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THE RETURN OF THE PERE MARQUETTE

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BACK IN TRAINING

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LIFE IS A JOURNEY, NOT A DESTINATION

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O, CHRISTMAS WREATH; O, CHRISTMAS WREATH

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TRAINING FOR WINTER

My favorite way to travel in winter?  By rail, of course.  Here are some of my favorite training for winter shots from the archives:

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THE SCENIC ROUTE TO CHICAGO

Joe Rochetto and I motored to Chicago Saturday to attend Solemn Vespers at the Monastery of the Holy Cross in his native Bridgeport neighborhood, and Joe, who was at the wheel, asked: “Should we take the scenic route?”  To which … Continue reading

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WALKING WITH TRAIN

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TRAINING IN THE RAINING

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BIRTHDAY BOY

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START TO FINISH

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BLUE WATER IN THREE OAKS

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MANY HAPPY RETURNS

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CHRISTMAS CHARGER

Now here’s your chance to ride along on the Pere Marquette on December 23 (this will only take a minute of your time):

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TRAINING FOR CHRISTMAS

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A CHRISTMAS TALE

The Writes of Christmas by Charles McKelvy For Christmas 2017, I gave myself round-trip train travel between Saint Joseph, Mich. and Chicago, just before Christmas. No surprise, right? But what was surprising was the amount of writing I did on … Continue reading

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