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$$ OPPORTUNITY HAS KNOCKED ! $$ Networking For Prosperity & Adventure $$
Jun 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 176 176 recommendations | email to a friend
Bring Pen & Paper for this great opportunity to learn about:  * Job search, Employment Training, Networking Skills & How Every Dollar Counts . **Snacks & Beverages provided.** WHEN : Wednesday June...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JUNE 2014
Jun 19, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 199 199 recommendations | email to a friend
June 2014 Queens NY Market Update The pace of home sales rose in May after a slow start in the beginning of 2014. Inventory increased slightly again in May, meaning buyers should have a bit more ch...
Book Expo America 2014 Part 1: The Italian presence…
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 237 237 recommendations | email to a friend
  Originally Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena for L'Idea Magazine   Book Expo America 2014 has brought a wave of foreign authors, either in the original language or in translation, and among the...
Book Expo America 2014 Part 2: The Authors Speak…
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 241 241 recommendations | email to a friend
Originally Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena  for L'Idea Magazine   Javits Center was the center of attention for all American book lovers for four days at the end of May, with a series of events...
Interview to author Tony Napoli.
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 687 687 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently I published a review on the popular book “My Father, My Don,” A Son’s Journey from Organized Crime to Sobriety, and I am now pleased to offer our readers an interview to the author, Tony N...
How Much Can Allegations of Discrimination Cost You?
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 226 226 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans Discrimination is a serious issue for employers. It can lead to disputes, lawsuits and even forced business sales. Forced business sale, substantial fines and the disgrace o...
Wage and Hours Cases Setting Precedents for Tipped Employees
May 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 384 384 recommendations | email to a friend
  Restaurant owners are subject to numerous regulations they must comply with and as various cases are litigated, rulings establish new precedents that can change how the industry does business. Ma...
What you need to know about landing a job most don`t know
May 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 433 433 recommendations | email to a friend
Hello everyone  Shirley & Albert  {More about us from the link) Invite You to join us. Our second up coming event which will be on "New Strategies for employment & higher clientele methods plus mor...
May 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 468 468 recommendations | email to a friend
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Best practices for avoiding employee lawsuits
May 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 474 474 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans Small businesses often feel like a family. You’re a small group, perhaps you socialize outside of work or have a company baseball team where everybody gets along great. The ...

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Pols call for transparency on homeless shelter
Local elected officials have sent letters to the Department of Buildings (DOB) and the Department of Investigation (DOI) regarding a proposal for a 170-bed homeless shelter in Carroll Gardens. They...
Oct 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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READ NYC event promotes literacy
Thousands flocked to Brooklyn Bridge Park for the 5th Annual READ NYC community festival featuring live entertainment, food and family-friendly games. READ NYC, hosted by United Way of New York Cit...
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Union takes “Selfies 4 Justice”
Avalon Fort Greene employees rally
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Top High Schools 2013
How we chose our 2013 Top High Schools , what they have to offer, and how to use the information we've gathered for each academic institution. Private school can be a costly, but worthy, investment...
Oct 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 127 127 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlantic Antic takes over Brooklyn
The annual Atlantic Antic Festival, New York City's largest street fair, was held in downtown Brooklyn this past Sunday afternoon, stretching for more than a mile from Fourth Avenue to Hicks Street...
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Methodist hospital listens to community, revises expansion
Following a presentation of the proposed expansion of New York Methodist Hospital in Park Slope over the summer, officials with the hospital have announced that they have gone back to the drawing b...
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EPA announces official plan to dredge the Gowanus Canal
It will take nearly a half-billion dollars, but one of the most contaminated waterways in the city is now prepared to get a much-needed restoration. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) h...
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Employees at DoBro building protest for higher wages
Employees at a luxury apartment building in Downtown Brooklyn took to the streets on Monday to call for better wages and benefits. “I work full time, and I still can’t afford to support my family,”...
Sep 25, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn Book Festival draws another large crowd
Thousands of visitors descended upon Brooklyn Borough Hall on Sunday to take part in the 2013 Brooklyn Book Festival. The event features more than 340 authors, 90 panels, workshops and readings acr...
Sep 25, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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BBP Pier 6 to receive promenade
A plan is in the works to create a promenade overlooking the East River at Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 6. The current plan includes a $21 million landscape project, and if funding can be secured, a...
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Grandparents’ Day highlights issues facing seniors
Members of several activist organizations gathered in Fort Greene Park on Sunday, Sept. 15, to celebrate the first annual Grandparents' Day and raise awareness about issues facing persons needing h...
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Judge rules LICH closure unconstitutional
Decision creates stricter rules for hospital closure procedures
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Proposed community garden in the Gowanus
CB6 requests HPD give more information on project
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New York Islanders say “Hello Brooklyn”
Isles hold first practice in soon-to-be home arena
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Developer chosen for DUMBO redesign project
Empire Stores to be renovated by 2015
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Law enforcement officers surround a shooting suspect Wednesday, July 9, 2014, in Spring, Texas. After hours of waiting and negotiations, the man, suspect in the slayings of six people, including four children, emerged from his car, raised his hands and sank to his knees as deputies placed him under arrest. No identity has been released. (AP Photo/Houston Chronicle, Brett Coomer)SPRING, Texas (AP) — A father who authorities say fatally shot two adults and four of his children and critically wounded his 15-year-old daughter, sank to his knees in surrender after a three-hour standoff in suburban Houston, police said.


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Australia's Minister of Immigration and Border Protection Scott Morrison speaks at a news conference during his working visit to Malaysia, in PutrajayaBy Shihar Aneez COLOMBO (Reuters) - A Tamil group criticised Australia's immigration minister on Thursday for visiting northern Sri Lanka without meeting Tamil leaders, days after Australia returned a boat of asylum seekers, including Tamils, under its hardline border security policy. Some of the 41 Sri Lankans intercepted and sent home by Australia said on Tuesday they had been mistreated by Australian Customs, accusations Immigration Minister Scott Morrison denied. A second boat carrying 153 Sri Lankan asylum seekers remained in legal limbo as the Australian High Court considered whether their interception was legal.


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File - In this May 21, 2008, file photo, the company logo for The Boeing Co., is displayed in El Segundo, Calif. Boeing is raising its long-term forecast for new airplane demand by more than 4 percent over last year’s outlook, and the airplane maker says the Asia-Pacific market is still driving the growth. (AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)CHICAGO (AP) — Boeing raised its long-term forecast for new airplane demand by more than 4 percent, and it's smaller aircraft and orders from the Asia-Pacific region that are driving growth.


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