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What Employers Should Know about Paternity Leaves
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 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 | 130 130 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
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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
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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 | 236 236 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 | 487 487 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 | 521 521 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 | 557 557 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...

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Joseph D. Griffith
Joseph D. Griffith passed away on July 31, 2009 at the age of 51. Dear brother of Mark Griffith. Service was offered at St. Mary Star of the Sea. Interment was in Pinelawn Memorial Park under the d...
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Ismael Serrano
Ismael Serrano passed away on August 2, 2009 at the age of 86. He was the beloved husband of Ramona. Devoted father of Carmen Siconolfi, Ismael, Sonia Reyes, Miriam Ortiz and the late David. Surviv...
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Rosina DeLorewzo
Rosina DeLorewzo passed away on July 27, 2009 at the age of 96. She was the beloved wife of the late Frank. Devoted mother of Anthony and John. Service was offered at Hess-Miller Funeral Home. Ento...
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Frank J. Bruno
Frank J. Bruno of Ridgewood passed away on July 28, 2009 at the age of 57. He was the beloved husband of Joan. Devoted father of Christofer and Nicole. Dear brother of Michael. Mr. Bruno was retire...
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Matthew Wnukowski
Matthew Wnukowski passed away on July 30, 2009 at the age of 82. He was the beloved husband of the late Doris. Loving father of Deborah Mars and Karen Paoletti. Father-in-law of Anthony and Lou. Ch...
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Fernando Rodriguez
Fernando Rodriguez passed away on July 29, 2009 at the age of 57. He was the beloved husband of Lucy. Loving father of Marlene and Nessa. Dear brother of Lisa Curtis, Quira Nieves and Bruny Cardona...
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Fernando Rodriguez
Fernando Rodriguez passed away on July 29, 2009 at the age of 57. He was the beloved husband of Lucy. Loving father of Marlene and Nessa. Dear brother of Lisa Curtis, Quira Nieves and Bruny Cardona...
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Joseph Augugliaro
Joseph Augugliaro passed away on July 29, 2009 at the age of 68. He was the beloved husband of Monserrate Cruz. Loving stepfather of Magali, Edwin and Yahaira. Cherished grandfather of Nicole, Edwi...
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Richard Y. Chin
Richard Y. Chin passed away on July 29, 2009 at the age of 82. He was the beloved husband of Violet. Loving father of Sumoy Lee, May Leong and Beverly Tam. A cremation service was held at Fresh Pon...
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Joseph Ortiz
Joseph Ortiz passed away on August 4, 2009 at the age of 92. He was the beloved Husband of the late Nancy P. Loving Father of Michael Ortiz and Sr. Mary Ann Miguel. Cherished Grandfather of Tina Ma...
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Ann DiBella
Ann DiBella passed away on July 24, 2009 at the age of 87. She was the beloved Wife of the late Leonardo. Devoted Mother of Donna & Marie Solomonk & the late Leonard. Loving Grandmother of Anthony,...
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Joseph C. Hess
Joseph C. Hess retired assist. Chief of F.D.N.Y. Passed away at the age of 85. He was the beloved Husband of Madeline. Service was offered at Trinity St. Andrews Lutheran Church. Interment was in A...
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Jack Virga
Jack Virga passed away on July 20, 2009 at the age of 71. He was the beloved Husband of Joy. Service was offered at Hess-Miller Funeral Home. Cremation was in Fresh Pond Crematory under the directi...
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Evelyn Sandoval
Evelyn Sandoval passed away on July 20, 2009 at the age of 58. She was the beloved Wife of Enrique. Devoted Mother of Enrique, Sinnel, Xavier and Suneyda. Service was offered at Hess-Miller Funeral...
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Lorraine Tuthill
Lorraine Tuthill passed away on July 24, 2009 at the age of 81. She was beloved Wife of the late Walter. Devoted Mother of Walter, Gray Lorrie & Richie also survived by 10 Grandchildren and 6 Great...
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James Magnusseen of Australia waves following his Pan Pacific Championships 100m freestyle heat, at the Gold Coast Aquatic Centre in Australia, on August 22, 2014World champion James Magnussen said it would take one of the year's fastest times to win the Pan Pacific Championships 100m freestyle after American stars Michael Phelps and Nathan Adrian threw down the gauntlet Friday. Adrian, who nudged out Magnussen by one-hundredth of a second to win the Olympic 100m gold in London, topped Friday's qualifiers with 48.05 seconds. Australia's two-time world champion was just 0.2sec behind, with Olympic great Phelps surging into contention on the back of 48.45, just four-hundredths of a second ahead of another Australian, Cameron McEvoy. Phelps, four months into his comeback from retirement, produced a sizzling swim to ensure he would be the second American in Friday's final ahead of team-mates Anthony Ervin and Jimmy Feigen.


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File photo of a policeman and soldiers leading a woman who showed her support for the army to safety during a protest in BangkokBy Amy Sawitta Lefevre and Andrew R.C. Marshall BANGKOK (Reuters) - "Is she dead yet?" Thai opposition activist Kritsuda Khunasen said she was blindfolded and struggling to regain consciousness when she heard this chilling query from one of her interrogators. She was detained for nearly a month by the Thai military after it toppled the government of Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on May 22. Junta chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha has dismissed Kritsuda's claims as "totally untrue" and ignored United Nations calls for an investigation.


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Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw throws to the plate during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)LOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw scattered three hits over eight innings while outdueling Tyson Ross, Justin Turner hit a two-run homer and the first-place Los Angeles Dodgers rallied to beat the San Diego Padres 2-1 Thursday night.


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