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This Month in Queens Real Estate: April 2014
Apr 10, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 120 120 recommendations | email to a friend
April 2014 Queens NY Market Update  The pace of home sales remained sluggish in March according to the most recent data released by the Long Island Board of Realtors. A combination of higher prices...
A meetup that gets results, NOT just motivates then deflates
Apr 08, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 136 136 recommendations | email to a friend
Join Networking For Prosperity & Adventure , a different kind of meetup that shows you the HOW to, not just the fluff of getting you excited in order to set you up for failure. Let's face it, in th...
The Tenor, A Novel by Peter Danish, revisits Maria Callas wartime years
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 149 149 recommendations | email to a friend
     THE TENOR A novel by Peter Danish Based partially on a true episode of Maria Callas’ life, The Tenor is the riveting story of a young Italian man with   a spectacular knack for music and a voi...
Networking for Prosperity & Adventure Meetup in NYC April 9 7PM till 10PM
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Networking for Prosperity & Adventure Meetup in NYC April 9 7PM till 10PM
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Shirley who is a part time employed, motivated leader who is working on a few business ventures in order to be a full time entrepreneur. In spite of many obstacles she is currently working on many ...
What is a retaliation claim and why are they so popular?
Mar 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 214 214 recommendations | email to a friend
According to the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), in 2012, 38 percent of all EEOC claims were for retaliation. The reason retaliation claims have become so popular in recent yea...
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny!
Mar 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 234 234 recommendations | email to a friend
St. Stan's Mothers' Club is proud to announce our first BREAKFAST WITH THE EASTER BUNNY! Sunday, April 6th  9AM-12PM $10.00 Per Child 61-17 Grand Avenue, Maspeth
National Labor Relations Board finds employee’s Facebook posts not protected
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 272 272 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans In recent years, thousands of companies have felt the impact of a slumped economy, increased costs and regulations.  These conditions have forced employers to cut costs, red...
Coaches Wanted!
Mar 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 278 278 recommendations | email to a friend
Coaches Wanted for Forest & Highland Parks 2014 Sport Clinics. Must be able to work with children age 7-14 and have skills in one or more of the following sports: SKATEBOARDING, BASKETBALL AND SOCC...
Sign Up and Walk for Kids Growth!
Mar 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 286 286 recommendations | email to a friend
Join the community on April 6, 2014. Walk for Kids Growth at Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, in Queens (at Fountain of the Planets). This community event will feature a scenic 3-mile fun walk, refres...

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Firehouses saved amid budget cuts
20 engine companies are able to remain opens
Jan 11, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Who will be the next Queens county clerk?
Assemblywoman Audrey Pheffer considering the position
Jan 11, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former Assemblyman Anthony Seminerio dies in prison
Former Assemblyman Anthony Seminerio died January 6 in the North Carolina prison where he was serving a six-year sentence for fraud. He was 75. News of his death was confirmed by the Federal Medica...
Jan 06, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Roads now clear of snow, but frustration still lingers
One week after a blizzard slammed the streets of New York, roads in Ozone Park, Woodhaven and Richmond Hill are clean besides the mounds of snow piled up around bus stops and against sidewalks. Sid...
Jan 04, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Aqueduct vendors still await new space
The Aqueduct race track parking lot at 110th Street and Rockaway Boulevard that once served as a meeting place for local vendor and customer looked desolate last Friday, December 31. The stands hav...
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Addabbo to seniors: Beware of 'police charity' phone scams
Several seniors have placed calls in December to State Senator Joseph Addabbo’s office asking him whether the NYPD charities usually call the homes of residents asking for solicitations. The answer...
Jan 04, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rotary delivers toys to QCP
As everyone did their share to spread holiday joy, the Jamaica Rotary Club, along with local cops from the 113th Precinct, Patrol Borough Queens South and the community affairs units from the 107th...
Dec 30, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Snowed in!
Major snowstorm disrupts travel, mass transit
Dec 27, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Genting’s $380 million dollar bet on Queens
Avneet Bindra packs up for the day. As dark sets in at 5:30 p.m. on a windswept evening in early winter and vandalized trucks pull out of the Aqueduct racetrack parking lot, the 22-year-old upstart...
Dec 21, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Street named for historic church
By Lisa A. Fraser lfraser@queensledger.com The Church of the Holy Child Jesus made it to its hundredth year in November. To mark its centennial, officials and Community Board 9 Chair Ivan Mrakovcic...
Dec 21, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Red-car sniper sentenced to life
Justice was served last Thursday for the families of victims who were targeted in a shooting spree conducted by a Woodhaven man in 2006. Matthew Coletta, who resided at 98th Street and 85th Avenue,...
Dec 21, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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The MetroCard Bus Returns!
Addabbo rolls out bus to help seniors and disabled obtain MetroCards
Dec 21, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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106th Cops Honored
Auto thefts have increased significantly across the borough, but a recent arrest of three alleged auto thieves in the 106th Precinct by police officers Andrew J. Spina and Jennifer Martinez has put...
Dec 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holidays in Woodhaven
Woodhaven Developments
Dec 14, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Assemblyman spreads some holiday cheer
Assemblyman Michael Miller celebrated the season of good cheer last Saturday with a special holiday party for the Forest Park Aktion Club, an organization that serves adults with developmental disa...
Dec 14, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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A masked pro Russia protestor waves the Russian flag in Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Tuesday, April 22, 2014. U.S. Vice President Joe Biden warned Russia on Tuesday that "it's time to stop talking and start acting" to reduce tension in Ukraine, offering a show of support for the besieged nation as an international agreement aimed at stemming its ongoing crisis appeared in doubt. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Police have cleared the city hall in a southeastern Ukrainian city of the pro-Russia protesters who had been occupying it for over a week, Interior Minister Arsen Avakov said Thursday as government forces appeared to be resuming operations in the east. Local police officials and protesters, however, presented quite another picture of what happened in the city of Mariupol.


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FILE - The Aug. 12, 2005 file photo shows the logo of Swiss company Novartis in Basel, Switzerland. Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis AG announced a series of multibillion-dollar deals Tuesday, April 22, 2014 with other major pharmaceutical companies that it said would reduce sales but boost profitability, while affecting some 15,000 of its employees globally. (AP Photo/Keystone, Steffen Schmidt)GENEVA (AP) — Strong new drug sales helped Swiss pharmaceutical firm Novartis AG report a 24 percent rise in first-quarter profit.


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A mother whose teenage child was onboard the capsized Sewol ferry and is missing, cries as she reads messages dedicated to the missing and dead passengers on the ship at a port in JindoBy James Pearson and Meeyoung Cho SEOUL (Reuters) - A boy and girl trapped in a sinking South Korean ferry with hundreds of other high school students tied their life jacket cords together, a diver who recovered their bodies said, presumably so they wouldn't float apart. Almost 250 teenagers and teachers at the school have died or are presumed dead.


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