Monthly Archives: February 2009

Feeling the hangover

It was a great party while it lasted…. …yeah, but then it was over.

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Variety City offers alternative shopping and fun

The appropriately named Variety City at 1281 Lake Boulevard carries grocery items that may have been slightly damaged, or are blemished in some way. Dented cans are a good example. They also have regular grocery items along with various and … Continue reading

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Amusing sign spotted on Mistletoe Avenue

I wonder if there are many employers out there looking for temps who find happiness pulling inside jobs? Well, it got a laugh out of me. It’s been raining (finally). I suspect “indoor jobs” would have been more appropriate.

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Harleys in the Mall

This weekend the HOG (Harley Owners Group) folks had their get together in the Mall. This one is an Indian Headress. The Harleys are all works of kinetic art. You could shoot all day… They have a fashion show in … Continue reading

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A Black Swan event in Anderson

Thursday’s Chamber of Commerce Greeters was held at the beautiful Gaia Hotel. It’s a lovely property, built with the deliberate use of environmentally conscious materials. Great turnout, and the food was terrific. The staff was first rate. These movers and … Continue reading

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The Statue of Income Tax

It’s a sign of the times. In our town, waving a sign isn’t just a job, it’s a career. Here we see Lady Liberty and her employees, on Lake Boulevard. There is dignity in all labor, but you’d be hard … Continue reading

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Amphibian affection

One of the big (secret)bonuses of being a real estate agent is going into so many houses, and seeing how people really live. I’ve seen some unusual pets, but I hadn’t seen a frog in somebody’s livingroom before. She said … Continue reading

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Those Lotto left behind, the every day winners.

Winter weather seems to have finally arrived, although in February. There’s a flu-like bug going around Karry’s school that seems to find home in one’s respiratory system. Karry’s voice is still husky today, but she’s going to work, teaching science. … Continue reading

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Insane Clown yard art

We drove by this on our way to show the house next door, southeast of Anderson. Every Realtor’s dream, to have yard art like this in the neighbor’s yard. Needless to say, our client was not thrilled with the house … Continue reading

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How we didn't win $76m in the Lottery

By now you may have heard the news. We’ve been getting lots of calls. A group of teachers and staff at the school district where my wife has worked for nearly 30 years in Shasta Lake City won the lottery … Continue reading

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