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This Month in Queens Real Estate: DEC 2014
Dec 17, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 43 43 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 | 39 39 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 | 90 90 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 | 130 130 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 | 152 152 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 | 141 141 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 | 148 148 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 | 196 196 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 | 272 272 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...
VILLA ERASMO-NOW A 5 STAR RESTAURANT IN MIDDLE VILLAGE,NY
Nov 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Villa Erasmo- Italian 69-61 Juniper Blvd Middle Village, NY 11379 5 Star Review 11/13/2014 Nov.13,2014-Finally this restaurant has put it altogether. With a fantastic Chef, good courteous waiters a...

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OWNERS OF RETAIL STORES/BUILDINGS UPDATE by jimmy
March 18, 2013 08:59 AM | 895 views | 4 4 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
*ORIGINAL ARTICLE FEB, 20TH, 2013 update:MARCH 18TH, 2013 As a Broker for 33 years, sometimes with all the Experience, and dealing with Franchises, and Doctors to, Landlords of Retail have a diffic...
YOU NEVER KNOW! LOCAL BUSINESS OWNER APPROACHED BY ACTOR, RICHARD GALLO by jimmy
March 13, 2013 07:47 AM | 673 views | 1 1 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
After completing a New Movie, titled "Non Stop' Mr. Richard Gallo of Middle Village approached Jim Turano at his Metropolitan Avenue office. For several years now Mr, Gallo has hounded me to have P...
THE ART OF SELLING YOUR HOME AS SPRING APPROACHES... by vinny
March 04, 2013 09:02 AM | 1043 views | 4 4 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
ANOTHER INFORMATIVE MUST READ ARTICLE FOR ALL HOMEOWNERS! update news  REAL ESTATE . MARCH 4,TH 2013 ATTENTION ALL HOMEOWNERS! AN INFORMATIVE ARTICLE THAT IS A MUST READ, IF YOU ARE THINKING OF SEL...
4 PEOPLE KILLED TO DATE DUE TO IMPROPER TRAFFIC SIGNS DISPLAYED! by vinny
February 28, 2013 08:26 AM | 1102 views | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
AMAZING BUT TRUE, WHEN YOU STAND ON METROPOLITAN AVENUE, BY 73PLACE-NEXT TO LEE NAILS. IMAGINE WALK/DON'T WALK SIGNS ARE ALMOST HIDDEN FOR CARS TO SEE, TURNING THE CORNERS, AND TO DATE 4 HAVE DIED ...
EARTHQUAKES-A MUST READ-INFORMATIVE! by jim
February 25, 2013 09:38 AM | 518 views | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
THIS WAS SENT TO THE WHITE HOUSE TODAY, TO PRESIDENT OBAMA. For whatever reasons, I have been accurate for the past 10 years when it comes to Earthquakes. I am not a Rocket Scientist, just an every...
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FILE - This Aug. 9, 2011 file photo shows a Wall Street street sign near the New York Stock Exchange, in New York. U.S. stock indexes are opening mostly higher Monday, Dec. 22, 2014, as the market builds on its big gains from last week. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)Stocks are back at record highs as the market posts its fourth gain in a row.


2014-12-22 16:15:14 -0500

US stocks have been on a tear since the Fed last Wednesday kept interest rates low and signalled it would not change course until at least the second half of next yearNew York (AFP) - The S&P 500 stock index rose to fresh records on Monday, another positive day for global equity markets still cheered by last week's US Federal Reserve meeting.


2014-12-22 16:12:59 -0500
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The funeral of one of the two police officers killed over the weekend in New York City while they sat in their patrol car will be held on Saturday, the city's police commissioner said. The funeral of Rafael Ramos will be held at a church in Glendale, New York, Commissioner Bill Bratton said on Monday. The funeral of Wenjian Liu, his partner, has yet to be announced while officials, including in the federal government, assist in helping Liu's relatives in China travel to the United States, Bratton said. (Reporting by Jonathan Allen; Editing by Eric Beech)
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