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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 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 | 47 47 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
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     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 | 98 98 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 | 98 98 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 | 136 136 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 | 138 138 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 | 202 202 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 | 202 202 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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New funding for cameras and programs unveiled in Far Rockaway
This time last year, Councilman Donovan Richards allocated $1.6 million for new cameras in numerous housing projects in Far Rockaway. And while plans to complete the venture were originally slated ...
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Share your memories of 9/11 at GWDC meeting
WOODHAVEN DEVELOPMENTS
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WRBA to honor sweets purveyor Margie Schmidt
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Doe Fund coming to Beach 116th Street
Councilman Eric Ulrich gathered with local leaders last week to announce that his office has secured discretionary funding to cover the cost of bringing the Doe Fund to Rockaway Park's Beach 116th ...
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Kiwanis celebrates another year, looks forward
September marks the end of another year of fundraising efforts by the New York District Kiwanis International, and the organization’s governor Joe Aiello was the center of the celebration. Kiwanis ...
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Queens Quiet Skies to host rally protesting plane noise
Event will take place on Sunday in Cunningham Park
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Lost dog tale with a happy ending
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Jamaica and Rockaways have new, expedited bus line
New Q114 halves commute time of Q113
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A poignant 9/11 memorial in Forest Park
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VVA Chapter 32 hosts annual picnic for homeless vets
Queens Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 32 held its 19th annual Labor Day picnic for homeless, elderly and disabled veterans on Sunday, demonstrating the organization’s founding principle that “...
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Sisters of Notre Dame open fall class registration
Classes for GED-equivalent cost women only $30
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Avenue Diner to be honored at fundraiser
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Make sure your vote is counted
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Fundraiser to save the Woodhaven's volunteer ambulance corps
When the furniture store at 78-19 Jamaica Avenue partially collapsed in April of 2013 spewing debris onto the street, no one could envision the toll that it would still be taking on the Woodhaven n...
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Ozone Park business owners critical of public plaza
Others argue to keep only safe space for children to play
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US Secretary of State John Kerry chairs a meeting of the United Nations Security Council on September 19, 2014United Nations (United States) (AFP) - US Secretary of State John Kerry brought together 35 countries at the UN Security Council on Friday to build support for Iraq's new government and the campaign to confront jihadists.


2014-09-19 19:44:22 -0400

Paula Reto is all smiles at a news confernece after finishing with two-day score of13 under par after the second round of the LPGA Classic golf tourament at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Capitol Hill in Prattville, Ala., Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/ Montgomery Advertiser, Mickey Welsh) NO SALESPRATTVILLE, Ala. (AP) — South Africa's Paula Reto birdied her final hole Friday for a 6-under 66 and a three-stroke lead in the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic.


2014-09-19 19:43:29 -0400

Local resident Luba Zikova cries in front of her damaged house after shelling in the town of Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. One person was killed by overnight shelling in a neighborhood in the north of the city, where fighting centered around the government-held airport has spilled over into residential areas.(AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Participants in Ukrainian peace talks have reached agreement to create a buffer zone to separate government troops and pro-Russian militants.


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