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Just Sold Beautiful Co-op in Glen Oaks, New York
Nov 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
Shameer Fazal and his team at Keller Williams Realty Landmark II are pleased to announce the sale of a beautiful Co-op located at 255-21 75 th Ave in Glen Oaks, NY 11004. This lovely Co-op featured...
Payroll Services: Smaller Companies & The Advantages Of Outsourcing
Nov 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
While the payroll job may seem like a delicate matter to be delegated to people outside of the company, there are actually many advantages and benefits to outsourcing the payroll services. Smaller ...
Bookkeeping Services: Small NYC Companies Can Outsource
Nov 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
Outsourcing is one of the most strategic decisions that a company can make. There are various advantages to outsourcing. However, each advantage is paired with a disadvantage. In terms of outsourci...
Are Your Wages Equal for Men and Women?
Nov 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
by Stephen D. Hans Employment Defense Attorney , Employment Discrimination , Wage and Hour Queens & New York City Employment Defense Attorneys Situations arise where an employee leaves and you must...
17 Fun Facts about East Elmhurst NY
Nov 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 111 111 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Owner of Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. East Elmhurst NY is a wonderful and unique neighborhood in Queens county NYC. We sell a lot of homes here so we ge...
Clouds for Breakfast: Mom's Choice Awards Gold Medal Recipient
Nov 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 120 120 recommendations | email to a friend
 With a delightful language, directed at the younger children, Laura Eisen presents a simple but endearing story, which will certainly be appreciated both by children and their parents.   The initi...
18 Fun Facts about Astoria Ditmars
Nov 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . Live in the area? Join our local Facebook group to stay in touch with what’s happening in the neighborhood...
What You Should Know About Weighing Age and Ability When Hiring
Nov 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 122 122 recommendations | email to a friend
Author Stephen D. Hans    age discrimination , Employment Defense Attorney   As an employer or company owner, do you ask questions like this when interviewing a job candidate? Are you planning on r...
Queens Real Estate Market Report: OCTOBER 2015
Oct 27, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 169 169 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens Real Estate Market Report: October 2015 The pace of existing home sales rose in September, but remains slightly below the pace from the same month last year. Demand for existing homes appear...
New Non-Tipping Policy – Legal Considerations
Oct 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 171 171 recommendations | email to a friend
by Stephen D. Hans   Danny Meyer, the owner of Union Square Hospitality Group in New York City, has 12 restaurants across Manhattan and a total of 1,800 employees. According to ABC News, he will so...

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Using arts to revolutionize child care
After launching a small business in a close-knit community in Brooklyn, Kristina Wilson is changing the way parents view child care. Her company, Sitters Studio, incorporates the arts into baby-sit...
Apr 19, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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A small seed packed with nutrition
LIC-based company introduces Chia seed to health food market
Apr 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Project buzzing in the Brooklyn Grange
Chase Emmons has a dream to build New York City's largest commercial apiary, comprised of roughly two million bees that are genetically suited to endure New York City's diverse climate. Emmons is c...
Apr 10, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Squibb pedestrian bridge to be finished by late fall
Work on the bridge connecting Squibb Park to Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pier One is underway, but instead of a summer opening, it is now scheduled to be completed by the fall. The bridge’s design comes...
Apr 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lander’s Participatory Budgeting makes way for 7 community projects
Over 2,200 Brooklyn residents turned out last weekend in New York City's first experiment with a new form of hyper-local democracy: participatory budgeting. The residents, mostly from the neighborh...
Apr 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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A call for Macy’s fireworks to return to the East River
Company not willing to relocate show
Apr 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Park Slope co-op votes no to vote on boycott
A debate over the relationship between Israel and Palestine normally held around dinner tables across Brooklyn and the rest of the city took to the streets Tuesday night, in a line of more than 1,6...
Mar 29, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Going through stages: Steiner Studio expands
Brooklyn just got a "sound" new investment. Mayor Michael Bloomberg and on Monday joined Steiner Studios Chairman Douglas Steiner to open five new sound stages at Steiner Studios in the Brooklyn Na...
Mar 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Slope Park set for spring makeover
Local parents say renovation is long overdue
Mar 29, 2012 | 3 3 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cops hunt suspect in L Train death
Police are searching for a man who they identified as Ryan Beauchamp who ultimately caused the death of 20-year-old Howard Beach resident, Joshua Basin, on Saturday, at the Bedford Avenue stop on t...
Mar 28, 2012 | 3 3 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn Tech Triangle seeks public funds
Transportation, attractive real estate and job creation among top priorities
Mar 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Virtual Drive fights hunger in Passover
The Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty (Met Council), along with the Food Bank for New York City, are partnering to fight hunger with an interactive Virtual Food Drive this Passover season. Mor...
Mar 22, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn groups place offer for Pfizer properties
Six community development corporations (CDCs) have expressed their desire to take over and redevelop two major parcels of land owned by Pfizer within the Broadway Triangle area. The properties are ...
Mar 22, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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BPL launches “Support Our Shelves” campaign
The Brooklyn Public Library has launched its fourth annual spring fundraising campaign, “Support Our Shelves”. The campaign, which began March 1 and runs through June 30, encourages Brooklyn reside...
Mar 15, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dine in Brooklyn
Brooklyn’s Restaurant Week begins
Mar 15, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree imposing economic sanctions against Turkey on Saturday, four days after Turkey shot down a Russian warplane near the Syrian-Turkish border. The Kremlin website said the measures would affect imports of some Turkish products, operations of Turkish companies in Russia, and employment of Turkish staff by Russian firms. (Reporting by Polina Devitt, editing by Mark Trevelyan)
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Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses a rally in Bayburt, Turkey, Friday, Nov. 27, 2015. Russia announced Friday that it will suspend visa-free travel with Turkey amid the escalating spat over the downing of a Russian warplane by a Turkish fighter jet at the Syrian border. Erdogan refused to apologize for the plane's downing, which Ankara said came after it flew for 17 seconds into Turkish airspace. At the same timed, Erdogan said he has tried in vain to speak by phone to Putin to discuss the situation.(AP Photo/Yasin Bulbul, Presidential Press Service, Pool )ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday called for sanctions against Turkey, following the downing this week by Turkey of a Russian warplane.

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Britain's Jamie Murray (R) returns the ball as his teammate Britain's Andy Murray looks on during the doubles tennis match on the second day of the Davis Cup final between Belgium and Britain at Flanders Expo in Ghent on November 28, 2015Andy and Jamie Murray took Britain to the cusp of Davis Cup glory in Ghent on Sunday, defeating David Goffin and Steve Darcis of Belgium 6-4, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 in a crucial doubles match to grab a 2-1 lead with just the reverse singles to follow. Andy Murray could get the job done when he takes on Goffin in the first of those rubbers on Sunday, giving Britain its first Davis Cup win since 1936 and 10th overall. Both number ones won their opening matches on Friday and the win for the Murray brothers on Saturday means that Andy is now 10-0 in Davis Cup play this year.

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