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Restaurants Weigh in on Replacing Tipping with Service Charges
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Queens New York Employment Defense Attorneys Human Resource Consulting Law Firm Various restaurants across the country are in the process of changing tipping into service charges. The Seattle Eater...
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Are you having trouble evicting a tenant? The Landlord Center has been effectively representing landlords and have been very successful in fighting for their rights for over 20 years. The legal tea...
What it was Like to Buy a Home, after Selling Over 150...
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by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . My wife & I recently closed on the our very first home and boy was it an experience, especially considerin...
How Does a Prior Injury Affect Your Eligibility for Workers' Compensation Benefits?
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In New York, when you have been injured on the job, you have a right to seek benefits under the state's workers' compensation system. In fact, the workers' compensation system is generally your sol...
GLENISE GOMEZ CEO EXPANDS ORGANIC SKIN CARE LINE AND ASSISTS TO INSPIRE & EMPOWER WOMEN IN THE 5 BOROUGHS
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Glenise Gomez is the Founder and CEO of Skin Ethiks, a company that specializes in all natural skin care, announced the company’s plans for re-branding and marketing expansion, including additional...
ARTS Community: Free Cultural Arts & Networking at CUP Center
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The Enterprise Collective is hosting a free community event to celebrate Women’s History Month at CUP Center located at 1071 Bedford Avenue in the Bedford Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn Saturday, M...
Where Is Paradise?
Mar 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 238 238 recommendations | email to a friend
Where is the Garden of Eden, and therefore, the tree of life, today? Is this the same as Paradise? Genesis 3:24 I may have bit off a little too much with this question. But it has often come to my ...
The Real Deal-Real Estate Update
Mar 08, 2016 | 3 3 comments | 291 291 recommendations | email to a friend
Since 1979 when Jim Turano then sales agent, first started, he was the first in the community to offer Senior Citizen Discounts. In addition he offered Police officers and fireman discounts when th...
Queens Real Estate Market Report: February 2016
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by George Herrera , Realtor and Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . Queens Real Estate Market Update: February 2016 Home sales dropped in January which is somewhat typical ...
University Policies to Deal with Sexual Harassment Issues
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Recently, a sexual harassment case involving a Chicago professor became high profile in the news. While you can view the case from the perspective of the victim and the alleged abuser, there is als...

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Italian Americans honored at Brooklyn Borough Hall
Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz last week honored outstanding members of the community at a ceremony to celebrate Italian-American Heritage and Culture Month. A reception was held on Thu...
Oct 10, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Group looks to bring food co-op Windsor Terrace
With Key Food gone, nabe lacks produce options
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Former first daughter visits Brooklyn
Students from P.S. 9 and 399 got a break from the classroom last week, as Chelsea Clinton read them two stories at the Central Branch of the Brooklyn Library. The event was part of “Education Natio...
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Protests continue at Barclays Center
Focus on lack of jobs, affordable housing
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The annual 'antics' return to Atlantic Avenue
Atlantic Avenue was closed to traffic on Sunday, but it was still pretty crowded as it played host to the annual Atlantic Antic street festival. One young girl manned lemonade stand, selling glasse...
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Protestors mock Barclays ribbon cutting
Say project failed to deliver jobs, housing
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Amid protests, Barclays Center officially opens
Mood inside arena festive as lights go up on home of Nets
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Book festival attracts largest crowd ever
Book lovers descended on Brooklyn Borough Hall this past Sunday for the 7th Annual Brooklyn Book Festival. Last year the festival drew 30,000 participants, but this year it’s estimated by the Borou...
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Partnership looks to reclaim Park Avenue
Say street has become an entrance ramp to BQE
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Globetrotters playing a little closer to home
As the Harlem Globetrotters prepare to play their first basketball game in the Barclays Center next month, a few members of the team took a ride on the Long Island Railroad to get a glimpse of the ...
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Renovated library reopens in Park Slope
After three years of renovations, the Brooklyn Public Library is re-opened its Park Slope branch’s doors to the public, this time with some 21st century features. Children will be able to use iPads...
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Grammar issues hold up park renovations
Misspellings and traditional language were a subject of controversy in Community Board 2's decision to shoot down a proposal last week to give Commodore Barry Park a touch of history last week. t T...
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Traffic, parking top concerns over impending arena opening
Community members butted heads with representatives from Forest City Ratner over specifics of the Barclays Center during a meeting Wednesday night at the Latin Evangelical Free Church, only a few b...
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BAM celebrates opening of new performance space
First building added to DoBro campus since 1987
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Italian tradition takes to the streets in Brooklyn
Brooklyn’s first Italian Roman Catholic parish, Sacred Hearts & St. Stephen Church, hosted the people of Mola di Bari, Italy, as they honored the feast of their hometown patron saint with a traditi...
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HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut Supreme Court will hear arguments on whether a doctor charged with killing a Yale University physician can be forcibly medicated to render him competent to stand trial.
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Under pressure from Russia and the United States, the Syrian army agreed to respect a two-day truce in the war-ravaged city of AleppoUnder pressure from Russia and the United States, the Syrian army agreed to respect a two-day truce in the war-ravaged city of Aleppo. The Syrian climb-down came after Washington said the US and Russia had agreed to push the warring parties to extend their shaky ceasefire. "A truce will be in place in Aleppo for 48 hours from 1:00 am on Thursday (2200 GMT Wednesday)," Syrian army command said, according to state media.


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The building housing the office of Dr. Howard Kornfeld appears, Wednesday, May 4, 2016, in Mill Valley, Calif. Minneapolis attorney William Mauzy, who represents Kornfeld, said Wednesday that singer Prince had arranged an initial meeting with him the day before he died. Mauzy said Kornfeld had never met or spoken to Prince before the singer's representatives reached out to him on April 20. Mauzy said Kornfeld wasn't able to travel immediately to Minnesota, so arranged for his son Andrew to go instead. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)MILL VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — The Northern California doctor who was asked to help Prince before his death is an addiction and pain specialist who has championed the use of a semi-synthetic opiate to treat pain.


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