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What Employers Should Know about Paternity Leaves
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Employment Defense Attorney The Family Medical Leaves Act (FMLA) grants the right to mothers and fathers to take up to 12 weeks off for maternity or paternity leaves so they can spend tim...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: AUG 2014
Aug 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
  August 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In July, home sales dropped slightly from June when we saw a slight jump in sales. The increase in sales pace in June & July led to another substantial increa...
"Primary Rally" Meeting
Aug 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The 38th Assembly District Part "A" and "B" Regular Democratic Clubs will host a "Primary Rally" Meeting on Thursday, August 28th, 2014.  The event will take place at 7:00PM at the American Legion ...
If you’re loyal to your insurance carrier it will cost you
Aug 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 183 183 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | Aug 1, 2014 | insurance company rates , PTB Blog Most successful businesses know how to treat their faithful customers.  A good restaurant owner will treat regulars with a compl...
U.S. Supreme Court Rules Inherited IRAs are Not Protected from Creditors
Jul 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 230 230 recommendations | email to a friend
On June 12, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court—in a unanimous decision—ruled that Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs) inherited by anyone other than a spouse are not retirement funds and therefore are ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JULY 2014
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June 2014 Queens NY Market Update    The pace of home sales rose sharply in June but was still below the pace of sales in June 2013. Prices posted moderate gains in June as well, remaining on pace ...
Estate Planning Basics for Newlyweds – How to Get Prepared for the Unexpected
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 289 289 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s that time of year – the time for beautiful weddings, fun receptions, delicious cakes, special gifts, and romantic honeymoons. While this is a joyous time for everyone, it’s also time for you a...
The Annual Pay Notice Requirement of the New York Wage Theft Prevention Act Could Be Close to Ending
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 294 294 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...
Buyers! The process of Buying a Home...Time wise
Jul 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 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 | 545 545 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...

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FBI raids offices of Queens assemblyman
Allege Scarborough abused travel voucher system
Mar 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
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Miller asks DOT for safety improvements in Woodhaven
At recent meeting of the Woodhaven Residents' Block Association meeting, Assemblyman Mike Miller discussed safety improvements he recently proposed to the Department of Transportation (DOT). They i...
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QueensWay workshop brings park space one step closer
But proponents of mass transit not giving in
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Remembering a true son of Woodhaven
THE WOODHAVEN BEAT
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Hoping for 'spring' in our Spring Promotion
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Friends of the QueensWay unveil initial renderings
Community outreach planned next week to tweak plans
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New YMCA officially opens in the Rockaways
Facility has been serving the community for one month
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Scenes from the 2014 Phagway Parade in Richmond Hill

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Preserving the murals of Queens
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Australian team takes top prize for resilient home
It has been over a year since Hurricane Sandy devastated the beachfront communities of New York City, and now numerous groups like the Urban Green Council (UGC) are taking innovative steps towards ...
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NYPD warns about new gang culture in south Queens
At a youth summit in Jamaica last week, the NYPD warned parents and kids about the growing rise of small gangs in Queens and their prevalence on social media to start beefs and air grievances. Assi...
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Spring promotion coming to Jamiaca Avenue
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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...
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New magazine has positive message
Shares inspiring success stories of minority men
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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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BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — At least four U.N. peacekeepers were killed and 15 wounded when their convoy hit a mine in northern Mali on Tuesday, a spokesman said.
2014-09-02 21:28:39 -0400

Gael Monfils, of France, reacts after a shot against Grigor Dimitrov, of Bulgaria, during the fourth round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)NEW YORK (AP) — Gael Monfils follows his own rules.


2014-09-02 21:27:17 -0400

A pro-democracy activist is detained by the police during a confrontation in Hong KongA pro-democracy movement that has threatened to blockade Hong Kong's financial district has said Beijing "brutally strangled" its fight for full democracy and vowed to take action. On Monday, Hong Kong police used pepper spray to disperse pro-democracy activists after China's parliament had rejected democrats' demands for the right to freely choose Hong Kong's next leader at an election in 2017. "We Hongkongers won't accept failure in our road to democracy," the Occupy Central with Love and Peace movement said in a statement emailed to reporters late on Tuesday.


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