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This Month in Queens Real Estate: JULY 2014
Jul 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 21 21 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 | 28 28 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 | 7 7 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 | 275 275 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 | 307 307 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 | 348 348 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 | 348 348 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 | 804 804 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 | 321 321 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...

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Chief: casino neighborhood will see additional cops
As the September opening day for the Resorts World New York casino in Ozone Park approaches, nervous neighborhood residents concerned about their safety were assured that more cops hitting their st...
Jun 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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NYPD Domestic Violence officer honored
Domestic Violence Unit Police Officer Michael Restaino of the 106th Precinct was honored with the Cop of the Month award at the Precinct Community Council meeting last week for his outstanding work...
Jun 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Outcry grows over library cuts
In a borough-wide blitz of rallies and petition-signing events at libraries from Laurelton to Long Island City, residents protested $25 million in budget cuts that would drastically reduce branch h...
Jun 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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DOT makes traffic changes in Howard Beach
Attention motorists: slow down! Speed humps are coming to 156th Avenue in Howard bEach between 88th and 89th streets, where the avenue narrows down westbound from two lanes to one. Community Board ...
Jun 10, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents rally for Engine 294
“Don’t close the door on 294,” and other such chants, came from hundreds of enthusiastic Richmond Hill residents rallying Sunday afternoon to save Engine Company 294, at 102-10 Jamaica Avenue, from...
Jun 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Resorts World opens Aqueduct employment center
As the renovated Aqueduct site comes down the homestretch with a new casino and world-class dining, Resorts World New York is also offering something else for residents: an onsite employment center...
Jun 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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102nd Precinct holds safety fair
Over 100 community residents turned out last Saturday afternoon at the Forest Park band shell parking lot for the 102nd Precinct’s Crime Prevention Mini-Fair sponsored by Assemblyman Michael Miller...
Jun 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Richmond Hill High School gets a mural
Future generations of students at Richmond Hill High School will have something to remember the current students by. A mural, created by 17 students participating in the South Asian Youth Action (S...
Jun 03, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents: bring police horses back to 102nd Precinct
Ten years ago, the Police Department took the ten mounted police officers and their steeds from the newly renovated stables in the 102nd Precinct and transferred them to the police stables in Cunni...
Jun 03, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents plan rally to save Engine 294
Residents of Richmond Hill, Woodhaven and Ozone Park are planning a rally on Sunday, June 5, at 1 p.m. to protest the proposed closing of Engine Company 294 in Richmond Hill. Members of the Woodhav...
May 31, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ulrich requests additional police presence at Aqueduct
with the new Aqueduct racino set to open its doors by the end of summer, Councilman Eric Ulrich is planning ahead. Last week, he asked Police Commissioner Ray Kelly to assign additional police offi...
May 31, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodhaven Post 118 honors their deceased comrades
Under bright sunny skies on Monday, about 125 members of Woodhaven Post 118 of the American Legion honored their fallen comrades at an annual Memorial Day Ceremony at its headquarters in Woodhaven....
May 31, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officer honored for capture of robbery suspect
Police Officer Antwon Trent of the 102nd Precinct was honored with the Cop of the Month award at the community council's monthly meeting last Tuesday for his arrest of an individual with a quality ...
May 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shapiro won't look to replace old boss
Decides not to run for seat vacated by Pheffer
May 26, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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South Ozone Park residents clean up Playground 140
Local volunteers from South Ozone Park and Richmond Hill teamed up on Saturday, May 21, to give Playground 140 Park a makeover. Organized by community resident, Joanne Franco, the cleanup of the pa...
May 24, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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In this June 6, 2014 photo, Union Pacific locomotives pull a train in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Union Pacific reports quarterly financial results on Thursday, July 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Union Pacific Corp. said Thursday that its quarterly profit climbed 17 percent as the railroad hauled 8 percent more freight and raised shipping rates.


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An Air Algerie plane prepares to land at the Houari-Boumediene International Airport in Algiers on July 24, 2014The wreckage of an Air Algerie plane missing since early Thursday with 116 people on board has been found in Mali near the Burkina Faso border, an army coordinator in Ouagadougou said. The wreck has been located ... 50 kilometres (30 miles) north of the Burkina Faso border" in the Malian region of Gossi, said General Gilbert Diendiere of the Burkina Faso army. Flight AH5017, which took off from Ouagadougou bound for Algiers with 51 French nationals aboard, according to Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius, went missing amid reports of heavy storms, company sources and officials said.


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House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., center, is seen with Guatemalan President Otto Molina, right, and Honduran President Juan Hernández on Thursday, July 24, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Obama administration is weighing giving refugee status to young people from Honduras as part of a plan to slow the influx of unaccompanied minors arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border, White House officials said Thursday. The plan would involve screening youths in Honduras, one of the world's most violent nations, to determine whether they qualify for refugee status. (AP Photo/Lauren Victoria Burke)WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is weighing giving refugee status to young people from Honduras as part of a plan to slow the influx of unaccompanied minors arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border, White House officials said Thursday.


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