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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
Mar 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 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
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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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New map shows progress of resiliency projects in Brooklyn
Project part of new joint project between BP, city
Nov 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Code Brooklyn aims to bring computer science to public schools
Technology and computer science jobs have continued to rise over the past decade in New York City, and with the launch of Code Brooklyn, Borough President Eric Adams is hoping Brooklyn children wil...
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DOE launches program to encourage kids to read everyday
Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña announced a new program, NYC Reads 365, aimed at getting the city's school children to read every day. The program was unveiled alongside children’s author Jon Scie...
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Turkish Muslim community, BP condemn article
Say picture of mosque in ISIS piece mischaracterizes organization
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New section of Brooklyn Bridge Park opens during Harvest Festival
New meadowland marks completion of Pier 6
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District 15 parents, teachers discuss class sizes
Parents and teachers in District 15, which runs from Carroll Gardens to Sunset Park, discussed concerns over current class sizes and fears that schools could soon become extremely overcrowded durin...
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BPL officially ushers in universal six-day service
19 branches now open an additional day
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Elected officials call for reinstating B71 bus line
Elected officials and community leaders called last week on the MTA to reinstate the B71 bus route, which connected Crown Heights and the Columbia Street Waterfront District before budget woes and ...
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Adams honors heroes of the month
Firefighter, volunteer organization recognized
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Hundreds take part in 23rd annual St. Stan's run
Hundreds of runners from across the state came out to Greenpoint on Sunday to take part in the 23rd annual St. Stan’s Athletic League ‘Get to the Point!’ 5K run. Newark resident Melquiadas Luizaga ...
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Brooklyn celebrates Italian-American Heritage Month
Italian-Americans from across the Brooklyn came out to Borough Hall on Thursday to celebrate their heritage as part of the third annual Italian-American Heritage Festival, part of Italian-American ...
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Borough Hall marks National Fire Prevention Week
Comes days after Borough Park explosion, less than year after Midwood tragedy
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Officials vow action in wake of deadly explosion
Second body pulled from rubble on Monday
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Feds invest $2 million in Navy Yard
Will add to site's emergence as a manufacturing hub
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Supportive housing development opens in Flatbush
Units available to mentally-ill who recently became homeless
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Two lawsuits filed in California claim that Muslim women were discriminated against in separate incidents because of their religion and for wearing the hijabTwo lawsuits filed in California claim that Muslim women were discriminated against in separate incidents because of their religion and for wearing the hijab. One of the suits claims that police in Long Beach forcibly removed a suspect's headscarf while another suit alleges that a group of women were kicked out of a Laguna Beach coffee house for being Muslim. According to the complaint against the city of Long Beach and its police department, Kirsty Powell and her husband were pulled over by two officers while driving home in May of last year.


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A ball hit by Chicago White Sox' Todd Frazier gets by Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Sunday, May 1, 2016, in Baltimore. Baltimore Orioles shortstop J.J. Hardy, not seen, was able to get the ball and throw it to first to get out Frazier on the play. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)A look at what's happening all around the majors Tuesday:


2016-05-02 22:41:48 -0400

Chef and television personality Ming Tsai appears on the red carpet at the James Beard Foundation Awards held at the Lyric Opera of Chicago on Monday, May 2, 2016. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT CHICAGO TRIBUNE; CHICAGO SUN-TIMES OUT; DAILY HERALD OUT; NORTHWEST HERALD OUT; THE HERALD-NEWS OUT; DAILY CHRONICLE OUT; THE TIMES OF NORTHWEST INDIANA OUT; TV OUT; MAGS OUT; NO SALESCHICAGO (AP) — Chef Suzanne Goin took home the outstanding chef award Monday night at the James Beard Awards, and Chicago mainstay Alinea won the outstanding restaurant honor at a ceremony many consider the Academy Awards of the culinary world.


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