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Timing Is Everything
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 543 543 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...
Recent Supreme Court Ruling on Homecare Union Dues Requirement
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Business Employment Attorney in Queens, NY Many employers are interested to know about cases that affect the power of unions. For decades, unions have challenged employers through disputes or ongoi...
7 Common Real Estate Law Issues In NY
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 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 | 35 35 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 | 71 71 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 | 78 78 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 | 142 142 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
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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 | 257 257 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 | 302 302 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 ...

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Evelyn Puz
Evelyn Puz passed away on Friday, March 15, 2013 at the age of 83. Beloved Wife of the late Frank. Loving Mother of the late Frank and Mother-in-Law of Sue. Cherished Grandmother of Melissa, Jeffre...
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Richard A. Luciano
Richard A. Luciano passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2013 at the age of 73. Beloved Husband of Miriam Martinez. Loving Stepfather of Debra Morales and Brenda Rodriguez. Cherished Grandfather of Mi...
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Dolores Faz Browne
Dolores Faz Browne passed away on Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at the age of 66. Beloved Wife of Thomas J. Browne. Loving Mother of James Thomas Browne and Mother-in-Law of Kaoko. Dear Sister of Molly...
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John T. Zukas
John T. Zukas passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2013. Beloved Husband of Gloria Zukas. Loving Father of Jessica Lang and John Zukas and Father-in-Law of Brian. Dear Brother of Barbara Bove. Mr. Zu...
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Aurelia Arpino
Aurelia Arpino passed away on March 17th, 2013. Beloved Wife of Aniello. Devoted Mother of Arlene Moliterno, Aurelia Barraco, Michael and Arnold Arpino. Loving Grandmother of Eight. Funeral Mass at...
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Jessie Aylmer
Jessie Aylmer passed away on March 15th, 2013. Beloved Mother of Susan Lanzi and Husband Richard and Teddy Lloyd. Loving Grandmother of Mary Campione, Michael Lanzi and Wife Kristin, and Christophe...
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Vincent V. Niski
VINCENT NISKI Vincent V. Niski passed away peacefully on March 6, 2013 at Fairview Nursing Care Center in Forest Hills, NY at the age of 89. Vincent was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and was Honorably...
Mar 12, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jeanne Moran
Moran, Jeanne F. Jeanne Moran of Woodside, Queens died on Feb. 9, 2013 at the Bethel Health Center in Conn. She was 83. Jeanne was born on April 2, 1929 in New York City, the daughter of the late J...
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Edward J. Tormey
Edward J. Tormey passed away on February 27th, 2013 . Beloved Husband of Frances. Devoted Father of Maureen Grassi and Husband Gary, Collen McTigue and Husband Philip, Kevin Tormey and Wife Kathy a...
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Henry W. Kern
Henry W. Kern of Ridgewood, NY passed away on March 5, 2013 at the age of 85. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran of World War II. He was the beloved husband of the late Lucille. Devoted father of John, Bob...
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Linda Manfredi
Linda Manfredi passed away on Monday, March 04, 2013 at the age of 70. Beloved Wife of Michael Manfredi. Loving Mother of Melissa Petronis and Mother-in-Law of Peter. Cherished Grandmother of Micha...
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Jennie Lord
Jennie Lord passed away on Monday, March 04, 2013 at the age of 101. Beloved Wife of the late Thomas Lord. Loving Mother of Helen Vaccaro, Eleanor Pinamonti and Dorothy Daly and Mother-in-Law of Fr...
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Nada Lulic
Nada Lulic passed away on Tuesday, March 05, 2013 at the age of 80. Beloved Mother of Milanka Savanovic and the late Mila Bankovic. Cherished Grandmother of Milan, Nikola, Milosav, Stevo, Nada, Jel...
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Ligia Wiest
Ligia Wiest passed away on Wednesday, March 06, 2013 at the age of 94. Beloved Wife of the late John Wiest. Loving Mother of Alexandra W. Lombardo, John Wiest Jr. and Claudia Buckley. Cherished Gra...
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Marie Breck
Marie Breck passed away on Saturday, March 09, 2013 at the age of 79. Beloved Wife of Anthony Breck. Loving Mother of the late James Breck, Sr. Cherished Grandmother of James and Krisja. Mass of Ch...
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San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Justin Smith (94) sacks Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler (6) during the second quarter of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Down big, Jay Cutler kept his poise on the road while Colin Kaepernick struggled in prime time.


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Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III (10) is attended to on the sideline after injuring his left ankle during the first half of an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Landover, Md. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)After a tough week off the field, the NFL got back to playing — and the focus turned to big-name players who were injured all over the league.


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DENVER (AP) — Authorities are increasingly concerned about a hoax in which video game players lash out at online opponents by making fake 911 calls that send SWAT teams to their homes.
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