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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...
Mar 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 195 195 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Mar 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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?
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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 | 287 287 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
Mar 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 330 330 recommendations | email to a friend
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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Borough board approves sale of BK Heights Library
Advocacy group voices strong opposition prior to vote
Mar 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Adams honors newest 'Heroes of the Month'
Dog rescuers, anti-violence doctor recognized
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City begins storm sewer project in Gowanus
The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and the Department of Design and Construction (DDC) announced Monday that the city will begin the construction of “high-level storm sewers” in Gowan...
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Brooklyn residents wait decade to purchase their homes
HPD program was supposed to provide affordable housing
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Group helps Coney Island residents find summer jobs
Over 500 seasonal positions available on boardwalk
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Local craft beer initiative comes to Brooklyn
Barclays Center to offer local brews as part of Taste NY
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With new facility, Nets move to Brooklyn complete
Will train, run operations from Sunset Park
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Mayor tours Brooklyn pre-K ahead of application deadline
Mayor Bill de Blasio stopped in Brooklyn on Monday to remind New York City residents that there’s one week left to sign up for next year’s universal pre-kindergarten program. “The message is simple...
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Mayor offers more details on Brooklyn-Queens Connector
Admits transfer with MTA-operated transit might not be possible
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Immigrant students get borough's first FabLab
Uses hands-on skills to teach STEM subjects
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53-unit supportive housing opens in Brooklyn
Officials opened a 53-unit supportive housing complex for low-income individuals and formerly homeless adults recovering from mental illness in Bedford Stuyvesant last week. “The Herkimer Street Re...
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Pols ask landlords to open homes to Sandy victims
Provide temporary housing while rebuilding continues
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Pols call for vigilance in wake of Crown Heights stabbing
Also draw attention to mental health awareness
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Group collecting baby carriers for Syrian refugees
Several drop-off locations throughout Brooklyn
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Brooklyn tourism center revamped
Brooklyn Borough Hall has a revamped gift shop and tourism center for visitors and Brooklyn residents alike to enjoy. The original concept of former Borough President Marty Markowitz, it is being e...
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Officers respond to reports of a deadly shooting at the Knight Transportation office in Katy, Texas, Wednesday, May 4, 2016. Authorities said a recently fired employee opened fire at the transportation company. (KPRC Houston via AP) MANDATORY CREDITKATY, Texas (AP) — Authorities say a recently fired employee opened fire at a transportation company near Houston, killing one employee and injuring another before fatally shooting himself.


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WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior U.S. military officer says the Navy SEAL killed during a firefight in Iraq Tuesday was part of a quick reaction force that moved in to help American military advisers who came under Islamic State attack.
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Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, hugs his wife, Heidi, and his father, Rafael, following a primary night campaign event, Tuesday, May 3, 2016, in Indianapolis. Cruz ended his presidential campaign, eliminating the biggest impediment to Donald Trump's march to the Republican nomination. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An emotional group hug led Sen. Ted Cruz to inadvertently elbow his wife, Heidi, in the face moments after dropping out of the Republican presidential contest Tuesday night.


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