The city has developed on seven hills with the rivers running between them, a feature that inspired the early European-American settlers to name it for Rome, the longtime capital of Italy. It developed in the antebellum period as a market and trading city due to its advantageous location on the rivers, by which it sent the rich regional cotton commodity crop downriver to markets on the Gulf Coast and export overseas.
The series features a sprawling ensemble cast of characters, many of whom are based on real figures from historical records, but the lead protagonists are ultimately two soldiers, Lucius Vorenus and Titus Pullo, who find their lives intertwined with key historical events. Rome was a ratings success for HBO and the BBC. The series received much media attention from the start, and was honored with numerous awards and nominations in its two-series run. Co-creator Heller stated in December 2008 that a Rome movie was in development, but as of early 2015 no further production had been initiated. The series was filmed in various locations, but most notably in the Cinecittà studios in Italy.
The current station was built between 1912 and 1914 by the New York Central Railroad south of the city proper to replace the former structure downtown. Such a move was necessitated by a track realignment.
The one-and-a-half-story brick building was constructed in a Neoclassical style and includes columns flanking the vestibules, decorative grillwork and large arched windows. The waiting room includes a bowed ticket window and a series of delicate triple-globed bronze chandeliers. At the rear of the waiting room are paired symmetrical staircases with ornate openwork iron railings up to the near platform.
In 1988, Amtrak conveyed the station to the city of Rome. Amtrak proposed to close the station in 1996, but the city resisted and instead found federal funds to renovate the station. The $4 million reconstruction was finished in 2004.
Editor Cullen Murphy’s astute collection of Gendel’s images and diary entrees begins with Gendel’s involvement in André Breton's New York ex-pat circles in the 1940s and follows his years as the Rome correspondent for ArtNews, also touching on his years documenting the agriculture and market life of Sicily.
ROME, Ga ... By combining both TYMUSA's and Branson Tractor's product offerings, TYM North America now offers dealers some of the best customizable tractor models on the market ... TYM Corporation, the parent company of TYM North America, will be constructing and expanding upon a new headquarters facility located in Rome, Georgia ... Rome, GA 30161.
ROME—Ancient statues, Etruscan bowls and fresco ripped from a wall in ancient Herculaneum are among the treasures worth $20 million returned to Italy on Monday ... The objects’ return to Rome is the fruit of an extensive criminal investigation that included scouring social media and black market auctions to identify the missing pieces.
“We at Big Equipment, along with our partners, Rome Industries in Cedartown, Ga., are going to be building the first new Big Bud tractor since 1991,” Harmon said ... and Rome Industries will be building for farmers and contractors will have a 1.5-inch steel frame, stronger than any tractor on the market.
Lufthansa said Italy is the most important market outside of its existing home markets and the US, noting its prominence as both a business and tourism destination ...The new right-wing administration in Rome passed a decree in December to initially sell a minority stake through capital increases, in order to speed up a full divestment in ITA.
The red-hot home sales market chilled a bit in Rome/Floyd County in 2022 ... “We did see an increase in inventory and increased days on market in the third and fourth quarters, shifting us back to a more normal pre-2020 market ... This is different from the “scrape and builds” we’ve seen in Rome and Cartersville in recent years.
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Even ifEuropean countries managed to get through this winter without further price spikes, due to market uncertainties, there might still be challenges to refill gas storage systems ahead of next winter. ROME, Jan.