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This Month in Queens Real Estate: April 2014
Apr 10, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
April 2014 Queens NY Market Update  The pace of home sales remained sluggish in March according to the most recent data released by the Long Island Board of Realtors. A combination of higher prices...
A meetup that gets results, NOT just motivates then deflates
Apr 08, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 140 140 recommendations | email to a friend
Join Networking For Prosperity & Adventure , a different kind of meetup that shows you the HOW to, not just the fluff of getting you excited in order to set you up for failure. Let's face it, in th...
The Tenor, A Novel by Peter Danish, revisits Maria Callas wartime years
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 154 154 recommendations | email to a friend
     THE TENOR A novel by Peter Danish Based partially on a true episode of Maria Callas’ life, The Tenor is the riveting story of a young Italian man with   a spectacular knack for music and a voi...
Networking for Prosperity & Adventure Meetup in NYC April 9 7PM till 10PM
Apr 02, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 202 202 recommendations | email to a friend
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Networking for Prosperity & Adventure Meetup in NYC April 9 7PM till 10PM
Apr 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 169 169 recommendations | email to a friend
Shirley who is a part time employed, motivated leader who is working on a few business ventures in order to be a full time entrepreneur. In spite of many obstacles she is currently working on many ...
What is a retaliation claim and why are they so popular?
Mar 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 218 218 recommendations | email to a friend
According to the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), in 2012, 38 percent of all EEOC claims were for retaliation. The reason retaliation claims have become so popular in recent yea...
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny!
Mar 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 238 238 recommendations | email to a friend
St. Stan's Mothers' Club is proud to announce our first BREAKFAST WITH THE EASTER BUNNY! Sunday, April 6th  9AM-12PM $10.00 Per Child 61-17 Grand Avenue, Maspeth
National Labor Relations Board finds employee’s Facebook posts not protected
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 276 276 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans In recent years, thousands of companies have felt the impact of a slumped economy, increased costs and regulations.  These conditions have forced employers to cut costs, red...
Coaches Wanted!
Mar 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 280 280 recommendations | email to a friend
Coaches Wanted for Forest & Highland Parks 2014 Sport Clinics. Must be able to work with children age 7-14 and have skills in one or more of the following sports: SKATEBOARDING, BASKETBALL AND SOCC...
Sign Up and Walk for Kids Growth!
Mar 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 288 288 recommendations | email to a friend
Join the community on April 6, 2014. Walk for Kids Growth at Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, in Queens (at Fountain of the Planets). This community event will feature a scenic 3-mile fun walk, refres...

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No ifs, ands, or 'butts': smoking banned in parks
Council extends smoking ban to parks & beaches
Feb 08, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kiwanis honor memory of Jonathan Beneduce
Members of the Howard Beach and Ozone Park Kiwanis present Nick Beneduce with a check in memory of his son, Jonathan Joseph Beneduce, 28, who was murdered in New Jersey on February 18, 2010. The ch...
Feb 08, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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QCP leads the way in serving disabled
It’s not very often that a person with a developmental disability could find a place to go and spend their day, be productive and most of all, feel genuinely cared for because someone took the time...
Feb 08, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Forest Park Carousel could soon be spinning again
It’s been a wild ride for the Forest Park Carousel. Spinning round and round on an uncertain future, it might soon be up and running again for the summer. According to the Parks Department, the car...
Feb 01, 2011 | 5 5 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol wants employers to pay for hiring sex offenders
Would be fined for putting offenders in contact with kids
Feb 01, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Response to snow better, but problems still persist
By Lisa A. Fraser lfraser@queenseldger.com It was round three in the fight between New York City and mother nature last Thursday, as the boroughs were hit with the white stuff again. But this time,...
Feb 01, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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South Queens Boys and Girls Club gets new vice president
Ralph Tragale chosen as second in command of board
Jan 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Aqueduct vendors find a new home at Merrick Flea Market
Neil Montano is glad. A former vendor at the Aqueduct Flea Market who sold rugs and carpets at the market since the 90s, he has reserved his spot in the new Merrick Flea Market, which launched last...
Jan 25, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Domestic violence top concerns at 102nd Precinct meeting
The 102nd Precinct Community Council held their first meeting of 2011 on January 18, and topping the list of concerns was domestic violence. Deputy Inspector Armando DeLeon told attendees that the ...
Jan 25, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodhaven memorial vandalized by graffiti
Ed Wendell, the president of the Woodhaven Residents Block Association, was driving around a few nights ago taking photos of the neighborhood, when he came across something that made him angry. The...
Jan 25, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Addabbo brings Mammography Van back to Woodhaven
A free health screening is never something to pass up. On Sunday, January 30, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., the mobile Mammography Van will be parked in front of the Woodhaven-Richmond Hill Ambulance Corp...
Jan 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Addabbo lays out goals, plans for 2011
State Senator Joseph Addabbo is wasting no time in kicking off the New Year. After being sworn in on January 5 for his second term in the State Senate, he is already appearing at local meetings and...
Jan 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Racino operators object to deal with Wisc. Tribe
Say last-minute deal would hurt business, state
Jan 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRBA holds first meeting of 2011, snow tops concerns
The Woodhaven Residents Block Association held their first meeting of 2011 last Saturday, January 8, at the Woodhaven Richmond Hill Ambulance Corps. Topping concerns: the slow snow removal process ...
Jan 11, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Green project underway to decrease sewer overflows
Site in Ozone Park is the testing grounds to treat stormwater runoff
Jan 11, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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A relative of Chinese passengers onboard the Malaysia Airlines MH370 wrapped in a blanket against the cold, waits for Malaysia embassy staff to meet their demands outside the Malaysia embassy in Beijing, China, Friday, April 25, 2014. Angry relatives who had been waiting for more than 8 hours in vain for a Malaysia embassy representative to attend their daily meeting marched to the Malaysia embassy and protested through the night. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The seabed search for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet is set to widen as a sonar scan of the most likely crash site deep beneath the Indian Ocean nears completion without yielding a single clue, authorities said Friday.


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U.S. President Barack Obama waves upon his arrival for two-day visit at Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek, south of Seoul, South Korea, Friday, April 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — President Barack Obama stepped into the familiar role of chief consoler Friday as he arrived for meetings in South Korea, a key U.S. ally that is reeling from a deadly ferry disaster.


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U.S. President Barack Obama waves from Air Force One as he departs Haneda International Airport in TokyoBy Linda Sieg and Matt Spetalnick TOKYO (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama wrapped up a state visit to Japan on Friday during which he assured America's ally that Washington would come to its defense, but failed to clinch a trade deal key his "pivot" to Asia and to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's reforms. Obama and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had been seeking to display the alliance was strong in the face of a rising China, but their success in putting recent strains behind them was partly marred by a failure to reach a trade deal seen as crucial to a broader regional pact. Obama and Abe had ordered their top aides to make a final push to reach a trade agreement after the leaders met on Thursday, but Economy Minister Akira Amari told reporters that gaps remained despite recent progress.


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