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What Employers Should Know about Paternity Leaves
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 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...
If you’re loyal to your insurance carrier it will cost you
Aug 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 134 134 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 | 182 182 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
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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
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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 | 240 240 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 | 491 491 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 | 525 525 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 | 560 560 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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City Vote on D24 High School Postponed Again
DOE: Time is running out
Mar 24, 2009 | 8 8 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Leaving Car Idling Could Cost You Big
Councilwoman introduces strict anti-idling legislation
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When Renting Office Space Gets Tricky
Aldona Fire Co. looks to rent spare floor
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104th Precinct Police Blotter
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Dogs on the Run in Juniper Park
Residents renew push for dog run in popular park
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Revised Glendale, MidVille, Maspeth Rezone Plans Move Forward
City planner Thomas Smith presented revised plans for the proposed rezoning of Middle Village, Glendale, and Maspeth at a community board meeting last week, moving the major downzone one step close...
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CB5 Approves High School Just in Time
City Council committee to vote on school this week
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104th Blotter
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As Fire Burns, So Too Does Neighborly Goodwill
Apartment fire inspires Rego Park community to take action
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Willets Point Workers Ask for Relocation, Not Training
After the controversial Willets Point redevelopment plan was approved by the City Council, a relocation and retraining effort was put into effect, but many of the workers who will be displaced by t...
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Livery Driver Arrested for Raping Fare
Police arrested an Elmhurst livery cab driver last week for the sexual assault of a Queens woman he picked up in his car in Astoria. Police have charged Klever Sailema, 46, of 79-11 41st Avenue, wi...
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104th Precinct Police Blotter
3/2/09 to 3/09/09
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Where Children Fear to Tread
Dangerous crossing unavoidable after bus cuts
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Hospitals Taken Off Life Support
St. John's and Mary Immaculate close doors for good
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MidVille Burglars Caught Red-Handed
A bold nighttime chase by retired police officer and Kelly's Restaurant owner Mike Kelly led to the arrest of two men attempting to rob the pub and other stores on Eliot Avenue in Middle Village on...
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Dynegy plans to spend more than $6 billion to buy several coal and gas power generation plants from Duke Energy and Energy Capital Partners.
2014-08-22 07:58:10 -0400

FILE - This Aug. 20, 2014 file photo shows Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey speaking at Madison Square Garden in New York. During a Pentagon briefing Thursday, Dempsey said it's possible to contain the Islamic State militants, but it can't be done permanently without going after the group in Syria. Speaking to reporters with Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, Dempsey said he wasn't predicting U.S. airstrikes in Syria, but said the problem must be addressed diplomatically, politically and militarily by America and its regional partners. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — America's top-ranked military officer says the surging Islamic State group has an "apocalyptic, end-of-days strategic vision" in the Middle East and cannot be defeated unless the United States and a coalition of partners confront it head-on in Syria.


2014-08-22 07:56:54 -0400

Family members of Nur Shazana, a Malaysia Airlines crew member who was among the victims onboard Flight MH17, cry during a burial ceremony at Taman Selatan Muslim cemetery in Putrajaya, Malaysia, Friday, Aug. 22, 2014. Carried by soldiers and draped in the national flag, coffins carrying Malaysian victims of Flight MH17 returned home Friday to a country still searching for those onboard another doomed jet and a government battling the political fallout of the twin tragedies. (AP Photo/Lai Seng Sin)KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Carried by soldiers and draped in the national flag, coffins carrying Malaysian victims of Flight MH17 returned home Friday to a country still searching for those onboard another doomed jet and a government battling the political fallout of both tragedies.


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