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Estate Planning Basics for Newlyweds – How to Get Prepared for the Unexpected
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s that time of year – the time for beautiful weddings, fun receptions, delicious cakes, special gifts, and romantic honeymoons. While this is a joyous time for everyone, it’s also time for you a...
The Annual Pay Notice Requirement of the New York Wage Theft Prevention Act Could Be Close to Ending
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans After the Wage Theft Prevention Act went into effect, restaurant owners and other types of business owners became burdened with paperwork as they complied with annual requir...
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Steven Palermo The recent warm weather makes me realize how rapidly summer is approaching. It’s time to dust off those BBQ’s and open the pools. Millions of people enjoy swimming in pools e...
$$ OPPORTUNITY HAS KNOCKED ! $$ Networking For Prosperity & Adventure $$
Jun 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 264 264 recommendations | email to a friend
Bring Pen & Paper for this great opportunity to learn about:  * Job search, Employment Training, Networking Skills & How Every Dollar Counts . **Snacks & Beverages provided.** WHEN : Wednesday June...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JUNE 2014
Jun 19, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 296 296 recommendations | email to a friend
June 2014 Queens NY Market Update The pace of home sales rose in May after a slow start in the beginning of 2014. Inventory increased slightly again in May, meaning buyers should have a bit more ch...
Book Expo America 2014 Part 1: The Italian presence…
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 337 337 recommendations | email to a friend
  Originally Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena for L'Idea Magazine   Book Expo America 2014 has brought a wave of foreign authors, either in the original language or in translation, and among the...
Book Expo America 2014 Part 2: The Authors Speak…
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 336 336 recommendations | email to a friend
Originally Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena  for L'Idea Magazine   Javits Center was the center of attention for all American book lovers for four days at the end of May, with a series of events...
Interview to author Tony Napoli.
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 793 793 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently I published a review on the popular book “My Father, My Don,” A Son’s Journey from Organized Crime to Sobriety, and I am now pleased to offer our readers an interview to the author, Tony N...
How Much Can Allegations of Discrimination Cost You?
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 309 309 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans Discrimination is a serious issue for employers. It can lead to disputes, lawsuits and even forced business sales. Forced business sale, substantial fines and the disgrace o...
Wage and Hours Cases Setting Precedents for Tipped Employees
May 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 487 487 recommendations | email to a friend
  Restaurant owners are subject to numerous regulations they must comply with and as various cases are litigated, rulings establish new precedents that can change how the industry does business. Ma...

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Dance Entropy presents new piece of interpretive dance
It was a night of self reflection and a deep look within at the Valerie Green Dance Entropy production of “Begin. Again,” held at the LaGuardia Performing Arts Center in Long Island City last weeke...
Feb 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rug replacement turns to asbestos scare at HRA facility in LIC
A routine carpet replacement at the Human Resources Administration’s Child Support Enforcement facility turned into an asbestos scare last Wednesday when flooring containing the fibrous substance h...
Feb 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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In wake of deaths, pols push for crossing guards
In the wake of the tragic deaths of two school children in traffic-related accidents, Queens Assemblyman Michael DenDekker and State Senator Diane Savino of Staten Island have sponsored legislation...
Feb 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Newtown Creek activists host watershed info seminars
New alert system notifies residents of CSO discharges
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MTA hosts 7 train discussion with elected officials
MTA leadership hosted a closed-door meeting with several elected officials and community leaders on Thursday, Feb. 6, to discuss an upcoming, planned 13-weekend 7 train closure for maintenance. Sta...
Feb 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols wants Northern Boulevard in Vision Zero plan
Elected officials are calling for safety measures on Northern Boulevard after another accident, this time after a car plowed into five people at a bus stop at 48th Street. “We are all committed to ...
Feb 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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New computer lab at Academy of American Studies
While education is the key to succeeding in today’s society, technology has become a huge part of it as well. With more and more schools using iPads, MacBooks and smart boards, ones that don’t are ...
Feb 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayor delivers a progressive agenda in State of the City
Mayor Bill de Blasio laid out a complex agenda during his first State of the City address on Monday, promising to carry out his focus on delivering a plan for universal prekindergarten, paid sick l...
Feb 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Groups gather at congressional office to oppose TPP
Say trade deal would be bad for America
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City MD opens new facility in Astoria
Having good relationships with their patients is important
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Boy Scout Troop 17 in Elmhurst celebrates 100 years
Troop leader Ralph Defalco said there were many great experiences
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Boys and Girls Club prepares for a teaching kitchen
Giants co-owner and special teams captain participate in wall-breaking ceremony
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Constantinides takes the oath of office
In a packed auditorium at Long Island City High School on Sunday, lifelong Astoria resident and Costa Constantinides was sworn into office for City Council. Constantinides, 38, who previously serve...
Jan 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Little League coach says fields in need of repair
Says Elmjack Little League kids falling through the cracks
Jan 29, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Pride looks forward to 22nd event
In celebration of 21 successful Queens Pride Parade events and in preparation for the 22nd annual parade, the Queens Pride Committee hosted a fundraiser ball at the Astoria World Manor on Saturday ...
Jan 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Israeli police officers secure a destroyed house that was hit by a rocket fired by Palestinians militants from Gaza, in Yahud, a Tel Aviv suburb near the airport, central Israel, Tuesday, July 22, 2014. As a result, Delta Air Lines and U.S. Airlines decided to cancel their scheduled flights to Israel.(AP Photo/Dan Balilty)JERUSALEM (AP) — A Hamas rocket exploded Tuesday near Israel's main airport, prompting a ban on all flights from the U.S. and many from Europe and Canada as aviation authorities responded to the shock of seeing a civilian jetliner shot down over Ukraine.


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Israeli police officers secure a destroyed house that was hit by a rocket fired by Palestinians militants from Gaza, in Yahud, a Tel Aviv suburb near the airport, central Israel, Tuesday, July 22, 2014. As a result, Delta Air Lines and U.S. Airlines decided to cancel their scheduled flights to Israel.(AP Photo/Dan Balilty)DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — In Libya, militias armed with shoulder-launched missiles are battling for control of the country's main airport. In Africa, the entire Sahel region is awash with weapons that include portable air defense systems leftover from the ouster of Moammar Gadhafi.


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TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed an Arizona execution to go forward amid a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs in the country.
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