michelle carr crowe: About Vasona Park, Vasona Lake, Los Gatos, CA Santa Clara County Park - 09/22/14 03:28 PM
About Vasona Park, Vasona Lake, Los Gatos, CA Santa Clara County Park
by Michelle Carr Crowe

Have you ever wondered where Vasona Park and Vasona Lake in Los Gatos, Calif. got its name?
It turns out Vasona was named for a pony from Wisconsin!
Santa Clara County is home to 29 County Parks, and Vasona Lake and Park in Los Gatos, CA is a popular favorite with large expanses of grass for running, playing and frisbee, as well as a playground, picnic areas, lake with rentable boats and watercraft, easy walking trails, and the Billy Jones Wildcat railroad.
Vasona … (0 comments)

michelle carr crowe: Michelle Carr Crowe Joins Santa Clara County Parks For Life Challenge - 09/21/14 05:54 PM
Michelle Carr Crowe Joins Santa Clara County Parks For Life Challenge
Did you know that Santa Clara County is home to 29 County Parks? Join Michelle Carr Crowe in exploring them as part of Santa Clara County's Parks For Life Challenge.  Santa Clara County's Parks For Life Challenge is a FREE game that is hosted by the Santa Clara County Parks and Recreation Department to help people and their friends and family get outside and engage in healthy activities in the lovely 48,000 acre park system. Michelle is joining the Santa Clara County's Parks For Life Challenge as a way to improve her fitness while enjoying … (2 comments)

michelle carr crowe: Michelle Carr Crowe’s Five Fascinating Facts From Sept. 21 - 09/21/14 05:32 PM
Michelle Carr Crowe’s Five Fascinating Facts From Sept. 21
By Cupertino real estate agent Michelle Carr Crowe
When enjoying a break from selling houses in San Jose, Cupertino and Santa Clara, Calif., I love learning new facts. Here are five interesting news items from this date in history, September 21, courtesy of Wikipedia.
·         1780 – Traitor Benedict Arnold gives the British the plans to West Point.
·         1897 – The now-famous "Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus" editorial written by Francis Pharcellus Church, in response to a real letter by Virginia O'Hanlon, is first published in the New York Sun. Every year, Virginia's letter and Church's response … (4 comments)

michelle carr crowe: Cupertino, CA Garage Sale Sun. Sept. 21 + Open House 5603 Kimberly, SJ - 09/21/14 12:17 PM
Cupertino, CA Garage Sale Sun. Sept. 21 + Open House 5603 Kimberly, SJ
 by Michelle Carr Crowe, Cupertino real estate agent.
Do you love a Sale? Sept. 20 & 21 is the Cupertino Citywide Garage Sale.   
To see the list of items available go to: http://forms4.cupertino.org/garage/list.aspx.
There is a code showing which homes have sales on Sunday, as well as both days. 
 
Bargain-hunters can download the map at: http://www.cupertino.org/garage/pdf/Cupertino_Garage_Sale_2014.pdf.
For a break, visit the open house at 5603 Kimberly St., San Jose (right across from Cupertino) and enjoy cool air conditioning in a gorgeous new-built home, and free water and treats!
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michelle carr crowe: Michelle Carr Crowe's West San Jose Lynbrook High Homes Update Spt. 21 - 09/21/14 12:12 PM
Michelle Carr Crowe's West San Jose Lynbrook High Homes Update Spt. 21
 
Aloha! It’s Michelle Carr-Crowe of Keller Williams Cupertino bringing you this week’s   Lynbrook High Homes Update of homes, condos, townhomes, fourplexes and lots for sale, pending and sold here in the West San Jose area of zip code 95129 with award-winning   Lynbrook High School.
 
Total homes for sale in the Cupertino Schools neighborhood including SFH, TH, Condos & multi-family units is now 100 Cupertino Schools Homes for Sale!
 
Total homes for sale in the Lynbrook Schools neighborhood including SFH, TH, Condos & multi-family units is now 12 Lynbrook Schools … (0 comments)

michelle carr crowe: Sunset Open House 5603 Kimberly, San Jose Lynbrook 6-8p Wd., Sep. 17 - 09/17/14 10:20 AM
 Sunset Open House 5603 Kimberly, San Jose Lynbrook 6-8p Wd., Sep. 17
by Cupertino REALTOR Michelle Carr Crowe
You, your family, friends, neighbors and colleagues are invited to a special Sunset Open House from 6 pm to 8 pm on Wed. evening, Sept. 17th at 5603 Kimberly St., in West San Jose with award-winning Cupertino Schools, including Lynbrook High School.

