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What Employers Should Know About Retaliation
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Based on Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)   explains that it is illegal for employers to fire, demote, or otherwise “retali...
JUST LISTED: 1 Family Brick Home in Rego Park (89-18 63rd Ave) NY 11374
Jun 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1 Family Brick Home for Sale in Rego Park NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Rego Park 1 Family Brick Home for Sale. ...
More Trees, Please! Wealthy neighborhoods have the most trees!
Jun 18, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 680 680 recommendations | email to a friend
  "God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools." ~John Muir If you'd like to request a tree p...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JUNE 2015
Jun 18, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
JUNE 2015 QUEENS REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE The pace of existing home sales increased slightly from April to May according to the latest report released by the Long island Board of Realtors. This is...
Long Island Roads See Two Police Officers Die in Separate Vehicle Crashes
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Sometimes fate takes unexpected turns that we find unexplainable. The odds are slim to none that two former police officers about the same age would die in single vehicle crashes over the same week...
Take Quick Actions When Signs of Discrimination Emerge in Your Business
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
All too often, business owners are not aware of their managers or supervisors engaging in discriminatory practices toward workers. When workers complain about racial or nationality slurs being made...
TRADE SHOW TIPS FROM OLD SCHOOL PROS!
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Yes, it is the day of texting, LinkedIn, reaching out and touching someone, but only electronically. According to some of the greatest sales pros in the franchise community, there is still no repla...
Immigrants In Limbo As Obama Implements New Programs: By A Lawyer
Jun 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 178 178 recommendations | email to a friend
In December 2014 a lawsuit was filed against President Obama’s administration’s proposed immigration plans. The lawsuit alleged constitutional issues that involved the President disregarding Congre...
How To File For Ch. 7 Bankruptcy & Eliminate Debt: By A NYC Lawyer
Jun 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 213 213 recommendations | email to a friend
A Chapter 7 Bankruptcy is a relatively simple process. There are only a few procedures that must take place before a debtor receives a discharge of all or most of his debt: 1. Pre-Bankruptcy Credit...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: MAY 2015
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May 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update   Right now the Queens’ real estate market is feeling pretty tight to say the least. If you or someone you know has been searching for a home, they can tel...

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Avella presents longtime volunteers with Liberty Medal
Four volunteers recognized for decades of service to community
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Judge puts brakes on Willets West
Agrees with plaintiffs that parking lot is technically parkland
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Vallone announces $3.2 million commitment
District 25 and 26 schools will get capital improvements
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SLIDESHOW: Carnival For All Children
Flushing elected officials made good on their promise to host a “Carnival for All Children” at Bowne Playground on Sanford Avenue in Flushing on Tuesday. The event was a response to a neighborhood ...
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More to check out at your local library
New funding allows branches to stay open six days
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Former NYPD Captain vocal critic of de Blasio administration, announces candidacy for council seat
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A chat and mango juice with new the Queens poet laureate
Maria Lisella talks eavesdropping, culture and poetry's influence
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Queens car dealer busted for misleading practices
Ripped-off customers get over $13.5 million in restitution
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Nonagenarian inspires Queens yoga class
At 91, Ronnie Arond shows no signs of slowing down
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Whitestone street now honors longtime resident
Remembered for the impact he had on local community
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Flushing carnival about inclusion
Flushing community leaders last week announced a Carnival for All Children that will be held at Public School 20 on June 30. It will be free to all families and children in the neighborhood. The in...
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Fireworks celebration announced at Fort Totten
Pol hopes event will become annual tradition
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Queens celebrates 50th & 75th anniversaries of World's Fair
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In Flushing, 143 new units of affordable housing
New Macedonia Plaza had overwhelming 30,000 applicants
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Pomonok Houses get security upgrade
Officials argue 30 cameras in 8 buildings is still not enough
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In this image taken from video, police officers look on as an overturned pontoon boat is pulled out of the water of the Ohio River Saturday, July 4, 2015, in Louisville, Ky. Kentucky authorities say two people have been killed and three remain missing after the boat they were riding in hit the Clark Memorial Bridge and capsized in the Ohio River. (Nathan Davis, WHAS-TV via AP)LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky authorities say two people have been killed and three remain missing after the pontoon boat they were riding in hit the Clark Memorial Bridge and capsized in the Ohio River.


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Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer Osborne arrives at an EU finance ministers meeting in LuxembourgBy William James LONDON (Reuters) - Chancellor George Osborne on Sunday said he had found all 12 billion pounds of welfare cuts he needs as part of his plan to balance the budget by 2017/18, speaking ahead of his budget announcement on Wednesday. The budget is Prime Minister David Cameron's Conservatives' clearest chance in almost two decades to remould Britain into a low-tax, small-state economy after an unexpectedly decisive election victory. To meet his target, Osborne says he needs to cut the annual welfare bill by 12 billion pounds ($18.69 billion), make 13 billion pounds of departmental spending reductions, and to raise an extra 5 billion pounds by clamping down on tax evasion and avoidance.


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Russia is the only country still sending up its own craft to the International Space Station (pictured) after NASA ended its space shuttle programme in 2011An unmanned Russian cargo ship successfully docked with the International Space Station on Sunday following a string of failed attempts to resupply the orbital laboratory. "The transport cargo ship Progress M-28M has docked with the... Russian segment of the ISS at 10:11am Moscow time (0711 GMT)," the Russian federal space agency (Roscosmos) said in a statement. Russian cosmonauts Gennady Padalka and Mikhail Kornienko and US astronaut Scott Kelly are part of Expedition 44 currently in space, to be joined by three more people later this month.


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