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This Month in Queens Real Estate: April 2014
Apr 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 72 72 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 | 84 84 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
Apr 02, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 132 132 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 151 151 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 | 167 167 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 | 203 203 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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Religious leaders denounce Queens mosque attack
Members of various religious faiths came together last week to demand justice for Bahir Ahmad, 57, who was attacked and stabbed in front of the Masjid al-Saaliheen mosque on Sunday, November 18. Ah...
Nov 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holiday goodies can be fatal to Fido
Vet reminds owners not to feed pets like humans
Nov 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man who allegedly molested two Queens girls is arrested
The suspect who allegedly molested two Jackson Heights girls in the laundry room of their building has been caught. Mario Lopez, 52, has been charged sexually abusing the girls, ages four and nine,...
Nov 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thousands turn our for LIC partnership event
Show has become one of borough’s biggest networking events
Nov 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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“Even”-ing the “Odds” of getting gas
With the even and odd license plate restrictions put into effect to help manage the city’s gas shortage, community members are forced to either wait on line for fuel or wait another day. On the fir...
Nov 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Occupy Wall Street movement transforms into Occupy Sandy
Carrying boxes of canned food, hot meals and blankets for distribution, Occupy Sandy volunteers do their part to help those hit hard by the hurricane throughout Coney Island, the Rockaways and othe...
Nov 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Liu: city coffers will weather Sandy
City Comptroller John Liu said last week that $30 million in emergency expenditures has already been allocated by the city to address Hurricane Sandy. In an interview last week, Liu said the money ...
Nov 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens College gym transformed into hurricane shelter
As students at Queens College made their way back to class this week, they found the gym and some parts of the dinning hall a new home for hurricane evacuees. The college has been housing roughly 5...
Nov 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Meng defeats Halloran
Will become first Asian-American from New York in Congress
Nov 07, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police shut down Queens gas station. Marathon Postponed. More gas ... soon
With a line of cars that wrapped around the block, a Shell gas station at 74th Street and Grand Avenue - one of the few in Queens that still had gas last week - was shut down by police with roughly...
Nov 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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New street name will honor longtime Queens activist
“Pat Dolan Way” unveiled at ceremony
Oct 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Proponents of Community Safety Act speak
Bill would put restrictions on stop and frisk
Oct 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Flushing man dies in Hurricane Sandy
For Flushing, the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy will last longer than a few weeks. A 29-year-old man was killed in his home at 47-34 166th Street at 7:30 p.m. on Monday when a tree fell on his home....
Oct 31, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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LIC becoming attractive place for small start-ups
Is Long Island City becoming the city’s newest and hottest spot for start-ups? The western Queens neighborhood received a lot of attention last week for its burgeoning culture of small tech start-u...
Oct 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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2012 Endorsements: Addabbo, Meng Get Our Nod
In the 15th State Senate seat, Republican councilman Eric Ulrich has been able to pour an obscene amount of money into the race, as State Republicans smell blood in the water in this district. Even...
Oct 24, 2012 | 3 3 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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FILE - In this Oct. 20, 2013, file photo, Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson (28) runs ahead of San Francisco 49ers defenders Demarcus Dobbs (83) and NaVorro Bowman (53) on a touchdown reception in an NFL football game in Nashville, Tenn. The New York Jets signed the former Titans running back Wednesday, April 16, a little over a week after he was officially released by Tennessee on April 7. (AP Photo/Wade Payne, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Always fast on the field, Chris Johnson is looking to quickly prove his critics wrong.


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File picture shows the Walls Unit, location of the death chamber where executions take place, in Huntsville, TexasThe US state of Texas executed a man for stabbing to death his ex-girlfriend, her young son and her mother, state prison authorities said. Jose Villegas, 38, was put to death by lethal injection and pronounced dead at 7:04 pm local time (0004 GMT) in Huntsville, said Jason Clark, spokesman for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. It was the 17th US execution this year and the seventh in Texas, where an execution has occurred each week over the past five weeks. Authorities in Texas have executed 515 individuals since the death penalty was reestablished in the United States in 1976.


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FILE - This June 17, 2003 file photo shows British rock band AC/DC, from left, Brian Johnson, Malcolm Young, Phil Rudd, Angus Young, and Cliff Williams performing on stage during a concert in Munich, southern Germany. Malcolm Young of AC/DC is taking a break from the band to focus on his health. The band posted on its Facebook page Wednesday, April 16, 2014, that the 61-year-old guitarist is halting from the band “due to ill health” after 40 years (AP Photo/Jan Pitman, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Malcolm Young is taking a break from AC/DC to focus on his health, the band said.


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