Archive for November, 2010

when you drop out of class

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

it was your only lesson 

 

If you haven’t made it to Cherry Bomb yet or you need an excuse to meet up with great people for a great cause – tonight is another Band Together After Work Social from 7-10 – RSVP here! 

 

In Downtown News: 

Dix may admit their last patient on Friday

Dickey’s is celebrating their grand opening tomorrow with cheap BBQ (thanks Charissa)

 

In Raleigh/Triangle News: 

Want to know when your city leaf collection will be?

Street racing on Franklin Street ends in a wreck

The RailHawks are holding open tryouts

 

In Other News: 

Is Google buying Groupon?

iPad prices drop prices

’12 days of Christmas’ gifts are nearing the $100k mark (thanks J.Ross)

Madonna opened a gym in Mexico City

 

Events: 

Band Together November After Work Social is today at Cherry Bomb

Carolina Christmas Show starts at the Convention Center on Thursday

Triangle Breakfast Club is hosting a clothing drive at RBC on Thursday

It’s December First Friday!

Light Up Your Holidays at Progress Energy Center on Friday

African-American Art Expo at the Convention Center this weekend

A Taste of Retail is all over Downtown on Saturday

Glenwood Brooklyn Tour of Historic Homes is Saturday Night

Winterfest Opening Celebration is Saturday Night

 

Fun Stuff: 

An app for tracking destination of toilet-flushed waste (thanks Chris)

Defrosty the Snowman ice cubes

15 sandwiches from around the world

Do you want to buy a tiny castle?

42 of the best office desk designs

 

Today’s Sign of the Impending Apocalypse: 

This woman in Spain owns the sun because she said so 

___________________________

Tim Steele Lehan, Broker 

Glenwood Agency, LLC

tim@glenwoodagency.com

stole me a dog-eared map

Monday, November 29th, 2010

and called for you everywhere 

 

Today is Cyber Monday! 

 

In Downtown News: 

Winterfest kick-off is on Saturday!

Mapping the electric charging station roll-out

WRAL is lighting their tower Wednesday

 

In Raleigh/Triangle News: 

Raleigh’s biggest needs according to Dana

and what we should be thankful for

We might ban smoking in parks

Four Loko is getting Raleigh folks a little crazy

 

In Other News: 

Medicare is paying double for wheelchairs (thanks J.Ross)

Leslie Nielsen dies

Can you take video of TSA checkpoints?

Ex-NFL stars after concussions

Synchronized swimming is the next great Vegas show

Winemaker creates a deep sea wine cellar

 

Events: 

Jingle Ball Charity Night for the nOg Run Club Tonight

Mannheim Steamroller at Memorial Auditorium Tonight

Band Together November After Work Social is tomorrow at Cherry Bomb

Carolina Christmas Show starts at the Convention Center on Thursday

Triangle Breakfast Club is hosting a clothing drive at RBC on Thursday

It’s December First Friday!

Light Up Your Holidays at Progress Energy Center on Friday

African-American Art Expo at the Convention Center this weekend

A Taste of Retail is all over Downtown on Saturday

Glenwood Brooklyn Tour of Historic Homes is Saturday Night

Winterfest Opening Celebration is Saturday Night

 

Fun Stuff: 

Why aren’t they helping this dog? (thanks J.Ross)

Lightning strikes as recorded in the last 6 months

Super dramatic cat

Old records as a roof

A non-billboard

 

Today’s Sign of the Impending Apocalypse: 

Denver is banning lower alcohol content beers? (thanks J.Ross)

 

___________________________ 

Tim Steele Lehan, Broker 

Glenwood Agency, LLC

tim@glenwoodagency.com

when the cook came around

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

we couldn’t be found  

 

Hope everyone has a great Thanksgiving Holiday!!!  

 

In Downtown News: 

Battistella’s Cajun Kitchen will be coming to City Market

A look at the electric charging stations

Downtown Greenways – now and in the future

Pre-owned guitar store coming to Salisbury Street 

 

In Raleigh/Triangle News: 

Raleigh just passed Cleveland in population – welcome to 43rd

Need a cigar bar in Raleigh?

