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What Employers Should Know About Retaliation
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Based on Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)   explains that it is illegal for employers to fire, demote, or otherwise “retali...
JUST LISTED: 1 Family Brick Home in Rego Park (89-18 63rd Ave) NY 11374
Jun 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1 Family Brick Home for Sale in Rego Park NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Rego Park 1 Family Brick Home for Sale. ...
More Trees, Please! Wealthy neighborhoods have the most trees!
Jun 18, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 687 687 recommendations | email to a friend
  "God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools." ~John Muir If you'd like to request a tree p...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JUNE 2015
Jun 18, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
JUNE 2015 QUEENS REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE The pace of existing home sales increased slightly from April to May according to the latest report released by the Long island Board of Realtors. This is...
Long Island Roads See Two Police Officers Die in Separate Vehicle Crashes
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
Sometimes fate takes unexpected turns that we find unexplainable. The odds are slim to none that two former police officers about the same age would die in single vehicle crashes over the same week...
Take Quick Actions When Signs of Discrimination Emerge in Your Business
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
All too often, business owners are not aware of their managers or supervisors engaging in discriminatory practices toward workers. When workers complain about racial or nationality slurs being made...
Immigrants In Limbo As Obama Implements New Programs: By A Lawyer
Jun 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 182 182 recommendations | email to a friend
In December 2014 a lawsuit was filed against President Obama’s administration’s proposed immigration plans. The lawsuit alleged constitutional issues that involved the President disregarding Congre...
How To File For Ch. 7 Bankruptcy & Eliminate Debt: By A NYC Lawyer
Jun 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 220 220 recommendations | email to a friend
A Chapter 7 Bankruptcy is a relatively simple process. There are only a few procedures that must take place before a debtor receives a discharge of all or most of his debt: 1. Pre-Bankruptcy Credit...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: MAY 2015
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May 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update   Right now the Queens’ real estate market is feeling pretty tight to say the least. If you or someone you know has been searching for a home, they can tel...
Food Industry Labeling: The Nuances of Meeting FDA Standards
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 305 305 recommendations | email to a friend
At the end of November, 2014, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) began requiring restaurants and vending machine companies to label foods for nutritional value. At first glance, this requiremen...

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A very 'special' day coming up at Victory Field
WOODHAVEN BEAT
Apr 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jamaica-area BIDs, GJDC court local investment
Present to investors weeks after JamaicaNOW action plan unveiled
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City, Doe Fund partner to clean up trash
Over 100 bags of litter collected along Cross Bay Blvd.
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Threats to our quality of life
WOODHAVEN DEVELOPMENTS
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Woodhaven's ties to Civil War spy
A famed abolitionist with family ties to Woodhaven who ran an extensive spy ring during the Civil War will be the topic of the Woodhaven Cultural & Historical Society’s April meeting. The free pres...
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Residents discuss Woodhaven Blvd. redesign at workshop
Debate major $200 million project to overhaul corridor
Apr 21, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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BP, mayor’s office unveil JamaicaNOW plan
Includes sweeping range of initiatives aimed at revitalizing community
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GWDC to hold meeting next week
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Three-car crash destroys part of Queens grocery store
Several injuries reported by authorities at the scene
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Crumbling building destroying community
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City presents zoning changes for affordable housing
But skeptics say the plan will promote overdevelopment
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New litter baskets to address sanitation issues
Ulrich, DSNY say bins prevent illegal dumping
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Your chance to help spend $1 million
There is $1 million on the table and you can help decide how it gets spent through participatory budgeting. Earlier this year, residents from Woodhaven, Richmond Hill and Ozone Park held brainstorm...
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'Fight' Tuesday: brawls mars grand opening at RWNY
Spokesperson says casino reviewing security plan
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Queens women plotted possible terrorist attack
Charged with studying, collecting materials to make explosives.
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Pilgrims hold up their hands to be blessed by Pope Francis during a Mass at the Samanes Park in Guayaquil, Ecuador, Monday, July 6, 2015. Latin America's first pope arrived in this port city on Monday for the first big event of a three-nation tour that includes Paraguay and Bolivia. Hundreds of thousands listened to the pope on the packed dirt park while standing in the hot sun. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America:


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A trader points up at a display on the floor of the New York Stock ExchangeMark Bertolini said Aetna had already prepared for possible divestitures to address overlaps with Humana's business in the largest-ever U.S. health insurance deal. The two sides announced the $37 billion transaction on Friday. Aetna has not discussed the deal directly with the U.S. Department of Justice, but has consulted with regulatory experts, Bertolini told cable channel CNBC.


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BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev filed a motion for a new trial Monday, less than two weeks after he was formally sentenced to death for the 2013 attack.
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