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$1.65 Million Center Valley House is 'Home of True Distinction'
A $1.65 million home for sale at 2175 Augusta Drive, Center Valley, offers nearly 10,000 square feet of living space and is a "home of true distinction," according to a real estate listing posted on Zillow.com . In addition to six bedrooms and eight bathrooms, the home's features include: A 24-foot foyer Dual staircases A butler's pantry A six-car ... (more)
Fri May 17, 2013
LA Daily News
Rocks, boulders can be just as important as plants in a garden
Eric Whipp, owner of Landscape Technologies, uses native plants and rocks at his home in San Dimas.
Five gardens to be featured in fifth annual Smyrna tour
The garden of Fran Spearman will be featured on the Keep Smyrna Beautiful's Fifth Annual Garden Tour on Saturday.
Authorities ID Body Found In St. Cloud Garage Fire
Authorities said the body of a 24-year-old man was found in a garage fire at a St.
Echo reporter wins book deal and prestigious award
Claudia Winkleman, Jack Monroe, Ewan Ventner presenting Jack with the Judges Choice award at the Fortnum and Mason Food and Drink Awards ECHO reporter Jack Monroe has landed a prestigious book deal to showcase her tips on frugal, healthy food and has been given a prestigious award.
Gawker Lands Toronto Mayor Rob Ford in Crack Cocaine Videotape Scandal
In a Thursday night post, Gawker's John Cook said the video is for sale and shows Ford allegedly inhaling from a crack pipe within the last six months.
Family Offers $25K Reward in Slaying of Bergen Woman
The family of a 69-year-old Palisades Park woman found stabbed to death in her burning home has offered a $25,000 reward to help solve the more than three year old slaying, authorities said this week.
Thu May 16, 2013
Study: Gen X to be hit hard in retirement
Boomers lost a significant chunk of their retirement nest eggs in the recession, but it was members of Generation X who were really hit the hardest, according to a report released Thursday.
Sag Harbor Online
Oysters Approved Under Sag Harbor Village Dock as Water Quality...
Just days after the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation closed shell fishing in Sag Harbor Cove and Upper Sag Harbor Cove, Simon Harrison was approved by the village board to raise oysters on a fixed village dock next to the Breakwater Yacht Club on Bay Street.
US rate on 30-year mortgage rises to 3.51 pct.
Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages rose this week but stayed near their historic lows.
Any garden or plant connoisseurs out there? Jacksonville Zoo and...
They say the Pension Reform Agreement is good for taxpayers. Tell us what you think.
US housing starts fell in April but permits surged
U.S. builders broke ground on fewer homes in April, one month after topping the 1 million mark for the first time since 2008.
6 confirmed dead in Texas tornadoes
A rash of tornadoes slammed into several small communities in North Texas overnight, leaving at least six people dead, dozens more injured and hundreds homeless.
What's the Going Rate For a Lawn Service in Cook County?
This week: How much do lawn services cost? How much do you pay for your lawn service? And what does that cover? Just mowing, or does it cover weeding, pruning, planting? Please share in the comments below - we promise we won't judge you! And if you've got a lawn service you love, tell us that too.
Sold: Homes Sold Over Asking Price in Bedford, Concord and Lexington
This week, at least two homes sold over asking price: 7 Lynnfield St., Bedford List Price: $362,000 Sold Price: $358,000 Sold Date: May 7, 2013 Living Area: 1,526 sq.
Wed May 15, 2013
The New Zealand Herald
NZ houses overvalued by 25pc - IMF
New Zealand housing is already overvalued by about 25 per cent and if it continues to rise may force the Reserve Bank to hike interest rates, according to the International Monetary Fund.
Millard formally charged with murder in Bosmaa s death
Dellen Millard, left, appeared in a Hamilton court on May 15, 2013, when he was formally charged with first-degree murder in the death of Tim Bosma HAMILTON, Ont.
KOCO-TV Oklahoma City
Deficits falling faster than expected
Annual deficits are falling even faster than the Congressional Budget Office predicted back in February.
Homeless woman who lived in Eastrop Park for months tells how she rebuilt her life
VICKY Ball went from being a successful woman with a family, career and mortgage to living in a tent in Basingstoke's Eastrop Park in the space of three years.
WPTV Local News
Wellington homes evacuated
Ten homes in the 800 block of Azure Avenue in Wellington were evacuated Tuesday evening after the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office was called to investigate possible explosive devices found in the home of a deceased veteran, said Teri Barbera, spokeswoman for the sheriff's office.