blog roll
our featured bloggers
This Month in Queens Real Estate: April 2014
Apr 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
April 2014 Queens NY Market Update  The pace of home sales remained sluggish in March according to the most recent data released by the Long Island Board of Realtors. A combination of higher prices...
A meetup that gets results, NOT just motivates then deflates
Apr 08, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
Join Networking For Prosperity & Adventure , a different kind of meetup that shows you the HOW to, not just the fluff of getting you excited in order to set you up for failure. Let's face it, in th...
The Tenor, A Novel by Peter Danish, revisits Maria Callas wartime years
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
     THE TENOR A novel by Peter Danish Based partially on a true episode of Maria Callas’ life, The Tenor is the riveting story of a young Italian man with   a spectacular knack for music and a voi...
Networking for Prosperity & Adventure Meetup in NYC April 9 7PM till 10PM
Apr 02, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
We offer powerful tools in the financial development of individual growth & self development growth.
Networking for Prosperity & Adventure Meetup in NYC April 9 7PM till 10PM
Apr 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
Shirley who is a part time employed, motivated leader who is working on a few business ventures in order to be a full time entrepreneur. In spite of many obstacles she is currently working on many ...
What is a retaliation claim and why are they so popular?
Mar 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 163 163 recommendations | email to a friend
According to the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), in 2012, 38 percent of all EEOC claims were for retaliation. The reason retaliation claims have become so popular in recent yea...
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny!
Mar 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 178 178 recommendations | email to a friend
St. Stan's Mothers' Club is proud to announce our first BREAKFAST WITH THE EASTER BUNNY! Sunday, April 6th  9AM-12PM $10.00 Per Child 61-17 Grand Avenue, Maspeth
National Labor Relations Board finds employee’s Facebook posts not protected
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 214 214 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans In recent years, thousands of companies have felt the impact of a slumped economy, increased costs and regulations.  These conditions have forced employers to cut costs, red...
Coaches Wanted!
Mar 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 224 224 recommendations | email to a friend
Coaches Wanted for Forest & Highland Parks 2014 Sport Clinics. Must be able to work with children age 7-14 and have skills in one or more of the following sports: SKATEBOARDING, BASKETBALL AND SOCC...
Sign Up and Walk for Kids Growth!
Mar 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 237 237 recommendations | email to a friend
Join the community on April 6, 2014. Walk for Kids Growth at Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, in Queens (at Fountain of the Planets). This community event will feature a scenic 3-mile fun walk, refres...

more blogs

news
Suicide Raises Security Questions at Queens Center Mall
Shoppers shocked and worried by woman's plunge
Apr 14, 2009 | 2 2 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Soil Contamination at Maspeth School Site Deemed Routine
DOE to fix 'common' problem before construction
Apr 14, 2009 | 4 4 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
104th Precinct Police Blotter
04/06/09 - 04/12/09
Apr 14, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Woman Plunges to Her Death at Queens Center Mall
Three-story fall an apparent suicide
Apr 08, 2009 | 4 4 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Vacant Lots in Queens on the Auction Block
NYRA will sell empty land to pay off debts
Apr 07, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
104th Precinct Police Blotter
3/30 -4/5
Apr 07, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Kiwanis Offers Scholarship to Maspeth Students
The Kiwanis Club of Maspeth is offering nine $1,500 scholarships to 2009 high school graduates residing in the Maspeth area. The scholarships are awarded on merit only, and further details and requ...
Apr 07, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
City Council Approves Maspeth High School
Thumbs-up angers local community leaders
Apr 07, 2009 | 2 2 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
City Approves Maspeth HS
The City Council approved plans April 2 to build a 1,100-seat high school in Maspeth. The council voted 38-10 in favor of the plan for the school, slated for a site on 58th Avenue and 74th Street. ...
Apr 02, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Monserrate Maintains Innocence at Arraignment
Reportedly sneaks a kiss from alleged victim in courtroom
Mar 31, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Crowley Supports Local Zoning for H.S. Until the End
Council to vote on D24 school this week
Mar 31, 2009 | 2 2 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
New Psyche Center Opens at Elmhurst
The newly renovated Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Room (C-PEP) at the Elmhurst Hospital Center opened its doors on March 20, following a ribbon cutting ceremony attended by politicians and ho...
Mar 31, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
104th Precinct Police Blotter
3/23 to 3/29
Mar 31, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
CB5 to Meet 4/8
The next regular meeting of Community Board 5 will be held on Wednesday, April 8, beginning at 7:30 p.m. at Christ the King High School cafeteria, which is located at 68-02 Metropolitan Avenue in M...
Mar 31, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
City Vote on D24 High School Postponed Again
DOE: Time is running out
Mar 24, 2009 | 8 8 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
national news

People surround a man who was injured during pro-Russian protests near a Ukrainian military base in MariupolBy Pavel Polityuk and Thomas Grove KIEV/SLAVIANSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - Armed pro-Russian separatists were still holding public buildings in eastern Ukraine on Friday, saying they needed more assurances about their security before they comply with an international deal ordering them to disarm. The agreement, brokered by the United States, Russia, Ukraine and the European Union in Geneva on Thursday offered the best hope to date of defusing a stand-off in Ukraine that has dragged East-West relations to their lowest level since the Cold War. Enacting the agreement on the ground though will be difficult, because of the deep mistrust between the pro-Russian groups and the Western-backed government in Kiev, which this week flared into violent clashes that killed several people.


2014-04-18 04:53:48 -0400

Lewis Hamilton waits to take his car out during the first practice session of the Formula One Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai on April 18, 2014Lewis Hamilton battled back Friday to set the fastest time in second practice for the Chinese Grand Prix after suspension problems with his Mercedes earlier in the day. Fernando Alonso brought some welcome cheer to Ferrari after a troubled week, by posting the second fastest lap in the afternoon after leading the first session. Championship leader Nico Rosberg was third fastest in his Mercedes followed by the Red Bulls of Daniel Ricciardo and Sebastian Vettel in fourth and fifth respectively.


2014-04-18 04:53:26 -0400

A Malian presidential security personnel rides past French soldiers on a motorcycle during a military parade to mark Malian Armed Forces Day in BamakoBy Cheick Dioura and Jean-Baptiste Vey GAO/PARIS (Reuters) - French troops in Mali on Thursday freed five local aid workers kidnapped in February, the French and Malian governments said, killing about a dozen of their captors in the process. Land and air forces were deployed in the rescue mission, which targeted the kidnappers' two pick-up trucks in the remote desert region north of Timbuktu, a spokesman at Central Command of French Armed Forces, Colonel Pascal Georgin said. Two of the aid workers were hit by bullets during the operation and were receiving medical care for minor injuries at a Gao military hospital, according to a Malian employee for the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). Four of the aid workers belonged to the organisation and the employee named them as Filipe Diarra, Ousmane El Ansary, Youssouf Ag Rissa and Amikal Ag Handaka.


2014-04-18 04:48:47 -0400