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Making a Difference- Water Street Ministries, Lancaster, PA - 11/30/11 09:44 PM
In the City Of Lancaster,PA we have been blessed by the ministries of Water Street !!! Core Values Home > About Us > Core Values Purpose Statement of Water Street Ministries Since 1905 our purpose: To advance the kingdom of God through the gospel of Jesus Christ and to do missionary, relief, and rescue work of all kinds.
Charter Homes a 2011 National Builder of the Year Charter Homes & Neighborhoods, based in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, is a National Builder of the Year. The Charter team won three of the most coveted awards in the homebuilding industry award during 2011; a National Housing Quality Award, a Safety Excellence Award and an ENERGY STAR® Leadership in Housing Award. The National Housing Quality Award (NHQA) represents the homebuilding industry's highest recognition for quality achievement and operational excellence. Since 1992, 120 homebuilders have won a NHQA and since that time only 5 of those (0 comments)
Christmas at Elizabeth Farms, Lititz,PA. - 11/30/11 08:09 PM
Load up your car with friends and family and do what many did this past week: Go to Elizabeth Farms and have a complete Christmas adventure! WONDERFUL! It's like a throw back to a bygone era! You will feel like the Walton family trekking up Walton's Mountain to pick just the right Christmas tree...as fresh as the driven snow. What a smell!!! This week, we are loading up the car to go Hershey Lights. Will send REVIEW to you after we go. I hear there are over 600 light displays. It is the 3rd largest in the country! Wow! Brings out the child in ya! Your (1 comments)
Tomorrow - 11/20/11 10:29 PM
He was going to be all he wanted to be, TOMORROW None would be kinder or braver than he, TOMORROW A friend who was troubled and weary he knew who'd be glad of a lift and needed it too, on him he would call and see what he could do, TOMORROW Each morning he stacked the letters he'd write, TOMORROW And he thought of the folks he'd fill with delight, TOMORROW And he hadn't a moment to stop on his way more time I'll have to give others, he'd say, TOMORROW The greatest of workers this man would have been, TOMORROW (3 comments)
Downtown Lancaster(PA) for the Holidays, Nov.25-Dec.24 !!! - 11/20/11 12:04 PM
The City of Lancaster,PA, is getting ready to launch it's annual Holiday Celebration starting this Friday Nov.25. This kicks off a month long series of special holiday events/activities, and shopping at over 100 Downtown Lancaster merchants. It all begins this Friday at 6:30 and Santa himself arrives at 7:00. At 7:15 hundreds will watch the official Lighting of Lancaster's Christmas Tree at Penn Square followed by Tuba Christmas. Add to that Horse Drawn Carriage rides, at stroll through Central Market, and personal visits with Santa(at the Marriott) and you'll experience a very special evening. On Saturday Dec.3,from 8:30-9:00, children can enjoy Breakfast (6 comments)
Holiday Craft Bazaars in Southern Lancaster Co.,PA !!! - 11/18/11 09:16 AM
This is always an exciting time of year as the spirit of the Holidays is everywhere ! A longstanding tradition in Southern Lancaster Co. are numerous Holiday Craft Bazaars where you can always find unique items to aid in your gift giving efforts. Additionally you'll see great holiday home accents, crafts, jewelry and tasty food options. Here are a few of the Holiday Bazaars that are located through out Southern Lancaster Co. that I'll be popping into the next couple of weekends : 1. NOV. 19th- Holiday Craft Bazaar- St. Catherine Church, Quarryville, PA. 8am-1pm 2. Nov. 19th- (2 comments)
ORCA's Annual Holiday Bazaar, Lancaster,PA, Nov.19th !!! - 11/17/11 08:50 PM
This Saturday between 8:00am and 2:00pm the Organization for Responsible Care of Animals(ORCA) will be holding it's annual Holiday Bazaar at 1420 Columbia Ave.,Maple Grove Community Bldg.,Lancaster,PA . ORCA is a 24/7 animal charity that provides emergency services to needy animals ! Two times in our lives they have assisted us off hours in the emergency needs of our end of life pets(they were a godsend ). The Bazaar will feature Holiday Decorations,crafts,flowers, and Homemade soups and cookies. Also don't miss getting a picture of your pet with Santa ! For more info call 717-397-8922 or visit http://orca.petfinder.com See (0 comments)
An Olde World Christmas,@ LBC, Lancaster,PA- Dec2 & 3 !!! - 11/17/11 08:32 PM
Lancaster Bible College(LBC) is planning it's annual Christmas Celebration- An Olde World Christmas on Dec. 2 & 3 . It will be held at the Good Shepherd Chapel at 901 Eden Road,Lancaster,PA. There will be three performances Friday@7:00pm and Saturday@2:00&7:00pm . Come and enjoy the beauty of traditional carols, plus highlights from Handel's Messiah performed by LBC's Chorale& Orchestra. For more information call 717-569-7071 or visit www.lbc.edu/events .I'll see you there ! (0 comments)
Great Breakfasts Specials in Lancaster Co. ,PA !!! - 11/17/11 08:18 PM
