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This Month in Queens Real Estate: DEC 2014
Dec 17, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Dec 2014 Queens NY Market Update  The pace of home sales continued to decrease in November and inventory continued to track below last year’s levels as well.  Sales are well below those seen in the...
NYC Employment Law — Pre-tax Transit Benefits
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
As employers, sometimes it is difficult to keep with the employment law changes, which is why you should consult periodically with an employment defense lawyer and stay apprised of new laws. At the...
Wage and Hour Regulation Pitfalls
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
Business owners can get themselves into trouble when not understanding wage and hours laws. What appears to be a bright idea that cuts corners and saves money is sometimes a violation that leads to...
In life, the glass is always half full! Exclusive interview with cartoonist Maria Scrivan
Dec 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena   | 19 November 2014   Maria Scrivan’s cartoons are published in MAD Magazine, Parade Magazine, Prospect Magazine (UK), on Mashable.com, Salon.com. Funny Times a...
Zeffirelli's La Boheme at the Metropolitan Opera: a review
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
  Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena 3 December 2014 |     Zeffirelli’s production of La Boheme at the metropolitan Opera shines. A sample of the stage set up as performed in a preceding season. L...
Are You Staying on Top of Regulations that Affect Your Restaurant?
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 96 96 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent change in regulations predicted to arrive soon is that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will release a national menu labeling standard for chain restaurants. The standard will addres...
The World Seen Through a Dog’s Point of View. An Exclusive Interview with Paul Gilligan, author of Pooch Café
Dec 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
  Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena 10 October 2014 |   Paul Gilligan with Poncho, the main character of Pooch Cafe According to his website, www.poochcafe.com, Paul Gilligan’s affair with art be...
What about Wellness Programs as Part of Health Coverage?
Nov 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 147 147 recommendations | email to a friend
Today many companies offering health insurance also provide wellness programs, which are a preventative medicine approach to health. Today, 94 percent of employers with more than 400 employees and ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: NOV 2014 (Month's Supply: 6.3 Months)
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 223 223 recommendations | email to a friend
Oct 2014 Queens NY Market Update  Queens home sales are down for the third month in a row from August – October. Home sales are also remaining significantly below last year’s levels, according to t...
Forest Hills Food Crawl
Nov 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 236 236 recommendations | email to a friend
The Chamber and All The Tastes of New York would love to invite you to our first Forest Hills Food Crawl, a culinary journey through Forest Hills happening this Wednesday, November 12th ! A Food Cr...

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Angle of the Week: Polo Prince on Gov's Isle
Prince Harry Schools Americans in the Sport of the Kings
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Heroes Scores for 5/27
They pulled away and never looked back for the win
Jun 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heroes Scores 5.26
Variety methodically built up a lead by utilizing fast breaks, and they held the lead throughout the game
May 30, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Elisa Torres: Athlete of the Week
President & Founder Roberto Clemente Cultural Committee
May 27, 2009 | 5 5 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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Things can be great at 8
Breaking down the Knicks’ potential draft choices
May 26, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heroes Scores for 5/19 and 5/20
Globo Gym pulled away and never looked back for the win.
May 22, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Variety 35 RIP Rob Ogle 31 5/13
The Variety beat the RIP Rob Ogle by a final score of 35 to 31, in a game which was not decided until the final minute.
May 21, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Variety 37 Swish 12 5/14
The Variety just had too much speed.
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Crusaders 61 FDNY 26 5/13
The Crusaders just had too much height.
May 21, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Consolidated 47 HSAC Eagles 26 5/13
The Consolidated just had too much strength and pulled away midway through the third quarter and held the lead.
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Untouchables 46 Applied Communications 44 5/13
It was a tough game until the Untouchables pulled away in the fourth quarter.
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Feat of the Week: Boyd, Molloy, capture CHSAA B/Q Softball Crown
Thanks to pitching ace Janelle Boyd, the Stanners are again best in show.
May 21, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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Meet the Red Storm’s incoming recruiting class
They are all a bit undersized, and none of them is named ‘Lance,’ St. John’s believes their recruiting class is as solid as can be.
May 20, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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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.
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Heroes Scores from May 18
Arby’s Metro just had too much height and strength and pulled away
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national news
WASHINGTON (AP) — Fewer Americans sought unemployment benefits last week, a sign of solid job security and growing confidence among employers.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Applications for US unemployment aid slip to 289,000, lowest level in 6 weeks.
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In this Thursday, Dec. 10, 2009 file photo people walk past a huge Christmas tree installed in Red Square, with St. Basil Cathedral, center, the Kremlin's Spassky Tower, right back, and Lenin Mausoleum, right, in Moscow, Russia. By all accounts, President Vladimir Putin has had a horrible year: Russia’s currency has lost more than half its value, the economy is heading toward recession and he has become a pariah in the West. And yet so far, Putin’s tough, anti-Western rhetoric and aggressive actions in neighboring Ukraine have helped him weather the storm, with a new Associated Press-NORC Center poll showing that 81 percent of Russians still support their president. (AP Photo/Misha Japaridze, File)MOSCOW (AP) — From a Western perspective, Vladimir Putin's days as president of Russia should be numbered: The ruble has lost more than half its value, the economy is in crisis and his aggression in Ukraine has turned the country into an international pariah.


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