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Beach House Diaries: Welcome to the Neighborhood

by Susan MacCallum-Whitcomb. Posted Aug 8th 2013 11:29 AM
man in Ford pickup truck

It all started with my truck -- or, to be more precise, it started with my truck's refusal to start. Although those of us who love waterside hideaways tend to see them as enchanted places where everything automatically goes right, the truth is that beach houses are not immune to mundane problems. Things can -- and often do -- go wrong.
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Hot New Neighborhoods

by Adam Graham. Posted Sep 3rd 2010 12:30 PM

Prospect Heights, rutlo, flickr

You know how it is when you arrive in an unknown city; you spend most of your time searching for a scene, then you stumble into a buzzing up-and-coming neighborhood just before you leave. It's hard keeping track of the newest and the coolest hot spots, as urban centers continue to renew themselves -- try locating where young chefs and artists are setting up shop for the affordable rents or where industrial wastelands have given rise to funky garden projects and innovative architecture.
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