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yolandahoversten: Thornbury Hill Subdivision Neighborhood Yard Sale - O'Fallon, IL - 05/10/13 11:35 AM
Thornbury Hill Subdivision Neighborhood Yard Sale in O'Fallon, Illinois The Thornbury Hill Subdivision in the City of O'Fallon, Illinois is going to have their annual neighborhood yard sale this Saturday, May 11 from 7:00 AM - 1:00 PM. It's going to be a good day for it, the weather will be in the 70s, and umbrellas aren't needed. All items for sale are on display on the participating homeowners' driveways. Come, browse and be ready to buy a treasure or two!
NOTE: Please respect the homeowners' privacy. If they're selling items, they will be out on display. (If you're (6 comments)
Once again, the much awaited Air Show at Scott Air Force Base, Illinois featuring the United States Air Force Thunderbirds is coming this weekend, September 15 & 16, 2012. I could hear them flying over and rehearsing for the show. It's also an annual open house offered by Scott AFB to welcome neighbors near and far to see US Air Force airpower at work. After six years, the awesome F-16 Thunderbirds return to Scott AFB. Other aircraft like the C-21, C-40, KC-135 Stratotanker, and B-2 Spirit, etc. are also performing. Various other aircraft (5 comments)
Just sold this Victorian home on 680 Livingston Street. All of 2600 Square Feet, five lovely bedrooms, 1-1/2 bathrooms, two Living Rooms, Thanksgiving-sized Dining Room, extensive wood trims, two sets of heavy, solid wood pocket doors, and hardwood flooring throughout. This beauty is registered with Clinton County Historical Society for its rich family history dating back in 1904. It's located in Carlyle, Illinois--the County seat, and home of the largest man-made lake, covering 26,000+ acres. As the saying goes "Home is where your story begins," may the new homeowners create many happy memories here. (6 comments)
yolandahoversten: The National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows - Springtime Senior Celebration - 05/08/11 11:32 AM
The National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows - Springtime Senior Celebration The National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows is a Roman Catholic shrine devoted to the Blessed Virgin Mary located on 80 beautifully landscaped acres in Belleville, Illinois, east of the Mississippi River. The outdoor Shrine was named from the legend that snow fell on the Basilica of Saint Mary in Rome in the summertime.
It's considered one of the largest outdoor shrines in North America, and has become a known beautiful place to visit just across the Mississippi from Saint Louis, Missouri. The Shrine is run by Oblates (4 comments)
yolandahoversten: Sequel: Easy to Make Spring Orchid Arrangement - 05/06/11 04:45 PM
Sequel: Easy to Make Spring Orchid Arrangement I love orchids and flowers. Cut flowers in a vase in an open house adds warmth and smiles to guests when they enter the property. But it can be expensive if you don't have a flower garden you can harvest cuttings from. So, I made these arrangements that I use for my open houses, or for staging purposes. They are very simple, foolproof, and inexpensive. They don't need tending, watering, and can be used repeatedly. If you're inclined to try, I posted the process here: Easy to Make Spring Orchid Arrangement. The arrangements below were made using the steps linked above. With (12 comments)
If you happen to live in The Manors at Fairwood Hills in O'Fallon, Illinois, there's an Home Owners' Association (HOA) Meeting on Thursday, April 28, 2011, at 7:00 P. M.
It will be held at the O'Fallon Public Safety Building on 285 North Seven Hills Road just across the YMCA Building in O'Fallon. Contact Yolanda for your local public service announcements. (6 comments)
All gowns courtesy of Simply Elegant of St. Louis, Missouri.
Created by Patty Cakes of Highland, Illinois.
Created by Cake Artistry of Belleville, Illinois.
Beautiful floral arrangements everywhere!
