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C’est le Bronx!

Hollywood has created an image of The Bronx that is hard to shake. This dynamic area of The Big Apple is shining. In my New York series of interviews I try to show another side to the boro that is … Continue reading

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New York City Speaks.

Hello everyone. The city that is near and dear to my heart just saw me fall deeper in love. Come walk the streets with me and meet the people and see the streets that make this city great! It’s a … Continue reading

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Life – Not by Design.

Hello everyone, Once again I found myself chatting with another person who has let life lead him where it will, and our paths have crossed many times, now I share a bit of his story with you. Sebastian ‘Bas’ Pot, … Continue reading

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The Welder’s Way.

Hello everyone. Hope all is as good as it can be. What does life have in store for us, and how can we make a difference to those around us? Here Jerry shows that the path to where we are … Continue reading

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Keeping music live, local and dynamic.

In my village in the south of France we had the privilege to listen to music with an international flavour. Musicians from France, Italy, Ireland, Scotland and Turkey shared their varied talents which brought us all together to dance, listen and enjoy the diverse music. … Continue reading

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Wind Turbines – The other side of the story.

I love watching the large vanes of wind turbines spinning and creating usable electricity. I prefer that sight to the steam coming out of cooling towers in a nuclear facility any day. In the wake of Fukushima and other like disasters, why wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Nothing Concrete – A band with strong foundations!

In a small venue in Toulouse France, Fergus McKay talks about his ongoing musical projects based in the south of France utilizing the world at large as his studio full of musicians. Check out his other projects here: http://www.bandolino.co.uk Enjoy … Continue reading

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Two Bronx boys, Biarritz France, Seafood, Plastic waste, art projects and more…….

Why seal plastic that washes up on the shores of Southern France in small food cans? Daniel Lanzilotta says, “Why not?” With the beaches as his art supply shop, Daniel explains the premise behind his intriguing artwork. Watch the process and have … Continue reading

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A bit of ‘Cable Magic’ and a smile.

I remember it vividly. My new cycling companion from Liverpool and I were pedaling through Poland back in 1992 when we came across this young lad sitting on the side of the road limply kicking his soccer ball as his … Continue reading

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