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Queens Real Estate Market: 2015 Year in Review
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty   Queens Real Estate Market 2015 Year in Review Welcome to our first edition of the “Queens Real Estate M...
Can You Ask Employees to Undergo Medical Screening and Ask About Medical History?
Jan 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Employment Defense Attorney talks about Non Discrimination Act Knowing what you can ask and must not ask employees or job applicants is vital for businesses. With all the information avail...
Should you Sell a Property with or without Tenants?
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home team at Keller Williams Realty So you own a rental or investment property in Queens and you’ve determined that now is the right time to ...
What Does the 2016 Minimum Wage Hike Mean for You as an Employer?
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 158 158 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans A minimum wage increase of $8.75 to $9.00 went into effect in New York on December 31, 2015. For employers, it obviously means you must pay higher wages to all employees who...
Business Law: Corporations VS. Partnerships VS. Sole Proprietorship
Jan 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 209 209 recommendations | email to a friend
There are various types of business organizations: corporations, general partnerships and sole proprietorships. These business organizations have their own legal requirements so they can also be co...
Press Agents—Foot Soldiers in Celebrity Divorce Wars
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 227 227 recommendations | email to a friend
by Chris Palermo | Dec 31, 2015 | Chris Palermo Blog , divorce , PTB Blog How Celebrities Win and Lose at Divorce For regular folks, divorce is mostly won or lost in the courtroom, or in legal proc...
Long Island Man Driving Lamborghini Dies in Single Car Run-Off-Road Crash
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 231 231 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | Dec 29, 2015 | Car Accident Attorney's , PTB Blog Port Jefferson, Long Island Car Crash CBS New York reported that Glen Nelson, age 48, who lived in Belle Terre died in a crash ...
Marco Malvaldi’s “Game For Five”
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 342 342 recommendations | email to a friend
Review by Tiziano Thomas Dossena To read a book that was originally written in Italian and that uses idiomatic expressions with validity and proper impact in the English translation is a special tr...
Million Dollar Legal Mistakes by a Billion Dollar Company
Dec 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 361 361 recommendations | email to a friend
by Stephen D. Hans | Dec 8, 2015 | Employment Defense Attorney Even billion dollar companies can allow legal mistakes to occur and have it cost them millions of dollars. Such appears to be the case...
Celebrity Divorces: Angry Divorces to Avoid and Amicable Examples to Follow
Dec 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 318 318 recommendations | email to a friend
Dec 8, 2015 | Chris Palermo Blog , divorce | Suffolk County Divorce & Family Law Attorney:Celebrity Divorces It is no secret that celebrities are often put in the position of role models for the re...

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Airport workers demand higher wages
Workers from airports around the city are calling on the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to require employment agencies it contracts with to pay higher wages. A coalition of Southeastern ...
Feb 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Liu delivers first State of the City
Highlights plans for economic recovery
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens community honors Pat Dolan
Unveils plaque to be hung in expanded Kew Gardens Hills library
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Car-cinogens: pols look to ban smoking in autos
Could be fined if smoking in a car with kids under 14
Feb 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dromm fights to legalize medical marijuana
How do marijuana possession arrests affect taxpayers? Why do arrests seem to target minorities, blacks and Latinos? Do laws making the substance illegal really discourage people from using it? Thos...
Feb 15, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Willets Pt. protests “campaign of terror”
The nearly 2,000 workers in Willets Point are fed up with the systemic harassment they say the city, which is looking to redevelop the area, has imposed on them since January 2. More than 30 worker...
Feb 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thief can't make getaway
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) announced that the MTA Police Department arrested a 20-year-old Queens man, Thomas Gray of 214th Place, with multiple counts of larceny related to th...
Feb 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fracked!
Filmmaker arrested at hydrofracking hearing
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Flushing celebrates Lunar New Year
Flushing officially welcomed in the Year of the Dragon this past Saturday with the 16th Annual Lunar New Year Parade. A fireworks display started the festivities, which kicked off at the intersecti...
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Cooper steps down as Flushing Meadows head
Few would argue that when Estelle Cooper, the longtime administrator for Flushing Meadows Corona Park, resigned in early January, the park lost a true champion of cause and attention. The park had ...
Feb 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reps: keep taxes mailed to city post offices
Cheaper to contract out-of-state, city says
Feb 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Street getting repaved? ‘Curb’ your enthusiasm
Residents say job eliminated curbs on their block
Feb 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cuomo delivers grand plans for NYS in speech
Comes home to Queens to address borough leaders
Jan 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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After months of speculation, Koo joins Democratic Party
Leaves only four Republicans in the 51-member City Council
Jan 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Experts say hunger is at crisis level in NYC
With the economic recession continuing, Food Bank released its most recent set of alarming numbers regarding the level of poverty in New York City. The numbers were obtained through a partnership w...
Jan 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Picture taken from North Korean TV and released by South Korean news agency Yonhap shows North Korea's rocket launchNorth Korea said Sunday it had successfully put a satellite into orbit, with a rocket launch widely condemned as a disguised ballistic missile test for a weapons delivery system to strike the US mainland. The launch, which violated multiple UN resolutions, amounted to the North doubling down against an international community already struggling to punish Pyongyang for its nuclear test a month ago. In a special state TV broadcast, a female North Korean announcer, wearing a traditional Korean hanbok dress, hailed the "epochal" launch, personally ordered by leader Kim Jong-Un.


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Police direct traffic near a collapsed building on February 7, 2016, after a 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck southern TaiwanRescuers raced Sunday to free more than 120 people buried under the rubble of an apartment complex felled by an earthquake in southern Taiwan that left 24 confirmed dead, as an investigation began into the collapse. The death toll rose as emergency workers dug for survivors of the 6.4-magnitude quake that toppled the 16-storey complex of almost 100 homes in the city of Tainan on Saturday. Officials said an investigation had been launched as questions were raised over the safety of the residential blocks in the complex.


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Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., answers a question as Republican presidential candidate, businessman Donald Trump listens during a Republican presidential primary debate hosted by ABC News at the St. Anselm College Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in Manchester, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Marco Rubio faced withering criticism of his readiness to be president and his policy depth in the last Republican debate before Tuesday's New Hampshire primary, as New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and other candidates launched an aggressive campaign to slow the Florida senator's rise.


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