Northumberland chimney sweeps trade life in Cragside for fireside

Duncan Norman and Leigh Philp, formerly Chief and Deputy Chief of National Trust Property Rangers now run “The Northumberland Sweep” and have cleaned more than 500 chimneys since February. The pair are familiar faces in the Coquet Valley, having been in National Trust ownership for a combined 22 years when the coronavirus caused a restructuring […]

NEIGHBORS: Looking for something fun to see this weekend? Head over to Decatur for “Mary Poppins” – The Madison Record

DECATUR – Enter a magical world where chimney sweeps dance on the rooftops, toys come to life and a famous nanny flies through the air. ‘Mary Poppins’ is all about the magic and the ability to accomplish anything if you think about it, “said director Lauren Cantrell Salerno.” I feel like after the year has […]

Local real estate lawyer buys Interstate Business Park for $ 7.7 million

Located on 6 acres near the Diamond, the Interstate Business Park sold for $ 7.7 million. (Photo by Mike Platania) Tucked between highways 95, 64 and 195, the aptly named Interstate Business Park has a new owner behind the wheel. The two-building complex located at 3601 Saunders Ave. sold at the end of last month […]

“There are birds everywhere” Nearly a thousand birds invade the house in Torrance

TORRANCE, Calif. – A woman from Torrance has returned home to find nearly a thousand birds inside her home. “There are birds everywhere,” took on a whole new meaning for Kerri. A video shot by neighbors and his family shows the little black birds circling the outside of the fireplace and sweeping in groups. Once […]