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What Real Estate Lawyers Do
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
In several real estate transactions, especially in it comes to the sale of a house, you can find a lawyer taking an important role. Though they aren’t necessarily needed in real estate transactions...
Legal Eligibility For Workers Compensation & Disability
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Except in special cases, worker’s compensation covers most employees because most companies are required to purchase some form of insurance to cover their employees. However, the scope of benefits ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: OCT 2014
Oct 22, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Oct 2014 Queens NY Market Update The pace of Queens home sales reached its second-highest rate of 2014 in September, but was slightly slower than the previous month and remains below 2013 levels. P...
A 50th Anniversary Celebration of The Beatles Arrival to America
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens West Kiwanis Foundation proudly presents A 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF THE BEATLES ARRIVAL TO AMERICA with "Yesterday and Today" - A Tribute to The Music of The Beatles, on Saturday, Oct...
Filing Bankruptcy For Credit Card Debt: Your Legal Options
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
Buried in Credit Card Debt? What Are Your Options? Credit card debt is one of the most common types of debt in the United States next to mortgage and student loan debts. As of September 2014, the a...
Downhome Country Breakfast
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 96 96 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kiwanis Club of Maspeth presents their DOWNHOME COUNTRY BREAKFAST on Sunday, November 9th, 2014 from 8AM - 12PM.  Juice, Buttermilk Pancakes, Sausage and Choice of Beverage. Children & Seniors ...
What Employers Should Understand about Disability Discrimination
Oct 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
Business owners typically look from an employer’s perspective and fire employees who cannot do the job. For the most part, this line of reasoning is valid and especially if you have at-will employm...
Are You In A Vicious Cycle Of Stress, Insomnia And Depression?
Oct 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 184 184 recommendations | email to a friend
Today on Huffington Post an article came out called "The Vicious Cycle Of Stress, Insomnia And Depression" ( read here ).  Studies show that how not being able to shut down or quite the ongoing tho...
The Real Deal-Real Estate news update.....
Oct 02, 2014 | 4 4 comments | 220 220 recommendations | email to a friend
This is the last year of low mortgage rates.... With 36 years years of experience please adhere to my advice. Putting it simply like life itself, there is a beginning and there is always an end. Du...
Importance of Educating Your Managers about Religious Discrimination Laws
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 202 202 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans & Associates Restaurant owners must ensure their managers understand employment laws and put policies in place that protect their business against discrimination lawsuits. P...

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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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Bored in Woodhaven
That's Woodhaven in the background of Ted Danson (left) and Robert Gennaro (a.k.a. Mr. Woodhaven). Danson was in the neighborhood filming scenes for an episode of HBO's Bored to Death series on May...
May 24, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents: bring more police presence to 102nd Precinct
Residents in South Queens say they are lacking in public safety resources. At the last meeting of the 102nd Precinct Community Council, Simcha Waisman, vice president of the Richmond Hill Block Ass...
May 24, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officer honored for DWI arrest under Leandra’s Law
Police Officer Colin Dyer of the 106th Precinct was honored with the Cop of the Month award at last Tuesday’s community council meeting for his arrest of an allegedly intoxicated driver, who was al...
May 17, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Can you hear us now?
South Queens residents still vocal on excessive noise
May 17, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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A dream dance studio opens in St. Albans
Last Thursday, Delicia Davis Burrell's dream came true. She, along with Councilman Leroy Comrie and Assembly members Vivian Cook and William Scarborough cut the ribbon on her first dance studio, Dr...
May 17, 2011 | 2 2 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ozone Park slated to get new skate park
The forthcoming $1.6 million state-of-the-art addition to London Planetree Park, otherwise known as the 88th Street Park on Atlantic Avenue in Ozone Park, is sure to have a little something for eve...
May 13, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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New racino comes with security concerns
Over 100 neighborhood residents came to the Community Board 10 meeting in South Ozone Park last Thursday to ask Patrol Borough Queens South Assistant Chief James Secreto one question: how many poli...
May 10, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pheffer appointed as Queens County Clerk
Question of who will fill her seat hangs
May 10, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Worksman Cycles passed up in city's bike share program
Worksman Cycles, the company that has been making industrial cycles in Ozone Park for 113 years, was passed up to be part of the Department of Transportation's (DOT) new bike share program, set to ...
May 10, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ozone Park cemeteries get a cleanup
The outside of the well-known Bayside, Acacia and Mokom Sholom cemeteries, which stretch from 80th to 84th streets between Liberty and Pitkin avenues in Ozone Park, received a makeover on Sunday as...
May 06, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jewish center in Howard Beach remembers the Holocaust
The members of the Rockwood Park Jewish Center in Howard Beach held their annual Yom Hashoah Holocaust Memorial Service last Sunday evening to honor the survivors and the memories of the millions k...
May 03, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Preventing sexual violence among young people
An audience of parents, counselors and social workers filled a room at Queens Borough Hall for an interactive workshop for youth-serving professionals to promote violence prevention last Wednesday....
May 03, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officer honored for arrest of four alleged robbers
Police Officer Jeff Strauber of the 102nd Precinct was honored with the Cop of the Month award at the precinct's community council meeting last week for his role in the arrest of four men who alleg...
Apr 26, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Resorts World to offer diverse dining
When Resorts World Casino New York opens in late summer, it will offer its guests a full list of dining options, including two signature restaurants, an international buffet and a food court, offic...
Apr 26, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - Starbucks Corp , the world's biggest coffee chain, sees no supply shortages in beans, even as drought and disease hinder crops in Latin America and prices remain near 2012 highs. Starbucks still needs to buy one-third of its coffee needs for 2015, Chief Financial Officer Scott Maw told analysts on a conference call about fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 earnings. "We see nothing in current supply dynamics that indicates a fundamental market shortage, including origin-related concerns in Brazil," Maw said. ...
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DUNMORE, Pa. (AP) — A survivalist accused of ambushing two state troopers, leaving one dead and seriously injuring the other, was captured on Thursday, ending a seven-week manhunt for him, authorities said.
2014-10-30 18:59:06 -0400

Nurse Kaci Hickox and her boyfriend Ted Wilbur address the media during an informal meeting with the news media outside their home in Fort KentBy Steve Holland CAPE ELIZABETH Maine (Reuters) - A nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone but has tested negative for the virus went for a bike ride on Thursday, defying Maine's order that she be quarantined in her home and setting up a legal collision with Governor Paul LePage. Attorneys for Kaci Hickox, 33, said they had not yet been served with a court order to enforce the 21-day quarantine - matching the virus's maximum incubation period - but remained prepared to fight such an order if necessary. ...


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