Great sites to use

Sites gathered for your convenience.  Have a site that is fun, interesting, or useful?  Please send it my way!  suzinoyes@williamewood.com

(Listed and updated at http://suzinoyes.web.officelive.com/FunUsefulLinks.aspx)

GreatSchools.net

http://www.greatschools.net

Not only can you read what other parents are saying about the schools, there are tons of great articles WORTH reading. 

GasBuddy.com

http://www.gasbuddy.com

Locate cheap gas with real time information from consumers.

   

Introin.com

http://www.introin.com

   

Provides information about the availability of rentals as well as an evaluation of the buildings and their landlords.

   

Walkscore.com

http://www.walkscore.com

   

Provides a "walkability" score from 1-100 based upon the convience of various businesses to the residents, income mix, parks and public space, nearby schools, bike paths, accessibility for the disabled and convenience of the mass transit.

Google Alerts

http://www.google.com/alerts

   

Google Alerts are email updates of the latest relevant Google results (web, news, etc.) based on your choice of query or topic. Some handy uses of Google Alerts include: monitoring a developing news story, keeping current on a competitor or industry, getting the latest on a celebrity or event, keeping tabs on your favorite sports teams

   

Picasa

http://picasa.google.com/

   

Picasa is free photo editing software from Google that makes your pictures look great.
Sharing your best photos with friends and family is as easy as pressing a button!

   

Craigslist

   

http://www.craigslist.com

Online Yard Sale, home search, etc!

   

National Home Search

http://www.relohomesearch.com/

   

Search Everywhere!

   

Local Public Schools:

Virginia Beach: http://www.vbschools.com/

Chesapeake: http://www.cpschools.com/index.php

Norfolk: http://www.nps.k12.va.us/

Portsmouth: http://pps.k12.va.us/

Suffolk: http://www.spsk12.net/