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What Employers Should Know About Retaliation
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Based on Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)   explains that it is illegal for employers to fire, demote, or otherwise “retali...
JUST LISTED: 1 Family Brick Home in Rego Park (89-18 63rd Ave) NY 11374
Jun 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1 Family Brick Home for Sale in Rego Park NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Rego Park 1 Family Brick Home for Sale. ...
More Trees, Please! Wealthy neighborhoods have the most trees!
Jun 18, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 657 657 recommendations | email to a friend
  "God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools." ~John Muir If you'd like to request a tree p...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JUNE 2015
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
JUNE 2015 QUEENS REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE The pace of existing home sales increased slightly from April to May according to the latest report released by the Long island Board of Realtors. This is...
Long Island Roads See Two Police Officers Die in Separate Vehicle Crashes
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
Sometimes fate takes unexpected turns that we find unexplainable. The odds are slim to none that two former police officers about the same age would die in single vehicle crashes over the same week...
Take Quick Actions When Signs of Discrimination Emerge in Your Business
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
All too often, business owners are not aware of their managers or supervisors engaging in discriminatory practices toward workers. When workers complain about racial or nationality slurs being made...
TRADE SHOW TIPS FROM OLD SCHOOL PROS!
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Yes, it is the day of texting, LinkedIn, reaching out and touching someone, but only electronically. According to some of the greatest sales pros in the franchise community, there is still no repla...
Immigrants In Limbo As Obama Implements New Programs: By A Lawyer
Jun 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 154 154 recommendations | email to a friend
In December 2014 a lawsuit was filed against President Obama’s administration’s proposed immigration plans. The lawsuit alleged constitutional issues that involved the President disregarding Congre...
How To File For Ch. 7 Bankruptcy & Eliminate Debt: By A NYC Lawyer
Jun 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 191 191 recommendations | email to a friend
A Chapter 7 Bankruptcy is a relatively simple process. There are only a few procedures that must take place before a debtor receives a discharge of all or most of his debt: 1. Pre-Bankruptcy Credit...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: MAY 2015
May 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 216 216 recommendations | email to a friend
May 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update   Right now the Queens’ real estate market is feeling pretty tight to say the least. If you or someone you know has been searching for a home, they can tel...

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Police: three shot outside Jamaica Wendy's
Suspected gang dispute
Mar 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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College Point mail facility set to close
Congress can alter decision before May 15
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Pols: Flushing High not failing, DOE is
Hold rally to protest proposed closure of school
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Airport workers demand higher wages
Workers from airports around the city are calling on the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to require employment agencies it contracts with to pay higher wages. A coalition of Southeastern ...
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Liu delivers first State of the City
Highlights plans for economic recovery
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Queens community honors Pat Dolan
Unveils plaque to be hung in expanded Kew Gardens Hills library
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Car-cinogens: pols look to ban smoking in autos
Could be fined if smoking in a car with kids under 14
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Dromm fights to legalize medical marijuana
How do marijuana possession arrests affect taxpayers? Why do arrests seem to target minorities, blacks and Latinos? Do laws making the substance illegal really discourage people from using it? Thos...
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Willets Pt. protests “campaign of terror”
The nearly 2,000 workers in Willets Point are fed up with the systemic harassment they say the city, which is looking to redevelop the area, has imposed on them since January 2. More than 30 worker...
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Thief can't make getaway
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) announced that the MTA Police Department arrested a 20-year-old Queens man, Thomas Gray of 214th Place, with multiple counts of larceny related to th...
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Fracked!
Filmmaker arrested at hydrofracking hearing
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Flushing celebrates Lunar New Year
Flushing officially welcomed in the Year of the Dragon this past Saturday with the 16th Annual Lunar New Year Parade. A fireworks display started the festivities, which kicked off at the intersecti...
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Cooper steps down as Flushing Meadows head
Few would argue that when Estelle Cooper, the longtime administrator for Flushing Meadows Corona Park, resigned in early January, the park lost a true champion of cause and attention. The park had ...
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Reps: keep taxes mailed to city post offices
Cheaper to contract out-of-state, city says
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Street getting repaved? ‘Curb’ your enthusiasm
Residents say job eliminated curbs on their block
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A senior State Department official said on Wednesday agreement had been reached with Cuba on embassy staffing levels and travel of U.S. diplomats outside Havana. The official, speaking after U.S. President Barack Obama announced that the United States and Cuba would open embassies in each other's countries, said the American embassy would operate like others in restrictive environments. "We are satisfied with the conditions agreed to, including access to diplomatic facilities, travel of diplomats and the level of staffing," the official told reporters, speaking on condition of anonymity.
2015-07-01 12:48:07 -0400
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A conference call among euro zone finance ministers to discuss the Greek debt crisis has ended, Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem said on Twitter on Wednesday. (Reporting by Adrian Croft)
2015-07-01 12:48:03 -0400
ATHENS (Reuters) - No new Eurogroup meeting on Greece is planned before a Sunday referendum in which Greeks vote whether to accept or reject a bailout deal offered by creditors, a Greek government official said after a call between finance ministers of the currency union.
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