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By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 14
Venomous Snakes in Maryland Warming temperatures mean that snakes are going to be out and about. No need to be afraid, just be aware and learn how to identify them.In Maryland, we have two venomous snake species: the copperhead and the timber rattlesnake. The copperhead is common throughout much ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 13
Gaithersburg Facilities for Birthday Parties Gaithersburg has lots of interesting places for birthday party fun. Check out the Olde Towne and Robertson Park Youth Centers, with plenty of activities to entertain your party-goers, including pool tables, video games, table tennis, a rock climbing wa...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 8
   N. C. Wyeth Exhibition Opens this WeekendJoin us for the opening of N. C. Wyeth: New Perspectives at the Brandywine River Museum of Art on June 22—the first exhibition in almost 50 years to examine in depth the entirety of Wyeth’s multifaceted oeuvre. Co-organized by the Brandywine River Museu...

By Chris B Johnson REALTOR®, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 7
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By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 4
Musica Vita Kentlands Concert, Sunday, June 23rd A classical music concert will take place on the Kentlands Mansion lawn from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday, June 23, 2019.FREE classical music concert on the lawn of the Kentlands Mansion, featuring the Musica Viva Kentlands Orchestra with Violinist, ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 18
Recycling in Gaithersburg, Maryland If you live in a single family home or townhouse in Gaithersburg, you've been enjoying the convenience of our single stream recycling program. Your glass, plastics and paper can all go into the same bin or cart for weekly pickup. But did you know that if you pu...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 9
Montgomery County, Maryland Smoking Ban in Outdoor Seating Areas The Montgomery County Council passed a bill that now bans smoking in outdoor areas where food is served. The ban applies to patios, decks and porches.Council Vice President Sidney Katz, who was the lead sponsor for the bill, says th...

By Carmela Jacobs, Ventura Co., Los Angeles Co., CA, & Global Realtor
(Carmela Realty)
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Beautiful day for a hike up Tarantula Hill in Thousand Oaks, California. Hill is located on a 45-acre (18 ha) open space and is operated by the Conejo Open Space Conservation Agency (COSCA).Climbing Tarantula Hill is a steep 0.5-mile (0.80 km) trail; the trailhead is located at 287 West Gainsboro...

By Doug Dawes, Your Personal Realtor®
(Keller Williams Realty - Topsfield, MA)
Comments 13
...For Which It StandsToday is our Flags birthday celebration. On 14 June 1777, the Second Continental Congress adopted the flag of the United States of America.Flag Day - the anniversary of the Flag Resolution of 1777.Flag Day was officially established by the Proclamation of President Woodrow W...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 3
City of Gaithersburg Email Newsletters Did you know that the City has 16 e-mail newsletters customized to your interests? Subscribe to one, subscribe to them all for periodic updates on Economic Development initiatives, farmers market produce and recipes, procurement opportunities, recreation cla...

By Mark Walker, Condo Expert in Kelowna
(Royal LePage Kelowna)
Comments 1
Lower Mission-Kelowna Lower Mission in the City of Kelowna is a historic area where the first white settlement in the Okanagan Valley took place. Dating back to 1859 when the occupation of the whites was first established, Lower Mission is known as the oldest community of Kelowna.  This, however,...

By Kate McQueen, Tailored service for your real estate needs!
(CB&A Realtors)
Comments 11
This past Sunday, I walked out onto the patio to take in some coolness before the southeast Texas heat made it impossible to enjoy being outdoors. I immediately heard mockingbirds squawking and making a stir, so I looked around to see what or who had the gall to invade their space.I spotted a lar...

By Tony Lewis, RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident)
Comments 2
Happy 4th of July 2019   Check out these Events & Things to do 4th of July 2019 Presented by your Friends & Realtor,Tony & Dani Lewis RE/MAX of Valenciawww.TonyLewis.com tonyglewis@yahoo.comCall/Text us at 661-510-7975with your real estate questions or to List or Buy a home.

By Michelle Carr Crowe,Altas 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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Are you feeling “in the pink” today? You should, as June 23 is “National Pink Day”.Pink is a happy color. In fact, saying someone is "in the pink" means the person looks healthy.While even the folks at don't www.NationalDayCalendar.com know the origin of this date, it is still worth celebrating. ...

By Andrea Bedard, M.A.; REALTOR® Silver Spring, MD and beyond
(Thompson Company, REALTORS®)
Comments 4
Just listed in Marble Hill - one of HoCo's best kept secrets (according to quite a few of the community's long-term residents)! This darling townhouse-style condo on Ducketts Lane is cute as a button & clean as a whistle! Brand-new low-e sliding glass doors lead out onto a huge deck, extending yo...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 21
 ...Otherwise Known as the Summer SolsticeActually yesterday, Friday, June 21, was the official summer solstice...the longest day of the year. And, as if we needed an official marking of the day...the beginning of summer.   A perfect summer day is when the sun is shining, the breeze is blowing, t...

By Kin Tsui
(EMC Long Island Realty)
Comments 2
The 37th Annual Coney Island Mermaid Parade was held Jun 22 in 2019. The Parade held annually in Coney Island, Brooklyn, New York, is the largest art parade in the United States. It is held each year in June, regardless of weather, to celebrate the arrival of the summer season. (according to Wiki...

By Rono Williams
Comments 1
Spiritual healing is a way of utilizing subtle energy forces to fix real life problems. This subtle energy forces can provide solution for a wide range of problems from injuries, feeling of distress, and chronic illnesses. Western medical sciences have just brought it to good use.Spiritual healin...

By Bob Jablonsky, Helping you resolve your IRS Problems!
(Bob Jablonsky & Associates)
Comments 1
As discussed in earlier blogs, while Married Filing Joint filing status (MFJ) is popular for married taxpayers because it often results in a lower tax liability, another consequence of filing MFJ, is that each spouse is jointly and severally liable for the taxes due on a joint return, regardless ...

By Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time
(House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373)
Comments 24
 The calendar SAYS summer begins today, but so far Denver has not really seen much spring weather, let alone summer weather!    Right now, we are at 57 degrees and pouring rain, with hail in the forecast.    We are lucky, above 7,000 feet it is all snow.   There was a blizzard in Steamboat Spring...