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Old 11-11-2008, 06:31 AM
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VA or NC???


Anyone from VA?????

C'mon! I know your there!!!!!!
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Old 11-11-2008, 06:59 AM
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hello sunny! I lived in VA Beach as a kid.. and later moved to NC.. I just moved to GA last year. Welcome aboard! It's a great bunch here.
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Old 11-11-2008, 07:08 AM
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"It's a great bunch here."

Yeah I figured that out real quick!!!!!
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Old 11-11-2008, 10:01 AM
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NC representing here .... WAY down in the bottom right-hand corner.
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Old 11-11-2008, 04:08 PM
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ZUZU, do you get snow there or does it just rain all winter like it does here?
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Old 11-12-2008, 07:45 AM
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from NC too!!!
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Old 11-12-2008, 09:43 AM
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Well over here we haven't had the slightest inclination of frost yet. Today it's actually shorts and tee shirt weather. The ground is a mud pit from all the rain but the temps are wonderful. I still have roses and petunia's blooming. And some daisy's and zinnia's.
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Old 11-12-2008, 11:15 AM
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Welcome to a Great group. Im from Blackstone,Va about 50 miles west of Richmond. Org.from Jersey . Went to Va beach this summer to see Brad Paisley. Va beach is alot diff from the Jersey shore But,its nice.
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Old 11-12-2008, 11:18 AM
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Originally Posted by Sunny757 View Post:
ZUZU, do you get snow there or does it just rain all winter like it does here?
Happy to say that accumulating snow is a pretty rare event here.
Most years there are a few flakes, but that is about all ...

Oh gosh, I hope I'm not jinxing myself,
because I do remember the year that we had a tremendous Christmas snowtorm, ( for this little corner of the planet)
with nearly 2 feet of accumulation - completely brought the whole area to a dead stop!
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Old 11-12-2008, 11:27 AM
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I know what you mean. I grew up in a small mountain town in Va and we would get blizzards there. The school buses had to go out into the boondocks area, on dirt roads, to pick up all the kids. With ice and snow all over the ground. They almost NEVER canceled school.

But here if the word snow is on the news the night before everything closes. The only thing open is grocery stores, gas stations, and convenience stores.
That cracks me up!!
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Old 11-16-2008, 06:52 PM
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Hey there Shannon. I went to Va Beach this summer too, but to see Kenny Chesney (my other husband!!!). My best friend lives in Quinton, Va. But I am a Carolina Girl.
Originally Posted by NJCWGRL View Post:
Welcome to a Great group. Im from Blackstone,Va about 50 miles west of Richmond. Org.from Jersey . Went to Va beach this summer to see Brad Paisley. Va beach is alot diff from the Jersey shore But,its nice.
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Old 11-21-2008, 06:13 PM
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Hi NJNCgrl,
I so miss the Jersey Shore! We went to Long Beach Island, Surf City. Oh,the white sand...
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Old 11-21-2008, 06:36 PM
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ah yes , Harvey Cedars was where I spent weekends in a drydocked house boat next to a small graveyard for WWII ocean mines. Great playground surrounded by canals. The house was the one surrounded by trees that would get covered in monarchs every year. I don't know why they liked those willow trees.
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Old 11-21-2008, 06:58 PM
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Harvey Cedars... so familiar. Going to look it up. Sounds really cool!
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Old 11-21-2008, 07:15 PM
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It was just north of Surf City aways.
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