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[FONT= 'Times New Roman']Owners Checking Out of Popular Sykesville Bed and Breakfast[/FONT]
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Owners Checking Out of Popular Sykesville Bed and Breakfast
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The couple purchased the home in April of 2000 for $190000 and renovated it to serve as a bed and breakfast with seven guest rooms, eight bathrooms, one partial bathroom and a living space for the innkeepers. Kelly Crum's mother retired from her ...
 

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Council will decide fate of bed and breakfast
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Council will decide fate of bed and breakfast Fort Worth Star Telegram By Adrian McCandless KELLER -- The City Council will decide next month if Tim and Cyndi Bird can continue running a bed and breakfast out of their east Keller residence. At its June 13 meeting, the Planning and Zoning Commission made a 5-1 ...
"The Birds have been operating the Legacy Ranch Center at their home at 8704 Clay Hibbins Road since January without a permit. They said they didn't realize they needed one for their facility, which can accommodate up to 18 people."

 

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Capitol Hill's Salisbury House bed and breakfast closing for retirement
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Capitol Hill's Salisbury House bed and breakfast closing for retirement CHS Capitol Hill Seattle By jseattle Innkeeper Cathryn Wiese says it's not the economy -- it's exhaustion. After 26 years in the hospitality business, Capitol Hill's Salisbury House near 16th Ave E and E Aloha will host its final guests this month. "We're not sure what we're ...
PS Off topic from JB - NICE PHOTO of the innkeeper!
 

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[FONT= 'Times New Roman']The Mystery of the Whistling Caves by Helen Moss - review[/FONT]
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The Mystery of the Whistling Caves by Helen Moss - review
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They are very bored until they meet a girl whose parents run a bed and breakfast in the lighthouse. She thinks she is a bit of a detective and she and the boys get involved in solving the mystery of the theft of a very valuable collections of ancient ...
 

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[FONT= 'Times New Roman']As competition heats up, Airbnb launches free travel credit program[/FONT]
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As competition heats up, Airbnb launches free travel credit program
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Airbnb, the social marketplace for bed and breakfast-style travel accommodations, is opening its free travel credit program to the public, the company announced today. The program, which just finished a successful closed-beta testing phase, ...
 

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[FONT= 'Times New Roman']Lightning sparks fire at B&B[/FONT]
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Lightning sparks fire at B&B
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RALEIGH -- A lightning strike ignited a fire early Monday that severely damaged a nearly 100-year-old home that is now a bed and breakfast. The Cameron Park Inn at 211 Groveland Ave. will be temporarily closed for repairs, according to inn's website. ...
 

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Council will decide fate of bed and breakfast
Fort Worth Star Telegram
Council will decide fate of bed and breakfast Fort Worth Star Telegram By Adrian McCandless KELLER -- The City Council will decide next month if Tim and Cyndi Bird can continue running a bed and breakfast out of their east Keller residence. At its June 13 meeting, the Planning and Zoning Commission made a 5-1 ...
"The Birds have been operating the Legacy Ranch Center at their home at 8704 Clay Hibbins Road since January without a permit. They said they didn't realize they needed one for their facility, which can accommodate up to 18 people."

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I can see missing the regs if you have a couple of rooms, but enough space to host 18 guests?
 

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[FONT= 'Times New Roman']Mother charged in teen girl's death[/FONT]
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Mother charged in teen girl's death
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The mother of a teenage girl found dead in April at a bed and breakfast in Campbellford, Ont., has been charged with manslaughter. Cindy Lavigne, 46, wept during a court appearance Tuesday. From the prisoner's box, she told her boyfriend and her father ...
 

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[FONT= 'Times New Roman']Harpswell Inn offers relaxing atmosphere[/FONT]
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Harpswell Inn offers relaxing atmosphere
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From dipping one's hand into the bottomless cookie jar to relaxing with a good book on the front porch, and everything else the bed and breakfast has to offer, a visitor quickly becomes immersed in the coastal quietness and comfort that does seem like ...
 

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[FONT= 'Times New Roman']Local Tourists Seek Small-Town Charm[/FONT]
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Local Tourists Seek Small-Town Charm
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Southern California native Jim Brame started out as a guest in Bucks County himself, and now brings tourists to his country-style bed-and-breakfast in Buckingham – a setting he refers to as “my peace.” Brame, a former pilot, owns Mill Creek Farm Bed ...
 

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Real Estate: Finding ways to use solar and save bucks
The Suffolk Times
Real Estate: Finding ways to use solar and save bucks The Suffolk Times Jim Slezak, co-owner of Red Barn Bed and Breakfast in Riverhead, also uses solar power for his gadgets. One of the unique things about Red Barn is that guests can take an astronomy tour from the observatory there, where Mr. Slezak uses a Celestron ...
 

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[FONT= 'Times New Roman']No place like home: Special events ordinance approved[/FONT]
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No place like home: Special events ordinance approved
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The special events ordinance sets up a process whereby a property owner who wishes to operate a business such as an events facility, a museum, a bed and breakfast, a concert facility and the like can go through a process similar to a rezoning and ...
 

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[FONT= 'Times New Roman']Harpswell Inn offers relaxing atmosphere[/FONT]
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Harpswell Inn offers relaxing atmosphere
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From dipping one's hand into the bottomless cookie jar to relaxing with a good book on the front porch, and everything else the bed and breakfast has to offer, a visitor quickly becomes immersed in the coastal quietness and comfort that does seem like ....
Love this response to one of the questions...'As we just stated...'
 

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I remember this house in Sykesville before it was fixed up when I lived in MD. Pretty place now!
ETA: Another case where both the owners have other jobs.
 

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[FONT= 'Times New Roman']Resort living: Business or leisure on Eastern Shore[/FONT]
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Resort living: Business or leisure on Eastern Shore
Washington Times
Built in 1886, the home at 6058 Willow Oak Road in Eastville, Va., could be reconverted for use as a bed and breakfast. It is on the market for $348843. By Michele Lerner SPECIAL TO THE WASHINGTON TIMES Whether your dream is to live in a quiet country ...
 
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