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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?
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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
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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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Pols host arts meet-and-greet in Fort Greene
Discuss how to increase visibility for small organizations
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Borough president hosts annual Interfaith Breakfast
Introduces new campaign to get Metrocards in hands of needy
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Activists support hunger strike by ICE detainees
Rally outside Clinton's Brooklyn campaign HQ
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Yungman Lee to challenge Velazquez for Congress
Fellow Democrat hopes to unseat 12-term Congresswoman
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Brooklyn tree lighting starts holiday season
Residents gather at MetroTech for 26th annual celebration
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Coalition releases annual report on hunger in the city
Calls for min wage increase, funding for SNAP
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Shoppers flock to Atlantic Avenue on Small Biz Saturday
Local businesses see benefit of promotion
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Borough presidents releases Brooklyn debt report
Introduces strategies to reduce debt by educating students
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Borough president addresses safety at Brooklyn venues
Says no venue is too small to be prepared
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BP honors exemplary Brooklyn detectives, praises work
Borough President Eric Adams honored 40 of Brooklyn’s top police detectives for exemplary service in a special ceremony last week. “Detective work is more than ‘Law and Order’-like glamour, it is a...
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First-ever holiday market held in Kew Gardens
The residents of Kew Gardens were treated to the area’s first-ever holiday market last Sunday. For one day only, local artists sold unique jewelry, pottery, artwork and accessories on the patio of ...
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Work moving quickly in Bushwick playground renovation
Both phases at Hecksher Playground ahead of schedule
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Brooklyn & Chicago locked in a coding competition
Challenge to sign up schools for an 'Hour of Code'
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City convenes summit on synthetic marijuana
Educates city employees, social workers on dangers of K2
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Crown Heights officials express concerns over concert
Electronic music event planned for old armory
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U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump signs autographs in South BendRepublican front-runner Donald Trump all but sealed the party's presidential nomination on Tuesday with a commanding victory in Indiana that forced rival Ted Cruz to finally end his campaign. The New York billionaire, who has never held public office and who repeatedly defied pundits' predictions that his campaign would implode, now can prepare for a matchup in the Nov. 8 election with Hillary Clinton expected to be his Democratic opponent. Clinton's march to the Democratic nomination, however, was slowed by rival Bernie Sanders' victory over her in Indiana.


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Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks during a campaign rally Tuesday, May 3, 2016, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on campaign 2016 as voters in Indiana head to the polls for the state primary (all times Eastern):


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Richard Worn looks out from his deck at a 100-foot-tall Norfolk pine hybrid tree that he and his neighbors are trying to save Tuesday, May 3, 2016, in San Francisco. The fate of the tall and slender pine tree in the backyard of a San Francisco house that's at the center of a dispute among neighbors is now in the hands of San Francisco city leaders. The Board of Supervisors will decide Tuesday whether to grant landmark status to the tree, estimated to be a century old, even though it's on private property and the owner wants to cut it down. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A spindly pine tree standing all alone in a tiny backyard became an official landmark Tuesday in San Francisco, a city that boasts such picturesque sights as the Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman's Wharf.


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