things to do: Fascinating Things to Do/Places to Visit on Active Rain-You Could Plan A Trip With These! - 11/20/09 07:49 PM
Planning a trip around the U.S.? Did you know you could actually plan your trip just by using the reccommendations by AR Bloggers who post to the Things to Do/Places to Visit group? Seriously!
It's been a long time since I wrote a post that highlighted a few blogs and bloggers that had recently been featured in the Things to Do/Places to Visit group here on Active Rain. (Of course, if I had another moderator it might get done more often... I'm just saying!...)
So... For those of you who are not familiar with the Things to Do/Places to Visit group, … (8 comments)

things to do: Things to Do/Places to Visit. Localism Posts at Their Best! - 03/27/09 08:53 PM
It's been a while since I wrote a post featuring some of our recently featured posts in the Things to Do/Places to Visit group. But in the last week, I've read a lot of really good posts in the group, with so much variety! And the photos that have been included in the posts are sometimes what take them from good to great.
If you write posts for Localism that feature things to do either in your area, or in an area you've visited, you might want to join the Things to Do/Places to Visit group. Just keep in mind, any … (13 comments)

things to do: Home Buyers and Residents of Daytona Beach Shores, Let's Have Some Fun! - 02/24/09 10:34 AM
Daytona Beach Shores real estate buyers  and residents who are looking for fun things to do in this beautiful city, read the blog below. Now this is fun! Before I get started, let me say that I'm a REALTOR® with Adams Cameron & Co., REALTORS®. We have 8 offices in Volusia County. So if you want to buy a house or condo in Daytona Beach Shores, call or e-mail Lisa Hill. Now let's focus on the fun stuff!
Arrr Mateys. Thar's fun to be had herrre!
For any home owner who has lived in an area for a while, there's a … (2 comments)

things to do: Just How Many Things Can You Find to Do in Daytona Beach FL? - 12/21/08 07:10 AM
For all of you who live in the Daytona Beach area, and for all of you who plan to buy real estate in Daytona Beach, this blog's for you. As I was preparing to write a post about a fun, new event in Daytona Beach, I was looking through my many past blog posts of things to do in and around the Daytona Beach area. And I ended up with a change of plan. I've written so many posts about the many things to do in East Volusia County, I decided that instead of writing another post with more information about … (2 comments)

things to do: Why Should You Buy Real Estate in New Smyrna Beach? - 12/07/08 04:57 PM
If you're one of my regular blog readers, you know that many times, when providing you with information about a particular city in which you might like to buy real estate, rather than present you with just facts and figures, or straight real estate data about that city (although I sometimes do that too, since some of you like those posts as well) I often like to present you with fun things to do in that area. That's what this post will be; for the city of New Smyrna Beach.
If you currently live in New Smyrna Beach FL and are … (5 comments)

things to do: Movie Night! Every Friday Night at Chase's on the Beach, in New Smyrna Beach FL - 10/27/08 05:51 PM
Residents of New Smyrna Beach, Edgewater, or the Daytona Beach area, if you have plans for next Friday night, you need to cancel them! Why? Because CHASES ON THE BEACH in New Smyrna Beach has something new planned for us on Friday nights. Beginning Friday, October 24, 7 pm we can now enjoy MOVIE NIGHT! Unfortunately, we've already missed the kickoff classic movie, "BEACH PARTY" starring Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello. Doesn't that sound fun? So check Chase's web site, and mark your calendars for Friday nights at Chase's this fall and winter. There will be more fun, classic movies with … (5 comments)

things to do: Great Blogs From Around the Country. Things to Do/Places to Visit - 08/30/08 12:28 PM
I had other plans for today's blog, until I started reading the blogs in the Things to Do/Places to Visit Group, on Active Rain. I have to admit, I'm not always on top of things in the group, so thank you, everyone who continues to post great information about things to do in your areas, or places you recommend we visit (or move to). We now have over 1,000 posts in the group and I think in all this time (actually only 8 months), I've only had to remove one post that didn't follow the guidelines of the group.
As I … (28 comments)

things to do: Can You Find Things to Do, When You Know Nothing About Your Current Location? - 08/24/08 09:16 PM

