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Queens Real Estate Market Update: NOVEMBER 2015
Nov 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor and Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. November 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update The pace of existing home sales dipped in October, both mo...
Just Sold Beautiful Co-op in Glen Oaks, New York
Nov 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
Shameer Fazal and his team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II are pleased to announce the sale of a beautiful Co-op located at 255-21 75 th Ave in Glen Oaks, NY 11004. This lovely Co-op featured...
Payroll Services: Smaller Companies & The Advantages Of Outsourcing
Nov 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
While the payroll job may seem like a delicate matter to be delegated to people outside of the company, there are actually many advantages and benefits to outsourcing the payroll services. Smaller ...
Bookkeeping Services: Small NYC Companies Can Outsource
Nov 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
Outsourcing is one of the most strategic decisions that a company can make. There are various advantages to outsourcing. However, each advantage is paired with a disadvantage. In terms of outsourci...
Are Your Wages Equal for Men and Women?
Nov 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
by Stephen D. Hans Employment Defense Attorney , Employment Discrimination , Wage and Hour Queens & New York City Employment Defense Attorneys Situations arise where an employee leaves and you must...
17 Fun Facts about East Elmhurst NY
Nov 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 126 126 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Owner of Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. East Elmhurst NY is a wonderful and unique neighborhood in Queens county NYC. We sell a lot of homes here so we ge...
Clouds for Breakfast: Mom's Choice Awards Gold Medal Recipient
Nov 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 139 139 recommendations | email to a friend
 With a delightful language, directed at the younger children, Laura Eisen presents a simple but endearing story, which will certainly be appreciated both by children and their parents.   The initi...
18 Fun Facts about Astoria Ditmars
Nov 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 144 144 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . Live in the area? Join our local Facebook group to stay in touch with what’s happening in the neighborhood...
What You Should Know About Weighing Age and Ability When Hiring
Nov 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 139 139 recommendations | email to a friend
Author Stephen D. Hans    age discrimination , Employment Defense Attorney   As an employer or company owner, do you ask questions like this when interviewing a job candidate? Are you planning on r...
Queens Real Estate Market Report: OCTOBER 2015
Oct 27, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 187 187 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens Real Estate Market Report: October 2015 The pace of existing home sales rose in September, but remains slightly below the pace from the same month last year. Demand for existing homes appear...

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Join us! Sign Up and Walk for Kids Growth! by daphne
March 16, 2014 11:32 AM | 20945 views | 0 0 comments | 620 620 recommendations | email to a friend
Join the community on April 6, 2014. Walk for Kids Growth at Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, in Queens (at Fountain of the Planets). This community event will feature a scenic 3-mile fun walk, refres...
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February 12, 2014 01:43 PM | 30525 views | 0 0 comments | 627 627 recommendations | email to a friend
Planning out a first rate event is in a totally different league from preparing a routine party. No matter what the occasion, if you really want people to be impressed, you’ll need to go all out an...
January 29, 2014 04:02 AM | 17738 views | 0 0 comments | 668 668 recommendations | email to a friend
CAN LOVE FOR BOOKS AND OPERA KEEP YOU YOUNG? In 1912 Italians won the war against the Ottoman Empire, a forecast of the underlying colonialism that brought the Great War, the Titanic revealed itsel...
46FJ_energy_jumping.jpg 5 Natural Ways to Increase Energy by Diana
August 28, 2012 02:02 PM | 24034 views | 0 0 comments | 1068 1068 recommendations | email to a friend
We all sometimes wish that there could be more hours in the day to accomplish all the things we need and want. Unfortunately, since we can't do that, many often turn to stimulants like coffee and e...
City Harvest Announces New Brooklyn Mobile Market Location by Kathleen
July 06, 2012 12:51 PM | 23832 views | 0 0 comments | 1014 1014 recommendations | email to a friend
City Harvest, in partnership with New York City Housing Authority, is relocating its Brooklyn Mobile Market to a larger location to accommodate a greater number of people.  The need for emergency f...
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Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy, pictured in May 2012, has been fired, Mayor Rahm Emanuel said December 1 2015 as tensions run high after the release of a graphic video showing a Chicago cop shooting a black teenager 16 timesChicago's mayor said Tuesday he had fired the city's police chief after a graphic video of an officer shooting a black teenager 16 times sparked a week of protest. "The public trust in the leadership of the department has been shaken and eroded," Mayor Rahm Emanuel told reporters. Tensions flared after officials released a dashcam video last Tuesday showing police officer Jason Van Dyke kill Laquan McDonald by shooting him 16 times as the teenager walked away in October 2014.

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Britain's Prince Charles delivers his speech as he attends the Lima Paris Action Agenda Focus on Forests event during the World Climate Change Conference 2015 (COP21) at Le BourgetBy Barbara Lewis and Megan Rowling PARIS (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Business leaders, environment ministers and even royalty urged companies to eschew raw materials that destroy forests, at the U.N. climate summit in Paris on Tuesday. The CEO of Marks and Spencer, Britain's high-street retail giant, said $150 billion per year of value was at stake, in terms of the resources forests provide for business, including palm oil, soy and timber. Marc Bolland took to the podium on the sidelines of the climate summit, alongside representatives of indigenous Amazon dwellers and Peru's environment minister, while on a separate stage Britain's Prince Charles and Brazilian officials also called for the protection of forests.

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French President Hollande speaks with French Ecology Minister Royal as they attend "The Climate Challenge and African solutions" event during the World Climate Change Conference 2015 at Le BourgetBy Barbara Lewis and Bate Felix PARIS (Reuters) - With encouragement from 150 world leaders ringing in their ears, government negotiators in Paris sought on Tuesday to turn that rhetoric of unity into the text of a global deal to slow climate change. The biggest obstacle is money: how to come up with the billions of dollars developing nations need to shift from fossil fuels and adapt to the impacts of climate change. China's delegate Su Wei "noted with concern" what he called a lack of commitment by the rich to make deep cuts in greenhouse gas emissions and help developing nations with new finance to tackle global warming.

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