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What Employers Should Know About Retaliation
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 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 | 81 81 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 | 693 693 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 | 2 2 comments | 107 107 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 | 106 106 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 | 108 108 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 | 189 189 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 | 227 227 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
May 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 248 248 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 313 313 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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There's always time to thank a veteran
Everyone is invited to thank a veteran at the American Legion Post 118's block party on Saturday, June 20.
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Residents look to stop juvenile prison at former school
Protestors say that the juvenile offender facility stands feet away from residential homes
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Forest Park Carousel will host the School Sisters of Notre Dame for a charity event
Over the past few years, I have had the privilege of working with and alongside many of Woodhaven’s great groups and organizations. And I am very pleased that two groups of people I am very fond of...
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Security cameras watch over problem area
Installed at former “drug supermarket of the Rockaways”
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Richmond Hill firehouse celebrates centennial
Honor those who died in line of service
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The dinner dance is almost here
Mark your calendar for Friday, June 12, for the Greater Woodhaven Development Corporation-sponsored “Dance Into Spring” event at 7:30 p.m. at Woodhaven Manor, 96-01 Jamaica Avenue. In line with the...
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Cable thief strands straphangers
Theft of copper cable in Howard Beach causes massive A and C train delays
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Woodhaven the first to remember
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A celebration for some, a protest for others
Rockaway Beach opening brings mixed emotions
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Your chance to honor Memorial Day
Memorial Day is a solemn day of remembrance.
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Pol opens new Howard Beach office
The new district office is located at 162-38 Cross Bay Boulevard.
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Amtrak tragedy hits home for Queens, Brooklyn residents
Victims include Rockaway Navy man and Brooklyn college dean
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WWI Memorial forgotten no longer
Memorial Day weekend is almost here, and for the first time in over 70 years the Memorial Trees in Forest Park will be adorned with patriotic bows in memory of the young men from Woodhaven who gave...
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Ozone Park firehouse celebrate centennial
Firefighters remember changes and their fallen brothers
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Borough Board in favor of rezoning text amendment
Will make it easier for Sandy victims to rebuild
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ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's foreign ministry says one-day peace talks between Afghan officials and Taliban representatives ended with both sides agreeing to meet again after the Islamic fasting month of Ramadan.
2015-07-08 00:24:48 -0400

Pittsburgh Pirates starter Francisco Liriano pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Pittsburgh, Tuesday, July 7, 2015. (AP Photo/Vincent Pugliese)PITTSBURGH (AP) — Gregory Polanco helped free a grounds crew member trapped underneath a billowing tarp, then hit a go-ahead triple in the eighth inning that sent the Pittsburgh Pirates past the San Diego Padres 3-2 Tuesday night.


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Pope Francis delivers his message during his visit to the San Francisco Church in Quito, Ecuador, Tuesday, July 7, 2015. Francis is making his first visit as pope to his Spanish-speaking neighborhood. He travels to three South American nations, Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Pope Francis wraps up the first leg of a three-nation South American pilgrimage Wednesday after issuing an impassioned call for a new economic and ecological world order where the goods of the Earth are shared by everyone, not just exploited by the rich.


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