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What Employers Should Know about Paternity Leaves
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Employment Defense Attorney The Family Medical Leaves Act (FMLA) grants the right to mothers and fathers to take up to 12 weeks off for maternity or paternity leaves so they can spend tim...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: AUG 2014
Aug 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
  August 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In July, home sales dropped slightly from June when we saw a slight jump in sales. The increase in sales pace in June & July led to another substantial increa...
Michael Mossman Jazz Concert
Aug 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Michael Mossman Jazz Concert August 23, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM 2013 Grammy nominated Jazz performer Michael Mossman will be performing at Atlas Park this Saturday, August 23rd, from 7-9PM. Mr. Mos...
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Welcome to my blog! I'm a plastic surgeon located in Beverly Hills and help patients realize their dream figures. My experience involves laser technology and covers nasal, cosmetic, facial, and bre...
The Real Deal-Real Estate update
Aug 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Although many clients take vacations, Homes are still selling and quickly. This is the first year ever, that the following seems to be happening to many sales agents in our Communities. Clients sel...
If you’re loyal to your insurance carrier it will cost you
Aug 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 138 138 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | Aug 1, 2014 | insurance company rates , PTB Blog Most successful businesses know how to treat their faithful customers.  A good restaurant owner will treat regulars with a compl...
U.S. Supreme Court Rules Inherited IRAs are Not Protected from Creditors
Jul 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 186 186 recommendations | email to a friend
On June 12, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court—in a unanimous decision—ruled that Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs) inherited by anyone other than a spouse are not retirement funds and therefore are ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JULY 2014
Jul 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 224 224 recommendations | email to a friend
June 2014 Queens NY Market Update    The pace of home sales rose sharply in June but was still below the pace of sales in June 2013. Prices posted moderate gains in June as well, remaining on pace ...
The Real Deal-Real Estate/Homeowners
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
MIDDLE VILLAGE REAL ESTATE & MIDDLE VILLAGE HOMES FOR SALE!   HOMEOWNERS'-Completing 36 years in the business in September 2014. To date I have completed over 4,000 written appraisals to. I am a ha...
Estate Planning Basics for Newlyweds – How to Get Prepared for the Unexpected
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 238 238 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s that time of year – the time for beautiful weddings, fun receptions, delicious cakes, special gifts, and romantic honeymoons. While this is a joyous time for everyone, it’s also time for you a...

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Queens World’s Fair anniversary preparations
In anticipation of two World’s Fair anniversaries, Borough President Melinda Katz and Assemblywoman Margaret Markey hosted a press conference at the Queens Museum last Friday to announce the full, ...
Apr 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bill guarantees state contracts to veteran-owned companies
Under the Jobs for Heroes Act, a bill approved by the Assembly and State Senate early last week, companies owned by veterans with service-connected disabilities will be guaranteed at least 6 percen...
Apr 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (3/24/14-3/30/14)
Monday, Mar. 24 Roberto Cortes was arrested at 608 Seneca Ave. for driving while intoxicated by Officer Taveras. Alba Carrasco was arrested at 2127 Himrod St. for third-degree assault by Officer De...
Apr 02, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fresh Pond Pet Shop cleared of all animals
As of Tuesday, March 11, an officer with the 104th Precinct confirmed that all animals had been removed from the Fresh Pond Pet Shop at 60-77 Fresh Pond Road in Maspeth. “I wanted to go there mysel...
Mar 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paid Sick Time Act signed into law
In his first official bill signing as Mayor, Bill de Blasio authorized the Paid Sick Time Act into law last week at a ceremony at 630 Flushing Ave., home to Steve’s Ice Cream and dozens of other ma...
Mar 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police blotter (3/17/14-3/23/14)
Monday, Mar. 17 Mohamed Tarmoul was arrested at 65-64 Myrtle Ave. for criminal contempt by Officer Pofanti. Maria Capella was arrested at Harmon St. and Seneca Ave. for driving while intoxicated by...
Mar 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (3/10/14-3/16/14)
Monday, Mar. 10 James Podhajski was arrested at 59-72 60th Street for grand larceny by Detective Chichotky. Bryant Aguilar was arrested at 74-39 64th Place for robbery by Officer Friedrich. Thomas ...
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
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Luxury apartment developers seek variance on Woodward
Ridgewood residents express concerns about the plan
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Myrtle Ave BID asks Queens Delegation for support
Council panel discuses FY15 budget at Queens Museum
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kyle’s Journey to the Heart: How a newborn with HLHS is inspiring a community
From the moment a couple first realizes they will be bringing a child into the world together, everything changes. Expectations arise, and visions of sporting prowess, high intelligence and technic...
Mar 19, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Plans to extend Myrtle Avenue BID to Cooper
Brand new BID on Fresh Pond Road also an option
Mar 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ridgewood Youth Council kicks off summer programming
The Greater Ridgewood Youth Council (GRYC) announced last week that it has begun accepting applications for the Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP). GRYC is a youth service agency that has been ...
Mar 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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POMOC center of Ridgewood threatened by funding shortage
Polish community says the center is vital
Mar 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Audit of Samaritan Village reveals almost $1 million in questionable costs
Establishment of a 51,000-square-foot, 125-family homeless shelter at 78-16 Cooper Ave. in Glendale hit a possible roadblock yesterday when state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli released an audit showi...
Mar 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Glendale studio competes in dance competition
All That Buzz Dance School held a dance Competition at Christ the King High School in Middle Village. Pictured is Glendale’s ATB and Drama Art Studio team. Ashley Green (red costume) took first pla...
Mar 05, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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TORONTO (AP) — Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon protested Saturday's game against the Blue Jays in the fourth inning after the umpires granted Toronto a replay challenge after the next play had begun.
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Protesters march Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. Protesters again gathered Thursday evening, walking in laps near the spot where Michael Brown was shot. Some were in organized groups, such as clergy members. More signs reflected calls by protesters to remove the prosecutor from the case. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Ferguson's streets remained peaceful as tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of violence and unrest that erupted when a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old.


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ATLANTA (AP) — Leaders of the Democratic Party adopted their 2016 presidential nominating calendar on Saturday, setting the stage for a successor to President Barack Obama.
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