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What Real Estate Lawyers Do
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
In several real estate transactions, especially in it comes to the sale of a house, you can find a lawyer taking an important role. Though they aren’t necessarily needed in real estate transactions...
Legal Eligibility For Workers Compensation & Disability
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Except in special cases, worker’s compensation covers most employees because most companies are required to purchase some form of insurance to cover their employees. However, the scope of benefits ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: OCT 2014
Oct 22, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Oct 2014 Queens NY Market Update The pace of Queens home sales reached its second-highest rate of 2014 in September, but was slightly slower than the previous month and remains below 2013 levels. P...
Want more Grant Writing Tips?
Oct 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Join Hoong Yee Lee Krakauer,  Queens Council on the Art ’s Executive Director as she “pulls back the curtain” for a rare inside look at what can turn your grant proposal into an award letter – from...
A 50th Anniversary Celebration of The Beatles Arrival to America
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens West Kiwanis Foundation proudly presents A 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF THE BEATLES ARRIVAL TO AMERICA with "Yesterday and Today" - A Tribute to The Music of The Beatles, on Saturday, Oct...
Filing Bankruptcy For Credit Card Debt: Your Legal Options
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Buried in Credit Card Debt? What Are Your Options? Credit card debt is one of the most common types of debt in the United States next to mortgage and student loan debts. As of September 2014, the a...
Downhome Country Breakfast
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kiwanis Club of Maspeth presents their DOWNHOME COUNTRY BREAKFAST on Sunday, November 9th, 2014 from 8AM - 12PM.  Juice, Buttermilk Pancakes, Sausage and Choice of Beverage. Children & Seniors ...
What Employers Should Understand about Disability Discrimination
Oct 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
Business owners typically look from an employer’s perspective and fire employees who cannot do the job. For the most part, this line of reasoning is valid and especially if you have at-will employm...
How Are Personal Injury Cases in NYC Settled?
Oct 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 148 148 recommendations | email to a friend
Personal injury law protects individuals against any wrongful conduct that results in physical harm or mental harm, whether intentional or accidental. These acts are referred to as tort acts or tor...
Improv: Friend or Foe?
Oct 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Whether you are an experienced, fearless improviser or someone who shudders at the thought of being asked to improvise at an audition, this session is for you. Join Queens Council on the Arts at 3 ...

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Candidates square off in 16th District forum
On Tuesday evening, August 24, the auditorium at the Flushing Branch of the Queens Public Library hosted an almost standing room-only audience in rapt attention. A range of critical issues were rai...
Aug 31, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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LIRR lines paralyzed by signal damage
Ten out of 11 of railroad branches were suspended on Monday
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Queens students take a stand
Group stages street protest for peace in Sudan
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Willow Lake welcomes you with open gates
The restoration of Willow Lake, Flushing Meadows-Corona Park’s slightly less well-known body of water, is slated for completion by the end of 2011, but a ceremonial ribbon cutting on August 18 for ...
Aug 24, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens seniors lose $21M each year in scams
New legislation would protect elders from financial fraud
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The late Bill DeCota honored with memorial tree
Port Authority director of Aviation lives on at the Queens Botanical Garden
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The Unisphere Fountain’s resurgence
$2M repairs breathe new life into World's Fair landmark
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Maker Day weekend a taste of upcoming Faire
Fortresses, boats, robots, sun-catchers, airplanes…construction was underway at the New York Hall of Science last weekend. The Hall of Science was hosting the second of three Maker Day weekends, in...
Aug 10, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man charged in freeway assault on ex-wife
A Hollis man who is accused of assaulting his ex-wife as she drove him to work appeared in court last week. The defendant, Ameer Khairullah, 51, was arraigned in Queens Criminal Court August 5 on c...
Aug 10, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tee time for kids
Golf has traditionally been associated with wealthy, middle-aged men, but for the past 11 years City Parks Foundation has been changing that stereotype, providing thousands of city kids with free g...
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Dragons in the lake
Annual boat festival takes to the water
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Stranded on the shore in Flushing Meadows
Boat rental company left without a dock
Aug 04, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Another murder in flushing raises safety concerns
Residents, pols call for a greater police presence
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City Council approves Flushing Commons
The City Council voted 44-2 on Thursday to approve the Flushing Commons project. Only council members Gale Brewer of Manhattan and Brad Lander of Brooklyn voted against the controversial developmen...
Jul 30, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local biz to get guidance at upcoming expo
SBA official advises local entrepreneurs to think beyond their communities
Jul 27, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2014, file photo, Army soldiers search Iraqis amid tight security during Eid al-Adha celebrations in Baghdad, Iraq. Iraq’s fractured army has begun to regroup and stage modest, localized attacks on the Islamic State militants who routed them last spring and summer, but they are unlikely to be ready to launch a major counteroffensive for many months, senior U.S. military officials said Thursday. (AP Photo/Karim Kadim, File)BAGHDAD (AP) — Islamic State militants used chlorine gas during fighting with security forces and Shiite militiamen last month north of Baghdad, Iraqi officials said Friday.


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More earnings gains send US stocks higherStocks are rising in midday trading as U.S. companies report more earnings gains. UPS and Microsoft rose after reporting earnings that were higher than analysts were expecting. Procter & Gamble rose after ...


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British Prime Minister David Cameron speaks during a media conference after an EU summit at the EU Council building in Brussels, on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. Britain prime minister, David Cameron, is protesting a European Union request for an additional 2.1 billion euro ($2.65 billion) contribution to the EU coffers at a time of increasing pressure at home for the country to leave the bloc. (AP Photo/Yves Logghe)BRUSSELS (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron insisted Friday he would not pay a European Union bill for an additional 2.1 billion euro ($2.65 billion) contribution to the EU coffers at a time of increasing pressure at home for the country to leave the bloc.


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