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U.S. Supreme Court Rules Inherited IRAs are Not Protected from Creditors
Jul 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 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 ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JULY 2014
Jul 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 89 89 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 | 338 338 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 | 372 372 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 | 413 413 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...
Book Expo America 2014 Part 2: The Authors Speak…
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 413 413 recommendations | email to a friend
Originally Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena  for L'Idea Magazine   Javits Center was the center of attention for all American book lovers for four days at the end of May, with a series of events...
Interview to author Tony Napoli.
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 866 866 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently I published a review on the popular book “My Father, My Don,” A Son’s Journey from Organized Crime to Sobriety, and I am now pleased to offer our readers an interview to the author, Tony N...
How Much Can Allegations of Discrimination Cost You?
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 372 372 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans Discrimination is a serious issue for employers. It can lead to disputes, lawsuits and even forced business sales. Forced business sale, substantial fines and the disgrace o...

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The Price of Guns is Shooting Up
Dec 03, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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Broken Promises
Last week the city announced that it would be cutting over $500,000 from a fund to protect renters in Greenpoint and Williamsburg from being pushed out by escalating rents. The fund was a key part ...
Dec 03, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wal-Mart Death a Sad Comment on Society
The death of Jdimytai Damour was tragic and senseless indeed. Damour did nothing wrong on the morning of Friday, November 28, other than show up for his job at a Long Island Wal-Mart. And in a sham...
Dec 03, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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Riders Hostages of MTA
Once again, recession troubleshooters are taking aim at Brooklyn and Queens residents to pick up the tabs for years of bureaucracy at its finest. The MTA’s proposed fare hikes and service cuts to t...
Nov 26, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
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Al Baldeo Wins Mainstream Dem Support
Nov 25, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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Op-Ed: Vender Licenses and Food Cart Permits
Long-Term Planning is Needed
Nov 25, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lose the W? Absurd!
Not only are subway riders facing the possibility of higher fares, they are now facing the possibility of massive cuts – we’re talking the elimination of entire lines here – as part of a worst-case...
Nov 19, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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Change Should Be in Store
Despite the fact that advertisements continue to spew sympathetic platitudes over the impact consumers face with the troubled economy, many companies simply aren’t putting their money where there m...
Nov 19, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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For Whom the Bridges Toll
Like a new outbreak of an old rash, the unpleasant rhetoric of placing tolls on the East River Bridges has sprung up, yet again, thanks to a fee-crazed and cash-strapped Metropolitan Transit Author...
Nov 11, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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Long Lines at Voting Booths Are More of a Turn-off Than We Think
Early voting options in some areas did not ease the pain of long lines at election booths throughout the country on Tuesday. How prepared was New York State for a large turnout on Election Day? Not...
Nov 06, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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Voting in 2008 and Beyond
This year’s election will likely have one of the highest turnouts in recent memory, thanks in no small part to one of the most exciting and energizing presidential campaigns that we have seen in a ...
Oct 30, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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A Luxury the City Can't Afford
A month ago, Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced combating looming budget shortfalls with $1.5 billion in cuts over the next two years. He also said he is tossing around the idea of burdening residen...
Oct 30, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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Plan Has Issues, But It's Not All Garbage
The Queens Borough Board, an advisory board made up primarily of community board members, heard a presentation by the Department of Sanitation this week about the SWMP, or Solid Waste Management Pl...
Oct 23, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trying to Find a Silver Lining
So this is what happens when a crisis speeds up to full-throttle. This past week we have seen the Dow Jones Industrial Average tank more than 777 points in its worst-ever single-day loss, a vital p...
Oct 16, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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State Gambling on Aqueduct Plan
An upstate development company is promising big things for the Aqueduct racetrack in South Queens, let’s just hope they can come through on their lofty ambitions. Last week, the state announced tha...
Oct 16, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
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Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant (52) guards Indiana Pacers' Paul George during the USA Basketball Showcase game Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)LAS VEGAS (AP) — Indiana Pacers All-Star Paul George suffered a gruesome right leg injury late in the U.S. national team's intrasquad scrimmage Friday night.


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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say 3-year-old girl shot, killed in Philadelphia; 3 adults injured.
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Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon makes a catch during NFL football training camp, Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Berea, Ohio. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Josh Gordon's fight to stay on the field isn't over.


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