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2015 Queens Arts Fund: Funding for Queens Artists and Arts Organizations
Jul 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 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 | 4 4 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 | 196 196 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 | 225 225 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 | 265 265 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 | 270 270 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...
Interview to author Tony Napoli.
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 718 718 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently I published a review on the popular book “My Father, My Don,” A Son’s Journey from Organized Crime to Sobriety, and I am now pleased to offer our readers an interview to the author, Tony N...
How Much Can Allegations of Discrimination Cost You?
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 250 250 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans Discrimination is a serious issue for employers. It can lead to disputes, lawsuits and even forced business sales. Forced business sale, substantial fines and the disgrace o...
Wage and Hours Cases Setting Precedents for Tipped Employees
May 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 416 416 recommendations | email to a friend
  Restaurant owners are subject to numerous regulations they must comply with and as various cases are litigated, rulings establish new precedents that can change how the industry does business. Ma...
Real Estate-Guideline for Buyers!
May 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
May 26th, 2014*Guideline for buyers by experienced Real Estate Broker-JIM TURANO This is my 36 year in the Business, and I have written many articles for decades to assist sellers & buyers. What bu...

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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
Apr 06, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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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
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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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Inside Broadway brings the show to the kids
Arts program “builds a musical” in Flushing
Mar 23, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Immigrants help ‘comptrol’ the economy

Report focuses on immigrant contributions in NYC
Mar 19, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Displeasure growing with city's tree initiative
Residents upset with plantings in front of their homes
Mar 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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FDNY, neighborhoods would be “taxed” if cuts go through
Pols say closing 20 firehouses a big mistake
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Wage overhaul at Queens Center Mall
Groups demand higher wages for mall employees and affordable community space
Mar 09, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Straphangers: Don’t make these cuts!
MTA board listens to moving pleas from riders, pols
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Nothing 'Common' about Flushing mega-development
Parking, traffic focus of latest CB7 meeting
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Access granted
Volunteer Ambulance Corps back in fold
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NEW YORK (AP) — The Ramones always seemed too fast. Their songs rushed by, often two minutes or less of pure adrenaline. Their influence outstripped their sales. And now, with the death of drummer Tommy, all four original members of the seminal punk rock band are gone.
2014-07-12 13:31:54 -0400

Spain's Alberto Contador (L) and Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey arrive to cross the finish line at the end of the eighth stage of the Tour de France on July 12, 2014 between Tomblaine and Gerardmer La MauselaineGérardmer (France) (AFP) - Alberto Contador ignited the yellow jersey battle on Saturday as Blel Kadri became the first home stage winner at this year's Tour de France. Kadri rode to a solo victory after attacking his fellow escape companions in the final 25km of the 161km eighth stage from Tomblaine and came in more than two minutes ahead of Contador.


2014-07-12 13:29:02 -0400

Nickolay Mladenov, the United Nations Secretary-General Special Representative for Iraq, visits a Iraqi refugee camp on the outskirts of ArbilBy Ahmed Rasheed and Maggie Fick BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi soldiers backed by Shi'ite militias fought Sunni rebels for control of a military base northeast of Baghdad on Saturday as a U.N. envoy warned of chaos if divided lawmakers do not make progress on Sunday towards naming a government. Forces loyal to Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki launched an early morning push to repel Islamic State militants who fought their way on Thursday into a military base on the edge of Muqdadiya, 80 km (50 miles) northeast of the capital.


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