Archive for August, 2011

Political Notebook: Gay Republicans endorse Tony Hall for SF mayor – Bay Area Reporter

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011
Political Notebook: Gay Republicans endorse Tony Hall for SF mayor
Bay Area Reporter
Tony Hall, the most conservative of the top 11 candidates seeking to become San Francisco's next mayor, has secured the number one endorsement from the local Log Cabin Republicans' chapter. The gay GOP group voted last week to

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More Nebraska homesteading records doing digital – NebraskaTV

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) – The Beatrice and Brownville collection of more than 4,700 homesteading documents is being digitized. The work is part of an ongoing project to digitize more than 104,000 homesteading documents in Nebraska and a total of 1.6 million …

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Women gather for ‘Girls Just Wanna Have Fun’ event at Log Cabin – MassLive.com

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

MassLive.com
Women gather for 'Girls Just Wanna Have Fun' event at Log Cabin
MassLive.com
By Patricia Cahill, The Republican HOLYOKE – With a picturesque valley spread out below them and blue mountains in the distance, about 100 women met on Wednesday evening for a “Fashion and Farmer's Market” celebration at the Log Cabin Banquet and

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UCA ‘gift’ comes with condition – Log Cabin Democrat

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011
UCA 'gift' comes with condition
Log Cabin Democrat
In 2005, a Log Cabin article stated that Aramark, under a new contract, would give UCA $1.9 million for capital improvements. At the time, former university president Lu Hardin said the money would be used for an addition on the west side of the UCA

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Log Cabin Builder Blue Ridge Log Cabins featured in ABC TV Promo Video – WiredPRNews.com (press release)

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011
Log Cabin Builder Blue Ridge Log Cabins featured in ABC TV Promo Video
WiredPRNews.com (press release)
Campobello, SC (WiredPRNews.com) Blue Ridge Log Cabins, a South Carolina log cabin builder, was recently chosen as the builder for an episode of the hit ABC Television Show, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition. The build, also featuring First Lady Michelle

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Miracle in the Sand – Palm Springs Life

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011
Miracle in the Sand
Palm Springs Life
ONLY ONCE IN THE FOUR YEARS of homesteading did we ever have a piece of ice. It happened this way. Neighbor Green had to drive his mule team one day to Palm Springs to get a bottle of liniment or something. When he started back he purchased a piece of

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BLAST FROM THE PAST: Life Worth Reading… Old friends, new marriage – Morning Star

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011
BLAST FROM THE PAST: Life Worth Reading… Old friends, new marriage
Morning Star
The four made an attempt at homesteading and built a log cabin. Vinton seized an opportunity to become a field engineer, sought training in law by mail, and entered a happy marriage that endured for 60 years and produced three children.

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Conwaypedia: Signs of bygone times – Log Cabin Democrat

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011
Conwaypedia: Signs of bygone times
Log Cabin Democrat
By Log Cabin Democrat Conwaypedia.net is now at 5370 photos and growing. In this undated image from the Log Cabin Democrat's files, eatery row includes some names now lost to time, including Danver's and Minute Man. This image is available here,

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Officials promote living in North College Hill – Cincinnati.com

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

He said Habitat is negotiating to renovate a second home on Sundale Avenue. The city also partners with Cincinnati Housing Partners, the Homesteading and Urban Redevelopment Corp. and Hamilton County to build and renovate single-family …

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Viva’s Log Cabin – Kawartha Media Group (blog)

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011
Viva's Log Cabin
Kawartha Media Group (blog)
This log cabin from 1990 is typical of the care she took with each stitch. Active in the St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church in Carleton Place, she sewed almost right up to her death. This gem belongs to Marilyn Snedden of Blakeney (halfway between

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