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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
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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 | 78 78 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 | 635 635 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 | 128 128 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 | 126 126 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 | 164 164 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 | 165 165 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 | 230 230 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
Aug 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 225 225 recommendations | email to a friend
  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 | 312 312 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...

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Glendale-Maspeth-MidVille Rezone Certified
City Planning begins public review
Apr 21, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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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
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Suicide Raises Security Questions at Queens Center Mall
Shoppers shocked and worried by woman's plunge
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Soil Contamination at Maspeth School Site Deemed Routine
DOE to fix 'common' problem before construction
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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
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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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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. ...
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Monserrate Maintains Innocence at Arraignment
Reportedly sneaks a kiss from alleged victim in courtroom
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Crowley Supports Local Zoning for H.S. Until the End
Council to vote on D24 school this week
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Oregon safety Erick Dargan (4) and linebacker Rodney Hardrick (48) tackle Washington State running back Gerard Wicks (23) during the third quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, at Martin Stadium in Pullman, Wash. Oregon won 38-31. (AP Photo/Dean Hare)The second-ranked Ducks were flying high after a nonconference victory over then-No. 7 Michigan State earlier this season, but Washington State and the start of Pac-12 play brought Oregon back to reality.


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Hur Mi-Jung of South Korea poses with the trophy after winning the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic, at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, at Capitol Hill Senator Course in Prattville, Alabama, on September 21, 2014Prattville (United States) (AFP) - Hur Mi-Jung fired a six-under par 66 to win the LPGA Yokohama Tire Classic, holding off a final-round charge from world number one Stacy Lewis.


2014-09-21 20:21:49 -0400

Mi Jung Hur is drenched with water after winning the LPGA Classic golf tournament on Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, in Prattville, Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)PRATTVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Mi Jung Hur was finally able to relax for a couple of holes after matching top-ranked Stacy Lewis stroke for stroke Sunday in the final round of the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic.


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