News: Beacon Hill building energizes Seattle Lees
Four beauties wearing their crowns and native costumes — all sharing the same surname and ancestors dating back 2,000 years in China — joined hundreds of Lees on March 30 to cheer their extended family’s achievements.
Lee is the second most common surname in China, behind only Wang, according to Wikipedia. It is also one of the most common surnames in the world, shared by 93 million people in China and more than 100 million worldwide.
Last year, Seattle’s Lee Family Association (SLFA) bought a building for over $ 550,000, including remodeling, at 3217 Beacon Avenue South. To celebrate the Beacon Hill building’s grand opening, the association invited leaders from Lee Family chapters around the country.
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TheHomeMag® Enters Richmond, Virginia Market with Postal Distribution to 120,000 Fine Homes
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Second: The second is the base unit of time in the International System of Units  and is also a unit of time in other systems of measurement ; it is the second division of the hour by sixty, the first division by 60 being the minute. Between AD 1000 and 1960 the second was defined as 1/86,400 of a mean solar day . Between 1960 and 1967, it was defined in terms of the period of the Earth's orbit around the Sun in 1900, but it is now defined more precisely in atomic terms. Seconds may be measured using mechanical, electric or atomic clocks.