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By Lottie Kendall, Helping make your real estate dreams a reality
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Celebrate the Japanese cultural heritage of Japantown at the Japan Day Festival. Experience an afternoon of Japanese cultural arts and music (drums, harp, dance, poetry, calligraphy, origami and more) in both outdoor and indoor venues. Outdoors, on the Peace Plaza stage near the pagoda enjoy musi...

By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor
(Ward County Notary Services)
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The Minot Toastmasters Club 636 has a tradition of holding a picnic in each of the summer months in place of one of the regular meetings. It's a great way to get to know each other better in a less formal way and also to meet our members spouses and families.It was an absolute perfect day for a p...

By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker and Attorney Licensed in DC, MD, VA,
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
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The Lise Howe Group is sponsoring a free paper shredding event in Kenwood Forest II on June 29 from 1 to 4.  This event is open to anyone who needs to dispose of papers and documents.  There will be a large shredding truck at the intersection of Hillandale Road and Chevy Chase Drive which will sh...

By Erika Rogers, St George Utah Real Estate & Relocation Specialist
(Red Rock Real Estate ~ Southern Utah's Largest Independent Brokerage)
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4th of July in St George UT - 2019  The  4th of July 2019 celebration in St George UT will be an all-day event. The fun will take place at Town Square Park in St George, making it convenient for everyone to enjoy the festivities! The fun will begin early at 6:30 am with the traditional Uncle Sam...

By Wendi-Mae Davis, CRS, GRI, Broker Associate
(Future Homes & Real Estate)
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 Here are just a few things I love about Cameron Park...forgive me-I get a little nervous in front of the camera-I have the "Newer Community Center" on my mind when I wqas speaking-our Golf & Country Club isn't "newer" also, but sure is a nice venue to visit!  Give us a call today, for your priva...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Don't Leave Kids or Pets in a Hot Car In the state of Maryland, it is against the law to leave a child under the age of 8 unattended in a car, unless a reliable caregiver (at least 13 years old) remains with the child.When a child, or even a pet, is left unattended in a hot car, temperatures insi...

By Jennell Alexander, Real Estate Agent Serving DC and the MD suburbs
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
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The June Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC 4B) meeting for the Takoma, Manor Park and Lamond-Riggs neighborhoods took place on Monday evening at the MPD Fourth District HQ Community Room.  Commissioners and citizens rushed to complete their business before the two-month summer hiatus. Here ar...

By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage )
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 What's Happening In Ballantyne Village This SummerBallantyne Village is a high-end shopping center featuring boutique retail stores, restaurants, an art house movie theatre and office space. Throughout the year, Ballantyne Village sponsors fun outdoor shopping and holiday events for the entire f...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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The Arbor Gate in Tomball, TX...Flowers, Plants and a Bit of Whimsy Sometimes you need more than what the big box stores have to offer. That is especially true when you’re working on landscaping your yard and you need to know what to put where!  The Arbor Gate in Tomball, TX is just that kind of ...

By Tony Lewis, RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident)
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Happy 4th of July 2019   Check out these Events & Things to do 4th of July 2019 Presented by your Friends & Realtor,Tony & Dani Lewis RE/MAX of Valenciawww.TonyLewis.com tonyglewis@yahoo.comCall/Text us at 661-510-7975with your real estate questions or to List or Buy a home.

By Jill Sackler, LI South Shore Real Estate - Broker Associate
(Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. 516-575-7500)
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City by the Sea - Happy Pride All the generations were here and the mood was euphoric in the 3rd annual Gay Pride Parade held in Long Beach, NY. The celebration, consisting of a concert, with Macy Gray as headliner, a fair and festival, pet parade, fun trot, cabaret and religious services was spr...

By Patricia Feager, MBA, CRS, GRI,MRP, Selling Homes Changing Lives
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Educational Post for 6/22/19by Patricia Feager With time, everything ages. Neighborhoods, houses, commercial properties, community parks, medical facilities, schools, streets, and infrastructure. Maintenance should not become a taxpayer's burden, but it happens.  Homes were built and designed wit...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Heading to Oakland? Visit Jack London Square!  Most people are getting ready for this year's summer vacation. Once summer is in full swing, kids will get to enjoy their holiday from school, while the adults will be busy planning their time off work. If you happen to have Northern California on yo...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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The Foundry Artist Studios Presents “Take 5” Exhibition and Reception June 27, 2019 The popular Foundry Artist Studios at the New Village Arts Theater, founded in 2009, hosts regular artist receptions which are always a visual delight. This Thursday, June 27, the Foundry is having a reception and...

By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
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Ke Kani O Ke Kai Waikīkī Aquarium’s annual summer concert series, Ke Kani O Ke Kai 2019 – offers malahini and kama’aina an evening of live local entertainment and ono grinds under the stars. The five-concert series is held on alternating Thursday evenings from mid-June through early August featur...

By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor
(Ward County Notary Services)
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According to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau the only State in the USA to grow younger is North Dakota! Noth Dakota's Median Age dropped from 37 in 2010 to 35.2 in 2008.North Dakota is number one in many good catagories but to be honest with you this number one surprises even me....

By Jen Shugart, Health & Wellness Writer, Lifestyle Blogger
(Derby Lane Dreams LLC)
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Amazon Prime Day 2019 begins this year on July 15 at midnight and will last for 48 hours, through July 16.  This is the first time Amazon has run Prime Day for 48 hours. Also, Amazon is promising this is going to be a 2-day Epic Event of major savings and discounts! So, get ready for all the madn...

By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage )
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 Hug Your Cat Day Today, June 4thToday is Hug Your Cat Day... what a purr-fect day to show your feline babies some extra love! Not that those of us who live with and love our cats ever really need an excuse to show our fur babies love.  Have you heard that  hugging and cuddling a cat is good for ...

By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage )
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 Dentsply Sirona Expands Operations In BallantyneDentsply Sirona, a global manufacturer of professional dental products and technologies, is investing $3.3 million as part of an office expansion in Charlotte, expected to bring more than 300 jobs to the Ballantyne area and making Charlotte a comme...

By Elaine VonCannon
(Coldwell Banker Traditions)
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Irvington, Virginia is the quintessential waterfront town. It is located on Carter's Creek, where it meets the Rappahannock River. It is just a few short miles from the Chesapeake bay.Irvington has a rich history that goes back to the first settlers in Virginia. John Smith explored the area in 16...