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This Month in Queens Real Estate: DEC 2014
Dec 17, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 64 64 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 | 58 58 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 | 109 109 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 | 182 182 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 | 207 207 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 | 195 195 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 | 199 199 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 | 249 249 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 | 325 325 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 | 326 326 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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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
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Stark Jr. Knocked Out By Escalante
Brooklyn’s Gary Stark Jr., once considered a junior featherweight contender, suffered a third-round TKO at the hands of Antonio Escalante at the UIC Pavillion in Chicago last Friday night.
Apr 30, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Da'Shena Stevens St John's Women's Basketball
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St. Francis Water Polo’s MAAC Bid Derailed
Top-seeded Iona college fought the Terriers tooth and nail before coming away with a hard earned 11-10 overtime victory.
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St. Francis Women's Water Polo
Apr 23, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Winners Crowned in Golden Gloves Finals
The two night championship round, held at the WaMu Theater at Madison Square Garden, pitted boxers from across the tri-state area against each other for one of amateur boxing's most storied prizes.
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LIU Women’s Tennis Wins NEC Title
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Alyssa Milano's "Touch"-ing Homecoming
Apr 23, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cesare’s Back At It
NYIT Hurler Throws Another Perfect Game
Apr 22, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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HEROES Basketball League Registration Now
Regular Season runs May 11, 2009 through June 18, 2009
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Change of Heart: St. Francis Prep Revokes Ban
As it turns out, the “St. Francis Prep 9” will be allowed to play for the school again. Their parents just won’t be able to watch them.
Apr 15, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alyson Chiaramonte St. Joseph’s College Softball
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FILE - In this Jan. 13, 2006 file photo, Jazz legend Buddy Defranco, left, shares a laugh with fellow jazz legend Freddie Hubbard during the National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Masters Awards Concert where they were honored, in New York. The renowned jazz clarinetist DeFranco has died at the age of 91, his family said Friday, Dec. 26, 2014. DeFranco, recognized repeatedly as the world's top jazz clarinetist, had been in declining health in recent years, his wife, Joyce DeFranco, said. (AP Photo/Jennifer Szymaszek, File)PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Renowned jazz clarinetist Buddy DeFranco, who led the way on his instrument in the transition between the swing and bebop eras, has died at the age of 91, his family said Friday.


2014-12-26 18:16:28 -0500

FILE - In this Dec. 21, 2014, file photo, Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith (11) is sacked by Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward (97) and outside linebacker Jason Worilds (93) during the second half of an NFL football game in Pittsburgh. Smith will miss Sunday's game against the San Diego Chargers because of a lacerated spleen. Chase Daniel will start in his place. (AP Photo/Don Wright, File)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Alex Smith thought he had some indigestion. It turned out to be a lacerated spleen.


2014-12-26 18:08:20 -0500
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A yellow Labrador that got spooked on a Christmas Day hike in the Columbia Gorge, snapping her leash and plunging 150 feet down a cliff, was rescued in the dark by a climber who rappelled to a narrow ledge where the dog was trapped.
2014-12-26 18:07:44 -0500