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This Month in Queens Real Estate: DEC 2014
Dec 17, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Dec 2014 Queens NY Market Update  The pace of home sales continued to decrease in November and inventory continued to track below last year’s levels as well.  Sales are well below those seen in the...
NYC Employment Law — Pre-tax Transit Benefits
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
As employers, sometimes it is difficult to keep with the employment law changes, which is why you should consult periodically with an employment defense lawyer and stay apprised of new laws. At the...
Wage and Hour Regulation Pitfalls
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
Business owners can get themselves into trouble when not understanding wage and hours laws. What appears to be a bright idea that cuts corners and saves money is sometimes a violation that leads to...
In life, the glass is always half full! Exclusive interview with cartoonist Maria Scrivan
Dec 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena   | 19 November 2014   Maria Scrivan’s cartoons are published in MAD Magazine, Parade Magazine, Prospect Magazine (UK), on Mashable.com, Salon.com. Funny Times a...
Zeffirelli's La Boheme at the Metropolitan Opera: a review
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 146 146 recommendations | email to a friend
  Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena 3 December 2014 |     Zeffirelli’s production of La Boheme at the metropolitan Opera shines. A sample of the stage set up as performed in a preceding season. L...
Are You Staying on Top of Regulations that Affect Your Restaurant?
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 135 135 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent change in regulations predicted to arrive soon is that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will release a national menu labeling standard for chain restaurants. The standard will addres...
The World Seen Through a Dog’s Point of View. An Exclusive Interview with Paul Gilligan, author of Pooch Café
Dec 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 141 141 recommendations | email to a friend
  Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena 10 October 2014 |   Paul Gilligan with Poncho, the main character of Pooch Cafe According to his website, www.poochcafe.com, Paul Gilligan’s affair with art be...
What about Wellness Programs as Part of Health Coverage?
Nov 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 190 190 recommendations | email to a friend
Today many companies offering health insurance also provide wellness programs, which are a preventative medicine approach to health. Today, 94 percent of employers with more than 400 employees and ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: NOV 2014 (Month's Supply: 6.3 Months)
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 266 266 recommendations | email to a friend
Oct 2014 Queens NY Market Update  Queens home sales are down for the third month in a row from August – October. Home sales are also remaining significantly below last year’s levels, according to t...
Forest Hills Food Crawl
Nov 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 271 271 recommendations | email to a friend
The Chamber and All The Tastes of New York would love to invite you to our first Forest Hills Food Crawl, a culinary journey through Forest Hills happening this Wednesday, November 12th ! A Food Cr...

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New Atlas Park Managers Urge Patience
Tell Glendale civic that planned changes could take time
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Attack of the After-School Robots
Legos come to life in Maspeth
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104th Precinct Police Blotter
04/13/09 - 04/19/09
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Glendale-Maspeth-MidVille Rezone Certified
City Planning begins public review
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Watch Out for Lego Robots
Rep. Crowley directs $10K in after-school funds for Town Hall
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Newtown Creek Study Enlists, Trains Citizen Historians
Training for the Newtown Community Health and Harm Narratives Project (CHHNP) commenced last weekend, as several eager members of the community gathered to become amateur oral historians. The proje...
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So Far, So Good (Despite a Few Bumps)
In exclusive interview, Crowley assesses first months in office
Apr 14, 2009 | 7 7 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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Suicide Raises Security Questions at Queens Center Mall
Shoppers shocked and worried by woman's plunge
Apr 14, 2009 | 2 2 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Soil Contamination at Maspeth School Site Deemed Routine
DOE to fix 'common' problem before construction
Apr 14, 2009 | 4 4 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter
04/06/09 - 04/12/09
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Woman Plunges to Her Death at Queens Center Mall
Three-story fall an apparent suicide
Apr 08, 2009 | 4 4 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vacant Lots in Queens on the Auction Block
NYRA will sell empty land to pay off debts
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104th Precinct Police Blotter
3/30 -4/5
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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...
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City Council Approves Maspeth High School
Thumbs-up angers local community leaders
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Iranian refugee Man Haron Monis speaks in this still image taken from undated file footageBy Matt Siegel SYDNEY (Reuters) - An Australian court on Monday ordered bail revoked for the partner of a self-styled Sheikh who last week stormed a Sydney cafe at gunpoint, sparking a 16-hour hostage crisis that left three people dead, including the gunman. Amirah Droudis, on bail after being charged with the murder of hostage-taker Man Haron Monis' wife, was ordered by a Sydney court returned to jail to await trial. Monis, who had been charged as an accessory to the murder, had also been free on bail. ...


2014-12-22 02:56:32 -0500

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) runs in for a touchdown as teammate Doug Baldwin (89) signals touchdown as Arizona Cardinals defensive end Tommy Kelly (95) defends during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The way they are playing, the Seattle Seahawks could well be back in Arizona in a month or so.


2014-12-22 02:54:15 -0500

FILE - In this Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, file photo, Moroccan transvestite, actress and dancer Noor poses for photographers as she arrives at the Marrakech International Film Festival in Marrakech, Morocco. In this conservative Muslim country where homosexuality is illegal and punishable by up to three years in jail, a transgender woman like Noor is not only accepted but is a celebrity. Her ability to seemingly transcend the restrictions of her culture speaks both to her star power and to a certain kind of tolerance toward sexual minorities in this North African nation, and even in the wider Middle East. (AP Photo/Abdeljalil Bounhar, File)CASABLANCA, Morocco (AP) — It was a slow night on the red carpet at the opening of the Marrakech film festival for the photographers and everyone was complaining over the lack of celebrities.


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