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Different View of San Francisco: Visit Bernal Height and Glen Canyon

For a very different Glen Park tour, walk downhill (east) on Bosworth Street from the BART station, then left on Mission Street to St. Mary’s Avenue. SAN FRANCISCO — As fires raged downtown after the 1906 earthquake, residents of this city fled to two nearby districts to the south, Bernal Heights and Glen Park. Though part of San Francisco, both areas looked more like countryside then, with open ranchland, vineyards and orchards, dirt roads and wetlands, and a few houses. The windswept peaks above Glen Park were called Little Switzerland.

Short-term Travel in a Gingerbread Pennsylvania village

Never mind a gingerbread house – a gingerbread village is on display at Nemacolin in southwestern Pennsylvania. More than a half-dozen gingerbread structures are on display.

Snow and ice creat hazardous travel, traffic interrupted in central Illinois

In addition to snow in Chicago, travel is being hampered by bad weather on the East Coast. Snow and ice are creating hazardous travel on central Illinois roads, though conditions tend to be worse in rural areas and north of Sangamon County, according to an update from the Illinois Department of Transportation.

U.S. Highway October Travel Drop 0.5 pct since Year Ago

Many Americans changed their driving habits in response to last year’s record fuel prices. U.S. highway travel fell in October by 0.5 percent from a year earlier, the first decline in five months, the U.S. Transportation Department said on Tuesday.