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"HAPPY HALLOWEEN" 2011 from Fremont Street Las Vegas - Vegas Bob's final night! - 10/31/11 08:34 PM
Tonight will be "All Hallows Eve" October 31st 2011 and Vegas Bob will be going down to Fremont Street for the last Halloween Celebration to shoot more videos. VB has to wake up tomorrow morning at 4:15 am ... "All Saints Day" so he will not be staying downtown very long. Vegas Bob & Family would like to wish everyone a "HAPPY HALLOWEEN" and here is a great video he shot on Fremont Street Saturday night ...
Videos By Vegas Bob www.videosbyvegasbob.com/ Robert (Vegas Bob) Swetz 10-30-2011 HALLOWEEN PARTY on Fremont Street with Frank and his Steins. Vegas Bob's (3 comments)
It is October 31st 2011 "Halloween Day" and I am sharing a story and dream with all of you within the World Wide Web that I have only shared with one person in my life ... except my younger brother. Every time I think about this dream I get "Goose Bumps" along my skin, it has been over 10 years since I had this dream and even after 10 years it seems like yesterday. One of the main reasons I kept my dream to myself was because I didn't want the Government to bother me for any reason, and (17 comments)
Around 30 years ago when I lived in a apartment building in south Minneapolis Minnesota around the Lakes area I had 2 encounters with Ghosts or Spirits. The building that I lived in was built around 1927 and the building was around 3 blocks from one of the largest Cemeteries in south Minneapolis. My first encounter was early in the morning when I went to the bathroom, it was around 2:00 am in the morning. As I got up to go to the bathroom I was walking down the hall, as I looked ahead I saw (19 comments)
Vegas Bob is working on some great "HALLOWEEN" Videos he shot down on Fremont Street downtown last evening. He has to transfer old video footage from his Apple Computer to an external hard drive and then it's time for Halloween FUN. Halloween isn't till Monday so this will work out great for sharing the Las Vegas FUN today just before October 31st on Monday, so ... "Stay Tuned"
"HAPPY HALLOWEEN" from Robert Swetz (Vegas Bob) in Las Vegas ... activerain.com/.../-happy-halloween-from-robert-swetz-vegas-bob-in... Oct 31, 2010 – 'HAPPY HALLOWEEN' from Robert Swetz (Vegas Bob) in Las Vegas Nevada ... Today (6 comments)
Here are some photographs of real Haunted Buildings & Homes in Goldfield Nevada.
More videos for Goldfield Nevada Robert (Vegas Bob) Swetz » Goldfield, NV Homes for Sale + Goldfield, NV Real Estate Agents activerain.com/states/NV/cities/Goldfield 5+ items – Explore Goldfield, NV. Goldfield, NV Real Estate News. • Can you disclose if a Building or Home is Haunted to your Clients • Just a reminder to people around The World "Please don't drink & drive • Seven Day Look at Vegas Bob's Journey - Please Buckle up! (part one) 5-17-2009 Is (9 comments)
Vegas Bob went for a little hike in the desert after work today and guess what he ran into? WOW ... a very close call for VB and it's a good thing he had a telephoto lens to capture this creature in action. It's also a good thing this snake wasn't any closer to VB because it is extremely poisonous and can be very deadly if there is not a hospital close by and or if you don't have a Snake Bite kit with you ... (21 comments)
Hundreds of years ago this road was a walking trail made by the Native Americans, then it may have been a trail for wagon wheels carrying people from one point of the valley to another. Now it is tared and traveled by tourists in modern vehicles, by people interested in viewing some very beautiful colored rocks. To Vegas Bob this very Strange Looking Place looks like some where out of the 'Twilight Zone' ... 'The Outer Limits' ... 'X-Files' and or a place from 'Another World' CAN ANYONE PLEASE TELL ME WHERE THIS ROAD LEADS? (12 comments)
"Rainbow Canyon" located at Valley of Fire in Nevada is a very colorful place, and the name fits the area well because of all the different colored rocks. Valley of Fire is approximately 50 minutes from Las Vegas Nevada and is a must see place in VB's eyes. There are many different rock formations, red rock, Native American rock art and at the end of of the road into the park is a area where the movie One Million BC was filmed, Star Trek "Next Generation" and several other movies.
