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"Before" & "After" Man
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
Hurricane Sandy has nothing on people! Here's a before and after video of the tree, bush and flower slaughter in one Queens yard. Do you realize that one tree has the cooling power of 10 air condit...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
Sep 17, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 149 149 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 | 153 153 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 | 715 715 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 | 204 204 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 | 198 198 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 | 233 233 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 | 222 222 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 | 284 284 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
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  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...

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MTA's Q67 Route Change Unpopular
Maspeth residents want old bus stop back
Apr 28, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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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
Apr 28, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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Pro-democracy demonstrators display placards as they gather near a ceremony marking China's 65th National Day in Hong Kong on October 1, 2014Hong Kong (AFP) - 04:46 GMT - Muted start to 'Golden Week' - The South China Morning Post is reporting that luxury outlet stores in the Central district remain shuttered on what would usually be a bonanza day for them.


2014-10-01 01:02:22 -0400

Two Taliban suicide bombers hit army buses in Kabul with initial reports of six people killed in the twin attack, police sayTwo Taliban suicide bombers hit army buses in Kabul Wednesday, killing at least seven people in a coordinated attack, officials said, a day after the new Afghan government signed a deal for US troops to stay in the country.


2014-10-01 01:01:02 -0400
BEIJING (AP) — The 10,000 pigeons released in a ceremony Wednesday for China's National Day underwent unusual scrutiny, each having its feathers and anus checked for dangerous materials, state-run media reports said, reflecting government jitters over possible attacks.
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