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This Month in Queens Real Estate: April 2014
Apr 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
April 2014 Queens NY Market Update  The pace of home sales remained sluggish in March according to the most recent data released by the Long Island Board of Realtors. A combination of higher prices...
A meetup that gets results, NOT just motivates then deflates
Apr 08, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
Join Networking For Prosperity & Adventure , a different kind of meetup that shows you the HOW to, not just the fluff of getting you excited in order to set you up for failure. Let's face it, in th...
The Tenor, A Novel by Peter Danish, revisits Maria Callas wartime years
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
     THE TENOR A novel by Peter Danish Based partially on a true episode of Maria Callas’ life, The Tenor is the riveting story of a young Italian man with   a spectacular knack for music and a voi...
Networking for Prosperity & Adventure Meetup in NYC April 9 7PM till 10PM
Apr 02, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 139 139 recommendations | email to a friend
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Networking for Prosperity & Adventure Meetup in NYC April 9 7PM till 10PM
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Shirley who is a part time employed, motivated leader who is working on a few business ventures in order to be a full time entrepreneur. In spite of many obstacles she is currently working on many ...
What is a retaliation claim and why are they so popular?
Mar 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 157 157 recommendations | email to a friend
According to the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), in 2012, 38 percent of all EEOC claims were for retaliation. The reason retaliation claims have become so popular in recent yea...
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny!
Mar 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 173 173 recommendations | email to a friend
St. Stan's Mothers' Club is proud to announce our first BREAKFAST WITH THE EASTER BUNNY! Sunday, April 6th  9AM-12PM $10.00 Per Child 61-17 Grand Avenue, Maspeth
National Labor Relations Board finds employee’s Facebook posts not protected
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 209 209 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans In recent years, thousands of companies have felt the impact of a slumped economy, increased costs and regulations.  These conditions have forced employers to cut costs, red...
Coaches Wanted!
Mar 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 219 219 recommendations | email to a friend
Coaches Wanted for Forest & Highland Parks 2014 Sport Clinics. Must be able to work with children age 7-14 and have skills in one or more of the following sports: SKATEBOARDING, BASKETBALL AND SOCC...
Sign Up and Walk for Kids Growth!
Mar 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 231 231 recommendations | email to a friend
Join the community on April 6, 2014. Walk for Kids Growth at Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, in Queens (at Fountain of the Planets). This community event will feature a scenic 3-mile fun walk, refres...

