blog roll
our featured bloggers
This Month in Queens Real Estate: April 2014
Apr 10, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
April 2014 Queens NY Market Update  The pace of home sales remained sluggish in March according to the most recent data released by the Long Island Board of Realtors. A combination of higher prices...
A meetup that gets results, NOT just motivates then deflates
Apr 08, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 140 140 recommendations | email to a friend
Join Networking For Prosperity & Adventure , a different kind of meetup that shows you the HOW to, not just the fluff of getting you excited in order to set you up for failure. Let's face it, in th...
The Tenor, A Novel by Peter Danish, revisits Maria Callas wartime years
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 154 154 recommendations | email to a friend
     THE TENOR A novel by Peter Danish Based partially on a true episode of Maria Callas’ life, The Tenor is the riveting story of a young Italian man with   a spectacular knack for music and a voi...
Networking for Prosperity & Adventure Meetup in NYC April 9 7PM till 10PM
Apr 02, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 202 202 recommendations | email to a friend
We offer powerful tools in the financial development of individual growth & self development growth.
Networking for Prosperity & Adventure Meetup in NYC April 9 7PM till 10PM
Apr 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 169 169 recommendations | email to a friend
Shirley who is a part time employed, motivated leader who is working on a few business ventures in order to be a full time entrepreneur. In spite of many obstacles she is currently working on many ...
What is a retaliation claim and why are they so popular?
Mar 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 218 218 recommendations | email to a friend
According to the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), in 2012, 38 percent of all EEOC claims were for retaliation. The reason retaliation claims have become so popular in recent yea...
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny!
Mar 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 238 238 recommendations | email to a friend
St. Stan's Mothers' Club is proud to announce our first BREAKFAST WITH THE EASTER BUNNY! Sunday, April 6th  9AM-12PM $10.00 Per Child 61-17 Grand Avenue, Maspeth
National Labor Relations Board finds employee’s Facebook posts not protected
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 276 276 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans In recent years, thousands of companies have felt the impact of a slumped economy, increased costs and regulations.  These conditions have forced employers to cut costs, red...
Coaches Wanted!
Mar 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 280 280 recommendations | email to a friend
Coaches Wanted for Forest & Highland Parks 2014 Sport Clinics. Must be able to work with children age 7-14 and have skills in one or more of the following sports: SKATEBOARDING, BASKETBALL AND SOCC...
Sign Up and Walk for Kids Growth!
Mar 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 288 288 recommendations | email to a friend
Join the community on April 6, 2014. Walk for Kids Growth at Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, in Queens (at Fountain of the Planets). This community event will feature a scenic 3-mile fun walk, refres...

more blogs

opinion
Why Invest in Mutual Funds?
EXPERT ADVICE
Aug 07, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Trying Teens as Adults Is Absurd
It is dismaying that, in the 21st century, New York still treats 16- and 17-year-olds as adults before the law. For certain serious crimes, our state actually prosecutes children as young as 13 as ...
Aug 07, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Stuck in the outer boroughs
IN OUR OPINION
Jul 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Sizing up the RAce between Ulrich and Lew Simon
STRICTLY STASI
Jul 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Youth Hostels Will Create Jobs in Queens
Op-Ed
Jul 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
An Estate Plan that Works
Having properly executed estate planning documents, such as a Will, Trust, Power of Attorney, Health Care Proxy or Living Will, is an essential step in the process of estate planning. Many people t...
Jul 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Small biz is why NYC is not Detroit
In Our Opinion
Jul 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Why Detroit matters to 'U.S.'
Besides the fact that Detroit has historical significance, it is important for us to see this city rebound. The answer of sustainability is going come from what this city does once it gets help. It...
Jul 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Mutual Funds 101: Part 1
EXPERT ADVICE
Jul 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Some misconceptions about the Community Safety Act
Op-Ed
Jul 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
We already knew the G train had issues...
...but how are you going to fix it?
Jul 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Spitzer makes comptroller race exciting
STRICTLY STASI
Jul 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Make Preschool Universal for Three-Year-Olds
Our kids need to start school prepared, which makes preschool and pre-kindergarten more vital than ever. Yet, a new study by our office shows that New York City faces a gaping $4 billion deficit in...
Jul 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
‘Living’ through the split
EXPERT ADVICE
Jul 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
City infrastructure in need of repair
Recent reports that the MTA has chosen a steel company for the job of replacing the second deck of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge shouldn’t come as any surprise. While just over 10 percent of the cit...
Jul 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
national news

CORRECTS TO THURSDAY NOT WEDNESDAY - Indiana Pacers forward Luis Scola, left, and Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap fight for a loose ball in the first half of Game 3 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series on Thursday, April 24, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)ATLANTA (AP) — As the final seconds ticked off the clock, the Atlanta Hawks celebrated and their fans serenaded the Indiana Pacers with chants of "Overrated!"


2014-04-24 22:58:53 -0400

In this Nov. 17, 2013, photo, Buffalo Bills cheerleaders perform during the Bills' NFL football game against the New York Jets in Orchard Park, N.Y. The Bills will be playing without the support of their official cheerleaders this year. Stephanie Mateczun, whose company manages the Buffalo Jills cheerleading squad, said Thursday, April 24, 2014, she has suspended operations through at least the end of the season. The decision was made two days after five former Jills filed a lawsuit complaining they worked hundreds of hours for free, and were subjected to groping and sexual comments. (AP Photo/Heather Ainsworth)BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Pack up the pom-poms in Buffalo, because the Bills will be playing without the support of their official cheerleaders this year.


2014-04-24 22:45:46 -0400
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he and U.S. President Barack Obama achieved a "historic" success in an agreement on security issues and made progress in bilateral trade talks. "It was a historic statement for Japan and the United States," Abe told reporters shortly after Obama finished the first state visit to Japan by a U.S. president in 18 years. The two countries issued a joint statement saying they oppose attempts to assert territorial or maritime claims by coercion, specifying that their bilateral security treaty covers Japanese islands claimed by China, and welcoming Japan's consideration of allowing its military to come to the defense of friendly countries under attack. They failed to reach a bilateral trade deal that is key to both leaders' agendas.
2014-04-24 22:45:10 -0400