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By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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Sandpoint Upcoming Events - This Week in Sandpoint from the Sandpoint Chamber Coeur d'Alene Upcoming Events - from the CdA Chamber Check out all daily Sandpoint Events in the Bonner Daily Bee Weekly - Sat. & Wed.: Sandpoint - Farmer's Market An open-air market Sandpoint tradition where you can fi...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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Here are some pics of North Idaho from the last eighteen months. View of the Longbridge from 41 South View of Sandpoint & the Longbridge with sunset from Forever View View of Sandpoint & the Longbridge from Granite Ridge Pack River, North Idaho Pack River, North Idaho Gary Lirette, featured in Wh...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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As summer gets fully underway, lots of events will grace our shores of Lake Pend Oreille. Next big thing: July 4th 2010. Here are some pics of last year's soiree. Sunsets at City Beach on July 4th Swimming area at Sandpoint City Beach Sun goes down and lights twinkle off Lake Pend Oreille July 4t...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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By all accounts, this was a great Lost in the 50's. Bigger crowds, perfect weather, more cars, and two different groups playing at the sock hop. Here is an article published in the Bonner County Daily Bee: click here. They reported over 600 cars in the vintage car parade. To see what was going on...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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In the June issue of Dupont Registry, a home listed by Cheri Hiatt of Tomlinson Sandpoint Sotheby's International Realty was featured not only in an article but graced the front page. Pretty cool. Gary Lirette, featured in Where To Retire magazine and host of the Tuesday noon local radio shows: N...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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Spent a half day hiking below Scotchman's Peak near Clark Fork and Hope, Idaho. It was misty and cool and wonderful. My girlfriend, Northside firefighter, O'Hally and I took some great pics. Hope you like them. Mist rising off the mountains Rapid Lightning Creek  Distant view of Lake Pend Oreille...

By Kent Anderson, from Schweitzer to the Lake
(Coldwell Banker Resort Realty, Sandpoint, Idaho)
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  SANDPOINT WINS THE 2010 4A DISTRICT CHAMPIONSHIPS!   As a good Realtor® and ambassador for Sandpoint (Idaho’s “crown jewel”) it is, once again, my duty to report the developments surrounding the amazing Sandpoint High School tennis team.     The 2010 team has successfully defended its 2009 Dist...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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In a current search of waterfront homes sold in the last year, 45 listings have transpired. The criteria for this search are all homes in the immediate Sandpoint/Sagle/Hope area that are on Lake Pend Oreille and the Pend Oreille River. These include homes directly on the water, but also homes wi...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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The Knockout Cancer Benefit Concert PANIDA THEATER - SATURDAY, JULY 3rd, 2010 To benefit local cancer charities and patients The Panida Theater presents the Knockout Cancer Benefit Concert at 6 p.m. (doors open at 5 p.m.), featuring Charley Packard, Neighbor John Kelly and Norton's Knockouts. Gen...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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Last year we showed you a bit of what it is like to set up the Festival at Sandpoint. Here is the link. 888-265-4554· www.festivalatsandpoint.com In August, 2007 The Festival at Sandpoint celebrated its 25th season of music in Sandpoint. What began in 1982 as a quest by a few pioneering and visio...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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I had my first experience with Yappy Hour yesterday. Yappy Hour brings responsible dog owners together to allow their pups to commune and to do likewise with each other. Once a month they come in droves - 20, 30. 40 - to a local eatery, and spend the better part of an afternoon sipping wine and b...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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ALL ABOARD!  "Cruise" through our Commerce & Community Expo presented by Horizon Credit Union on May 20th to explore the businesses and organizations that make the Greater Sandpoint area a great place to live and work.  You'll be welcomed by tour guides and receive a map and passport for your jo...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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For eight weeks, starting May 5th, the Northwest Film Institute will be hosting a lecture series with some great filmakers and Hollywood's finest at the Panhandle State Bank Auditorium. An 8-part series of 3 hour, weekly lectures presented by film industry professionals -- all experts in their f...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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On May 22, 2010 from 9am to 2pm at the Sandpoint Business & Events Center will be the first Senior Empowerment Expo 2010. This venue is to provide trusted resources for seniors and caregivers. Several guest speakers and presenters will be there to give info and resources for seniors and their fam...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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At our weekly Wednesday morning meeting for Tomlinson Sandpoint Sotheby's International Realty, we are very ardent at keeping up with current market trends, education, and staying involved in our real estate essentials. While in a previous blog article we have covered the malaise affecting our en...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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Sandpoint Upcoming Events - This Week from the Sandpoint Chamber Coeur d'Alene Upcoming Events - from the CdA Chamber Check out all daily Sandpoint Events in the Bonner Daily Bee Weekly - Sat. & Wed.: Sandpoint - Farmer's Market An open-air market Sandpoint tradition where you can find locally gr...

By Kent Anderson, from Schweitzer to the Lake
(Coldwell Banker Resort Realty, Sandpoint, Idaho)
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Sandpoint, Idaho Market Trends through April, 2010. The stats are in and there are some interesting developments in sales here in Sandpoint, Idaho. The City Planners focus this year has been on the revitalization of Sandpoint's city limits and appears it has been working.  The average price is no...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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Point 2 puts together numbers each month to show how things are going in regards to the confidence levels according to agents. April showed significant improvements. Check out the full report here: http://agent.point2.com/RECI/RECI_April2010_Report.pdf Pending home sales were up 5.3% as reported ...

By Kent Anderson, from Schweitzer to the Lake
(Coldwell Banker Resort Realty, Sandpoint, Idaho)
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It just wouldn't be right if I didn't reprint portions of the recent "USA Today" article about our quaint little town up here in North Idaho.  Sandpoint truly is a gem and, even though it kills me to see it discovered, when it becomes a headline story in major periodicals I just need to relax and...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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Sandpoint Activities and Attractions for our warm season Fall Activities & Recreation Winter Activities & Recreation  2009 was a great summer. Check out these happenings!Sandpoint 4th of JulySandpoint Wooden Boat Show PicsDover Bay Days PicturesSandpoint Long Bridge SwimFestival at Sandpoint Pict...

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