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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 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 | 65 65 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 | 623 623 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 | 114 114 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 | 153 153 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 | 154 154 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 | 220 220 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 | 217 217 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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How the Supreme Court’s Decision on DOMA Affects Employers by cindy
August 27, 2013 10:33 AM | 5227 views | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
On June 26th the Supreme Court ruled   that DOMA's exclusion of state-sanctioned, same-sex marriages from the federal definition of marriage is unconstitutional in United States v. Windsor.  This d...
Ridgewood Bank Awards Teen Contest Winners by Kathleen
August 15, 2013 10:27 AM | 7386 views | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
RIDGEWOOD, N.Y.,  August 2, 2013  – Ridgewood Savings Bank recently presented awards to the local winners of its “Lights, Camera, Save!” video contest for teens aged 13-18.  The video contest was d...
GRAND OPENING! by Kathleen
July 31, 2013 04:05 PM | 10571 views | 0 0 comments | 291 291 recommendations | email to a friend
20/20 Eye Care on Saturday, August 10th 11am-5pm    82-20A Eliot Avenue, Middle Village, NY.  Free raffles, Face Painting (12-3), Refreshments, $39 Routine Eye Exam, $75 Contact Lens Exam and much ...
Be A Tutor! by Kathleen
July 31, 2013 03:54 PM | 10283 views | 0 0 comments | 163 163 recommendations | email to a friend
Help a student love reading for life......Be A Tutor!  Professionals with skills, talent, a bachelor's degree and generosity of spirit can use their life experience and passion for reading, to prov...
Moving Sale! by Kathleen
July 31, 2013 12:57 PM | 9415 views | 0 0 comments | 168 168 recommendations | email to a friend
Moving Sale- Great Furniture for sale due to move.  Great values:  SOFA, WALL UNIT, BED & Headboard, DESK, Dining room, Table and chairs, child’s Bedroom Set.  READY TO GO SO HAVE YOUR TRUCK READY....
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Pope Francis arrives at Tirana's Mother Teresa international airport, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. Pope Francis is here for a one-day visit during which he will attend a meeting with representatives of different religions. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Pope Francis denounced how religion has been "perverted" to justify violence as he arrived in Albania to highlight a Balkan nation that endured brutal religious oppression but where Christians and Muslims now live and work together.


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Forensic workers and policemen carry out investigations at the scene of a bomb blast in CairoCAIRO (Reuters) - A bomb blast near Egypt's foreign ministry killed two police officers and wounded several others on Sunday, the Interior Ministry said, in the most serious attack in Cairo in almost three months. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack which killed two police lieutenant colonels. But the operation resembled ones carried out by Islamist insurgents seeking to topple the U.S.-backed government. Egypt has faced rising Islamist militant violence since the army deposed President Mohamed Mursi last year and cracked down on his Muslim Brotherhood movement. ...


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LONDON (AP) — The wife of a British aid worker held hostage by the Islamic State group has issued a statement pleading for the militants to release him.
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