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By Dick Betts, REALTOR® The Villages, Florida
(TOUCHSTONE REAL ESTATE)
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Got golf cart?  It is estimated there are 60,000 golf carts in The Villages, FL.  Did you know The Villages holds the Guinness Book of World Record for the largest golf cart parade?  Most residents depend on their golf cart as the main means of transportation.Dick BettsREALTOR® The Villages, FL71...

By MichelleCherie Carr Crowe Just Call...408-252-8900, 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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Lots of very good, normally on-time payees of mortgages found themselves unable to pay their mortgage obligations during this plague year of 2020 as a result of "Shelter-In-Place" efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19. While many mortgagees were quickly granted a 3 month grace period to pay as p...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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At Home COVID-19 Testing in Montgomery County, Maryland Montgomery County is implementing rapid response teams that will offer free at home COVID-19 testing in zip codes heavily impacted by the pandemic.The program, announced July 23, will partner with Ready Responders, a nationwide company that ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Mental Health Resources in Montgomery County, MD During COVID-19 The COVID-19 pandemic may be causing stress and anxiety for you or someone you know. Please see the Montgomery County's website for resources to help:  https://buff.ly/39qMfUh.    Dahlia, Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Free COVID-19 Testing Now Available in Montgomery County, MD   There are now 40 sites in Montgomery County where residents can get tested for COVID-19, including three County-operated sites and special popup clinics. Appointments are recommended for the three County-operated sites to reduce wait ...

By Dick Betts, REALTOR® The Villages, Florida
(TOUCHSTONE REAL ESTATE)
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Interesting sunset, not the normal blazing orange and yellow sky but an interesting cloud formation.  Picture taken at Sunset Point close to Lake Sumter Landing Town Square in The Villages, FLDick BettsREALTOR® The Villages, FL717-860-3107 CellDick@TheVillagesFL.infoTouchstone Real EstateLifestyl...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Free Groceries at City of Light Church on Sunday Food distribution in Silver Spring on 7/26! Please share this information with families who may be food insecure.¡Distribución de alimentos en Silver Spring el 7/26! ¡Por favor comparte!Kings & Priests Court International Ministries Capital Area Fo...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Recovery from COVID-19 can take a long time A new study shows that young, previously healthy adults can take a long time to recover from COVID-19. The investigation published in CDC’s MMWR found that nearly 1 in 5 adults ages 18-34 who had milder outpatient COVID-19 and reported having no chronic...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Montgomery County Expands Dockless Electric Vehicle Options Montgomery County has increased its travel options with the launch of new dockless e-bikes in the Capital Bikeshare network. In addition, the Montgomery County Department of Transportation (MCDOT) expanded its pilot program for e-scooter...

By Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can!, So Utah Residential, Referral & Relocation REALTOR
(Red Rock Real Estate)
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Happy Pioneer Day Fellow Utahans!  I hope you enjoy the day's festivities today. Celebrate and participate! Pioneer Day aka Deliverance Day marks the entry of the first Mormon pioneers into the Salt Lake Valley from back east on the 24th of July, 1847.  This is a holiday that has strong ties to t...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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Palos Verdes home owners are lucky that we have some of the cleanest beaches in California for our families to enjoy.  Earlier this year, the beaches were closed because of the Coronavirus and it truly effected our local residents. Recently, we have been able to enjoy our beautiful beaches but t...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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2020 Mountain Heritage Arts & Crafts Festival Cancelled This is an event we have enjoyed over the years.  The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors made the thoughtful, but difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Mountain Heritage Arts and Crafts Festival scheduled on September 25...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Don't Turn Your Trash Can into a Fire Hazard  The COVID-19 health crisis has led to many residents spending more time at home. Often, extra down time offers opportunities to address long-awaited cleanups. While encouraging those cleanups for safety and environmental reasons, Montgomery County’s D...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Spending Reductions in Montgomery County, Maryland  Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich has transmitted to the County Council a revised operating budget spending plan that calls for more than $66 million in reduced spending, including $38.7 million in reductions from the Fiscal Year 2021 Oper...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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New Gaithersburg City Manager: Tanisha Briley The Mayor & City Council have appointed Tanisha Briley as Gaithersburg's new City Manager. She will assume the position as of September 14. "I am thrilled to be joining the Gaithersburg team," said Tanisha. "Gaithersburg is an incredible city with a h...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Free COVID-19 Testing Today, Wednesday, July 22, 2020 TODAY! A pop-up #COVID19 testing clinic is taking place at Oakdale Church from 2 to 6 p.m. in Olney. Details: https://buff.ly/2ZvYZ7F.  Dahlia, Brittany Rey, National Capital Dahlia Society Show,Brookside Gardens, Wheaton, Maryland USA IMG 314...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Montgomery County, Maryland Recreation Pools Are Open   Montgomery County residents are now able to use County pools. Entrance to Montgomery County Recreation pools has been limited due to County Phase 2 reopening guidelines relating to the COVID-19 health crisis.Daily admission rates for County ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Public Health Order: Face Coverings Wear a mask in public places, maintain your physical distance, and frequently wash your hands. Together, we can stop the spread of #COVID19. This is a Montgomery County, Maryland notice.   Raccoon, Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA IMG 4392Canon ...

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
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Pasadena January 1, 2021 Tournament of Roses Parade Canceled Rose Bowl Football Game Still Possible  After a Zoom Class this afternoon, July 15, 2020, I learned the Tournament of Roses Parade which is held each January will be canceled for 2021 due to the impact of the coronavirus.  The announcem...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Utility Shutoffs Moratorium May Expire on August 1, 2020 Maryland Governor Larry Hogan had extended the moratorium on utility shut offs and late fees due to the economic impact of the COVID-19  to Aug. 1, 2020. However, residents should be aware that the moratorium has not been extended and could...