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Implications of the Recent Retail Wage Increases
Mar 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Setphen D. Hans Recently, Wal-Mart announced its decision to raise the base wage of its employees. Wal-Mart plans to increase wages for close to 40 percent of its workforce. As of April, wo...
Coming Soon: 3 Family Brick Residential Home in East Elmhurst. ASKING $999,000
Mar 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Will Introduce another 3 Family for Sale in East Elmhurst NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely East Elmhurst 3 Family Home for Sale. Offe...
Just Listed Single Family Brick Home for Sale in Briarwood NY. Asking $750k
Mar 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another Single Family Home for Sale in Kew Garden Hills NY!!!   Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Kew Garden Hiils One Family Home...
Wal-Mart Hit by EEOC with Age and Disability Discrimination Suit
Mar 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans Sometimes hearing about a discrimination case is the best way for employers to understand potential liability. People would expect a company the size of Wal-Mart to have ant...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: MAR 2015
Mar 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
March 2015 Queens NY Market Update Homes sales declined in February on a monthly basis, and continued to show declines year-over-year. Prices followed a similar pattern as the sales, posting a mont...
Just Listed: 1 Bedroom Coop For Sale at Station Square in Forest Hills, NY 11375
Mar 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1br Coop for Sale at Station Square in Forest Hills NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Forest Hills Coop for Sale. Of...
Money Saving Winter Roofing Tips- Spot Out Faulty Gutters Yourself
Mar 06, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 348 348 recommendations | email to a friend
A good roof is perhaps one of the most important investments a homeowner can make. Any good investment requires good maintenance. One of the most crucial factors in upholding a roofing system is th...
JUST LISTED: 2br Coop For Sale at Windsor Oaks in Bayside, NY!
Mar 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 133 133 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 2br Coop for Sale at Windsor Oaks in Bayside NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Bayside Coop for Sale. Offered for sa...
JUST LISTED: 2br 2bth Coop for Sale at the Mayflower in Forest Hills NY
Mar 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 144 144 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 2br 2bth Coop for Sale at the Mayflower in Forest Hills NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Forest Hills Coop for Sale...
Do You Have to Pay On-Call Employees for Their Time On-Call?
Mar 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 135 135 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans When you hire certain employees for on-call services, questions often arise about wages and hours. The Fair Labor Standards Act (FSLA) addresses the issue of on-call employe...

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Kaufman Astoria causing quality of life issues?
Neighbors say they are being treated like 'cockroaches'
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Parents continue to protest closing of Most Precious Blood
Upset over lack of transparency in decision-making process
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Long Island City artwork sparks cultural discussion
Town hall meeting covers topics on the arts
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Push to landmark the Clock Tower
One of Queens’ most significant and visible buildings, the Bank of Manhattan Company tower, is a landmark in all but city documents. Situated at 29-27 Queens Plaza North in Long Island City and com...
Mar 18, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Riders Alliance petitions state to fund MTA improvements
Spend the week collecting Subway “horror stories”
Mar 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Astoria, Woodhaven libraries get 10 iPads
Local students demonstrated their iPad skills for Councilman Costa Constantinides at Astoria Library on Thursday, three months into a pilot program that provides free access to iPads at the branch....
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Councilman, residents calls for improved service on 7
Say overcrowded trains, slow service a “nightmare”
Mar 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local breweries excited after first Beer Week Crawl
Rockaway Brewing Company, Big Alice Brewing, and Transmitter in Long Island City successfully completed the first NYC Beer Week pub crawl. The breweries, located within walking distance of each oth...
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Turner to be named chair of the Queens County GOP
In a party where compromise often lacking, a show of unity
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Parents haven't given up hope at Most Precious Blood
Still a glimmer of hope of saving the closing school
Mar 11, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Variety Boys & Girls Club holds Hall of Fame event
Honors integral members, teachers, students in club community
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Snow can't stop St. Pat's for All in Sunnyside
Mayor says he hopes Manhattan follows parade's example
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Astoria's Mt. Sinai opens new transfusion center
Facility part of $125 million expansion plan for hospital
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Business, community leaders critical of MoveNY plan
Say tolls on East River bridges really a tax
Mar 04, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Workers at Nevada, Georgia diners file class-action lawsuit
Past and current employees of Elmhurst’s Nevada Diner and Georgia Diner have filed a proposed class-action lawsuit against the two restaurants, both owned by Queens restaurateur Dimitrios Kaloidis....
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee has fired basketball coach Donnie Tyndall after one season.
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ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland misallocated $28.4 million in federal money for its flawed health care exchange and should pay the money back, according to a federal audit set to be released Friday.
2015-03-27 09:04:29 -0400

New York City firefighters on ladders spray water at the scene of a fire and a partial building collapse in the East Village neighborhood of New York on Thursday, March 26, 2015. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)NEW YORK (AP) — Firefighters using high-powered water towers worked Friday to extinguish pockets of fire at the site of an apparent gas explosion in Manhattan's East Village as authorities reported that two people were unaccounted for.


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