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Real Estate Agent - Anne Plummer and Associates

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2009 

Even though we got pasted with a huge dump of snow a few days ago, I can say without reservation that spring is within sight. I have seen robins all winter long and a neighbor told me he saw a bluebird. Can spring be far behind? With spring comes the inevitable interest in buying a little piece o...
02/25/2009
Crystal Lake in Harrison is normally the setting for swim lessons, picnic lunches and softball at the adjacent ballfield. But tomorrow, Crystal Lake will be the site of something very old fashioned and interesting - ice harvesting. Harrison local Bill Winslow will have his draft horses out and th...
02/20/2009
Because it is situated at the south end of Long Lake, encompasses Brandy Pond, and also has frontage on Sebago Lake, Naples has always been considered the heart of the Lakes Region. Well-travelled Rte. 302 runs right through Naples and the town can boast of three marinas, restaurants, a general s...
02/20/2009
Naples will be a beehive of outdoor activity this weekend as it welcomes one and all to its 9th annual Winter Carnival. There will be plenty of outdoor activities for the whole family and plenty of indoor stuff, too. Here's the lastest schedule of events: Two full days of winter fun on Long Lake,...
02/13/2009
Writer/philosopher Gustave Flaubert coined the expression "Perfection is the Enemy of the Good". I heard a variation of this quote recently when Maine's Senior Senator Olympia Snowe, when explaining her decision to vote for the compromise stimulus package, said "Perfection is the enemy of the ess...
02/13/2009
Last week's Saturday Send Out proved pretty popular - lakefront listings for Casco. Today, I'll continue along that same vein and give you all the Raymond lakefront listings. Raymond is a popular destination for lakefront buyers because of its proximity to the Maine Turnpike (30 minutes) and its ...
02/08/2009
Recently Mr Lakefront decided that it was high time that he learned to ballroom dance. If macho football players like Warren Sapp, Jason Taylor and Jerry Rice can risk making fools of themselves on Dancing with the Stars, surely I can give it a go too. On Tuesday nights I visit The Ballroom in do...
02/08/2009
The village of Casco lies along Rte 121, about five miles north of Rte. 302 and Raymond. It's a quaint little place with several white clapboard houses, a general store and gas pump, the library, a Grange Hall and a church. Cast an eye a little further afield and you'll find the reasons that many...
02/02/2009
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