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Restaurants Weigh in on Replacing Tipping with Service Charges
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Queens New York Employment Defense Attorneys Human Resource Consulting Law Firm Various restaurants across the country are in the process of changing tipping into service charges. The Seattle Eater...
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Are you having trouble evicting a tenant? The Landlord Center has been effectively representing landlords and have been very successful in fighting for their rights for over 20 years. The legal tea...
What it was Like to Buy a Home, after Selling Over 150...
Mar 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 195 195 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . My wife & I recently closed on the our very first home and boy was it an experience, especially considerin...
How Does a Prior Injury Affect Your Eligibility for Workers' Compensation Benefits?
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In New York, when you have been injured on the job, you have a right to seek benefits under the state's workers' compensation system. In fact, the workers' compensation system is generally your sol...
ARTS Community: Free Cultural Arts & Networking at CUP Center
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The Enterprise Collective is hosting a free community event to celebrate Women’s History Month at CUP Center located at 1071 Bedford Avenue in the Bedford Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn Saturday, M...
Where Is Paradise?
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Where is the Garden of Eden, and therefore, the tree of life, today? Is this the same as Paradise? Genesis 3:24 I may have bit off a little too much with this question. But it has often come to my ...
The Real Deal-Real Estate Update
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Since 1979 when Jim Turano then sales agent, first started, he was the first in the community to offer Senior Citizen Discounts. In addition he offered Police officers and fireman discounts when th...
Queens Real Estate Market Report: February 2016
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by George Herrera , Realtor and Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . Queens Real Estate Market Update: February 2016 Home sales dropped in January which is somewhat typical ...
University Policies to Deal with Sexual Harassment Issues
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Recently, a sexual harassment case involving a Chicago professor became high profile in the news. While you can view the case from the perspective of the victim and the alleged abuser, there is als...
5 Ways to Sell your Home for Top Dollar in Queens NY
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by George Herrera , Realtor and Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . If you own or live in Queens, then you already know that we do things differently here. Not only are we ...

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Mets fans rally for team’s success in World Series
Fans of all ages and backgrounds gather at Borough Hall
Oct 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Douglaston Manor street gets a historic upgrade
State Senator Tony Avella presented a $210,000 check to the Douglaston Manor Association on Monday to pay for a guard rail project that will enhance the historic aesthetic along Shore Road. The pro...
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Street renaming honors legacy of Allison Hope Liao
Community remembers young girl killed at Flushing intersection
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Pol says neglected property example of flawed process
Wants city to revamp how it deals with abandoned homes
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Pol highlights systemic problems with DOB
Illegal construction in Flushing, Holliswood exemplifies problem
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Koo urges landmark status for Flushing church
Councilman Peter Koo called on the city to landmark Bowne Street Church in Flushing last week at a hearing before the Landmarks Preservation Commission. “The Bowne Street Community Church is a beau...
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Nonprofit aims to integrate developmentally disabled into workforce
Public Advocate Letitia James visited Astoria nonprofit Human First last week, learning more about the group’s range of programming and services for New York City’s developmentally disabled communi...
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Long Island man leads police on a high speed chase
Pursuit causes bus to nearly crash through home
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New lending circle will help immigrants build credit
Program designed to formalize traditional loan payments
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Indian spiritual master leads conference at QC
Swami shared life teachings and blessings
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Little Neck street named for Matinecock Tribe
Little Neck acknowledged the area’s oldest residents on Monday by officially co-naming the intersection of Northern Boulevard and Marathon Parkway in honor of the Matinecock American Indian tribe. ...
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QBG celebrates completion of its pathways project
$5.5 million project upgrades walkways through garden
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OUR ANNUAL TOP HIGH SCHOOLS ISSUE
The Best High Schools in NYC for Your 8th Grader
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Pol helps school fund playground expansion
Little Neck students won’t have to cross street to play
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Back on the streets
Issue with industrial materials on sidewalk resurfaces
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US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter addresses a press conference in Stuttgart, Germany, on May 4, 2016A coalition of countries battling Islamic State jihadists in Syria and Iraq pledged Wednesday to pour more resources into the fight, after coming under strong pressure from Washington for greater contributions. The promise came after a meeting in Stuttgart of defence ministers from countries involved in the anti-IS coalition, during which US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter drove home the message that to deal IS a body blow, "all must do more". Carter's call to step up the fight came just a week after US President Barack Obama reiterated a long-standing demand for members of NATO to increase their defence spending to meet the alliance's target of two percent of output.


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Officers respond to reports of a deadly shooting at the Knight Transportation office in Katy, Texas, Wednesday, May 4, 2016. Authorities said a recently fired employee opened fire at the transportation company. (KPRC Houston via AP) MANDATORY CREDITKATY, Texas (AP) — Authorities say a recently fired employee opened fire at a transportation company near Houston, killing one employee and injuring another before fatally shooting himself.


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Factory orders rose 1.1 percent following a 1.9 percent decline in February. The March gain was twice as much as analysts expectedWashington (AFP) - New orders for US manufactured goods surged in March, bouncing back from a February slump mainly due to defense orders, the Commerce Department said Wednesday.


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