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Bought Land with Ties to a Crazy Crime

Posted 05-30-2019 at 02:22 AM by sondich
Updated 05-30-2019 at 02:24 AM by sondich (add category)

We bought some land in Harrington, Maine last year. It's a very small quiet coastal community in Washington County.

For no particular reason, I researched the history of Harrington and our plot of land, in particular.

As it turns out, 3-4 families owned most of the land in Harrington back in the early to late 1800's. It was a very close knit seafaring community (and still is).

In the late 1800's, Harrington resident Laura Nash often accompanied...
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ON: MOVING TO SEATTLE AREA - Advice pls :)

Posted 12-11-2018 at 08:51 PM by Blondebaerde

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"Never underestimate the degree of banality possible by One Post Wonders® who arrive w/o preamble, fail to read any of the near-identical threads on the same subject with lunatic constraints or conditions (over...and over...and over), then disappear like dust in the wind when the cognitive dissonance is exposed and challenged!"

-=Blondebaerde, Dec 2018
I'll leave it as-is, if I do say so myself.
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Princess and the Pea.... I think NOT

Posted 06-25-2018 at 06:00 PM by llrivero

We all know what it is.. some deal with it better than others... some just don't deal with it at all... It is called STRESS.

I can honestly say that I am happier now in my life than I have ever been. I have a wonderful husband, and fabulous career, healthy grandchildren and grown kids that can support themselves! (Parenting Goal 101 Achieved!) But, I can also say that with all of the wonderful things going on there are additional levels of stress that I have determined can be dealt...
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SWFL-BINGO Hall Central

Posted 06-21-2018 at 04:55 PM by llrivero

One of the many things you will notice when arriving in SWFL, along with the beautiful beaches, the outdoor dining, fishing, dolphin watching, golfing, parasailing, Parrot Head Clubs, and Tiki bars are "The BINGO Halls"!

My father-in-law introduced me to bingo at the Moose Lodge about 7 years ago... it was fun Thursday night entertainment, cheap drinks and winnings to be had. But, one thing always stands out to me... the sea of gray hairs....

Admittedly,...
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Orange County Homeless Thread

Posted 06-01-2018 at 12:08 AM by Fencedweller

There’s a program called Housing First now. Grants that help the chronically homeless rent apartments, rooms, studios.

1st guy I placed had been homeless for 8 years, chronic. He was a homeowner with a business. Specialized auto work. Workplace exposure caused respiratory disability and he couldn’t work in the field.

It was happening right as Bush was leaving the White House and our unemployment rate was sky 10% high (before Obama got it down to 4% which is what...
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