Sunday, September 16, 2007

A Random Collection

This is just a disjointed collection of some of the photos that I took this weekend.

In downtown Kenosha there was a car show this weekend on Saturday.

A 1902 Rambler

A Black GTO, my dream car.


Kenosha is putting up a sculpture of Christopher Columbus on the lake front.

We also went to an apple farm where they had some veggies and other items on display.

Kenosha County Deputy Frank Fabiano was killed earlier this year on duty. His name was added on Friday to the memorial.

And a random picture of the streetcar.


Cathy said...

What an adorable town!!!
Do they really still use streetcars??

I have GOT to go there now...

Thanks for sharing.

catholicandgop said...

They have about 4 or 5 of them (the Green one I guess is the Chicago one). The streetcars don't actually go anywhere, they go in a big 2 or 3 mile loop around the development HarborPark, past downtown, the lakefront, etc. There was some talk of expanding the route (I think it would be great to extend it towards Carthage College along the lakefront), but the system is not popular among the people of Kenosha.

If you ever stop in town though, a ride is only $.25 a person and if you get a chatty driver you can learn a whole lot. Around Christmas they have them decorated, and Santa, elves and Scrooge ride along with you.

John said...

What year was that Goat? Looks like a '65 or '66 but hard to tell for sure from the picture.

That old Rambler doesn't look much more refined than the '66 Rambler Cross Country wagon the family had.

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