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Family Fun Weekend at AACA in Hershey, PA - 03/28/12 01:24 PM
The AACA Museum in Hershey, PA is having a FAMILY FUN WEEKEND! March into Spring and enjoy a FUN FILLED weekend of activities in Hershey, PA. The Antique Auto Museum is located Just off of Route 39 West of Hershey 1 mile from Hersheypark.
On Saturday, March 31st at 1pm they will be having an Easter Egg Hunt-candy provided by The Hershey Company. The Easter Bunny will also be there to meet with guests and for photos from 11am-1pm. There is a special admission price of $5/person on March 31st and April 1st. Other activities include (10 comments)
Just Listed… 47 Scout Lane, Hummelstown, PA 17036 (0 comments)
Central Pennsylvania Egg Hunt Roundup! - 03/27/12 08:43 AM
Central Pennsylvania Egg Hunt Roundup! There are many places in the Harrisburg, PA area this weekend and next weekend to take the family to an Easter Egg Hunt. Check out the local schedule below and enjoy this EASTER season!
Saturday, March 319 a.m., Stauffers of Kissel Hill Easter Egg Scramble, at all garden center locations except Oregon Pike and Lebanon; ages 1-6. Free. Details here. 10 a.m., Palmyra Area Recreation Easter Egg Hunt, at Palmyra Middle School, 50 W. Cherry St., Palmyra; ages 2-10. $2 per child, must live in Palmyra Area School District. Details here.10 a.m., Boscov's Easter Egg (3 comments)
Time's a Wastin' - 03/24/12 07:25 PM
Time's a Wastin' My husband watches too much Fox News. I am constantly hearing debates about the economy, about certain polical issues and once in awhile something captures in attention. The economy continues to improve at an accelerating pace: Jobs are now being added at a minimum rate of 200,000 a month and unemployment has fallen in 45 states and the District of Columbia . That is so exciting to me! More people working and more economic growth means the overhang of REO and distressed properties will be be picked over sooner rather than later. However from what I (4 comments)
Help Fight Cancer in Central PA - 03/22/12 02:21 PM
Help Fight Cancer in Central Pennsylvania!! Join us on THURSDAY, MARCH 22nd from 4:30pm to 8:30pm at THE SYMPOSIUM RESTAURANT—125 South Centerville Rd, Lancaster, PA 17603
and ENJOY diverse Mediterranean and American Cuisine. 5% of all proceeds during the event will benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and help fight against blood cancers.
Today was my first day of Spring! - 03/22/12 06:28 AM
TODAY WAS MY FIRST DAY OF SPRING! Today was Daffodil Day in Central Pennsylvania. A very special day when the newly cut daffodils that we ordered in February were finally delivered. This has been a 10+ year tradition for me and my 1st day of Spring is the day these daffodils are delivered.
We purchase these flowers to help fight against cancer through the American Cancer Society Daffodil Days program. My flower purchase helps the American Cancer Society save lives and create a world with more birthdays by helping people stay well, helping people get well, by finding cures, and by fighting back. (10 comments)
The Zembo Shrine Circus in Harrisburg PA - 03/16/12 07:29 PM
The Zembo Shrine Circus in Harrisburg PA this weekend!! The Zembo Shrine has sponsored a Circus in the Harrisburg area since 1948. It is one of Harrisburg, Pa's longest running annual events. Everyone loves a Circus and the Zembo Shrine Circus has been satisfying big kids and little kids alike! Make a family event and treat your children to the "joy" of a circus. 2012 Scheduled Showtimes are: Friday March 16 11AM and 7PMSaturday March 17 10AM, 2:30PMand 7PMSunday March 18 1PM and 5PM
MARCH 17th -Shows at 2pm & 7:30pm. Tickets can be purchased at the gate or through TICKETMASTER. This amazing show is being held at The Farm Show Complex, Harrisburg PA Bring your family for a fun St. Patrick's Day Monster Truck Show! Fox TV43 is giving Monster Truck Toys to the first 500 kids in attendance.
