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How to Use Fiscal Sponsorship to Get Ahead As an Individual Artist
Apr 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Are you an individual artist interested in applying to large-scale grants and government agencies? Frustrated by a lack of opportunities without non-profit status? Fiscal sponsorship may be right f...
Do You Make These Mistakes When You Are Writing A Grant?
Apr 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Back by popular demand! Queens Council on the Arts Presents Grant Writing Plus. The spring session of this two-part grant writing workshop brings a close to QCA’s Build Your Own Business (BYOB) wor...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: April 2014
Apr 10, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 126 126 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 | 143 143 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 | 155 155 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 | 220 220 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 | 241 241 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 | 279 279 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...

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Bayside Historical society honors three
Melnick, Graziano & Genovese recognized for service to community
Dec 05, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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MLS makes pitch for new soccer pitch
Presents proposal for new stadium at Boro Hall
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Borrower says bank tried to 'steal' his property
Franklin Torres just wanted to pay his bills, but he claims that Flushing Savings Bank wouldn't let him. Torres says the bank attempted to improperly foreclose on his property in Corona, and now th...
Nov 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
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Holiday goodies can be fatal to Fido
Vet reminds owners not to feed pets like humans
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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
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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...
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Meng defeats Halloran
Will become first Asian-American from New York in Congress
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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
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Proponents of Community Safety Act speak
Bill would put restrictions on stop and frisk
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Jakarta (AFP) - A passenger plane landed at Bali airport on Friday after a suspected hijacking, an Indonesian air force spokesman said.


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FILE - This April 2, 2014 file photo shows former Northwestern University football quarterback Kain Colter, right, and Ramogi Huma, founder and president of the National College Players Association arrive on Capitol Hill in Washington. The United Steelworkers union and college football players may seem like an unlikely pairing. Yet the sprawling union is locked in a high-stakes standoff with Northwestern University over whether student athletes on scholarships should be allowed to unionize, engage in collective bargaining and even strike. At first glance, it may seem like a big reach on the part of the union. But it’s been a long time since the Steelworkers Union just represented workers at steel mills and in other jobs directly related to steel. (AP Photo/Lauren Victoria Burke, File)EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Northwestern football players will file into an on-campus hall adjacent to their home stadium to cast secret ballots Friday on whether to form the nation's first union for college athletes.


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Foreign Minister of Russia Sergei Lavrov delivers speech during Caspian Sea littoral states conference in MoscowMOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Friday accused Washington of distorting an international agreement on Ukraine by making additional demands on Moscow. "Russia will firmly contribute to the de-escalation of the conflict based on the compromise approach agreed in Geneva...there can be no one-sided demands," Lavrov told a meeting with young diplomats in Moscow. "And we are being presented them - first of all I mean the United States of America who have an outstanding ability to turn everything on its head. ...


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