ARCHIVED BLOG POSTS

2012 

“Creative Images” Exhibit at Kentlands Mansion   Diane Tuckman, Hairless Cat Alan Kolnick, The Red Room The City of Gaithersburg presents “Creative Images,” a photographic exhibit featuring works by Diane Tuckman and Alan Kolnick, at Kentlands Mansion from July 27 to September 23, 2012. The publi...
07/22/2012
Americans Stay Alert to Ageism A South Florida senior citizen, 81 years young and healthy, was not allowed to adopt two Chihuahua puppies because of his "advanced age." This story on the Internet is just one example of ageism–discrimination against people on the grounds of age. It is a basic deni...
07/22/2012
Happy Birthday to Anita Clark   Warner Robins, Georgia real estate professional Anita Clark is a well known personality in the ActiveRain network.  Anita is recognized as a master of subdivision reports that are much appreciated by her home buyer and home seller clients. Anita has commented on my...
07/21/2012
Happy Birthday to Anita Clark   Warner Robins, Georgia real estate professional Anita Clark is a well known personality in the ActiveRain network.  Anita is recognized as a master of subdivision reports that are much appreciated by her home buyer and home seller clients. Anita has commented on m...
07/21/2012
Photowalking in Kentlands:  Gaithersburg Flowers The summer flowers are blooming and it is a good time to take a photowalk through your home community.  Enjoy the colors of the season and the beauty of nature.  It is easy to set aside the problems of the day when you focus your camera on a beauti...
07/21/2012
Emerald Ash Borer Killing Ash Trees   The Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) is a wood-boring insect that only kills Ash trees.  It is not harmful to pets or humans.  It is a species from Asia, introduced most likely through wood-packing materials.  The EAB has recently been discovered in Ash trees just ou...
07/21/2012
English Bulldog Wins Gaithersburg “Citizen Canine of the Year” Title "Scar" "Bella" "Murphy" The City of Gaithersburg is proud to name “Scar” the first ever “Citizen Canine of the Year” and winner of the Citizen Canine photo contest. Despite being the youngest contender, the four month old Englis...
07/20/2012
What are the best ActiveRain groups for photobloggers?   Several members of ActiveRain have commented that they have new cameras and plan to include more photographs in their blogs. What are the best ActiveRain groups for photobloggers?  Are there groups for specific interests like flower photogr...
07/19/2012
Tips on Surviving the Heat and Signs and Symptoms of Heat Exhaustion/Stroke Olde Key Title received the following blog post via email from Montgomery County Fire and Rescue’s Chief, Richard Bowers, that we thought we would share with you, titled “Tips on Surviving the Heat and Signs and Symptoms ...
07/18/2012
Roasted Potatoes and Carrots RecipeSacramento real estate professional Myrl Jeffcoat know how to feed hungry pirates.  In this blog, Myrl shares her recipe for Roasted Potatoes and Carrots.Please go to the original blog if you wish to make comments that will be seen by Myrl. A couple days ago, wh...
07/18/2012