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Is the Job Applicant’s Age a Factor You Consider When Hiring?
Jul 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Posted on July 29, 2015 As a business owner, have you heard your manager claim that someone is too old to hire for a particular job? Or, have there been discussions that a youn...
Free One Hour Reserved Queens Parking
Jul 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 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 | 1 1 comments | 36 36 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 | 52 52 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
Jul 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 87 87 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 | 193 193 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 | 199 199 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 | 813 813 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...

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Queens College panel gets down to small business
ueens College hosted a panel discussion on small businesses in Queens on Friday, September 23, which addressed overall concerns about the state of small businesses in the borough. Panelists include...
Sep 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Food Bank NYC urging Congress not to cut food assistance programs
As food insecurity is on the rise across New York State, the Food Bank for New York City is calling on Congress to protect the federal nutrition programs that help millions of New Yorkers each year...
Sep 20, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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MTA launches weekend Web site
Weekender to provide service change information
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Bill to protect K-9 unit
Would prevent co-ops from evicting officers living with NYPD canines
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9/11 ceremony marked by memories and unveiling of a fitting tribute
As New Yorkers came together on Sunday, September 11, to show the world that they will “never forget,” the sun rays beamed between the high-rises in Lower Manhattan – a poignant reminder of the cle...
Sep 13, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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QEDC’s Queens Restaurant Week is back
Queensites, get your taste buds ready. The Queens Economic Development Corporation’s eighth annual Queens Restaurant Week is back. On Monday, September 12, a preview of the event was held outside o...
Sep 13, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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City raids Willets Point, issuing fines & making arrests
On Wednesday, several city agencies, including the New York City Police Department, descended on Willets Point, fining businesses for violations and even arresting some individuals, small business ...
Sep 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stop-and-frisks cause advocate outrage
The New York Civil Liberties Union announced last week that the New York Police Department (NYPD) has stopped a record number of innocent people, most of whom are black and Hispanic, so far this ye...
Sep 06, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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How far would you travel for love?
Match.com survey reveals data on how far New Yorkers are willing to travel for the four letter word
Sep 06, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Willets Point business owners back in court
WITH EXCLUSIVE VIDEO FROM THE COURTROOM!
Aug 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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City weathers wrath of Irene
Hurricane Irene had many in trepidation as her presence loomed ominously over New York. But on Sunday, New Yorkers awoke to find themselves spared – for the most part. The storm, which whirled its ...
Aug 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols call for crackdown on park poachers
A group of elected officials and park advocates called on the Parks Department to crack down on people who forage in city parks for food. While the issue has become a citywide problem - tickets wer...
Aug 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Immigration bill incites controversy
Council members are speaking out against a bill introduced by their colleague Daniel Dromm, which would protect illegal immigrants from deportation proceedings after they are proved innocent and re...
Aug 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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A “Garden of Hope” for Asian immigrants facing domestic violence
When Catherine first found out about Garden of Hope in 2009, it was as if a weight had been lifted. She was dealing with an abusive husband in China who would call and harass her in the wee hours o...
Aug 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Festival of Flowers promises to wow
When the 10-day Festival of Flowers comes to Queens on August 19, it might look like Columbia’s tradition of flower fairs, which combine floral pageantry with cultural activities. But that’s only b...
Aug 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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FILE - In this Nov. 10, 2010 file photo, Lynn Anderson attends the 44th Annual Country Music Awards in Nashville, Tenn. Anderson, whose strong, husky voice carried her to the top of the country and pop charts with "(I Never Promised You a) Rose Garden," died Thursday, July 30, 2015 at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville, Tenn. She was 67. (AP Photo/Evan Agostini, File)NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Lynn Anderson, whose strong, husky voice carried her to the top of the charts with "(I Never Promised You a) Rose Garden," has died. She was 67.


2015-07-31 17:16:31 -0400

A ShellNo flotilla participant paddles in a kayak during demonstrations on May 16, 2015 in Seattle, WashingtonOil giant Shell has resumed offshore drilling operations in Alaskan waters, the company said Friday, after one of its icebreakers was delayed for nearly two days by protesters dangling from a bridge. Greenpeace activists were suspended from a bridge and in kayaks in the water for more than 40 hours in an effort to block the Fennica icebreaker from traveling to the Transocean Polar Pioneer rig in the Arctic Ocean. Shell said drilling operations resumed Thursday at 5:00 pm (0100 GMT Friday) at the "Burger J" prospect in the Chukchi Sea, off the northwest coast of Alaska.


2015-07-31 17:15:19 -0400
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A 40-year-old St. Louis woman isn't dead, but she said she spent months trying to convince credit reporting agencies that she's alive.
2015-07-31 17:12:25 -0400