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This Month in Queens Real Estate: April 2014
Apr 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
April 2014 Queens NY Market Update  The pace of home sales remained sluggish in March according to the most recent data released by the Long Island Board of Realtors. A combination of higher prices...
A meetup that gets results, NOT just motivates then deflates
Apr 08, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
Join Networking For Prosperity & Adventure , a different kind of meetup that shows you the HOW to, not just the fluff of getting you excited in order to set you up for failure. Let's face it, in th...
The Tenor, A Novel by Peter Danish, revisits Maria Callas wartime years
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
     THE TENOR A novel by Peter Danish Based partially on a true episode of Maria Callas’ life, The Tenor is the riveting story of a young Italian man with   a spectacular knack for music and a voi...
Networking for Prosperity & Adventure Meetup in NYC April 9 7PM till 10PM
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Networking for Prosperity & Adventure Meetup in NYC April 9 7PM till 10PM
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Shirley who is a part time employed, motivated leader who is working on a few business ventures in order to be a full time entrepreneur. In spite of many obstacles she is currently working on many ...
What is a retaliation claim and why are they so popular?
Mar 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 150 150 recommendations | email to a friend
According to the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), in 2012, 38 percent of all EEOC claims were for retaliation. The reason retaliation claims have become so popular in recent yea...
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny!
Mar 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 167 167 recommendations | email to a friend
St. Stan's Mothers' Club is proud to announce our first BREAKFAST WITH THE EASTER BUNNY! Sunday, April 6th  9AM-12PM $10.00 Per Child 61-17 Grand Avenue, Maspeth
National Labor Relations Board finds employee’s Facebook posts not protected
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 203 203 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans In recent years, thousands of companies have felt the impact of a slumped economy, increased costs and regulations.  These conditions have forced employers to cut costs, red...
Coaches Wanted!
Mar 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 212 212 recommendations | email to a friend
Coaches Wanted for Forest & Highland Parks 2014 Sport Clinics. Must be able to work with children age 7-14 and have skills in one or more of the following sports: SKATEBOARDING, BASKETBALL AND SOCC...
Sign Up and Walk for Kids Growth!
Mar 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 224 224 recommendations | email to a friend
Join the community on April 6, 2014. Walk for Kids Growth at Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, in Queens (at Fountain of the Planets). This community event will feature a scenic 3-mile fun walk, refres...

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Rosie Perez on Gentrification
Rosie Perez moderated a May 7th panel discussion at WYNC’s new Jerome L. Green Performance Space titled “The Places that Bind: Examining Preservation and Culture in a Changing City.” The talk focus...
May 13, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cool it Kiefer!
Kiefer Sutherland may play America’s best hope for a better tomorrow on television’s 24, but his real personality may be closer to that of the reckless vampire he played in The Lost Boys. The perpe...
May 13, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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If you Build It Green, they will come
Green home supply store co-hosts block party
May 13, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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McCarren Park Soon Infested With Artists and Fleas
If the spacious fields of McCarren Park weren't enough to draw Williamsburg and Greenpoint residents out of their homes this summer, Artists and Fleas has teamed up with the North Brooklyn Open Spa...
Apr 21, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Being Green Has Never Been So Fashionable
Runway show highlights eco-conscious designs
Apr 21, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cold Shots: LGCC Prof Visits Antarctica
Spends three months photographing tundra
Apr 21, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Get Out and Celebrate Earth Day
Senator Gaylord Nelson founded Earth Day in 1970 to get environmental issues onto the public agenda, and since then it has been celebrated every year on April 22. Despite the fact that Earth Day is...
Apr 14, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fair Historian to Lecture on Trylon, Perisphere
World's fair historian Pierre Montiel will be presenting a vivid lecture depicting the significance of the Trylon and Perisphere to the 1939 World's Fair, both as an image and as a physical structu...
Mar 31, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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Whitehead to Speak at City Tech Lit Fest
Acclaimed novelist Colson Whitehead will read from his work at New York City College of Technology's (City Tech) Annual Literary Arts Festival, to be held in the College's 900-seat Klitgord Center ...
Mar 31, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brew-ha-ha on Greenpoint Avenue
Beer merchant treats locals at grand opening
Mar 24, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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A Farm Grows in East New York
Successful farmers market lands neighborhood on city's green map
Mar 17, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
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Glendale Church Regulars Headed to Nashville
MidVille/Bayside Recording Artists Are Nashville-Bound
Mar 17, 2009 | 3 3 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
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Metropolitan Women Get Fit
New ladies-only gym opens in Forest Hills
Feb 24, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
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Borz Said
Book Rehashes Raucous Days of School Board 24, Subject Fire Back
Feb 10, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
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NYPD Gives Kids an Education in Jazz
There was nothing “blue” about the NYPD’s appearance at Bushwick’s P.S.147. Rather than the blues, the halls of the elementary school were filled with the swinging sounds of the last century’s best...
Feb 04, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
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By Louis Charbonneau UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Western ambassadors on the U.N. Security Council demanded an end to what they said was Russia's false propaganda and "fantasy narrative" on the escalating crisis in Ukraine, warning that such distortions could inflame the volatile situation. "The systematic and targeted propaganda war against Ukraine and its provisional leadership, is an extremely dangerous game," Lithuania's U.N. Ambassador Raimonda Murmokaite, who requested Wednesday's special meeting, told the 15-nation council. "As we have seen time and again, including in Central African Republic, it is much too easy to release the arms-wielding genie of incitement and hate, but so much more difficult to contain it afterwards," she added. The council voted last week to send U.N. peacekeepers to the Central African Republic where the United Nations has warned that the sectarian violence could spiral into genocide.
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FILE - This Tuesday, July 16, 2013, file photo, shows an IBM logo in Berlin, Vt. IBM reports quarterly financial results after the market close on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Toby Talbot, File)NEW YORK (AP) — IBM's first-quarter earnings fell and revenue came in below Wall Street's expectations amid an ongoing decline in its hardware business, one that was exasperated by weaker demand in China and emerging markets.


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Pro-Russian activists block a collumn of Ukrainian men riding on Armoured Personnel Carriers in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kramatorsk on April 16, 2014The United States warned Wednesday it was "actively preparing" new sanctions to hit Russia if critical Ukraine talks do not produce concessions from Moscow. US officials privately signaled they had little hope the Geneva talks between Washington, Russia, Ukraine and the European Union would make significant progress. They also revealed that the toughest available sanctions -- those targeting key sectors of the Russian economy -- would only come into force in the event of a full-scale Russian invasion of Ukraine. As Secretary of State John Kerry flew to Geneva, the White House said it needed concrete signs that Russia would de-escalate the situation in eastern Ukraine where pro-Moscow separatists have clashed with Kiev's forces.


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