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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 | 126 126 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...
U.S. Supreme Court Rules Inherited IRAs are Not Protected from Creditors
Jul 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 173 173 recommendations | email to a friend
On June 12, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court—in a unanimous decision—ruled that Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs) inherited by anyone other than a spouse are not retirement funds and therefore are ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JULY 2014
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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 | 222 222 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 | 229 229 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 $$
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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 | 512 512 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 | 546 546 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 | 519 519 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...

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Cecilia Davies
Cecilia Davies passed away on June 6, 2009 at the age of 70. She was the devoted Mother of Brian, Richard, David and Patrick. Dear Sister of the Late Jane Ann, Mary Ellen, Rose Frances and Eileen. ...
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Johnson Montreuil
Johnson Montreuil passed away on June 8, 2009 at the age of 61. He was the beloved Husband of Mariette. Devoted Father of John. Services were offered at Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal Church. Cre...
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Teresa Donnelly
Teresa Donnelly passed away on June 12, 2009 at the age of 77. She was the beloved Companion of Ed. Devoted Mother of Pauline, Kieran, Linda, Annette, Robert, the Late Timothy and Maryann. Dear Sis...
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John Follenius
John Follenius passed away on June 10, 2009 at the age of 64. He was the beloved Husband of Carolyn. Devoted Father of Melissa and Ricky. Dear Brother of Frank and Dave. He is also survived by 3 gr...
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James Varvatsas
James Varvatsas passed away on June 17, 2009 at the age of 81. He is the beloved Husband of Stella. Loving Father of John, Ted and Dean and Father-in-law of JoAnn, Cathy and Tina. Cherished Grandfa...
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Rose LaGuardia
Rose LaGuardia passed away on June 21, 2009 at the age of 78. She was the beloved Wife of Cono. Loving Mother of Esther Gullo and Maria Sturm and Mother-in-law of Gary and Matthew. Cherished Grandm...
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Roger Collantes
Roger Collantes passed away on June 17, 2009, at the age of 72. He was the beloved Husband of Fe Dejano. Loving Father of Rhoel Dejano, Reynald Dejano, Rogelio Dejano and Rita Dejano and Father-in-...
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Genevieve Wise
Genevieve Wise passed away on May 29, 2009. She was the beloved Mother of Martin P. Loving Grandmother of Alexis and Darlene. Dear Sister of Helen Ashmore. Funeral Mass at Holy Cross R.C. Church on...
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Lorenzo Fermin
Lorenzo Fermin passed away on June 5, 2009 at the age of 59. He was the beloved Husband of Luz. Devoted Father of Jacqueline. Services were offered at Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal Church. Inter...
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Ida D’Avanzo
Ida D’Avanzo passed away on June 6, 2009 at the age of 87. She was the beloved Wife of the late Patsy. Devoted Mother of Rosemarie Christopher, Francis De Gregorio, and Jerry D’Avanzo. She is also ...
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Mary Francine Puccio
Mary Francine Puccio passed away on June 1, 2009 at the age of 64. Devoted Mother of Laura Puccio. Services were offered at Hess-Miller Funeral Home. Cremation was in Fresh Pond Crematory under the...
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Alexander E. Selenow
Alexander E. Selenow passed away on June 4, 2009 at the age of 58. He was the dear Brother of Loranna Grimm. Services were offered at Hess-Miller Funeral Home. Interment followed in Holy Trinity Mo...
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Frank Caravello
Frank Caravello passed away on May 29, 2009 at the age of 95. He was the devoted Father of Jacqueline Mancuso. Services were offered at Hess-Miller Funeral Home. Interment was in Calverton National...
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Marianna Nicosia
Marianna Nicosia passed away on May 27, 2009 at the age of 77. She was the loving Aunt of Francesca Marceca. Services were offered at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church. Cremation was in St. John’s Cemet...
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Allan A. Sandford
Allan A. Sandford, age 70, passed away on June 3, 2009 at the St. Joachim & Anne Residence Coney Island, Brooklyn, NY, after a long battle with cancer. Allan was born in Panama, Rep. of Panama. He ...
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In this aerial photo, a rescue helicopter hovers over an area devastated by a massive landslide in Hiroshima, western Japan, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. A several people died and at least a dozen are missing after rain-sodden hills in the outskirts of Hiroshima gave way early Wednesday in several landslides. (AP Photo/Kyodo News) JAPAN OUT, MANDATORY CREDITTOKYO (AP) — Japanese police say the death toll from rain-triggered landslides on the outskirts of Hiroshima has risen to 36, with seven other people still missing.


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Sakari Momoi, a 111-year-old Japanese retired educator, poses for a photo after receiving a certificate from a Guinness World Records official, left, in Tokyo Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. Momoi was recognized as the world’s oldest living man on Wednesday, succeeding Alexander Imich of New York, who died in April at the age of 111 years, 164 days. (AP Photo/Kyodo News) JAPAN OUT, CREDIT MANDATORYTOKYO (AP) — A 111-year-old retired Japanese educator who enjoys poetry has been recognized as the world's oldest living man.


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Metropolitan Opera reaches deal with stagehandsNEW YORK (AP) — New York City's Metropolitan Opera reached a deal early Wednesday with its stagehands and said it expects to avert a lockout by reaching agreements with the remaining unions.


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