More videos for Valley of fire (15 comments)
Vegas Bob will be at Fremont Street in Las Vegas for "Halloween" Sat. Oct. 29th 2011 - 10/26/11 11:44 PM
That's right ... Vegas Bob will be shooting videos in HD down on Fremont Street Downtown Las Vegas for "Halloween" 2011 with his daughter Sherry and several other family members. "Halloween" in Las Vegas is HUGE and the second largest celebrated holiday in Las Vegas Nevada. So if your in Las Vegas and are planing on wearing a costume for "Halloween" come on down to Fremont Street and meet Vegas Bob, Sherry and get yourself posted on YouTube ... (14 comments)
As Real Estate Brokers & Agents we live in some very different times when it comes to selling RE as we did many years ago. We live in a time when most properties we list are inflated by our clients and or what the properties were worth back then and not now. In order to sell a Commercial Building, Home, Business, Land, etc., these properties need to be priced right or chances are they will never sell. The number one way to price a property right is for the RE Broker or Agent to convince their client that (27 comments)
Growing up in the Midwest where the winters are long and cold I would always see movies of warm weather, beaches and people running around in summer clothes, etc. So in my younger teenage years I would want so bad to go to these warm places like California, etc. As soon as I was old enough and had the chance I moved and lived in Portland Oregon at around age 16. While I lived in Portland I would travel 2-3 times a year down the whole coast of California, and then travel back up through the major cities. I (20 comments)
If GOD created "Everything" from the Universe to Living Life, why do people disbelieve in Extraterrestrials? - 10/24/11 12:51 AM
GOD created (ALL) the Universes, Galaxies, Life, etc ... so why do so many people disbelieve in Life on other planets and UFOs? Because these people haven't seen them? People haven't seen the DEVIL, Holy Spirit and many other things invisible to the naked eye ... so why are many peoples minds closed off the idea that we are not alone in the Universe? It's only a matter of time before so much cover-up on Aliens & UFOs is exposed by Governments across the world. And what is everyone going to believe once real photographs, alien bodies, UFO aircraft and so (25 comments)
Robert (Vegas Bob) Swetz met with Wendy Mazaros for her book signing of "VEGAS RAG DOLL" ... It was very exciting to meet once again with Wendy and this lady has been through so much in her life being connected to the "Mob." Here are a few photographs I took when we met and VB also purchased a hard copy of Wendy's book with a special note & signature.
weos Vegas Bob meets “Vegas Rag Doll” Wendy Mazaros « Videos By ... www.videosbyvegasbob.com/?p=2718 May 1, 2011 – "Vegas Rag Doll" & Vegas (7 comments)
One thing that has always impressed me with the ACTIVERAIN network is asking the members questions about Real Estate. I do it when ever I have a question that I am unclear about and the AR members always come back with some great answers. My clients wants to purchase a home, and he wants to pay CASH. So I mentioned to him that he would need a cashiers check at closing. My client is from another country and he asked me if he could bring in a suitcase full of 100 dollar bills? Now I remember my teacher in RE (20 comments)
Vegas Bob has been working on a Commercial Construction job in North Las Vegas for 2 weeks now, 6 days per week 10 hours per day. Well VB and several other men were asked if they wanted to work this Sunday and VB said ... YES! If VB works this Sunday it will be (Double Time) and this job being a Union job VB will make enough money this Sunday to pay for his round trip ticket to Thailand ... VB is very excited and while he is working this Sunday he will be thinking about the last time (11 comments)
Several times now Vegas Bob has come home to see his "Mother-in-law" burning dead grass and twigs on our patio in the back of our home. The City of Las Vegas and our Association prohibits burning of any kind in Las Vegas City limits. Around 3 months ago a HUGE fire broke loose in our back yard which was started by a cigarette and or VB's "Mother-in-law" burning. Some neighbors came over knocking on our door screaming there was a fire burning in the back yard, we almost weren't able to (18 comments)
Gary Woltal hits "ONE MILLION" in points at Activerain ... ;o) - 10/20/11 11:58 PM
