Decommissioned lighthouses are on the auction block in Michigan and Maryland. For some winners, it’s a dream come true, but maintenance can be laborious.
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- True Cost of Buying a Cheap Lighthouse? That Should Be Visible a Mile Away
By CHRISTINA CARON - Thursday Aug 10, 2017
- The Infrastructure of Higher Ed is Crumbling
By Michael Wyland - Tuesday Jun 6, 2017
Maintenance is easy to defer…until you need to shop on eBay for parts to repair antique equipment you can’t afford to replace.
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- Google and AutoNation partner on self-driving car program
Thursday Nov 2, 2017
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Google is partnering with AutoNation, the country's largest auto dealership chain, in its push to build a self-driving car.AutoNation said Thursday that its dealerships will provide maintenance and repairs for Waymo's self-driving fleet of Chrysler Pacifica vehicles. The agreement will include additional models when Waymo brings them on line.Terms of the multi-year deal were not disclosed.Google has been partnering with a number of car-centric companies like Avis, the ridesharing company Lyft, and Fiat Chrysler.AutoNation Inc., based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, runs about 360 dealerships in the U.S.
- Inspiration from Kurt Vonnegut, Sarah Rozik, Lao Tzu, and More
By Trent Hamm - Saturday Jul 1, 2017
Once a month (or so), I share a dozen things that have inspired me to greater personal, professional, and financial success in my life. I hope they bring similar success to your life. 1. Kurt Vonnegut on building and maintaining “Another flaw in the human character is that everybody wants to build and nobody wants to do maintenance.” — Kurt Vonnegut This is one flaw (among many) that I see in myself. I find writing the first draft of an ...
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