Carlisle Pike (Cumberland Co, PA) shows signs of renewed vitality - 03/15/12 04:44 PM
Carlisle Pike development shows signs of renewed vitality Local officals say the resurgent commercial development on the Carlisle Pike is of greater value than the worth of each new business because it heralds the re-emergence of Central Pennsylvania's economy. From Camp Hill to Carlisle — where Route 11 takes on its third midstate name, the Harrisburg Pike — commercial development projects are returning to Cumberland County's central business corridor. Local officials say the new projects along the pike could be a good indicator of a strengthening the midstates economy.Although such large developments bring new business and expand local economies, some (3 comments)
Average Days on Market - Central PA Dauphin & Cumberland Counties - 03/14/12 05:51 PM
This is how the days on market are trending in the Central Pennsylvania Multi-List for a Cumberland County (West Shore) and Dauphin County (East Shore) for the period of March 2011 thru March 2012. The first chart is for homes - both attached and detached homes price $150,000 to $350,000. Please note that the average days on the market has dropped significantly since March 2011 and appears to be at the lowest point of the year. Joy Daniels Real Estate Group (JDREG) has the lowest average days on market of any real estate firm in Central PA. JDREG current 1 year average (6 comments)
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Harrisburg Ranks in Top Paying Spots to Work - 03/14/12 04:27 AM
Harrisburg ranks in Top paying spots to work. Recently realestate.aol.com ranked Harrisburg, PA as #9 in the BEST CITIES FOR HIGH PAYING JOBS. "We started with Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine's list of the 100 best value cities in the U.S., which favors metro areas with healthy local economies, affordable living costs and appealing amenities. Then we used data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and Indeed.com, a job-search website, to pinpoint cities with below-average unemployment and above-average income growth." http://realestate.aol.com/blog/gallery/12-cities-with-high-paying-jobs/#photo-9 9. Harrisburg, Pa. Metro population: 549,475 Unemployment rate: 7.4% Income growth: 2.95% (3 comments)
Pennsylvania has become the 31st state to enact a ban on the use of any kind of hand-held texting device by persons at the wheel of moving vehicle. Gov. Tom Corbett signed the bill into law at an AT&T store in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania. The law gives police the authority to pull over and cite a texting motorist on sight. Violations would carry a $50 fine. Corbett said the new paradigm is simple: "If you're behind the wheel, drive. If you have that (3 comments)
ATTENTION ALL BUYERS! - 03/09/12 10:14 AM
ATTENTION ALL BUYERS! FHA Mortgage insurance changes taking place on 4/1/2012 on all FHA mortgages. These changes are increasing both the upfront and the monthly Mortgage Insurance fairly significantly. Conventional loans with 5% down for clients with decent credit are going to be much more attractive after 4/1. KEEP IN MIND – some buyers only option is FHA due to credit scores or having gift funds as their down payment. Conventional loans with 5% down require the down payment be buyers “own funds”. If you need to purchase FHA – don’t wait until the rates go up. Purchase (5 comments)
Do You Use Correct Grammar? Here Are Some Popular Goofs - 03/08/12 04:02 PM
As a home-school mom - grammar has always been important to me. While I try not to judge, my first inclination is negative when I see grammar and punctuation errors. This was a great post with cute graphics that I thought I would share. There are so many goofs - "hear/here" and "who/whom" just to name a few. The dangling participle made me laugh. . . that is how Pennsylvania Dutch regularly speak. :) Enjoy this post and learn from it. Honestly I loved the definition for definition/usage given for fewer/less! Via Sheila Newton Team~Anderson & Greenville SC Real Estate/ Foreclosures/Short Sales (RE/MAX (6 comments)
East Pennsboro Area School District presents: Willy Wonka the musical - 03/08/12 08:49 AM
East Pennsboro Area School District-Panther Productions Presents: WILLY WONKA the musical March 9, 10, and 11, 2012 Please join us on March 9, 10, and 11 to view this well-loved family favorite. Fully equipped with Oompa Loompas, Squirrels, Factory Workers, and more – this show has many surprises in store. With a cast of over 100 – this show is sure to become an East Pennsboro treasure. Willy Wonka Tickets are on sale NOW! Call 732-0723 East Pennsboro High School 890 Valley Street Enola, PA 17025 (5 comments)
The days on the market are coming down, come down more than 100 days from last March to this March. I am very excited about watching the Spring market. Home sales have developed a positive up trend in the past six months, and it appears that trend will be sustained at least into the near future. I am certain the interest rates are one of the factors that have helped, but more so I get a sense that buyers have less fear and more confidence in the housing market and economy as a (4 comments)
The Pennsylvania Home Show - now thru March 11th - 03/04/12 10:13 AM
THE ONE & ONLY-38th Annual Pennsylvania Home Show 350 exhibitors await you in the new Exposition Center. The Showcase Home, complete with landscaping is in the expansive Equine Arena along with the springtime beauty of Garden Faire. Use the easy access to the show from the main entrance and adjacent to the parking lot. Come with your plans, get ideas and look for special pricing from our exhibitors. SAVE $3 on the admission price: Monday thru Friday it's $5 AFTER 5 p.m. This is a great opportunity for buyers and sellers to get lots of wonderful ideas for their current or (3 comments)
Beaver Bend Par 3 Golf Course in Hummelstown, PA - 03/03/12 06:07 AM
Beaver Bend Par 3 Golf Course is nestled along Beaver Creek just west of Hummelstown, BEAVER BEND PAR 3 GOLF COURSE is convenient to east & west shore Harrisburg locations, and just minutes from Hershey Park View Beaver Bend Par3 in a larger map SPRING is almost here and with the mild winter Central Pennsylvania had, Beaver Bend Golf Course is ready for you! What a great opportunity to play golf as family or spend time improving your short game. There is a PRO SHOP so you can get your clubs regripped, purchase new ones or sign up for golf lessons. Gift Certificates and (3 comments)
http://www.kidsfunfair.com/#! Take your kids to the Kid's Fun Fair & Traveling ZOO at the Pennsylvania State Farm Show Complex NW Hall on March 3 & 4th. Fun for the whole family! Go early and stay all day long. There are Elephant, Camel & Pony rides plus over 125 animals to see. Your children can feed them and pet them. Free tickets for kids available @ Joy Daniels Real Estate Group, 2793 Old Post Road, Harrisburg, PA Suite 200 - 717-695-3177 (4 comments)
Just SOLD in Harrisburg PA - 03/01/12 07:31 AM
You may remember a post that I wrote for the "December Blogging Challenge".... http://activerain.com/blogsview/2672025/2011-december-blogging-challenge-writing-an-offer-via-facetime-on-the-iphone . One of the agents in my office wrote an offer via FACETIME on the client's iPhone!!! Today they are proud owners of a 4 Bedroom 2.5 Bath home with over 1900 Square feet of living space! Beautiful new kitchen w/quartz ctops, new appliances & tile floor, hrdwd in 1st flr areas. Family rm w/brick fireplace w/access to composite deck w/roofed area & HEATED inground pool. Fresh paint, newer carpet, MBR suite w/walk-in closet/full bath. Full bsmt (great storage), new HVAC (08), toilets, patio & garage doors, yard 30x80 beyond fence. (3 comments)
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