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Best of 2014: “Bird’s-Eye View” of Kingston, 1875

Nearly 140 years ago, Herman Brosius crafted this marvelous lithograph providing a birds-eye view of downtown Kingston.  Considering the fact that he was working without the aid of modern satellite imagery, nor did he have Google’s Streetview at his disposal, Brosius’ creation is all the more remarkable.  His representation of

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All Aboard Google Transit

On February 9th, we confirmed that Google Streetview had finally arrived in the Limestone City.  Fast forward to July 16th, where the City of Kingston and the Internet search giant announced the latest development in their blossoming relationship: Google Transit. This add-on to Google’s feature-rich, online map application integrates Kingston

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Google Street View Now Live in Kingston!

Last July, numerous Kingstonians reported sightings of a strange looking vehicle, that was spotted combing the streets of the Limestone City. What made this automobile stand out from the rest, was its roof-mounted camera array, which was capturing voyeuristic imagery of Kingston’s city streets. For those who may have missed

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