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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
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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 | 87 87 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 | 643 643 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 | 138 138 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 | 134 134 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 | 174 174 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 | 175 175 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 | 240 240 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 | 233 233 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...
If you’re loyal to your insurance carrier it will cost you
Aug 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 319 319 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | Aug 1, 2014 | insurance company rates , PTB Blog Most successful businesses know how to treat their faithful customers.  A good restaurant owner will treat regulars with a compl...

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In Defeat, Royals Show Heart
Down 15 points, it probably would’ve been easy for the Royals to hang their heads and just play out the remainder of the game. Who would’ve blamed them?
Mar 19, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens College wins ECC Tournament
We tip our caps to the Women’s Basketball team at Queens College, who just won the East Coast Conference Tournament and clinched a spot in the Division II NCAA tournament. The victory brings Queens...
Mar 12, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Successful Year For Queens-UNIS
Congratulations to Coach Axmacher and the Queens Boys Basketball team, who defeated Child School on March 5 for their first AIPSL championship. As the fifth seeded team, they had to win three strai...
Mar 12, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Anastasia's Advances to 3rd Round
St. Anastasia’s of Douglaston, Queens rolled into the 1st Round of the playoffs on Feb. 22nd defeating Our Lady of Meacy 49-22.
Mar 12, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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ST ADALBERT NOVICE GIRL WIN QUEENS CYO PLAYOFF CHAMPIONSHIP
In a well played game, St Adalbert scored early and played a great defensive game to contain the high scoring St Luke offense.
Mar 12, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Johnnies And Hoyas - A Legitimate Rivalry Again
St. John's-Georgetown contest that opened the tournament Tuesday afternoon clearly proves that the vaunted conference rivalry between the two programs is very much alive again.
Mar 12, 2009 | 2 2 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Live Blog: St John's vs Marquette
Nigel Chiwaya is at Madison Square Garden live for the Big East tournament second round game.
Mar 11, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Athletes of the Week
Molloy's Russell Smith and Christ the King's Sean Johnson
Mar 05, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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Navas Shines at Golden Gloves
Fans shouted “Amarillo! Amarillo!” as Xavier Victor Navas, wearing yellow, threw forceful jabs at Louis Pagan .
Mar 05, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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CHSAA Intersectionals Coverage
Nigel Chiwaya will be covering the CHSAA Intersectionals live from St. Francis Prep
Mar 04, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cotto Rocks Jennings in Garden Comeback
Duddy remains undefeated, Shea loses crown
Feb 26, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Athlete of the Week
Lance Stephenson
Feb 26, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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One to Watch
China Crosby
Feb 26, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Terrier Trouble
St. Francis Prep Removes 9 Players After Boycott
Feb 20, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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Internationalz sink New Hope 96-73
The victory was New York’s second in four games and moved the Internationalz to 3-8 on the season.
Feb 20, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — A top Iraqi Kurdish security official says his forces have begun receiving training from western allies including the United States as they seek to beef up their capabilities against the Islamic State militant group.
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Customers stand in a line on the first day of sale for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, outside the Apple store in Hong KongBy Soham Chatterjee (Reuters) - Apple Inc said it sold more than 10 million iPhones in the first weekend after its new models went on sale on Friday, underscoring strong demand for phones with larger displays. Chief Executive Tim Cook said the company could have sold even more iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus models if supplies had been available. Analysts had estimated first-weekend sales of up to 10 million iPhones, after Apple booked record pre-orders of 4 million on Sept. 12, the day pre-orders opened. Apple's shares were little changed at $101.03 in early trading on the Nasdaq on Monday. ...


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An existing home for sale is seen in Silver Spring MarylandBy Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. home resales unexpectedly fell in August as investors stepped away from the market, but the decline probably does not signal renewed weakness in the housing sector. The National Association of Realtors said on Monday existing home sales dropped 1.8 percent to an annual rate of 5.05 million units. The decline followed four straight months of gains and the sales pace was still the second highest for the year. Economists polled by Reuters had forecast sales increasing to a 5.20 million-unit pace. Compared to August last year, sales were down 5. ...


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