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This Month in Queens Real Estate: NOV 2014 (Month's Supply: 6.3 Months)
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Oct 2014 Queens NY Market Update  Queens home sales are down for the third month in a row from August – October. Home sales are also remaining significantly below last year’s levels, according to t...
Forest Hills Food Crawl
Nov 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
The Chamber and All The Tastes of New York would love to invite you to our first Forest Hills Food Crawl, a culinary journey through Forest Hills happening this Wednesday, November 12th ! A Food Cr...
What Is the Professional Exception to Employment At-Will Termination?
Nov 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 111 111 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans As described in our earlier blog article, there are exceptions to at-will employment terminations, making them unlawful, and termination based on discrimination is one of th...
Downhome Country Breakfast
Nov 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 254 254 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kiwanis Club of Maspeth presents their DOWNHOME COUNTRY BREAKFAST on Sunday, November 9th, 2014 from 8AM - 12PM.  Location: Martin Luther HS, 60-02 Maspeth Avenue Juice, Buttermilk Pancakes, Sa...
Can You Be the Executor of an Estate in New York if You Don’t Live in the State?
Oct 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 161 161 recommendations | email to a friend
Posted on October 23, 2014 by BonnieLawston If your loved one has died in New York, with a valid will, trust or estate plan there, but you live in another state, you may be uncertain if you can, or...
What Real Estate Lawyers Do
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 219 219 recommendations | email to a friend
In several real estate transactions, especially in it comes to the sale of a house, you can find a lawyer taking an important role. Though they aren’t necessarily needed in real estate transactions...
Legal Eligibility For Workers Compensation & Disability
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 210 210 recommendations | email to a friend
Except in special cases, worker’s compensation covers most employees because most companies are required to purchase some form of insurance to cover their employees. However, the scope of benefits ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: OCT 2014
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Oct 2014 Queens NY Market Update The pace of Queens home sales reached its second-highest rate of 2014 in September, but was slightly slower than the previous month and remains below 2013 levels. P...
A 50th Anniversary Celebration of The Beatles Arrival to America
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 234 234 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens West Kiwanis Foundation proudly presents A 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF THE BEATLES ARRIVAL TO AMERICA with "Yesterday and Today" - A Tribute to The Music of The Beatles, on Saturday, Oct...
Filing Bankruptcy For Credit Card Debt: Your Legal Options
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 227 227 recommendations | email to a friend
Buried in Credit Card Debt? What Are Your Options? Credit card debt is one of the most common types of debt in the United States next to mortgage and student loan debts. As of September 2014, the a...

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Group looks to combat education issues in Astoria/LIC
Argues there is a tale of two cities in west Queens
Jul 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Library launches Lincoln Center Local performance series
Free summer concerts expand to Brooklyn library branches
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Big Alice brews on, shares lessons learned after first year
After one year of pumping out 108 unique, small batches of some of Queens most impressive craft beers, the three-man team of Kyle Hurst, Robby Crafton and Scott Berger, backed by their wives, frien...
Jun 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Public meetings on Kosciuszko Bridge project scheduled
The bidding process has been completed and the $555 million phase one construction to replace the Kosciuszko Bridge is about to get underway. In order to meet with the residents and commuters from ...
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Elmhurst protests use of Pan Am Hotel as homeless shelter
Reacting to the decision to house homeless families at the Pan American Hotel on Queens Boulevard in Elmhurst, hundreds gathered to protest outside the hotel last week At the heart of the protest w...
Jun 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Something fishy going on at Elmcor
After one year of working to enrich the Elmhurst and Corona communities, the members of the Elmcor Senior Center kicked back over a delicious fish fry on Saturday. “The LaGuardia Kiwanis club spons...
Jun 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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American Idol finalist visits afterschool program in Elmhurst
Coalition for Hispanic Families Services' Arts & Literacy Program students perform
Jun 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Zone 126, Socrates team up for arts education
Students of Long Island City High School celebrated their graduation from the Zone 126 Art Studio program at Socrates Sculpture Park on Monday. “This collaboration couldn’t have come at a better ti...
Jun 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tourneau trains a new generation of watchmakers
In a rare public event, Tourneau opened up its Long Island City facility to the media to celebrate the graduation of their third class of high schoolers from an intensive, eight-week watchmaking ap...
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Community upset as hotel becomes homeless shelter
Local leaders and residents feel blindsided by DHS
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After-school program showcases its talents
Artwork from the best in the city was on display this past weekend as the Sports and Arts in Schools Foundation (SASF) hosted their 5th Annual Performing Arts Showcase at the Frank Sinatra School o...
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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ACS addresses cancelled Astoria Relay
Coordinator says it's just “one year off”
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Young man dies in Sunnsyide construction accident
DOB says safety harness was not attached to lifeline
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LIC community calls for traffic safety on Center Blvd.
Children install their own stop sign and crosswalk
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Students tackle weighty issues in art project
Bullying, drug use, domestic violence, teen pregnancy, animal abuse, gay rights, racism, child abuse - the sad truth is that children in New York City see social issues like these all around them. ...
Jun 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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This photo provided by the Glendora Police Department shows a driveway covered in mud in a neighborhood of the suburb of Glendora, Calif. on Friday, Nov. 21, 2014. Rare Southern California rains triggered mudslides in an area of the Los Angeles-area foothills scorched bare by a wildfire earlier this year. Los Angeles County Fire Department Dispatch Supervisor Robert Diaz says a 4-foot-high flow of debris hit a home in the suburb before dawn. (AP Photo/Glendora Police Department)GLENDORA, Calif. (AP) — Scattered California storms triggered mudslides in Los Angeles-area foothills scorched bare by a wildfire and dumped about an inch of much-needed rain in the San Francisco Bay Area.


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The Wall Street subway stop on Broadway, in New York's Financial District, Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014. U.S. financial markets surged in early trading Friday, Nov. 21, 2014 as investors cheered a surprise interest rate cut in China and a hint of further stimulus for Europe from the head of the region's central bank. The rally extended gains from a day before, pushing the major market indexes further into record territory. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)U.S. stocks moved higher in afternoon trading Friday, propelled by news of an interest rate cut in China and the possibility that Europe's central bank will step up stimulus efforts in the region. The rally had the Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor's 500 index on pace to extend their record highs from a day earlier.


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US President Barack Obama announces executive action on immigration policy during a nationally televised address from the White House November 20, 2014 in Washington, DCBarack Obama's Republican rivals on Friday heaped scorn on his plans to offer up to five million undocumented migrants protection from deportation, as the US president went on the road to defend the bold measures. Already emboldened by their sweeping midterm election victory, Republicans vowed to thwart Obama's plans. "With this action the president has chosen to deliberately sabotage any chance of enacting bipartisan reforms he claims to seek," House Speaker John Boehner declared Friday. In a prime-time address, Obama said nearly a dozen commanders-in-chief before him have acted unilaterally over the past half century on some facet of immigration reform.


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