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Food Industry Labeling: The Nuances of Meeting FDA Standards
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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...
More Trees, Please! Wealthy neighborhoods have the most trees!
May 20, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 447 447 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...
JUST LISTED: 1BR Coop at the Greenbriar (85-15 Main St Briarwood, NY 11435)
May 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 136 136 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another One Bedroom Coop for Sale in Briarwood NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Briarwood Coop for Sale. Offered for sale b...
Just Listed' 1 Bedroom Coop at 218-10 43rd Avenue in Bayside, NY 11361
Apr 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 259 259 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1br Coop for Sale in Bayside NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Bayside Coop for Sale. Offered for sale by George Her...
EEOC Files Its First of Two Transgender Discrimination Lawsuits
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New York employers should take note that the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) filed and settled its first transgender discrimination lawsuit. In April 2015, the EEOC brought the suit ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: APRIL 2015
Apr 20, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 318 318 recommendations | email to a friend
April 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update Homes sales increased in March while inventory levels remained tight. Inventory typically reaches its low point during the winter months, but the current...
Just Listed: 1 Bedroom Coop at The New Hampshire House in Forest Hills, NY 11375
Apr 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 330 330 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1br Coop for Sale at The New Hampshire House in Forest Hills, NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Forest Hills Coop fo...
Just Listed: 2 Bedroom Coop at the Acropolis Gardens in Astoria, NY 11105
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George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 2br Coop for Sale at Acropolis Gardens in Astoria, NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Astoria Coop for Sale. Offered ...
Just Listed: 2 Bedroom Coop at Bay Terrace Garden in Bayside, NY 11360
Apr 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 315 315 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 2br Coop for Sale at Bay Terrace Garden in Bayside NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Bayside Coop for Sale. Offered ...
What Is Parental Alienation and How Can It Affect Custody?
Apr 17, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 324 324 recommendations | email to a friend
by Chris Palermo | Apr 7, 2015 | Chris Palermo Blog , Parential Alienation Parental alienation syndrome is a psychological term that means one parent is turning the children against the other paren...

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City, Doe Fund partner to clean up trash
Over 100 bags of litter collected along Cross Bay Blvd.
Apr 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Threats to our quality of life
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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
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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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Thanks to some winter work, enjoy a smoother carousel ride
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Tattoo lovers flock to Resorts World Casino
Plays host to United Ink festival for first time
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Britain's Andy Murray serves in the third round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Australia's Nick Kyrgios at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Saturday, May 30, 2015. (AP Photo/David Vincent)PARIS (AP) — Two-time Grand Slam champion Andy Murray extended his impressive winning streak on clay, reaching the French Open fourth round after beating big-hitting Nick Kyrgios 6-4, 6-2, 6-3 on Saturday.


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TOKYO (AP) — A powerful but extremely deep earthquake has struck off Japan's Ogasawara islands, but officials say there is no danger of a tsunami.
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A female protester shouts at policemen during a protest against Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza and his bid for a third term in BujumburaThe vice president of Burundi's election commission has fled the country ahead of the poll, sources said on Saturday, amid a political crisis triggered by President Pierre Nkurunziza's decision to run for a third term. Spes-Caritas Ndironkeye joins a senior judge and a host of dissidents who have fled the country following a failed coup attempt against Nkurunziza and as sometimes deadly protests against his decision to stand continue. The political crisis is the biggest in the east African nation since its ethnically charged civil war ended in 2005.


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