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"Before" & "After" Man
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 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 | 2 2 comments | 144 144 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 | 146 146 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 | 706 706 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 | 195 195 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 | 189 189 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 | 225 225 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 | 216 216 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 | 279 279 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
Aug 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 265 265 recommendations | email to a friend
  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...

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King out at Loughlin
Bishop Loughlin coach Rudy King has stepped down. King resigned May 5th amid reports that the school was looking for a possible replacement.
May 20, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heroes Scores from May 18
Arby’s Metro just had too much height and strength and pulled away
May 20, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heroes Scores for Monday 5/18
It was a close game until the RIP Rob Ogle pulled away by playing good defense.
May 20, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heroes Scores for 5/18
It was a tough game until the Eagles pulled away by playing excellent defense.
May 20, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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BOYS - HEROES BASKETBALL LEAGUE SCHEDULE FIRST 2 WEEKS
If problems – please call 639-7000 from 9-3 or 347-267-4992 after 3PM
May 19, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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HEROES BASKETBALL: St. Kevin's 36, Three Sons 20
On Thursday May 14, in the 12 & under boys division, St. Kevin’s beat Three Sons Pizza by a final score of 36 to 20.
May 18, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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HEROES BASKETBALL: LONGFELLOWS 44, CSI 12
The Longfellows just had too much speed and pulled away in the first quarter and they held the lead throughout the contest.
May 15, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Athlete of the Week
David Chestnut: Baruch College Baseball
May 14, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Baruch Baseball wins city championship
Bearcats move from cellar to penthouse
May 14, 2009 | 2 2 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Joe’s Softball falls in nationals
All good things must come to an end, and unfortunately for those in Brooklyn, that includes St. Joseph’s softball run. The Lady Bears, who won the HVWAC title in thrilling fashion last week, lost b...
May 14, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cal Tops LIU in NCAA Tournament
After winning their first Northeast Conference championship in six tries, the Long Island University women’s Tennis team fell to California in the first round of the NCAA tournament last week, 4-0....
May 14, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Johnson: Duke of Pittsburgh
Christ the King star signs with Duquesne
May 14, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lisa Scheer St. Joseph’s College Softball
May 06, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stith in, Lance Out?
St. John’s recruiting class continues to take shape, as this week the Red Storm announced the signing of Hempstead point guard Malik Stith to a National Letter of Intent
May 06, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Joe’s Goes Dancing
Scheer’s Knock Leads Bears to HWAC Title
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Tuesday discussed "stringent isolation protocols" with the head of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) to limit the risk of more Ebola cases after a diagnosis was made in Dallas, the White House said. Obama was briefed on the Dallas case by Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control. Obama and Frieden "discussed the stringent isolation protocols under which the patient is being treated as well as ongoing efforts to trace the patient's contacts to mitigate the risk of additional cases," the White House said. "Dr. ...
2014-09-30 19:04:09 -0400
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A Somali American is scheduled to be sentenced Wednesday for attempting to detonate a weapon of mass destruction four years ago in Portland's downtown square.
2014-09-30 19:03:11 -0400

In this 2006 photo, airport passengers pass by Norm Thompson retail outlet at Portland International Airport in Portland. The Federal Trade Commission announced this week that two companies have agreed to refund $1.5 million to consumers who purchased "shapewear" that supposedly can reduce cellulite and fat because it's infused with caffeine, vitamin E and other things. In a settlement, Norm Thompson Outfitters of Oregon, and Wacoal America Inc. of New Jersey agree not to make claims that their products cause weight loss or a reduction of body size. (AP Photo/The Oregonian, Dana E. Olsen)PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — If you purchased caffeine-infused underwear because of promises it will make you thinner, federal regulators say you were hoodwinked — but at least you can get your money back.


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