Monthly Archives: January 2011

Estate planning and the model railway enthusiast

What’s your plan? The recent deaths of noted modeler Dean Freytag and railfan Jim Boyd remind us that while we don’t like to think about it, at some point we’re all going to drop our fires and head into the … Continue reading

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We’ll miss you, Jim Boyd

Sad news from Carstens Publications today that noted rail photographer and former editor of Railfan & Railroad magazine, Jim Boyd, has died. From the Railfan & Railroad web site: It is with deep sadness that we report that Jim Boyd … Continue reading

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Congrats to Model Railroad Hobbyist

With the start of the new year, Model Railroad Hobbyist – the Internet hobby magazine – has now gone monthly. Congratulations to Joe Fugate and his team for their remarkable growth over the past two years! If you’re not yet … Continue reading

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Awesome!

That’s the only word to describe the Trains.com Magazine Index. This is a valuable resource for anyone looking for articles and kudos to Kalmbach for including magazines beyond their own titles. According to the Index’s web site, visitors can search … Continue reading

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