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New, Free Services Available for Queens Residents with Early Stage Alzheimer's by Page3
Sep 04, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 615 615 recommendations | email to a friend
New Yorkers diagnosed with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), early Alzheimer's or other types of early dementia now have a place to call their own.  Queens residents are welcome!  The New York City chapter of the Alzheimer's Association, located in Midtown Manhattan, has just opened a serene and c...
Tips to Improve Your Resume by Armaill
Aug 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 629 629 recommendations | email to a friend
There are several ways that you can improve your resume to help you land your dream job. The first thing you need to look at is how you list your education and any skills you have on your resume. You will want to try to think how it can be used at the employers you are sending out your resume to ...
AARP Elmhurst/Rego Park Chapter 2889 by Page3
Aug 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 631 631 recommendations | email to a friend
AARP Chapter 2889 is looking for new members.  We meet every first and third Wednesday of the month at the American Legion, 66-28 Grand Avenue, Maspeth.  Doors open at 11am.  Meeting Agenda Includes: Interesting and Informative Speakers, Entertainment and Trips.  Come join us and bring a friend. ...
Candlelight Vigil - 12th Anniversary by Page3
Aug 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 691 691 recommendations | email to a friend
Wednesday, September 11th @ 7:30 pm at The 9-11 Memorial Garden in Juniper Valley Park (near 78th Street).  Never Forget Those Lost on 9/11/01.  Celebrate our Country's Strength and Honor our Soldiers.  Please join us for music, poems & reflection for all our heroes.  Bring candles or flashlight,...
Middle Village Garage Sale by Page3
Aug 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 614 614 recommendations | email to a friend
Sept. 7th - 9am - 2pm (Rain date 9/8)  Epic multi-family sale in drive between 82nd Street & 82nd Place at Furmanville Road, Middle Village.  Jewelry, clothes & accessories, glass, books, bar stools, grandfather clock, pewter, crib, tools.
Obama NLRB Appointments Overturned by 3rd Appeals Court by cjleclaire
Aug 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 733 733 recommendations | email to a friend
On July 17 th the U.S. Court of Appeals in Richmond , VA became the third court to rule  that President Obama’s recess appointments of National Labor Review Board members last year was unlawful. In the majority opinion, Circuit Judge Clyde Hamilton wrote: “We conclude that the president’s three J...
Brooklyn, NY & Long Island Divorce & Child Custody Attorney by cjleclaire
Aug 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 631 631 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hollywood version of divorce is, naturally, very dramatic. Blockbuster films like Kramer vs. Kramer, Mrs. Doubtfire and Changing Lanes present custody battles one might describe as knock-down, drag out fights. Many Hollywood stars bring the drama into their real lives, too: Alec Baldwin and K...
It’s Not Easy Being a Trustee by cjleclaire
Aug 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 668 668 recommendations | email to a friend
Some estate plans may require extra attention and protection for special needs family members. An important option to consider is the creation of a Special Needs Trust (SNT). A SNT is a unique trust that gives special needs family members the ability to have funds (placed in trust for their benef...
Documenting Your Finances is the Best Medicine to Avoid Problems With Medicaid by cjleclaire
Aug 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 657 657 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s easy (and very important) to keep detailed records of expenses for your family member who are approaching the sunset years of their lives. Whether it be assisting with grocery shopping, or providing a home for your aging loved ones, documentation of costs and reimbursements must be maintaine...
How the Supreme Court’s Decision on DOMA Affects Employers by cjleclaire
Aug 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 727 727 recommendations | email to a friend
On June 26th the Supreme Court ruled   that DOMA's exclusion of state-sanctioned, same-sex marriages from the federal definition of marriage is unconstitutional in United States v. Windsor.  This decision has now changed the rules on how employers administer health and benefits in states that rec...