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What about Wellness Programs as Part of Health Coverage?
Nov 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Today many companies offering health insurance also provide wellness programs, which are a preventative medicine approach to health. Today, 94 percent of employers with more than 400 employees and ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: NOV 2014 (Month's Supply: 6.3 Months)
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
Oct 2014 Queens NY Market Update  Queens home sales are down for the third month in a row from August – October. Home sales are also remaining significantly below last year’s levels, according to t...
Forest Hills Food Crawl
Nov 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
The Chamber and All The Tastes of New York would love to invite you to our first Forest Hills Food Crawl, a culinary journey through Forest Hills happening this Wednesday, November 12th ! A Food Cr...
Veterans Day-A Time to Reflect!
Nov 10, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Since the Birth of America, so many have lost their lives fighting for our 'Freedom'. Many who survived every war, has experienced Hell on Earth. Many became handicapped, mentally scared, and have ...
What Is the Professional Exception to Employment At-Will Termination?
Nov 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 151 151 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans As described in our earlier blog article, there are exceptions to at-will employment terminations, making them unlawful, and termination based on discrimination is one of th...
Downhome Country Breakfast
Nov 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 296 296 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kiwanis Club of Maspeth presents their DOWNHOME COUNTRY BREAKFAST on Sunday, November 9th, 2014 from 8AM - 12PM.  Location: Martin Luther HS, 60-02 Maspeth Avenue Juice, Buttermilk Pancakes, Sa...
Can You Be the Executor of an Estate in New York if You Don’t Live in the State?
Oct 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 203 203 recommendations | email to a friend
Posted on October 23, 2014 by BonnieLawston If your loved one has died in New York, with a valid will, trust or estate plan there, but you live in another state, you may be uncertain if you can, or...
What Real Estate Lawyers Do
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 260 260 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 | 249 249 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 | 258 258 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...

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Weiner resigns over 'sexting' scandal
Pressure from Dems leads congressman to step down
Jun 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Civic association, Ulrich beautify Ozone Park Triangle
Councilman Eric Ulrich joined members of the Our Neighbors Civic Association of Ozone Park on Saturday, June 11, to clean and beautify Ruoff Triangle at the intersection of Rockaway Boulevard, 101s...
Jun 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cops urge Nissan & Honda owners to be vigilant
Warn about potential theft of parts at civic meet
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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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FILE - In this Aug. 21, 2014 file photo, Nikki Jones, of Spanish Lake, Mo, holds a button in support of Michael Brown while visiting the community in the apartment development near where he was fatally shot in Ferguson, Mo. After Brown's Aug. 9 shooting death at the hands of a white police officer his legacy continues to evolve. (AP Photo/Atlanta Journal Constitution, Curtis Compton, File)NEW YORK (AP) — For some Americans on opposite sides of a national debate, Michael Brown has become a symbol, epitomizing their polarized views on who bears the blame for the toll of young black men killed by police officers. Brown was a gentle giant, in one version. A defiant troublemaker, in another.


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Protesters of the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown shooting chant slogans at the St. Louis Galleria mall on Wednesday evening, Nov. 26, 2014, in Richmond Heights, Mo. They stayed in the mall for about 15 minutes and then left peacefully without confrontation with a large police presence. (AP Photo/St. Louis Post-Dispatch, J.B. Forbres)MANCHESTER, Mo. (AP) — Dozens of people interrupted holiday shopping at major retailers around the St. Louis area late Thursday and early Friday to speak out about a grand jury's decision not to indict the officer who shot and killed Michael Brown.


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A man uses a smartphone in front of an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Friday, Nov. 28, 2014. A raft of data releases gave mixed signs about the state of Asia's second biggest economy but Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 1.1 percent. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks indexes were mixed in early trading, as tumbling oil prices weighed on shares of Exxon Mobil, Chevron and other oil and gas giants. Airlines, however, made gains.


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