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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Sept 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In August, the pace of home sales continued to improve amid decreasing inventory levels and interest rates below last year’s. This summer’s housing market has pre...
How Can Employers Avoid Litigation with the EEOC?
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) can bring litigation against employers on behalf of workers who file discrimination or harassment claims with the EEOC. Because the EEOC is select...
Timing Is Everything
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 597 597 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...
7 Common Real Estate Law Issues In NY
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 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 | 88 88 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 | 126 126 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 | 127 127 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 | 192 192 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 | 287 287 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...

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Lorraine M. Cheslak
Lorraine M. Cheslak passed away June 26, 2009. Beloved Wife of Edward. Funeral Mass at Miraculous Medal RC Church, Monday, June 29, 9:45 A.M. Interment Maple Grove Cemetery under the direction of T...
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Adolf Tellian
Adolf Tellian passed away on June 23, 2009 at the age of 100. Uncle of Marlene Mannarino. Interment was in Neshanic Cemetery of NJ under the direction of Hess-Miller Funeral Home, 64-19 Metropolita...
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Mary Miller
Mary Miller passed away June 16, 2009. Beloved Wife of the late Joseph. Devoted Mother of Barbara Young, Donald & Peter Miller. Dear Mother-In-Law of Phil Young, Carole Miller, and Bella Miller. Lo...
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Anna Milazzo
Anna Milazzo passed away at St. Joseph’s at Morris Hall in Lawrenceville, NJ on June 30, 2009 after a valiant and lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. Prior moving to NJ, Anna resided in Maspet...
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Veronica Britsch
Veronica Britsch passed away on June 28, 2009 at the age of 98. Beloved Wife of the late Earl. Loving Mother of Linda Calvelo and Janice Peterson. Cherished Grandmother of Sherri, Gayle, Richard an...
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Miriam Vega Konrad
Miriam Vega Konrad passed away on June 25, 2009 at the age of 72. Beloved Wife of Manfred. Cherished Sister of Alvaro Vega, George Vega and Virginia Salazar. A Private Cremation Service was held at...
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John R. Byron
John R. Byron passed away on June 26, 2009 at the age of 70. Originally of County Sligo, Ireland. Loving Father of Karen, John, Brendan and Mark. Cherished Grandfather of Brendan, Erin, Daniel and ...
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James J. Kelly, Sr.
James J. Kelly, Sr. passed away on June 26, 2009 at the age of 76. Beloved Companion of Dottie Mangiacapre. Loving Father of Linda Schreiner, Patty (Jerry) Ragan and James (Angela) Kelly. Cherished...
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Edward McLaughlin
Edward McLaughlin passed away on June 18, 2009. Dear Brother of William. Services were offered at Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal Church. Cremation was in Fresh Pond Crematory under the direction ...
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Michael Spoto
Michael Spoto passed away on June 19, 2009 at the age of 56. He was the loving Son of Carmela. Dear Brother of James, David and Vincent. Dear Uncle of Alexandra and James. Services were offered at ...
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Ronald Baran
Ronald Baran passed away on June 20, 2009 at the age of 67. He was the devoted Father of Claudette. Loving Son of Eleanor. Services were offered at Hess- Miller Funeral Home. Cremation was in Fresh...
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Elizabeth H. Purcell
Elizabeth H. Purcell passed away on June 19, 2009 at the age of 96. She was the loving Grandmother of Grace M. Ciliberti. Services were offered at Hess- Miller Funeral Home. Cremation was in Fresh ...
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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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In this Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014 photo, Army Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, appeared before the Senate Armed Services Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Speaking to a small group of reporters after meeting with his French counterpart on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 in Paris, Dempsey said it will take three or four months to begin the $500 million training program, which the House approved on Wednesday and sent to the Senate, where members of both parties predicted easy passage. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)CAEN, France (AP) — The chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Martin Dempsey, says the U.S. appreciates France's airstrike against Islamic State militants.


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Investors breathe sigh of relief at Scottish voteScotland's decision to reject independence from the United Kingdom shored up British stocks on Friday but worries over future constitutional changes kept a lid on the relief rally. With all 32 Scottish ...


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Chinese President Xi Jinping inspects a Guard of Honour during a reception in New Delhi on September 18, 2014Chinese troops have begun pulling back from the disputed border with India, sources said Friday, as President Xi Jinping wrapped up a rare visit to New Delhi overshadowed by the stand-off at the remote frontier.


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