Monthly Archives: September 2015

Archive of posts published in the specified Month

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Shootin’ the breeze…Kitchen windows and ring tailed raccoons

  By Cathy Leestma My grandparents had a marvelous Tudor style home at 4610 Bay to Bay in Tampa, Florida which my grandfather helped design in the mid 1930’s. The large kitchen had an extended multisided breakfast nook with the most wonderful divided windows…

Sep
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From the editor…Seasons awake the senses

By Dave Leestma I’m writing inside because it’s pretty warm outside, but I know the coolness is coming soon.  Another season change is upon us as summer slips away and a new colorful fall approaches.  As I write, another successful Olympiad has ended,…

Sep
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From the mayor’s desk…Make a difference

By Bob Keith Mayor of Lake Lure, NC Last month, my Breeze article was titled “Service to your community”. The focus was on the many good things that are happening around town and the upcoming election. Since that last Breeze, Barbara Searcy of…

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The Breeze buzz…September and October events in the Gorge

    September 5 – GertonFest VII, Pancake Breakfast -8am.  Adult and Kid’s Team Spelling Bee – 3pm.  Barbecue and Music – 5pm. Silent Auction. Upper Hickory Nut Gorge Community Center. Gerton. September  19 – 7th Annual Flock to the Rock Bird Program…

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Faces from the Olympiad, Aug. 14-16

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Lake Lure Classical Academy cuts ribbon

  Lake Lure Classical Academy held its Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Tuesday, August 18 at 10:00 a.m. The ceremony, which was open to the public, had several dignitaries in attendance including U.S. Congressman (N.C.) Patrick McHenry. The event included prominent speakers, a brief…

Sep
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Local and International Lions Celebrate Children’s Dignity Week

By Penny Watkins Lions Clubs International has set aside the week of August 30-September 5, 2015 as International Children’s Dignity Week. The Lake Lure Lions Club is inviting members of the community to join them during the Week of August 30-September 5th for…

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Fire department yard sale Oct. 3

    The Bill’s Creek VFD Community Auxiliary Yard & Bake Sale will take place  at 1118 Bill’s Creek Road, Lake Lure, Saturday, October 3, 2015, 7:00 am. to 2:00 pm.  Breakfast –  sausage biscuit, lunch – hot dogs and hamburgers.  Furniture &…

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Lions Club spaghetti dinner October 24

When was the last time you had a mouth-watering Spaghetti Dinner?   This is your opportunity! WHEN?   October 24, 2015                                                 4:00-7:00 p.m. WHERE?  Bill’s Creek Community Center                                                 McDaniel Road, Lake Lure WHO?  Everyone, Anyone , YOU   WHY?  Lake Lure Lions…

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Music Thursday, September 24, Chimney Rock Village

    September’s Music Thursday scheduled for September 24 from 5:30-7:30pm at Chimney Rock Village’s Gathering Place is sure to be a crowd-pleaser! It’s Local’s Night. Come out and watch the Lake Lure Cloggers amaze you with their talents before The Hickory Nuts…