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Implications of the Recent Retail Wage Increases
Mar 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Setphen D. Hans Recently, Wal-Mart announced its decision to raise the base wage of its employees. Wal-Mart plans to increase wages for close to 40 percent of its workforce. As of April, wo...
Coming Soon: 3 Family Brick Residential Home in East Elmhurst. ASKING $999,000
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George & Abigail Herrera Will Introduce another 3 Family for Sale in East Elmhurst NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely East Elmhurst 3 Family Home for Sale. Offe...
Just Listed Single Family Brick Home for Sale in Briarwood NY. Asking $750k
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George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another Single Family Home for Sale in Kew Garden Hills NY!!!   Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Kew Garden Hiils One Family Home...
Wal-Mart Hit by EEOC with Age and Disability Discrimination Suit
Mar 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans Sometimes hearing about a discrimination case is the best way for employers to understand potential liability. People would expect a company the size of Wal-Mart to have ant...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: MAR 2015
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March 2015 Queens NY Market Update Homes sales declined in February on a monthly basis, and continued to show declines year-over-year. Prices followed a similar pattern as the sales, posting a mont...
Just Listed: 1 Bedroom Coop For Sale at Station Square in Forest Hills, NY 11375
Mar 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 122 122 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1br Coop for Sale at Station Square in Forest Hills NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Forest Hills Coop for Sale. Of...
Money Saving Winter Roofing Tips- Spot Out Faulty Gutters Yourself
Mar 06, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 369 369 recommendations | email to a friend
A good roof is perhaps one of the most important investments a homeowner can make. Any good investment requires good maintenance. One of the most crucial factors in upholding a roofing system is th...
JUST LISTED: 2br Coop For Sale at Windsor Oaks in Bayside, NY!
Mar 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 153 153 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 2br Coop for Sale at Windsor Oaks in Bayside NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Bayside Coop for Sale. Offered for sa...
JUST LISTED: 2br 2bth Coop for Sale at the Mayflower in Forest Hills NY
Mar 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 167 167 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 2br 2bth Coop for Sale at the Mayflower in Forest Hills NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Forest Hills Coop for Sale...
Do You Have to Pay On-Call Employees for Their Time On-Call?
Mar 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 155 155 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans When you hire certain employees for on-call services, questions often arise about wages and hours. The Fair Labor Standards Act (FSLA) addresses the issue of on-call employe...

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Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce holds first meeting
Elects council of advisors, board of directors
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St. John's faculty, students shave heads for good cause
University chops for pediatric cancer research in sixth annual event
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Long Island City artwork sparks cultural discussion
Town hall meeting covers topics on the arts
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Dime Savings home to new art exhibit
Features works by students at Flushing school
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Businesses, elected officials continue fight against Move NY
Say tolls on East River would hurt local business, professionals
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Riders Alliance petitions state to fund MTA improvements
Spend the week collecting Subway “horror stories”
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Turner to be named chair of the Queens County GOP
In a party where compromise often lacking, a show of unity
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Pols announce bill to combat illegal home conversions
Would punish landlords while protecting tenants
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Educational policies on the menu
District 26 officials discuss schools at legislative breakfast
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Whitestone residents try to save bank branch
Capital One set to close Utopia location in April
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Whitestone residents try to save bank branch
Capital One set to close Utopia location in April
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Teachers discuss Cuomo’s education plan at Elmhurst forum
Criticize sweeping overhaul proposed in January by governor
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Business, community leaders critical of MoveNY plan
Say tolls on East River bridges really a tax
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New tech grant would benefit community colleges
If passed, schools could apply for $100,000 in funding
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QC students hold vigil for Muslims murdered in NC
Local members of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) joined Queens College faculty and students on Wednesday for a vigil in remembrance of the three Muslim students murdered in North C...
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President Barack Obama prepares to give Victoria Reggie Kennedy a kiss as he arrives to speaks at the dedication of the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate, Monday, March 30, 2015, in Boston. The $79 million Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate dedication is a politically star-studded event attended by President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and past and present senators of both parties. It sits next to the presidential library of Kennedy’s brother, John F. Kennedy. From left are, Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., Sen. Edward Markey, D-Mass., the president, Vice President Joe Biden and Kennedy (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)BOSTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said Monday that American politicians in an era of partisanship should try to carry themselves more like Edward M. Kennedy, as politicians from both parties lauded the late senator's collegial spirit at the dedication of an institute that bears his name.


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File photo shows displaced Yemenis at a camp set up by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Mazraq in Yemen's Hajja region, 360 kms northwest of Sanaa, on September 10, 2009An air strike killed dozens of people at a camp for displaced people in northwest Yemen on Monday, aid workers said, as Arab warplanes bombard rebels around the country. IOM spokesman Joel Millman said 25 of the wounded were in severe condition. "It was an air strike," said Pablo Marco of Doctors Without Borders (MSF), which has a presence at the hospital. A Saudi-led Arab coalition has been pounding Shiite rebel positions in Yemen since early Thursday.


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FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2002 photo is Robert "Spence" Jackson in Jefferson City, Mo. Jefferson City police said Monday, March 30, 2015 that Jackson, a spokesman for Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich, has died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, a month after the state auditor also killed himself. (AP Photo/Kelley McCall, File)JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Police say the spokesman for Missouri auditor's office left a note before his apparent suicide, which came about a month after his boss killed himself.


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