blog roll
our featured bloggers
A 50th Anniversary Celebration of The Beatles Arrival to America
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens West Kiwanis Foundation proudly presents A 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF THE BEATLES ARRIVAL TO AMERICA with "Yesterday and Today" - A Tribute to The Music of The Beatles, on Saturday, Oct...
Filing Bankruptcy For Credit Card Debt: Your Legal Options
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Buried in Credit Card Debt? What Are Your Options? Credit card debt is one of the most common types of debt in the United States next to mortgage and student loan debts. As of September 2014, the a...
Downhome Country Breakfast
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kiwanis Club of Maspeth presents their DOWNHOME COUNTRY BREAKFAST on Sunday, November 9th, 2014 from 8AM - 12PM.  Juice, Buttermilk Pancakes, Sausage and Choice of Beverage. Children & Seniors ...
What Employers Should Understand about Disability Discrimination
Oct 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Business owners typically look from an employer’s perspective and fire employees who cannot do the job. For the most part, this line of reasoning is valid and especially if you have at-will employm...
How Are Personal Injury Cases in NYC Settled?
Oct 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 131 131 recommendations | email to a friend
Personal injury law protects individuals against any wrongful conduct that results in physical harm or mental harm, whether intentional or accidental. These acts are referred to as tort acts or tor...
Are You In A Vicious Cycle Of Stress, Insomnia And Depression?
Oct 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 134 134 recommendations | email to a friend
Today on Huffington Post an article came out called "The Vicious Cycle Of Stress, Insomnia And Depression" ( read here ).  Studies show that how not being able to shut down or quite the ongoing tho...
The Real Deal-Real Estate news update.....
Oct 02, 2014 | 4 4 comments | 177 177 recommendations | email to a friend
This is the last year of low mortgage rates.... With 36 years years of experience please adhere to my advice. Putting it simply like life itself, there is a beginning and there is always an end. Du...
Importance of Educating Your Managers about Religious Discrimination Laws
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 186 186 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans & Associates Restaurant owners must ensure their managers understand employment laws and put policies in place that protect their business against discrimination lawsuits. P...
"Before" & "After" Man
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 241 241 recommendations | email to a friend
Hurricane Sandy has nothing on people! Here's a before and after video of the tree, bush and flower slaughter in one Queens yard. Do you realize that one tree has the cooling power of 10 air condit...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
Sep 17, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 311 311 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...

more blogs

opinion
Breaking the Silence
Op-Ed
Oct 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Russ Grimm to the Flight Gate
STRICTLY STASI
Oct 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Time to charter a new course?
IN OUR OPINION
Oct 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Developers should build with communities, not against them
IN OUR OPINION
Oct 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
It's a 'Jungle' Out There: The Top-Two Primary
STRICTLY STASI
Oct 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Looking for options millenials, look here
Op-Ed
Oct 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Cuomo Doing Better Than The Economy (In The Polls)
STRICTLY STASI
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
City needs to go further to reduce income inequality
On Tuesday, Mayor Bill de Blasio signed legislation raising the living wage in New York City to $13.13 per hour, and that's a good thing. No grown adult in this city should be expected to work for ...
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
City needs a new approach to homeless shelters
IN OUR OPINION
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Hit the books on plan to save libraries
IN OUR OPINION
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Marching Uphill: The 15th State Senate District
STRICTLY STASI
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
The Primaries and What It All Meant for de Blasio
STRICTLY STASI
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Working for New York's Workers
With Labor Day behind us, I want to take the time to reflect on what the State Legislature has been able to accomplish for our state’s employees – and our plans for the future once session resumes ...
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Don't rest on laurels
IN OUR OPINION
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Primary Day: A Test for de Blasio
STRICTLY STASI
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
national news

Poland’s former foreign minister, Radek Sikorski, talks to journalists at the Parliament in Warsaw, Poland, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. The former Polish foreign minister on Tuesday come under fire from the prime minister and political opponents for giving a U.S. magazine an interview in which he allegedly said Russia’s president offered Poland the opportunity to jointly carve up Ukraine in 2008. Radek Sikorski, now the parliamentary speaker, was quoted as saying in Sunday’s issue of Politico Magazine that Russian President Vladimir Putin “wanted us to become participants in this partition of Ukraine.” (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A former Polish foreign minister came under fire Tuesday from the prime minister and political opponents over a U.S. magazine interview in which he allegedly said Russia's president offered Poland the opportunity to jointly carve up Ukraine in 2008.


2014-10-21 11:28:03 -0400

FILE - This Sept. 11, 2012 file photo released by Starpix shows designer Oscar de la Renta, right, and model Karlie Kloss backstage before the presentation of the Oscar de la Renta Spring 2013 collection sponsored by Revlon at Fashion Week in New York. The designer, a favorite of socialites and movie stars alike, has died. He was 82. (AP Photo/Starpix, Amanda Schwab, file)NEW YORK (AP) — At his Fashion Week runway show in September, Oscar de la Renta sat in his usual spot: in a chair right inside the wings, where he could carefully inspect each model just as she was about to emerge in one of his sumptuous, impeccably constructed designs.


2014-10-21 11:26:54 -0400
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius was taken away in a police van with barred windows Tuesday to start serving a five-year prison sentence for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
2014-10-21 11:21:50 -0400