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This Month in Queens Real Estate: OCT 2014
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Oct 2014 Queens NY Market Update The pace of Queens home sales reached its second-highest rate of 2014 in September, but was slightly slower than the previous month and remains below 2013 levels. P...
A 50th Anniversary Celebration of The Beatles Arrival to America
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens West Kiwanis Foundation proudly presents A 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF THE BEATLES ARRIVAL TO AMERICA with "Yesterday and Today" - A Tribute to The Music of The Beatles, on Saturday, Oct...
Filing Bankruptcy For Credit Card Debt: Your Legal Options
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Buried in Credit Card Debt? What Are Your Options? Credit card debt is one of the most common types of debt in the United States next to mortgage and student loan debts. As of September 2014, the a...
Downhome Country Breakfast
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kiwanis Club of Maspeth presents their DOWNHOME COUNTRY BREAKFAST on Sunday, November 9th, 2014 from 8AM - 12PM.  Juice, Buttermilk Pancakes, Sausage and Choice of Beverage. Children & Seniors ...
What Employers Should Understand about Disability Discrimination
Oct 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
Business owners typically look from an employer’s perspective and fire employees who cannot do the job. For the most part, this line of reasoning is valid and especially if you have at-will employm...
How Are Personal Injury Cases in NYC Settled?
Oct 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 146 146 recommendations | email to a friend
Personal injury law protects individuals against any wrongful conduct that results in physical harm or mental harm, whether intentional or accidental. These acts are referred to as tort acts or tor...
Are You In A Vicious Cycle Of Stress, Insomnia And Depression?
Oct 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 149 149 recommendations | email to a friend
Today on Huffington Post an article came out called "The Vicious Cycle Of Stress, Insomnia And Depression" ( read here ).  Studies show that how not being able to shut down or quite the ongoing tho...
The Real Deal-Real Estate news update.....
Oct 02, 2014 | 4 4 comments | 192 192 recommendations | email to a friend
This is the last year of low mortgage rates.... With 36 years years of experience please adhere to my advice. Putting it simply like life itself, there is a beginning and there is always an end. Du...
Importance of Educating Your Managers about Religious Discrimination Laws
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 200 200 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans & Associates Restaurant owners must ensure their managers understand employment laws and put policies in place that protect their business against discrimination lawsuits. P...
Ragamuffin Kids on Parade
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
48 Years of Smiles.... This very colorful kiddy march, now in its 48th year, was the first parade solely devoted to children in the metropolitan region and remains one of the largest Pre-Halloween ...

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Pols propose changes to handling missing person cases
In wake of unsolved murder of Williamsburg man
Mar 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Levin to host Participatory Budget Expo
Councilman Stephen Levin is presenting a host of ideas from the community on how to spend $1 million in taxpayer dollars. For the constituents of his North Brooklyn district, what better way to spe...
Mar 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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De Blasio removes children from Fort Greene shelter
The de Blasio administration recently began transferring over 400 children and their families out of the Auburn Family Residence in Fort Greene and from the Catherine Street Shelter in Lower Manhat...
Mar 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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84th Precinct Blotter
Jan. 10 - At 7:45 p.m. at 35 Dean St. an unknown person used a woman’s personal information to obtain a credit card and charges were made outside of the city. Feb. 13 - At 5:15 p.m. at 110 Livingst...
Mar 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols propose slower speed limit in city
The NYPD reported that 268 people - 168 pedestrians - were killed in New York City traffic accidents last year, sparking Mayor Bill de Blasio’s push for the Vision Zero traffic calming initiative a...
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Pols and commuters rally to stop $40 million cut
When New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced earlier this year that he would be transferring $40 million from MTA funds to the General Debt Service Fund, many New Yorkers were extremely unhappy...
Mar 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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MTA delays LIRR Strike
Negotiations remain at a standstill
Feb 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rally to secure approved charter school funding
Assemblyman looks for support from elected officials
Feb 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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84th Precinct Police Blotter
Jan. 18 - At 11 p.m. at 200 Schermerhorn St. a woman reported her wallet was missing and $1,920 worth of purchases were made on her credit card. Jan. 23 - At 11 a.m. a package was reported stolen f...
Feb 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn author pens books about Charlie Chaplin
February 2014 marks centennial anniversary of first movies
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Spaceworks Project at the Brooklyn Public Library
The Brooklyn Public Library’s Williamsburg Branch will be maximizing its creative space in the coming year. “Libraries are just extraordinary places at every level,” said Paul Parkhill, executive d...
Feb 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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East River Ferry ramp plunges into Greenpoint waters
Service is suspended during investigation
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Web-based outlet for Brooklyn parents navigating schools system
Parents new to the borough and new to the city school system now have one more outlet in a new community forum called Willy Point Kids. Jessica Morrow-Glorieux first began working on the new web-ba...
Feb 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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SUNY releases proposals for LICH
The State University of New York (SUNY) released a summary of the five proposals it received in response to a reopened request for proposals as SUNY continues its attempts to sell the financially t...
Feb 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayor delivers a progressive agenda in State of the City
Mayor Bill de Blasio laid out a complex agenda during his first State of the City address on Monday, promising to carry out his focus on delivering a plan for universal prekindergarten, paid sick l...
Feb 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The state's highest court on Thursday sided with EMI in the music publisher's dispute with Duke Ellington's heirs, but acknowledged global industry consolidation has made contracts like his much more favorable to publishers.
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In this Oct. 22, 2014 photo, Chaim Soutine's painting "The Little Pastry Chef" hangs on display during a preview of the High Museum's new exhibit, "Cezanne and the Modern: Masterpieces of European Art from the Pearlman Collection," in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)ATLANTA (AP) — An exhibition at Atlanta's High Museum of Art showcases a group of impressionist and post-impressionist works amassed by a private collector who described the pursuit and acquisition of the pieces as an adventure.


2014-10-23 11:34:10 -0400

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper speaks during a nationally televised address on CBC in this still image taken from video courtesy of CBC in Ottawa,By Randall Palmer and David Ljunggren OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper pledged more surveillance and detention powers for security forces in Canada on Thursday after a gunman killed a soldier and rampaged through parliament before being shot dead. Addressing the House of Commons just meters away from where the gunman, a reported convert to Islam, was shot dead on Wednesday, Harper said lawmakers would expedite new powers to counter the threat of radicals. "The objective of these attacks was to instill fear and panic in our country," Harper said. ...


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