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Free One Hour Reserved Queens Parking
Jul 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
If you need a private parking space...come to 262nd Street and 79th Avenue in Floral Park. We have one reserved just for you.....directly in front of a fire hydrant. Not many people park there beca...
Just Listed for Sale: 255-21 75 Ave #Upper, Glen Oaks, NY 11104 3 Bedrooms, 1 Full Bath
Jul 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Shameer Fazal Real Estate Team proudly presents this lovely Co-op apartment located in Glen Oaks, NY. This property is conveniently located and has great amenities just waiting for the right buyer....
NYC Employment Defense Discrimination Attorney
Jul 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans What If an Employee Can’t Work the Schedule the Employer Wants? In many situations, a schedule conflict is a reason not to hire a prospective employee. However, when the emp...
Cutchogue Long Island Limo Crash- Southold Businessman charged with DWI
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A Fatal Car Accident Tragically Ends the Lives of Four Young Women in Suffolk County Cutchogue Long Island Limo Crash- Southold Businessman charged with DWI by Steven Palermo When returning from lo...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JULY 2015
Jul 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
June 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update The pace of home sales rose in June, but were still below the pace of sales last June. The combination of buyers looking to take advantage of low interest...
2 Families in Middle Village,NY for sale!
Jul 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
While many buyers are on vacation, there is less competition. Also the mortgage rates are still below 4% and will not stay there forever. These two 2 Families are located right off Eliot Avenue. St...
What Employers Should Know About Retaliation
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 178 178 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 | 182 182 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 | 801 801 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 | 2 2 comments | 207 207 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...

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Local family fights hunger medical disorder
Many people suffer from food allergies, but few are allergic to everything. KeVaughn “K.E.” Plunkett, now in fourth grade at P.S. 229, suffers from a rare medical condition called eosinophilic gast...
Apr 19, 2012 | 6 6 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Battle over fluoride returns
The dispute over fluoride will continue for another year, with Councilman Peter Vallone, Jr. hosting a day of activities at City Hall on May 15 to announce the introduction of legislation to ban ad...
Apr 11, 2012 | 5 5 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Liu recovers $1.2 mil for cheated workers
On the historic anniversary of Reverend Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination on April 4, 1968, Comptroller John Liu announced a victory for immigrant workers in New York City. After what he calle...
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Prostitution activity at Kew Gardens motels forces shut downs
Two Kew Gardens motels allegedly served as prostitution havens for pimps and prostitutes, and five employees at the Kew Motor Inn and the Par Central Motor Inn have been arrested on prostitution-re...
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Nine finalists in QEDC StartUP! challenge
The Queens Economic Development Corporation (QEDC) announced nine finalists in its sixth StartUP! Business Plan Competition at Deluge Restaurant in Flushing on Thursday, March 29. To prepare for th...
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Avella calls on feds to investigate redistricting
Raises concerns after piece of land removed from his district
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Halloran joins NY06 congressional race
GOP candidate will await outcome of three-way Democratic primary
Mar 28, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Volunteers clean Garden in March for The Earth event
The Queens Botanical Garden held their second annual March for The Earth event on March 25, with volunteers from various organizations, corporate partners and schools taking part. The event held Su...
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Queens College awards first translation prize
Getting published for the first time is a struggle for many translators, but Anne Posten, a student in the Queens College Master of Fine Arts Program in Creative Writing and Literary Translation, w...
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Ackerman decides to call it quits
Longtime congressman won't run in new district
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Co-ops fight unfair taxes
Queens lawmakers are pushing legislation to keep co-ops and condominiums from paying excessive legal fees when challenging a tax assessment, as well as to stabilize assessments for two years after ...
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Flushing hotel holds treasured piece of Sicilian history
In the back of a lobby in a hotel in Flushing, lives a traditional folkloristic symbol dating to the 19th Century from Italy's largest island, Sicily. The elaborately decorated carts, or Carretto S...
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Flushing residents call on BSA to nix church variance
Say facility would destroy low-rise character of neighborhood
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Gang unit gives updates on activity in Queens
Although gangs are not the most prevalent crime issue in Queens, they do exist in the borough, and they come in all colors and ethnic backgrounds. Ray Ramos and Gerry Pizzano, members of the Queens...
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Dromm, Mulgrew blast DOE, Mayor at education town hall
Say education is not a business
Mar 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Double-hand transplant recipient eight-year-old Zion Harvey smiles during a news conference Tuesday, July 28, 2015, at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) in Philadelphia. Surgeons said Harvey of Baltimore who lost his limbs to a serious infection, has become the youngest patient to receive a double-hand transplant. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An 8-year-old boy who lost his hands and feet to a serious infection has become the youngest patient to receive a double-hand transplant, surgeons said Tuesday.


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This photo shows the dental offices of Walter James Palmer in Bloomington, Minn., on Tuesday, July 28, 2015. Palmer, an avid hunter, is accused of illegally killing a well-known and protected lion, named Cecil, during a big game hunt in Zimbabwe. The killing has outraged animal conservationists and others worldwide. (AP Photo/Amy Forliti)BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — An avid Minnesota hunter accused of illegally killing a protected lion in Zimbabwe said Tuesday that he thought everything about his trip was legal and wasn't aware of the animal's status "until the end of the hunt."


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FILE - In this July 11, 2015 file photo, Pope Francis is surrounded by people taking pictures with their smart phones, as he arrives for a meeting with representatives of the civil society at the San Jose school stadium in Asuncion, Paraguay. Five Hispanic Catholic organizations will launch a national online campaign encouraging the Latino community to welcome Francis to the United States through social networks. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — Seats on the floor of the House chamber are not for everybody. But when Pope Francis addresses Congress this fall, they're going to be even harder to get than usual — and this means you, former senators and representatives.


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