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Restaurants Weigh in on Replacing Tipping with Service Charges
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Queens New York Employment Defense Attorneys Human Resource Consulting Law Firm Various restaurants across the country are in the process of changing tipping into service charges. The Seattle Eater...
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Are you having trouble evicting a tenant? The Landlord Center has been effectively representing landlords and have been very successful in fighting for their rights for over 20 years. The legal tea...
What it was Like to Buy a Home, after Selling Over 150...
Mar 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 188 188 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . My wife & I recently closed on the our very first home and boy was it an experience, especially considerin...
How Does a Prior Injury Affect Your Eligibility for Workers' Compensation Benefits?
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In New York, when you have been injured on the job, you have a right to seek benefits under the state's workers' compensation system. In fact, the workers' compensation system is generally your sol...
ARTS Community: Free Cultural Arts & Networking at CUP Center
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The Enterprise Collective is hosting a free community event to celebrate Women’s History Month at CUP Center located at 1071 Bedford Avenue in the Bedford Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn Saturday, M...
Where Is Paradise?
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Where is the Garden of Eden, and therefore, the tree of life, today? Is this the same as Paradise? Genesis 3:24 I may have bit off a little too much with this question. But it has often come to my ...
The Real Deal-Real Estate Update
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Since 1979 when Jim Turano then sales agent, first started, he was the first in the community to offer Senior Citizen Discounts. In addition he offered Police officers and fireman discounts when th...
Queens Real Estate Market Report: February 2016
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by George Herrera , Realtor and Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . Queens Real Estate Market Update: February 2016 Home sales dropped in January which is somewhat typical ...
University Policies to Deal with Sexual Harassment Issues
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Recently, a sexual harassment case involving a Chicago professor became high profile in the news. While you can view the case from the perspective of the victim and the alleged abuser, there is als...
5 Ways to Sell your Home for Top Dollar in Queens NY
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by George Herrera , Realtor and Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . If you own or live in Queens, then you already know that we do things differently here. Not only are we ...

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Shake Shack opens new location in Queens Center Mall
Shake Shack lovers no longer have to travel to John F. Kennedy Airport or Citi Field for a burger, fries and a shake. And they don’t have to venture out to Manhattan, either. The gourmet burger cha...
Dec 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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South Jamaica group celebrates 365 days without shootings
One neighborhood prone to gun violence is celebrating a whole year without a shooting. According to Erica Ford, who leads the South Jamaica Cure Violence program, the area between 111th and 118th a...
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A look back at the stories that shaped Queens in 2015
Mourning the loss of heroes in blue The city lost two officer in 2015 in Brian Moore, killed in the line of duty in Queens Village, and Randolph Holder, a Rockaway native killed in the line of duty...
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DOE drops school proposal
Won't convert Linden Place site into high school
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Officials tour pre-K program in College Point
Thanks to the city’s universal pre-kindergarten initiative, four-year-olds across New York City have a free seat in full-day classes at schools like P.S. 29 in College Point. Deputy Mayor Richard B...
Dec 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Students create insulated model homes for STEAM showcase
Part of city agency’s Young Engineers Program
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Groups distribute toys to children at St. Mary's
Councilman Paul Vallone played Santa Claus to the children at St. Mary's Healthcare System for Children in Bayside on Monday. With the help of some local students and community leaders, Christmas g...
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Woman dies after Porsche crashes into bus outside PS 22
Driver charged with DWI
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Pol joins Google for Internet safety presentation
About 93 percent of teenagers go online and surf the vast world of the Internet, according to a Pew Internet Project report. And that number’s only going up. That’s why Google brought its “Online S...
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Officer Brian Moore honored with street co-naming
25-year-old cop killed in line of duty in May
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Developer gives tour of TWA terminal before ULURP starts
Project would open hotel, as well as preserve landmark
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Lawmakers criticize MoveNY toll plan
MoveNY says it's ‘not concerned’ about rally
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Pol calls for swift removal of barges in Flushing Bay
Also calls for federal investigation into those responsible
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Agency scraps plan for new high school in Bayside
The School Construction Authority (SCA) decided Tuesday against building a new high school at the site of the current Bayside Jewish Center. The agency had hoped to purchase the property to constru...
Dec 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shannon Gaels break ground on new Gaelic sports field
The Shannon Gaels Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) and elected officials broke ground Monday on a new turf field at Frank Golden Park in College Point. The field will be used for the Irish club’s ...
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A Syrian man walks past destroyed buildings in Aleppo's Bab al-Hadid neighbourhood on May 2, 2016Rebel fire on a hospital in a government-controlled neighbourhood of Syria's second city Aleppo killed three women and wounded another 17 people on Tuesday, state media reported. The rockets hit Al-Dabbeet hospital in the Muhafaza district, state news agency SANA said. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said rebels had fired rockets and shells on government-controlled western districts of the city throughout the day.


2016-05-03 06:35:51 -0400

US Defence Secretary Ash Carter said he feared a US soldier had been killed in northern Iraq's autonomous Kurdish regionA service member with the US-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group was killed by enemy fire in northern Iraq on Tuesday, the coalition said in a statement. "On May 3, 2016, a coalition service member was killed in northern Iraq as a result of enemy fire," the statement said, without specifying the service member's nationality. US Defence Secretary Ash Carter said he believed the service member was American.


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NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Kenyan hospital official says a child estimated to be seven months old has been rescued from the rubble of a building that collapsed three and half days ago.
2016-05-03 06:31:54 -0400