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This Month in Queens Real Estate: JULY 2014
Jul 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
June 2014 Queens NY Market Update    The pace of home sales rose sharply in June but was still below the pace of sales in June 2013. Prices posted moderate gains in June as well, remaining on pace ...
Estate Planning Basics for Newlyweds – How to Get Prepared for the Unexpected
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s that time of year – the time for beautiful weddings, fun receptions, delicious cakes, special gifts, and romantic honeymoons. While this is a joyous time for everyone, it’s also time for you a...
The Annual Pay Notice Requirement of the New York Wage Theft Prevention Act Could Be Close to Ending
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans After the Wage Theft Prevention Act went into effect, restaurant owners and other types of business owners became burdened with paperwork as they complied with annual requir...
Looking for an apartment? Ideas to benefit you!
Jul 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Ideas to benefit you. 'MIDDLE VILLAGE AREA' With plenty of competition out there looking for the same apartment that you are looking for, do you think it is a good idea to: Have on hand three month...
2015 Queens Arts Fund: Funding for Queens Artists and Arts Organizations
Jul 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens Council on the Arts (QCA) supports the hard work and contributions of the borough’s creative citizens with our Queens Arts Fund (QAF) grant program. These QAF grants help build the creative ...
Queens Council on the Arts’ 3rd Space Brings Emerging Artists Together
Jun 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
On Friday, July 18th, Queens Council on the Arts’  3rd Space  is proud to present Amy Wu and the launch of QNSMADE, a web-based project that celebrates the stories ofQueens through a series of port...
$$ OPPORTUNITY HAS KNOCKED ! $$ Networking For Prosperity & Adventure $$
Jun 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 279 279 recommendations | email to a friend
Bring Pen & Paper for this great opportunity to learn about:  * Job search, Employment Training, Networking Skills & How Every Dollar Counts . **Snacks & Beverages provided.** WHEN : Wednesday June...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JUNE 2014
Jun 19, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 311 311 recommendations | email to a friend
June 2014 Queens NY Market Update The pace of home sales rose in May after a slow start in the beginning of 2014. Inventory increased slightly again in May, meaning buyers should have a bit more ch...
Book Expo America 2014 Part 1: The Italian presence…
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 354 354 recommendations | email to a friend
  Originally Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena for L'Idea Magazine   Book Expo America 2014 has brought a wave of foreign authors, either in the original language or in translation, and among the...
Book Expo America 2014 Part 2: The Authors Speak…
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 355 355 recommendations | email to a friend
Originally Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena  for L'Idea Magazine   Javits Center was the center of attention for all American book lovers for four days at the end of May, with a series of events...

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Group rallies against exploitation of workers in Flushing
The Chinese Staff and Workers Association kicked off its Sweatshop Free Flushing campaign recently, joined by two restaurant workers who were fired last summer for joining a union. The group congre...
Apr 27, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents of Flushing project sick of the violence
Latimer Gardens residents call for tighter security
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Construction for new K-8 Jamaica school begins
On Friday, elected officials and the Department of Education (DOE) broke ground for P.S./I.S. 277, a 665-student K-8 school that will be located at 153-27 88th Avenue in Jamaica. "This new school w...
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Saving in ‘Liu’ of spending
Comptroller emphasizes curbing of City expenditures
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New health center at Citi Field open for business
HIT hopes to be a grand slam with Mets fans
Apr 13, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Liu speaks at QCC luncheon
The Queens Civic Congress (QCC), a coalition of the borough's many civic associations, held their biennial luncheon this past Sunday at Antun's in Queens Village. The keynote speaker and guest of h...
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Thousands come to job fair in search of work
Pack Aqueduct Racetrak in hopes of landing employment
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New commander ready to ship out
First female commander of the 442nd Military Police Company
Apr 06, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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CB7 gives Flushing Commons green light
But okay includes long list of stipulations
Apr 06, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Immigrant communities lagging in 2010 Census
Failure to complete could adversely affect NYC
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Only ‘one way’ to avoid accidents
Whitestone residents call for change on unsafe street
Mar 30, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Best Buy second store to open in Sky View
Retailer will adapt to serve Flushing Asian population
Mar 30, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Progressive Caucus formed in Council
Includes six members from Queens and Brooklyn
Mar 30, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senator Gillibrand visits downtown Flushing
On Saturday, Comptroller John Liu and Assemblywoman Grace Meng took U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand for a tour of their hometown, leading her through the busy streets of downtown Flushing. The focu...
Mar 23, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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CB7 gets to pick apart Flushing Commons project
It appears that the Flushing Commons project will command center stage for months to come as TDC Construction and the Rockefellar Group move forward with plans to develop Municipal Lot 1 in downtow...
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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says Taliban insurgents halted minibuses in western Afghanistan, identified 14 Shiite passengers and shot them dead by the side of the road.
2014-07-25 04:49:26 -0400

A dead tree stands beside a highway near Miami in the Florida Everglades. A fungus that follows an invasive beetle from Asia is killing trees across the Everglades, and there’s no way to stop the blight from spreading. Since first detected west of Miami 2011, laurel wilt has killed swamp bay trees scattered across 330,000 acres of the Everglades, a roughly 2 million-acre system of state and federal lands. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)MIAMI (AP) — A fungus carried by an invasive beetle from southeast Asia is felling trees across the Everglades, and experts have not found a way to stop a way to stop the blight from spreading.


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A Sudanese Salafi group in a statement on Thursday endorsed the Islamic State militant group that declared a caliphate after it swept through northern Iraq last month. "Our Brothers in the Islamic State ... announcing an inclusive caliphate is a good job," said Sudan's Al-Attasam belKetab wa al-Sunna, which broke from Sudan's Muslim Brotherhood in 1991 to establish a stricter Islamist movement.
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