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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
Sept 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In August, the pace of home sales continued to improve amid decreasing inventory levels and interest rates below last year’s. This summer’s housing market has pre...
How Can Employers Avoid Litigation with the EEOC?
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) can bring litigation against employers on behalf of workers who file discrimination or harassment claims with the EEOC. Because the EEOC is select...
Timing Is Everything
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 622 622 recommendations | email to a friend
     While I was living in Nashville, I was continually learning about different plants and flowers that were native to the region. As I walked through a field one day, I spotted a cluster of daint...
7 Common Real Estate Law Issues In NY
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
Real estate is plagued with all sorts of issues. This is a short list of 7 the most common problems plaguing real estate. In almost all instances, a lawyer will be necessary to find a solution for ...
Where You Can Watch The World's Biggest Clock
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 111 111 recommendations | email to a friend
Did you know that the world’s largest clock is located in Saudi Arabia? More specifically, in Mecca? The Abraj Al-Bait Towers, also known as the Mecca Royal Hotel Clock Tower, are a building of sup...
This article is intended to provide a brief overview and summary on the issue of custody of a child or children.
Sep 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 151 151 recommendations | email to a friend
New York State recognizes two forms of custody.  The first is Joint Custody where the child resides physically with one of the parents; the second being sole and legal custody of the child to one o...
An Intern's Right to Sue for Discrimination in New York
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 152 152 recommendations | email to a friend
Legal loopholes sometimes exist that preclude bringing a lawsuit because the letter of the law does not protect an individual's rights. In the past, this may have been the case with interns, who be...
What Employers Should Know about Paternity Leaves
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 218 218 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Employment Defense Attorney The Family Medical Leaves Act (FMLA) grants the right to mothers and fathers to take up to 12 weeks off for maternity or paternity leaves so they can spend tim...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: AUG 2014
Aug 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 216 216 recommendations | email to a friend
  August 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In July, home sales dropped slightly from June when we saw a slight jump in sales. The increase in sales pace in June & July led to another substantial increa...
If you’re loyal to your insurance carrier it will cost you
Aug 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 307 307 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | Aug 1, 2014 | insurance company rates , PTB Blog Most successful businesses know how to treat their faithful customers.  A good restaurant owner will treat regulars with a compl...

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St. Agnes Academic High School Reunion by Kathleen
September 05, 2013 10:54 AM | 1962 views | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
St. Agnes Academic HS, College Point, NY....Homecoming 2013 for all years, especially those ending in 3s or 8s.  Saturday, November 23, 2013 from 1pm to 5pm.  Call 718-353-6276 or email denise.feto...
New, Free Services Available for Queens Residents with Early Stage Alzheimer's by Kathleen
September 04, 2013 12:01 PM | 2407 views | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
New Yorkers diagnosed with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), early Alzheimer's or other types of early dementia now have a place to call their own.  Queens residents are welcome!  The New York City ...
Tips to Improve Your Resume by James
August 30, 2013 04:02 PM | 3936 views | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
There are several ways that you can improve your resume to help you land your dream job. The first thing you need to look at is how you list your education and any skills you have on your resume. Y...
AARP Elmhurst/Rego Park Chapter 2889 by Kathleen
August 30, 2013 12:00 PM | 4460 views | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
AARP Chapter 2889 is looking for new members.  We meet every first and third Wednesday of the month at the American Legion, 66-28 Grand Avenue, Maspeth.  Doors open at 11am.  Meeting Agenda Include...
Candlelight Vigil - 12th Anniversary by Kathleen
August 30, 2013 11:55 AM | 4691 views | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Wednesday, September 11th @ 7:30 pm at The 9-11 Memorial Garden in Juniper Valley Park (near 78th Street).  Never Forget Those Lost on 9/11/01.  Celebrate our Country's Strength and Honor our Soldi...
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New Zealand's National Party leader and Prime Minister-elect Key celebrates a landslide victory with his wife Bronagh and son Max at the National election party during New Zealand's general election in AucklandBy Naomi Tajitsu WELLINGTON (Reuters) - Prime Minister John Key secured New Zealand's first majority government in almost 20 years on a promise to maintain a strong economy, but slowing growth in China may challenge his outlook and also threaten fiscal discipline. Key's center-right National party stormed to a third straight term in general elections on Saturday after promising to stay on the path of economic growth and fiscal prudence, despite one of the roughest campaigns in recent years. ...


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Afghan President Hamid Karzai, left, and Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah attend a ceremony to mark the third anniversary of the assassination of former Afghan President Burhanuddin Rabbani in Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. In 2011, an insurgent with a bomb wrapped in his turban assassinated Rabbani, who was leading a government effort to broker peace with the Taliban. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's two presidential candidates were set to a sign a power-sharing deal on national TV on Sunday, three months after a disputed runoff that threatened to plunge the country into turmoil and complicate the withdrawal of U.S. and foreign troops.


2014-09-21 02:35:49 -0400

Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota (8) throws a pass to wide receiver Devon Allen against Washington State during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Pullman, Wash. (AP Photo/Dean Hare)PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Marcus Mariota threw for 329 yards and five touchdowns as No. 2 Oregon held off Washington State 38-31 on Saturday night in a matchup of two of the top offenses in the nation.


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