Northlake Performing Arts Society makes Christmas music in Covington | Parish News of St. Tammany

The Northlake Performing Arts Society will sing new and old arrangements of Christmas music and other holiday tunes in their “O Wondrous Night” concert, performed twice at the Christ Episcopal School Theater at 80 Christwood Blvd. at Covington. There will be an evening concert on December 2 at 7:30 p.m. and a matinee on December … Read more

Visit to the Strasburg Rail Road in Pennsylvania

PENNSYLVANIA – Located in the heart of Pennsylvania’s Amish country, the Strasburg Rail Road is one of the most well-known tourist railroads in the lower 48 states. It is the oldest standard short-distance railroad in the United States and one of the country’s most popular tourist attractions. The railway houses one of the world’s … Read more

New research would make clearing roads in Iowa safer during a snowstorm

New research and technology could help guide Iowa snowplow drivers in white-out conditions and warn them of obstacles, improve driver safety, and keep roads open in low visibility conditions. The Iowa Department of Transportation is working with Iowa State University’s Institute for Transportation to develop a system that will allow its employees to “see” better … Read more