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Restaurants Weigh in on Replacing Tipping with Service Charges
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Queens New York Employment Defense Attorneys Human Resource Consulting Law Firm Various restaurants across the country are in the process of changing tipping into service charges. The Seattle Eater...
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Are you having trouble evicting a tenant? The Landlord Center has been effectively representing landlords and have been very successful in fighting for their rights for over 20 years. The legal tea...
What it was Like to Buy a Home, after Selling Over 150...
Mar 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 167 167 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . My wife & I recently closed on the our very first home and boy was it an experience, especially considerin...
How Does a Prior Injury Affect Your Eligibility for Workers' Compensation Benefits?
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In New York, when you have been injured on the job, you have a right to seek benefits under the state's workers' compensation system. In fact, the workers' compensation system is generally your sol...
ARTS Community: Free Cultural Arts & Networking at CUP Center
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The Enterprise Collective is hosting a free community event to celebrate Women’s History Month at CUP Center located at 1071 Bedford Avenue in the Bedford Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn Saturday, M...
Where Is Paradise?
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Where is the Garden of Eden, and therefore, the tree of life, today? Is this the same as Paradise? Genesis 3:24 I may have bit off a little too much with this question. But it has often come to my ...
The Real Deal-Real Estate Update
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Since 1979 when Jim Turano then sales agent, first started, he was the first in the community to offer Senior Citizen Discounts. In addition he offered Police officers and fireman discounts when th...
Queens Real Estate Market Report: February 2016
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by George Herrera , Realtor and Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . Queens Real Estate Market Update: February 2016 Home sales dropped in January which is somewhat typical ...
University Policies to Deal with Sexual Harassment Issues
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Recently, a sexual harassment case involving a Chicago professor became high profile in the news. While you can view the case from the perspective of the victim and the alleged abuser, there is als...
5 Ways to Sell your Home for Top Dollar in Queens NY
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by George Herrera , Realtor and Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . If you own or live in Queens, then you already know that we do things differently here. Not only are we ...

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James T. Greeran
James T. Greeran passed away on Thursday, June 21, 2012 at the age of 86. Beloved Husband of Mary Ann Greeran. Cherished Father of Timothy Greeran. Dear Brother of Kathleen Scott and Bernard Greera...
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Carmela Guidice
Carmela Guidice passed away on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at the age of 96. Beloved Wife of the late Michael Guidece. Loving Mother of Marie Grace, Joann Maguire and the late Carmine and Mother-in-Law ...
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Jeremiah Crowley
Jeremiah Crowley passed away on Saturday, June 16, 2012 at the age of 82. Formerly of Donoughmore, County Cork, Ireland. Beloved Husband of Kathleen Browne. Loving Father of Timothy Crowley, Allen ...
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H. Muriel Luna
H. Muriel Luna passed away on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at the age of 88. Beloved Mother of Arlene Tropiano and the late Robert and Mother-in-Law of Danny. Cherished Grandmother of James, Jason and Da...
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Anne Murgolo
Anne Murgolo passed away on Monday, June 11, 2012 at the age of 85. Beloved Wife of the late Angelo. Loving Mother of Joanne Lebron and Mother-in-Law of William. Cherished Grandmother of Anne Marie...
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Monserrate Gonzalez Vega
Monserrate Gonzalez Vega passed away on Monday, June 04, 2012 at the age of 63. Beloved Wife of the late Juan Marte. Loving Mother of John E. Marte. Dear Sister of Oscar and Victor Gonzalez. Cheris...
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Maria Coyne
Maria Coyne passed away on Friday, June 01, 2012 at the age of 76. Beloved Wife of the late Michael. Loving Mother of Ria and Kevin Coyne. Cherished Grandmother of 4 Grandchildren. Private Crematio...
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Kathryn Caruso
Kathryn Caruso passed away on Wednesday, June 06, 2012 at the age of 91. Beloved Wife of the late Joseph V. Caruso. Loving Mother of Joseph V. Caruso and Robert R. Caruso. Cherished Grandmother of ...
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Florence A. DeRosa
Florence A. DeRosa passed away on Saturday, June 09, 2012 at the age of 93. Beloved Sister of the late Frank DeRosa, Rose DeRosa and Dorothy Basta. Beloved Aunt of Dorothy Basta, Dale LoPresti, Joh...
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Jill Ann Rudzewick-Vik
Jill Ann Rudzewick-Vik passed away on Thursday, June 07, 2012 at the age of 46. Beloved Mother of Kristian and Emily. Loving Daughter of Barbara and Kenneth T. Rudzewick. Dear Sister of Thomas Rudz...
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Madeline A. Jerzynski
Madeline A. Jerzynski passed away on Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at the age of 70. Died after a short illness. Beloved Sister of Florence Mirro. Cherished Aunt to Larry & Terry, Michael, Joe & Kathy, and...
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Ethel Macchio
Ethel Macchio passed away on Saturday, May 26, 2012 at the age of 90. Beloved Wife of the late Michael Macchio. Loving Mother of Michael Macchio, Rosann B. Macchio and Theresa Scarola. Cherished Gr...
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Manuel A. Huallanca
Manuel A. Huallanca passed away on Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at the age of 59. Beloved Son of Antonio. Loving Father of Danny, Gabriel, Jean Michael and Ariel Montalvo. Cherished Grandfather of Justin ...
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Rosalia Cospito
Rosalia Cospito passed away on Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at the age of 99. Beloved Wife of the late Jimmy Cospito. Loving Mother of Maria Cospito and Rosalie Cospito. Cherished Aunt. Mass of Christia...
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Jadwiga Ciesla
Jadwiga Ciesla passed away on Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at the age of 87. Beloved Wife of the late Henryk. Loving Mother of Krystina Szereszowiec (Piotr), Andrew Ciesla and Mark Ciesla (Patricia) Che...
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A fence set as part of the security measures for May Day at the Taksim square in Istanbul as the city braces for a major security lockdownIstanbul braced for a major security lockdown for May Day on Sunday, with almost 25,000 police on duty and numerous roads closed for an occasion that regularly sees clashes between Turkish protesters and police. The Istanbul governor's office said in a statement Saturday that in order "to provide for the security of citizens" on labour day, 24,500 members of the Turkish security forces would be on duty in the city. The metro station on the main Taksim Square will be completely closed and the station at the end of the main shopping street Istiklal Caddesi will be closed to exiting passengers.


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A ranger stands in front of burning ivory stacks at the Nairobi National Park on April 30, 2016Eleven giant pyres of tusks were set alight Saturday as Kenya torched its vast ivory stockpile in a grand gesture aimed at shocking the world into stopping the slaughter of elephants. Lighting the fire in Nairobi's national park, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta demanded a total ban on trade in ivory to end the "murderous" trafficking and prevent the extinction of elephants in the wild. "The height of the pile of ivory before us marks the strength of our resolve," Kenyatta said, before thrusting a burning torch onto the ivory.


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Iraqi protesters flash V-signs inside the parliament building after breaking into Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone on April 30, 2016Thousands of angry protesters broke into Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone on Saturday and stormed the Iraqi parliament building after lawmakers again failed to approve new ministers. Jubilant supporters of Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr invaded the main session hall, shouting slogans glorifying their leader and claiming that they had rooted out corruption. The Iraqi capital was already on high alert for a major Shiite pilgrimage, participants in which were targeted in a bombing that killed 23 on Saturday, but extra security measures were taken after protesters stormed the Green Zone.


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