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By Kurt Davidson, Gratefully Serving Greater Portland-Vancouver
(Davidson Home Group | Keller Williams Portland Central)
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by Mercury EverOut StaffA John Waters Christmas: Filthier & Merrier, Fri Dec 6, 8 pm, Aladdin Theater, $37-46, all agesThis month is just picking up speed as we hurtle towards the holidays, but there are plenty of awesome moments to pluck out of the whirlwind this (Vampire) weekend if you know wh...

By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce
(EXP Realty 414-525-0563)
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Here are 14 very diverse options for charitable giving in Waukesha county. You may choose to give your time  or find the wish lists of these organizations and help make some of their dreams become reality. Double your food pantry donation...take some food to the Humane Society...pick up the phone...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Nishiki Ramen & Sushi is Now Open in Kentlands Nishiki Ramen & Sushi is now open in the old Yoyogi location at 328 Main Street in Kentlands, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20878. It was previously reported that Yaho Sushi would be taking over the location, but the owners made changes and added ramen as a...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, Opening the Doors to California Homes -East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Things to do in Oakland December 8 - December 31  Great Santa Run December 8, 2019Enjoy the Great Santa Run San Francisco this year and support a great cause, Heart In Motion. Strengthening communities through promoting volunteerism and leadership development, bringing together Bay Area's youth.....

By Mary Hutchison, SRES, ABR, Experienced Agent in Kansas City Metro area
(Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate-Kansas City Homes)
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This is the weekend for the annual Kristkindl Market at the KC United Church of Christ in Brookside.  Such a family fun event--and no charge to get in! Events start Friday Dec 6, 2019 at 5 and run till 9pm; or stop in Saturday from 10am-7pm.  Enjoy live music, German food, crafts and gifts for sa...

By Scott Gleason, Westfield NJ New Homes Specialist
(RE/MAX Select)
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I'm very proud to say that I've been a member of the Westfield Area Y Men's Club for many years now. Since its inception in 1947, this non-profit philanthropic group has raised millions of dollars for local charities and organizations. Our annual Christmas tree sales fund the majority of our effo...

By Kat DeLong, Realtor DRE#01235311, Lake Arrowhead Real Estate (
(LakeView Realty Enterprises, Inc)
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Due to the serious weather events that happened over Thanksgiving, with snow falling to some 34+ inches, downing trees and power lines and inclement weather arriving on December 7th, the parade has been canceled. The road conditions that remain and the impending weather is not safe. While The Lak...

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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  THE WINNETKA COMMUNITY HOUSE FITNESS CENTER I recently canceled my gym membership at a large national company and switched to the smaller and local Fitness Center at the Winnetka Community House. Not only was the cost half of the previous fee, but I’m thrilled with the equipment, staff, space, ...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy
(Napa Consultants)
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I have often mentioned Woeste's as a fun visit when you wander about the little town of Los Olivos.  On their website, they define themselves and their brand of doing business perfectly as:"J. Woeste, for whimsical, original garden and indoor treasures” – Take time to visit our indoor-outdoor sho...

By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage )
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 McAdenville, North Carolina, also known as Christmas Town, USA  kicked off it's 63rd annual Christmas Light Festival, Monday, December 2nd, with the official lighting ceremony. But you've still got 20 more nights to visit Christmas Town, USA. McAdenville's Christmas lights will stay on each nigh...

By Elaine Murphy Carlson
(RE/MAX Estates Properties)
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Palos Verdes homes owners have an opportunity to shop for one of a kind handcrafted art articles at this year’s Holiday Ceramics & Gift Sale, featuring the finest selections of work by Palos Verdes Art Center member artists. This year’s sale kicks off on Friday, December 6, 2019, from 6:00 p.m. ...

By Pat Champion, Call the "CHAMPION" for all your real estate needs
(Coldwell Banker Camelot Realty)
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35th Annual Mount Dora Craft Fair a fun free event to enjoy Oct, 26th & 27th Saturday & Sunday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in historic downtown Mount DoraCome see why the Mount Dora Craft Fair was ranked the #4 Craft Festival in America by Sunshine Artist magazine 2019. The historic downtown streets of Moun...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Signage is Up at Cinco De Mayo in  Kentlands, Gaithersburg, Maryland Cinco De Mayo is a local chain with locations in Westminster, Columbia, Middletown and Urbana in Maryland. They also have a West Virginia location in Martinsburg. The Kentlands location is expected to open in two to three months...

By Paula McDonald, Granbury, TX 936-203-0279
(Beam & Branch Realty)
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Granbury, Texas ~ A Hallmark Hometown!I am the luckiest girl! I have the privilege to live and work in the coolest, cutest, and the most quaint little town anywhere! Granbury, Texas is just like walking right in to a Hallmark movie set! Nestled on the banks of the Brazos river, Granbury sits prou...

By Nina Hollander, Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage )
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 9 Holiday Events In Ballantyne Sure To Get You Into The Holiday Spirit! Charlotte's Ballantyne area offers a great holiday events for the whole family throughout the month of December.  Ballantyne Arts Center Holiday Festival: December 7Hosted by the Ballantyne Arts Center and the Morrison Famil...

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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HOT SPOT - Duck Donuts - A Must-Try Charlotte Bakery  Holiday guest prep often involves stepping outside the norm for us but, when we know some folks love a particular food or beverage, we go out of our way to accommodate! This delightful visit will be repeated - even if it's just a time or two a...

By Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can!, So Utah Residential, Referral & Relocation REALTOR
(Prado Real Estate South)
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Father Christmas at Dickens Festival in St George, Utah!  Looking for an entertaining venue to attend during the Christmas season? Come ye one and all and bring family and friends for olde-fashioned FUN to the Dickens Festival in St. George, Utah. From the home-style candies, breads, cakes, to th...

By Terri Buseman, Downtown Chicago
(RE/MAX Premier Properties)
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The holidays are officially upon us.  Congratulations on surviving the excitement of Thanksgiving and the madness of Black Friday. But, we’ve still got weeks to go! For some, the stress of parties, gift-giving, and decorating will begin to overshadow the true meaning of the season. If you’re look...

By Terry McCarley, REALTOR, SRES, CDPE - Cape Coral, FL
(REMAX Realty Team - Cape Coral FL)
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OPEN HOUSE - SUNDAY 12/08/19 FROM NOON TO 2:OO PM.  Totally remodeled home and move in ready - this is a true 4 bedroom home so don't miss out on seeing this one before it is gone!!!https://matrix.swflamls.com/matrix/shared/jTRm2CKSWHc/1319SE15thTER Call Terry McCarley at 239-707-4575 with any qu...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy
(Napa Consultants)
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It started raining last night and continued until 10AM this morning.  Quincy was delighted as this meant he would get to take a long walk with Ron.  Some rain is still in the forecast.  Our flowers are soaking it all in and we have lots of blooms on our rose bushes. Let the rain kiss you. Let the...