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U.S. Supreme Court Rules Inherited IRAs are Not Protected from Creditors
Jul 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
On June 12, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court—in a unanimous decision—ruled that Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs) inherited by anyone other than a spouse are not retirement funds and therefore are ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JULY 2014
Jul 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 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 | 79 79 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 | 77 77 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 | 11 11 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 | 328 328 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 | 360 360 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 | 403 403 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 | 404 404 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 | 857 857 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...

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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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Firehouses saved amid budget cuts
20 engine companies are able to remain opens
Jan 11, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Who will be the next Queens county clerk?
Assemblywoman Audrey Pheffer considering the position
Jan 11, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former Assemblyman Anthony Seminerio dies in prison
Former Assemblyman Anthony Seminerio died January 6 in the North Carolina prison where he was serving a six-year sentence for fraud. He was 75. News of his death was confirmed by the Federal Medica...
Jan 06, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Roads now clear of snow, but frustration still lingers
One week after a blizzard slammed the streets of New York, roads in Ozone Park, Woodhaven and Richmond Hill are clean besides the mounds of snow piled up around bus stops and against sidewalks. Sid...
Jan 04, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Aqueduct vendors still await new space
The Aqueduct race track parking lot at 110th Street and Rockaway Boulevard that once served as a meeting place for local vendor and customer looked desolate last Friday, December 31. The stands hav...
Jan 04, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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Addabbo to seniors: Beware of 'police charity' phone scams
Several seniors have placed calls in December to State Senator Joseph Addabbo’s office asking him whether the NYPD charities usually call the homes of residents asking for solicitations. The answer...
Jan 04, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rotary delivers toys to QCP
As everyone did their share to spread holiday joy, the Jamaica Rotary Club, along with local cops from the 113th Precinct, Patrol Borough Queens South and the community affairs units from the 107th...
Dec 30, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston and Florida State teammate Chris Casher were held at gunpoint by campus police nearly two years ago while hunting squirrels with a pellet gun, police say.
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House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer of Md., joined by Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., left, and Rep. Kerry Bentivolio, R-Mich., criticizes the efforts of Republicans to muscle legislation through the House authorizing an election-year lawsuit against President Barack Obama that accuses him of exceeding his powers in enforcing his health care law, Wednesday, July 30, 2014, during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Democrats have branded the effort a political charade aimed at stirring up Republican voters for the fall congressional elections. They say it's also an effort by top Republicans to mollify conservatives who want Obama to be impeached — something House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio, said Tuesday he has no plans to do. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)WASHINGTON (AP) — Eager to begin a monthlong break, Congress leavened its customary heavy partisanship on Wednesday with a pinch of compromise, advancing legislation to repair the deeply troubled Department of Veterans Affairs and working to clear funds for highway construction at home and missile defense in Israel.


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This undated photo combination provided by the Philadelphia Police Department shows from top left to right, Philadelphia Police officers Thomas Liciardello, Brian Reynolds, Michael Spicer, and from bottom left to right, Perry Betts, Linwood Norman and John Speiser. The six city narcotics officers were arrested Wednesday, July 30, 2014 and the charges in the 26-count indictment include racketeering conspiracy, extortion, robbery, kidnapping and drug dealing. (AP Photo/Philadelphia Police Department )PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Six city narcotics officers used gangland tactics to shake down drug dealers, relying on guns, badges, beatings and threats to extort huge piles of cash and cocaine, federal authorities charged in an indictment Wednesday.


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