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Archive of the posts written by author: mbreeze.
Apr
29

Lake Lure Classical Academy news

By Thomas Keever Where does the time go? Spring Break has come and gone and we are heading to the finish line at the speed of light, or so it seems! A great many positive events are on the horizon. Our Senior Class…

Apr
29

Youngs Mountain Summit Protected

Mountain Offers Panoramic Views, Rare Habitat, and Old Growth Forest There’s a new link in a chain of protected lands around Lake Lure. Conserving Carolina has purchased over 300 acres on the summit of Youngs Mountain in order to preserve exceptional natural habitats…

Apr
29

Spring—a great time to come out of hibernation!

by Mary Reitano Winter can be long, cold, and grey.  Many people “hibernate” and become less active, like our friendly neighborhood bears.  We may put on “holiday” pounds, socialize less or even suffer seasonal depression.  Spring is a great opportunity to come out…

Apr
29

Your voice…The flags are a-flying

By Bob Keith There was a tremendous response to the idea of a “Your voice” column in the Breeze. Spurred by a movement initiated by Yvonne Anderson, more and more American flags are appearing throughout the Gorge. Joe and Mabel Satrape were first…

Apr
29

Looking Toward Summer

By Bryant Williams   I tried to dream up a poem to usher in the summer, But everything I tried seemed to come up as a bummer. It’s hard to write a poem about a season with so much to do, But I…

Apr
29

From a student’s point of view…LLCA sports have helped mold me

By Senior Alex Hudson In my time at Lake Lure Classical Academy (LLCA), I have played on the baseball team for three years and soccer and basketball for one year. High school sports have helped me mature as a man. If it wasn’t…

Apr
29

Real estate market watch…Patience and understanding are virtues in Lake Lure area real estate

  By Julie McKinney In the Lake Lure area sellers complain that their properties aren’t selling fast enough.  For buyers coming from booming metropolitan areas they want to know why properties have been on the market more than a week!  Local real estate…

Apr
29

Rumbling Bald Resort HOA St. Pats celebration a success

What a night!  The Lake Lure Inn and Patrick Bryant did not disappoint!  The corned beef and cabbage, Shepard’s pie, the veggie assortment and the dessert selection delighted, even some of our gourmet diners! Bill Lowrey and Kellee Music with their Irish Lore…

Apr
29

Built to last…Spring Checklist, or The Joys of Home Ownership

By David H. Wulff It comes every year at the same time.  Often faster than we think and then it’s upon us.  Don’t wait until summer for that “stuff” you need to do now.  Before you know it summer will be here and…

Apr
29

Health matters…Dead Tired? Sleep Apnea May Be the Cause

  Sleep Apnea Treatment Will Improve Overall Health, Mood and Productivity By  W. Scott Jordan, DDS and Kimberly DeSena, DMD Despite common misconceptions, anyone – regardless of gender, weight or fitness level – can develop obstructive sleep apnea, a life-threatening condition characterized by…