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Queens Real Estate Market: 2015 Year in Review
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty   Queens Real Estate Market 2015 Year in Review Welcome to our first edition of the “Queens Real Estate M...
Can You Ask Employees to Undergo Medical Screening and Ask About Medical History?
Jan 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Employment Defense Attorney talks about Non Discrimination Act Knowing what you can ask and must not ask employees or job applicants is vital for businesses. With all the information avail...
Should you Sell a Property with or without Tenants?
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home team at Keller Williams Realty So you own a rental or investment property in Queens and you’ve determined that now is the right time to ...
What Does the 2016 Minimum Wage Hike Mean for You as an Employer?
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 160 160 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans A minimum wage increase of $8.75 to $9.00 went into effect in New York on December 31, 2015. For employers, it obviously means you must pay higher wages to all employees who...
Business Law: Corporations VS. Partnerships VS. Sole Proprietorship
Jan 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 212 212 recommendations | email to a friend
There are various types of business organizations: corporations, general partnerships and sole proprietorships. These business organizations have their own legal requirements so they can also be co...
Press Agents—Foot Soldiers in Celebrity Divorce Wars
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 228 228 recommendations | email to a friend
by Chris Palermo | Dec 31, 2015 | Chris Palermo Blog , divorce , PTB Blog How Celebrities Win and Lose at Divorce For regular folks, divorce is mostly won or lost in the courtroom, or in legal proc...
Long Island Man Driving Lamborghini Dies in Single Car Run-Off-Road Crash
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 232 232 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | Dec 29, 2015 | Car Accident Attorney's , PTB Blog Port Jefferson, Long Island Car Crash CBS New York reported that Glen Nelson, age 48, who lived in Belle Terre died in a crash ...
Marco Malvaldi’s “Game For Five”
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 345 345 recommendations | email to a friend
Review by Tiziano Thomas Dossena To read a book that was originally written in Italian and that uses idiomatic expressions with validity and proper impact in the English translation is a special tr...
Million Dollar Legal Mistakes by a Billion Dollar Company
Dec 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 364 364 recommendations | email to a friend
by Stephen D. Hans | Dec 8, 2015 | Employment Defense Attorney Even billion dollar companies can allow legal mistakes to occur and have it cost them millions of dollars. Such appears to be the case...
Celebrity Divorces: Angry Divorces to Avoid and Amicable Examples to Follow
Dec 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 320 320 recommendations | email to a friend
Dec 8, 2015 | Chris Palermo Blog , divorce | Suffolk County Divorce & Family Law Attorney:Celebrity Divorces It is no secret that celebrities are often put in the position of role models for the re...

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After 12-year wait, bathrooms open in Bayside park
Feb 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Advocates and pols demand real affordable housing, union jobs
In Mayor Bill de Blasio’s quest to build or preserve 200,000 units of affordable housing over the next decade, one coalition of advocates say the mayor’s plan isn’t affordable enough for the lowest...
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Community House wins Yelp grant contest
Forest Hills-based nonprofit directly serves 20,000 people annually
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols renew push for new police precinct
Want to split the 105th into two, create 116th
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents vow to fight variance request for mosque
Say Flushing site is inappropriate for facility as proposed
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Group announces Flushing 2050 project to manage growth
Focused on long-term community-led planning for neighborhood
Jan 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Borough's first medical marijuana dispensary opens in Elmhurst
CEO says facility feels like a doctor's office
Jan 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Borough Board reviews budget requests for FY2017
After Mayor Bill de Blasio released his preliminary budget for Fiscal Year 2017 last week, members of the Queens Borough Board held a hearing Monday in Kew Gardens to take budget requests from comm...
Jan 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekend blizzard produces record snowfall
Queens residents, pols upset about unplowed streets
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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With another home facing demo, residents rally for landmarking
Renew call for city to designate Broadway-Flushing historic district
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol calls on MTA to release service stats for 7 line
Says delays up, while agency says numbers already available
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Dozens arrested in LaGuardia Airport demonstration
Hundreds of city officials, airport workers and advocates rallied for higher wages and benefits at a Martin Luther King Day rally on a cold Monday afternoon. Dozens were arrested in the demonstrati...
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weprin talks State of the State with community leaders
Garners support by emphasizing fixing transportation needs
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Avella offers own recommendations to fight homeless problems
City announces it will double the number of Drop-In Centers
Jan 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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City rejects proposals for festival in FMCP
The Parks Department has rejected all three proposals to host a multi-day music festival in the largest park in Queens. The organizers behind the Cochella music festival, AEG, were the first to app...
Jan 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Syrian refugees push each other as they queue for tents in Bab al-Salama, near the Turkish border, after fleeing the embattled city of Aleppo, February 6, 2016Tens of thousands of Syrians were stranded at the border with Turkey on Monday after escaping a Russia-backed government offensive in Aleppo, as Germany's chancellor prepared to visit Ankara to press for tighter border controls. Turkey has vowed to help the crowds of people, including many women and children, but has not opened its borders and aid agencies have warned they are facing a "desperate" situation as they wait for help. "Turkey has reached the limit of its capacity to absorb the refugees," Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus told CNN Turk television.


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Carolina Panthers’ Cam Newton (1) kicks his leg during the second half of the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on Super Bowl Sunday from AP reporters covering the game, the telecast, the commercials and fans around the world (All times local):


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Denver Broncos' Miller strips the ball away from Carolina Panthers' quarterback Newton on a sack leading to a Denver recovery in the end zone for a touchdown in the first quarter during the NFL's Super Bowl 50 football game in Santa ClaraBy Larry Fine SANTA CLARA, Calif. (Reuters) - The underdog Denver Broncos, relying on their top-ranked defense, carried a 13-7 lead over the Carolina Panthers into halftime of Super Bowl 50 at Levi's Stadium on Sunday. The Panthers, who trailed 10-0 after the first quarter, charged back at the start of the second quarter as quarterback Cam Newton, the league MVP, led Carolina on a touchdown drive. ...


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