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What Employers Should Know about Paternity Leaves
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Employment Defense Attorney The Family Medical Leaves Act (FMLA) grants the right to mothers and fathers to take up to 12 weeks off for maternity or paternity leaves so they can spend tim...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: AUG 2014
Aug 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
  August 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In July, home sales dropped slightly from June when we saw a slight jump in sales. The increase in sales pace in June & July led to another substantial increa...
Michael Mossman Jazz Concert
Aug 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Michael Mossman Jazz Concert August 23, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM 2013 Grammy nominated Jazz performer Michael Mossman will be performing at Atlas Park this Saturday, August 23rd, from 7-9PM. Mr. Mos...
If you’re loyal to your insurance carrier it will cost you
Aug 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 158 158 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | Aug 1, 2014 | insurance company rates , PTB Blog Most successful businesses know how to treat their faithful customers.  A good restaurant owner will treat regulars with a compl...
U.S. Supreme Court Rules Inherited IRAs are Not Protected from Creditors
Jul 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 205 205 recommendations | email to a friend
On June 12, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court—in a unanimous decision—ruled that Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs) inherited by anyone other than a spouse are not retirement funds and therefore are ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JULY 2014
Jul 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 246 246 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 | 260 260 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 | 266 266 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 | 9 9 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 | 13 13 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 ...

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Two pimps sent to the slammer
A pair of pimps with a penchant for violence will have to take some time off the job for their upcoming visit to the state pen. Terrance Reed, 29, of Hempstead, Long Island, and Rashaan Johnson, 21...
Jul 27, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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On the other side of the shop w/ VIDEO
Queens small biz owners discuss their economic struggles
Jul 27, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens organization finally makes move to Queens
Safe Space, a company that helps low income and poverty stricken kids in southeast Queens, is moving back to their home borough from Manhattan. Their majority of services cover Jamaica Queens, Far ...
Jul 21, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Flushing' out exclusive signs
Students present businesses with free bilingual signs
Jul 20, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Calling the stops on the stop-and-frisk debate
Former street cop: “You oversimplify when you turn stop-and-frisk into a racial issue.”
Jul 20, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Popular building blocks company opens store in Queens
Lego celebrates opening of new store in big way
Jul 13, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former Flushing and Brooklyn residents indicted for subway bomb plot
Pakistanis and Afghans in New York’s boroughs reflect on life in a post 9/11 landscape
Jul 13, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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A 'Tour de Queens' on two wheels
When you live in a busy city like New York, it's not easy to be an urban cyclist. Even though bikers technically have the right of way, cyclists are often at the mercy of aggressive drivers. This p...
Jul 13, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Diverse Queens a hotbed for domestic violence
Rally spotlights crime as an immigrant issue
Jul 06, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Flushing’ away a bad traffic situation
Sick of the traffic-choked situation in Flushing? So is the Department of Transportation (DOT). At a meeting at Flushing Town Hall last Tuesday, Queens Borough Commissioner Maura McCarthy announced...
Jul 06, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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City's checkbooks now open to the public
Web-based database bares city expenditures
Jul 06, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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End of the road for the Q74
A final ride
Jul 01, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Strong storms rock northeast Queens
Brief but powerful thunderstorms rolled through northeast Queens last Thursday afternoon, downing large trees and causing extensive damage, including cutting power to thousands of households. Dougl...
Jun 30, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Korean War vets mark 60th anniversary of war's end
Gather for ceremony in Kissena Park
Jun 30, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Planning Commission gives okay to Flushing Commons
Last hurdle for development is City Council vote
Jun 29, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Louis Rams cornerback E.J. Gaines, right, intercepts a pass intended for Miami Dolphins running back Marcus Thigpen (34) as Rams defensive back Cody Davis (38) falls to the field, during the first half of an NFL preseason football game, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Marcus Thigpen showed why he might not make the Miami Dolphins.


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TOKYO (AP) — Japan's vital signs remained weak in July as wages fell further and household spending dropped, signaling continued weakness in the world's third-largest economy.
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Texas A&M quarterback Kenny Hill (7) throws against South Carolina during the first half of an NCAA college football game on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Rainier Ehrhardt)COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Kenny Hill looked more than ready to replace Johnny Manziel on the field. He is still getting used to the attention that goes along with the job.


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