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By Evelyn Kennedy, Alameda, Real Estate, Alameda, CA
(Alain Pinel Realtors)
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 Things to do in Alameda on February 24 and 25, 2018 Black History Walking Tour, West End, on Saturday, February 24, at 10 am to Noon.  Celebrate Black History month by joining Rasheed Shabazz on this walk of the West End to learn about the legacy of World War II housing and struggles by Black re...

By Barbara S. Duncan, CRS, GRI, e-PRO, Executive Broker, Searcy AR
(RE/MAX Advantage)
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I remember days like this. My mother was "tickled to death" when she was finally able to have a washing machine like this one.  It was still work to wash all the clothes and hang them on the line to dry but not nearly as hard as it was when she used an old iron pot over a fire to boil the dirty c...

By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor
(RE/MAX Executive | Charlotte, NC)
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 Billy Graham, a native son of Charlotte, North Carolina, who died this past week, is returning home to The Billy Graham Evangelistic Association and Library in Charlotte today. The procession, upcoming days of visitation and the funeral next Friday are bound to cause some traffic issues in the Q...

By Patricia Feager, Selling Homes Changing Lives
(DFW FINE PROPERTIES)
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Author: Patricia Feager, 2/24/2018 "Rain is grace, rain is the sky descending to the earth; without the rain, there would be no earth."--- John Updike RAIN THESE PAST 7 DAYS AND 7 NIGHTS HAVE ME THINKING Flower Mound, TX is having unusual weather. I have not seen so much rain since I left Maine w...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding and Marketing
(Napa Consultants)
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On our way to the Santa Barbara Seafood Company located at the harbor, we noticed the first cruise ship of 2018 moored in the deeper part of the Santa Barbara Harbor.    The passengers had just disembarked via tenders to shore, and were waiting in line for guides to take them on various tours aro...

By David Popoff, Realtor®,SRS, Green ~ Fairfield County, Ct
(DMK Real Estate )
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Spring Market Darien Ct ~ 38 Open House ~ Sunday Febuary 25th, 2018. Spring Market in Darien, Connecticut with 38 public open homes this weekend out of the 195 single family listing on the Darien MLS.  The times of these open houses vary from 12:00 to 5:00 so best to plan ahead.To view open house...

By Robert Vegas Bob Swetz, Las Vegas Henderson Homes for Sale
(Realty ONE Group)
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 WATER and POWER - A CALIFORNIA HEIST Over the long weekend a friend of mine texted me the name of a great documentary on Netflix he said I must watch, and so I did watch this great movie.  I have been traveling back and forth from Las Vegas to San Jose now for around 4 years for work. On my long...

By Joyce Marsh, Daytona Beach Florida, Experts in Listing and Selling Waterfront & Luxury
(Premier Sotheby's International Realty)
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   Daytona Beach Florida is home to a cultural treasure, the Museum of Arts and Sciences, which is a museum for everyone.  MOAS Museum of Arts & Sciences is the primary art, science and history museum in Central Florida.      The area's largest museum, MOAS is a nationally accredited museum by th...

By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor
(RE/MAX Executive | Charlotte, NC)
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  Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Charlotte's Southern Spring Home & Garden Show at The Park Expo opens this Friday and continues the next two weekends -- February 23rd through February 25th and March 3rd through March 5th. You just know that spring is is just around the corner in C...

By Kerry L Klun, Broker/Owner, 321-626-5868
(Palm Realty)
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SpaceX plans to launch a Falcon 9  Hispasat 30W-6 satellite this Sunday, February 25 at 12:35 a.m. from Florida's Space Coast. The weather conditions look good and there is an 80 percent chance of conditions meeting launch rules.The Hispasat 20W-6 is out of Madrid. They have doubled their satell...

By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
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 Most of us have read or seen the play Once Upon A Mattress.  But if you have not, March 1st, 2nd, & 3rd will be your opportunity to do so when Middletown High School Presents Once Upon A Mattress.   Once Upon A Mattress is about a young Prince Dauntless whose over protective mother decreed that ...

By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
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Sammy Hagar's Maui oceanfront home sells - $3,100,000While I'm on the topic of celebrity real estate on Maui (see previous blog post about the Maui Brando Estate), it's notable that the oceanfront property of Sammy Hagar just closed a few days ago after being on and off the market for many years....

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding and Marketing
(Napa Consultants)
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On our through walk to the Salt Marsh Reserves of Carpinteria, we noticed two young herons.  They were enjoying the day in one of the tributaries to the ocean beyond.  Each had their distinct territory across from the other.It is wonderful to see that the wildlife is beginning to thrive, and that...

By Sheri Sperry - MCNE®, (928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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Mariposa Restaurant - Latin Inspired Grill - SedonaLisa Dahl RestaurantsWARNING: Don't Watch any of Lisa Dahl's videos on an empty stomach (MT)!  Lisa Dahl is very comfortable in front of the camera and her cullinary skills rise to another level as well. The food is as tasty as it appears in all ...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
(WHISPERING PINES REALTY)
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The biggest snow storm of the year for our area is heading our way.10-14 inches and maybe more.It is time to get ready.Shovels.  More than one in case one breaks.Warm clothes and hand warmers.Does the snow blower work?Do you have gas.Did you check the fluids. A great tip...If the snow is sticking...

By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek Team)
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Well, North Texas needed rain and we are certainly getting plenty of it!  With several more days of rain still in the forecast, many areas in and around the Dallas Metroplex have already recorded six to eight inches of rain!  Flooding in several areas has been reported and drivers are having to p...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
(WHISPERING PINES REALTY)
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The flu has been bad this year, ask anyone who has had it.Many lives lost again.The best defense is protecting yourself.Washing hand often and thoroughly is the best.Wearing a mask over your mouth and nose is also a good idea.People who get it the 2nd time say it is worse than the first. The 2nd ...

By Dorie Dillard, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
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Have you heard? Beginning March 1, 2018 the Canyon Creek community in NW Austin will be managed by Spectrum Association Management. I received my post card in the mail telling me how to go online to register and read Brett Funderburg’s, a director on the board, post on Nextdoor Canyon Creek annou...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding and Marketing
(Napa Consultants)
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Yesterday morning, when we woke up and looked outside our window, we notice a blue heron sitting on the fencing of the creek.  We both stood and watched him for a while and marveled at the beauty of this creature. After breakfast, Ron took Quincy for his morning walk.  The bird had moved into the...

By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(Lyon Real Estate)
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My friend, JaCi Wallace, who gave us our ragdoll kitty, said we should go to Bradshaw to get him spayed. I thought she was talking about the Bradshaw Animal Hospital, and I seemed to remember that the SSPCA worked in conjunction with them. As I mentioned in my blog, I once worked briefly as a mar...