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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...
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...
5 Ways to Sell your Home for Top Dollar in Queens NY
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by George Herrera , Realtor and Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . If you own or live in Queens, then you already know that we do things differently here. Not only are we ...

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Mary Kulis
Mary Kulis passed away February 9th 2012 at the age of 96 years. Beloved Mother of Mary Rapp, Christine Kulis and Charles Kulis, Loving Grandmother of nine and Great-Grandmother of two. Funeral Mas...
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Thomas J. Michalski
Thomas J. Michalski passed away February 7th, 2012 at the age of 67 years. Beloved Father of Caroline Duarte and John. Loving Son of Thomas J. Dear Brother of Paul, Kenneth and Raymond. Aslo surviv...
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Josefina Burgos
Josefina Burgos passed away on Thursday, February 02, 2012 at the age of 94. She was the beloved Wife of the late Heriberto. Loving Mother of Lourdes LaPolla and Mother-in-Law of John. Cherished Gr...
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John Caciola
John Caciola passed away on Friday, February 03, 2012 at the age of 83. Beloved Husband of Marie. Loving Father of Joan Turley, Mariane Todaro and Joseph and Father–in-Law of Robert and Joan. Cheri...
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Anna Sulka (nee Chehovich)
Anna Sulka (nee Chehovich) passed away January 28th, 2012 at the age of 103 years & 8 months. Beloved Wife of the late Michael. Beloved Mother of her late daughters and son-in-Laws Marie & George S...
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Edward Stoehrer
Edward Stoehrer Husband of the late Edith Vanderberg Stoehrer, devoted father of Kathleen and Richard, Father-in-Law to Diane. Devoted grandfather to Kenneth (husband to Mary) Colleen (wife to John...
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Dennis J. Kelly
Dennis J. Kelly passed away on Sunday, January 22, 2012 at the age of 63. Beloved Father of Danielle Santoro and Shane Kelly. Cherished Grandfather of Isabella and Vincent. Loving Brother of Raymon...
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Angelina Vessa
Angelina Vessa passed away on Tuesday, January 24, 2012 at the of 96. Beloved Wife of the late Benjamin. Loving Mother of Ralph Vessa and Rosemarie Bamonte and Mother-in-Law of Joanne and Carmine. ...
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Luigi Viaggio
Luigi Viaggio passed away on Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at the age of 62. He was the beloved Husband of Mattia Viaggio. Loving Father of Maria Antonella Viaggio-Giovanni, Daniela Viaggio and Nicol...
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Arthur G. Soldinger
Arthur G. Soldinger of Middle Village N.Y. passed away on January 29, 2012 at the age of 87. A proud World War II Veteran. He was the beloved husband of Elfriede. Devoted father of Wayne, Arlene Di...
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Vincent J. Kwasnicki
Vincent J. Kwasnicki passed away on January 27th, 2012 at the age of 61 years. Beloved Husband of Arleen. Devoted Father of Kristen and Vincent J. Jr. Dear Brother of William. Also survived by Ches...
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Anna Sulka (nee Chehovich)
Anna Sulka (nee Chehovich) passed away January 28th, 2012 at the age of 103 years & 8 months. Beloved Wife of the late Michael. Loving Mother of Barbara Bonomi and her husband Gary. Also survived b...
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Edward S. Dimidok
Edward S. Dimidok passed away January 3rd, 2012 at the age of 58 years. Beloved Brother of Ronald A. Dimidok and Wife Dawn. Dear Uncle of Ronald Dimidok. A Private Cremation was held on January 11t...
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Leocadia Revuelta
Leocadia Revuelta passed away on Saturday, January 21, 2012 at the age of 96. She was the beloved wife of the late Zoilo. Loving Mother of Martha Mayo, Jorge Fabre and the late Ernesto Revuelta. Ch...
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Theo Walter
Theo Walter passed away on Thursday, January 19, 2012 at the age of 72. He was the beloved Husband of Josefa. Mr. Walter was a United States Army Veteran who served during the Vietnam War. Funeral ...
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Leicester City fans react as they watch the Chelsea versus Tottenham Hotspur English Premier League soccer match at the Local Hero public house in Leicester, central England, Monday May 2, 2016. (Joe Giddens/PA via AP) UNITED KINGDOM OUTLONDON (AP) — Leicester secured an incredible first Premier League title without playing on Monday after second-place Tottenham drew 2-2 at Chelsea in one of the biggest-ever triumphs by an underdog in sports.


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In a Thursday, April 28, 2016 photo, Vanessa the duck leads her offspring through the halls of the Village Elementary school in Hartland, Mich. to the outdoors. Vanessa has returned to the Village Elementary school courtyard to lay her eggs for the past 13 years, and the school has formed a close bond with the duck. Every year this momma duck nests in the courtyard of Hartland's Village Elementary, and once her eggs hatch, the school staff creates a safe passageway. Vanessa seems to understand, and leads her offspring through an open door of the courtyard, and through the halls to an exterior door. (Gillis Benedict/Livingston County Daily Press & Argus via AP) NO SALES; MANDATORY CREDITHARTLAND, Mich. (AP) — A mother duck has grown attached to a Michigan elementary school's courtyard, returning each year to lay her eggs and then walk the hallways with her ducklings — with the help of students and staff — to safely get to a nearby pond.


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FILE - In this Wednesday, July 29, file 2015 photo, the Puerto Rican flag flies in front of Puerto Rico’s Capitol as in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Puerto Rico Gov. Alejandro Javier Garcia Padilla said on Sunday, May 1, 2016, that negotiators for the U.S. territory’s government have failed to reach a last-minute deal to avoid a third default and that he has issued an executive order to withhold payment. (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Puerto Rico's worsening debt crisis is dimming the economic outlook for the U.S. territory and putting pressure on Congress to help resolve the situation but it is having little effect on the market for municipal bonds and most investors.


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