Marine veteran John Canley is set to receive the nation’s highest military honor. Canley led Marines through the streets fighting in the Vietnamese city of Hue more than 50 years ago. The Battle of Hue took place during the Tet Offensive, Jan. 31-Feb. 6, 1968. Canley, now 80 and a retired sergeant major, carried several wounded Marines while under heavy enemy fire and assumed command to maintain the unit’s organization and morale in what’s known as the most chaotic battle of
After talking with a lender, obtaining a home loan may seem like an easy process. But, no matter how they spin it, there are 5 hoops that you MUST jump through… 1. Get Pre-Approved: You can either get approved prior to searching for a home or after you find one, but in a highly competitive housing market, it’s akin to self-sabotage to not get pre-approved before making an offer; DO NOT confuse this with pre-qualification. Pre-Approval is where your lender gathers all your t
Firearms stored in a vehicle – It is now a violation of CA law to leave a firearm in a vehicle (when you are not inside of the vehicle), unless it is stored in a secure locking container, out of sight (a secure locking container does NOT include a center console or glove box, whether it locks or not). A trunk is still considered a secure locking container. There have been some people that have had their CCW permits revoked, due to not following this law (as they were not awar
Put a stop to the spreading mess by getting organized! Although a complete home organization may seem like an intimidating project, focusing on one room at a time will help you turn the task into a clutter molehill, not a clutter mountain. Living Room
•Add in decorative baskets to store extra pillows and blankets.
•Multifunctional furniture is key! Look for a coffee table or side tables with additional drawers and shelves or an ottoman that doubles as storage.
A home is a huge investment for many people, so why not make it worth even more? We count down to the No. 1 way to get the most bang for your buck. #10: Refurbish the Basement
Many basements are plain, empty and unused spaces that rarely see any visitors. Why let all that space go to waste? Create an entertainment area that will "wow" your guests! Adding a fabulous bar area, seating and beautiful finishes will add character and value to your home.
#9: Put In a Deck