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By Tom Kile
(Keller Williams Realty)
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It is easy to update your home's look and create added value without breaking the bank: 1. A fresh coat of paint on the inside of your home will brighten any room.  Use nice soothing neutral tones.  Don't forget to paint the trim in a bright color (bright white is great) to make the wall colors "...

By Connie Taylor
(Connie Taylor - Keller Williams Realty)
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Through the partnership of Amarillo College and Faith City Ministries, local Amarillo women are able to go to college for free. The college is called Success University. The name is perfect for its cause. This free opportunity is for homeless moms. It will help them to get the education needed to...

By Tom Kile
(Keller Williams Realty)
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The 85th annual Tri-State Fair & Rodeo will be held in Amarillo on September 12-20, 2008. This year, it is a country-lover's paradise. With musical acts like James Otto, Luke Bryan, Star de Azlan and Chris Young, your country-lovin' hearts are gonna sing! If music isn't enough to bring you here, ...

By Connie Taylor
(Connie Taylor - Keller Williams Realty)
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Over five-hundred Gustav Evacuees are expected to arrive in Amarillo, Texas in a few days, and Amarillo is welcoming them with open arms. To prepare for the evacuees, the American Red Cross is going to hold two training sessions for disaster volunteer teams. Training sessions will be held today, ...

By Connie Taylor
(Connie Taylor - Keller Williams Realty)
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Palo Duro Canyon State Park is a must see while in Amarillo, Texas. Not only is it the  state's most magnificent attraction, it is also the nation's most awesome scenic attraction. The park is open year round and is made up of 25,000 beautiful acres. While in the park, you will see the most extra...

By Connie Taylor
(Connie Taylor - Keller Williams Realty)
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The saying "the third time is always a charm", is very true in this case. After two other failed attempts to renovate and expand the 32-year-old Amarillo Library, things are finally underway. This week, sidewalk work began. This is the first step in many to come. The $680,000 project will also in...

By Connie Taylor
(Connie Taylor - Keller Williams Realty)
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Amarillo College will not be increasing its originally planned tax rate as much as everyone thought.  Because home values were higher than expected, the college originally proposed a tax rate of $2.49 higher than it was last year, bringing the total to $18.39 per $100.  But in June, Amarillo Coll...

By Tom Kile
(Keller Williams Realty)
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The NAACP is hosting a Unity Day celebration at Martin Luther King Park on August 9th from 1pm to 5pm. Originally created as an antithesis to the KKK's divisive rally in 2005, Unity Day is a celebration of the contributions that all ethnicities have made to the Amarillo lifestyle. There will be l...

By Connie Taylor
(Connie Taylor - Keller Williams Realty)
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Many times, locking your door and shutting your windows is just not enough to keep you and your home safe from intruders.  Keep in mind, when a burglar tries to break into your home, he will most likely try the front door first.  The front door is usually first choice among criminals, because it ...

By Shay Wesley
(Amarillo AND Houston Real Estate)
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The market is strong this year despite the decline in other states.  Amarillo seems to be protected in a "bubble".  If you are wanting to buy or sell now is the time.  Don't always believe what you see or hear on TV.  I deal with the market everyday.  We are definately not included in the "Nation...

By Tom Kile
(Keller Williams Realty)
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The Amarillo Botanical Gardens is holding a contest inviting residents to name the whimsical frog musician statue that welcomes visitors to the garden. Our frog is also the mascot for the summertime Music in the Gardens series. All of Amarillo is welcome to submit their suggestions by August 20th...

By Connie Taylor
(Connie Taylor - Keller Williams Realty)
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This is one of the happiest stories in Amarillo , Texas I've heard in a while.  A man searching for his sister for over sixty years finally got to meet her recently   Their story began in 1946 when the sister was separated from the family when she was only six weeks old.  The brother was three ye...

By Connie Taylor
(Connie Taylor - Keller Williams Realty)
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Come one, come all to Amarillo , Texas for the greatest display of fireworks.  This is a great opportunity for family, friends and neighbors to come together and have a good time. Start your day in downtown Amarillo with the city's festivities.  Enjoy free entertainment, food, drinks, games, craf...

By Connie Taylor
(Connie Taylor - Keller Williams Realty)
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Amarillo residents can always catch a good event each month and July's events are going to be great. July 1st 9:00am to 12:00pm have breakfast and coffee with your neighbors at the Globe-News Center . July 10th 7:30pm catch the Summer Youth Musical Show "Annie" at the Globe-New Center . July 12th...

By Tom Kile
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Located in the center of the Texas panhandle, Amarillo earns its name as "the yellow rose of Texas".  The millions of acres of agricultural land surrounding the city gives it a wide open "home on the range" feel.  But, Amarillo remains the Texas panhandle's commercial center. Besides Amarillo's g...

By Connie Taylor
(Connie Taylor - Keller Williams Realty)
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While you're considering Amarillo , Texas for your next move, you must also consider the education your child will be receiving.  Amarillo is served by the Amarillo Independent School District and the Canyon Independent School District .  The Amarillo district serves thirty-six elementary schools...
There are lots of great things going on in the Amarillo, TX area.  The latest news involved the The Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport.   We were all pleased to find out that The Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport will receive about $2.3 million in federal grant funding for infr...

By David Velasquez
(Key Realty)
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        Awh man!!  I submitted the offer and they are already had 2 other investors submit the same offer.  I am going to stop by and see if I can see what they may accept.Also, looking for "Good" contractors.  I have realized also that I need to put together a good team.  I can do a few things w...

By Barbara Deen
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Amarillo real estate market is moving.  Lots of seller and buyers and in the first quarter we are 8% ahead of the first quarter of 2007.  We have less homes on the market then the same quarter in 2007.  Good time to list your home with me.

By Leticia Botkin, Be Blessed And Be A Blessing
(Amerifirst)
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Ive been contemplating blogging. The unknown is always scary. Seems I do that with lots of things. So here I sit in a class learning how to do this.What did I learn? I learned that I have to get past the fear. I read alot of stuff on blogging and now I sit in a class and guess what? Its like Nike...

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