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A 50th Anniversary Celebration of The Beatles Arrival to America
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 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 | 14 14 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 | 36 36 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 | 46 46 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 | 127 127 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 | 130 130 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 | 173 173 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 | 182 182 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 | 45 45 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 ...
"Before" & "After" Man
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 238 238 recommendations | email to a friend
Hurricane Sandy has nothing on people! Here's a before and after video of the tree, bush and flower slaughter in one Queens yard. Do you realize that one tree has the cooling power of 10 air condit...

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Brighton man shot over squad car scuffle
Destroying a police cruiser never ends well. Anthony Pearson, 35, was shot by a police officer for attacking a cop car with a cobblestone in Brighton Beach last week. At 5 a.m., according to a poli...
Nov 09, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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From grape to glass at the Brooklyn Winery
Until Brooklyn Winery opened its doors in mid-September, a search for grapes in Williamsburg meant a trip to the corner fruit market. But these days, oenophiles are in for a real surprise: an urban...
Nov 02, 2010 | 3 3 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Junior's Restaurant turns 60!
Celebrates with 60-cent slices of cheesecake
Nov 02, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Technology and the Gods collide in BAM's Persephone
Blending modernity with the classics, the Brooklyn Academy of Art’s production of Persephone uses speech, song, and cutting-edge visual projections in order to explore the timeless concepts of life...
Nov 02, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Supporters upstage opponents at PPW bike lane rallies
If David and Goliath are bikers in heaven, they surely appreciated last week's Park Slope showdown. A few dozen opponents of the Prospect Park West bike lane held a brave protest rally near Grand A...
Oct 26, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Freddy's, same spirit
Anti-Yards bar will reopen in South Slope
Oct 26, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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First Lady honors BK after-school program
BCAP wins national award
Oct 26, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prospect Park West bike lane controversy continues
Online survey gauges opinion on red-hot issue
Oct 19, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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LICH, SUNY Downstate merger planned
$40M grant would help pay for takeover
Oct 19, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Audit: FDNY failed to monitor hazardous materials
A recent audit by the Comptroller’s Office found that the Fire Department (FDNY) unit charged with inspecting hazardous materials may have left the public at risk. The audit uncovered problems in t...
Oct 19, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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In Brighton Beach, mixed feelings over reality show
If you thought Jersey Shore was good, fuhgeddaboudit! Try Brighton Beach, a new reality show set in Brooklyn's Little Russia sure to feature night clubs, vodka, and plenty of fur. The show was pick...
Oct 12, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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A taste of Nigeria in Clinton Hill
For authentic Nigerian cuisine and a ready glimpse into African culture, there is no better place to go than Clinton Hill's Buka restaurant. Walking into the restaurant the first thing one notices ...
Oct 12, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spiegel: Tough times ahead for Parks
Former BK Commish details retirement decision
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A Review Of The Top High Schools in Queens, Brooklyn and Manhattan
It’s An Investment – Not A Cost
Oct 06, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
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Barclays Center plaza plan revealed
Behold Brooklyn's finest temporary plaza. Representatives of Forest City Ratner, the developer of Atlantic Yards in Prospect Heights, and SHoP Architects, the project’s designer, unveiled rendering...
Oct 05, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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U.S. Secretary of State Kerry, EU Foreign Policy Chief Ashton, and Iran's Foreign Minister Zarif participate in a trilateral meeting in ViennaBy Parisa Hafezi and Louis Charbonneau ANKARA/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Iran is pushing what it portrays as a new compromise proposal in nuclear talks, but Western negotiators say it offers no viable concessions, underscoring how far apart the two sides are as they enter crunch time before a Nov. 24 deadline. In the negotiations with six major powers, the Iranians say they are no longer demanding a total end to economic sanctions in return for curbing their nuclear program and would accept initially lifting just the latest, most damaging, sanctions. ...


2014-10-21 01:15:36 -0400

A group of Chinese women drink coffee outside a shopping mall in Beijing on October 18, 2014. China's GDP growth slumped to a five-year low in July-SeptemberChina's gross domestic product (GDP) expanded in the third quarter at its slowest pace since the depths of the global financial crisis, official data showed Tuesday, but analysts said the world's second-largest economy may have bottomed out.


2014-10-21 01:12:48 -0400

FILE - In this Sept. 14, 2014 file photo, protesters participate in a rally outside a McDonald’s on Chicago's south side as labor organizers escalate their campaign raise the minimum wage for employees to $15 an hour. As Democrats across the country make an election-year push to raise the minimum wage, they are also looking to motivate younger people, minorities and others in their base to go to the polls on Nov. 4th. The party has put questions on the ballot in five states asking voters whether the minimum wage should be increased. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)CHICAGO (AP) — As Democrats across the country make an election-year push to raise the minimum wage, they often point to fast food workers, baristas and others who are struggling to raise families, pay rent or get through school — some on as little as $7.25 per hour.


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