The Atlantis on the eve of its STS125 Mission.

Ready for liftoff

The Atlantis, which is commanded by Pekin native Scott Altman, enjoys its final night on Earth before lifting off for the STS 125 Mission. The photo was taken, by Jack Barfield, at the Saturn Center at the Kennedy Space center. Jack and his wife Joanne were attending a reception for Scott Altman.

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linda turner says ... on Tuesday, May 19 at 7:03 AM

I have a 6ft artificial tree with white silk blossoms, sitting outside my apt. door, A robin has built a nest at the top of it. On 5/14, I noticed the bright blue eggs (too dark to get a pix of eggs). After raining all day on16th, I finally got pix

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