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By Kathy Hyatt ~Plantation, Davie, Sunrise REALTOR, Broward Realtor Selling Plantation,Davie & Sunrise
(RE/MAX Preferred)
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Mark Hyatt Interview on WPLG Channel 10 Regarding City of Plantation $434,000 Lawsuit.  Mark Hyatt speaks with Shyann Malone of WPLG on his thoughts of City Government It is unacceptable, those monies could have been utilized in so many different ways   Residents should not have to pay for the mi...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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The night before the Academy Awards: Decisions… Decisions…or is it the calm before the storm?Some of the actors have the “been there, done that” attitude, despite that, I am confident it is still high stress for the ones that have been nominated for the first time or repeated times.Never the less...

By Hannah Williams, Expertise in NE Philadelphia & Bucks County
(Re/Max Eastern inc.)
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 Bristol Borough Pa Winner Thanks Active Rain Friends for Your Votes  The votes are in and the announcement was made  Bristol Borough is the winner . Every vote counted and the members of Active Rain helped to make this happen . I want to take the time to thank all my friends here in the Rain for...

By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
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Huli Huli Chicken & Ribs - 177 S. Kihei Rd, Kihei, HI 96753 Look at all that smoke along the road by the beach!  Why are all the cars pulling over right here?  What's that delicious smell? Wow, if you're looking for a great roadside food stand in Kihei, check out this place along South Kihei Road...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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From our earliest memory of remembering things, we know that there is death.  As children we might see other children die in one of our classes, or perhaps a grandparent, or a beloved pet.  It stays with us forever - that knowing, that understanding.  For most of us, it happens to someone else.I'...

By Rebecca Gaujot, the Go To Realtor®, Lewisburg WV Real Estate, Greenbrier County
(RE/MAX Vision Quest)
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On First Friday in February, at the Cooper Gallery Sarah Hann played music on the Mbira Dzavadzimu, an African music instrument.  Her music correlated with the  Shona Sculpture on display at the gallery.  Sarah enjoys playing the instrument and also has provided classes at the Carnegie Hall in Le...

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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 This was a winter scene I took a few weeks ago on my way to an appointment.Last week the snow melted and I have been enjoying spring like weather.  With the temperature over 60 degrees it is hard to believe this is the month of February, a time when winter could be extremely harsh.The drastic ch...

By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty 410-530-2400)
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 The ACC is in Baltimore and today I went again for a second full day with my long time friend Peg Silloway who is in town from Oregon. What a coincidence that she would meet a fellow weaver Karen Gelbard (see the video  and look for "The Oregon Weaver") who was showing at the craft show. When we...

By Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor, CRS, Co-Host of Mail-Right's: Real Estate Agent Podcast
(Big Block Realty)
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 I enjoy hiking past this home most Sundays and boy does it have Location... Location! Location?   72 Blue Heron Way  This charming blue cottage with beautiful yard and brick pathway has amazing views of UTC/La Jolla.You won't be able to find it on a map, GPS or Google Maps, but you may find it o...

By Yolanda Cordova-Gilbert, David Weekley Homes in Towne Lake 70's
(David Weekley Homes)
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 Today at the Heritage in Towne Lake is the Classic Car show. David Weekley is a proud sponsor! We could not have asked for a better day no humidity and 65 degrees! Great way to spend the day outside and see some really cool cars and it 's fun for the whole family. The Cypress Fire Department has...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding and Marketing
(Napa Consultants)
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Thanks to all the rains we have been blessed with, Chanterelle mushrooms have been growing amid the oak trees that dot the ranches and farmlands of Santa Barbara County.  They are one of our favorite wild mushrooms.  They are on the dinner menu this evening.Walla-walla onions are also a favorite ...

By Patricia Feager, Selling Homes Changing Lives
(Dallas Premier Keller Williams Realty)
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Musings, ©Patricia Feager, 2/25/2017 If all you got today was one or ounce of happiness, you had a good day! A flower is a powerful antidote to stress. Happiness grows in tight places and open spaces. In the light of day, colors pop! That's when you know spring is in the air! There is so much pot...

By Robert Bob Gilbert, Your Katy TX ( West of Houston) Real Estate Expert
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties)
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Today is National Margarita Day! Enjoy!!  February 22 of every year is National Margarita Day and it is a time pay a tribute to this wonderful drink. I have recently read a survey which found margarita's are the most popular drink ( alcohol) in the US. I will not get into some type of debate as t...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding and Marketing
(Napa Consultants)
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We have a cold sunny morning.  It was 43F degrees, when we headed out for our weekly Saturday shopping at the Santa Barbara Farmers Market. It was nice to see that those were absent last week were back.  One of our favorite vendors sells all kinds of organically grown nuts, such as peanuts, walnu...

By Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!
(Lisa Von Domek & Associates LLC Team)
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Did you know that Penguin Days that began in December will end on February 28th at the Dallas Zoo?  Here's a fun place to spend the day...and with $7 admission, you can bring all of your family and friends to join in the fun! And here is a little history about our fabulous Dallas zoo.  Click on t...
Enjoy learning about the history of Coffee, Tea, and Chocolate at Meadow Brook Hall in Rochester, Michigan.  The 88,000 square foot home with 110 rooms, was built between 1926 and 1929 in Rochester, Michigan by Matilda Dodge Wilson and her second husband, Alfred Wilson.  The home, which cost $4 m...

By Debbie Cook, Silver Spring and Takoma Park Maryland Real Estate
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc)
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The tradition is that the Tuesday before Lent is a time to indulge or Fatten up before tightening belts and giving up things for Lent, which starts on Ash Wednesday.  It is the Fat Tuesday associated with Mardi Gras and it is the Shrove Tuesday associated with Pancake Suppers or Pancake Day.This ...

By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Bob Timm Owner/Broker National Marketing Realtors
(National Marketing Realtors)
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If you thought I was talking about sobriety guess again.Tonight the family went out to diner to celebrate 5 years of being back in our home after it was devastated by the flood of 2011.Flood waters ran through our home and a couple thousand others for a full month before the water subsided and re...

By Bunny Terry, A Different Kind of Realtor in the City Different
(Keller Williams Santa Fe)
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I posted earlier this week on the Art of Homes tour, something that Keller Williams Santa Fe does to underwrite ARTsmart, a non-profit that keeps art in schools in Northern New Mexico. So today is the big day, the beginning of of the Art of Homes Tour. I thought you'd all enjoy seeing where I'll ...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker, Author&Artist
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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Join Certified Feng Shui Expert Laura Cerrano and discover how your home and surroundings can affect your mindset, emotions, behavior and overall health. You will learn how to combine several forms of Feng Shui and intuitive thinking to create powerful practical solutions. She will guide you thro...