My hat goes off to Gary Woltal for hitting the ONE MILLION mark at Activerain. Vegas Bob has been following Gary since the beginning and he is such a wonderful writer and a asset to the Activerain network. "CONGRATS MY FRIEND" Vegas Bob ... ;o) 1,000,058 Points Usernamewoltal (577 Associations) NameGary Woltal - Assoc. Broker REALTOR® SFR Dallas Ft. WorthCompanyKeller Williams RealtyE-mailContact Gary Woltal - Assoc. Broker REALTOR® SFR Dallas Ft. Worth (Keller Williams Realty) Websitehttp://www.garywoltal.com Office Phone(972) 874-1905 Cell Phone(972) 310-8858 Fax(972) 874-2107 Address2611 Cross Timbers Rd, Suite 100, Flower Mound, TX, 75028 DescriptionTexas licensed Active Broker REALTOR® Denton County (10 comments)
Gary Woltal is around 1000 points from hitting "One Million" at Activerain ... ;o) - 10/20/11 08:13 AM
998,992 Points Usernamewoltal (577 Associations)NameGary Woltal - Assoc. Broker REALTOR® SFR Dallas Ft. WorthCompanyKeller Williams RealtyE-mailContact Gary Woltal - Assoc. Broker REALTOR® SFR Dallas Ft. Worth (Keller Williams Realty)Websitehttp://www.garywoltal.comOffice Phone(972) 874-1905Cell Phone(972) 310-8858Fax(972) 874-2107Address2611 Cross Timbers Rd, Suite 100, Flower Mound, TX, 75028DescriptionTexas licensed Active Broker REALTOR® Denton County specialist Flower Mound, Dallas - Ft. Worth, Coppell, Lewisville, Highland Village, Corinth, Denton, Argyle, Carrollton, Frisco (17 comments)
Robert (Vegas Bob) Swetz visits Lake Tahoe around twice per year, and there is a HUGE reason why! Lake Tahoe is one of the "Hidden Gems" of California, a place that so many people love to visit, a place that so many people want to visit and a place that Vegas Bob just can't get enough of. This photo (above) was taken in early September of 2011 and what better way to spend a warm weather day then sitting around Lake Tahoe without a care in the world! VB has hundreds of photographs similar to this one and (20 comments)
Sad News and the loss of Dan Weldon during the Indy Race in Las Vegas Nevada ... ;o( ... Robert (Vegas Bob) Swetz hasn't watched television in over 10 years, and doesn't watch any news. So when I went to work this morning this was the first I heard about the crash in Las Vegas Sunday ... "This is a very sad tail of events and may (Dan Welden) "REST IN PEACE" ... News for indy car crash las vegas More videos for indy car crash las vegas » IndyCar star Dan Wheldon dies after fiery crash at Las Vegas (8 comments)
The last couple of days around Activerain have been a little negative, I am not sure if it's something in the air, the planets or what? So Vegas Bob went strolling through his photos he took at Lake Tahoe several months ago, and remembers this one quite well. When VB took this photo down by the shore line he was enjoying the scenery and "FRESH AIR" ... And I can just imagine that these people in the boat were doing the same. I also wanted to share with everyone viewing this photograph that I did not change any color, (23 comments)
After 60 hours per week Vegas Bob would like to relax by the Lake and or hang out by the river. Are there any other people out there that really like to relax after a long week and relax? Are there any of you out there that sometimes want to be left alone with the quietness of the outdoors? Living in the city after a while with all the noise of the people, cars, planes, trains, horns, dogs, etc, can really start to get on your nerves. So when VB gets a chance to be alone, meditate and just (16 comments)
Custom Car Show in Downtown Henderson Nevada - 10/15/11 06:14 PM
Several weeks ago Downtown Henderson displayed a Custom Car Show that was fantastic! My brother mentioned to me that there was a car show on water street in Henderson, so I asked if he had been there and how many cars there were. He said there was around 300 cars and so VB went down to Henderson to shoot some video of the cars. When VB got down there he could not believe his eyes and started shooting some great video. It was very hot that day 100+ so it was a little miserable taking video but I drank plenty of (5 comments)
Vegas Bob landed a new job working on a Commercial Building for around 2 months. We are working 10 hours per day 6 days per week and there is some very heavy lifting ... Vegas Bob's body is all tired and tore down like these cars in the photo. I have been getting as much rest as possible and jumping in the Whirlpool after work to loosen up these old tired muscles ...
