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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Sept 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In August, the pace of home sales continued to improve amid decreasing inventory levels and interest rates below last year’s. This summer’s housing market has pre...
How Can Employers Avoid Litigation with the EEOC?
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) can bring litigation against employers on behalf of workers who file discrimination or harassment claims with the EEOC. Because the EEOC is select...
Timing Is Everything
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 593 593 recommendations | email to a friend
     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...
7 Common Real Estate Law Issues In NY
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 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 | 83 83 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 | 121 121 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 | 123 123 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 | 188 188 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
Aug 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 193 193 recommendations | email to a friend
  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 | 8 8 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 ...

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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
THE WOODHAVEN BEAT
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The true spirit of volunteering
WOODHAVEN DEVELOPMENTS
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Resorts World tasting event benefits City Harvest
Resorts World Casino last week hosted the first annual Mid-Winter Taste event to benefit City Harvest, a non- profit organization that helps feed nearly two million people each year. The event feat...
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Woodhaven residents call for action on damaged building
Situation threatens volunteer ambulance corps
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Pre-k enrollment at St. Elizabeth Catholic Academy
School plans to expand space and programs
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A successful rally, but will it lead to action?
THE WOODHAVEN BEAT
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Woodhaven says 'tear it down!'
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Make the Road New York hosts pre-K town hall
Group advocates for community support in Albany
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Building must come down
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Rally to support Ambulance Corps
Woodhaven residents plan to gather at 1 p.m. on Sunday
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Woodhaven Dvelopment
As our 40th president Ronald W. Reagan stated, "here we go again." This statement being so apropos in regard to our recent consecutive snow falls. Our winter weather continues to be cold and very w...
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Ed Wendell
For the past 20 years, March is celebrated nationwide as Arts & Crafts month. The Woodhaven Cultural & Historical Society is honoring this celebration with a presentation by Michelle Cook-Lopez, pr...
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Candidate looks to challenge Miller in 38th AD
Pumarejo plans to enter June Democratic Primary
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Cockfighting ring operating in Woodhaven is busted
Residents shocked to learn of illegal activity
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FILE - In this Aug. 26, 2014 file photo, President Barack Obama is greeted by Sen. Kay Hagan, D-N.C., left, as he arrives at North Carolina Air National Guard Base in Charlotte, N.C. Obama was in Charlotte to address the American Legion’s 96th National Convention. At right is Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C. Republicans are asking voters to judge Hagan as too closely aligned with the president. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — In 2008, North Carolina state legislator Kay Hagan upset Sen. Elizabeth Dole after Hagan and her Democratic allies drilled in voters' minds the idea that Dole was too closely aligned to President George W. Bush.


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Pro-Union supporters celebrate a 'No' vote in the indepednce referendum following the announcement of results during a 'Better Together' event in Glasgow on September 19, 2014Edinburgh (AFP) - 07:37 GMT - AFP ALERT: SCOTTISH REFERENDUM TURNOUT A UK RECORD OF 84.6 PERCENT


2014-09-19 03:41:34 -0400

Chinese online retail giant Alibaba priced its stock at $68 on Thursday, setting in motion a record-breaking public offering of up to $25 billion, sources saidNew York (AFP) - Chinese online retail giant Alibaba is poised for a record-breaking stock market debut on Friday, with shares priced at $68 in a public offering that could be valued at $25 billion.


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