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This Month in Queens Real Estate: April 2014
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April 2014 Queens NY Market Update  The pace of home sales remained sluggish in March according to the most recent data released by the Long Island Board of Realtors. A combination of higher prices...
A meetup that gets results, NOT just motivates then deflates
Apr 08, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
Join Networking For Prosperity & Adventure , a different kind of meetup that shows you the HOW to, not just the fluff of getting you excited in order to set you up for failure. Let's face it, in th...
The Tenor, A Novel by Peter Danish, revisits Maria Callas wartime years
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
     THE TENOR A novel by Peter Danish Based partially on a true episode of Maria Callas’ life, The Tenor is the riveting story of a young Italian man with   a spectacular knack for music and a voi...
Networking for Prosperity & Adventure Meetup in NYC April 9 7PM till 10PM
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Networking for Prosperity & Adventure Meetup in NYC April 9 7PM till 10PM
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Shirley who is a part time employed, motivated leader who is working on a few business ventures in order to be a full time entrepreneur. In spite of many obstacles she is currently working on many ...
What is a retaliation claim and why are they so popular?
Mar 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 177 177 recommendations | email to a friend
According to the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), in 2012, 38 percent of all EEOC claims were for retaliation. The reason retaliation claims have become so popular in recent yea...
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny!
Mar 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 195 195 recommendations | email to a friend
St. Stan's Mothers' Club is proud to announce our first BREAKFAST WITH THE EASTER BUNNY! Sunday, April 6th  9AM-12PM $10.00 Per Child 61-17 Grand Avenue, Maspeth
National Labor Relations Board finds employee’s Facebook posts not protected
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 232 232 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans In recent years, thousands of companies have felt the impact of a slumped economy, increased costs and regulations.  These conditions have forced employers to cut costs, red...
Queens Artists Slam at 3rd Space!
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens Council on the Arts’ 3rd Space presents a Queens Artists Slam . Come join us as young emergingQueens artists across a range of disciplines come together to share new work and works-in-progre...
Queens Council on the Arts presents The Art of Ghost Dumplings!
Mar 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
On Friday, April 11th, find out what happens when the Chinese Hungry Ghost festival and a Rockaway Beach block party falls under the same full moon! Hoong Yee Lee Krakauer, QCAs’ Executive Director...

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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...
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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...
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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
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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...
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Local biz to get guidance at upcoming expo
SBA official advises local entrepreneurs to think beyond their communities
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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
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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 ...
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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.”
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A local resident closes her eyes during a prayer to wish for safe return of passengers of the sunken ferry Sewol during an annual Easter service in Jindo, South Korea, Sunday, April 20, 2014. After more than three days of frustration and failure, divers on Sunday finally found a way into the submerged ferry off South Korea's southern shore, discovering more than a dozen bodies inside the ship and pushing the confirmed death toll to over four dozen, officials said. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — The confirmed death toll from South Korea's ferry disaster rose past 50 on Sunday as divers finally found a way inside the sunken vessel, quickly discovering more than a dozen bodies in what almost certainly is just the beginning of a massive and grim recovery effort.


2014-04-20 03:17:15 -0400

File-This Oct. 9, 2003, file photo shows John C. Houbolt explaining the size of different rockets required to launch various methods for landing on the moon at Grainger Engineering Library in Urbana, Ill. Houbolt, an engineer whose contributions to the U.S. space program were vital to NASA's successful moon landing in 1969, has died. He was 95. Houbolt's family confirmed his death Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at a Maine nursing home of complications from Parkinson's disease. (AP Photo/News-Gazette, John Dixon, File)SCARBOROUGH, Maine (AP) — John C. Houbolt, an engineer whose contributions to the U.S. space program were vital to NASA's successful moon landing in 1969, has died. He was 95.


2014-04-20 03:09:27 -0400

Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, and her husband, Prince William, watch as their son Prince George looks a bilby during their visit to Sydney's Taronga Zoo, on April 20, 2014Baby Prince George stepped out in public for the first time in Australia with his parents for a wildlife encounter at Sydney's Taronga Zoo. George, eight months old and third in line to the throne after his father Prince William, stole the show as his parents toured the harbourfront animal park, which overlooks the Opera House and Harbour Bridge. The royal family were at the zoo to visit an enclosure for bilbies and meet one of the rabbit-eared native marsupials -- named in George's honour.


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