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By Robert L. Brown, Grand Rapids Real Estate Bellabay Realty, West Mic
(www.mrbrownsellsgr.com)
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Best Golf Courses in the West Michigan Area I must confess that the weather outside has me thinking SPRING! With no chance of a groundhog seeing anything in this mess, thoughts turn toward sunnier days and fun times outdoors. With that in mind, let’s talk the great options in West Michigan for go...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Lunar New Year Celebration in Rockville, Maryland Saturday, February 16, 2019The City of Rockville, in partnership with the city’s Asian Pacific American (APA) Task Force, hosts an annual Lunar New Year celebration, bringing the community together to celebrate Rockville’s Asian cultures. The 2019...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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The South Coast Botanic Garden which is sometimes called “The Jewel of the Peninsula,” has “free admission day” coming up which is a special gift for Palos Verdes homes owners to enjoy.  On the third Tuesday of every month, visitors are allowed to walk these gorgeous gardens to enjoy the blooming...

By Patricia Feager, MBA, CRS, GRI,MRP, Selling Homes Changing Lives
(DFW FINE PROPERTIES)
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Educational AwarenessPresented by Patricia Feager  National Burn Awareness Week began on February 3 and runs through February 9  Please click the link above to learn more information about what you can do to prevent burns. Cooking safety begins at home. Regardless of age, everyone needs to be awa...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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I-270/Watkins Mill Interchange Notification, Gaithersburg, MD Through the beginning of March, steel structural support beams are being installed as part of the Watkins Mill Interchange project. The work is being done in the nighttime hours, and motorists on I-270 can expect to encounter single, d...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Seven Week Multimedia Producing Class Begins Feb. 12 Montgomery Community Media is hosting a seven week Multimedia Producing Class beginning on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 from 6:30 to 9 p.m.  Class fee $175 Montgomery Community Media7548 Standish PlaceRockville, Maryland 20855 Producing is the cr...

By Brunswick Forest
(Brunswick Forest)
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V-Day Spread the Love!Valentine’s day is right around the corner! What better way to spread the love than to treat your sweetheart to something special? Be it an evening full of laughs, a romantic dinner, or spending time together at a show. Our centralized location here at Brunswick Forest is th...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Charlotte Russe to Close Gaithersburg Store at Lakeforest Mall Charlotte Russe, a women's clothing company with about five hundred stores across the country has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. It is reported that they plan to close about 94 of their stores.There are thirteen Charlotte...

By Joyce Marsh, Luxury Market Specialist, Million Dollar Guild, CLHMS, CNE, SRES
(JOYCE MARSH REAL ESTATE COMPANY )
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What a perfect Saturday early dinner we enjoyed at one of our favorite restaurants here in Port Orange, Aunt Catfish on the River.  We timed it perfectly, and beat the crowds that were arriving late afternoon and lining up at the door. This restaurant is located on the Port Orange Causeway/Bridge...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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The only negative about Nana's was the dilemma you'll have, trying to decide which dishes you'd like to try!   Restaurant Review - Nana's Soul Food Kitchen We met dear friends visiting Charlotte recently - here for a conference - for dinner. After settling into their hotel near the west side of C...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Faith-based Facilities Security Operating Grants Montgomery County has approved $200,000 to be used for security operations by faith-based communities experiencing hate crimes or at significant risk of becoming targets of hate crimes. Application deadline is 1/10/19. For more details & to apply, ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Gaithersburg Olde Towne Project Update  A six-story mixed-use building is planned for 315 E. Diamond Ave., located just east of Summit Ave. in Olde Towne. It will house ground floor retail space, with multi-family apartments above and a three level parking garage. At their meeting on December 17,...

By Ralph Gorgoglione, Hawaii and California Real Estate (800) 591-6121
(Maui Life Homes / Metro Life Homes)
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There are tons of things to do in Maui, but if you are in need of an extra relaxing day make sure you visit the Ali’i Kula Lavender Farm. In Maui, we refer to the areas of Kula as "up country".  The highest parts being called "upper Kula" and those areas of Kula closer to the bottom of the mounta...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Wu Elected Vice President of the Gaithersburg City Council  Congratulations to Robert T. Wu, who was elected by his colleagues to serve as Vice President of the Gaithersburg City Council for a one-year term. The Vice President acts as President of the Council in the absence of the Mayor. Rob was ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Main Street Farmers and Artists Market in Kentlands The Main Street Farmers and Artists Market is open year-round on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Main Street Pavilion, one block off of Kentlands Boulevard in the Kentlands community within the City of Gaithersburg, Maryland.Click here to...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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Happy Chinese New Year: The Year of the Pig 2019!Did you know that Chinese astrology is influenced by Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal and Water? In the case of 2019 aka ‘The Year of the Pig’, the element is Earth a combination, that means those who are born in the Year of the Pig are social butterflies ...

By Michelle Carr-Crowe Just Call 408-252-8900 Top 1%!, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Get Results Team...Just Call (408) 252-8900! . DRE #00901962 . Licensed to Sell since 1985 . Altas Realty)
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February 11 is both National Shut-In Visitation Day and National Make a Friend Day. Why not combine both to make a new friend while visiting a person who is currently shut-in?A shut-in is a person who, due to physical, mental and/or emotional reasons, is not able to leave his or her home.  These ...

By Michelle Carr-Crowe Just Call 408-252-8900 Top 1%!, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Get Results Team...Just Call (408) 252-8900! . DRE #00901962 . Licensed to Sell since 1985 . Altas Realty)
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Somehow peppermint patty candies are associated with Christmas on December 25th annually. Yet with the Valentine's Day holiday of love coming up on February 14, breath-freshening peppermint patty sweets are truly appropriate.Who doesn't enjoy the crisp bite of chocolate followed by the refreshing...

By Kin Tsui
(EMC Long Island Realty)
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梅西百貨農曆新年舞獅慶祝“We are proud to continue our long-standing commitment to diversity and inclusion by celebrating Lunar New Year with our customers, communities and colleagues,” said Jose Gamio, vice president of Diversity Strategies, Macy’s, Inc.Macy's is one of brands under Macy's, Inc (NYSE:M)Macy'...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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March in the Gaithersburg St. Patrick's Day Parade Gaithersburg's annual St. Patrick's Day Parade winds its way through lively crowds that pack the sidewalks of Rio Washingtonian Center. If you are part of a club, civic organization, school or other community group, we invite you to join in. Ther...