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Agent Spotlight: Bob Nitkewicz

by Golden Bear Realty on Friday, December 2nd, 2016 at 10:23am

When New Jersey native Bob Nitkewicz first visited Kiawah Island shortly after the Ryder Cup Golf Tournament in 1991, he was mesmerized by the natural beauty and coastal terrain. “I saw a family of bottlenose dolphins strand feeding in the ocean, and I walked the magnificent greens at the Oce

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How To Kill Sugar Ants

by Golden Bear Realty on Wednesday, September 7th, 2016 at 3:29pm

Palm Beach Gardens, Florida is paradise. But even paradise has a price, and it’s called sugar ants. Formally known as `Camponotus Consobrinus`, these pesky pests will find the tiniest crumb left by my daughter’s bib, march the news back to their buddies, and within minutes host a party

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Golden Bear Realty is Proud to Sponsor the Cure SMA and Go Miller Go 5K!

by Golden Bear Realty on Monday, August 22nd, 2016 at 7:33pm

Why can’t you walk? Lindsay David use to toil over this question and fumble with words when responding to curious children and apprehensive adults, but her son Miller, who was diagnosed with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) when he was 15 months old, simply states: “My muscles don’

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Swimming Before Walking: How To Keep Your Children Safe Around The Pool

by Golden Bear Realty on Wednesday, August 10th, 2016 at 3:14pm

With so many backyard pools at homes in Palm Beach and Martin County, Florida, it is not surprising that the Sunshine State ranks among the nation’s highest in drowning deaths each year. In fact, Florida loses more children under the age of five from accidental drowning than any other cause.

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Home Team BBQ Makes Some Changes

by Golden Bear Realty on Tuesday, December 1st, 2015 at 5:00pm

Home Team BBQ in Charleston is opening a new location downtown in 2016, and they're preparing by launching a new menu format and cocktail program. The new menu has been expanded to include things like pork belly and house-cured hams, while the new cocktail program will feature some hard-to-find and

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Charleston's New Mayor Faces Big Challenge

by Golden Bear Realty on Tuesday, December 1st, 2015 at 12:00pm

On January 11, 2016, John Tecklenburg will be sworn in as Charleston's first new mayor in forty years. Many residents of Charleston are wondering what Tecklenburg's leadership will look like, especially after Mayor Joe Riley's decades of service. One of Tecklenburg's biggest challenges as he helps C

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Homegrown Holiday Bazaar This Weekend!

by Golden Bear Realty on Tuesday, December 1st, 2015 at 9:00am

Saturday, December 5th will see the 2nd annual Homegrown Holiday Bazaar hit Charleston at the home of Johns Island Farmers Market. There will be a ton of local vendors present to help you finish up your holiday shopping. Not only that, but you'll also find a silent auction, pony rides, arts and craf

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Charleston Park to be Renamed for Mayor Joe Riley

by Golden Bear Realty on Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 5:00pm

Charleston's Waterfront Park will be renamed in honor of Mayor Joseph P. Riley, Jr., it was announced last week. The Charleston City Council unanimously approved the decision last Tuesday out of a desire to honor Charleston's mayor of forty years for his "dedication to the pursuit of excellence and

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These Charleston Shows Will Put You in the Holiday Spirit

by Golden Bear Realty on Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 12:00pm

Charleston theaters are packed with holiday spectacle at this time of year. There may not be snow on the ground, but you can still get into the holiday spirit with one of these local performances. Some of them happen every year, and some are brand new, and there's sure to be something among them th

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BBQ for Brunch?

by Golden Bear Realty on Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 9:00am

Can't get enough Charleston BBQ? Chef Roland Feldman at Smoke BBQ opened his doors this summer and has been serving up lunch, dinner, and late-night food, but now he's adding brunch. What's brunch at an elevated barbecue restaurant like? Plenty of brisket and grits, waffles, sandwiches, and more. Ch

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