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By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage )
Comments 30
 Enjoying The Queen's Feast In The Ballantyne Area Charlotte's Restaurant Week begins this Friday, January 18th. More than 130 restaurants in nine Charlotte area counties will be participating in the beloved biannual tradition in the Queen City. If you live in or near Ballantyne and are wondering...

By Rae Dolan, Real estate agent serving the Katy area
(Buying Katy / Rae Dolan)
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When GreatSchools.org pushed their updated rankings out at the end of 2018, I noticed the jump in Taylor High School's ranking. I own several rental properties in the Memorial Parkway neighborhood, which is zoned to Taylor, and the subdivision has seen some higher than average appreciation over t...

By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
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 Workout for Wags Jan 19, 2019 2:00 PM until 3:00 PM  The Hawaiian Humane Society and Island Club and Spa Kaka‘ako presents Workout for Wags, Join the pack on Saturday, January 19, at Island Club & Spa Kakaako from 2 to 3 p.m. Fitness experts will guide three 20 minute sessions on weight training...

By Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can!, So Utah Residential, Referral & Relocation REALTOR
(Prado Real Estate South)
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Be more like Martin.  A great man once said, “Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.”  On January 21st, we will celebrate the life and times of Martin Luther King Jr., a person born of undying faith and a resilient belief that we are all equal. His devotion to...

By Daniela Pellicciotti, The Miami condo specialist
(Condoideas Realty Group)
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Big changes are coming to Miami's transportation. The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) has now started working on an $800 million project that will transform Miami's skyline.  The crossway between the Mc Arthur, the I-95 and the 836, will face a major road project that started this wee...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
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Elizabeth - Charlotte Neighborhood Book ShareElizabeth, one of my favorite neighborhoods here in Charlotte, is located in the historic area and is one of our most walkable, friendliest communities in the city.  Rarely is there ever a time that you don't see someone strolling, walking or jogging t...

By Liz Miller, Just Call Liz
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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When I say "the summer of love", what springs to mind? For me, it's hippies, groovy music, and a VW Bus. Only in production for 17 years (1950 to 1967), the VW Bus became a favorite with surfers and the surf culture. Now, collectors show their VW love at events like this weekend's Havasu Buses by...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Free Emergency Preparedness Training Class in Gaithersburg, MD The Montgomery County Department of Police, in partnership with the Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service and the Montgomery County Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security, are hosting a free emergency preparedness tr...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 18
Increased Need for Food Assistance Anticipated in Montgomery County, MD Manna Food Center Announces a Temporary Waiver on Income Requirements for Montgomery County Residents Impacted by the Federal Government Shutdown (Gaithersburg, Maryland) – Manna Food Center (Manna) is temporarily waiving inc...

By Kevin Mackessy, Dedicated. Qualified. Local.
(Blue Olive Properties, LLC)
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Here is another favorite Denver brewery that you should check out in your free time.  The Intrepid Sojourner Beer Project at 8th and Santa Fe promises 16 taps of its own ever changing, wide array of beers, and other non-alcoholic offerings like their root beer, Kombucha on tap and nitro coffee.  ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Free Income Tax Preparation in Montgomery County, MD Free income tax preparation through the VITA program is available for Montgomery County residents making $55,000 a year or less. Click here to schedule an appointment. There are several sites throughout the County. In Gaithersburg, taxpayers ca...

By Cynthia "Cyndi" Cook, Residential Real Estate Sales and Vacation Rentals
(Keller Williams Realty Alabama Gulf Coast)
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 J’s Bakery is opened Monday – Friday 7am to 6pm and Saturdays from 8am to 6pm. J’s Bakery is hands down the best bakery in Pensacola, FL!  It has been serving the Pensacola area for over 70 years and now has opened their second store in Gulf Breeze, FL!  The original location is in the heart of ...

By Doug Dawes, Your Personal Realtor®
(Keller Williams Realty - Topsfield, MA)
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...for Christmas? So let's have a little fun today. Many times we receive gifts that were not expected. It might even take a bit to take a shine to them BUT after all, it's the thought that counts, right? I think this is a creative gift (Of course it's not my arm but we're just having some fun). ...

By Jan Green, HomeSmart Elite Group, REALTOR®, EcoBroker, GREEN
(Value Added Service, 602-620-2699)
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An exciting new community is in the works for Tempe, Arizona!  Tempe MicroEstate Community is scheduled to be built in the Summer of 2019.   This unique, first of it's kind "Micro-Estate" community consists of 13 single family homes, a community building with a laundry facility that includes grey...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
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If you missed this, Santa has sent us all a message through Roy:  Holiday Message From Santa Claus    I was very fortunate to have a personal meeting with Santa Claus after his recent response to an ActiveRain blog that I had written.  Santa  asked me to convey a special message to all of the mem...

By Ralph Mark Maupin, Michigan Real Estate Investors Host
(National Real Estate Network, LLC)
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Saturday, January 19, 20199:00 AM to 1:00 PMWhere event is:Add to calendar 12908 W 7 Mile Rd12908 W 7 Mile Rd · Detroit, MI DetailsDETAILS: -- YOU CAN ORDER THIS EVENT ANY TIME IN FUTURE BY EMAILING maupin.mark@gmail.com $49.00 ($45.00 Cash) Non-Members $25.00 ($20.00 Cash) Members Cost Includes ...

By Michelle Carr-Crowe Just Call 408-252-8900 Top 1%!, 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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There's a new movie theater in town and it's coming to Silicon Valley's Valley Fair mall.Experience a FREE movie before the Grand Opening of ShowPlace ICON Theatres at Westfield Valley Fair! Enjoy a free movie on select titles at the new ShowPlace ICON Theatres, 1/14 - 1/17 only. Tickets must be ...

By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage )
Comments 26
 Queen's Feast: Charlotte Restaurant Week | January 18-27: We're Serving Something Special In 2019!  Charlotte's much-loved and highly anticipated, bi-annual Restaurant Week returns for its "winter season" on January 18th and runs through January 27th. Once again it's time to enjoy a true Queen's...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Information for Furloughed Federal Employees in Maryland If you are a federal employee in Maryland and have been furloughed as a result of the government shutdown, you may file your claim online using the Federal Civilian Employee Application for Benefits or you may file a claim by calling 410-85...

By Michelle Carr-Crowe Just Call 408-252-8900 Top 1%!, 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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Whether it's a beret, a cloche or an old-fashioned derby, National Hat Day is a great excuse to break out and wear a favorite chapeau.Winter lends itself more easily to hat-wearing, not least for added warmth and weather protection.Images courtesy of author's collection.Thanks for reading "Start ...