"Today I will live LOVE from the inside out" - 10/12/11 09:45 PM
LOVE AT ACTIVERAIN I wanted to share this post as a reminder to LOVE from within your heart. Some people may not accept and or show LOVE in a equal way towards disabled people, and or people with physical/ mental defects. People that are born metal retarded, born with physical disabilities and or people with mental problems need LOVE too. When VB was very young his friends would see a disabled person they and would laugh, make jokes and sometimes pick on these people/children. VB would tell them to leave them alone, that these people/children were examples from GOD and they (10 comments)
When Vegas Bob was on his trip in Northern California visiting the "Redwood Trees" he came across these rocks stacked around the river. I have seen these rocks stacked like this around many hiking trails I hike along marking certain areas so hikers can find their way back on the right trail. Now these rocks stacked by this river bed and in the water along the "Van Duzen" river are just plain weird. VB didn't put these rocks there so he was wondering who did? There wasn't a person within miles of this river ... VAN DUZEN RIVER-NORTHERN (18 comments)
Even though many may believe that Vegas Bob is a complex person living the "Jet Set" in Las Vegas Nevada, the truth is VB enjoys the "Simple" things in Life! I have always enjoyed the "Simple" things in Life and will most likely never change, why change a good thing? I enjoy playing Volleyball at Lake Tahoe like in the photo (above) and swimming in a beautiful swim pool like in the photo (below) and so many more things in life. By my experiences in life, my travels and love for nature this has caused me to enjoy the (16 comments)
I think it's "CRIMINAL" for Home & Property Values to go down, but Property Taxes Don't! I have several properties in the state of Nevada, and several in the state of Minnesota and all the values of these properties has gone down. The values have gone done from 30-40-50 percent, so why haven't the PROPERTY TAXES gone down. There should be some automatic adjustment to lower PROPERTY TAXES no longer than one year. And for any property owners that have had property values go down but not PROPERTY TAXES, we are getting "Screwed" It should be a "Criminal" offense for (27 comments)
What is the second biggest holiday in Las Vegas Nevada? - 10/10/11 07:15 AM
There are quite a few BIG (Money Making) holidays in Las Vegas Nevada. "New Years" is rated number one in Las Vegas, the "New Years" which is celebrated January 1st may be pushed down to second very soon, by "CHINESE NEW YEAR" which is celebrated on a different date. At the moment "Halloween" is the second largest money making holiday, because of all the parties, dressing up. etc. Here is a short video that Sherry and I took on "Halloween" of 2010, since then VB has become more experienced with a video camera and purchased a HD video camera back in (12 comments)
There have been quite a few members at Activerain that have left within their comments questions about VEGAS BOB'S profile photo. VB uploaded another profile photo before this resent one of him wearing a mask for "Halloween" and AR members were saying how ugly it was, this photo is (below)! The photo (above) is a photo that was taken several years ago of VEGAS BOB in Roswell New Mexico, what Vegas Bob really looks like. VB will be leaving his true identity as a ALIEN until after "Halloween" and then he will be going back to his profile photo (10 comments)
Around twenty years ago I read part of a book that mentioned Love & Kindness in all of us. Well after I read this book and went out searching and changing my attitude towards others, I was very surprised how it did worked. Through our lives we program our minds into throwing up walls and barriers when we are hurt for many different reasons, a way of protecting ourselves from being hurt again. Well I believe that these walls we form have a way of restricting our way of lives, and can keep us from being who we really (16 comments)
I would like to wish everyone a "Good Night" from one of my favorite places in Las Vegas Nevada ... "Fremont Street" in Downtown. Have a wonderful weekend and spend some time with your families and loved ones ... Vegas Bob will post some great stories with photographs and videos next week, so ... "Stay Tuned" Robert (Vegas Bob) Swetz 10-7-2011
Here are a couple of photographs about what it was like hundreds of years ago before technology swept the United States of America. Before the Airplane, Car, Train, Television, Phone, Computers, Record Player, Refrigerator, Microwave, Washer, Dryer, Shower, Sinks, Windows, Doors and so much more. So many people in this country take so many things for "Granted" and we are very "Lucky" to have the things we have so ... "Please Stop Complaining" and ENJOY LIFE ... ;o) Robert (Vegas Bob) Swetz 10-7-2011
“Rock Art” Valley of Fire by Robert (Vegas Bob) Swetz & Sherry activerain.com/.../-rock-art-valley-of-fire-by-robert-vegas-bob-swetz... Feb (14 comments)
It's getting around that time of the year when Vegas Bob starts shopping for Airline Tickets to South East Asia. The best time to fly to Myanmar/ Burma or Thailand is January or February, the price of the tickets at this time is the cheapest. I found round trip tickets from Los Angeles California to Bangkok Thailand for around 860 dollars. This is a reasonable price and VB & Nu Nu will be flying out around the first of second week in January 2012. If there anyone that may be interested in meeting us there? We will be (14 comments)
Vegas Bob really enjoys riding his Harley Davidson, and with these cooler temperatures it's even more enjoyable. VB went for a little put several days ago and it's a good thing he did because it has been raining in Las Vegas off & on for two days now, it's so foreign when it rains in Las Vegas Nevada. VB's ride the other day took him into the mountains around Mount Charleston around 45 minutes north of Las Vegas. Mount Charleston is a very beautiful are with plenty of pine trees, cooler temps and more.
