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This Month in Queens Real Estate: JULY 2014
Jul 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
June 2014 Queens NY Market Update    The pace of home sales rose sharply in June but was still below the pace of sales in June 2013. Prices posted moderate gains in June as well, remaining on pace ...
Estate Planning Basics for Newlyweds – How to Get Prepared for the Unexpected
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s that time of year – the time for beautiful weddings, fun receptions, delicious cakes, special gifts, and romantic honeymoons. While this is a joyous time for everyone, it’s also time for you a...
The Annual Pay Notice Requirement of the New York Wage Theft Prevention Act Could Be Close to Ending
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans After the Wage Theft Prevention Act went into effect, restaurant owners and other types of business owners became burdened with paperwork as they complied with annual requir...
$$ OPPORTUNITY HAS KNOCKED ! $$ Networking For Prosperity & Adventure $$
Jun 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 282 282 recommendations | email to a friend
Bring Pen & Paper for this great opportunity to learn about:  * Job search, Employment Training, Networking Skills & How Every Dollar Counts . **Snacks & Beverages provided.** WHEN : Wednesday June...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JUNE 2014
Jun 19, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 314 314 recommendations | email to a friend
June 2014 Queens NY Market Update The pace of home sales rose in May after a slow start in the beginning of 2014. Inventory increased slightly again in May, meaning buyers should have a bit more ch...
Book Expo America 2014 Part 1: The Italian presence…
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 357 357 recommendations | email to a friend
  Originally Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena for L'Idea Magazine   Book Expo America 2014 has brought a wave of foreign authors, either in the original language or in translation, and among the...
Book Expo America 2014 Part 2: The Authors Speak…
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 357 357 recommendations | email to a friend
Originally Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena  for L'Idea Magazine   Javits Center was the center of attention for all American book lovers for four days at the end of May, with a series of events...
Interview to author Tony Napoli.
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 811 811 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently I published a review on the popular book “My Father, My Don,” A Son’s Journey from Organized Crime to Sobriety, and I am now pleased to offer our readers an interview to the author, Tony N...
How Much Can Allegations of Discrimination Cost You?
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 328 328 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans Discrimination is a serious issue for employers. It can lead to disputes, lawsuits and even forced business sales. Forced business sale, substantial fines and the disgrace o...
Wage and Hours Cases Setting Precedents for Tipped Employees
May 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 501 501 recommendations | email to a friend
  Restaurant owners are subject to numerous regulations they must comply with and as various cases are litigated, rulings establish new precedents that can change how the industry does business. Ma...

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Rosetta Wines is Pleasing to the Palate
Store offers fine wines without the pressure
Jan 27, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn Artist Named to State Council
Last week, State Senator Velmanette Montgomery named Brooklyn artist Danny Simmons as a member of the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA). Simmons is the vice-chairman and co-founder of Rush...
Jan 27, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rap Video Highlights East New York Violence
Controversial video has community in uproar
Jan 08, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
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Expat Burmese Keep Pressure on Regime
The Woodside-based pro-democracy activists of Burma Point took their new year fundraiser to a loft in SoHo Saturday night. At the reception, attendees sampled a buffet of American offerings and Bur...
Jan 07, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tablao Flamenco in Astoria - Friday, January 9th
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE American Bolero Dance Company and Spanish Benevolent Society-Centro Español proudly present TABLAO FLAMENCO IN ASTORIA, Friday, January 9, 2009 at 8:30 pm. Tablao Flamenco in ...
Dec 29, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
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City Tech, Woodhull Team Up for Health
New York City College of Technology (City Tech) has partnered with Woodhull Medical Center to establish a Radiology Learning Lab on the premises of the hospital. The lab is designed to promote a le...
Dec 23, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
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Clubhouse Opens at Dyker Beach Golf Course
$15 million renovation project complete
Dec 23, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
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Santa Not the Only One With a Checklist
City hospitals work to eliminate fatal errors
Dec 17, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
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Astoria Artisans Shine Bright
Designers spread the word about the neighborhood Astoria just might be the next fashion center of New York City, and local merchants made their case for that designation last Tuesday night. “Starry...
Dec 10, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
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Newly Opened Gym Shaping Up Nicely
Queens residents have a new place to work off their Black Friday stuffing and yam guilt thanks to two couples with a passion for fitness. Mike Romer and Vinny Ruddy and their wives Maria and Kriste...
Nov 26, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bushwick Homecomings on DVD
Brooklyn-born filmmaker Stefanie Joshua recently celebrated the official DVD release of her acclaimed documentary film “Bushwick Homecomings” with a reception/screening at the Brooklyn Moon Café on...
Nov 26, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
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We Are Lying To You
Artists New Work Denounces Media
Oct 23, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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Million-Dollar Gravy: Meet Queens' New Millionaires
Proving that ordinary people win the lottery every day, three Queens residents will be receiving million dollar paydays from the state’s most famous gaming initiative. Willie James McCain and Kwan ...
Oct 02, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn Brings On The Green
It’s not easy being green, according to a famous frog, but Brooklyn is trying its best to make it a whole lot easier. “Green Brooklyn, Green City,” an event showcasing green businesses and nonprofi...
Oct 02, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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Another Chapter Written for Brooklyn Book Festival
Annual event grows with each passing year
Oct 02, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
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The World Health Organisation (WHO) called on Friday for a humanitarian corridor to be set up in Gaza to allow aid workers to evacuate the wounded and bring in life-saving medicines. WHO officials have discussed the proposal with both Israeli and Egyptian officials, but there has been no response yet, WHO spokesman Paul Garwood said. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry pressed regional proxies to agree on a Gaza ceasefire on Friday as the death toll soared to over 800. In a statement, the U.N. health agency said that it was difficult for the sick and wounded to get access to health care and that some needed to leave the coastal strip for treatment.
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Three Palestinians were killed in the occupied West Bank on Friday in shootings involving both Israeli forces and a civilian who appeared to be a Jewish settler, medics and witnesses said. Clashes between Israeli border police and Palestinian youths throwing petrol bombs and fireworks escalated. Israeli forces shot and wounded two protesters and a local journalist approaching a military checkpoint near a settlement beside the West Bank city of Ramallah. Palestinian anger fury has mounted after 819 Palestinians - mostly civilians, according to Palestinian medics - have been killed in nearly three weeks of cross-border fighting between Israel and Palestinian militants in Gaza for which the United States and regional powers urgently seek a truce.
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Smoke from an Israeli strike rises over the Gaza Strip, Friday, July 25, 2014. An Israeli defense official says the Israeli Security Cabinet is meeting to discuss international ceasefire efforts, but also the option of expanding its eight-day-old ground operation in Gaza. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)JERUSALEM (AP) — Palestinian hospital officials say three Palestinians have been killed in the West Bank, which has become increasingly restive because of a war between Israel and Hamas militants next door in the Gaza Strip.


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