Have you ever thought about how you would find inexpensive things to do in a particular city or area? I'm not talking about your home town, or even a vacation destination. I'm talking about moving to a new location and knowing very little about the area. Most of you will probably have your mental wheels turning. First of all, set aside the thought of how that could possibly happen. We'll get to that later. Once you get past that, you're probably thinking you can just go find a visitor's guide, or do an online search, or even ask some local … (6 comments)

things to do: Vacationing in the Daytona Beach Area? Here are some unexpected, and fun things to do. - 08/22/08 05:12 PM

If you're vacationing in the Daytona Beach area, there's a good possibility that you're considering buying real estate here. I know this because I've received many calls lately from real estate buyers who will be here within the next few weeks and months, to purchase their winter homes. Before I proceed with this post, I'd like to welcome our new crowd of snowbirds who join us every winter. And a big welcome to my 2 year buyers who have finally sold their 228 year house in CT! We have some great houses lined up for viewing tomorrow.
I wanted to … (2 comments)

things to do: Summer in Daytona Beach: Wow It's Hot! But We Have A New Public Pool! - 08/09/08 12:14 PM

Great news for Daytona Beach residents who need a way to escape the heat. A new public aquatic center has been built on the corner of Nova Road and George W. Engram Blvd. This new "regulation size" pool is the Cypress Aquatic Center, with a 101 swimmer capacity. But this is more than just a pool. This affordable way to spend a day ($3.00 for adults, $2.00 if under 17, children under age 7 must be accompanied by a responsible person over the age of 16.) has locker rooms with showers, family changing rooms, and a covered picnic area which … (6 comments)

things to do: Port Orange & All Nearby Cities-- Music for Healing - 07/29/08 12:55 AM

I've been meaning to blog about this for a while, but keep finding other subjects that seem more pressing. So I'm finally blogging about a Port Orange event that everyone can enjoy, no matter what city you live in.
The All Saints Lutheran Church, located at 751 Dunlawton Ave. in Port Orange, offers a weekly concert that its sponsored by the Port Orange Ministerial Association.
The title of this mid-weekly event is "Music for Healing: Body, Mind and Spirit" and it's not limited to any particular faith, regardless of where it's being held.
Each Wednesday, from 12:15 - 12:45 p.m., … (2 comments)

things to do: FUNtastic Events next week in Ponce Inlet Florida! - 07/17/08 06:24 PM

Coming up next week, July 21-25, 2008, children in grades 4 through 6, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. can enjoy the Marine Explorer Camp at the Ponce Inlet Marine Science Center. This is going to be a fun-filled week of snorkeling, fishing, kayaking, boating and more. I'm not sure if there are any last minute spaces available, so don't hesitate if you're planning to register your children, grades 4-6, in next week's Marine Explorer Camp. Not only will this be fun, but the children will be learning about Volusia County’s wildlife, habitats, and the importance of preserving our natural … (4 comments)

things to do: Daytona Beach Peadbody Auditorium, coming up next: The Backyardigans! - 07/12/08 07:19 PM

Daytona Beach residents and visitors will all enjoy this event. If you're a Daytona Beach resident, you're familiar with the Peabody Auditorium. If you're a visitor, you may be looking for something unique for your family to do, aside from the Beach, the Boardwalk, and the Daytona Beach Ocean Walk.
On July 17 at the Peabody Auditorium, The Backyardigans will be performing Live! And you can win FREE tickets to the performance! Follow this link here: Peabody "Backyardigans Live!" Coloring Contest. The link name probably tells you what you need to know =) Practice your coloring skills on the Backyardigans … (5 comments)

