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By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage )
Comments 16
 Cvent's Top 50 Meeting & Event Cities Report Ranks Charlotte, NC #28 in 2019For the 7th consecutive year, Charlotte, North Carolina has been ranked in the Top 50 Meeting Destination Cities in the nation by Cvent. This year, Charlotte moved up to a #28 ranking from #30 in 2018 and from a #31 rank...

By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce
(EXP Realty 414-525-0563)
Comments 8
 If you live in...or are planning to visit southeastern Wisconsin..your trip would not be complete without visiting Wine Maniacs for an experience you will not soon forget...AND will want to repeat...again and again! The wine bar/restaurant is located at :W359N5002 Brown St #105, Oconomowoc, WI 5...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
Comments 4
Carlsbad Music Festival 2019Carlsbad Village The Carlsbad Music Festival takes place in Carlsbad Village on August 2nd, 3rd, and 4th. This music festival, the 16th annual this year, is very popular and offers both ticketed and free concerts over the 3-day festival. Check out the Carlsbad Music Fe...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 16
Moonlight Movies on Friday Nights at the Kentlands Mansion Bring your family, a blanket and enjoy a free movie under the stars on the front lawn of historic Kentlands Mansion. Screenings take place from 7:30 to 11 p.m. with the movie starting just after sunset. Admission is free. Light concession...

By Lottie Kendall, Helping make your real estate dreams a reality
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Did you know? Nearly every San Franciscan lives within a 10-minute walk to a park, per a study by The Trust for Public Land. They go on to report: 100% of the population served by city parks ("served" = within a 10-minute walk) 19.6% of the city is covered by park land 1.3 acres is the median par...

By Andrea Bedard, M.A.; REALTOR® Silver Spring, MD and beyond
(Thompson Company, REALTORS®)
Comments 6
Butter Pecan, Mint Chip, Salted Caramel, Bailey's Irish Cream, Coffee Oreo, Key Lime Pie, Coconut Chunk, Cheesecake, Honey Graham ... which flavor is your favorite? All of the above? I hear you! My daughter and I did some shopping along Main Street Ellicott City last weekend and had to stop at th...

By DALIA KIBBY, Selling Broward County Homes with Passion!
(Sellstate Partners Realty)
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I remember being called in from playing on that hot July day in Chicago to watch the moon landing on the old black & white TV. It was grainy footage, but even then I knew that I was witnessing history & greatness. Today, I'm more in awe than ever with the bravery & scientific knowledge of Astrona...

By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage )
Comments 34
 Break Bread, Not The Bank AtCharlotte's Queen's Feast Restaurant Week It's Back This Friday!  Charlotte's super popular, semi-annual, mouth-watering Restaurant Week returns this Friday, July 19th, and once again it's time to enjoy a true Queen's Feast! You'll be able to dine like the proverbial ...

By Sheri Sperry - MCNE®, (928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 26
Slide Rock Sedona Arizona Sliding Down The Red Rocks Slide Rock continues to get accolades in various publications. USA Readers voted Slide Rock as one of the "Top 5 Swimming Holes in the USA".  It made the Travel Channel's list of "10 Top Swimming Holes in the United States". The channel compile...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 28
National Night Out for Kentlands and Lakelands, Gaithersburg, MD The annual National Night Out event for Kentlands and Lakelands will take place on the Kentlands Club House lawn on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 from 6 p.m to 9 p.m. For out of the area readers, Kentlands is a planned community within th...

By Bob Jablonsky, Helping you resolve your IRS Problems!
(Bob Jablonsky & Associates)
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Taxpayers who come into our Richardson, TX tax office are sometimes confused by the difference between  Innocent Spouse vs. Injured Spouse tax relief. Today, we’ll outline the differences between the two. Injured Spouse Injured Spouse Relief occurs when a couple file a joint return and the refund...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 6
Moon Landing Anniversary Party in Gaithersburg, Maryland Man first landed on the moon on July 20, 1969. Gaithersburg's own Latitude Observatory, which itself turns 120 this year, looked skywards for nearly a century, taking celestial measurements to aid in navigation. So Observatory Park is the p...

By Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time
(House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373)
Comments 11
  For those football fans, this is the BEST news, training camp is here!   The Broncos have their roster, most of the seasoned players have signed contracts and time to start practicing! One thing that they often have to deal with this time of year - is HEAT!    This will definitely be the case t...

By Steffy Hristova, Tempe AZ Realtor - Your Home Close to Your Work!
(HomeSmart Elite Group Tempe AZ Tel: 480-966-9353)
Comments 7
One of my favorite places in Phoenix is the Musical Instruments Museum -  a collection of more than 6800 musical instruments, organized geographically by continent, by region and by country in five Geographic Galleries.  As you enter, a screen greets you with images of musicians and dancers and t...

By Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time
(House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373)
Comments 9
  Aurora Reservoir  is located in Southeastern Aurora and is a popular place especially on hot days or the weekends.   You will find Aurora Reservoir two miles East of E470 off Quincy.    You will find 800 acres of water surface to enjoy. Westword named Aurora Reservoir "The Best Park for Fishing...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 17
Wednesday Evening Adult Basketball in Kentlands If you are 35 or older and enjoy playing basketball, you may wish to participate in the Wednesday evening games on the Kentlands basketball court.  Every Wednesday the Kentlands basketball court will be reserved from 6:30 p.m. to sunset for adults 3...

By Alesha A. Wilson, M.Ed., Buy and Sell Real Estate with Confidence
(Buy and Sell Oklahoma LLC)
Comments 2
Buy and Sell Oklahoma LLC intends to bring confidence to every real estate transaction - aiming for proficiency and striving for customer-centered experiences.​At Buy and Sell Oklahoma LLC, we make communication a priority. In selecting the mission (i.e. the essence of Buy and Sell Oklahoma LLC) ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 6
National Philharmonic Orchestra to Close Operations After more than 40 years of operation, the National Philharmonic orchestra is closing.The orchestra, which according to its website is the largest Montgomery County-based producer and presenter of classical music concerts, announced in a press r...

By Patricia Feager, MBA, CRS, GRI,MRP, Selling Homes Changing Lives
Comments 10
   Fingers crossed for Fairway Drive across the dam over Grapevine Lake to open by the end of July 2019. A slide at the dam caused two major repairs located at the downstream side of the dam and the other was guard rails and road surface. The Corp of Engineer's crew has worked on it since last Au...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy
(Napa Consultants)
Comments 21
Blue Shackamaxon beans are an ancient Lenni Lenape pole bean.  We were gifted a start for this wonderful bean and will add it to our “forever” garden lineup.  These beans are prolific, beautiful and tasty too!  The green pods quickly fill with beans then turn a purple/blue color as they bulge wit...