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By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 22
Developing an Emergency Family Communication Plan Today, we have more ways to speak to each other than ever before. We’ve grown accustomed to staying in touch with cell phones, internet, and email, but disasters can change things.  These devices may not be available, or may become useless if powe...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 16
Make a list of what you absolutely would need if you had to be out of your house for several days. Take each family member into consideration.         Hurricanes, Tornadoes, Floods, Fires...Everyone Needs a “Bug Out” Bag It sounds a bit like Jack Bauer or Leroy Gibbs, but you really should consid...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, California Homes for Sale in the East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
Comments 0
Why Alameda is one of the best places to visit in June?  If you are looking to get away this summer and is looking for a weekend of fun in the sun on the beach, or hunt for the best food trip with friends and family, you do not have to go far away from home especially if you are living in the Bay...

By Sheri Sperry - MCNE®, (928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 39
 A Mother's Day MemoryTlaquepaque Arts and CraftsRene Restaurant & Wine BarDo you notice the empty restaurant?  Do you see anyone sitting at any table?  It is not because of the food, the atmosphere or the service. All are outstanding.  Here is the Trick...Find out what the last seating for lunch...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 9
Free 5X5 Basketball Tournament in Montgomery County, Maryland Montgomery County Recreation is hosting a free 5X5 Summer Basketball Tournament. Adults 21 and over Single Elimination Teams will consist of no more than 10 players. Prizes for first and second place teams. Friday, June 21, 2019, 6-10 ...

By Randy Mitchelson,APR, First Impressions are made at First Click
(iPartnerMedia.com #goipm & Homeland Heroes Home Loans)
Comments 1
A limited number of tickets are on sale now for the Villa Maria wine tasting hosted by Bailey’s General Store. Villa Maria is New Zealand's most awarded winery and employs more than 250 permanent staff, grows 28 different grape varieties, and exports wine to over 60 countries worldwide. The event...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
Comments 4
I was recently driving east along Winnetka Ave in Northfield near Happ Road and saw such a cute sight. A family of swans: parents and 8 signets walking along the parkway. I stopped to film them and realized they were going to attempt to cross the street - fairly busy at that point. I hopped out t...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
Comments 3
 I've never met a children's museum I didn't like but the Kohl Children's Museum in Glenview IL is simply the best. And what a life saver on a rainy day if you have youngsters aged between newborn and 8 years old.   The Kohl Children's Museum opened in Wilmette IL in 1985, just a few years before...

By Bruce Walter
(Keller Williams Realty Lafayette/West Lafayette, Indiana)
Comments 186
 My 5  P.M.  appointment was an Exotic Septuagenarian, and did she ever take me for a ride.     My recent 5 PM appointment was a brief break from real estate as the Collings Foundation stopped off at the Purdue University Airport in West Lafayette, Indiana to give the community a chance to view a...

By John Wiley, Lee County, FL, ECO Broker, GRI, SRES,GREEN,PSA
(Right Move Real Estate Group- EXP Realty)
Comments 46
Why would I drive 45 minutes at 6:30 in the morning to stand for hours in the hot sun at the beach???It was June 21st, the First Day of Summer.It was National Seashell Day.So???The Lee County Vistitor and Convention Bureau,   does such a tremendous job of promoting our county and drawing visitors...

By Kate Steven, Best Real Estate Blog
Comments 0
Nowadays, the whole world is actively spreading the idea of ​​fighting against bullying, manifestations of hatred and anti-Semitism. But, unfortunately, we do not have a distinctive positive result at the moment. This problem is especially relevant in the countries of the European Union, where th...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
Comments 19
National Flip Flop Day is June 14...Celebrate for a Good Cause You don’t have to be a lover of flip flops (as I am) to participate in celebrating this day! Tropical Smoothie Cafe is offering a 16oz Sunshine SmoothieⓇ when you come in between 2PM-7 PM wearing your flip flops on June 14 to help cel...

By Laura Sellers, www.AuburnOpelikaALRealEstate.com
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate, Inc.; www.AuburnOpelikaALRealEstate.com)
Comments 2
Any man can be a Father but it takes someone special to be a dad. Contact me today!www.AuburnOpelikaALRealEstate.comBerkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate, Auburn Realtor, Opelika Realtor, Luxury Real Estate, Homes for Sale Auburn, Houses for Sale Auburn

By Florida Tolbert Team Keller Williams Advantage, Keller Williams Land Division Specialist
(Keller Williams Advantage III Realty in Lake Nona)
Comments 0
To all of you that still have your father figures, I hope you give them a huge hug and tell them how special they are as I just wish I still could, but alas I wait for the day when we will be reunited once again.  Until then, he will see this and know he is never forgotten for one single day. On ...

By Kathleen Luiten, Kauai Luxury Ocean Home Sales
(Resort and Second-Home Specialist)
Comments 10
Paniolo roping a steer   Yes, we do have cowboys in Hawaii. It's actually an important part  of our traditions and modern ranching. Next time you visit the islands try the grass-fed local beef and you'll know why it is a big draw for visitors worldwide. But why are Hawaiian cowboys known as "pan...

By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage )
Comments 26
  June 14th Is Flag Day! Happy Flag Day! June 14th is Flag Day. Flag Day commemorates the adoption of the American Flag on June 14th, 1777. Flag Day seems to be one of those holiday that many people are not always aware of as we don't have parades, don't get the day off from work or school. So it...

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)
Comments 0
The English Beat opens the First Summer 2019 Free Beach Boardwalk Concert Series on Friday, June 14 at 6:30 pm and 8:30 pm in Santa Cruz.With a blend of reggae, soul, pop and rock, The English Beat is best known for their 1980's hits "Save it for Later," "Mirror in the Bathroom," and "I Confess."...

By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage )
Comments 8
 Coffee With A Cop In Ballantyne Area: June 18th Charlotte/Mecklenburg Police Department (CMPD) South Division will be hosting a Coffee with a Cop event in the Ballantyne area on Tuesday, June 18th from 9:00 am till 11:00 am at the Starbucks in the Stonecrest Shopping Center,  located at 7922 Rea...

By Stacey Mayer, Snohomish-Homes.com
Comments 2
EVENT TODAY in Gaithersburg, Maryland June 15th, 2019.  Kentlands Under the Lights...Tonight, Saturday, June 15th   Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs Roy Kelley and Associates   Roy Kelley, Associate Broker Realty Group Referrals (Retired from RE/MAX Realty Group) 6 Montgomery Village Ave., Suit...

By Dan Richman, I.T. guy with a broker license
(Savvy and Company)
Comments 0
A new pizza place has opened up in Ocala called J-Rocks Pizzeria and takes the place of the old Uncle Maddio's Pizza.  Owner, Jerriel Bazile, also runs Ocala's Blue Highway Pizzeria.  The opening of the new pizza place will take place in July and will run from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Sundays thro...