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By Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671
(Woodland Management Service)
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Memorial Day Weekend, the Start of Summer in the Northwoods, and More. Well it’s the eve of that weekend that many people up here wait for all spring, Memorial Day. The roads are packed with happy tourists northwoods bound, with trucks, campers, ATV’s and all the toys of summer. A few foresters ...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding and Marketing
(Napa Consultants)
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Matilija poppies were named the "Queen of California Flowers" by Mary Elizabeth Parsons.  Ms Parsons wrote a book in 1897 called, The Wildflowers of California. They can easily grow to 5-8 feet tall and because they spread their roots with underground runners one bush can spread to 8 feet of more...

By Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671
(Woodland Management Service)
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Graduation Weekend at the Nations Top Forestry School, University of Wisconsin at Stevens Point.  This weekend another group of enthusiastic Forestry and Natural Resource students graduate and will be heading out to save the world, or at least make it run a little better.    The University of Wis...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding and Marketing
(Napa Consultants)
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On this morning trip to the nursery to buy a bag of organic potting soil, we fell in love with this fire opal bougainvillea (pictured above).  It is a color we had not seen before.  We just had to buy one! Most of Southern California has bougainvillea in their landscapes in both residential and c...

By Ron Marshall, Birdhouse Builder Extraordinaire
(Marshall Enterprises)
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Ron’s Rustic Birdhouses Presents Porch HouseWell, since I haven’t been in the Rain for a while again, I suppose I should explain myself.We have had a very wet spring so yard work is slow to go, but birdhouse building has kept me out of trouble…for the most part.This birdhouse, Porch House, was re...

By Paul Antonelli, Broker Owner; NextHome Antonelli Realty
(NextHome Antonelli Realty)
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WASHINGTON – May 22, 2017 – It's little more than bullet points on a single page. But the effect of President Donald Trump's plan to overhaul the U.S. tax system is being hotly debated in real estate circles.The National Association of Realtors, citing Trump's proposals to double the standard ded...

By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
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  2017 Pancreatic Cancer Research 18-Hole Stroll On June 25th is at the The Travelers Championship, TPC River Highlands, Cromwell, CT  again this year.  Four years ago one of our ActiveRain members here in CT, Gail Robinson, lost her husband Bill to Pancreatic Cancer.  Gail Robinson is one of th...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
(WHISPERING PINES REALTY)
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Wet weather in North Branch, Minnesota.  So it is a great time to look at homesWho so?One of the big reasons people will by-pass on a home is because of any kind of water intrusion.It has rained for a week and the ground is saturated.Roof issues should show up on ceilings.The big one is the basem...

By Mel Ahrens, MBA, Kelly Right Real Estate, Customized Choices for your Real Estate Needs
(Kelly Right Real Estate)
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Hood River County School District: Board of Directors MeetingThe next Hood River County School District meeting is Wednesday, May 24, 2017, at 6:30pm. The meeting will be held in the Hood River Valley High School library. Agenda items include: Capital Bond update Nutrition Program Pricing Bi-lite...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding and Marketing
(Napa Consultants)
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Blue skies were smiling at us this morning.  It reminded us of Willie Nelson's song Blue Skies! This photo was not enhanced at all!The market was crowded this morning.  The mild temperature with a high predicted of 81 brought out everyone.  These early girl tomatoes herald the beginning of tomato...

By Kathryn Gorham, Emerald Isle NC Crystal Coast
(Green Key Realty)
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All DayFriday, May 26, 2017 - Tuesday, May 30, 2017Glad Tidings Church, 4621 Country Club Road, Morehead City, NC 28557 Kathryn Gorham | Green Key Realty  | Emerald Isle North Carolinawww.HomesEmeraldIsle.com2010 President Women's Council of REALTORS® Crystal Coast Chapter   252.646.4656 cell · 2...

By Stephanie Arnett, SRS, IMSD, Broker Associate, REALTOR
(RE/MAX Partners~ Starkville, MS)
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Wine & Cheese Open HouseFriday, June 9th, 20174:30pm - 6:00pm26917 Main Street, West Point, MS 3977326769 Main Street, West Point, MS 39773 Wine & Cheese Open HouseFriday, June 9th, 20174:30pm - 6:00pm26917 Main Street, West Point, MS 3977326769 Main Street, West Point, MS 39773

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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It was advertised as a pop-up park. Officials closed off Broadway on Sunday, from Riverside in Land Park down into Curtis Park, to allow neighbors and anybody else who wanted to show up to play in the street. There were hoola hoops, games, yoga, chalk drawing, skateboarding, rollerblading, bike r...

By Gay E. Rosen, As Real as Real Estate Gets!
(Julia B. Fee Sotheby's International Realty)
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I have written about Paws Place before. It is a  wonderful dog park located in New Rochelle's Ward Acres. For just $50 a year, you can obtain a park pass, and entree to  a wonderful social event (for your pooch!)...However, there is also a great plus. You can also share doggie stories, learn how ...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
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The Avenue Grill on 690 East 17th Avenue in Denver is one of those places that you must try for special occasions.  I have to say they have some of the Best Martini in town and and the lively crowd also can enjoy a fine selection of wines and high end spirits,  The Denver Post named the Avenue Gr...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
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Thanks for reminding us of such an important day. Thanks so all of our Armed Forces...    The third Saturday of each May is Armed Forces Day.  Today honors everyone serving in the United States military branches -- Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marines, Navy.   President John F. Kennedy establish...

By Brandon Jordan
(ERA American Real Estate)
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  Deregulation AKA Ayn Rand arguments when they are purposed fall short, when the most recogonized economist even admits it The below is the house oversight committee testimony "I made a mistake in presuming that the self interest of orginizations specifically banks and others where such that the...

By Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089, Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info
(Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers)
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This year's Art of Trash event at the Maui Mall showcased some very creative artwork put together from trash and junk that would otherwise end up in the landfill, or as beach debris.  I noticed a recurring theme of plastics in our ocean, which has become a monumental global pollution problem. We ...

By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
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  Today was 2017 Middletown Kids Health & Safety Day on Main Street downtown Middletown, CT.  This is a wonderful event each year for parents with young children, and even for individuals without children. The 2017 Middletown Kids Health & Safety Day is for the whole family, and and once again w...

By KW Landmark, #1 Real Estate Agency in Queens County
(Keller Williams Realty Landmark)
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Keller Williams Realty Landmark Volunteers Will Give Where They Live And Help Restore The Facilities at Saint Mary’s Hospital For Children (in Bayside) and The Poppenhusen Institute (in College Point)  Queens, New York — Keller Williams Realty Landmark will be among more than 157,000 Keller Willi...