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Bucks County Mother's Day Events

Posted by Karen Johnson on April 24, 2019 in  Bucks County PA  Things to do in Bucks County
Quakertown Historical Society: Mothers Day Tea at Burgess Foulke House Saturday 5/11 At 11:30. Includes: Tea, Scones, Soup, Tea Sandwiches, Dessert and a picture with your Mom. Tickets can be purchased by visiting: https://www.quakertownhistoricalsociety.org/events Peddlers Village: Bring your mom, daughter, sister, girl gang or partner to Studio Sprig’s 2nd Annual Mother’s Day Floral Event at Sweet Occasions. There will be dancing while you create gorgeous floral arrangeme... read more
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Doylestown Pump Track

Posted by Stephanie Thibodeau on April 24, 2019 in  Doylestown Borough  Things to do in Bucks County
Bike riders throughout the county are taking on a new challenge of hills and tight turns with the opening of the first pump track in Bucks County in Doylestown Borough. A pump track is a bicycle path that’s short and shaped in a closed loop. The track is made up of low hills and banked turns, earning its name from the way riders use a full body motion to maintain momentum riding around the track instead of just pedaling. . A pump track helps riders develop strength and bike-handling skills by p... read more
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Smoking and Selling your Home

Posted by Jay Ginsberg on April 23, 2019 in  Real Estate Advice  Sell your home
A recent experience listing a home occupied by a smoker underlined the difficulty in selling a home occupied by an active smoker. More than half of the feedback sent by showing agents included some variation of the line: “Buyers put off by smell of cigarette smoke”. The property had to be reduced from the original listing price and I am convinced the smell of cigarettes was largely responsible. According to realtor.com® Smoking in a home can reduce that property’s resale value by up to 29 perc... read more
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Day Trips - How Long Has it Been? Longwood Gardens

Posted by Maureen Scullion on April 18, 2019 in  Day Trips  Things to Do
Longwood Gardens        When is the last time you visited Longwood Gardens? Have you seen the new fountains? Now that the weather is getting warmer – get in the car and drive the two hours to breathtaking beauty. It’s 100% worth it. According to Wikipedia, in 1700, a Quaker farmer named George Peirce purchased 402 acres of this English-claimed land from William Penn’s commissioners. George’s son Joshua cleared and farmed the land and in 1730 he built t... read more
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Al Fresco Dining in Bucks County

Posted by Stephanie Thibodeau on April 18, 2019 in  Bucks County PA  Things to do in Bucks County
Sunshine - Flowers - Long Days - Go and eat outside!Black Bass Hotel and Restaurant: Combine ambiance with a magnificent view of the Delaware River and an extensive international menu and you’ve got The Restaurant at The Black Bass. Join them for lunch, dinner, or Sunday Brunch. And don't miss Locals Night every Monday through Wednesday. The Deck Restaurant and Bar: The Deck Restaurant and Bar at Bucks County Playhouse offers gastropub fare, a full bar, and a fantastic beer list.  The... read more
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