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Estate Planning Basics for Newlyweds – How to Get Prepared for the Unexpected
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s that time of year – the time for beautiful weddings, fun receptions, delicious cakes, special gifts, and romantic honeymoons. While this is a joyous time for everyone, it’s also time for you a...
The Annual Pay Notice Requirement of the New York Wage Theft Prevention Act Could Be Close to Ending
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans After the Wage Theft Prevention Act went into effect, restaurant owners and other types of business owners became burdened with paperwork as they complied with annual requir...
Looking for an apartment? Ideas to benefit you!
Jul 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Ideas to benefit you. 'MIDDLE VILLAGE AREA' With plenty of competition out there looking for the same apartment that you are looking for, do you think it is a good idea to: Have on hand three month...
2015 Queens Arts Fund: Funding for Queens Artists and Arts Organizations
Jul 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens Council on the Arts (QCA) supports the hard work and contributions of the borough’s creative citizens with our Queens Arts Fund (QAF) grant program. These QAF grants help build the creative ...
Queens Council on the Arts’ 3rd Space Brings Emerging Artists Together
Jun 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
On Friday, July 18th, Queens Council on the Arts’  3rd Space  is proud to present Amy Wu and the launch of QNSMADE, a web-based project that celebrates the stories ofQueens through a series of port...
$$ OPPORTUNITY HAS KNOCKED ! $$ Networking For Prosperity & Adventure $$
Jun 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 270 270 recommendations | email to a friend
Bring Pen & Paper for this great opportunity to learn about:  * Job search, Employment Training, Networking Skills & How Every Dollar Counts . **Snacks & Beverages provided.** WHEN : Wednesday June...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JUNE 2014
Jun 19, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 303 303 recommendations | email to a friend
June 2014 Queens NY Market Update The pace of home sales rose in May after a slow start in the beginning of 2014. Inventory increased slightly again in May, meaning buyers should have a bit more ch...
Book Expo America 2014 Part 1: The Italian presence…
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 343 343 recommendations | email to a friend
  Originally Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena for L'Idea Magazine   Book Expo America 2014 has brought a wave of foreign authors, either in the original language or in translation, and among the...
Book Expo America 2014 Part 2: The Authors Speak…
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 342 342 recommendations | email to a friend
Originally Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena  for L'Idea Magazine   Javits Center was the center of attention for all American book lovers for four days at the end of May, with a series of events...
Interview to author Tony Napoli.
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 799 799 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently I published a review on the popular book “My Father, My Don,” A Son’s Journey from Organized Crime to Sobriety, and I am now pleased to offer our readers an interview to the author, Tony N...

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Mayoral candidates criticize Bloomberg on education
Four of the mayoral hopefuls sat on a stage in the auditorium of P.S. 29 in Cobble Hill and discussed the New York City education system before a packed house. Sal Albanese, Comptroller John Liu, P...
May 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Frustrated residents sound off on plane noise
Group hosts meeting to educate public on recent changes
May 07, 2013 | 3 3 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fresh Meadows residents sound off at town hall
Residents focused on the state of education in the neighborhood
May 07, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Botanical Garden hosts Arbor Fest
The Queens Botanical Garden celebrated Arbor Day on Sunday, welcoming visitors to the Flushing garden to take part in Arbor Fest. There were plenty of activities throughout the day, including guide...
May 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Halloran won't seek re-election
Councilman Dan Halloran announced today that he will not seek re-election in the 19th Council District, a seat he has held since 2009. Halloran pleaded not guilty to federal bribery charges last we...
May 01, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol aims to do away with self-certification
Says practice opens door for illegal development
May 01, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former councilman to replace Tabone on GOP Executive Committee
GOP leaders hope appointment can end some of the internal strife
Apr 25, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Willow Lake trail named for the late Pat Dolan
A nature trail that winds around a lake in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park was renamed Sunday in honor of a woman who worked for years to preserve its natural beauty. On Sunday morning at a Kew Garden...
Apr 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Comptroller John Liu discusses education in Jackson Heights
Calls test scores nothing more than 'smoke and mirrors'
Apr 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Smith, Halloran & Tabone all plead not guilty
All of the defendants in the bribery scheme to get State Senator Malcolm Smith on the Republican ballot for mayor pleaded not guilty in federal court in White Plains on Tuesday. The six people in t...
Apr 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens College to host reading by English author
Stephen Maitland-Lewis was always fascinated by the Holocaust while growing up in in post-World War II England as a Jewish boy. In his latest work of fiction, Emeralds Never Fade, Lewis brings the ...
Apr 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Quinn’s plan to cut commute times, improve transit
Calls for greater role for NYC mayor in MTA
Apr 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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18-story Flushing hotel wants more flexibility
CB7 votes on transient hotel
Apr 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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A little more 'comfort' in Kissena Park
After decades of advocating for an outhouse in the Kissena Corridor Park, the Parks Department finally erected a public bathroom for local residents. Last Friday, Comptroller John Liu, Queens Parks...
Apr 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents look to put brakes on parking plan
NYCHA will raise parking rates to make up for cuts
Apr 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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In an image provided by the Bureau of Land Management, date not known, Bureau of Land Management cave specialist Bryan McKenzie rappels into Natural Trap Cave in north-central Wyoming during a cleanup expedition. The cave holds the remains of tens of thousands of animals, including many now-extinct species, from the late Pleistocene period tens of thousands of years ago. Starting July 28, 2014, scientists plan to venture back into the cave and resume digging for the first time in more than 30 years. (AP Photo/Bureau of Land Management)CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — For the first time in more than 30 years, paleontologists are preparing excavate a sinkhole-type cave in northern Wyoming that contains the ancient remains of tens of thousands of animals.


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JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A Gaza truce involving a withdrawal of Israeli ground forces from the Palestinian territory would be unlikely before next week, an Israeli cabinet minister said on Thursday. "I do not see a ceasefire in the coming days where the IDF (Israel Defence Forces) leave," Science Minister Yaakov Peri, a former security chief, told the Walla news site, adding that troops needed more time to complete their mission of destroying cross-border tunnels used by Gaza guerrillas. "I can say authoritatively that two or three days will not be enough to finish tackling the tunnels. ...
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Many immigrants flooding across the southern border of the U.S. say they're fleeing violent gangs in Central America.
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