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Queens Real Estate Market: 2015 Year in Review
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty   Queens Real Estate Market 2015 Year in Review Welcome to our first edition of the “Queens Real Estate M...
Can You Ask Employees to Undergo Medical Screening and Ask About Medical History?
Jan 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Employment Defense Attorney talks about Non Discrimination Act Knowing what you can ask and must not ask employees or job applicants is vital for businesses. With all the information avail...
Should you Sell a Property with or without Tenants?
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home team at Keller Williams Realty So you own a rental or investment property in Queens and you’ve determined that now is the right time to ...
What Does the 2016 Minimum Wage Hike Mean for You as an Employer?
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 164 164 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans A minimum wage increase of $8.75 to $9.00 went into effect in New York on December 31, 2015. For employers, it obviously means you must pay higher wages to all employees who...
Business Law: Corporations VS. Partnerships VS. Sole Proprietorship
Jan 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 216 216 recommendations | email to a friend
There are various types of business organizations: corporations, general partnerships and sole proprietorships. These business organizations have their own legal requirements so they can also be co...
Press Agents—Foot Soldiers in Celebrity Divorce Wars
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 232 232 recommendations | email to a friend
by Chris Palermo | Dec 31, 2015 | Chris Palermo Blog , divorce , PTB Blog How Celebrities Win and Lose at Divorce For regular folks, divorce is mostly won or lost in the courtroom, or in legal proc...
Long Island Man Driving Lamborghini Dies in Single Car Run-Off-Road Crash
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by Steven Palermo | Dec 29, 2015 | Car Accident Attorney's , PTB Blog Port Jefferson, Long Island Car Crash CBS New York reported that Glen Nelson, age 48, who lived in Belle Terre died in a crash ...
Marco Malvaldi’s “Game For Five”
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 349 349 recommendations | email to a friend
Review by Tiziano Thomas Dossena To read a book that was originally written in Italian and that uses idiomatic expressions with validity and proper impact in the English translation is a special tr...
Million Dollar Legal Mistakes by a Billion Dollar Company
Dec 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 368 368 recommendations | email to a friend
by Stephen D. Hans | Dec 8, 2015 | Employment Defense Attorney Even billion dollar companies can allow legal mistakes to occur and have it cost them millions of dollars. Such appears to be the case...
Celebrity Divorces: Angry Divorces to Avoid and Amicable Examples to Follow
Dec 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 323 323 recommendations | email to a friend
Dec 8, 2015 | Chris Palermo Blog , divorce | Suffolk County Divorce & Family Law Attorney:Celebrity Divorces It is no secret that celebrities are often put in the position of role models for the re...

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Lawmakers criticize MoveNY toll plan
MoveNY says it's ‘not concerned’ about rally
Dec 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol calls for swift removal of barges in Flushing Bay
Also calls for federal investigation into those responsible
Dec 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Agency scraps plan for new high school in Bayside
The School Construction Authority (SCA) decided Tuesday against building a new high school at the site of the current Bayside Jewish Center. The agency had hoped to purchase the property to constru...
Dec 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shannon Gaels break ground on new Gaelic sports field
The Shannon Gaels Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) and elected officials broke ground Monday on a new turf field at Frank Golden Park in College Point. The field will be used for the Irish club’s ...
Dec 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols take tour of dredging work in Flushing Bay
$12M project to be completed this month
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Troubled bridge looks set to finally reopen
Flushing thoroughfare has been closed for five years
Nov 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chamber hosts biz forum on Flushing West development
Small business owners discuss challenges, concerns
Nov 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Parks celebrates Oakland Lake reconstruction
Pol boycotts event to call attention to another park project
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Queens first borough to reject new zoning proposals
Issues with plans for affordable housing, permits, rezoning and parking
Nov 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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New conservancy will allow for private money in Flushing Meadows
But councilman blasts mayor, accuses him of politicizing appointments
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Northeast Queens residents rally against zoning amendment proposal
Residents from throughout Northeast Queens staged a rally in opposition to the Department of City Plannings Zoning for Quality and Affordability (ZQA) text amendment proposal last week. The proposa...
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Avella honors two local veterans
State Senator Tony Avella held his annual Veterans Day ceremony honoring distinguished veterans, presenting Gustave Logerfo and Gerard Vilbig with New York State Legislative Resolutions honoring th...
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Jill Biden visits Queens to promote free community college
Dr. Jill Biden, a college professor and the wife of United States Vice President Joe Biden, visited Long Island City last week to tell LaGuardia Community College students about Heads Up America, t...
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Money for College Point Boulevard
Will go toward beautification project
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Queens College marks Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Queens College held a ceremony to highlight the issue of domestic abuse that woman across the country endure, as well as work to find solutions. “This is learned behavior,” said Queens College Pres...
Nov 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Refugees and migrants sit outside a terminal building, after their arrival from the Greek eastern islands, at the Athens' port of Piraeus on Monday, Feb. 8, 2016. An estimated 850,000 migrants arrived in Greece in 2015, overwhelming the coast guard and reception facilities. Aid groups say cash-strapped Greece has shelter for only about 10,000 people, just over 1 percent of those who have entered. Most travel on via land across the Balkans and into the EU's heartland of Germany and beyond. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on the influx of migrants into Europe (all times local):


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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gestures to the crowd as he signs autographs at a campaign event at Plymouth State University Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Plymouth, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — GOP front-runner Donald Trump is aiming for his first win in New Hampshire's fast-approaching primary, while rival Republican candidates, including Jeb Bush, said their campaigns will go on no matter what the outcome Tuesday.


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Haitian President Michel Martelly (C) takes off his presidential sash during a ceremony in parliament in Port-au-Prince on February 7, 2016Port-au-Prince (AFP) - Michel Martelly ended his presidential term without handing power to a successor, in an electoral crisis highlighting Haiti's long struggle to keep democracy on track in the 30 years since the Duvalier dictatorship ended. Martelly was able to leave office thanks to a last-minute agreement hours before to install a transitional government after prolonged protests that sometimes turned violent. "During its long road to the promised land, Haiti will remember that a certain Michel Joseph Martelly -- Micky to his people -- loved, gave, and built," he said during his last address as president.


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