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Minor Repairs and Improvements that Make all the Difference in Queens
Feb 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty .   Whenever we meet with Homeowners who are thinking of selling, we usually give them some homework befo...
Biz Partners Cut Teeth Together in Restoration Industry Before Finding Success of their Own, Building Legacy
Feb 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
   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?
Jan 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 110 110 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 | 170 170 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
Jan 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 222 222 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 237 237 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 241 241 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 354 354 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...

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Flatbush students beautify Umma Park
Latest mural project from non-profit CITYarts
Sep 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn van company calls for crackdown on unlicensed vans
Say they are using pick-up spots for licensed commuter vans
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Extravagantly facial-haired descend on Coney Island for 8th annual competition
Men of varying whisker length and shape descended on Coney Island on Saturday for the 8th Annual Coney Island Beard and Moustache Competition. With styles varying from the traditional horseshoe mus...
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Bensonhurst locals say waste transfer construction not up to code
Say pictures show multiple infractions on site of controversial project
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West Indian Day Parade draws hundreds of thousands
Violence mars festivities once again
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Battle of Brooklyn commemorates largest battle of Revolutionary War
Nearly 2,000 revelers gathered at Green-Wood Cemetery on Sunday to experience a pivotal moment in the country’s past, as costumed re-enactors took to the rolling hills to commemorate the 239th anni...
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Advocates launch Tenant Rights Campaign
Initiative brings first lawsuit against East New York landlord
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BP invests $8.7 million in capital funds to cultural institutions, libraries
Allocation in fiscal budget up nearly $2M from last year
Aug 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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BP hears public testimony concerning BK Heights lib sale
2nd phase in divisive project’s ULURP process
Aug 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Inaugural class of Veteran’s Entrepreneurship Program graduates
Soon after Derek Blumke began working for a New York City start-up, the retired Air Force staff sergeant encountered a conundrum with which many a traveling businessmen will undoubtedly be faced: t...
Aug 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Joseph’s opens online campus
St. Joseph’s College has undergone its fair share transformations since first opening in Brooklyn in 1916. Initially established as a small women’s day school in Fort Greene, the liberal arts colle...
Aug 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cobble Hill begins dialogue with LICH site developers
Developers, community take part in initial planning session
Aug 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Comptroller’s immigrant rights manual now in Hatian Creole
The city comptroller’s 70-page guide to city, state and federal services is now available in Haitian Creole, the fifth language the guide has been translat搀攀 into thus far. The “Immigrant Rights an...
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Public advocate visits local senior center
Says it's important to keep city’s seniors active
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More to love at Brooklyn Bridge Park
Brooklynites were able to explore new areas of Brooklyn Bridge Park over the weekend, as portions of John Street and Main Street were made public for the first time as part of the DUMBO Family Fest...
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Russian activities in Syria are making it difficult to hold peace talks on ending the Syrian conflict, Secretary of State John Kerry said on Tuesday, calling on Moscow to join efforts to bring about an immediate ceasefire. "Russia's activities from Aleppo and in the region are making it much more difficult to be able to come to the table and be able to have a serious conversation," Kerry told reporters. (Reporting By Arshad Mohammed and Lesley Wroughton; Editing by Mohammad Zargham)
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The Internal Revenue Service has granted tax-exempt status to one of the best-known and best-funded politically active nonprofit organizations, Crossroads Grassroots Policy Strategies.
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A man looks at screens displaying financial information at the Stock Exchange in Madrid, Spain, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016. Renewed jitters about the global economy set off a wave of selling in banking stocks after Asian markets tumbled Tuesday, led by a 5.4 percent slide in Tokyo. The stock index in Spain was off roughly 4 percent, while Italy's lost about 5 percent and Greece's index sank about 8 percent. Stock markets have been slump so far this year after a lackluster 2015. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)LONDON (AP) — The latest on the turmoil afflicting global financial markets (all times local):


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