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How To File For Ch. 7 Bankruptcy & Eliminate Debt: By A NYC Lawyer
Jun 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 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 | 45 45 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...
Food Industry Labeling: The Nuances of Meeting FDA Standards
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
At the end of November, 2014, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) began requiring restaurants and vending machine companies to label foods for nutritional value. At first glance, this requiremen...
More Trees, Please! Wealthy neighborhoods have the most trees!
May 20, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 488 488 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...
JUST LISTED: 1BR Coop at the Greenbriar (85-15 Main St Briarwood, NY 11435)
May 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 176 176 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another One Bedroom Coop for Sale in Briarwood NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Briarwood Coop for Sale. Offered for sale b...
“The Worker’s Art Coalition of New York City” Documentary Screening
May 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Come to Queens Council on the Art’s 3rd Space program which will feature “The Worker’s Art Coalition of New York City,” as part of the LIC Arts Open. A documentary by Astoria filmmaker Setare Arash...
Just Listed' 1 Bedroom Coop at 218-10 43rd Avenue in Bayside, NY 11361
Apr 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 297 297 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1br Coop for Sale in Bayside NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Bayside Coop for Sale. Offered for sale by George Her...
EEOC Files Its First of Two Transgender Discrimination Lawsuits
Apr 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 293 293 recommendations | email to a friend
New York employers should take note that the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) filed and settled its first transgender discrimination lawsuit. In April 2015, the EEOC brought the suit ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: APRIL 2015
Apr 20, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 360 360 recommendations | email to a friend
April 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update Homes sales increased in March while inventory levels remained tight. Inventory typically reaches its low point during the winter months, but the current...
Just Listed: 1 Bedroom Coop at The New Hampshire House in Forest Hills, NY 11375
Apr 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 371 371 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1br Coop for Sale at The New Hampshire House in Forest Hills, NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Forest Hills Coop fo...

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Katz unveils new deputy beep at Chamber speech
Also reveals her economic plans for the borough
Feb 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Public advocate joins NYU for "Give Kids a Smile" initiative
Program will help underserved children receive free dental care
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Valentines for Vets brightens day in St. Albans
Thousands of donations of candy, hand-written cards, new clothing items, playing cards, puzzles and toiletries were donated by schools, civic organizations, s troops, and local residents as part of...
Feb 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol, neighbors hope city will finally seize house
A local elected official is hoping an owner's failure to pay property taxes will finally be the catalyst the city needs to take over a nearly 15-year eyesore in Queens Village. According to State S...
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Fired doormen deliver petition to former employer
Say they were shown the door over union efforts
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Let it go! City urges residents to avoid frozen waterways
With two close calls in the last month and winter showing no signs of letting up, the city is warning New Yorkers to stay off frozen waterways in the city’s park. FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro det...
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Smith, Tabone looking at decades behind bars in GOP bribery scheme
Former Queens County HQ shuttered
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Report shows alarming disparities for city’s at-risk youth
Communities in Brooklyn, Queens demonstrate “tale of two cities”
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NYC welcomes record high number of tourists in 2014
56.4 million visitors travel to New York, up 23 percent from 2009
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109th Precinct honored for dedication to community safety
Despite recent accusations of violence and hate, not everyone is pulling out pitchforks and leading a lynch mob to attack police officers. The Hindu Temple Society of North America in Flushing held...
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SUNY loophole allows charter schools to bypass public hearings
City Council introduces resolution to stop “undemocratic” process
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Pol, attorney warn immigrants about reform scams
Note protections under executive action not in effect yet
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7 train will run for Lunar New Year
Revelers looking to celebrate the Lunar New Year next month will find it a little easier to get to Flushing. Not only will the MTA suspend construction work on the 7 line the weekend of the annual ...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens homeowner wants city to 'make like a tree and leave'
Despite objections, Parks will plant tree in front of home
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City announces launch of municipal ID program
Due to overwhelming demand, applicants must make an appointment
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In this photo taken May 26, 2015, a small plane flies near Manassas Regional Airport in Manassas, Va. The plane is among a fleet of surveillance aircraft by the FBI, which are primarily used to target suspects under federal investigation. Such planes are capable of taking video of the ground, and some _ in rare occasions _ can sweep up certain identifying cellphone data. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)WASHINGTON (AP) — The Associated Press has learned the FBI is operating a small air force with scores of low-flying planes across the country carrying video or, at times, cellphone surveillance technology.


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A policewoman carries a Burundi flag during a protest against President Pierre Nkurunziza's decision to run for a third term in BujumburaBy Clement Manirabarusha BUJUMBURA (Reuters) - Burundi's government on Monday held out the possibility of a postponement of elections which have led to weeks of protests and bloodshed. President Pierre Nkurunziza said in April he would run for another term in a June 26 vote. More than 20 people have been killed by security forces in protests decrying his move as a violation of the constitution.


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A handout picture released by the Oman News Agency on June 1, 2015, shows paramedics pushing a stretcher carrying an American, believed to have been held by Iran-backed Huthis, upon his arrival in OmanAn American among several believed held by Huthis in Yemen was freed and receiving treatment Tuesday in neighbouring Oman, which has been hosting talks between Washington and the Iran-backed Shiite rebels. A diplomat in Muscat said the talks between the Americans and the Huthis were aimed at promoting a proposed peace conference in Geneva, which the United Nations has so far failed to persuade the warring parties to attend. News of the release of American journalist Casey Coombs came as Omani state media reported that a Singaporean had also arrived in the sultanate on his way home.


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