In addition to sampling free treats and the enjoying the ambience of an elegant, newly-built* home designed for modern living and entertaining, all guests 18 and over may enter the "Guess the Sale Price of the Home" contest.
Once 5603 Kimberly St. is sold, the … (2 comments)

michelle carr crowe: Michelle Carr Crowe's Seven Surprising Stories From September 16 - 09/16/14 06:34 PM
Michelle Carr Crowe's Seven Surprising Stories From September 16
When I take a break from helping people buy and sell Silicon Valley homes, I enjoy learning new facts. Here are seven surprising stories from this date in history, September 16, courtesy of Wikipedia.
1620 – An estimated 130 Pilgrims set sail from England on the Mayflower. The Mayflower originally set sail in July to rendezvous with the Speedwell and both ships left together in August. However the Speedwell sprang several leaks and had to return and the passengers rearranged.  1863 – Robert College of Istanbul-Turkey, the first American educational institution outside the United States, is founded by Christopher Robert, an American … (3 comments)

michelle carr crowe: Feng Shui and T-Junctions - 09/14/14 06:24 PM
If you like in a multicultural community such as Silicon Valley, like me, you receive questions about feng shui and t-junctions, especially in the luxury homes markets such as Saratoga, Palo Alto and Cupertino.
Feng shui expert Laura Cerrano of Manhattan was kind enough to write this post about homes, feng shui and t-junctions in response to my question.
While the home in question at 5603 Kimberly St., San Jose with Cupertino Schools doesn't actually line up with the t-junction, the neighbor's house does. However, for people who follow feng shui, it's an important question to answer before making an offer … (1 comments)

michelle carr crowe: Michelle Carr Crowe's San Jose Lynbrook High Homes Update Sept. 13 - 09/13/14 02:54 PM
Michelle Carr Crowe's San Jose Lynbrook High Homes Update Sept. 13
Hello, this is Michelle Carr Crowe with this week's Lynbrook High Homes Update and Open House Invitation for 5603 Kimberly St., San Jose Lynbrook.As of Sept. 13, 2014, there are a total of 11 San Jose Lynbrook High Properties for sale, including condos, townhomes, single family homes and fourplexes. … (1 comments)

michelle carr crowe: Gorgeous Custom Luxury Open House Sa. & Su. 5603 Kimberly, San Jose - 09/13/14 11:43 AM
Gorgeous Custom Luxury Open House Sa. & Su. 5603 Kimberly, San Jose
by Cupertino REALTOR Michelle Carr Crowe
You, your family, friends, neighbors and colleagues are invited to a Open House Sat. & Sun., from 1:30-4:30 at the gorgeous, new-built* cutom luxury home at 5603 Kimberly St., in West San Jose with award-winning Cupertino Schools, including Lynbrook High School.

In addition to sampling free treats and the enjoying the pleasures of an elegant, newly-built* home designed for modern living and entertaining, all guests 18 and over may enter the "Guess the Sale Price of the Home" contest. Once 5603 Kimberly St. is sold, … (2 comments)

michelle carr crowe: Michelle Carr Crowe’s Six Surprising Facts From Sept. 12 - 09/12/14 11:15 PM
Michelle Carr Crowe’s Six Surprising Facts From Sept. 12
By Cupertino real estate agent Michelle Carr Crowe
On my day off or when enjoying a break from selling houses in San Jose, Cupertino and Santa Clara, Calif., I love learning new facts. Here are six fun facts from this date in history, September 12, courtesy of Wikipedia.
·         1953 – U.S. Senator and future President John Fitzgerald Kennedy marries Jacqueline Lee Bouvier at St. Mary's Church in Newport, Rhode Island.
·         1958 – Jack Kilby demonstrates the first integrated circuit.
·         1959 – The Premiere of Bonanza, the first regularly scheduled TV program presented in color.
·         1992 – NASA launches Space Shuttle Endeavour on STS-47, the 50th shuttle mission. … (2 comments)

michelle carr crowe: Michelle Carr Crowe’s Three Fun Facts You May Not Know From Sept. 12 - 09/12/14 10:34 PM
Michelle Carr Crowe’s Three Fun Facts You May Not Know From Sept. 12
By Cupertino real estate agent Michelle Carr Crowe
When enjoying a break from selling houses in San Jose, Cupertino and Santa Clara, Calif., I love learning new facts. Here are three fun facts from this date in history, September 12, courtesy of Wikipedia.    
1919 – Adolf Hitler Adolf Hitler joins the German Workers' Party (later the Nazi Party).   
1933 – While waiting for a red light on Southampton Row in Bloomsbury, physicist and inventor Leó Szilárd  conceives the idea of the nuclear chain reaction.
1940 – Cave paintings are discovered inLascaux, France. These examples of Upper Paleolithic art are primarily of large animals and are estimated to … (2 comments)

michelle carr crowe: Michelle Carr Crowe’s Three Tragedies From History on September 11 - 09/11/14 02:53 PM
Michelle Carr Crowe’s Three Tragedies From History on September 11
While September 11, 2001 remains a dark anniversary in the memory of all Americans, there are other sad tragedies on this date in history, too. Here are three tragic milestones from this date in history, September 11, courtesy of Wikipedia.
·                    1857 – The Mountain Meadows massacre: Mormon settlers and Paiutes massacre 120 pioneers at Mountain Meadows, Utah.
·                    1992 – Hurricane Iniki, one of the most damaging hurricanes in United States history, devastates the Hawaiian islands of Kauai and Oahu.
·                    2001 – Two hijacked aircraft crash into the World Trade Center in New York City, while a third smashes into The Pentagon in Arlington County, Virginia, and a … (2 comments)

