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Harry Potter Film Locations in London

It has been an exciting month for Harry Potter fans. On July 8th, J.K. Rowling released a short story narrated by Rita Skeeter, the gossip-crazed character that readers first meet in The Goblet of Fire. The 1,500 word story is entitled “Dumbledore’s Army Reunites at Quidditch World Cup Final,” which has Rita gossiping over Dumbledore’s […]

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Moving to College

It’s that time of year when all the high school graduates are starting to enjoy their final summer before college. However, before you even realize, it will be time to leave for college, and our Newcomer’s Handbooks are here to assist you! Let’s begin with New York City, home to the prestigious New York University. […]

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Newcomer’s Handbooks Explores its LGBT Communities – Part 2

In celebration of LGBT Month, Newcomer’s Handbooks can help you find out which states support marriage equality and help you move with the assistance of our relocation books, all of which include a section on LGBT life in the city. Last week we looked at LGBT-friendly cities on the west coast. This week, we start […]

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Newcomer’s Handbooks Explores its LGBT Communities

Does your state prohibit you from marrying the one you love?  In celebration of LGBT Month, Newcomer’s Handbooks can help you find out which states support marriage equality and help you move with the assistance of our relocation books, all of which include a section on LGBT life in the city. As of May 21st, […]

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World Cup

The World Cup is a pretty big deal all around the world. With a grand total of 32 teams competing, one from almost every continent with the exception Antarctica, the World Cup is sure to cause uproar worldwide. And though America’s soccer reputation has not always compared to that of other countries, the USA’s World […]

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Portland

We publish Newcomer’s Handbooks for many different cities– one of them being Portland, Oregon, our hometown. We love it here! This is our home for many reasons, and there are tons of lists out there that tell you why Portland is one of the greatest cities in the U.S. Uncage the Soul Productions put together an […]

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Moving to Chicago

Thinking about making the move to Chicago? Have you already made the decision? Our Newcomer’s Handbook for Moving to and Living in Chicago can help make your transition smoother and give you the information needed to settle into your neighborhood quicker. Here is a sample from our Newcomer’s Handbook for Chicago and a quick overview […]

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Super Bowl 2014

It is that time of year, when the football season is coming to a close and the excitement of the Super Bowl looms. This year the game will be held at the famous MetLife Stadium, home to the New York Giants and New York Jets. For those that have never been to New York City […]

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Happy New Year – Resolutions for 2014

As the New Year approaches and the current year ends, it is usually a time of reflection and resolution for the coming year. We look back over the past year and reflect on the accomplishments, failures, tragedies, and small victories that we have encountered and surpassed. We also look forward to the future, with the […]

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Portland – A Newcomer’s Perspective

Being a newcomer to a place is both exciting and frightening. I was born and raised in the Midwest, and didn’t even step foot on an airplane until my first year of college. After graduating, however, I knew that the comfortable stability of the Midwest would never be for me, and so I embarked on […]

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