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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Sept 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In August, the pace of home sales continued to improve amid decreasing inventory levels and interest rates below last year’s. This summer’s housing market has pre...
How Can Employers Avoid Litigation with the EEOC?
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) can bring litigation against employers on behalf of workers who file discrimination or harassment claims with the EEOC. Because the EEOC is select...
Timing Is Everything
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 619 619 recommendations | email to a friend
     While I was living in Nashville, I was continually learning about different plants and flowers that were native to the region. As I walked through a field one day, I spotted a cluster of daint...
7 Common Real Estate Law Issues In NY
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
Real estate is plagued with all sorts of issues. This is a short list of 7 the most common problems plaguing real estate. In almost all instances, a lawyer will be necessary to find a solution for ...
Where You Can Watch The World's Biggest Clock
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
Did you know that the world’s largest clock is located in Saudi Arabia? More specifically, in Mecca? The Abraj Al-Bait Towers, also known as the Mecca Royal Hotel Clock Tower, are a building of sup...
This article is intended to provide a brief overview and summary on the issue of custody of a child or children.
Sep 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 148 148 recommendations | email to a friend
New York State recognizes two forms of custody.  The first is Joint Custody where the child resides physically with one of the parents; the second being sole and legal custody of the child to one o...
An Intern's Right to Sue for Discrimination in New York
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 149 149 recommendations | email to a friend
Legal loopholes sometimes exist that preclude bringing a lawsuit because the letter of the law does not protect an individual's rights. In the past, this may have been the case with interns, who be...
What Employers Should Know about Paternity Leaves
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 215 215 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 | 212 212 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 | 10 10 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 ...

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Decision 2010
STATEWIDE/STATE SENATE RACES
Nov 03, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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After years in limbo, Aqueduct project a reality
Genting breaks ground on racino project
Nov 02, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Aqueduct flea market fate undecided
Vendors worried Genting will close down shop
Nov 02, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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9th Congressional District: Vote Anthony Weiner
ENDORSEMENT 2010
Oct 28, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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15th State Senatorial District: Vote Joseph Addabbo, Jr.
In his first term in office Senator Joe Addabbo Jr. has proved that conscientious, hard-working lawmakers can turn this state around, if we give them the chance. Addabbo deserves another two years ...
Oct 27, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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23rd Assembly District: Vote Harold Paez
ENDORSEMENT 2010
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Hungry Queens families get a needed boost
Group helps feed 1,200 households in borough
Oct 26, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Como slams Addabbo over 'Aquegate' bid process
On eve of important election, Senator defends record
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38th Assembly District: Vote Michael Miller
ENDORSEMENT 2010
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Liu, Weiner stump for Addabbo in Woodhaven
State Senator Joe Addabbo, Jr. visited stores and restaurants along Jamaica Avenue on 17 in an effort to show support for small businesses as part of his re-election campaign. Joined by City Comptr...
Oct 21, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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A quick pitch might get you in trouble with the law
Queens resident fined for party tents
Oct 20, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lindenwood residents say crime rampant in neighborhood
Pack 106th Precinct meeting seeking help
Oct 19, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Aqueduct Racino set to break ground
Groundbreaking for the Aqueduct Racino in South Ozone Park has been tentatively set for Thursday, October 28, according to developer Genting NY. Genting NY awarded the construction contract to Tuto...
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Officers honored for breaking up large fight in Ozone Park
One cop saved innocent woman attacked by mob
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10/10/10 = 30th Woodhaven Street Fair
Woodhaven Development
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SANAA (Reuters) - A United Nations envoy to Yemen said on Saturday that the government had reached an agreement to end fighting with the Shi'ite Houthi militia who have brought their northern rebellion into the capital Sanaa. "This agreement shall be a national document that will advance the path of peaceful change, and will lay the foundations for national partnership and for security and stability," the envoy, Jamal Benomar, said in a statement. He said preparations were being made for the signing. (Reporting By Mohammed Ghobari; Writing By Maha El Dahan, Editing by Kevin Liffey)
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Taylor Swift performs at the iHeartRadio Music Festival at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on September 19, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Al Powers/Powers Imagery/Invision/AP)LAS VEGAS (AP) — Taylor Swift didn't divulge any more new secrets about her forthcoming album when she took the stage at the iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas, but the crowd's enthusiasm about her bouncy new single, "Shake it Off," seems to bode well for the new record.


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FILE - In this June 30, 2010, file photo, Bishop Blase Cupich, 61, of Rapid City, S.D., poses for a photo at The Cathedral of Our Lady of Lourdes after his announcement in Spokane, Wash. Cupich will be named the next archbishop of Chicago, The Associated Press has learned. Cupich will succeed Cardinal Francis George, according to a person with knowledge of the selection, who spoke Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, on the condition of anonymity because the person wasn't authorized to speak publicly. (AP Photo/The Spokesman-Review, Dan Pelle)As the leader of two American dioceses, Roman Catholic Bishop Blase Cupich has staked out a firm position in the middle of the road.


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