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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 | 163 163 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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Pol highlights systemic problems with DOB
Illegal construction in Flushing, Holliswood exemplifies problem
Oct 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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Community discusses $1M in upgrades to library
Douglaston-Little Neck branch to undergo renovations
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New wellness center opens in Whitestone
Life Health Fitness offers array of services
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New book sheds light on ups and downs of NYC schools
Author hopes book serves as an education to public school system
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109th Precinct remembers those lost on 9/11
As part of a citywide tradition at police precincts throughout the five boroughs, members of the 109th Precinct gathered for a moment of silence last Friday at 8:46 a.m., the precise moment the fir...
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Linebacker Myles Jack (L) of the UCLA Bruins, ranked one of the five best players in the draft by NFLDraftScout.com, missed most of last season at UCLA after undergoing knee surgeryThe NFL dream was still alive for linebackers Jaylon Smith and Myles Jack, who were selected on the second day of the draft despite concerns over knee injuries that disrupted their college football careers. Smith was drafted by the Dallas Cowboys with the 34th overall selection, a higher spot than many expected because of the major knee injury he suffered playing for Notre Dame in the Fiesta Bowl on January 1. University of California at Los Angeles linebacker Myles Jack's agonizing wait ended when the Jacksonville Jaguars added to their offseason overhaul on defense by drafting him 36th overall.


2016-04-29 20:59:40 -0400

This undated photo provided by the San Jose, Calif., Police Department shows suspect Hasib Bin Golam Rabbi who was arrested with his brother in connection with the shooting deaths of their parents. Golam Rabbi, 22, and his 17-year-old brother were taken into custody days after their parents were found slain Sunday, April 24, 2016, in their San Jose home. Police didn't release the teen's name because of his age. (San Jose Police Department via AP)SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The older of two sons charged with murdering their parents at their home in California said he shot his father multiple times, but he did not shoot his mother, according to police.


2016-04-29 20:43:04 -0400

NFL Hall of Famer Dick Butkus, center, waits for the second round of the 2016 NFL football draft with former players, Friday, April 29, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the second day of the NFL draft (all times local):


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