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This Month in Queens Real Estate: DEC 2014
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 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 | 10 10 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 | 58 58 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 | 78 78 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 | 102 102 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 | 89 89 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 | 96 96 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 | 140 140 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 | 216 216 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 | 234 234 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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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 | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Athlete of the Week
David Chestnut: Baruch College Baseball
May 14, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 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 | 50 50 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 | 40 40 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 | 31 31 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 | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lisa Scheer St. Joseph’s College Softball
May 06, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 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 | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Joe’s Goes Dancing
Scheer’s Knock Leads Bears to HWAC Title
May 06, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sacred Heart Sub Novice Wins Spring League Title
Some championships are won by sheer domination of your opponents; others are won by executing well defensively and offensively and by having a shot roll in rather than out.
May 06, 2009 | 2 2 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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John Duddy Loses First Pro Fight, Likely Title Chances Too
The Derry Destroyer Goes Down Swinging
Apr 30, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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FILE - In this June 14, 1961 file photo, Prime Minister Fidel Castro holds a cigar during a news conference in Havana, Cuba. For over half a century, the U.S. government tried many schemes to overthrow the Castro regime: poisonous cigars, an exploding seashell, the secret Twitter-like service in Cuba. U.S. President Barack Obama said Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014 the United States will re-establish diplomatic ties with Cuba and bring change to the longstanding trade embargo. But it was unclear if all secret operations would cease. (AP Photo/RHS)WASHINGTON (AP) — For over half a century, the U.S. government's schemes to overthrow the Castro government were, if not successful, always creative: the poisonous cigars, the exploding seashell, the secret Twitter-like service in Cuba.


2014-12-17 19:48:51 -0500

Markus Kaarma during an afternoon break in Missoula County Court in Missoula MontanaMISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A Montana man who shot and killed a German exchange student caught trespassing in his garage was convicted of deliberate homicide Wednesday despite arguing that a state "castle doctrine" law allowed him to use deadly force to protect his home and family.


2014-12-17 19:44:01 -0500
NEW YORK (AP) — Hackers backed by North Korea perpetrated an unprecedented act of cyberwarfare against Sony Pictures that exposed tens of thousands of sensitive documents and escalated to threats of terrorist attacks that ultimately drove the studio to cancel all release plans for "The Interview," the film at the heart of the attack.
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