Krispy Kreme is thinking about delivery 

 

In Other News: 

People are wearing kilts for today’s scanner protests (thanks Antoine)

That Apple-1 computer sold for over 200k

J Crew is selling itself

Don’t opt out of Google Street View in Germany 

 

Events: 

Pinocchio at the Carolina Ballet starting Wednesday

Thanksgiving Day feast at Tir na nOg on Thursday

Acoustic Syndicate at Lincoln on Friday

Holiday Pops at Meymandi on Friday

 

Triangle Breakfast Club is hosting a clothing drive at RBC on December 2nd 

 

Fun Stuff: 

Butterball Turkey Hotline Highlights

Completely see-through fish

Can we get one of these ice touchscreens for Winterfest?

The first vending machine was made 2000 years ago

10 things middle-aged rockers aren’t allowed to wear

How to use a handkerchief (1945)

  

Today’s Sign of the Impending Apocalypse: 

Cookie Monster wants to host SNL 

 

___________________________ 

Tim Steele Lehan, Broker 

Glenwood Agency, LLC

tim@glenwoodagency.com

and maybe i’m talking too fast

Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010

and maybe i’m talking too much 

  

Already thinking about 518 for lunch …  

 

In Downtown News: 

First electric car chargers are unveiled this morning at 10 (thanks Elizabeth) 

 

In Raleigh/Triangle News: 

A story of RDU passenger’s refusual of a body scan

Chapel Hill gets go ahead on some new condos

Wilson doesn’t want a poultry plant 

 

In Other News: 

Royal wedding date is set

911 for the texting generation

What happens when a nuclear plant shuts down?

Fish shrink when it gets cold 

 

Events: 

Falling Whistles campaign at Dapper tomorrow

Pinocchio at the Carolina Ballet starting Wednesday

Thanksgiving Day feast at Tir na nOg on Thursday

Acoustic Syndicate at Lincoln on Friday

Holiday Pops at Meymandi on Friday 

 

Fun Stuff: 

Social Media Sobriety Test

Most colorful cities in the world

More crazy things on Google Street View (thanks Ashton)

Top 48 ads that would never be allowed today (thanks Ashton)

Cat bath  

 

Today’s Sign of the Impending Apocalypse: 

California wants you to adopt a rat (thanks Ashton)

 

___________________________ 

Tim Steele Lehan, Broker 

Glenwood Agency, LLC

tim@glenwoodagency.com

fall head first

Monday, November 22nd, 2010

like paper planes and playground games 

  

It’s a short week – I’m thankful!  

 

In Downtown News: 

Frozen Yogurt and Mediterranean Express coming to Glenwood South

Poole’s Thanksgiving recipe featured in GQ

Historic districts rules up for review

Meet John Tang of SushiO 

 

In Raleigh/Triangle News: 

Are we ready for a transit tax vote in 2011?

A temporary USO opens at RDU

Raleigh-Durham is the ‘axis of cool’ in NC

Get rid of your license plate frames or covers by next week (thanks Antoine)

We use full body scanners at the airport 

 

In Other News: 

If you’re flying on Wednesday, you may want to watch this protest

State beat Carolina

Plans are in the works for an iPad newspaper

You can spend the night in this Berlin museum 

 

Events: 

Falling Whistles campaign at Dapper tomorrow

Pinocchio at the Carolina Ballet starting Wednesday

Thanksgiving Day feast at Tir na nOg on Thursday

Acoustic Syndicate at Lincoln on Friday

Holiday Pops at Meymandi on Friday 

 

Fun Stuff: 

25 years of Windows

Handpicked unusual properties (thanks Ashton)

Awkwardschoolpictures.com

You fix the budget

A snuggie that has your back (thanks Ashton) 

 

Today’s Sign of the Impending Apocalypse: 

3 story home in a parking space 

 

___________________________ 

Tim Steele Lehan, Broker

Glenwood Agency, LLC

tim@glenwoodagency.com

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