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Anne E. Fuhrmann
Anne E. Fuhrmann passed away January 14th, 2009. Beloved Mother of Beverly Brody and Richard. Loving Grandmother of Amanda, Gabrielle, Alison, Kathy, Heather. Cherished Great-Grandmother of Felicia...
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Sophie Baychuk
Sophie Baychuk passed away January 6th , 2009. Beloved grandmother of Bridgette and Leonard. Loving Great-Grandmother of Olivia. Religious Service Saturday, January 10th at 9:00 A.M. Rev. W. Krawcz...
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Mary Markunas
Mary Markunas passed away January 11th, 2009. Beloved mother of Mary Ellen Feick and Husband Jeff. Dear sister of Marcella Mein. Also survived by many Nieces and Nephews. Funeral Mass at Transfigur...
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Catherine Cestaro
Catherine Cestaro passed away on Sunday, January 18, 2009 at the age of 82. She was the beloved sister of the late Theresa Casale and sister-in-law of Louis F. Casale. Cherished aunt of Louis and R...
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Andrew J. Puglisi
Andrew J. Puglisi passed away on Wednesday, January 14, 2009 at the age of 85. He was the beloved husband of Carmela I. Loving father of John, Conrad, Carol and Andrea Marinello and father-in-law o...
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Christina Reckel
Christina Reckel passed away on Thursday, January 15, 2009 at the age of 66. She was the beloved sister of Lore Nieves. A private Cremation was held at Fresh Pond Crematory on Tuesday, January 20, ...
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Thomas J. Benton
Thomas J. Benton passed away on January 16, 2009 at the age of 63. He was the dear brother of Julia Rugnetta. Service was offered at Hess-Miller Funeral Home. Cremation was in Fresh Pond Crematory ...
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Kathryn T. Finley
Kathryn T. Finley passed away on January 15, 2009 at the age of 90, surrounded by her loving family. A native of Maspeth for 40 years and presently Pearl River NY, She was the beloved wife of Willi...
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Ramiro Rodriguez Arroyo
Ramiro Rodriguez Arroyo passed away on January 14, 2009 at the age of 74. He was the beloved husband of Carmen Lombana. Devoted father of Danny, Chester, Nancy, Awilda, Noreen, Alex, Christian, Yes...
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Robert Shafer
Robert Shafer passed away on January 7, 2009 at the age of 69. He was the devoted father of Annette. Service was offered at Hess-Miller Funeral Home. Cremation was in Fresh Pond Crematoryt under th...
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Marilyn A. DeCola
Marilyn A. DeCola passed away on Thursday, December 25, 2008. She was the beloved wife of Joseph V. Loving mother of Linda De La Garza and mother-in-law of Mario. Cherished grandmother of Marissa D...
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Ann Wesolowski
Ann Wesolowski passed away on Thursday, January 08, 2009 at the age of 88. She was the beloved wife of the late Francis J. Loving sister of Gertrude Zang, Eugene Ostrowski and the late Frank Ostrow...
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Aurelio Nieto’R
Aurelio Nieto’R passed away on Saturday, January 10, 2009 at the age of 70. He was the beloved husband of Maureen K. Loving father of Andrew and Lorraine and father-in-law of Eric. Mr. Nieto’R was ...
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Thomas J. Lewis
Thomas J. Lewis passed away on Sunday, January 11, 2009 at the age of 66. He was the beloved husband of Dorothy. Loving father of Dawn, Mary, Susan and Terri and father-in-law of John and Robert. C...
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Lois A. Boyle
Lois A. Boyle passed away on Wednesday, January 07, 2009 at the age of 95. She was the beloved wife of the late Charles. Loving mother of Charles, Jack, Ruth Burke and Mary Alice McCrann. Cherished...
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A girl touches the sign outside the Gabriel Garcia Marquez cultural center in downtown Bogota, Colombia, Thursday, April 17, 2014. The Colombian Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez died in Mexico City on Thursday. (AP Photo/Diana Sanchez)Reaction to death of writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez:


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FILE - This Feb. 9, 2013 file surveillance photo provided by the FBI shows 73-year-old Walter Unbehaun, an ex-convict from Rock Hill., S.C., during a bank robbery in Niles, Ill. Unbehaun allegedly told investigators he intended to get caught so he could live his final years behind bars. On Thursday, April 17, 2014, Unbehaun is scheduled to be sentenced in Chicago. In 50 years, he has spent just six out from behind bars. His case highlights a wider societal dilemma about what to do with an increasingly elderly ex-cons, many of whom spent so much of their lives inside prison that they, like Unbehaun, can't cope with life on the outside. (AP Photo/FBI, File)CHICAGO (AP) — An ex-con who spent most of his adult life behind bars on Thursday got what he said he wanted for robbing a suburban Chicago bank. The 74-year-old gets to go back to the place he called home — prison.


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A family member of a passenger onboard the capsized South Korean ferry Sewol cries while praying during a Buddhist ritual in JindoBy Ju-min Park and Jungmin Jang JINDO, South Korea (Reuters) - The death toll from a capsized South Korean passenger ferry rose to 25 on Friday as parents of missing schoolchildren blamed the ship's captain for the tragedy after he and shipping company officials made emotional apologies for the loss of life. Song paid tribute to Park Ji-young, one of the crew members who died after escorting children to safety and helping them don life jackets.


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