If breakfast is your favorite meal of the day , you're gonna love these early morning deals ! GEORGE's Restaurant, 2600 Willow Street Pike @ Kendig Square Center,Willow St.,PA - Monday -Friday 6:00am to 11:30am - 2 Eggs,Home Fries, Toast and Coffee for $2.49 ! The Red Caboose, 312 Paradise Lane, Ronks.PA (just off RT.741,east of Strasburg Railroad) Daily Breakfast Special- 2 Eggs, Home Fries,Toast and Coffee for $1.99 !!! Robert Fulton Fire Hall- Saturday Nov. 19th , 6:00am to 10:30am, ALL YOU CAN EAT BREAKFAST- Adults-$7 Children 5 to 10 $3, 4 and under FREE , RT. 222/272 Wakefield ,PA (3 comments)
NAR Says 'Typical Member' Does How Much Business From Their Website? Are You Joking? - 11/15/11 05:22 PM
I'm reblogging this to place it front of a recent real estate class I've been teaching ! This clearly demonstrates the clear difference between a website lost in cyber space vs. a website that thru Google Ranking that drives Organic Traffic to it (for web capture). Thanks Active Bob ! Via Bob Stewart - Community Evangelist - ActiveRain (ActiveRain): Nikesh recently forwarded me the NAR Member Profile 2011. This is the results of a study performed by the National Association of REALTORS® in January of 2011. The results were published in June of 2011. I'm sure many of you have seen (1 comments)
I've Trained over 20,000, Less than 1,000 Still in the Business -WHY ? - 11/13/11 09:42 AM
For the last 30+ years I have trained well over 20,000 real estate agents in a myriad of real estate topics. What have been the results of my lifelong pursuit - less than 1,000 agents are still in the real estate business ! With results like this, I should be fired, or at least agents shouldn't be so quick to take my advice ! But before the cynics roast me alive, let's examine the root cause of this distressing ration of < 1 out of 20 succeeding in real estate ! Not to burst any real estate managers' egos (30 comments)
Can't Get Things Done ? You May Not Need Time Management Help ! - 11/12/11 03:00 PM
Often there just doesn't seem to be enough hours in the day. We have piles of incomplete tasks on our desks. We push things back a day or so and proclaim I ran out of time today. We cite the importance of uncompleted tasks and proclaim one of these days Ill get a round to it( just what is a round tuit anyway?). Do any of these sound familiar ? You'd better get better organized or take a Time Management Class, you tell yourself ! Many of us fight this problem and on the surface it does appear to (7 comments)
Marketing Your Open House Event Every Weekend....Standard Kuney-Todaro Team Procedure - 11/12/11 01:21 PM
I'm reblogging this to place it in front of my Real Estate Sales Class. I've been explaining to them how to propel their careers thru AR blogging and Google Ranking. I think some are now onboard, but felt Barbara might nudge a few others along. Via Barbara Todaro "New Franklin MA Homes" (RE/MAX Executive Realty ): Do you write blog posts about your open house events? There are many agents who do not, and I can’t understand why that happens. If you were thinking of visiting local open house events on a weekend, how would you find them? The most reasonable way (5 comments)
"We Are PENN STATE" - Nov.12th, 2011 - 11/12/11 09:49 AM
This is a week that no Penn State alumni could have ever envisioned and certainly will never forget ! State College was rocked to it's very core with a grand injury child sexual abuse scandal which led to the firing of both the universitiy's President and iconic/legendary coach Joe Paterno. It has become clear to all PSU alums that while we recover from this week's shock and mourn the loss of our beloved JoePa, our attention must turn to the child victims. This was clearly shown to the world last night(Friday) as more than 10,000 PSU students held a candlelight vigil to (7 comments)
The Basic Google Process - 11/06/11 08:50 PM
This is a must read for any Active Rain Blogger ! It breaks down in easy to understand terms exactly how we are found by Google and the process of how we are indexed. I'm reblooging this for a Real Estate Sales Class I'm currently teaching ! Via Wayne Golliday (SEO Redefined): People often wonder where those Google search results come from. So being a somewhat smart individual I thought I would try and explain it to those of you are interested. The process for Google is actually a three stage process that includes the following stages: 1. Crawling 2. (8 comments)
The Most Awesome collection of SEO and intro posts - for newbies and veterans - 11/04/11 08:16 PM
Debbie Gartner is absolutely correct about the collection of SEO articles that are housed in this post ! I'm reblogging this to place it in my Real Estate Sales Group and hope a number of my students get a chance to read it ! Thanks Debbie !!!!!!! Via Westchester Flooring - Debbie Gartner -Hardwood Floors Carpet Tile Refinish - (Floor Coverings International Westchester NY & Stamford CT): A year and half ago, I had no idea what Active Rain was nor what SEO (Search Engine Optimization) meant. On July 3rd 2010, I wrote my first blog and a few days later became a (4 comments)
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