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Biz Partners Cut Teeth Together in Restoration Industry Before Finding Success of their Own, Building Legacy
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Paul Daley and Joe Rizzo took a good, long test drive together before becoming entrepreneurs and now the two business partners are laying the groundwork for their children to follow in the footstep...
Queens Real Estate Market: 2015 Year in Review
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   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty   Queens Real Estate Market 2015 Year in Review Welcome to our first edition of the “Queens Real Estate M...
Can You Ask Employees to Undergo Medical Screening and Ask About Medical History?
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New York Employment Defense Attorney talks about Non Discrimination Act Knowing what you can ask and must not ask employees or job applicants is vital for businesses. With all the information avail...
Should you Sell a Property with or without Tenants?
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home team at Keller Williams Realty So you own a rental or investment property in Queens and you’ve determined that now is the right time to ...
What Does the 2016 Minimum Wage Hike Mean for You as an Employer?
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 161 161 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans A minimum wage increase of $8.75 to $9.00 went into effect in New York on December 31, 2015. For employers, it obviously means you must pay higher wages to all employees who...
Business Law: Corporations VS. Partnerships VS. Sole Proprietorship
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There are various types of business organizations: corporations, general partnerships and sole proprietorships. These business organizations have their own legal requirements so they can also be co...
Press Agents—Foot Soldiers in Celebrity Divorce Wars
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by Chris Palermo | Dec 31, 2015 | Chris Palermo Blog , divorce , PTB Blog How Celebrities Win and Lose at Divorce For regular folks, divorce is mostly won or lost in the courtroom, or in legal proc...
Long Island Man Driving Lamborghini Dies in Single Car Run-Off-Road Crash
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by Steven Palermo | Dec 29, 2015 | Car Accident Attorney's , PTB Blog Port Jefferson, Long Island Car Crash CBS New York reported that Glen Nelson, age 48, who lived in Belle Terre died in a crash ...
Marco Malvaldi’s “Game For Five”
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 346 346 recommendations | email to a friend
Review by Tiziano Thomas Dossena To read a book that was originally written in Italian and that uses idiomatic expressions with validity and proper impact in the English translation is a special tr...
Million Dollar Legal Mistakes by a Billion Dollar Company
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by Stephen D. Hans | Dec 8, 2015 | Employment Defense Attorney Even billion dollar companies can allow legal mistakes to occur and have it cost them millions of dollars. Such appears to be the case...

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Alcohol sales at arena causing controversy
Brendan McGrath
Jun 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jeffries picks up big endorsement in bid to represent S. Queens
Two borough nabes will join large swath of Brooklyn in NY08
Jun 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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City to increase NYPD oversight
Two-dozen council members gathered on the steps of City Hall last week to announce the introduction of a bill to increase oversight of the Police Department. The bill, introduced by council members...
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Barclays Center starts hiring process
Arena to hire 2,000 locals
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Making 888 connections in Taiwan
Brenda Zlamany, a Williamsburg-based artist, spent half of 2011 forming close bonds with Taiwanese natives through sketching and watercolor portraiture. With the help of her Mandarin-speaking daugh...
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Fight club: new gym devoted to MMA opens in Brooklyn
Gracie Academy offers comprehensive approach to training
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2012 Bushwick Open Studios exceeds expectations
Larger crowds, more artists and bigger landscape than ever before
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78th CD candidates square off in Fort Greene
Jeffries not present, but other three address voters
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Reps push bill to give microbrewers tax relief
Steve Hindy recently wrote the Brooklyn Brewery's first check to the state in the amount of $28,000 for an excise tax microbrewers were not required to pay until this year. He will pay another $20,...
Jun 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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The block: a community in itself
Myrtle Avenue stretches from the Flatbush Avenue Extension in Brooklyn to Richmond Hill in Queens and is filled with a variety of stores and landmarks and plenty of things to do. But, there is one ...
Jun 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Summer starts at Coney Island
Summer has officially begun at Coney Island! On Saturday, the beach at Coney Island opened to the public, as did the amusement park complete with two new thrill rides. The two new rides, Boardwalk ...
May 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Carroll Gardens marks Memorial Day
More than 100 Carroll Gardens residents attended a ceremony on Monday to mark Memorial Day. A wreath was placed in front of the war memorial in Carroll Park to honor all of the men and women who se...
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No Standing ban lifted on Atlantic Avenue
Drivers will soon get three extra hours of parking per day along Atlantic Avenue. In July, the Transportation Department (DOT) will lift the current 4 to 7 p.m. No Standing restrictions along eastb...
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Attempted sex assault in South Slope
Community dissatisfied with police response
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Brooklyn Garden opens new Visitor Center
The Brooklyn Botanic Garden just got a lot more welcoming. Last week elected and garden officials cut a ceremonial garland to officially open BBG's new Visitor Center. The center is a synthesis of ...
May 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ecuador's President Rafael Correa, right, talks with Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan as they meet in Quito, Ecuador, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. Erdogan is in Ecuador as part of his Latin America tour that also includes Chile and Peru. (AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa)ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's president lashed out at the United States a week after President Barack Obama's envoy visited a northern Syrian town that is under the control of Syrian Kurdish forces, which Ankara considers terrorists.


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Denver Broncos’ Peyton Manning, right, greets Carolina Panthers’ Cam Newton (1) after the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. The Broncos won 24-10. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The best thing for Peyton Manning is that he won the Super Bowl.


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Peyton Manning of the Denver Broncos celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after Super Bowl 50 at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California February 7, 2016Peyton Manning cemented his place in the pantheon of quarterback greats as the Denver Broncos produced a magnificent defensive display to stun the Carolina Panthers with an upset 24-10 victory in Super Bowl 50. Manning, 39, sealed the second Super Bowl title of his 18-year National Football League career on the back of a phenomenal display by the Denver defense, who racked up a record-equalling seven sacks at Levi's Stadium. "I'm just glad we didn't have to play against our defense," said a delighted Manning, the NFL's all-time passing yards record holder.


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