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By John G. Johnston, An Exclusive Buyer's Agent ~ Westcliffe, CO
(John G. Johnston & Associates, LLC)
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Westcliffe, CO Weather for August 14, 2018Good Morning Westcliffe, CO49°Our Tuesday morning starts with pleasant temperatures and beautiful clear blue skies.Today promises increasing clouds and a high temperature of 78°.We have a 40% chance for showers and thunderstorms mainly after 3:00.We can e...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Stanley Donald was born in Hay Springs, Nebraska back in 1915 to Stanley Sr. and Hermie. Both of his parents were teachers, when he was 6 years old the family moved to Cedar Rapids, Iowa. He attended Coe College graduating with a liberal arts degree in chemistry and mathematics, then onto Lafayet...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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The Queen on her Throne: How dare you disturb her... Jill never ceases to amaze me with her looks, with her personality and her communication skills. Sometimes I wish humans would be as good expressing their wants and needs.  Now, if you are looking for a knowledgeable, focused and goal-oriented ...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
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Lefties - Today is Your Day! 15 Facts About Left-Handed PeopleAugust 13 is Left Handers Day! I typically 'miss' this day but, today I'm celebrating with my fellow lefties - OUR day! Growing up in a world of righties, for me, adaptability comes to mind as a left-hander. Single-slotted soup ladles ...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
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Trivia question answers for Monday August 13, 20181. What does an apiarist keep? Bees2; Which natural phenomenon can be measured on the Mercalli scale? Earthquakes3. What Asian country bans the importation and sale of chewing gum? Singapore4. What is a group of Oxen called? YokeTrivia questions f...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®,CRS,, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
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Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals, Harstine Island, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and BrokerThe best things in life aren’t things!Art Buckwald  Discover Hartstene Pointe click here  To find out how much your Harstine Island, Washington house is worth, click HERE!  See t...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.AtHomesCharlotte.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
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Motivational Monday - Learning from MistakesSometimes we kick ourselves for making a bad judgement call but, if we are attentive, we realize that bad judgement moment was merely a stepping stone to making future 'good' judgements. Willingness to learn from our mistakes is the best way to put thos...

By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Bob Timm, Broker Associate, Alliance Real Estate
(Alliance Real Estate - Minot)
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Today's (non-human) visitor to my office was very camera shy.I couldn't get her to open up for me. She would give me a quick glimpse of her beauty but never enough of a chance to take a "Centerfold" type of picture. I did have a human visitor come to my office/open house while I was in the backya...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
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Trivia question answers for Sunday August 12, 20181. What poker hand comprises three of a kind and a pair? A full house2. What trade name comes from combining the French words for velvet and hook? Velcro3. What gas makes up approximately 74% of the Sun's mass? Hydrogen4. What type of animal was s...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
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I was in a specialty candy store the other day.There was a commotion up front.  I peaked around to see what the issue was.There was a woman yelling at the 16 year old cashier.She was upset that they sold CANDY CIGARETTES.The woman was demanding that this young lady who is only an employee to remo...

By Hannah Williams, Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-953-8818
(Re/Max Eastern inc.)
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  Get ready for season 2 "The Marvelous Mrs Maisel " Season 2 Coming Soon on Amazon Prime TV .  If you have not seen season one catch up now .I promise you will laugh  and wonder why you had not watched it sooner .  The perfect New York Jewish house wife helps her husband by cooking a beef  brisk...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Joel Solon was born in New York City, New York back in 1927. After his high school education, he enrolled at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree in 1948. In the 1950’s he worked for an aerospace company where he was given the job of developing...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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Change…It’s a fact of life...the older you get the quicker time seems to fly. We were driving around Delray the other day remarking about new businesses opening and even more, thinking about those that have closed.What happened to them, we mused?!It then occurred to us that we’ve been in Florida ...

By Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can!, So Utah Residential, Referral & Relocation REALTOR
(Prado Real Estate South)
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Early morning in Nerdin Gardens...  In the early morning hours, a woman was discovered bent over a raised bed in Nerdin Gardens. At first, I thought to get her attention but then saw that she was harvesting fruits and vegetables in the home garden. And then soon realized, it was just me! HA-HA! ....

By Dorie Dillard, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.346.1799)
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Oh my did we have the rain this week-end but still some great activities were still pulled off. Date night with my Geno is always a treat and pool party/BBQ celebrating beautiful Beckett's birthday early came off before the rain started on Saturday early evening. My open house was a success on Su...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
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All About Brian England - Cooking Click Here to Request Your FREE Relocation Guide!!! For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs Please Visit Real Estate in East Valley AZ I am not much of a cook, but I always see the recipes that Will Hamm posts and they look so delicious.  Well, I finally...

By Carol Williams, "Customized Mentoring & Marketing Services"
(U.S.: I specialize in helping agents who have been in the business 2 years or less create a thriving business.)
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"Forget about the heat.  Eat more ice cream." -Sign at the 59er Diner at Apple Annie'sThe weather here has been really hot the last couple of weeks.  One of the fun things to do indoors where it is cool is to head up to Cashmere, Washington to Apple Annie Antique Gallery.  This is only about 6 mi...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
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Summer is on the peak of the hill.The temps tell us so.We are seeing changes in the green leaves.Different trees have different shades of green colors.Now we are into the summer temps which do not give us the great blossoms of thistime of the year.  Our gardens are not planted for great summer co...

By Mike Bundrant, The iNLP Center is an online education institute.
(iNLP Center)
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Summer is almost over and for many of us, it has come and gone without us taking a vacation. Again.While we did manage to squeeze in a couple of long weekends at the beach, we honestly can't remember the last time we enjoyed a true, honest to goodness vacation. Like a real one. For a full two wee...

By Dan Dee McGinnis The Pumpkin Man
(eXp Realty)
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This is a well-known fact if you will face the truth, Americans are lacking in effort and Realtors especially are very lacking in effort.One reason for this with Realtors, they saw just $500.00 and five weeks and you could earn over $100,000 a year. Well you didn’t read between the lines, if you ...