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What Employers Should Know About Retaliation
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 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 | 81 81 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 | 693 693 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 | 2 2 comments | 107 107 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 | 106 106 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 | 108 108 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...
Immigrants In Limbo As Obama Implements New Programs: By A Lawyer
Jun 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 189 189 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 | 227 227 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 | 248 248 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 | 313 313 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...

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DOT halts improvement of dangerous intersection
Safety plans approved in May still not implemented
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Variety Club brings back Friday night program
The Variety Boys and Girls Club of Queens (VBGCQ) welcomed back its Friday Night Teen Program last week, with dozens of teens showing up to take part. Due to funding issues, the club was forced to ...
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Residents say WIN mismanaging Westway Inn shelter
Say motel is wrong location for large shelter site
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayor announces 17,300 affordable housing units in 2014
Administration exceeds year’s projects for new and preserved units
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Parents fighting to keep Most Precious Blood School open
Diocese pushing parents to look at neighboring Catholic schools
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Obama announces free community college plan
LaGuardia president calls it a “modern version of G.I. Bill”
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Zone 126 receives $125K grant from Guttman Foundation
Money will fund early-childhood education programming
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NYPD swears in new officers with emotional ceremony
Across the street, graffiti threatens to kill officers
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Law penalizing hit-and-run drivers takes effect in 2015
Fleeing drivers can now be charged up to $10,000 in penalties
Jan 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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City looks to recruit volunteers in coming year
Mayor teams up with NYC Service for new campaign
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Cuomo, 82, passes just hours after son's inauguration
SLIDESHOW: Photos from Mario Cuomo's time in office
Jan 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Top 10 stories in Queens for 2014
The news and events that shaped the borough over the last year
Dec 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Astoria local opens cooking school for beginners
Every New Yorker has fallen into the trap: you work a long day, get stuck on the train for an extra hour because of delays, walk into your apartment and realize you still have to figure out what yo...
Dec 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hundreds celebrate at annual Catholic Charities holiday party
Santa made a pit stop in Astoria last Thursday, hanging out with children and families at the annual holiday party hosted by Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens and Fidelis Care. Children made c...
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Astoria co-op goes green with natural gas heating system
Swap from oil heat will save company up to $700,000 a year
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Pittsburgh Pirates starter Francisco Liriano pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Pittsburgh, Tuesday, July 7, 2015. (AP Photo/Vincent Pugliese)PITTSBURGH (AP) — Gregory Polanco helped free a grounds crew member trapped underneath a billowing tarp, then hit a go-ahead triple in the eighth inning that sent the Pittsburgh Pirates past the San Diego Padres 3-2 Tuesday night.


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ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan says peace talks between Afghan officials and Taliban end, plan to meet after Ramadan.
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Pope Francis delivers his message during his visit to the San Francisco Church in Quito, Ecuador, Tuesday, July 7, 2015. Francis is making his first visit as pope to his Spanish-speaking neighborhood. He travels to three South American nations, Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Pope Francis wraps up the first leg of a three-nation South American pilgrimage Wednesday after issuing an impassioned call for a new economic and ecological world order where the goods of the Earth are shared by everyone, not just exploited by the rich.


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