New Year’s 2015

Norris & Company Realty, LLC Wish a Happy New Year To all our Friends, Family, Customers and Associates New Year’s 2015   It’s getting close to New Year’s once again, get the champagne ready! Civilizations around the world have been celebrating the start of each new year for at least four millennia. Today, most New Year’s festivities begin on December 31 (New Year’s Eve), the last day of the Gregorian calendar, and continue into the early hours of January 1 (New Year’s Day). Common traditions include attending parties, eating special New Year’s foods, making resolutions for the new year and watching … Continue reading New Year’s 2015

Boxing Day 2004 – Tsunami

  The Tsunami of 2004   This was the most deadly tsunami in world history, it was caused by a 9.0 magnitude earthquake, killing more than 250,000 people in a single day and is the most devastating tsunami ever caught on film, and it traveled 375 miles (600 km) in just 75 min .(This article is brought to you by Michael and Dee Norris Realtors, Norris & Company Realty, LLC). The speed of the 2004 tsunami was too fast to get out of the way, people in its path didn’t stand a chance because, it was traveling 300 miles (480 … Continue reading Boxing Day 2004 – Tsunami

The Gift of Christmas

 Christmas wishes to all of our Family, Friends, Customers and Associates The Gift of Christmas   Christmas will always be that special day that family and friends get together to show their appreciation for one another. (This article was brought to you by Michael and Dee Norris Realtors, Norris & Company Realty, LLC. Winter Haven Real Estate, Providing your trusted Real Estate Services for over 20 years). Americans may have made some changes in the way they celebrate Christmas over the years, but some important traditions–like friends and family–remain the same. According to a Pew Research Center survey conducted among … Continue reading The Gift of Christmas

National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day The Pearl Harbor attack entered the consciousness of contemporary Americans more forcefully than any other single event. Regarded as a dastardly “surprise attack” and an act of “infamy”, during the Second World War every effort was made to keep its memory bright. (This article is brought to you by Michael and Dee Norris Realtors, Norris & Company Realty, LLC National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, which is annually on December 7, commemorates the attack on Pearl Harbor, in Hawaii, during World War II. Many American service men and women lost their lives or were injured on December … Continue reading National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Poppy Day

Norris & Company Realty, LLC Your Trusted Real Estate Service for over 20 years. Observe Remembrance Day on November 11th to  Honor the soldiers who have died in the line of duty.   Remembrance Day also known as Poppy Day and still to some Armistice Day, is a memorial day observed in Commonwealth countries since the end of World War One. It was created to remember and honor the soldiers who have died in the line of duty. Remembrance Day is observed on November 11th to recall the end of hostilities of World War One on that date in 1918. … Continue reading Poppy Day

Homecoming, We Will not forget!!!!

Michael and Dee Norris of Norris & Company Realty, LLC Thank you all who have served, or are serving.  We Will not forget!!!!    11/11   Homecoming Comments by a Commercial Airline Pilot (carrying a military person who did not survive ) My lead flight attendant came to me and said, “We have an H.R. on this flight.” (H.R. stands for human remains.) “Are they military?” I asked ‘Yes’, she said.   ‘Is there an escort?’ I asked.  ‘Yes, I’ve already assigned him a seat’. ‘Would you please tell him to come to the Flight Deck. You can board him early,” I said… A short while … Continue reading Homecoming, We Will not forget!!!!