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What Employers Should Know About Retaliation
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Based on Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)   explains that it is illegal for employers to fire, demote, or otherwise “retali...
JUST LISTED: 1 Family Brick Home in Rego Park (89-18 63rd Ave) NY 11374
Jun 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1 Family Brick Home for Sale in Rego Park NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Rego Park 1 Family Brick Home for Sale. ...
More Trees, Please! Wealthy neighborhoods have the most trees!
Jun 18, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 683 683 recommendations | email to a friend
  "God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools." ~John Muir If you'd like to request a tree p...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JUNE 2015
Jun 18, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
JUNE 2015 QUEENS REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE The pace of existing home sales increased slightly from April to May according to the latest report released by the Long island Board of Realtors. This is...
Long Island Roads See Two Police Officers Die in Separate Vehicle Crashes
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 96 96 recommendations | email to a friend
Sometimes fate takes unexpected turns that we find unexplainable. The odds are slim to none that two former police officers about the same age would die in single vehicle crashes over the same week...
Take Quick Actions When Signs of Discrimination Emerge in Your Business
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
All too often, business owners are not aware of their managers or supervisors engaging in discriminatory practices toward workers. When workers complain about racial or nationality slurs being made...
TRADE SHOW TIPS FROM OLD SCHOOL PROS!
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Yes, it is the day of texting, LinkedIn, reaching out and touching someone, but only electronically. According to some of the greatest sales pros in the franchise community, there is still no repla...
Immigrants In Limbo As Obama Implements New Programs: By A Lawyer
Jun 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 180 180 recommendations | email to a friend
In December 2014 a lawsuit was filed against President Obama’s administration’s proposed immigration plans. The lawsuit alleged constitutional issues that involved the President disregarding Congre...
How To File For Ch. 7 Bankruptcy & Eliminate Debt: By A NYC Lawyer
Jun 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 215 215 recommendations | email to a friend
A Chapter 7 Bankruptcy is a relatively simple process. There are only a few procedures that must take place before a debtor receives a discharge of all or most of his debt: 1. Pre-Bankruptcy Credit...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: MAY 2015
May 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 239 239 recommendations | email to a friend
May 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update   Right now the Queens’ real estate market is feeling pretty tight to say the least. If you or someone you know has been searching for a home, they can tel...

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Liu kicks off annual toy drive
New York Hospital Queens’ Freedom Medical Aid Team (FreeMAT) commenced its annual holiday toy drive for military families on Thursday, November 3, in Flushing, with New York City Comptroller John L...
Nov 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens untaxed cigarette ring busted
Following a six-month probe by the Queens District Attorney’s office, three Queens men were arrested on Friday, November 4, for allegedly engaging in the sale of as much as 6,700 packs of untaxed c...
Nov 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senior housing gets an upgrade
The quality of life for residents of a Flushing senior housing complex just got a little better. Just in time for its 75th anniversary, Selfhelp Community Services held a ceremony last week to cele...
Nov 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stanford, Cornell vie for Roosevelt Island
Applied sciences campus will bring economic boom to LIC, reps say
Nov 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Liu, Bloomberg propose pension overhaul
Comptroller John Liu and Mayor Michael Bloomberg, together with city labor union representatives, proposed long-awaited changes to the city's pension plan to clean up investment strategies and save...
Nov 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Meet Bayside's newly-crowned science wiz and inventor
Looming shortages of engineers and scientists are predicted for the future, but no worries, a large number of young people out there are working on filling this gap. They’re the next generation of ...
Oct 26, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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A new city for Queens: Silicon City
Plan for tech hub in borough unveiled at Panorama
Oct 26, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Drug ring busted at LeFrak daycare center
46 indicted after seven month-long investigation
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QBG celebrates fall with Harvest Fest
The Queens Botanical Garden celebrated autumn with a Harvest Fest and Pumpkin Path this past Sunday afternoon from noon to 4:30 p.m. in Flushing. The family-friendly event celebrated the arrival of...
Oct 20, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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New system will reduce city street closures
Why tear up the street multiple times when you can do it just once? The city on Monday announced a new digital program to reduce the impact of construction on city roads by better coordinating util...
Oct 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Transportation Alternatives launch stat site for motorist crashes
Transportation Alternatives, a transit advocacy group, launched a new website on Wednesday, October 13, that features a corner-by-corner interactive map of motorist crashes with pedestrians and bic...
Oct 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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DeBlasio fights for detained immigrants
Advocates call for investigations into signs of abuse
Oct 12, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens College “Shines the Light” on domestic violence
Queens College kicked off Domestic Violence Awareness Month last Friday, October 7, with an official lighting of the Rosenthal Library Clock Tower and the second annual Shine the Light on Domestic ...
Oct 11, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Douglaston memorial no longer forgotten
Douglaston's monument to those who gave their lives in World War I is once again a fitting tribute. The memorial, located in a small traffic circle in front of the Douglaston Long Island Railroad s...
Oct 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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New York City poverty rate rises
The poverty rate citywide has risen in the last year, reports the United States Census Bureau, with one in five New Yorkers now living below the poverty line. According to the Census, the one in fi...
Oct 04, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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TOKYO (AP) — Greece's foray into the unknown with its rejection of terms set by its international creditors is jolting markets as investors react to looming uncertainties.
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CALAIS, Maine (AP) — A 22-year-old man who was drinking and celebrating the Fourth of July tried to launch a firework off the top of his head, killing him instantly, authorities said Sunday.
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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks to supporters at organizing event at a private residence, Saturday, July 4, 2015, in Glen, N.H. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)WASHINGTON (AP) — Boosting her social media outreach to younger voters, Hillary Rodham Clinton is seeking to offer reassurance to gay youths in a posting that is drawing wide online attention.


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