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What Employers Should Know About Retaliation
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Based on Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)   explains that it is illegal for employers to fire, demote, or otherwise “retali...
JUST LISTED: 1 Family Brick Home in Rego Park (89-18 63rd Ave) NY 11374
Jun 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1 Family Brick Home for Sale in Rego Park NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Rego Park 1 Family Brick Home for Sale. ...
More Trees, Please! Wealthy neighborhoods have the most trees!
Jun 18, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 665 665 recommendations | email to a friend
  "God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools." ~John Muir If you'd like to request a tree p...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JUNE 2015
Jun 18, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
JUNE 2015 QUEENS REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE The pace of existing home sales increased slightly from April to May according to the latest report released by the Long island Board of Realtors. This is...
Long Island Roads See Two Police Officers Die in Separate Vehicle Crashes
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
Sometimes fate takes unexpected turns that we find unexplainable. The odds are slim to none that two former police officers about the same age would die in single vehicle crashes over the same week...
Take Quick Actions When Signs of Discrimination Emerge in Your Business
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
All too often, business owners are not aware of their managers or supervisors engaging in discriminatory practices toward workers. When workers complain about racial or nationality slurs being made...
TRADE SHOW TIPS FROM OLD SCHOOL PROS!
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Yes, it is the day of texting, LinkedIn, reaching out and touching someone, but only electronically. According to some of the greatest sales pros in the franchise community, there is still no repla...
Immigrants In Limbo As Obama Implements New Programs: By A Lawyer
Jun 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 164 164 recommendations | email to a friend
In December 2014 a lawsuit was filed against President Obama’s administration’s proposed immigration plans. The lawsuit alleged constitutional issues that involved the President disregarding Congre...
How To File For Ch. 7 Bankruptcy & Eliminate Debt: By A NYC Lawyer
Jun 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 199 199 recommendations | email to a friend
A Chapter 7 Bankruptcy is a relatively simple process. There are only a few procedures that must take place before a debtor receives a discharge of all or most of his debt: 1. Pre-Bankruptcy Credit...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: MAY 2015
May 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 223 223 recommendations | email to a friend
May 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update   Right now the Queens’ real estate market is feeling pretty tight to say the least. If you or someone you know has been searching for a home, they can tel...

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QBG hosts fifth annual Arbor Fest
From compost demonstrations and a beer tent to a petting zoo and pony rides, children and adults got to enjoy the annual Arbor Fest at Queens Botanical Gardens on Sunday. “It's like our welcome to ...
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First Queens Night Market deemed a success by founder
Hopes to grow event into a regular NYC cultural feature
Apr 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Despite threats, LGA workers walk off the job
Say subcontractor isn’t providing decent wage, equipment
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Vols, Knicks plant trees in Queens park
Nearly 3,500 trees planted in Alley Pond Park
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Briarwood subway stop loses the Van Wyck
Moniker shortened after years of community pressure
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They hate cig butts and they cannot lie
Officials work to alleviate cigarette litter
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Three-car crash destroys part of Queens grocery store
Several injuries reported by authorities at the scene
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Appeals arguments heard on Willet’s West “mega mall.”
Avella, others argue putting a mall on existing parking lot
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City presents zoning changes for affordable housing
But skeptics say the plan will promote overdevelopment
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Asian women’s center opens in Elmhrst
Center to service victims of abuse, human trafficking
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Jack Friedman, executive director of the Queens Chamber, passes away
Jack Friedman, who served as executive director of the Queens Chamber of Commerce since 2007, passed away on Thursday. The cause of death is unknown, but Friedman, 55, reportedly suffered from diab...
Apr 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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They just did it! Hundreds welcome Nike outlet
Excitement surrounds opening of SkyView's newest store
Apr 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens women plotted possible terrorist attack
Charged with studying, collecting materials to make explosives.
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Queens looking to increase tourism
New initiative works with non-profit to showcase borough
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Masbia Soup Kitchen to distribute 25,000 Passover meals
Pols gather at kitchen in anticipation of Jewish holidays
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President Barack Obama arrives to speak at the University of Wisconsin at La Crosse, in La Crosse, Wis., Thursday, July 2, 2015, about the economy and to promote a proposed Labor Department rule that would make more workers eligible for overtime. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama dearly wanted to get the government in the business of rating colleges and universities based on value and affordability, promising a new system by 2015. Now that goal is shriveling under the weight of a concerted opposition from universities, lawmakers and bureaucrats in Obama's own administration.


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A Greek flag flies atop the parliament building as demonstrators from the Greek Communist party gather during a rally supporting the no vote for the upcoming referendum in Athens, Thursday, July 2, 2015. The battle for Greek votes entered full swing Thursday ahead of a crucial weekend referendum that could decide whether the country falls out of the euro. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):


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FILE - In this June 30,2015 file photo, former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb speaks in Baltimore. On Thursday, Webb announced his campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — A look at former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb, who announced Thursday he would seek the Democratic presidential nomination.


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