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Are You an Independent or Joint Owner If You Own a Franchise Restaurant?
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 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 | 47 47 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 | 91 91 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 | 113 113 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 | 149 149 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 | 182 182 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 | 215 215 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 | 276 276 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 | 284 284 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 | 264 264 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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An oil well is seen near DenverBy Christopher Johnson LONDON (Reuters) - Brent crude oil fell almost 2 percent toward $61 a barrel on Monday after Iran said a deal on its nuclear program could be agreed this week if the West lifted sanctions, which could boost the country's oil exports. Oil prices were also depressed by a stronger dollar and reports of a rise in Libyan crude output, traders said. Brent crude hit a low of $61.18 a barrel and was at $61.30 by 7.20 a.m. ET, down $1.28. "If there is the political will to accept that an agreement and sanctions cannot go together, then we can have an agreement this time," Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said in Geneva.


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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, right, meets with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov Monday, March 2, 2015 in Geneva. The meeting came amid continuing tensions over Ukraine and American calls for a full probe into the murder of a prominent opposition figure in Moscow. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, PoolGENEVA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met Monday with his Russian counterpart in what appeared to be less than amicable talks amid continuing tensions over Ukraine and American calls for a full probe into the murder of a prominent opposition figure in Moscow.


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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry accused the U.N. Human Rights Council on Monday of being obsessed by allegations of Israeli abuses and said the United States would defend Israel against efforts to isolate it. In a speech to the Council in Geneva, Kerry also exhorted the 47-member-state group to look into what he described as severe abuses in separatist-controlled areas of eastern Ukraine as well as in Crimea, annexed by Russia from Ukraine last year. For decades the government has subjugated its citizens, starving and torturing and incarcerating them or worse." Kerry offered a strong defense of Israel against what he called the council's unbalanced focus on the country. "It must be said that the HRC’s obsession with Israel actually risks undermining the credibility of the entire organization," Kerry said.
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