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VEGAS BOB is rolling 7s again and he won't see numbers like this in a very long time, maybe never! VB really don't like the word "Never" because you just (Never Know) ... and I believe anything is possible. Living in Las Vegas Nevada aways has VB on his toes whenever numbers like this come along. Maybe VB will hit the poker tables or shoot some "Craps" this weekend ... (11 comments)
Robert (Vegas Bob) Swetz stopped at the Terrible Herbst Gas Station on 4895 Spring Mountain Rd in Las Vegas Nevada at 11:00pm 10-4-2011 to fill up with gas. VB usually runs (Chevron Gas) in his car because it has detergents in it and Chevron Gas has always treated VB's cars great! I stopped at one of the pumps at this location and ran my Debit Card through the card slot, put in my zip code etc, hit the enter button and nothing. After several seconds the computer at the pump displays "Time Expired" for the card, so I ran (13 comments)
Sincerely, Don't waste my time ... - 10/04/11 11:41 AM
With several businesses going on I am a very busy man, life is very short compared to eternity so Sincerely, Don't waste my time ... I am a sales man and chances are I could convince you to purchase a Casino, Commercial Building, Home or some Vacant Land but if your "Mind Set" on not purchasing because you want to wait ... well ... sorry but I don't think I can help you. Many people are waiting for possibley a new President in 2012, people are waiting to see if the world will end December 21st 2012, people are waiting to (14 comments)
All I can say is time is just flying by ... I remember with Sherry was just a little girl living back in Myanmar/ Burma just waiting for that day she could come and live with us in America. I remember 6 years ago when I was visiting Sherry and Nu Nu's mother without Nu Nu back in 2005 because at that time Nu Nu was waiting for a "Green Card" ... Sherry and I would be walking along the beach in Myanmar and she would ask me when she could see mommy and come and live with us (22 comments)
Vegas Bob knows what it's like to work hard, and for any of you out there on this first Monday into October here is a "Cooling Down" photo for the day ... The colors with the blues, whites, tans, pinks, etc, help set the mood for winding down the day. Can anyone tell me where this Lake is located, what city/ town and state?
Well here is another great reason to purchase a home vs renting ... Home Owners and Investors "Ripping-Off" Renters I have several clients that Rent Homes in Las Vegas Nevada ... 4 bedroom Homes and one family is paying 1200 per month and their lease is up and the Home Owner wants to increase the rent on the Home to 1400 per month. The home my clients are renting are around 80-90 thousand dollar homes, so the mortgage payment depending on how much was put down and the interest rate would be around 400-500 dollars per month. And the (11 comments)
Robert Vegas Bob Swetz Robert Vegas Bob Swetz is very discouraged with FaceBook ... ;o(I have had a FB account for several years now and because I am not much for chatting, etc. FB is extremely boring. I post stories, videos, photographs and more which in turn creates some OK SEO's for me ... but, ... well ... FB is a bit of a "Turn-Off" to me along with some other networks where I will also be voicing my opinions!Vegas Bob will be spending less & less time at FB ... sorry! Wall Photos (24 comments)
After my little vacation in northern California I stayed the evening in Reno Nevada September 15th 2011. Early that morning on September 16th I started my drive back to Las Vegas because it is a 8-9 hour drive depending on traffic and road construction. I stopped in this little town only minutes East of Reno and captured these photos of this jet on the side of the road. Little did I know that later that day there would be a terrible plane crash at an "Air Show" in Reno and many lives would be taken ... "How very sad" (9 comments)
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