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Your Time: Unleashed and Demystified
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Your Time: Unleashed and Demystified Facilitators:  Sara Jones and Andrea Wenglowskyj of Kind Aesthetic Wednesday, October 29, 6:00-8:00pm Join us Wednesday, October 29 for a  Build Your Own Busine...
Financial Management & Retirement Planning for Artists
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Financial Management & Retirement Planning for Artists Facilitators:  Maria Odysseos and Ahmed Khan (of Investors Bank) Wednesday, October 8, 6:00-8:00pm Join us Wednesday, October 8, for a  Build ...
Financial Planning and Tax Preparation for Artists
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Financial Planning and Tax Preparation for Artists Facilitator:  Susan Lee Wednesday, October 1, 2014, 6:00-8:00pm Tax season is around the corner!  Join us for this  Build Your Own Business (BYOB)...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 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 | 87 87 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 | 644 644 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 | 139 139 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 | 135 135 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 | 175 175 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 | 176 176 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...

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Go Green and "Treecycle" at MulchFest 2014! by Kathleen
December 30, 2013 12:16 PM | 7068 views | 0 0 comments | 210 210 recommendations | email to a friend
Saturday, Jan 11th & Sunday, Jan 12th from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM The 18th annual Mulchfest provides New Yorkers with a fun and environmentally-friendly opportunity to recycle their trees into wood chi...
The Harlem Magic Masters Basketball Show by Kathleen
December 09, 2013 12:58 PM | 1533 views | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The Harlem Magic Masters represent some of the USA's most accomplished basketball players who are not only gifted athletes, but goodwill ambassadors of the sport and active members to youth of all ...
Winter Birthday Parties @ APEC by Kathleen
December 09, 2013 12:00 PM | 1292 views | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Looking for a truly unique place to hold your child's winter birthday party?  Alley Pond Environmental Center is just the place.  APEC provides a two hour educational party that takes place primari...
DDMK_ipress_bookbutton_islandoftears.jpg The Island of Tears. by Tiziano
December 26, 2013 11:53 AM | 9487 views | 0 0 comments | 219 219 recommendations | email to a friend
There are numerous volumes that have been published on the tragedy of 9/11; some excellent and inspirational, other just manipulative. The topic of 9/11 is indisputably poignant and current. I was ...
6F7T_rcabanner.png What A Private Ambulance in NYC Can Offer by Ambulance
December 05, 2013 01:05 PM | 10557 views | 0 0 comments | 275 275 recommendations | email to a friend
Emergencies are always a tough situation to be in for many reasons. Aside from the anxiety about the thought of a person in pain, there is always the fear for someone’s life. Nowadays, a person act...
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The Siemens logo is seen during the IFA Electronics show in BerlinBy Georgina Prodhan and Ludwig Burger FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Germany's Siemens AG has agreed to buy U.S. oilfield equipment maker Dresser-Rand Group Inc for $7.6 billion in cash, paying a relatively rich price to belatedly beef up its presence in the U.S. shale oil and gas industry. The acquisition, which ranks among the biggest in the history of the industrial group, will strengthen Siemens' position in the United States, its weakest region, and bring it nearer catching up with rival General Electric Co . ...


2014-09-22 16:07:44 -0400

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock ExchangeNEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks closed lower on Monday, with the S&P 500 suffering its biggest one-day decline since early August as the latest housing data came in much weaker than expected, raising new concerns about the level of growth in the economy. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 104.01 points, or 0.6 percent, to 17,175.73, the S&P 500 lost 15.89 points, or 0.79 percent, to 1,994.51 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 52.10 points, or 1.14 percent, to 4,527.69. (Reporting by Ryan Vlastelica; Editing by Nick Zieminski)


2014-09-22 16:06:30 -0400
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) — Wesleyan University in Connecticut on Monday ordered its residential fraternities to become coeducational within the next three years.
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