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2007 

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Remember when you were a kid...You had big dreams, you knew what you were going to be when you grew up.  If anyone asked, you were quick to tell them your plans for your life.  You never thought, "I can't do that" or "that's not practical" or "It'll never work."At what point in life did we turn f...
12/20/2007
This year, give someone the opportunity to truly change the life of a person living in poverty in the developing world. Kiva.org, the world's first microlending website, lets individuals purchase gift certificates for friends and family, allowing them to make a loan directly to a developing world...
12/18/2007
Luxury home buyers are always looking for new upgrades.  The latest must haves in top tier homes are:Elevator car lifts, indoor car washes - The more garage space the better.  Mega garages  are being built on several levels with lifts to save lot space.  Indoor car washes make keeping the fleet c...
12/18/2007
So I've taken Mike Jones advice about commenting:  1:  Find a blog to read that is of interest, now read it.2: Leave a comment3: Read all the comments4: Find a comment that is interesting, now go to their blog and repeat.It's been fun to find blogs I wouldn't have found otherwise...however I keep...
12/12/2007
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is closing.  Very sad news.The new owner did a fabulous job of rehabbing the store and turned it into a lovely place from the eyesore it had become in recent years.Apparently San Pedro was not supporting McCowans and the owner was losing money. I personally don't think he gave it enough time, but...
12/10/2007
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The Yuletide 5K sunset run is coming up December 22 on the sand in Manhattan Beach, don't panic, the hard packed sand near the water..not the soft sand!Kids and strollers are welcome and there are festivities follwing the run at the MB pier.I had such a great time at the Turkey Trot in Torrance o...
12/09/2007
Unfortunately dogs are prohibitted from most beaches in the South Bay, however we have a hidden jewel in Rancho Palos Verdes.If you follow the trails down at Ocean Trails (or Trump's trails) whatever you want to call them...I prefer the orignal name myself, you'll come to an opening which leads t...
12/09/2007
Geography Rolling Hills is located at 33°45′34″N, 118°20′30″W (33.759350, -118.341550)GR1.According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 8.0 km² (3.1 mi²), all land.DemographicsAs of the censusGR2 of 2000, there were 1,871 people, 645 households, and 554 families resid...
12/06/2007
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Rancho Palos Verdes City Council has spoken, Trump must remove his ficus trees which were planted without authorization on his RPV golf course.The trees were planted to shield the homes that sit just outside of the new driving range from balls and to "beautify" the range.  The property owners pre...
12/06/2007
Currently there are 22 homes for sale in Rolling Hills, the most there has been on the market at one time in the past 14 months which equals 22 months of inventory (span of time it would take to sell all listed properties if no other properties came on the market.) There is one property in Rollin...
12/06/2007
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