things to do: Ponce Inlet Lighthouse Demonstrations - 07/10/08 04:35 AM
In continuing with my series of posts about things to do in Volusia County, this post is about the fabulous Ponce Inlet Lighthouse! I've actually blogged about this amazing light house before in my post titled "Memories of Ponce Inlet Florida-The Grand Old Lighthouse". Did you know the Ponce Inlet lighthouse is the 2nd tallest lighthouse in the United States? And if you want to climb to the top, there are 194 stairs!
Well, tomorrow is your opportunity to test your stair-stepping abilities. But if you can't make it tomorrow, you won't have an excuse, because you'll have another opportunity on … (3 comments)

things to do: New Smyrna Beach Music Concert - 07/09/08 07:52 PM
New Smyrna Beach residents and visitors, don't miss out! Tonight, July 10, 2008 at 7:00 p.m. there will be a FREE Concert at the New Smyrna Beach Riverside Park. If you're not familiar with the Riverside Park, it's located at 105 N. Riverside Drive.
There are many concerts scheduled throughout the summer, but tonight's performer is Bobby Meeks, who will be playing a variety of "Solid Gold Country Classics". For more information on tonight's concert, or for information on other upcoming events, you can call 386-424-2175.
And if you're interested in moving to beautiful New Smyrna Beach, I'd love to help. … (1 comments)

things to do: Port Orange Real Estate and Things to Do - 06/09/08 04:54 PM

I'll start this Port Orange blog post with the details of a great house for sale on an acre. The house is located at 822 Bayridge Lane, has almost 2400 square feet of living area, formal living, dining and family rooms, a beautifully remodeled kitchen and a peaceful rear screened porch, reduced to $299,000. Watch the video below for a preview. Then call me to see it today! It's in a fabulous neighborhood!

Lovely Home on 1 Acre Lot-Priced to Sell


Port Orange is a wonderful place to live. I've written many posts extolling the virtues of … (2 comments)

things to do: Congratulations to Me. 200,000 points and counting! - 06/09/08 03:58 PM
This is a silly, lighthearted post. My comments today just pushed my points beyond 200,000. And my last post was my 400th. So here are my official stats...

BTW, I found this cool, freeware tool for screen captures like this. Follow the link to get yours. This is one of the most simplistic pieces of software I've ever seen, but it's not like I needed something fancy for a screen shot.
 
One thing I'd like to point out about my stats. I have way more comments than I do posts. It's a way of paying it forward. We should … (19 comments)

things to do: It's Time for some Fun in Ormond Beach Florida! - 05/29/08 04:44 AM

Hello Ormond Beach residents, and a warm welcome to all of you who are interested in buying real estate in Ormond Beach. We always welcome new residents as well!
This Friday, May 30, come to the north lawn of The Casements and enjoy Irish folk songs from the group called "The Pickin' Kind". This sounds like great fun to me!
Just don't forget your lawn chair! Unless of course, you feel like dancing a little jig all night... but if you do, can I have some pictures? I'm sure everyone reading this post would like to see your jig. LOL
Visit … (2 comments)

things to do: Another Great Reason to Buy Real Estate in Port Orange FL! - 05/16/08 09:07 PM

Home buyers who are thinking about moving to Daytona Beach, make sure you don't overlook the beautiful city of Port Orange, just 7 miles south of Daytona. I'm a Daytona Beach native, I've sold real estate in every city in Volusia county, and I personally live in Port Orange.
One of the best things about Port Orange is the City Center. I've written several posts about events happening at the Port Orange City Center. The event that most locals are familiar with doesn't happen until October, called Port Orange Family Days. So you'll have to wait a few more months … (1 comments)

things to do: Bad News for Daytona Beach and Seaside Music Theater - 05/13/08 07:50 PM
Daytona Beach residents, visitors and anyone who is considering a move to the Daytona Beach area, please read this post! This may have a big impact on you!
Those of you who regularly read my blog may have become accustomed to my periodic posts about the fantastic presentations at Seaside Music Theater. I've been waiting with anticipation, for the time when I could announce the presentation of "Les Miserables" that was scheduled for June.
Unfortunately, it's with great regret instead, that I have to provide you with this information. The entire summer season has been cancelled for reasons according to the … (9 comments)

 
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