Easy access to SFO and OAK airports
It's very convenient to take BART (a light rail system, www.bart.gov) straight to the San Francisco ...Post by:nina
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I just spent some time in Asheville, and thought it was just "ok", but is one of the most over-rated...Post by:cj
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Left Sheridan for Greener Pastures
Just wanted to point out that despite some of the reviews here, Sheridan's cost of living is below t...Post by:Momma
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Great Place to Live
This is an idle community. It has easy access to every place I want to go, within five miles of most...Post by:Lawrence
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Bridgeview - Not What it Used to Be
I lived much of my childhood and adult life in the Bridgeview area. When I was a kid in the early 80...Post by:Shauna
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