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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 | 26 26 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 | 584 584 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 | 76 76 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 | 75 75 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 | 112 112 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 | 114 114 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 | 179 179 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 | 284 284 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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New Psyche Center Opens at Elmhurst
The newly renovated Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Room (C-PEP) at the Elmhurst Hospital Center opened its doors on March 20, following a ribbon cutting ceremony attended by politicians and ho...
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104th Precinct Police Blotter
3/23 to 3/29
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CB5 to Meet 4/8
The next regular meeting of Community Board 5 will be held on Wednesday, April 8, beginning at 7:30 p.m. at Christ the King High School cafeteria, which is located at 68-02 Metropolitan Avenue in M...
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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
3/16 to 3/22
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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
3/9/09 to 3/15/09
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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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JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nigeria's police and military routinely torture women, men and children as young as 12 with beatings, shootings, rape, electric shocks and pliers used to pull out teeth and nails, Amnesty International charged Thursday.
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NEW YORK (AP) — Executives at Jordan-based Arab Bank should not be held responsible for a wave of suicide bombings in Israel in the early 2000s that left several Americans dead, a lawyer said Thursday in closing arguments at a U.S. civil trial.
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GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hamas' No. 2 leader says the Islamic militant group does not want another war with Israel but suggests more fighting is inevitable unless Israel ends its blockade of Hamas-ruled Gaza.
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