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CERTAPRO PAINTERS® ANNOUNCES PAINTCATION™ SWEEPSTAKES
Apr 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
CertaPro Painters®, the largest painting franchise in North America, is launching its first ever Paintcation™ sweepstakes — a part of CertaPro’s ‘We Do Painting, You Do Life™’ campaign.  The sweeps...
Restaurants Weigh in on Replacing Tipping with Service Charges
Apr 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens New York Employment Defense Attorneys Human Resource Consulting Law Firm Various restaurants across the country are in the process of changing tipping into service charges. The Seattle Eater...
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Are you having trouble evicting a tenant? The Landlord Center has been effectively representing landlords and have been very successful in fighting for their rights for over 20 years. The legal tea...
What it was Like to Buy a Home, after Selling Over 150...
Mar 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 174 174 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . My wife & I recently closed on the our very first home and boy was it an experience, especially considerin...
How Does a Prior Injury Affect Your Eligibility for Workers' Compensation Benefits?
Mar 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 214 214 recommendations | email to a friend
In New York, when you have been injured on the job, you have a right to seek benefits under the state's workers' compensation system. In fact, the workers' compensation system is generally your sol...
ARTS Community: Free Cultural Arts & Networking at CUP Center
Mar 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 214 214 recommendations | email to a friend
The Enterprise Collective is hosting a free community event to celebrate Women’s History Month at CUP Center located at 1071 Bedford Avenue in the Bedford Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn Saturday, M...
Where Is Paradise?
Mar 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 213 213 recommendations | email to a friend
Where is the Garden of Eden, and therefore, the tree of life, today? Is this the same as Paradise? Genesis 3:24 I may have bit off a little too much with this question. But it has often come to my ...
The Real Deal-Real Estate Update
Mar 08, 2016 | 3 3 comments | 268 268 recommendations | email to a friend
Since 1979 when Jim Turano then sales agent, first started, he was the first in the community to offer Senior Citizen Discounts. In addition he offered Police officers and fireman discounts when th...
BEST APARTMENTS & HOUSE LISTINGS FOR SALE-MIDDLE VILLAGE,NY
Mar 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
NEVER ON MULTIPLE LISTING! Eliminate all your competition. See the best apartments and house listings first. Take the time to read the article: copy and paste http://www.greenpointstar.com/pages/fu...
Queens Real Estate Market Report: February 2016
Mar 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 291 291 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor and Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . Queens Real Estate Market Update: February 2016 Home sales dropped in January which is somewhat typical ...

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Mosquito spraying to take place in south Queens
Spraying this week to fend off West Nile Virus
Sep 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodhaven to honor it's 'finest'
The type of person that chooses to work for the New York Fire Department is one that chooses to face danger. There is that instinct within each and every one of us that tells us to move away, if no...
Sep 01, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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A successful Back to School event
This past Saturday was a beautiful sunny day for our WBID-sponsored Back to School promotion. There were clowns distributing balloons and painting little faces along the Avenue, and WBID aides dist...
Sep 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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FDNY, NYPD test culinary chops at Resorts World contest
Winner off to Resorts World Bahamas
Aug 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Honoring JoAnn Bartos, Woodhaven’s 2015 Woman of the Year.
There are those who say they want to ‘get involved,’ and then there are those that do it. JoAnn Bartos is one of those residents who back up their words with actions. And it is for those actions th...
Aug 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senior affordable housing comes to Rockaway
154 units expected by 2017
Aug 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community celebrates victory over ACS juvenile center
Agency scraps plans to build in Queens Village
Aug 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shuttered ambulance corps up against a looming deadline
Group could lose insurance on Woodhaven HQ by November
Aug 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cleaning grafitti for a good cause
The Woodhaven Residents’ Block Association held their monthly Town Hall meeting this past Saturday, and the big highlights were the results of their recent graffiti cleanup fundraiser for families ...
Aug 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community draws a line in the sand
Says liquefied gas port off Rockaways poses major risks
Aug 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rockaway gets nearly $10M from FEMA
Project will beautify beach walls, improve infrastructure
Aug 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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A night at the movies in Woodhaven
A movie theater is returning to Woodhaven, for one night at least. On Saturday, August 22, the Woodhaven Cultural and Historical Society will host a 1950s Drive-In Movie Party at Emanuel United Chu...
Aug 11, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police are looking for Woodhaven robbery suspects
Police are looking for two men who pulled an overnight robbery at a restaurant in the heart of the Woodhaven BID. On August 3 at 4 a.m., the two men entered La Pinata Restaurant at 78-04 Jamaica Av...
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Volunteers clean Richmond Hill streets
Service project organized by Assemblyman
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Body of infant found outside Richmond Hill buildling
One-month-old boy tossed from window
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Pope Francis waves during the Regina Coeli prayer from his studio's window overlooking St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Sunday, May 1, 2016. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is decrying worsening violence amid the already "desperate" humanitarian situation in Syria, particularly in the northern city of Aleppo.


2016-05-01 07:35:12 -0400
GAZIANTEP, Turkey (Reuters) - Turkish police have raided the Gaziantep home of a suspected Islamic State militant believed to have carried out a car bomb attack on Sunday in the southeastern city and have detained his father, security sources said. A DNA test is expected to determine whether the suspect is the perpetrator of the attack which killed two police officers and wounded 23 people including 19 police. (Reporting by Seyhmus Cakan; Writing by Humeyra Pamuk; Editing by Louise Ireland)
2016-05-01 07:31:16 -0400
Employees at giant construction firm, the Saudi Binladin Group, have set fire to more than seven company buses to protest a reportedly large round of looming layoffs and not being paid their salaries for ...
2016-05-01 07:27:40 -0400