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The Annual Pay Notice Requirement of the New York Wage Theft Prevention Act Could Be Close to Ending
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans After the Wage Theft Prevention Act went into effect, restaurant owners and other types of business owners became burdened with paperwork as they complied with annual requir...
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Steven Palermo The recent warm weather makes me realize how rapidly summer is approaching. It’s time to dust off those BBQ’s and open the pools. Millions of people enjoy swimming in pools e...
Buyers! The process of Buying a Home...Time wise
Jul 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
REAL ESTATE Finding the right Home for you and your family is important. Affordability besides Location is Key. Being Realistic Is essential. Three bedroom homes are over $600,000 dollars in Middle...
$$ OPPORTUNITY HAS KNOCKED ! $$ Networking For Prosperity & Adventure $$
Jun 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 263 263 recommendations | email to a friend
Bring Pen & Paper for this great opportunity to learn about:  * Job search, Employment Training, Networking Skills & How Every Dollar Counts . **Snacks & Beverages provided.** WHEN : Wednesday June...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JUNE 2014
Jun 19, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 295 295 recommendations | email to a friend
June 2014 Queens NY Market Update The pace of home sales rose in May after a slow start in the beginning of 2014. Inventory increased slightly again in May, meaning buyers should have a bit more ch...
Book Expo America 2014 Part 1: The Italian presence…
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 337 337 recommendations | email to a friend
  Originally Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena for L'Idea Magazine   Book Expo America 2014 has brought a wave of foreign authors, either in the original language or in translation, and among the...
Book Expo America 2014 Part 2: The Authors Speak…
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 336 336 recommendations | email to a friend
Originally Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena  for L'Idea Magazine   Javits Center was the center of attention for all American book lovers for four days at the end of May, with a series of events...
Interview to author Tony Napoli.
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 793 793 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently I published a review on the popular book “My Father, My Don,” A Son’s Journey from Organized Crime to Sobriety, and I am now pleased to offer our readers an interview to the author, Tony N...
How Much Can Allegations of Discrimination Cost You?
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 309 309 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans Discrimination is a serious issue for employers. It can lead to disputes, lawsuits and even forced business sales. Forced business sale, substantial fines and the disgrace o...
Wage and Hours Cases Setting Precedents for Tipped Employees
May 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 487 487 recommendations | email to a friend
  Restaurant owners are subject to numerous regulations they must comply with and as various cases are litigated, rulings establish new precedents that can change how the industry does business. Ma...

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Proposed charter school raises concerns in Woodhaven
News of a proposed charter school that would open in August 2015 at the corner of 91st Street and 85th Road was not received well by some members of the Woodhaven Residents' Block Association (WRBA...
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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New magazine has positive message
Shares inspiring success stories of minority men
Mar 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Afrikan Poetry Theatre looks forward to renovations
For close to 40 years, the Afrikan Poetry Theatre in Jamaica has not only been a fixture in the southeast Queens community, but has become well known throughout the city. Though rich with African A...
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Senator Smith holds Operation Safe Southeast Queens meeting
State Senator Malcolm Smith hosted his monthly Operation Safe Southeast Queens meeting at his district office in Hollis last week, joined Captain John Orelleana of the 103rd Precinct, Officer Carle...
Mar 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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The birth of the Hollis Ave Community Center
Man just wanted a place to play basketball
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Marthone to challenge Meeks again
He's an accountant by trade, but people are a passion for four-decade southeast Queens resident Joe Marthone. That's why Marthone is running for Congress against incumbent Gregory Meeks for the sec...
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Jerk season about to get into full swing
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The true spirit of volunteering
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Resorts World tasting event benefits City Harvest
Resorts World Casino last week hosted the first annual Mid-Winter Taste event to benefit City Harvest, a non- profit organization that helps feed nearly two million people each year. The event feat...
Mar 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodhaven residents call for action on damaged building
Situation threatens volunteer ambulance corps
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Pre-k enrollment at St. Elizabeth Catholic Academy
School plans to expand space and programs
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A successful rally, but will it lead to action?
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Woodhaven says 'tear it down!'
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Make the Road New York hosts pre-K town hall
Group advocates for community support in Albany
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Building must come down
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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Tuesday that an initiative from Egypt is the framework to end fighting between Israel and Hamas in the Gaza Strip. "There is a framework ... to end the violence and that framework is the Egyptian initiative," Kerry said at a joint news conference with Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shukri.
2014-07-22 09:32:35 -0400
CAIRO (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry urged Hamas on Tuesday to seek peace negotiations based on an Egyptian truce proposal that the Islamist militant group has rejected. After meeting the president of Egypt, a country which has mediated in the Arab-Israeli conflict in the past, Kerry said he held constructive talks with top Egyptian officials in a bid to end fighting between Israel and Hamas in the Gaza Strip. He said he would keep working for a ceasefire in coming days. (Reporting by Arshad Mohammed, editing by John Stonestreet)
2014-07-22 09:32:30 -0400

A Verizon logo is seen during the International CTIA WIRELESS Conference & Exposition in New Orleans, Louisiana(Reuters) - Verizon Communications Inc, the largest U.S. wireless telecoms company, reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit due to a jump in postpaid wireless subscriber additions. However, the company's net profit fell 16.8 percent as interest expenses rose. Verizon's shares fell about 1 percent to $50.08 before the bell. The company's postpaid wireless subscriber net additions surged 53 percent to 1.4 million in the second quarter ended June 30. Operating revenue rose 5.7 percent to $31.48 billion. However, net income fell to $4.3 billion, or $1. ...


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