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Are You an Independent or Joint Owner If You Own a Franchise Restaurant?
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Authorl Stephen D. Hans For more than thirty years, a line was drawn that differentiated a franchiser and franchisee. The relationship between the two served each other well. Entrepreneurs looking ...
Septic Tank Pipe-Cover Crafts
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
Many yards have ugly septic tank pipes sticking up out of the ground, but not all yards have ones that stand out in the open. In some cases, the septic pipes are hidden amongst trees, bushes or oth...
Are Your Dress Code and Grooming Policies Violating Discrimination Laws?
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
      Author: Stephen Hans Companies have the right to expect employees to be neat in appearance and follow a company dress code. Some companies require short hair for men and no one gives it a sec...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: FEB 2015
Feb 16, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 122 122 recommendations | email to a friend
February 2015 Queens NY Market Update  Home sales continued to decrease in January, significantly below last year, however, inventory ticked up slightly. In response to the low inventory levels and...
Ruby Tuesday Is Accused of Gender Discrimination Involving Men
Feb 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 158 158 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans It is common for the media to report on cases of gender discrimination where females did not receive equal pay or the same promotional opportunities as men. In contrast to t...
Stronger Mind, Happier You
Feb 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 191 191 recommendations | email to a friend
by Mary Murphy A lot of emphasis is put on the body when talking about working out—those washboard abs, defined calves, slimmed thighs--but sometimes we forget that the mind is part of the body, to...
Know and Follow the Regulations for Tip Pools
Feb 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 224 224 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans In the restaurant business and hospitality industry in general, employees who provide services, such as servers, hosting staff, bartenders and bus persons typically receive ...
Queens Home Team Awarded Top Team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II for Most Units Sold in 2014!
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 286 286 recommendations | email to a friend
The Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty, led by George & Abigail Herrera, were recently honored at the Keller Williams Realty Landmark II awards ceremony in Astoria, NY. Out of 160 Agents, Q...
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (also known as ObamaCare)
Jan 29, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 297 297 recommendations | email to a friend
Author; Donna Stefans Re:Obamacare The Health insurance reporting requirements on the 2014 tax return are a bit complicated. If you and your family were covered by an employer health care plan for ...
A Different Slant on Class-Based Hiring Discrimination
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 277 277 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans Most employers are familiar with the pitfalls of discriminating against applicants in protected classes under Civil Rights laws. For the most part, African Americans, Hispan...

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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.
May 21, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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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.
May 21, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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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.
May 21, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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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.
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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Miners arrive to help with the rescue effort in Zasyadko coal mine in DonetskBy Maria Tsvetkova DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - Dozens of miners were trapped underground and feared dead after a blast on Wednesday at a coal mine in the eastern Ukrainian rebel stronghold of Donetsk on Tuesday, with rescuers saying the chance of finding many survivors was slim. Mine officials said the explosion was not linked to fighting at the nearby frontline in the war between Moscow-backed rebels and Ukraine government forces. Kiev accused the separatists of holding up the rescue effort by restricting access.


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Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu waves following his address to a joint session of the US Congress in Washington, on March 3, 2015Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday brushed aside criticism from US President Barack Obama of his speech to Congress, in which he warned Washington was paving the way to a nuclear-armed Iran. The White House was infuriated by Netanyahu's address Tuesday to a joint session of the US Congress, where he laid out Israeli concerns at an emerging world deal with Iran on its nuclear programme. Obama, who refused to meet Netanyahu during his 48-hour visit to Washington, dismissed the speech as containing "nothing new," saying the Israeli leader "did not offer any viable alternatives".


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Burkina Faso President Michel Kafondo and PM Isaac Zida arrive at a memorial service for six people who died during the recent popular uprising in OuagadougouBurkina Faso's interim parliament has approved an anti-corruption law, one of two pieces of legislation required by the World Bank before it will release $100 million in budget support. The National Transitional Council (CNT), which was established after a popular uprising forced veteran leader Blaise Compaore to stand down late last year, is charged with guiding the West African nation to elections later this year. The World Bank had said the law and a new mining code that has yet to be passed, are essential reforms and among those demanded by protesters who took to the streets in October, forcing Compaore to quit after nearly 30 years in power. The World Bank has provided around $300 million in support to Burkina Faso in each of the last four years.


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