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Implications of the Recent Retail Wage Increases
Mar 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Setphen D. Hans Recently, Wal-Mart announced its decision to raise the base wage of its employees. Wal-Mart plans to increase wages for close to 40 percent of its workforce. As of April, wo...
Coming Soon: 3 Family Brick Residential Home in East Elmhurst. ASKING $999,000
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George & Abigail Herrera Will Introduce another 3 Family for Sale in East Elmhurst NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely East Elmhurst 3 Family Home for Sale. Offe...
Just Listed Single Family Brick Home for Sale in Briarwood NY. Asking $750k
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George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another Single Family Home for Sale in Kew Garden Hills NY!!!   Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Kew Garden Hiils One Family Home...
Wal-Mart Hit by EEOC with Age and Disability Discrimination Suit
Mar 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans Sometimes hearing about a discrimination case is the best way for employers to understand potential liability. People would expect a company the size of Wal-Mart to have ant...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: MAR 2015
Mar 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
March 2015 Queens NY Market Update Homes sales declined in February on a monthly basis, and continued to show declines year-over-year. Prices followed a similar pattern as the sales, posting a mont...
Just Listed: 1 Bedroom Coop For Sale at Station Square in Forest Hills, NY 11375
Mar 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1br Coop for Sale at Station Square in Forest Hills NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Forest Hills Coop for Sale. Of...
Money Saving Winter Roofing Tips- Spot Out Faulty Gutters Yourself
Mar 06, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 365 365 recommendations | email to a friend
A good roof is perhaps one of the most important investments a homeowner can make. Any good investment requires good maintenance. One of the most crucial factors in upholding a roofing system is th...
JUST LISTED: 2br Coop For Sale at Windsor Oaks in Bayside, NY!
Mar 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 149 149 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 2br Coop for Sale at Windsor Oaks in Bayside NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Bayside Coop for Sale. Offered for sa...
JUST LISTED: 2br 2bth Coop for Sale at the Mayflower in Forest Hills NY
Mar 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 162 162 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 2br 2bth Coop for Sale at the Mayflower in Forest Hills NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Forest Hills Coop for Sale...
Do You Have to Pay On-Call Employees for Their Time On-Call?
Mar 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 150 150 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans When you hire certain employees for on-call services, questions often arise about wages and hours. The Fair Labor Standards Act (FSLA) addresses the issue of on-call employe...

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Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce holds first meeting
Elects council of advisors, board of directors
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St. John's faculty, students shave heads for good cause
University chops for pediatric cancer research in sixth annual event
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Long Island City artwork sparks cultural discussion
Town hall meeting covers topics on the arts
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Dime Savings home to new art exhibit
Features works by students at Flushing school
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Businesses, elected officials continue fight against Move NY
Say tolls on East River would hurt local business, professionals
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Riders Alliance petitions state to fund MTA improvements
Spend the week collecting Subway “horror stories”
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Turner to be named chair of the Queens County GOP
In a party where compromise often lacking, a show of unity
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Pols announce bill to combat illegal home conversions
Would punish landlords while protecting tenants
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Educational policies on the menu
District 26 officials discuss schools at legislative breakfast
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Whitestone residents try to save bank branch
Capital One set to close Utopia location in April
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Whitestone residents try to save bank branch
Capital One set to close Utopia location in April
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Teachers discuss Cuomo’s education plan at Elmhurst forum
Criticize sweeping overhaul proposed in January by governor
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Business, community leaders critical of MoveNY plan
Say tolls on East River bridges really a tax
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New tech grant would benefit community colleges
If passed, schools could apply for $100,000 in funding
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QC students hold vigil for Muslims murdered in NC
Local members of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) joined Queens College faculty and students on Wednesday for a vigil in remembrance of the three Muslim students murdered in North C...
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New York firefighters hose down debris the morning after the fire at the commercial and residential block on March 27, 2015, in New York's East VillageNew York police recovered two bodies Sunday from the rubble of a Manhattan building destroyed by a suspected gas explosion. Two people had been reported missing from a sushi restaurant ravaged by Thursday's blast, which blew the front off a commercial and residential property on Second Avenue in East Village and led to a multi-building fire. Police had previously said witness statements put both missing people in the sushi restaurant at the time of the explosion. New York's fire commissioner said it would take a week to clear the debris created by the incident, which leveled three properties and badly damaged a fourth.


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Louisville's Montrezl Harrell (24) dunks the ball in front of Michigan State's Bryn Forbes (5) during the first half of a regional final in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Sunday, March 29, 2015, in Syracuse, N.Y. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Coach Tom Izzo and the Michigan State Spartans capped an improbable run to the Final Four with an overtime win.


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New York Yankees first baseman Alex Rodriguez makes the out on Houston Astros' Jose Altuve during the first inning of a spring training exhibition baseball game in Kissimmee, Fla., Sunday, March 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Alex Rodriguez played first base for the first time in his professional career Sunday, handling three chances in three innings during the New York Yankees' 7-0 win over the Houston Astros.


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