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What Employers Should Know about Paternity Leaves
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 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 | 56 56 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 | 166 166 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...
U.S. Supreme Court Rules Inherited IRAs are Not Protected from Creditors
Jul 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 213 213 recommendations | email to a friend
On June 12, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court—in a unanimous decision—ruled that Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs) inherited by anyone other than a spouse are not retirement funds and therefore are ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JULY 2014
Jul 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 255 255 recommendations | email to a friend
June 2014 Queens NY Market Update    The pace of home sales rose sharply in June but was still below the pace of sales in June 2013. Prices posted moderate gains in June as well, remaining on pace ...
Estate Planning Basics for Newlyweds – How to Get Prepared for the Unexpected
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 271 271 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 | 277 277 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...
$$ OPPORTUNITY HAS KNOCKED ! $$ Networking For Prosperity & Adventure $$
Jun 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 527 527 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 | 562 562 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 | 585 585 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...

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A look into Mirror Mirror
Hair stylist follows her dream
May 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (5/13/13-5/19/13)
Monday, May 13 Jose Orozo was arrested at 53-07 70th Street for assault by Officer Pellot. Jennifer Wneic was arrested at 57-23 Catalpa Avenue for assault by Officer Martinez. Delfina Flores was ar...
May 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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New NYC soccer franchise has high-profile owners
Manchester City FC and Yankees buy new team
May 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two Maspeth veterans to be recognized
Steinmaker, Romano will be honored at Memorial Day ceremony
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Newtown Creek aeration facility proposed in Maspeth
DEP representatives say process will make water habitable for marine life
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Maspeth fundraiser to fight cystic fibrosis
After her daughter was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, Christine Hipgrabe decided she would walk in a fundraiser to fight the disease. Along with a group of friends, they created the team “Laura’s ...
May 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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CB5 discusses safest ways to add bike lanes to the district
The initial steps were taken in designing safer streets for neighborhood bikers in the neighborhoods of Community Board 5. Over the course of the next year, the Glendale, Ridgewood, Middle Village,...
May 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Zero, Papavero named marshals for Maspeth Memorial Day Parade
Joseph B. Papavero and MaryAnna Zero have been named the grand marshals for the 2013 Maspeth Memorial Day Parade, which will take place on Sunday, May 26, at 1 p.m. on Grand Avenue. Papavero repres...
May 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Metropolitan Avenue fairs well with families
Glendale and Middle Village families gathered to enjoy food, shopping and children's rides at the annual Metropolitan Avenue Street Fair on Sunday. Sponsored by the Kiwanis Clubs of Glendale and Mi...
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Healthfirst’s 4th Annual Cinco De Mayo festival at Elmhurst Hospital
Community gathers to celebrate and learn about their health options
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (5/6/13-5/12/13)
Monday, May 6 Jose Delacruz was arrested at 59-19 Woodbine Street for criminal contempt by Detective Adams. Karina Quiceno was arrested at 668 Seneca Avenue for menacing by Officer Eastman. Jose To...
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (4/29/13-4/30/13)
Monday, Apr. 29 Robert Edlund was arrested at 63-59 75th Place for aggravated harassment by Detective Moon. Alban Dizdari was arrested at 60-07 71st Avenue for aggravated harassment by Officer Loda...
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Theft down, but sex assaults a concern in 104th
Members of the 104th Precinct Community Council heard that overall crime has decreased dramatically in the past few weeks at its April meeting at Gottscheer Hall in Ridgewood last week. According t...
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DEC goes bird watching on Newtown Creek
Watchable Wildlife program and viewing guide celebrates Earth Day
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Bike lanes coming to CB5
Community board and DOT discuss the feasibility
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CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. (AP) — The pilot of a small airplane lost consciousness while flying and crashed into the Atlantic Ocean off the Virginia coast on Saturday, the Coast Guard said.
2014-08-30 18:59:02 -0400
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union is giving Russia a one-week ultimatum to scale back its intervention in Ukraine or face additional economic sanctions.
2014-08-30 18:58:17 -0400
European Union officials will draw up proposals for new sanctions on Russia over its action in Ukraine within a week, European Council President Herman Van Rompuy said on Sunday. EU leaders decided at a Brussels summit to ask the EU's executive Commission and its diplomatic service to "urgently undertake preparatory work" on new sanctions and to present proposals for consideration by EU governments within a week, Van Rompuy told a news conference.
2014-08-30 18:54:23 -0400