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Aug 27, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Well congratulations to Jim Turano. You have served the Communities for 37 years in the Real Estate Business and now through a chance meeting with a famous artist she had to sketch you. Very good b...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Listing Specialist with the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . August 2016 Market Update Home sales in July dropped again for the fifth consecutive month. De...
What to do When Your Designated Driver Plan Fails
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
There’s no question that designating a driver reduces drunken driving accidents and saves lives. Designated Driver Statistics As time goes along, more and more people have gotten on board with the ...
If I Return to Work Making Less Money, Am I Still Entitled to Workers’ Compensation Benefits?
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers So you’ve been hurt at work and you can’t perform your old job. What happens if you go back to work at a different position, ...
The Difference that Jurisdiction Could Make in a High Profile Divorce Case
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
by Chris Palermo   Different states and different countries have laws that can significantly affect the outcome of a divorce. A prime example is a high profile case reported in the New York Post . ...
Equal Pay for Women Issues
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Long Island City, Queens & NYC Employment Defense Attorney From an employer’s standpoint, if you are following similar pay practices to other businesses, it may seem like safet...
Prevent Boating Tragedy – A Guide to Safe Boating on Long Island
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Steven Palermo: The Suffolk Personal Injury Lawyer Cool ocean breezes on a hot summer day and the freedom of an open sea make boating a favorite pastime for many people. It’s a lifestyle fo...
HemClear: An Alternative Hemorrhoid Treatment
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
Hemorrhoids are painful, swollen blood vessels and veins around the anus that can cause severe discomfort to sufferers. They can be internal, located inside the anus, or external, meaning that you’...
Can I File Suit against My Employer if I Am Injured at Work?
Aug 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers' Compensation Lawyers A question we frequently get from prospective clients has to do with whether or not an employer can be sued in court for a pe...
New York City Affirms Rights to Use Bathrooms Consistent with Gender Identity
Aug 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 118 118 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:Stephen Hans & Associates Media outlets across the country are addressing controversial laws passed recently in certain states that prohibit transgender individuals from using bathrooms cons...

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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 | 2898 views | 0 0 comments | 18 18 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 | 3025 views | 0 0 comments | 18 18 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...
Go Green and "Treecycle" at MulchFest 2014! by Kathleen
December 30, 2013 12:16 PM | 13805 views | 0 0 comments | 241 241 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 | 2108 views | 0 0 comments | 12 12 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 | 1868 views | 0 0 comments | 12 12 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...
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Demonstrators hold a banner that reads in Portuguese; "Temer out, the people decide" during a protest against Brazil's acting President Michel Temer, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016. The lead prosecutor in the trial to oust Brazil's first female president said Tuesday that Rousseff had committed "fraud" in her accounting practices, then came to tears saying she hopes the leader forgives her for causing her to suffer. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Senators deciding whether to oust President Dilma Rousseff headed into a long night of debate Tuesday, with so many wanting to speak that the judge presiding over the impeachment trial put off the final vote until Wednesday.


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A general view of the Cave Cathedral or St. Sama'ans Church on the Mokattam hills overlooking Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016. After long hoping for an end to restrictions on the building of churches, many of Egypt's Christians are infuriated and feeling betrayed after lawmakers on Tuesday passed a law giving authorities broad powers to veto construction for vague reasons including worries over 'national security.' (AP Photo/Nariman El-Mofty)CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's lawmakers on Tuesday passed the country's first law spelling out the rules for building a church, a step Christians have long hoped would free up construction that was often blocked by authorities. But angry critics in the community say the law will only enshrine the restrictions.


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WESTBROOK, Maine (AP) — Wessie P. Thon might actually be Wessie A. Conda.
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