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Restaurants Weigh in on Replacing Tipping with Service Charges
Apr 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Mar 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 189 189 recommendations | email to a friend
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?
Mar 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 230 230 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 22 22 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
Mar 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 233 233 recommendations | email to a friend
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?
Mar 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 229 229 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Mar 08, 2016 | 3 3 comments | 282 282 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Mar 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 305 305 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Mar 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 326 326 recommendations | email to a friend
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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Coney Island amusements open for the summer
Hordes of Brooklyn residents ready for the sunshine and warmer weather flocked to the beach this weekend to help officially open Coney Island's amusement and attractions for the summer season. Star...
Mar 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn's Pakistani community holds vigil after attack
Calls for unity after suicide explosion kills over 70
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City leaders discuss plans for a safer J'Ouvert festival
Police looking for four in last year's murder of Cuomo aide
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Pols want eviction program to include domestic violence victims
Elected officials called on Governor Andrew Cuomo and State Senate Republicans to pass a law that would expand the Family Eviction Prevention Supplement (FEPS) program to include New Yorkers who we...
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Crown Heights comes together to celebrate shared history
Mural depicts both the good and bad of the past
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Brownsville to get community tech and wellness center
Part of pol's commitment to computer literacy in Brooklyn
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City announces $2 million for mental health organizations
Community-based mental health organizations are receiving a boon in funding thanks to a partnership between the mayor's office and the Ford Foundation. The Red Hook Initiative is one of the 14 grou...
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Schumer seeks justice for Brooklyn shopkeeper
Wants Australia to extradite 2009 murder suspect
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Bushwick residents charge landlord with tenant harassment
Pleaded guilty to bribing city inspector last year
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Brooklyn, Queens students get civically engaged
Create proposals to address issues in their community
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Authorities looking for suspected Park Slope home invader
BP pledges $1,000 for info leading to arrest
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Borough board approves sale of BK Heights Library
Advocacy group voices strong opposition prior to vote
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Adams honors newest 'Heroes of the Month'
Dog rescuers, anti-violence doctor recognized
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City begins storm sewer project in Gowanus
The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and the Department of Design and Construction (DDC) announced Monday that the city will begin the construction of “high-level storm sewers” in Gowan...
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Brooklyn residents wait decade to purchase their homes
HPD program was supposed to provide affordable housing
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BERLIN (AP) — Several people were treated for shock after a helium passenger balloon in Berlin was shaken around wildly by gusty winds for several minutes on Tuesday afternoon, but nobody was injured, the city's fire department said.
2016-05-03 13:54:09 -0400
By Michelle Nichols and Louis Charbonneau UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Medical aid charity Medecins Sans Frontieres on Tuesday slammed four of five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council for ties to attacks on hospitals in Syria, Yemen and Afghanistan as the council demanded an end to such strikes. Joanne Liu, president of Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), appealed to the council to lead by example, particularly the permanent veto-wielding powers - the United States, France, Britain, Russia and China.
2016-05-03 13:51:21 -0400
The United States is concerned about the continuing escalation of violence in and around Aleppo, Syria, and is working "tenaciously" through diplomatic channels to get both sides to recommit to a cessation of hostilities in Syria, the White House said on Tuesday. White House spokesman Josh Earnest said both the government and the rebels had contributed to the deteriorating security situation around Aleppo and that Washington would go back to them and "urge them to live up to the commitments they have previously made" to cease hostilities.
2016-05-03 13:50:10 -0400