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David is the Editor in Chief of Postcards From the Edge. I was born on a cold November morning on the showy plains of Colorado. Like my father, before me, I am an American Nomad.

Dinosaur National Monument

Dinosaur National Monument

149 million years ago, dinosaurs roamed Colorado and Utah at the convergence of the Green and Yampa rivers. Their fossilized bones are visible in the cliff face at Quarry Exhibit Hall in Dinosaur National Monument.

Calico Ghost Town Regional Park

Calico Ghost Town in Yermo, CA

In 1951, Walter Knott purchased the town from Zenda Mining Company and transformed it into the Calico Ghost Town. In 1966, Knott donated the town to San Bernardino County, and Calico became a County Regional Park.

2021 Prada Cup Final ~ Day 4

2021 Prada Cup Final ~ Day 4

Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli and INEOS Team UK squared off again to determine the winner on day 4 of the Prada Cup Final and the right to face the Defender Emirates Team New Zealand in the America's Cup.

2021 Prada Cup Final ~ Day 3

2021 Prada Cup Final ~ Day 3

Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli and INEOS Team UK squared off again to determine the winner on day 3 of the Prada Cup Final and the right to face the Defender Emirates Team New Zealand in the America's Cup.

Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino Ends With Implosion

Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino Ends With Implosion

Just like the presidency of Donald Trump, after years of decay, the Trump Plaza fell to the ground in a spectacular implosion. The Trump Plaza was a hotel and casino on the Boardwalk in Atlantic City, New Jersey, owned by Donald Trump. It operated from May 15, 1984, until September 16...

Nyack Anchorage on the Hudson River

Nyack Anchorage on the Hudson River

The Nyack Anchorage is located north-east of the mooring field near the west shore. A public dock is located just south of the mooring field and north of condo development. Do not enter the private condo marina.

2021 Prada Cup Final ~ Day 2

2021 Prada Cup Final ~ Day 2

Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli and INEOS Team UK squared off again to determine the winner on day 2 of the Prada Cup Final and the right to face the Defender Emirates Team New Zealand in the America's Cup.

F.L. Tripp & Sons Marina

F.L. Tripp & Sons Marina

F.L. Tripp & Sons is a full service wet and dry storage marina, located on the Westport River with complete access to the Atlantic Ocean. This marina is very busy and they only have 4 transient slips so you will want to call ahead to make sure they have a place for you to tie up.

Headline News - Over 4,000 Variants of Coronavirus

Headline News – Over 4,000 Variants of Coronavirus

Here is today’s headline news from around the world for February 4th, 2021. Over 4,000 variants of coronavirus identified around the world. Us house strips Marjorie Taylor Greene from her committee chairs. New roller coaster to be world’s longest, tallest, fastest. The world’s biggest...

Headline News From Around the World for February 3rd, 2021

Jeff Bezos Steps Down as Amazon CEO

Here is today’s headline news from around the world for February 3rd, 2021. Jeff Bezos steps down as Amazon CEO. The WHO origin-tracing team arrives in Wuhan to investigate the origins of Coronavirus. Haiti debates and holds a referendum on proposed constitutional changes. Belgium will...

2021 Prada Cup Semi-Finals ~ Day 1

2021 Prada Cup Semi-Finals ~ Day 1

Day 1 of the 2021 Prada Cup Semi-Finals had two races scheduled, SF R1 and SF R1. The second-placed team, Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli, from the round-robin races faced the third-placed team, NYYC American Magic, in a best-of-seven series to determine who will sail in the final.

2021 Prada Cup Day 3

2021 Prada Cup Day 3

Day 3 of the 2021 Prada Cup continues with the RR2 R2 and RR2 R3. INEOS Team UK sailed to victory against Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli Team in the first race of the day. In the second race of the day, Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli Team sailed to victory against NYYC American Magic to win the...

2021 Prada Cup Day 2

2021 Prada Cup Day 2

Day 2 of the 2021 Prada Challenger's Trophy continues with the RR1 R3 and RR2 R1. Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli Team sailed to victory against NYYC American Magic in the first race of the day. In the second race of the day, INEOS Team UK outsailed NYYC American Magic to win the second race.

2021 Prada Cup Day 1

2021 Prada Cup Day 1

Day one of the 2021 PRADA Cup began yesterday with the RR1 (Round Robin) and RR2 race. INEOS Team UK sailed to victory against American Magic in the first race of the day. Then again INEOS Team UK outsailed Luna Rossa PRADA Pirelli to win the second race.

2021 Prada Challenger's Trophy

2021 Prada Challenger’s Trophy

The 2021 Prada Challenger's Trophy is a sailing competition to determine the challenger for the 2021 America's Cup. The races are being held from January 14th thru February 21st, 2021 in Auckland, New Zealand.

Win a Bareboat Charter

Win a Bareboat Charter

ASA is partnering with Dream Yacht Charter and Elite Island Resorts to support the mission of Hands Across the Sea, a non-profit organization dedicated to raising child literacy levels in the Eastern Caribbean.