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What Employers Should Know about Paternity Leaves
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 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 | 48 48 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...
Michael Mossman Jazz Concert
Aug 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Michael Mossman Jazz Concert August 23, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM 2013 Grammy nominated Jazz performer Michael Mossman will be performing at Atlas Park this Saturday, August 23rd, from 7-9PM. Mr. Mos...
If you’re loyal to your insurance carrier it will cost you
Aug 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 162 162 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...
U.S. Supreme Court Rules Inherited IRAs are Not Protected from Creditors
Jul 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 209 209 recommendations | email to a friend
On June 12, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court—in a unanimous decision—ruled that Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs) inherited by anyone other than a spouse are not retirement funds and therefore are ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JULY 2014
Jul 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 250 250 recommendations | email to a friend
June 2014 Queens NY Market Update    The pace of home sales rose sharply in June but was still below the pace of sales in June 2013. Prices posted moderate gains in June as well, remaining on pace ...
Estate Planning Basics for Newlyweds – How to Get Prepared for the Unexpected
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 266 266 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s that time of year – the time for beautiful weddings, fun receptions, delicious cakes, special gifts, and romantic honeymoons. While this is a joyous time for everyone, it’s also time for you a...
The Annual Pay Notice Requirement of the New York Wage Theft Prevention Act Could Be Close to Ending
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 270 270 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans After the Wage Theft Prevention Act went into effect, restaurant owners and other types of business owners became burdened with paperwork as they complied with annual requir...
Looking for an apartment? Ideas to benefit you!
Jul 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Ideas to benefit you. 'MIDDLE VILLAGE AREA' With plenty of competition out there looking for the same apartment that you are looking for, do you think it is a good idea to: Have on hand three month...
2015 Queens Arts Fund: Funding for Queens Artists and Arts Organizations
Jul 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens Council on the Arts (QCA) supports the hard work and contributions of the borough’s creative citizens with our Queens Arts Fund (QAF) grant program. These QAF grants help build the creative ...

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Support Our Troops! by Kathleen
February 04, 2014 12:29 PM | 6586 views | 0 0 comments | 233 233 recommendations | email to a friend
Stephen Shklando, Maspeth resident and member of Boy Scout Troop 312, is working towards completing his Eagle Service Project by collecting and sending supplies to our troops overseas.  The followi...
Birthday Parties for Children & Tweens by Kathleen
February 03, 2014 01:19 PM | 836 views | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Looking for a truly unique place to hold your child's birthday party...Alley Pond Environmental Center is just the place! APEC provides a two hour educational party complete with live animals, trai...
Tricia Taitt Go from Artist to Creative Entrepreneur QCA Presents BYOB in Brief: Personal Finance Fundamentals by Queens Council
January 15, 2014 11:04 AM | 1360 views | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Astoria,NY– Financial literacy is critical to managing one’s art.  Without it you can’t successfully budget for a theater production, tell a potential investor your funding needs or cover your pers...
QCA Logo Queens Council on the Arts Presents: High School to Art School Interview Day for Winter/Spring Program by Queens Council
February 14, 2014 11:22 AM | 1521 views | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens,NY– Do you or does someone you love want to go to Art College to pursue a degree in Art? QCA’s High School to Art School Portfolio Development Program (HS2AS) provides high school juniors an...
Brooklyn Divorce Attorney-Every dog will have his day – in divorce court! by cindy
January 09, 2014 04:33 PM | 9013 views | 0 0 comments | 315 315 recommendations | email to a friend
Every dog will have his day – in divorce court! Many pet owners these days are more likely to think of their dogs, cats, pythons and hamsters as companions, family members, or even soul mates than ...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, May 28, 2013, file photo, Chelsea Clinton, from the Clinton Foundation, speaks during an interview at the Women Deliver conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Clinton is quitting her job as a reporter at NBC News. Clinton has been working at the network since 2011, sporadically doing feature stories on people or organizations doing public-spirited work. The network announced her exit on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. She was initially hired to do stories for Brian Williams' "Rock Center" newsmagazine, but that program was canceled. Her work occasionally appeared on NBC's "Nightly News." (AP Photo/Mark Baker, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Chelsea Clinton said Friday she is quitting her job as a reporter at NBC News, citing increased work at the Clinton Foundation and imminent birth of her first child.


2014-08-29 11:54:20 -0400
By Katya Golubkova and Denis Pinchuk MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia is ready for talks on resuming gas supplies to Ukraine, Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Friday, warning of disruption to flows to Europe this winter if a row over pricing and debts is not resolved. Novak said Moscow was ready to reduce its prices in an effort to secure a deal, but the proposed sum remained well above what Kiev has said it is willing to pay. The dispute comes amid escalating tensions between the two countries, with Ukraine accusing Russia of sending weapons and men to help a separatist rebellion in the east of the country -- an accusation Moscow rejects.
2014-08-29 11:51:17 -0400
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Poland refused permission for a plane carrying Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu to fly through its airspace while attempting to return from a visit to Slovakia, RIA news agency said on Friday. RIA said the minister's plane turned around and landed back in the Slovak capital Bratislava. The reason for the reported incident was unclear. Poland has been one of the countries most critical of Russia's actions in the Ukraine crisis, accusing it of aggression against its neighbor. (Reporting by Mark Trevelyan; Editing by Andrew Heavens)
2014-08-29 11:50:57 -0400