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Monthly Archives: September, 2011

Use Feng Shui for Balance and Broader Appeal

Posted on September 20, 2011 by cfinley

The ancient philosophy of feng shui, which translates as “the wind and the water,” is the Chinese art of correct placement. In real estate, those who prescribe to feng shui believe that home sales can be better achieved by arranging furniture and décor to establish harmony and energy. “In feng shui we evaluate a house […]

Prudential Real Estate joined forces with “Designing Spaces,” the popular home-improvement show on Lifetime Television, to sponsor a special eight-part series called “Designing Spaces /Military Makeover. The series documents home renovations for war veterans and highlights Prudential’s Military Advantage Program, which offers active members of the armed services and veterans special benefits and services when […]

Smith Mountain Lake Annual Antique & Classic Boat Show

Posted on September 8, 2011 by cfinley

Every boat tells a story. For Smith Mountain Lake resident Tony Cusumano, that story dates back 34 years, when he first purchased a 1962 Cruisers, Inc. runabout. The boat served Cusumano and his family well for 18 years, mostly for fishing and water skiing in Long Island Sound near their New York home. But times […]

23rd Annual Smith Mountain Lake Wine Festival

Posted on September 8, 2011 by cfinley

The 23rd Annual Smith Mountain Lake Wine Festival will be held September 24 and 25.  This year, 27 Virginia wineries will be participating as well as 85 juried craft and food vendors.  Three popular live bands will also be there to entertain festival-goers.  Saturday crowds will enjoy the band Super Hold. Sunday’s festivities feature the […]

Lake Effects Announces Local Screening as Westlake Cinema

Posted on September 2, 2011 by cfinley

The stars will be out October 7 at Smith Mountain Lake Virginia as the cast of “Lake Effects” returns to the area for the screening of Life Out Loud Films’ family film.  The film began principal photography one year ago and the Smith Mountain Lake community will be the first to screen the film.  The […]