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Queens Home Team announce Sale of 2 BR Coop at Windsor Oaks in Bayside!
Aug 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
August 3rd, 2015 Sold in 57 Days, for 99% of asking Price! George Herrera, Abigail Herrera, and the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty are pleased to announce the sale of their 2 BR Coop lo...
Is the Job Applicant’s Age a Factor You Consider When Hiring?
Jul 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Posted on July 29, 2015 As a business owner, have you heard your manager claim that someone is too old to hire for a particular job? Or, have there been discussions that a youn...
Free One Hour Reserved Queens Parking
Jul 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
If you need a private parking space...come to 262nd Street and 79th Avenue in Floral Park. We have one reserved just for you.....directly in front of a fire hydrant. Not many people park there beca...
Just Listed for Sale: 255-21 75 Ave #Upper, Glen Oaks, NY 11104 3 Bedrooms, 1 Full Bath
Jul 24, 2015 | 3 3 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
Shameer Fazal Real Estate Team proudly presents this lovely Co-op apartment located in Glen Oaks, NY. This property is conveniently located and has great amenities just waiting for the right buyer....
NYC Employment Defense Discrimination Attorney
Jul 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans What If an Employee Can’t Work the Schedule the Employer Wants? In many situations, a schedule conflict is a reason not to hire a prospective employee. However, when the emp...
Cutchogue Long Island Limo Crash- Southold Businessman charged with DWI
Jul 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
A Fatal Car Accident Tragically Ends the Lives of Four Young Women in Suffolk County Cutchogue Long Island Limo Crash- Southold Businessman charged with DWI by Steven Palermo When returning from lo...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JULY 2015
Jul 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
June 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update The pace of home sales rose in June, but were still below the pace of sales last June. The combination of buyers looking to take advantage of low interest...
What Employers Should Know About Retaliation
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 213 213 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Based on Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)   explains that it is illegal for employers to fire, demote, or otherwise “retali...
JUST LISTED: 1 Family Brick Home in Rego Park (89-18 63rd Ave) NY 11374
Jun 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 217 217 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1 Family Brick Home for Sale in Rego Park NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Rego Park 1 Family Brick Home for Sale. ...
More Trees, Please! Wealthy neighborhoods have the most trees!
Jun 18, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 836 836 recommendations | email to a friend
  "God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools." ~John Muir If you'd like to request a tree p...

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Non-profit helps young adults find work
Paid internships in Jamaica and Bushwick leads to jobs
Jun 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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More to check out at your local library
New funding allows branches to stay open six days
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Charleston victims remembered at “#IamAME Rally”
Members of Greater Allen AME Cathedral of New York in Jamaica gathered alongside community leaders to honor the memory of the victims of the Charleston shootings.
Jun 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Some thoughts on a “Starry Night”
I wasn’t a very bright kid. I didn’t always pay attention and sometimes I got the details wrong. This is the story of one of those times. I was about 10 years old. School was over, but I had an ass...
Jun 24, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens woman works to rebuild late husband’s company
With her warm smile and easy laugh, Richmond Hill resident Joy Mernone isn’t exactly the archetypical portrait of the multi-million dollar company CEO. However currently Mernone serves at the helm ...
Jun 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Students find productive ways to spend summer in Woodhaven
Columnist Ed Wendell looks at two student groups working hard to achieve their dreams
Jun 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rockaway Skate Park getting a new mini-bowl
Community continues to rebuild park leveled by Sandy
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Forest Park homicide has community on alert
Woodhaven residents discuss safety at monthly meeting
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Annual dinner dance a huge success
What a party! On June 12 at Woodhaven Manor on Jamaica Avenue the social event of the year took place: the Greater Woodhaven Development Corporation’s 36th Anniversary Dinner Dance. The ladies in t...
Jun 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Last chance to dinner dance
Dance is this Friday, June 12, at Woodhaven Manor, 96-01 Jamaica Avenue, at 7:30 p.m.
Jun 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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There's always time to thank a veteran
Everyone is invited to thank a veteran at the American Legion Post 118's block party on Saturday, June 20.
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Residents look to stop juvenile prison at former school
Protestors say that the juvenile offender facility stands feet away from residential homes
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Forest Park Carousel will host the School Sisters of Notre Dame for a charity event
Over the past few years, I have had the privilege of working with and alongside many of Woodhaven’s great groups and organizations. And I am very pleased that two groups of people I am very fond of...
Jun 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Security cameras watch over problem area
Installed at former “drug supermarket of the Rockaways”
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Richmond Hill firehouse celebrates centennial
Honor those who died in line of service
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Tom Sullivan, front, who lost his son in the 2012 movie theater shooting in Aurora, Colo., heads to court to hear the reading in penalty phase 2 in the trial of James Holmes Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, in Centennial, Colo. Jurors declined to rule out death for Holmes as they moved toward sentencing the Colorado theater shooter.(AP Photo/David Zalubowski)CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The prosecutor of James Holmes told jurors Tuesday that once they hear from at least 12 more people this week — relatives of each of his murder victims — they will decide that death is the only appropriate sentence for his attack on a Colorado movie theater.


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In this photo taken Sept. 17, 2014, Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Ill., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. House Republicans said Monday that they have the GOP votes to disapprove of the Iran nuclear deal as Democrats stepped up their support of the agreement the Obama administration and other world powers negotiated with Tehran. Since Republicans hold a commanding 246 seats in the House, it was widely expected that the GOP would come up with 218 votes to support a resolution of disapproval, which has been introduced by Peter Roskam. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress' vote on the international accord to curb Iran's nuclear program in exchange for billions of dollars in sanction relief stands as the most significant national security decision since lawmakers voted in 2002 to authorize the invasion of Iraq.


2015-08-04 13:38:07 -0400
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health officials laid out extra safety measures that hospitals can take to clean specialized medical scopes that have been linked to sometimes deadly bacterial outbreaks across the U.S.
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