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This Month in Queens Real Estate: DEC 2014
Dec 17, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Dec 2014 Queens NY Market Update  The pace of home sales continued to decrease in November and inventory continued to track below last year’s levels as well.  Sales are well below those seen in the...
NYC Employment Law — Pre-tax Transit Benefits
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
As employers, sometimes it is difficult to keep with the employment law changes, which is why you should consult periodically with an employment defense lawyer and stay apprised of new laws. At the...
Roll with Queens Council on the Arts! Come to the Casino Caliente!
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens Council on the Arts (QCA) is turning 50 in 2016, but we are kicking off the festivities a year early! Save yourself a plane ticket and join QCA for a hot night in Havana,Cuba right here in L...
Wage and Hour Regulation Pitfalls
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
Business owners can get themselves into trouble when not understanding wage and hours laws. What appears to be a bright idea that cuts corners and saves money is sometimes a violation that leads to...
In life, the glass is always half full! Exclusive interview with cartoonist Maria Scrivan
Dec 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena   | 19 November 2014   Maria Scrivan’s cartoons are published in MAD Magazine, Parade Magazine, Prospect Magazine (UK), on Mashable.com, Salon.com. Funny Times a...
Zeffirelli's La Boheme at the Metropolitan Opera: a review
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 118 118 recommendations | email to a friend
  Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena 3 December 2014 |     Zeffirelli’s production of La Boheme at the metropolitan Opera shines. A sample of the stage set up as performed in a preceding season. L...
Are You Staying on Top of Regulations that Affect Your Restaurant?
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent change in regulations predicted to arrive soon is that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will release a national menu labeling standard for chain restaurants. The standard will addres...
The World Seen Through a Dog’s Point of View. An Exclusive Interview with Paul Gilligan, author of Pooch Café
Dec 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
  Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena 10 October 2014 |   Paul Gilligan with Poncho, the main character of Pooch Cafe According to his website, www.poochcafe.com, Paul Gilligan’s affair with art be...
What about Wellness Programs as Part of Health Coverage?
Nov 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 157 157 recommendations | email to a friend
Today many companies offering health insurance also provide wellness programs, which are a preventative medicine approach to health. Today, 94 percent of employers with more than 400 employees and ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: NOV 2014 (Month's Supply: 6.3 Months)
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 233 233 recommendations | email to a friend
Oct 2014 Queens NY Market Update  Queens home sales are down for the third month in a row from August – October. Home sales are also remaining significantly below last year’s levels, according to t...

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New York Hospital Queens grows, despite state cuts
New York Hospital Queens succeeded in expanding during a sluggish economy, as other borough hospitals closed, but it faces new challenges in adapting to stringent healthcare cuts, president and CEO...
May 17, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Liu, Lancman reach out to immigrants
Last Saturday, New York City Comptroller John Liu and Assemblyman Rory Lancman teamed up outside of the Queens Library Lefferts Branch in Richmond Hill to make the community aware of immigration jo...
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Cleaner air, cheaper heating costs
City launches eco-friendly initiative
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Pheffer appointed as Queens County Clerk
Question of who will fill her seat hangs
May 10, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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A walk with Jack Eichenbaum
Queens borough historian talks about his love of the borough
May 10, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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New racino looking for new employees
Resorts World NY officially starts the hiring process
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It’s Bike Month in Queens
Our guide to the borough's best events
May 03, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Firehouse opens doors to the kids of 9/11 firefighters
Valeen Kalimootoo
May 03, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols demand 7 train fix
MTA: repair work will continue
May 03, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ten years later, communication problems still exist
First responders still lack basic radios
Apr 26, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn activists to upstate prison towns: “Have a cow, man.”
What do hot fudge Sundays and the Rockefeller drug laws have in common? According to one Brooklyn advocacy group, the fate of the state’s economy. Bedford-Stuyvesant based Milk Not Jails is equal p...
Apr 26, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Just who is responsible for Douglaston monument?
Pol can't figure out which agency should clean WWI tribute
Apr 26, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Students plant trees in Kissena Park to learn preservation
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Apr 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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State senator takes stock at century mark
Avella discusses his first 100 days in Albany
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Audit finds carousel operator owes city money
On top of abandoning the Forest Park carousel, vendor New York One has also taken the city round and round when it comes to paying money it owes. An audit by City Comptroller John Liu found that th...
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FILE - Lennon, right, and Maisy Stella, left, perform during the Americana Music Honors and Awards show in this Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013 file photo taken in Nashville, Tenn. HarperCollins Publishers announced Friday Dec. 19, 2014 that the young Stella sisters, stars of the TV series "Nashville," are working on the picture book "In the Waves." (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Lennon & Maisy, the Canadian-born music and acting team, will soon be Lennon & Maisy the co-authors.


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TOKYO (AP) — The Japanese researcher whose claim of a major breakthrough in stem cell research was discredited resigned after the government lab where she worked failed to replicate her results.
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BANGKOK (AP) — Thai Union Frozen Products announced Friday it is acquiring Bumble Bee Seafoods, a major seller of canned tuna in the United States, for $1.5 billion.
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