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What Employers Should Know about Paternity Leaves
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 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 | 71 71 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 | 2 2 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 | 183 183 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 | 230 230 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 | 271 271 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 | 289 289 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 | 294 294 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 | 10 10 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 | 14 14 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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Queens Garden honors PA director at annual fete
Chris Ward the guest of honor at Rose Ball
Jun 22, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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NYHQ celebrates its newest addition
On the heels of two major hospital closings, a grand ribbon-cutting ceremony was held last Wednesday to celebrate the completion of New York Hospital Queens’ “West Wing,” a seven-floor, 80-bed faci...
Jun 22, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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NYHQ opens new “West Wing”
In 2007, New York Hospital Queens (NYHQ) in Flushing began a massive project to modernize their facilities. This past week, all of their hard work went to work for their patients. On Wednesday, Jun...
Jun 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lego takeover at Polytechnic Institute
Kids from all over the city put their robotic creations to the test bringing science and technology into the forefront of youth interest. The NYC Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD...
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At a Brooklyn factory, blind workers turn out combat clothing
Producing 450 military suits from scratch every day is a difficult task. When the people producing those suits are blind, it seems rather impossible. But that is exactly what the New York City Indu...
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Skateboarders 'kickflip' over new skate park
Pro tourney marks opening weekend
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Flushing Library gets $1M upgrade
The Flushing Library just got even more impressive. The library, which is the Queens Library system’s busiest branch, announced on Friday the completion of phase one of a $1.3 million renovation pr...
Jun 08, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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RKO Keith’s Theatre finally sold
Troubled real estate group Boymelgreen Developers has sold the former RKO Keith’s Theatre in Flushing for $20 million. After years of being a point of contention, the April 30th sale of the propert...
Jun 08, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Students get sick after drinking contaminated water
Officials say the water supply’s not to blame
Jun 02, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dromm, Van Bramer to rep Queens Gay Pride Parade
The Queens Lesbian and Gay Pride Committee (QLGPC) announced the selection of two individuals as grand marshals for the 18th Annual Queens Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Parade and Fe...
Jun 01, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fire Department saves money, not just lives
Report shows city's finest save $3.1 billion each year in property damage
Jun 01, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
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Discount furniture comes to Flushing
Bob's opens new location in Sky View Center
Jun 01, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woman attacked in Flushing taken off life support
Charges against suspect upgraded to homicide
May 25, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Father James Rooney, 71, passes
A beloved priest in the Diocese of Brooklyn died last Thursday. Father James T. Rooney was 71. The exact cause of death has not been made public, but Father Rooney was recently diagnosed with pancr...
May 25, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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End of the line for the Q79?
MTA proposes eliminating route to save money
May 25, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Facebook Find: Should a 9-Year-Old Handle an Uzi?PHOENIX (AP) — An attorney for the parents of a 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed an Arizona shooting range instructor with an Uzi said Tuesday the family is devastated by the tragedy that occurred on a brief excursion during a vacation.


2014-09-02 19:33:31 -0400

This undated photo provided by Sally J. Irwin shows Jimi Jamison in Chicago. Jamison, who sang lead on Survivor hits such as "Burning Heart" and "Is This Love," has died. He was 63. (AP Photo/Sally J. Irwin)NEW YORK (AP) — Jimi Jamison, who sang lead on Survivor hits such as "Burning Heart" and "Is This Love," has died. He was 63.


2014-09-02 19:33:21 -0400
NEW YORK (AP) — Keegan Bradley hasn't stopped thinking about playing in another Ryder Cup. U.S. captain Tom Watson gave him that chance Tuesday night.
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