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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 | 176 176 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?
Mar 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 216 216 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Mar 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 313 313 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Feb 22, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 354 354 recommendations | email to a friend
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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A look back at the stories that shaped Queens in 2015
Mourning the loss of heroes in blue The city lost two officer in 2015 in Brian Moore, killed in the line of duty in Queens Village, and Randolph Holder, a Rockaway native killed in the line of duty...
Dec 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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Muslim school principal says parents fearful to send kids to school
In the wake of recent anti-Muslim rhetoric used in the 2016 presidential race, including Donald Trump’s call for a ban on all Muslims entering the country, the principal at a Queens Muslim school s...
Dec 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens pol calls for Club Allure to be shut down
Residents living near a nightclub in Long Island City hope it's on its way out. Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer called for the closure of Club Allure after numerous complaints and violations, including...
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Lawmakers, DOT officials tour deadly intersection
Plan to make list of other dangerous streets in area
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Pol joins Google for Internet safety presentation
About 93 percent of teenagers go online and surf the vast world of the Internet, according to a Pew Internet Project report. And that number’s only going up. That’s why Google brought its “Online S...
Dec 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Calls for street safety after hit-and-run driver kills teen
Jackson Heights intersection notorious for accidents
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LGCC students, faculty rally for contracts, against tuition hikes
Dozens of faculty, staff and students rallied in front of LaGuardia Community College on Wednesday, calling for fair contracts and against increased tuition rates. Wielding colorful signs and a set...
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Local pols stand with Muslim hate crime victim
Elected officials, community leaders and neighbors came together Thursday morning in Astoria to denounce the recent attack on deli owner Sarker Haque. Haque was assaulted last Saturday by 55-year-o...
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Hochul visits Queens 3-D printing facility
Part of statewide tour of advanced manufacturing businesses
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Queens firehouse wins free groceries for the year
Queens firefighters are going to enjoy free groceries for an entire year, thanks to the cooking prowess FDNY chef Chris Waters. He edged out nine other chefs at this year’s annual New York City Fir...
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First Lady stops by mental health training in LIC
Comes just weeks after city unveils ThriveNYC
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Lawmakers criticize MoveNY toll plan
MoveNY says it's ‘not concerned’ about rally
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Workshop address dangerous portion of Astoria Boulevard
Councilman Costa Constantinides and Assemblyman Michael DenDekker held a joint traffic safety workshop to address safety concerns regarding Astoria Boulevard. Nearly 50 members of the community att...
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Queens pol wants to get tough on hit-and-run drivers
Only a fraction of offenders are ever arrested
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Shannon Gaels break ground on new Gaelic sports field
The Shannon Gaels Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) and elected officials broke ground Monday on a new turf field at Frank Golden Park in College Point. The field will be used for the Irish club’s ...
Dec 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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FILE- In this April 8, 2016, file photo, President Barack Obama and his daughter Malia walk from Marine One toward Air Force One at Los Angeles International Airport. Malia is taking a year off after graduating from high school before attending Harvard University as part of an expanding program for students known as a "gap year." (AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's daughter Malia is taking a year off after graduating from high school before attending Harvard University as part of an expanding program for students known as a "gap year."


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People march with an inflatable effigy of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump during an immigrant rights May Day rally in Los AngelesHundreds of people marched through Los Angeles on Sunday in May Day rallies that took aim at Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump for his anti-illegal immigration platform that includes building a wall along the U.S. border with Mexico. The rallies in America's second most populous city, which has a large immigrant population, came just days after protesters smashed the window of a police car and blocked traffic outside a Trump campaign event in Costa Mesa, California, 40 miles (64 km) southeast of Los Angeles.


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A masked protestor kicks a tear gas canister during clashes with riot police as part of the traditional May Day march in Paris, France, Sunday, May 1, 2016. The traditional May Day rallies are taking on greater weight this year in France as Parliament is debating a bill that would allow longer working hours and let companies lay workers off more easily. (AP Photo/Michel Spingler)Trade unions and other groups are staging rallies around the world to mark International Workers Day. A look at some May Day events:


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