Sidewalks Sales in Skaneateles

SKANEATELES — Tricia Diviney, her daughter Molly and their friend Debbie Verbesey, all of Long Island, were all taken by the charm of Skaneateles at the Curbstone Festival and Sidewalk Sales Saturday morning. The trio, who were out for the sidewalk sale and the MacKenzie-Childs Barn Sale in Aurora the same weekend, had just started Read More …

Estate Sale Furniture Buying Guide

Estate sales are great places to buy big ticket items, like furniture. Not only can you find great deals, you’re bound to run into some unique designer pieces- like midcentury modern or well known furniture brands noted for quality, like Drexel or Heritage. But don’t go into it blindly! Estate Sale Furniture Buying Guide   Share Tweet Pin Read More …

Best Online Auction Tips

More estate sale companies and auctioneers are meeting customers where they already are: online. Online auctions are smart ways to move more product and can be easier and more convenient than setting up an in-person estate sale or live auction. Best Online Auction Selling Tips   Share Tweet Pin +1 Stumble ShareShares 0

R2-D2 droid used in Star Wars films sells for $2.76m

LOS ANGELES –  An R2-D2 droid that was used in several “Star Wars” films has sold at auction for nearly $3 million. The auction house Profiles in History said the 43-inch tall unit that was compiled from parts used throughout filming of the original trilogy sold for $2.76 million at an auction Wednesday. There was Read More …

1927 World Series ring up for auction

Two pieces of famous Babe Ruth memorabilia are likely to fetch more than a million dollars at auction this week — and now their famous owner has been revealed. It’s actor and noted baseball fan Charlie Sheen, who is selling two Ruth artifacts: His 1927 World Series ring and an original copy of the sales Read More …

Treasure Hunting – Cherry Fest 2017

Cherry Fest 2017 – By Mike Knox What  a great event at Varick Winery this weekend!  Nothing starts out a treasure hunt better then the view,  looking out on to Cayuga Lake.  It was a beautiful ride down Rt. 89. Varick Winery is part of the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail on the west side of  the Lake.   They Read More …

Treasure Hunting – The Next Adventure

This weeks adventure is taking us “undercover” to the 13th Annual Cherry Festival at Varick Winery in Romulus NY.  This looks to be a nice drive along Cayuga Lake.  Pete can’t go this time, he is bummed for sure! Who could ask for more? The festival has all sorts of entertainment, food and of course treasures Read More …

Force is strong in this Star Wars auction

BOSTON (AP) — Die-hard Star Wars fans will need to rely on more than the force if they want to bid on an R2-D2 droid that appeared in several of the franchise’s movies. A couple million dollars might also help. Luke Skywalker’s lightsaber, Darth Vader’s helmet and shoulder armor, as well as imperial and rebel Read More …