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SLV Solar Eclipse Viewing Party

August 21, 2017 If you’re still looking for a great place to watch the solar eclipse, come join us at the Monticello Clubhouse. We’ll have drink specials, and a few food specials, in addition to the regular menu at Monti’s.…

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Moonlight Kayak Trip

Aug. 3 moonlight kayak trip The Outdoor Adventure Club is sponsoring a peaceful, moonlight kayak trip on Thursday, August 3, 2017. We will launch from the Baker Creek State Park ramp (with its newly paved parking lot) near the Rt. 378…

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Bald Eagle Information

Imagine sitting in your back yard as a Bald Eagle “goes hunting” nested on top of one of your trees. This has happened over and over again in our yard, McCormick, SC.,  so I thought I would look up some…

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Another Sighting of a Gray Fox

Ryan and I were coming back from the Mt Carmel campground a few weeks ago.  We were just barely outside the gate just before dusk, when I saw a little furry ball ahead of us.  I thought it might be…

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Facts About the Gray Fox

Last week a grey fox was sited by Anita and Bobby Passofaro, a SLV residents. It actually came up on their deck looking for food. Because they are seen by many of us living here I thought I would do…

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Who determines the value of my home?

Real Estate Corner… Who determines the value of my home?   When you’re ready to sell your home, you may be wondering what price to ask and how much you’ll get. There are two main people who determine the initial…

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Outdoor Pool Party Picnic

Outdoor Pool Party Picnic Monday, June 5  Time 4-7 pm  Recreation Center Bring your own picnic (no glass, please). There will be lawn games, including badminton, ladder ball, horseshoes, bocce ball, and cornhole. The side gate to the courtyard will be open…

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A Spectacular Garden!

Often, I am asked to post pictures of our garden so here you go. We have lived in this home over 25 years and some of our plants are that old. We have Peonies that were planted on this property…

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Home Inspections, Why Have One Done?

  Real Estate Corner…   What’s the Purpose of a Home Inspection or a Due Diligence Clause? A home inspection is performed after the buyer and seller have entered into a written contract.  It’s a review of the home’s condition; including…

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