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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 | 205 205 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?
Mar 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 246 246 recommendations | email to a friend
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?
Mar 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 244 244 recommendations | email to a friend
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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Queens Zoo launches new Wi-Fi service
We guess you could say the animals at the Queens Zoo are really living the “wired” life. Or more accurately the “wireless” life, as the Queens Zoo last week launched free Wi-Fi service, which will ...
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol discusses impact of proposed drink ban with small biz
Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras teamed up with New Yorkers for Beverage Choices for a walking tour in her district to discuss the proposed ban on 16-ounce sugar-sweetened beverages with business owne...
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two reports highlight problem of low-wage jobs
South Asian workers, many of them undocumented, make up an increasingly large portion of New York City’s workforce. There are over 600,000 South Asians in New York City and that number is growing. ...
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Super Bowl champ Victor Cruz discusses new book
Sits down with Budd Mishkin at Queens Theatre
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Pols: ban sex offenders from libraries
Call for measure following arrest in Flushing incident
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Former Parks commissioner Estelle Cooper indicted for theft
Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown announced Tuesday that Estelle Cooper, the former administrator of Flushing Meadows-Corona Park and executive director of Unisphere, Inc., a non-profit con...
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City kicks off summer employment program
Mayor Michael Bloomberg visited the Queens Botanical Garden on Thursday, July 5, to kick off this year’s installment of the Summer Youth Experience initiative. About 31,700 young New Yorkers will t...
Jul 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols fear move in works for Bayside Post Office
The current Bayside Post Office might be filling out a “change of address” form of its own soon. Congressman Gary Ackerman on Monday criticized the United States Postal Service for planning to clos...
Jul 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Art of Shopping
Art on view at Sky View
Jun 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Meng, Jeffries & Velazquez winners on Primary Day
Voters in Queens and Brooklyn went to the polls Tuesday to cast their vote in three Democratic Congressional primaries and one Republican Senate primary. In the 6th Congressional District, longtime...
Jun 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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NYPD yet to review crime reporting policies
A three-person Crime Reporting Review Committee appointed by Police Commissioner Ray Kelly is yet to fulfill a pledge to review the Police Department's policies regarding crime reports. According t...
Jun 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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NYPD to update polices on dealing with LGBT community
Will specifically deal with transgender interactions
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Mayor announces deal to redevelop portion of Willets Point
Project will focus on 126th Street and Citi Field parking lot
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Mayor announces deal to redevelop portion of Willets Point
Project will focus on 126th Street and Citi Field parking lot
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Queens College hosts business and banking forum
Queens College hosted a Business Forum Breakfast on Friday, June 8, where scholarships were awarded and Investors Bank President and CEO Kevin Cummings discussed “Banking and the Community” in his ...
Jun 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bangladeshi activists who fought in the 1971 war celebrate on May 5, 2016, after Supreme Court upheld the death sentence of top Islamist party leader Motiur Rahman Nizami for war crimes, paving way for his execution within daysThe leader of Bangladesh's top Islamist party Jamaat-e-Islami is set to hang within days after the Supreme Court on Thursday upheld his death sentence for war crimes. Motiur Rahman Nizami was convicted of murder, rape and orchestrating the killing of intellectuals during the country's 1971 war of independence. Attorney General Mahbubey Alam said jail authorities would begin preparing for Nizami's execution once they received a copy of the verdict.


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FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2015 file photo, rapper French Montana performs at HOT 97's "The Tip Off" at Madison Square Garden, in New York. French Montana has signed with Bad Boy Entertainment and Epic Records. The music companies told The Associated Press on Thursday, May 5, 2016, about the signing of Montana. (Photo by Scott Roth/Invision/AP, File)ATLANTA (AP) — Rapper French Montana has signed with Bad Boy Entertainment and Epic Records, the music companies told The Associated Press on Thursday.


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A woman is carried away in a stretcher by medics as she is rescued after being trapped for six days in the rubble of a collapsed building, in the Huruma area of Nairobi, Kenya, Thursday, May 5, 2016. After discovering the woman alive and conscious, rescuers administered an IV and oxygen but then had to work for a number of hours to free her from the rubble she was trapped in, before taking her away to hospital. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Kenyan woman was rescued Thursday after being trapped for six days in the rubble of a collapsed building.


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