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What Employers Should Know about Paternity Leaves
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Employment Defense Attorney The Family Medical Leaves Act (FMLA) grants the right to mothers and fathers to take up to 12 weeks off for maternity or paternity leaves so they can spend tim...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: AUG 2014
Aug 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
  August 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In July, home sales dropped slightly from June when we saw a slight jump in sales. The increase in sales pace in June & July led to another substantial increa...
If you’re loyal to your insurance carrier it will cost you
Aug 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 183 183 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | Aug 1, 2014 | insurance company rates , PTB Blog Most successful businesses know how to treat their faithful customers.  A good restaurant owner will treat regulars with a compl...
U.S. Supreme Court Rules Inherited IRAs are Not Protected from Creditors
Jul 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 229 229 recommendations | email to a friend
On June 12, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court—in a unanimous decision—ruled that Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs) inherited by anyone other than a spouse are not retirement funds and therefore are ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JULY 2014
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June 2014 Queens NY Market Update    The pace of home sales rose sharply in June but was still below the pace of sales in June 2013. Prices posted moderate gains in June as well, remaining on pace ...
Estate Planning Basics for Newlyweds – How to Get Prepared for the Unexpected
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It’s that time of year – the time for beautiful weddings, fun receptions, delicious cakes, special gifts, and romantic honeymoons. While this is a joyous time for everyone, it’s also time for you a...
The Annual Pay Notice Requirement of the New York Wage Theft Prevention Act Could Be Close to Ending
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 294 294 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans After the Wage Theft Prevention Act went into effect, restaurant owners and other types of business owners became burdened with paperwork as they complied with annual requir...
$$ OPPORTUNITY HAS KNOCKED ! $$ Networking For Prosperity & Adventure $$
Jun 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 545 545 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 | 3 3 comments | 578 578 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 | 597 597 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...

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LIRR lines paralyzed by signal damage
Ten out of 11 of railroad branches were suspended on Monday
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For J.F.K. sculptor, Grand Army Plaza memorial special
Brooklyn-born Neil Estern returns to unveil reworked bust
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Flatbush Ave will get pedestrian countdown signals: DOT
Soon pedestrians crossing Flatbush Avenue will know just how much time they have left to reach the other side. In a letter sent to community groups, the Department of Transportation (DOT) announced...
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Gillibrand meets the press
Holds Heights roundtable
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A Brooklyn lab’s deviant magic
Hacker community now calls itself the security professional crowd
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City to consider Park Slope historic extension
Landmarks Preservation Commission will hold hearing
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Pregnant street vendor claims she was attacked by Parks officer
Incident sparks anger among immigrant street vendors
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Myrtle Avenue's Garden of Eden
Garden, farm stand a bright spot in food desert
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Nets will change name
With options galore, Brooklynites sound off
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Progressives pow-wow at potluck
Members of Fort Greene and Clinton Hill progressive groups met August 8 at Fort Greene Park, sharing food and ideas as part of the second annual Progressives Summer Potluck. The event has become a ...
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Traditional Greenland paddles, handmade in Brooklyn
Miles Manning is down to his last piece of two-by-four. The cedar board is soaking up sun in his backyard workshop in South Park Slope, where Manning makes Greenland paddles for the serious kayaker...
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Talking money with the City Comptroller
Liu gives update at eight-month mark
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LIRR Service Updates for Wednesday (8/25) Afternoon
MTA Long Island Rail Road is advising customers to expect significant schedule changes and delays during Wednesday evening's rush hours (August 25) as a result of damage to a major switching tower ...
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Newfangled voting machines actually work
A step-by-step primer
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Prospect Park West traffic speeds down 25 percent
Survey shows street redesign, bike lanes paying off
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WASHINGTON (AP) — A family spokesman says relatives of freelance journalist Steven Sotloff are aware of a new video purporting to show his beheading by Islamic State militants.
2014-09-02 14:40:29 -0400

Russian President Vladimir PutinMOSCOW (AP) — A Kremlin aide on Tuesday sharply criticized EU Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso for breaching confidentiality when he quoted President Vladimir Putin as saying Moscow could take over Kiev in two weeks, if it wished.


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Venus, left, and Serena Williams walk to mid court after losing a quarterfinals doubles match to Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina, of Russia, during the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams took a medical timeout because of a problem with her right foot and later double-faulted on the last two points as she and sister Venus lost in the doubles quarterfinals at the U.S. Open.


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