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10 The Julian News March 18, 2015 Julian Nestled on hillside with panoramic views, this custom 3br/3ba, 2835 sf home on 5 acres boasts absolute quality through-out! Tumbled Travertine & antique pine flooring, 3 zoned HVACs, cement fire proof siding & 50 year architectural roofing. Custom Kitchen, top of the line SS appliances including 6 burner Jenn-Air Cooktop & hand chiseled granite counters. MLS#150000631 Listed at $689,000, Will and Loni Schuder Re/Max Associates 619-787-8044 by Bill Fink And Ribs Custom home over:looking. Lake Cuyamaca, skillfully combines clean modern lines with rustic treatments of wood, copper, sheet metal and bamboo. Floor to ceiling windows on the South and East sides provide natural light, spectacular views and an impressive passive heat source in the winter. Rare, oversized .58 acre lot, 2+ bedrooms, 2 baths, and an atrium style family room. O~ered at $337,900 Genuine Historic Julian Home This home built in 1899 is charming and unique Perfect for someone who wants to be active in preserving Julian'srich heritage. 3 bedrooms/3 full baths, 2 car garage, studio guest house with full bath. Has been used as a weekend rental for many years Located in the heart of Julian. $425,000 Best Mountain Exquisit- designed custom hot" .,le of the finest panoramic ., all of Julian featured from .... y room. 3,300 sq.ft.,includes gourmet kitchen, 3 romantic fireplaces, private guest wing. 2.5 acres, spacious garage and workshop. Offered below replacement cost. Reduced to $699,000 A RARE FIND! 3.97 Acre View Parcel. This parcel is situated within walking distance of town and is ready to go with electricity, telephone, shed and a well completed Spectacular views overlooking the townsite with Volcan Mountain beyond. Priced right to sell 0t$115,000 CustoP with terrific views on 8.41 acres 2 - 2 car garages Two story. Well on Property, Large brick courtyard. . Short Sole - $450,000 Charming, simple home with clean lines and spectacular views. Located Sixty years ago it was 1955. It's hard to believe that was the middle of the last century. But unlike past generations there are more of us boomers alive and thriving in good health today than any other generation in the entire history of mankind. Little did we realize that when we were kids, sayings like "never trust anyone over thirty" would ring hollow just years later. After quitting smoking over twenty years ago, little did 'T' realize that saying stupid things like "if I live to sixty rm going back to smoking. A little definition Of terms is needed here. A "boomer" or "baby boomer" are those of us that were born to the generation that lived during WWII. We were born in the forties, fifties, and early sixties, We, in our sixties and late fifties are the progeny of the "Greatest Generation". Things were much different then and the receipt of a recent e-mail from my inimitable Aunt Judy brought to mind things that I remember hearing from my parents and grandparents. Like... 'TII tell you one thing, if things keep going the way they are, it's going to be impossible to buy a week s groceries for $10.00." "Have you seen the new cars coming out next year? It won't be long before $1,000.00 will only buy a used one." If cigarettes keep going up in price, rm going to quit; 20 cents a pack is ridiculous." And I love this one, thinking back to my first paying job at fourteen when I was making a little over a buck an hour. "If they raise the minimum wage to $1.00, nobody will be able to hire outside help at the store." When I tell youngsters about when I started driving I paid for gas with the change I had in my pocket because gas at the local Texaco was usually about 27 cents. Then I saw this, which was obviously a statement from an earlier generation than mine and it really hit home. "When I first started driving, who would have thought gas would someday cost 25 cents a gallon. Guess we'd be better off leaving the car in the garage." These days there's hardly anything that's taboo in the movies and TV isn't far behind.~ "e parcel ~ ar'rp~ Nicp ~pntlv on 2 1 acres with uninterruptedThe generation ahead of me Vl W ...... , ~. .,. .......... o ..... T . ".e., ...... ....... views OT me Luyamaca iVlOuntalns ~O ', ' suoppmg parcel gooa Well water .. might have said; I m afraid to , , ' , , ' , the the South, Independent hying off storage tanK, sneo ana pump nouse ~ . "the grid with a well and solar panels, send my kids to the movies any There is a septic tank installed but the Custom home with 1568 SF of living more. Ever since they let Clark condition of the system is unknown at space, high quality insulated panel Gable get by with saying Damn this time. construction. A very good buy at $123,000 $358,000 in Gone with the Wind, it Seems .~:~ p ~ ; every new movie has either Hell I i~ : .... or Damn in it. Oh hell, rve heard . i ................ ~"~'~.!