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Queens Real Estate Market: 2015 Year in Review
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty   Queens Real Estate Market 2015 Year in Review Welcome to our first edition of the “Queens Real Estate M...
Can You Ask Employees to Undergo Medical Screening and Ask About Medical History?
Jan 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Employment Defense Attorney talks about Non Discrimination Act Knowing what you can ask and must not ask employees or job applicants is vital for businesses. With all the information avail...
Should you Sell a Property with or without Tenants?
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home team at Keller Williams Realty So you own a rental or investment property in Queens and you’ve determined that now is the right time to ...
What Does the 2016 Minimum Wage Hike Mean for You as an Employer?
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 152 152 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans A minimum wage increase of $8.75 to $9.00 went into effect in New York on December 31, 2015. For employers, it obviously means you must pay higher wages to all employees who...
Business Law: Corporations VS. Partnerships VS. Sole Proprietorship
Jan 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 205 205 recommendations | email to a friend
There are various types of business organizations: corporations, general partnerships and sole proprietorships. These business organizations have their own legal requirements so they can also be co...
Press Agents—Foot Soldiers in Celebrity Divorce Wars
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 221 221 recommendations | email to a friend
by Chris Palermo | Dec 31, 2015 | Chris Palermo Blog , divorce , PTB Blog How Celebrities Win and Lose at Divorce For regular folks, divorce is mostly won or lost in the courtroom, or in legal proc...
Long Island Man Driving Lamborghini Dies in Single Car Run-Off-Road Crash
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by Steven Palermo | Dec 29, 2015 | Car Accident Attorney's , PTB Blog Port Jefferson, Long Island Car Crash CBS New York reported that Glen Nelson, age 48, who lived in Belle Terre died in a crash ...
Marco Malvaldi’s “Game For Five”
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 338 338 recommendations | email to a friend
Review by Tiziano Thomas Dossena To read a book that was originally written in Italian and that uses idiomatic expressions with validity and proper impact in the English translation is a special tr...
Million Dollar Legal Mistakes by a Billion Dollar Company
Dec 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 357 357 recommendations | email to a friend
by Stephen D. Hans | Dec 8, 2015 | Employment Defense Attorney Even billion dollar companies can allow legal mistakes to occur and have it cost them millions of dollars. Such appears to be the case...
Celebrity Divorces: Angry Divorces to Avoid and Amicable Examples to Follow
Dec 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 315 315 recommendations | email to a friend
Dec 8, 2015 | Chris Palermo Blog , divorce | Suffolk County Divorce & Family Law Attorney:Celebrity Divorces It is no secret that celebrities are often put in the position of role models for the re...

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Queens police officer releases book about NYPD’s history
Timely book documents relations between mayors and NYPD
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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City bans single-use foam products starting in July
Restaurants say new law will cause economic hardship
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Following complaints, new signs warn motorists of speed camera
Reduced speed zone lacked proper signage, created ‘speed trap’
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Pol says man’s death at Spa Castle is the ‘final straw’
Forest Hills resident drowns, Avella calls for site closure
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City announces $19.7 million upgrade to Bayside water system
New water mains and sewers will be installed by summer 2016
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Cuomo, 82, passes just hours after son's inauguration
SLIDESHOW: Photos from Mario Cuomo's time in office
Jan 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Top 10 Stories of Queens for 2014
The events and news that shaped the borough last year
Dec 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hollis Hills menorah on Union Turnpike is vandalized
NYPD Hate Crime Task Force opens investigation
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Teachers educated at York get failing grades
Low literacy grades have admin, staff rushing to fix numbers
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NTC Pro Shop celebrates ten years in business
Nine years ago, when the National Tennis Center gave Woody Schneider and his associates at the Grand Central Racquet Shop the chance to take over the NTC pro shop, they jumped at the opportunity. S...
Dec 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Governor vetoes bill to protect the state’s mute swan population
Advocates enraged over DEC’s reasoning behind their eradication
Dec 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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JROTC in Fresh Meadows received the first perfect score in history
U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel recognized their hard work
Dec 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lunar New Year, Diwali now official school holidays
Governor signs bill to give some kids the day off
Dec 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol: Pan Am shelter not fit to become permanent
Local Elmhurst residents joined State Senator Tony Avella last week to contest the conversion of the Pan Am homeless shelter on Queens Boulevard into a permanent facility. The shelter just underwen...
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Flushing chamber begins membership drive
The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce officially opened for business last week during an event at Flushing Town Hall. The new Greater Flushing Chamber has pledged to not only become a strong sup...
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Rescue personnel help a young victim at the site of a collapsed building in the southern Taiwanese city of Tainan following a strong 6.4-magnitude earthquake that struck the island early on February 6, 2016A powerful earthquake in Taiwan felled a 16-storey apartment complex full of families who had gathered for Lunar New Year celebrations Saturday, with at least eleven dead and more than 30 feared trapped. The death toll was rising in the historic city of Tainan, which bore the brunt of the 6.4-magnitude quake, as rescuers scoured rubble for survivors. An entire residential complex of four buildings containing almost 100 homes toppled, left on its side with twisted metal girders exposed and clouds of dust rising from the jumbled concrete.


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The Italian ambassador's vehicle leaves the Italian Hospital in Cairo after a a private mass at the church in the hospital complex for slain Italian graduate student Giulio Regeni on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. Regeni, a 28-year-old Cambridge University PhD candidate who had been researching labor rights in Egypt, went missing on Jan. 25, the fifth anniversary of the popular uprising that toppled longtime autocrat Hosni Mubarak. His body was found Wednesday bearing signs of torture. (AP Photo/Belal Darder)CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian airport officials say the body of the Italian student who was found this week in a Cairo suburb was flown back to Italy.


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A woman with her child walk alongside railway tracks as refugees wait at a refugee camp to be allowed to continue their journey to Macedonia, near the northern Greek village of Idomeni, on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016. A European Union official says Greece is making "rapid progress" in overcoming delays in building screening centers for migrants and refugees on islands facing Turkey, after involving the armed forces in the effort. (AP Photo/Giannis Papanikos)AMSTERDAM (AP) — European Union foreign ministers anxious to stem the flow of migrants coming through the Balkans on Saturday sought with their counterparts from the region better ways to protect borders.


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