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This Month in Queens Real Estate: NOV 2014 (Month's Supply: 6.3 Months)
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 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 | 98 98 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 | 142 142 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 | 286 286 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 | 193 193 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 | 251 251 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 | 241 241 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
Oct 22, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 249 249 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 258 258 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 | 247 247 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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City prepares for looming June 20 LIRR strike
Ferries, buses and park-and-rides will be utilized
Jul 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Upon relesae, activist vows to fight for prison inmates
Cecily McMillian, an Occupy Wall Street activist, was released from prison this past Monday after serving 90 days at Rikers Island for assaulting a police officer. According to the charges, McMilli...
Jul 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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QCA Art Fund seeks new works to enrich borough's culture
The Queens Council of the Arts’ annual Art Fund grant process is now under way. The distribution of the fund is the guiding purpose of the QCA, explained Managing Director Lynn Lobell. “A lot of th...
Jul 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Group looks to combat education issues in Astoria/LIC
Argues there is a tale of two cities in west Queens
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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 ...
Jun 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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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
Jun 18, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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MOSCOW (AP) — In other countries, you may be asked to give a push to a car stuck in the mud. In Russia, passengers in the Arctic came out of an airliner to the bitter cold to help it move to the runway.
2014-11-26 07:17:33 -0500
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Lower oil prices will close ineffective oil projects, decreasing output to support prices which will return to a "fair level", Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Wednesday. In Vienna, talks between Saudi Arabia, fellow OPEC member Venezuela and non-members Russia and Mexico yielded no agreement on Tuesday on how to address a growing oil glut, ending without any plan to cut output. OPEC meets on Thursday. Novak told reporters Russia would not postpone its Arctic projects. ...
2014-11-26 07:21:27 -0500
VIENNA (Reuters) - Core Gulf oil producer United Arab Emirates sided with OPEC leader Saudi Arabia on Wednesday by saying the group should not panic as oil prices would soon stabilize, while ramping up pressure on non-OPEC producers to help balance global supply.
2014-11-26 07:08:37 -0500