~ worse from my granddaughter. I II The man on the moon was very I much a part of my generation. ~ - In 1969 Nell Armstrong uttered I '"se'amus words, "one small I~11 Quaint Pine Hills Cabin. Two I step for man, and one giant I~11 bedrooms, a wood burning stove, I leap for mankind. Once again I Spectacular views from the building I nice lot with huge trees and a swing. I the generation before said... "1 I site on this 2.2 acre parcel, Electricity l A prefect get-away place for fun in the I read the other day where some I and well on the property. I mountains. I scientist thinks it's possible to [ Seller moffvoted! $109,000 l OEered for $219,000 I put a man on the moon by the end of the century. They even have fellows they call astronauts preparing for it down in Texas." Today, we even have gals doing it. Can you imagine? PLEASE GIVE Us A CALL WE ARE YOUR REAL ESTATE CONSULTANTS ~0~~l before 2014 that the Die Miss SoCiety was a lot different l baseball team won a game at the then. No matter how tough College World Series? things got sometimes, with four 3. Before Matt Prater broke kids Dad went to work and Mom the NFL record for longest field was at home. Then I saw this goal in 2013 (64 yards), which one. "It's too bad things are so four kickers held the mark at 63 tough nowadays. I see where a yards? few married women are having 4. When was the last time to work to make ends meet." Or, Southern Methodist's men's "It won't be long before young basketball team made the NCAA couples are going to have to hire Tournament? someone to watch their kids so 5. How many hockey players were members of all four New York Islander Stanley Cup championships from 1980 to continued on page 14 they can both work." Then I saw a picture of Dwight Eisenhower addressing congress with the caption, "Thank goodness I won't live to see A 1. Pitcher Andy Pettitte finished his New York Yankees career with the third-most victories (219). Who are first and second? 2. When was the last time the day when the Government takes half our income in taxes. I sometimes wonder if we are electing the best people to government." There are these gems from the forties and fifties. "No one can afford to be sick anymore. At $15.00 a day in the hospital, it's too rich for my blood." Are you kidding me! They charge more than that for an aspirin today. "There is no sense going on short trips anymore for a weekend. It costs nearly $2.00 a night to stay in a hotel. Are you kidding me? A coke or a bag of ~oretzels from the vending machine costs more than that. "If they think rll pay 30 cents for a haircut, forget it." Are you kidding me?... Never mind, rll leave you with this one which should be a nice segue into my close. "The fast food restaurant is convenient for a quick meal, but I seriously doubt they will ever catch on." So here's the segue, No. fast food at the Legion. This Friday night at the Legion is the second in SACs Beefeater series of classic beef meals. Oh did I say beef? I meant meat, as in meat eaters. This Friday it's going to be ribs, as in the baby backs the jewel of the porcine rib cage. BBQ'd in a delicious blend of spices and sauce, with red potatoes, seasonal vegetable and salad of course. At fifteen dollars you'd be crazy to miss this one and to ensure you get a seat at the table, buy an advance ticket for $15.00 from one of the Sons, or come to the Legion to get one. Walk-ins the night of the event are welcome of course, but to guarantee a seat at the table an advance ticket is what it takes. Hear Ye! Hear Ye! If you're getting this issue on Tuesday, don't forget that ff's St. Paddy's Day and tonight is the annual corned beef and cabbage dinner at the Legion in celebration of the Irish Saint. This year ff's hosted by the Auxiliary. Wear a touch of green, add a brogue or lilt to your speech and enjoy a great meal for ten dollars. Chef's Selections continued from page 5 from the best hummus in Tel Aviv to the tastiest parathas in New Delhi, and unveils such unexpected culinary treats as' great grits in Hong Kong and a romantic restaurant at the top of the Eiffel Tower. Where Chefs Eat 2015 is edited by Joe Warwick, food writer, restaurant critic, and co- founder of The World's 50 Best Restaurant awards. You can take the book on the go with the Where Chefs Eat mobile app. Learn more at www.phaidon. com. Letters continued from page 2 not symmetrical end. The script demands lively pace and sharp comic timing; without either it drags.., this show soared. The enthusiastic and well rehearsed cast was spot on; the stage crew delivered two distinct settings as the plot took us from indoors to leafy outdoors. Director, Sonja Kodimer, her cast, her crew and slew of volunteers have set the bar high for future performance in this historic space. The seismic retrofit of the Little Theatre building was long overdue, Deb and I were delighted to have been among the first paying audiences' invited back in. I believe that our communities Little Theatre has the potential to host great programs from educational theatre to community theatre to professional theatre, dance, music, film, live guest speakers from around the world via Skype and on and on. The future.is bright and full of promise. I look forward to seeing more from Ms. Kodimer and her talented band of merry players and who knows... Scott Kinney, Director/ Producer Pine Hills Players 1981/2004 A Sweetie is a 3 year old spayed Boxer/Pit Mix who weighs 581bs. She is an affectionate gal who will immediately lean into you for hugs and kisses. Although mellow and gentle, Sweetie also has a playful side where you can see the Boxer in her. She will make a wonderful family companion who wants nothing more than to be adored by her humans. Meet Sweetie by asking for ID#A1631507 Tag#C269. She can be adopted for $69. Wanda is a 6 year old spayed blue and white feline who weighs 101bs. 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