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A 50th Anniversary Celebration of The Beatles Arrival to America
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 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 | 17 17 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 | 39 39 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 | 49 49 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 | 130 130 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 | 133 133 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 | 176 176 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 | 185 185 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 | 46 46 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 | 240 240 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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Connected! Transfer opens between Jay Street, R train
Straphangers transferring trains won't have to brave the weather this winter in Downtown Brooklyn. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority opened a long-awaited passageway between the A/C/F train...
Dec 14, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Skyscraper Historic District' draws mixed feelings
Preservation plan for tallest buildings stirs debate
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Brooklyn Municipal Building will add retail space
City seeking proposals for stores
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In pursuit of Brooklyn’s first Haitian cultural center
Non-profit raising hope, funds for arts dream
Dec 07, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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AIDS Day rally ends in arrest for protesters
Dressed as bagels, hold protest outside mayor's annual breakfast
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At Brooklyn food pantry, demand keeps growing
Huge increase in 2010 at St. John’s Bread & Life
Nov 30, 2010 | 2 2 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Ann's will take over Tobacco Warehouse
St. Ann’s Warehouse has found a new home, and it won’t even have to leave the neighborhood. The theater company will take over the Tobacco Warehouse inside DUMBO's Brooklyn Bridge Park, turning the...
Nov 30, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Whole Foods will build Brooklyn store after all
Supermarket moving forward with plans for Gowanus site
Nov 29, 2010 | 2 2 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Escalator fix from on ‘High’
MTA finishes High St. station repair after protest rally
Nov 22, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mechatronics technology center coming to City Tech
The city's young adults is about to get even more tech-savvy. The New York City College of Technology (City Tech) announced last week it has received a National Science Foundation (NSF) Advanced Te...
Nov 22, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Critics attack mayor over Black appointment
Since appointing Cathie Black as Schools Chancellor last week, Mayor Michael Bloomberg has come under increased criticism for selecting a corporate executive with no education experience to run the...
Nov 17, 2010 | 2 2 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Is your baby Growin' in Style?
Should green be your baby’s new color? Lena Gorelik certainly thinks so. While pregnant with her second baby, Gorelik started to compile a list of natural, organic, and safe products to use in rais...
Nov 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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“Shake” up in store for the Fulton Street Mall
Shake Shack to open first Brooklyn location
Nov 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Schools Chancellor Klein resigns
Replaced by business executive Cathie Black
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Expansion of Clinton Hill school likely to pass
DOE says overcrowding concerns unwarranted
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Oscar Pistorius arrives at the High Court in PretoriaPretoria (AFP) - 10:13 GMT - Rio hopes dashed - The next Paralympics are in Rio de Janeiro in 2016 but organisers say Pistorius could only consider competing if his sentence is reduced on appeal.


2014-10-21 06:13:44 -0400

Britain's Defence Secretary Michael Fallon arrives for a Cobra meeting at the Cabinet Office in LondonLONDON (Reuters) - Britain said on Tuesday it was authorising armed and unarmed drones to fly surveillance missions over Syria "very shortly" in order to gather intelligence on Islamic State (IS) militants. Britain announced the deployment after Turkey said on Monday it would allow Iraqi Kurdish fighters to reinforce fellow Kurds in the Syrian town of Kobani on Turkey's border. Michael Fallon, Britain's defence minister, said both Reaper and Rivet Joint drones would fly over Syria as part of "efforts to protect our national security from the terrorist threat emanating from there. ...


2014-10-21 06:12:33 -0400

An umbrella, which has become an icon of the protest, reads pro-democracy messages above the student-led protest site in the Mong Kok district of Hong Kong, Monday, Oct. 20, 2014. Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying has claimed that "external forces" are participating in student-led pro-democracy protests that have occupied parts of this financial capital for more than three weeks, but provided no evidence to back his accusation. (AP Photo/Wally Santana)HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's Beijing-backed leader says his government won't let the public nominate candidates to succeed him, as thousands of protesters demand, but there's room to discuss how to form a key committee that would pick candidates.


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