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By Barbara S. Duncan, GRI, e-PRO, Executive Broker, Searcy AR
(RE/MAX Advantage)
Comments 7
Giant!  One giant of a movie!I was watching Giant, the 1956 movie that is still a great movie and one that I had not seen since it was first shown.  One memory is still sad.  I heard that James Dean, my idol at the time, had died.  In fact, he died before the movie was released.Anyway.....back to...

By Debi McKamie, Realtor®/Property Manager
(Amazing Realty)
Comments 2
Yesterday I took a ride out to Lake Whitney and stopped by Uncle Gus' Marina and Resort. Having lived in the area most of my life,I knew the location but had not realized how much they have improved!!!!   Wow! Looks Great and has so much to offer.  Often referred to as "The Place to Be on Lake Wh...

By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage )
Comments 12
 7 Spooktacularly Fun Halloween Events In The Charlotte Metro Area Waxhaw Fright Night: October 26 Waxhaw, North Carolina will be hosting its annual Fright Night 2019 in downtown Waxhaw on Saturday, October 26th. From 4:00 pm till 7:00 pm there will be Trick or Treating, followed by a costume con...

By Alan Kirkpatrick, Alan in Austin
(Austin Texas Homes)
Comments 3
     Each year in November the Grace Place Church selects worthy local charity groups to support with a financial gift. This year we are focusing on three groups: GRACE GUITAR LESSONS offers FREE guitar lessons to our community. More than 3000 people have learned to play guitar over the past 7 ye...

By Nick Vandekar, 610-203-4543, Tredyffrin Easttown Realtor, Philly Main Line
(Long & Foster Real Estate Inc 610-225-7400)
Comments 2
Tredyffrin Township Offices moved temporarily.Due to renovation work, on October 11th the Tredyffrin Township offices temporarily moved from their normal location at 1100 DuPortail Road, Berwyn PA 19312 to 850 Cassatt Road, Suite 100, 100 Berwyn Park in Berwyn.If you need to pay taxes, apply for ...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy
(Napa Consultants)
Comments 5
Autumn by the beach means that the low tides are much lower than in the summer and spring.  One often sees a variety of creatures in the tide pools.  One of the one Ron and I constantly save at low tide are the turbans pictured above in this tide pool.  The Monterey Aquarium describes them as a f...

By Kevin Mackessy, Dedicated. Qualified. Local.
(Blue Olive Properties, LLC)
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There’s a new free art exhibit at Core Art Space starting soon and concluding in two weeks in November 11.  Feel free to read the description and see if it is something that may line up with your tastes.“Artropism” explores innate ability for art to create positive growth and understanding.  Roch...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 8
Halloween Happenings in Gaithersburg, Maryland Halloween is just around the corner and the City is celebrating throughout October with programs & activities sure to send a chill down your spine. Trick-or-treating, scary films and a murder mystery as well as family-friendly ghoulish activities are...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 15
  Kentlands Halloween House Decorating Contest   Nominate a Neighbor!   We ask that all nominations for the  contest be sent in by October 24 by 5pm.   Be sure to include the address of the home,  families' last name and what category you are nominating them for.    To nominate someone, please e...

By Pete Xavier, Outstanding Agent Referrals-Nationwide
(Investments to Luxury)
Comments 0
 Hail Damaged Vehicles In  Colorado or Texas Fixed at  NO cost! Have you delayed fixing your damaged vehicle(s) because your carrier denied your claim, or for any other reason(s)? Remember, Hail Damage is an act of God, by law your insurance carrier cannot increase your rates on a comprehensive c...

By Mel Ahrens, MBA, Kelly Right Real Estate, Customized Choices for your Real Estate Needs
(Kelly Right Real Estate)
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The Hood River Bridge will have single lane closures weekdays, beginning October 21, 2019, through November 1, 2019. The single-lane closures will begin at 9am and last until 3pm each weekday.  Biannual bridge deck maintenance work being performed is the cause of the single lane closures. The wor...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 6
Charity Bake Sale in Kentlands to Benefit The Tree House The 4th Annual Halloween Bake Sale to benefit the Tree House Child Advocacy Center of Montgomery County is scheduled for Sunday, October 20, 2019 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at 205 Tschiffely Square Road, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20878.The Tree Hou...

By Kat DeLong, Realtor DRE#01235311, Lake Arrowhead Real Estate (
(LakeView Realty Enterprises, Inc)
Comments 3
Expect nothing appreciate everything. Is this a double edge sword? Today, in the world we live in we see many people who have come to expect things rather than appreciate the things that are done for them. Those are the ones known for their entitlement attitude. Yet, a person whether religious or...

By Karen Briscoe
(Huckaby Briscoe Conroy Group - Keller Williams)
Comments 4
One minute you are experiencing the flashy lights of the Mosaic District, the next you are walking down a serene path alongside a lake. Where in Falls Church could you possibly be? The Lakeford community is where! Located just a mile away from the Mosaic district, inside the Beltway, less than ½ ...

By Kat DeLong, Realtor DRE#01235311, Lake Arrowhead Real Estate (
(LakeView Realty Enterprises, Inc)
Comments 0
Get your picture taken with Mr. Scarecrow! Saturday, October 19th from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Jensen's will be holding it's 29th annual pumpkin patch and community fundraiser. It is a great way to not only have a great day of fun, but to also support your local non-profit groups. Children and adults ...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Enjoy the Pumpkin Patch and Corn MazeCarlsbad Strawberry Company, Carlsbad The annual Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze is open at the Carlsbad Strawberry Company in Carlsbad until November 2nd. No question the Carlsbad Strawberry Company is best known for its strawberries; you can buy already picked o...

By Sheri Sperry - MCNE®, (928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 31
 Fall Change of Color Snowbowl Arizona   On Wednesday I created a picture blog with some detail about Snowbowl and Flagstaff.  These two posts complement each other.  Find yesterday's blog here. If you live in the area, now is the time to get to the high country and see the change of seasons.  Wi...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
Comments 45
 Rural life has great benefits - clean air, beautiful views, and elbow room for the soul. But it also has its share of hazards: Lions (Mountain), and Tigers (Lilies - toxic to pets) and Pears! (Well, Pears are not exactly hazardous, but they can lead to frustration and disappointment.) Here's the...

By Thom Abbott, Midtown Atlanta GA Condos For Sale
(MyMidtownMojo.com |770.713.1505 | Intown Atlanta GA Condo Living)
Comments 2
The Georgia Craft Brewery Tour - Piedmont Brewery and KitchenSo....I had a great DAY planned for attending the Georgia National Fair in Perry, GA. It's about a 2.5 hour drive South of Atlanta. I had never been to the Fair and had heard so much about it. Well, after 3 hours....we were done. That's...

By Barbara S. Duncan, GRI, e-PRO, Executive Broker, Searcy AR
(RE/MAX Advantage)
Comments 14
Found.  Broken tombstone.My friend was working on a fixer-upper when he dug into an old storage pit.  He found this old tombstone and wonders if anyone knows the family or how the stone got into this spot.  It is definitely old.  The top part says, "Mishey A wife of R F Edwards."The bottom part s...