michelle carr crowe: Michelle Carr Crowe’s Five Facts You May Not Know From Sept. 10 - 09/10/14 09:21 PM
Michelle Carr Crowe’s Five Facts You May Not Know From Sept. 10
By Cupertino real estate agent Michelle Carr Crowe  
When I take a break from selling houses in San Jose, Cupertino and Santa Clara, Calif., I love learning new facts. Here are five fascinating facts from this date in history, September 10, courtesy of Wikipedia.
·         1608 – John Smith is elected council president of Jamestown, Virginia.
·         1846 – Elias Howe is granted a patent for the sewing machine.
·         1897 – Lattimer massacre: Sheriff James F. Martin’s posse kill 20 unarmed miners in Pennsylvania. Later Sheriff Martin and 73 deputies were arrested and put on trial. As recounted by … (7 comments)

michelle carr crowe: Sunset Open House 6-8p Wd.,Spt. 10 at 5603 Kimberly, San Jose Lynbrook - 09/10/14 12:56 PM
Sunset Open House 6-8p Wd.,Spt. 10 at 5603 Kimberly, San Jose Lynbrook
by Cupertino REALTOR Michelle Carr Crowe
You, your family, friends, neighbors and colleagues are invited to a special Sunset Open House from 6 pm to 8 pm on Wed.,Sept. 10 at 5603 Kimberly St., in West San Jose with award-winning Cupertino Schools, including Lynbrook High School.

In addition to sampling free treats and the enjoying the pleasures of an elegant, newly-built* home designed for modern living and entertaining, all guests 18 and over may enter the "Guess the Sale Price of the Home" contest. Once 5603 Kimberly St. is sold, the ten … (3 comments)

michelle carr crowe: Three Fun Facts About Redheads and Gingers for Redhead Days 2014 - 09/06/14 12:25 PM
Three Fun Facts About Redheads and Gingers for Redhead Days 2014
by Michelle Carr Crowe  
You may know people who are natural or deliberately chosen redheads.
Here are five fun facts about redheads and gingers just in time for Redhead Days, September 5-7, 2014.
1) Redheads or gingers are genetic mutants. The gene that causes red hair, which is recessive, comes from the MC1R, which is actually a genetic mutation. The super-power to accompany this genetic mutation is still unknown at this time.
2) The majority of redheads or gingers (by percentage) are located in Scotland, not Ireland-but the largest … (3 comments)

michelle carr crowe: You Are My Hiding Place, Whenever I Am Afraid I Will Trust in You Lord - 09/05/14 03:05 PM
You Are My Hiding Place, Whenever I Am Afraid I Will Trust in You Lord
by Cupertino REALTOR Michelle Carr Crowe
This verse "Whenever I am afraid, I will trust in you," from Psalm 56:3 always calls to mind the beautiful song from "The Hiding Place" movie about Nazi prison camp survivor and Christian prayer warrior Corrie Ten Boom.

"You are my hiding place,
You always fill my heart
With songs of deliverance,
Whenever I am afraid I will trust in you,
I will trust in you,
Let the weak say I am strong in the strength … (6 comments)

michelle carr crowe: San Jose, CA Lynbrook High Homes Update September 5, 2014 - 09/04/14 10:24 PM

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michelle carr crowe: Saratoga Creek Trail in La Rinconada Neighborhood, Los Gatos, Calif. - 09/04/14 10:04 PM
 
Saratoga Creek Trail in La Rinconada Neighborhood, Los Gatos, Calif.  
by Saratoga real estate agent Michelle Carr Crowe
Do you know about the "secret" hidden Saratoga Creek Trail located in the La Rinconada area of Los Gatos, Calif.? Truly a "hidden gem", the trail opening is located between two houses. (Click the photo below to see video).
When a person drives to the very end of Bicknell Road in Los Gatos, Calif., there are parking spaces to the left before reaching the dead end of the cul-de-sac. This is open "public" parking for the initiated few who know about this trail.

The very first … (2 comments)

michelle carr crowe: Michelle Carr Crowe’s Five Fascinating Facts From August 31 - 08/30/14 10:51 PM
Michelle Carr Crowe’s Five Fascinating Facts From August 31
By Cupertino real estate agent Michelle Carr Crowe
Are you a person who enjoys learning new things? Here are five interesting facts from this date in history, August 31, courtesy of Wikipedia.
·         1897 – Thomas Edison patents the Kinetoscope, the first movie projector.  
·         1920 – The first radio news program is broadcast by 8MK in Detroit, Michigan.
·         1935 – In an attempt to stay out of the growing turmoil in Europe, the United States passes the first of its Neutrality Acts.
·         1997 – Diana, Princess of Wales, her companion Dodi Fayed and driver Henri Paul die in a car crash in Paris while attempting to elude … (3 comments)

 
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