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By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Area Realtor
(RE/MAX Executive | Charlotte, NC)
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 Fall Festival season has arrived in earnest in the Charlotte metro area... and this Saturday, October 21st you can enjoy two great fall festivals in Fort Mill and Tega Cay on the South Carolina side of Charlotte metro area's border. The festivals are less than 15 minutes distance from each other...

By Curtis Van Carter, Your Napa Valley Broker Extraordinaire
(Better Homes & Gardens Wine Country Group)
Comments 54
I am still fine and in my Yountville home but things are getting scary. Fire is at the crest of the Hill above Mondavi Winery and they have issued an advisory evacuation alert for that area but the Town as of 7:30 am this morning said things are still ok here. The fire is about 1.5 miles away but...

By Grant Schneider, Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes
(Performance Development Strategies)
Comments 7
The Byram Hills Parent Student Teachers Association will hold it's 31st Annual Halloween Window Painting on Saturday, October 21, 2017.This is open to kids from Kindergarten to 5th grade (no preschoolers) This event is open to current Byram Hills Parent Teacher Student Association members at $20 ...

By Jennifer Fivelsdal, Mid Hudson Valley real estate connection
( JFIVE Home Realty LLC | 845-758-6842|162 Deer Run Rd Red Hook NY 12571)
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I look forward to the Dogwood blooms in the Spring and then again in the Fall when it showcases berries and red leaves.Today was a beautiful day and just before sunset, I could not resist taking a photo of this colorful tree.Wouldn't you agree this is great eye candy?  

By Barbara S. Duncan, CRS, GRI, e-PRO, Executive Broker, Searcy AR
(RE/MAX Advantage)
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  A few years ago I made a trip around our RE/MAX Advantage office at 200 W Mulberry Street in Searcy AR.   In 2015 we had all moved into a new building and we all had an office to prepare. Those office pictures are posted on facebook at RE/MAX Advantage Realtors.Today as I cruised by offices at ...

By Beth Atalay, Cam Realty of Clermont FL
(Cam Realty and Property Management)
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Halloween Events in Orlando FL 2017Orlando FL is a city that’s known for its Theme Parks, let’s admit it, we love celebrating and acting like kids. Give us a reason and we’re there ready to have fun. There’s so much going on in Central Fl for Halloween from pumpkin patches to horror houses, let’s...

By Tom Gilliam- RE/MAX Classic, Exceeding Your Expectations
(Re/Max Classic)
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Amazon has invaded the realm of Farmington Hills real estate—but you couldn’t say it’s happening in a big way. It’s happening in a tiny way. Last week the improbable news arrived that the web’s 400-pound gorilla had made its first foray into the realm of real estate. Since Farmington Hills real e...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Chrysanthemum Festival, Longwood Gardens Now is the time to visit Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania to enjoy the annual Chrysanthemum Festival. This exhibit runs through Sunday, November 19, 2017. Click on the link to reach the website with all of the information you will need to p...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
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Washington State’s Famous Crop - The apple of our eye. To those of us who live in Washington, fresh apples are a given. The produce section at our local grocery stores features a variety of fresh and local apples. However, there are seven principal varieties grown in the Evergreen State - the Re...

By Amy Land-de Wilde, High tech and high touch! I'll get back to you!
(Coldwell Banker St. Croix Realty)
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From warm showers to cold ice, fresh greens to community feasts, and former islanders showing that St. Croix kindness, we're proud to see our fellow islanders coming together. Here are a few stories of random acts of kindness we have witnessed.

By Curtis Van Carter, Your Napa Valley Broker Extraordinaire
(Better Homes & Gardens Wine Country Group)
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This is weekly feature post I will now do every Thursday to tell you about upcoming events in Yountville and around the Napa Valley. Please visit and enjoy one or more of these and tell them Curtis sent you.Featured EventsUptown Theatre, Napa  Comedian Howie Mandel October 21 @ 8:00 pm Louis Prim...

By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
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The Old Saybrook Chamber of Commerce through its member business is offering special holiday shoping discounts with a new Old Saybrook Chamber Discount Shopping Program "Naughtical & Nice".  This new Chamber program will be full of special holiday savings.Area residents just simply need to stop b...

By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Area Realtor
(RE/MAX Executive | Charlotte, NC)
Comments 22
 Christmas Made In The South arts and crafts festival returns to the Charlotte area this coming weekend, October 20th through October 22nd. This is the 37th year the show has come to the Charlotte area and for many it's now a tradition to start the Christmas holiday decorating and shopping season...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 15
Speechless Sundays - Pink is IN & We Hope You are Too!Join Us for 2017 Skatell's Design & Wine Event (to benefit BCC Rally, supporting the mission of Komen Charlotte)  *SouthPark fountain goes pink in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month Event detailsWhen:   October 20, 2017  6:00PM - 9:00PMW...

By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
Comments 48
So yesterday morning I'm looking through all my photos to find some good ones to share in the ActiveRain Photo Contest...thank you Dick Greenberg...and something pretty cool happened. Background story:In 2009 Rick and I attended Market Square Day in Portsmouth.  I took quite a few photos. One of ...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding and Marketing
(Napa Consultants)
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We spotted this lovely bouquet of Asiatic lilies in the lobby of our newest hotel, The Santa Barbara Inn.  We were impressed that their florist chose Asiatic lilies over Oriental lilies for their small intimate lobby, because the Oriental lilies have a heavy fragrance. This fragrance can be overw...

By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Platinum Properties)
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Jazz on Lawn Concert at Beachaven Winery Clarksville TN Season Finale Saturday, October 21 is the final Jazz on the Lawn Concert at Beachaven Winery Clarksville TN. This has been a fantastic season of concerts with record crowds. All of this is  provided courtesy of Beachaven Winery. The Vineyard...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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  Manhattan Park District's - 2017 Haunted Round Barn Farm Festival Do you like hayrack rides?   Hay mazes? Big bonfires at night? Spooky things that can scare you out of your mind?Then head to "Haunted Round Barn Farm Festival" in Manhattan, IL on October 20, 21 & 27, 28, 2017.   Hours for this ...

By James Murr, www.cortiersrealestate.com
(Cortiers Real Estate)
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As we transition into fall, enjoy family fun right here in Bryan/College Station. This season is full of local community events from corn mazes to festivals, so check the list below to start planning for a fantastic fall!Aggie Habitat Pumpkin PatchNow - Oct. 31 220 Rock Prairie Rd, College Statio...

By Belinda Spillman, Colorado Living!
(Aspen Lane Real Estate Colorful Colorado)
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Being prepared is a good motto in Colorado.  You never know when the warm sunny days will turn to winter blizzards. Before the snow season begins, this is a good time to make sure your vehicle is ready to maneuver the snow packed roads. Here are a few tips: As the days get cooler, our vehicles te...