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Archive for January, 2009

Your Town – Monday, January 26th, 2009

Monday, January 26th, 2009
Tom Carleton has scheduled five interesting guests for this month's installment of the Your Town television (Channel 24) and radio (KNRY 1240AM) program from 5-6 PM on January 26th, 2009. John Macias, Former Principal of Salinas High School, and Karen Luna, Manager of Planning/Facilities for Salinas Union High School District, will talk about ...
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Looking Back

Monday, January 19th, 2009
As we jump into the challenges of the new year, we want to thank those who have trusted us with their building renovations. Here are a few projects completed in 2008: We completed the complex drawings and processed the building permit for a 100+ year old building in Watsonville, the Pajaro ...
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A Few Odds and Ends

Monday, January 12th, 2009
[caption id="attachment_419" align="alignnone" width="300" caption="Loopholes"][/caption] I like words and I am intrigued by the origin of words, or epistemology. Here a few words whose meanings are loosely associated with architecture: Balk To balk, to stop short , to pause before proceeding as though an obstacle were in the way. The word itself comes ...
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A Creative Renaissance

Monday, January 5th, 2009
[caption id="attachment_406" align="alignnone" width="296" caption="Sketch by Leonardo da Vinci"][/caption] A fascinating display of Renaissance inventions, art and architecture is now showing at the The Tech Museum of Innovation in downtown San Jose . The traveling exhibit from Italy, titled "Leonardo: 500 Years into the Future," will be at The Tech until ...
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