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This Month in Queens Real Estate: JULY 2014
Jul 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 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 | 35 35 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 | 35 35 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 | 282 282 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 | 314 314 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 | 357 357 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...
Book Expo America 2014 Part 2: The Authors Speak…
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 357 357 recommendations | email to a friend
Originally Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena  for L'Idea Magazine   Javits Center was the center of attention for all American book lovers for four days at the end of May, with a series of events...
Interview to author Tony Napoli.
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 811 811 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently I published a review on the popular book “My Father, My Don,” A Son’s Journey from Organized Crime to Sobriety, and I am now pleased to offer our readers an interview to the author, Tony N...
How Much Can Allegations of Discrimination Cost You?
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 328 328 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans Discrimination is a serious issue for employers. It can lead to disputes, lawsuits and even forced business sales. Forced business sale, substantial fines and the disgrace o...
Wage and Hours Cases Setting Precedents for Tipped Employees
May 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 501 501 recommendations | email to a friend
  Restaurant owners are subject to numerous regulations they must comply with and as various cases are litigated, rulings establish new precedents that can change how the industry does business. Ma...

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Maspeth High School Not Shovel Ready Yet
Crowley convinces DOE to extend review period on school
Mar 04, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Police Precinct Blotter
2/23 - 3/1
Mar 04, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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In Our Opinion
Stop Fighting and Get to Work
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Let Dock St. Project Be a Model for the City
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LOST Cause: Treaty Would Be Bad for U.S.
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Down-Sizing? This MidVille Eatery Just Got Bigger!
KELLY’s Restaurant completes renovation
Feb 24, 2009 | 3 3 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle Village Reefer Madness
Feds, Queens cops bust massive drug ring
Feb 24, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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Now Accepting Deposits in English and Polish
Polish & Slavic CU opens new Maspeth branch
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104th Precinct Police Blotter
2/16 to 2/22
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‘Heartbreak Bandit’ Strikes Maspeth Bank
On Valentine's Day morning, while most Maspeth residents prepared themselves for romance, an armed robber stormed the Valley National Bank on Grand Avenue and made of with roughly $11,000 in cash. ...
Feb 17, 2009 | 2 2 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cord Pulled on Ailing Queens Hospitals
Staff 7 leaders mourn, vow to continue the fight
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Maspeth Lions to Host Art Auction
The first event to be held by the Maspeth Lions Club this year will be the Marlin Art Auction on Saturday, March 7, at St. Stanislaus Parish Hall. Held in conjunction with St. Stanislaus Parish, th...
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104th Blotter
2/9 - 2/15
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CB5 Still Has Hope for Local High School
Tables vote pending meeting between Crowley & Klein
Feb 17, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Looks Like We Have a ‘Schwinn’-er
Zara Nappa was the lucky winner of a brand new Schwinn bicycle at the annual Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony hosted by the Maspeth Chamber of Commerce this past season. The bike was generously donat...
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FILE - In this June 20, 2014, file photo, Rep. Dave Camp , R-Mich., at a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. More families with higher incomes could claim the popular child tax credit under a bill that won approval Friday, July 25 in the House. "It is time we make some simple improvements to the child tax credit, so it keeps up with the cost of raising children," said Camp. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — More families with higher incomes could claim the popular child tax credit under a bill that won approval Friday in the House. But in a dispute that divides Republicans and Democrats, millions of the poorest low-income families would still lose the credit in 2018, when enhancements championed by President Barack Obama are set to expire.


2014-07-25 15:51:48 -0400
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Federal experts are recommending that California test inmates for immunity to a sometimes fatal soil-borne fungus before incarcerating them at two Central Valley state prisons where the disease has killed nearly three dozen inmates, according to a report obtained Friday by The Associated Press.
2014-07-25 15:50:02 -0400
ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerian security forces are holding one man connected to the Wednesday double bombings in the northern city of Kaduna that targeted a former head of state and a prominent moderate Muslim cleric and killed at least 44 bystanders, according to a defense ministry statement on Friday.
2014-07-25 15:49:33 -0400