaration of Independence”, member of the Continental Congress, Governor of the […]

January 3rd, 2015 | Posted in Picture of the Week | Read More »

Van Nuys Neighborhood Council Members Chatting At The 75th Anniversary Of Fire Station #39

Van Nuys Neighborhood Council

Pictured: Van Nuys Neighborhood Council Members Chatting At The 75th Anniversary Of Fire Station #39 this Saturday in Van Nuys, CA.  The VNNC proudly hosted a booth at the community celebration, which was well attended by local government leaders, including LA City Councilwoman Nury Martinez. George ThomasMore Posts

November 22nd, 2014 | Posted in Blog,Picture of the Week | Read More »

Van Nuys Boulevard In The 1930’s Is The “Picture Of The Week”

Van Nuys Blvd.

Though badly damaged, this photograph of Van Nuys Boulevard taken in the 1930s is none the less an historic treasure. It is a gift to the Museum of the San Fernando Valley from Tammy and Jim Bain of Ridgway, Colorado. George ThomasMore Posts

September 13th, 2014 | Posted in Picture of the Week | Read More »

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