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What Employers Should Know About Retaliation
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Based on Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)   explains that it is illegal for employers to fire, demote, or otherwise “retali...
JUST LISTED: 1 Family Brick Home in Rego Park (89-18 63rd Ave) NY 11374
Jun 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1 Family Brick Home for Sale in Rego Park NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Rego Park 1 Family Brick Home for Sale. ...
More Trees, Please! Wealthy neighborhoods have the most trees!
Jun 18, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 693 693 recommendations | email to a friend
  "God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools." ~John Muir If you'd like to request a tree p...
Dirty Little Secrets Your Landscaper Won't Tell You
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
If you hire a landscaping company to maintain your lawn, there are a few things you REALLY ought to know.  1) Less mowing is BETTER for your lawn and saves you $$$. Multiple academic studies have p...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JUNE 2015
Jun 18, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
JUNE 2015 QUEENS REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE The pace of existing home sales increased slightly from April to May according to the latest report released by the Long island Board of Realtors. This is...
Long Island Roads See Two Police Officers Die in Separate Vehicle Crashes
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
Sometimes fate takes unexpected turns that we find unexplainable. The odds are slim to none that two former police officers about the same age would die in single vehicle crashes over the same week...
Take Quick Actions When Signs of Discrimination Emerge in Your Business
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
All too often, business owners are not aware of their managers or supervisors engaging in discriminatory practices toward workers. When workers complain about racial or nationality slurs being made...
Immigrants In Limbo As Obama Implements New Programs: By A Lawyer
Jun 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 189 189 recommendations | email to a friend
In December 2014 a lawsuit was filed against President Obama’s administration’s proposed immigration plans. The lawsuit alleged constitutional issues that involved the President disregarding Congre...
How To File For Ch. 7 Bankruptcy & Eliminate Debt: By A NYC Lawyer
Jun 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 227 227 recommendations | email to a friend
A Chapter 7 Bankruptcy is a relatively simple process. There are only a few procedures that must take place before a debtor receives a discharge of all or most of his debt: 1. Pre-Bankruptcy Credit...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: MAY 2015
May 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 248 248 recommendations | email to a friend
May 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update   Right now the Queens’ real estate market is feeling pretty tight to say the least. If you or someone you know has been searching for a home, they can tel...

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Meet the Grand Marshals
For George Constantinou and Farid Ali Lancheros, the Park Slope restaurateurs who have been a couple for fourteen years, married for three, and together co-own Park Slope’s Bogota Latin Bistro (“Da...
Jun 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn celebrates LGBTQ community at 19th annual pride parade
Decked out in rainbow flags and the occasional rhinestone-encrusted ball gown, thousands of revelers took to the streets of Park Slope on Saturday for the 19th Annual Brooklyn Pride Parade. A slew ...
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Developer lends helping hand in Red Hook
Employees of Forest City Ratner Companies took to the streets of Red Hook last week, partnering with neighborhood organizations Rebuilding Together New York City (RT NYC), Red Hook Initiative (RHI)...
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District 13 parents call for middle school at Pacific Park
Community District 13 parents called for a new school slated as part of the behemoth Pacific Park development in Prospect Heights to be a dedicated middle school during an initial public hearing on...
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Bushwick students unveil lunch bench artwork
PS 53 one of 10 schools taking part in public art program
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Advocates call for State Senate vote on farmworkers bill
Says farm laborers experience daily abuses
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Scotland gets firsthand look at a Brooklyn education
First Minister visits Vinegar Hill classrooms
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BP calls on Cuomo to restore $100 million to NYCHA
Says roof repairs are critical in public housing
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Adams inducts new community board members
Teenagers to serve for first time
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Brooklyn businesses launch nightlife coalition
Group will help foster dialogue between businesses, community
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Beaches across city officially opened for holiday weekend
Parks Commissioner Mitchell Silver signaled the end of this year’s perilous winter on Thursday, announcing that beaches around the city are now officially open. Braving blustery conditions and the ...
May 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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King's County Memorial Day Parade pictures
As they have since 1867, Brooklynites turned out in full force on Monday for the King’s County Parade, one of the oldest Memorial Day parades in the country. Vintage cars, veterans from every branc...
May 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Hilton becomes 25th hotel in LIC
Community members gathered in Long Island City on Wednesday to celebrate the opening of the neighborhood’s first full-service hotel: the Hilton Garden Inn. Over champagne and canapés, speakers at t...
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Students unveil Marco Polo painting at local restaurant
Take their own journey of discovery through work
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Beaches across city officially opened for holiday weekend
Parks Commissioner Mitchell Silver signaled the end of this year’s perilous winter on Thursday, announcing that beaches around the city are now officially open. Braving blustery conditions and the ...
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Francisco Sanchez, center, is lead out of the courtroom by San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi, right, and Assistant District Attorney Diana Garciaor, left, after his arraignment at the Hall of Justice on Tuesday, July 7, 2015, in San Francisco. Prosecutors have charged the Mexican immigrant with murder in the waterfront shooting death of 32-year-old Kathryn Steinle. (Michael Macor/San Francisco Chronicle via AP, Pool)SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The gun used in the seemingly random slaying of a woman on a San Francisco pier belonged to a federal agent, a law enforcement official briefed on the matter said Tuesday.


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ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's foreign ministry says one-day peace talks between Afghan officials and Taliban representatives ended with both sides agreeing to meet again after the Islamic fasting month of Ramadan.
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Pittsburgh Pirates starter Francisco Liriano pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Pittsburgh, Tuesday, July 7, 2015. (AP Photo/Vincent Pugliese)PITTSBURGH (AP) — Gregory Polanco helped free a grounds crew member trapped underneath a billowing tarp, then hit a go-ahead triple in the eighth inning that sent the Pittsburgh Pirates past the San Diego Padres 3-2 Tuesday night.


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