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Timing Is Everything
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     While I was living in Nashville, I was continually learning about different plants and flowers that were native to the region. As I walked through a field one day, I spotted a cluster of daint...
Recent Supreme Court Ruling on Homecare Union Dues Requirement
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Business Employment Attorney in Queens, NY Many employers are interested to know about cases that affect the power of unions. For decades, unions have challenged employers through disputes or ongoi...
7 Common Real Estate Law Issues In NY
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Real estate is plagued with all sorts of issues. This is a short list of 7 the most common problems plaguing real estate. In almost all instances, a lawyer will be necessary to find a solution for ...
Where You Can Watch The World's Biggest Clock
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Did you know that the world’s largest clock is located in Saudi Arabia? More specifically, in Mecca? The Abraj Al-Bait Towers, also known as the Mecca Royal Hotel Clock Tower, are a building of sup...
This article is intended to provide a brief overview and summary on the issue of custody of a child or children.
Sep 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
New York State recognizes two forms of custody.  The first is Joint Custody where the child resides physically with one of the parents; the second being sole and legal custody of the child to one o...
An Intern's Right to Sue for Discrimination in New York
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
Legal loopholes sometimes exist that preclude bringing a lawsuit because the letter of the law does not protect an individual's rights. In the past, this may have been the case with interns, who be...
What Employers Should Know about Paternity Leaves
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 146 146 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Employment Defense Attorney The Family Medical Leaves Act (FMLA) grants the right to mothers and fathers to take up to 12 weeks off for maternity or paternity leaves so they can spend tim...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: AUG 2014
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  August 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In July, home sales dropped slightly from June when we saw a slight jump in sales. The increase in sales pace in June & July led to another substantial increa...
"Primary Rally" Meeting
Aug 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The 38th Assembly District Part "A" and "B" Regular Democratic Clubs will host a "Primary Rally" Meeting on Thursday, August 28th, 2014.  The event will take place at 7:00PM at the American Legion ...
If you’re loyal to your insurance carrier it will cost you
Aug 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 261 261 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | Aug 1, 2014 | insurance company rates , PTB Blog Most successful businesses know how to treat their faithful customers.  A good restaurant owner will treat regulars with a compl...

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Friends of the QueensWay unveil initial renderings
Community outreach planned next week to tweak plans
Mar 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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New YMCA officially opens in the Rockaways
Facility has been serving the community for one month
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Scenes from the 2014 Phagway Parade in Richmond Hill

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Preserving the murals of Queens
THE WOODHAVEN BEAT
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Australian team takes top prize for resilient home
It has been over a year since Hurricane Sandy devastated the beachfront communities of New York City, and now numerous groups like the Urban Green Council (UGC) are taking innovative steps towards ...
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NYPD warns about new gang culture in south Queens
At a youth summit in Jamaica last week, the NYPD warned parents and kids about the growing rise of small gangs in Queens and their prevalence on social media to start beefs and air grievances. Assi...
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Spring promotion coming to Jamiaca Avenue
WOODHAVEN DEVELOPMENTS
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Proposed charter school raises concerns in Woodhaven
News of a proposed charter school that would open in August 2015 at the corner of 91st Street and 85th Road was not received well by some members of the Woodhaven Residents' Block Association (WRBA...
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New magazine has positive message
Shares inspiring success stories of minority men
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Afrikan Poetry Theatre looks forward to renovations
For close to 40 years, the Afrikan Poetry Theatre in Jamaica has not only been a fixture in the southeast Queens community, but has become well known throughout the city. Though rich with African A...
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Senator Smith holds Operation Safe Southeast Queens meeting
State Senator Malcolm Smith hosted his monthly Operation Safe Southeast Queens meeting at his district office in Hollis last week, joined Captain John Orelleana of the 103rd Precinct, Officer Carle...
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The birth of the Hollis Ave Community Center
Man just wanted a place to play basketball
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Marthone to challenge Meeks again
He's an accountant by trade, but people are a passion for four-decade southeast Queens resident Joe Marthone. That's why Marthone is running for Congress against incumbent Gregory Meeks for the sec...
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Jerk season about to get into full swing
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The true spirit of volunteering
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Health staff, wearing Personal Protective Equipment, work inside the high-risk area at Elwa hospital in Monrovia, on September 7, 2014Washington (AFP) - US President Barack Obama will on Tuesday seek to "turn the tide" in the Ebola epidemic by ordering 3,000 US military personnel to West Africa and launching a major health care training and hygiene program.


2014-09-16 00:34:59 -0400

Workers renovate a building at the Alibaba head office in Hangzhou, east China's Zhejiang province on September 15, 2014New York (AFP) - Chinese online giant Alibaba boosted the price range for what was already expected to be the biggest stock offering on record, to as much as $25.03 billion.


2014-09-15 23:31:12 -0400

Adrian Peterson of the Minnesota Vikings looks on from the sideline on September 7, 2014 in St. Louis, MissouriMinneapolis (AFP) - Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, reinstated on Monday by the NFL team, declared he was not a child abuser despite charges of injuring his four-year-old son with blows from a switch.


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