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"Before" & "After" Man
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 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 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 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 | 95 95 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 | 655 655 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 | 150 150 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 | 144 144 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 | 184 184 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 | 187 187 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 | 252 252 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 | 240 240 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...

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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...
Mar 11, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Mar 10, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter
3/2/09 to 3/09/09
Mar 10, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Where Children Fear to Tread
Dangerous crossing unavoidable after bus cuts
Mar 04, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hospitals Taken Off Life Support
St. John's and Mary Immaculate close doors for good
Mar 04, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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Community Board 5 to Meet
The next monthly meeting of Community Board 5, Queens will be conducted on Wednesday, March 11, beginning at 7:30 pm at the Greater Ridgewood Youth Council Meeting Hall, located at 62-10 Myrtle Ave...
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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 | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Police Precinct Blotter
2/23 - 3/1
Mar 04, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
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In Our Opinion
Stop Fighting and Get to Work
Mar 04, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Let Dock St. Project Be a Model for the City
Mar 04, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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On Politics
LOST Cause: Treaty Would Be Bad for U.S.
Mar 04, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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Down-Sizing? This MidVille Eatery Just Got Bigger!
KELLY’s Restaurant completes renovation
Feb 24, 2009 | 3 3 comments | 70 70 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 | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
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Now Accepting Deposits in English and Polish
Polish & Slavic CU opens new Maspeth branch
Feb 24, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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airstrikes against the Islamic State group in SyriaWASHINGTON (AP) — The one-two-three punch of American and Arab airstrikes against Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq was just the beginning, President Barack Obama and other leaders declared Tuesday. They promised a sustained campaign showcasing a rare U.S.-Arab partnership aimed at Muslim extremists.


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WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb says he is "seriously looking" at a Democratic presidential campaign in 2016, a move that could create a challenge to former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton if she seeks the White House again.
2014-09-23 16:24:28 -0400

Outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai speaks during a ceremony commemorating the 2001 assassination of legendary Tajik resistance commander Ahmad Shah Massoud, in KabulBy Kay Johnson and Hamid Shalizi KABUL (Reuters) - Outgoing President Hamid Karzai on Tuesday blamed the United States for Afghanistan's long war in a final swipe at the country that helped bring him to power 13 years ago but towards which he has become increasingly bitter. His farewell speech came days ahead of the swearing in of a new president, Ashraf Ghani, after months of turmoil over a disputed election that ended in a power-sharing deal, yet to be tested, with rival Abdullah Abdullah who will fill the role of chief executive. ...


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