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Your Time: Unleashed and Demystified
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 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 | 0 0 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 | 0 0 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
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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?
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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
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     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 | 81 81 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 | 81 81 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...
This article is intended to provide a brief overview and summary on the issue of custody of a child or children.
Sep 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
New York State recognizes two forms of custody.  The first is Joint Custody where the child resides physically with one of the parents; the second being sole and legal custody of the child to one o...
An Intern's Right to Sue for Discrimination in New York
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Legal loopholes sometimes exist that preclude bringing a lawsuit because the letter of the law does not protect an individual's rights. In the past, this may have been the case with interns, who be...

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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
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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...
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Diverse Queens a hotbed for domestic violence
Rally spotlights crime as an immigrant issue
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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...
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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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Strong storms rock northeast Queens
Brief but powerful thunderstorms rolled through northeast Queens last Thursday afternoon, downing large trees and causing extensive damage, including cutting power to thousands of households. Dougl...
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Korean War vets mark 60th anniversary of war's end
Gather for ceremony in Kissena Park
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Planning Commission gives okay to Flushing Commons
Last hurdle for development is City Council vote
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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...
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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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Pro-Union supporters clash with pro-Independence supporters in George Square, GlasgowEdinburgh (AFP) - 19:38 GMT - Separatists unite - More details are coming in from the press conference of separatist movements, who have gathered in Edinburgh to declare their own right to self-determination.


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Mayor Rob Ford's brother, Doug Ford, arrives at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. Later in the day, Mayor Ford's doctor said he is suffering from a rare and difficult cancer that will require aggressive chemotherapy. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)TORONTO (AP) — Just hours before he begins aggressive chemotherapy for a rare and difficult-to-beat cancer, a rough-sounding Toronto Mayor Rob Ford released an audio statement from his hospital room on Thursday urging people to vote for his brother for mayor.


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French President Francois Hollande delivers his speech during a press conference at the Elysee Palace, Thursday, Sept.18, 2014. Hollande gives wide-ranging news conference, as he comes under criticism from all sides over his handling of the economy, his government and his private life. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)PARIS (AP) — France has agreed to carry out airstrikes requested by Iraq to bolster its fight against the Islamic State group's fighters who've captured swathes of the country, President Francois Hollande said Thursday.


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