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Importance of Educating Your Managers about Religious Discrimination Laws
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans & Associates Restaurant owners must ensure their managers understand employment laws and put policies in place that protect their business against discrimination lawsuits. P...
"Before" & "After" Man
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
Hurricane Sandy has nothing on people! Here's a before and after video of the tree, bush and flower slaughter in one Queens yard. Do you realize that one tree has the cooling power of 10 air condit...
Your Time: Unleashed and Demystified
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Your Time: Unleashed and Demystified Facilitators:  Sara Jones and Andrea Wenglowskyj of Kind Aesthetic Wednesday, October 29, 6:00-8:00pm Join us Wednesday, October 29 for a  Build Your Own Busine...
Financial Management & Retirement Planning for Artists
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Financial Management & Retirement Planning for Artists Facilitators:  Maria Odysseos and Ahmed Khan (of Investors Bank) Wednesday, October 8, 6:00-8:00pm Join us Wednesday, October 8, for a  Build ...
Financial Planning and Tax Preparation for Artists
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Financial Planning and Tax Preparation for Artists Facilitator:  Susan Lee Wednesday, October 1, 2014, 6:00-8:00pm Tax season is around the corner!  Join us for this  Build Your Own Business (BYOB)...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
Sep 17, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 155 155 recommendations | email to a friend
Sept 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In August, the pace of home sales continued to improve amid decreasing inventory levels and interest rates below last year’s. This summer’s housing market has pre...
How Can Employers Avoid Litigation with the EEOC?
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 160 160 recommendations | email to a friend
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) can bring litigation against employers on behalf of workers who file discrimination or harassment claims with the EEOC. Because the EEOC is select...
Timing Is Everything
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 724 724 recommendations | email to a friend
     While I was living in Nashville, I was continually learning about different plants and flowers that were native to the region. As I walked through a field one day, I spotted a cluster of daint...
7 Common Real Estate Law Issues In NY
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 211 211 recommendations | email to a friend
Real estate is plagued with all sorts of issues. This is a short list of 7 the most common problems plaguing real estate. In almost all instances, a lawyer will be necessary to find a solution for ...
Where You Can Watch The World's Biggest Clock
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 208 208 recommendations | email to a friend
Did you know that the world’s largest clock is located in Saudi Arabia? More specifically, in Mecca? The Abraj Al-Bait Towers, also known as the Mecca Royal Hotel Clock Tower, are a building of sup...

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Another murder in flushing raises safety concerns
Residents, pols call for a greater police presence
Aug 04, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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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
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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
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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
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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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In this picture taken on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014 in Smrzovka, Czech Republic, group of enthusiasts climbs up a 58-meter tall and 100-year-old chimney of a former textile factory. The Czech Union of Chimney Climbers, group of over 1000 members, has climbed and created a database of 9,755 chimneys in the Czech Republic and abroad with details including their exact GPS position, height and conditions. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)DOLNI SMRZOVKA, Czech Republic (AP) — From afar, they look like ants crawling up a tower into the sky.


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Kei Nishikori returns a shot against Donald Young at the Japan Open in Tokyo on October 2, 2014Tokyo (AFP) - Kei Nishikori strengthened his bid to become the first Asian to qualify for an ATP year-end final as the fourth seed defeated American Donald Young 6-4, 7-6 (7/4) on Thursday at the Japan Open.


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PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A bomb ripped through a mini-bus in northwestern Pakistan on Thursday, killing at least seven passengers, police said.
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