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This Month in Queens Real Estate: OCT 2014
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Oct 2014 Queens NY Market Update The pace of Queens home sales reached its second-highest rate of 2014 in September, but was slightly slower than the previous month and remains below 2013 levels. P...
A 50th Anniversary Celebration of The Beatles Arrival to America
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens West Kiwanis Foundation proudly presents A 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF THE BEATLES ARRIVAL TO AMERICA with "Yesterday and Today" - A Tribute to The Music of The Beatles, on Saturday, Oct...
Filing Bankruptcy For Credit Card Debt: Your Legal Options
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Buried in Credit Card Debt? What Are Your Options? Credit card debt is one of the most common types of debt in the United States next to mortgage and student loan debts. As of September 2014, the a...
Downhome Country Breakfast
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kiwanis Club of Maspeth presents their DOWNHOME COUNTRY BREAKFAST on Sunday, November 9th, 2014 from 8AM - 12PM.  Juice, Buttermilk Pancakes, Sausage and Choice of Beverage. Children & Seniors ...
What Employers Should Understand about Disability Discrimination
Oct 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
Business owners typically look from an employer’s perspective and fire employees who cannot do the job. For the most part, this line of reasoning is valid and especially if you have at-will employm...
How Are Personal Injury Cases in NYC Settled?
Oct 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 146 146 recommendations | email to a friend
Personal injury law protects individuals against any wrongful conduct that results in physical harm or mental harm, whether intentional or accidental. These acts are referred to as tort acts or tor...
Are You In A Vicious Cycle Of Stress, Insomnia And Depression?
Oct 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 149 149 recommendations | email to a friend
Today on Huffington Post an article came out called "The Vicious Cycle Of Stress, Insomnia And Depression" ( read here ).  Studies show that how not being able to shut down or quite the ongoing tho...
The Real Deal-Real Estate news update.....
Oct 02, 2014 | 4 4 comments | 192 192 recommendations | email to a friend
This is the last year of low mortgage rates.... With 36 years years of experience please adhere to my advice. Putting it simply like life itself, there is a beginning and there is always an end. Du...
Importance of Educating Your Managers about Religious Discrimination Laws
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 200 200 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans & Associates Restaurant owners must ensure their managers understand employment laws and put policies in place that protect their business against discrimination lawsuits. P...
"Before" & "After" Man
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 249 249 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...

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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...
Apr 07, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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City Council Approves Maspeth High School
Thumbs-up angers local community leaders
Apr 07, 2009 | 2 2 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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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. ...
Apr 02, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monserrate Maintains Innocence at Arraignment
Reportedly sneaks a kiss from alleged victim in courtroom
Mar 31, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crowley Supports Local Zoning for H.S. Until the End
Council to vote on D24 school this week
Mar 31, 2009 | 2 2 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Mar 31, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Mar 31, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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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
Mar 24, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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When Renting Office Space Gets Tricky
Aldona Fire Co. looks to rent spare floor
Mar 24, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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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
Mar 17, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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In this photo taken Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, fans raise their arms in unison in the standing area of Freiburg’s Schwarzwald Stadium during the team’s 2-1 loss at home to Wolfsburg, in Freiburg, Germany. As one of the Bundesliga’s most financially disadvantaged teams, Freiburg deploys an array of coping strategies to stay in Germany’s top division and remain competitive against rivals like Wolfsburg that have richer resources, revenues and budgets. (AP Photo/John Leicester)FREIBURG, Germany (AP) — Financially disadvantaged, Freiburg deploys an array of coping strategies to stay in Germany's top division. Here, at a glance, is how one of the Bundesliga's most modest clubs makes ends meet:


2014-10-23 08:36:48 -0400

Richard O'Driscoll and his guide dog Maxwell leave the fourth Annual Job Fair for Individuals with Visual Impairments in CambridgeWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose last week, but the underlying trend remained consistent with a firming labor market. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits increased 17,000 to a seasonally adjusted 283,000 for the week ended Oct. 18, the Labor Department said on Thursday. Claims had declined for three straight weeks and last week's increase was in line with economists' expectations. ...


2014-10-23 08:33:21 -0400
WASHINGTON (AP) — Applications for US unemployment aid rise to 283,000, though remain near 14-year low.
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