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AARP Elmhurst/Rego Park Chapter 2889 by Page3
Aug 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 447 447 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 | 503 503 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 | 429 429 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 | 501 501 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 | 445 445 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 | 478 478 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 | 473 473 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 | 499 499 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...
Ridgewood Bank Awards Teen Contest Winners by Page3
Aug 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 353 353 recommendations | email to a friend
RIDGEWOOD, N.Y.,  August 2, 2013  – Ridgewood Savings Bank recently presented awards to the local winners of its “Lights, Camera, Save!” video contest for teens aged 13-18.  The video contest was designed to inspire teenagers to learn about the value of saving and motivate their peers to become l...
Jul 31, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 728 728 recommendations | email to a friend
20/20 Eye Care on Saturday, August 10th 11am-5pm    82-20A Eliot Avenue, Middle Village, NY.  Free raffles, Face Painting (12-3), Refreshments, $39 Routine Eye Exam, $75 Contact Lens Exam and much more! Get 50% off our entire collection of eye glasses & sunglasses (offers include single vision an...