Catered by (23 comments)
yolandahoversten: Scott Air Force Base Club Bridal Expo 2011 - 03/16/11 02:45 PM
Bridal Expo 2011 at Scott Air Force Base Club, Illinois Spring is in the air, snow has come and gone (for now), and today is a beautiful, and sunny day. It's that time of year when brides-to-be are looking for places to shop and gather ideas and inspiration for that fairy tale dress for that special date and occasion. Bridal shows are fun to attend since I get to see beautiful dresses, and it's special to watch the mothers and their daughters get excited about what's available. I also like to see the latest trend in table and floral arrangements, not to mention the awesome, unique, (16 comments)
yolandahoversten: A Sad Welcome to a Local Hero - A1C Zachary Ryan Cuddeback - 03/11/11 06:47 PM
With pride, but sad hearts O'Fallon will welcome back Airman 1st Class Zachary Ryan Cuddeback tonight in a funeral procession. He, along with Senior Airman Nicholas J. Alden of South Carolina were killed in the line of duty in Frankfurt, Germany on March 2. Zac was born at Scott Air Force Base in July 1989 and moved out of the area when he was 14 years old. He was an "Army brat" and joined the United States Air Force in 2009. He was assigned to 86th Vehicle Readiness Squadron in March 2010 after graduating from basic training. He was survived by his parents, his younger brother, and his puppy, Einstein. He (13 comments)
yolandahoversten: American Girl Fashion Show in O'Fallon, IL - 03/08/11 07:02 PM
Time to think of Spring! Check out the American Girl Fashion Show at the Hilton's Regency Conference Center - 400 Regency Park in O'Fallon, IL on Saturday, March 12, 2011. Show times are: 9:00AM, 12:30PM, 4:00PM, tickets are for $35. Call the O'Fallon Parks and Recreation for more details, 618-624-0319. It should be fun! View Larger Map (4 comments)
yolandahoversten: Foreclosure Help in IL - 04/26/09 03:11 PM
Foreclosure Help in IL Last week, IL Governor Quinn signed a bill providing much needed assistance for homeowners facing foreclosure. This bill, Public Act 95-1047 requires lenders to allow a grace period (up to 90 days) to homeowners who are in arrears. Furthermore, homeowners will have a chance to work with any Housing and Urban Development (HUD) approved housing counselors to work out a solution to their situation. Under this act, lenders are required to mail a notice to the troubled homeowner who in turn will seek out a counselor. They have 30 days to find a workable plan to be (15 comments)
yolandahoversten: Fall Festival of Homes - Open Homes Sunday - November 4, 2007 (D O N E) - 11/03/07 01:58 AM
S O L D ! 328 Agnes Drive, O'Fallon, IL 62269 OPEN SUNDAY from 1 to 3 P. M. Ready to move in Bi-Level with Four Bedrooms, Three Baths. If the screen goes black, please double click on the 'X' top right to enjoy the rest of the show. Thank you! S O L D !!! 8756 Old Lebanon Road, Troy, IL Open from 1 TO 3 P. M. Horse Property on 9 Acres, Two Story with 3 bedrooms, 3 full baths, on full basement. Includes a 32' x 48' pole building.
For O'Fallon, IL Real Estate, Belleville, IL Real Estate, & (20 comments)
yolandahoversten: Open House Sunday - Belleville, IL - October 14th, from 1 - 3 P. M. (DONE) - 10/11/07 11:46 PM
Home For Sale Belleville, IL 62223 If you haven't seen this property yet, here's your chance! This bright, spacious ranch set in a rural, quiet setting in Southwestern IL, is close to Scott AFB, convenient to the new Belleville Crossing Shopping Center on Hwy 15 and Frank Scott Parkway. This Belleville, IL property is flanked by cornfields in the summer and panoramic views in all seasons. This one story is complete with granite countertops, ceramic tile floors, six panel doors, an open floor plan and a large walkout basement. It's a perfect fit if you prefer the laid back lifestyle and relaxed living of a rural setting, yet very (12 comments)
Yolanda Hoversten | Broker | O'Fallon, Illinois Real Estate
Author Bio: Yolanda earned her business degree in marketing at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. She is a licensed real estate broker and Realtor, helping home buyers and home sellers in Southwestern Illinois since 2004.
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