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A 50th Anniversary Celebration of The Beatles Arrival to America
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens West Kiwanis Foundation proudly presents A 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF THE BEATLES ARRIVAL TO AMERICA with "Yesterday and Today" - A Tribute to The Music of The Beatles, on Saturday, Oct...
Filing Bankruptcy For Credit Card Debt: Your Legal Options
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Buried in Credit Card Debt? What Are Your Options? Credit card debt is one of the most common types of debt in the United States next to mortgage and student loan debts. As of September 2014, the a...
Downhome Country Breakfast
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kiwanis Club of Maspeth presents their DOWNHOME COUNTRY BREAKFAST on Sunday, November 9th, 2014 from 8AM - 12PM.  Juice, Buttermilk Pancakes, Sausage and Choice of Beverage. Children & Seniors ...
What Employers Should Understand about Disability Discrimination
Oct 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Business owners typically look from an employer’s perspective and fire employees who cannot do the job. For the most part, this line of reasoning is valid and especially if you have at-will employm...
How Are Personal Injury Cases in NYC Settled?
Oct 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
Personal injury law protects individuals against any wrongful conduct that results in physical harm or mental harm, whether intentional or accidental. These acts are referred to as tort acts or tor...
Are You In A Vicious Cycle Of Stress, Insomnia And Depression?
Oct 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
Today on Huffington Post an article came out called "The Vicious Cycle Of Stress, Insomnia And Depression" ( read here ).  Studies show that how not being able to shut down or quite the ongoing tho...
The Real Deal-Real Estate news update.....
Oct 02, 2014 | 4 4 comments | 171 171 recommendations | email to a friend
This is the last year of low mortgage rates.... With 36 years years of experience please adhere to my advice. Putting it simply like life itself, there is a beginning and there is always an end. Du...
Importance of Educating Your Managers about Religious Discrimination Laws
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 181 181 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans & Associates Restaurant owners must ensure their managers understand employment laws and put policies in place that protect their business against discrimination lawsuits. P...
"Before" & "After" Man
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 237 237 recommendations | email to a friend
Hurricane Sandy has nothing on people! Here's a before and after video of the tree, bush and flower slaughter in one Queens yard. Do you realize that one tree has the cooling power of 10 air condit...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
Sep 17, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 308 308 recommendations | email to a friend
Sept 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In August, the pace of home sales continued to improve amid decreasing inventory levels and interest rates below last year’s. This summer’s housing market has pre...

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Can It, Caroline
Why in the world does Caroline Kennedy think she's qualified to be a United States Senator? Can somebody please tell us because we have no idea - and neither, apparently, does Caroline herself. Thi...
Dec 30, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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On Politics
Drawing The (Budget) Line
Dec 30, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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Op-Ed: Taxation Without Carbonation
A recent New York Times op-ed backed a new soda tax advanced by New York Governor David Paterson as a potential cure for obesity. This proposal would tax sugary beverages to the tune of 18 percent ...
Dec 23, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Of Healthcare, David Paterson, and Soda
As Tom Daschle was named to the new president's cabinet to oversee health care, the issue that Bill Clinton once championed – and then fumbled – comes back to center stage. We currently spend about...
Dec 23, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Big Mistake By Monserrate Supporters
Corona Councilman (soon to be State Senator) Hiram Monserrate was jailed for a short time on Friday, charged with slashing his girlfriend Karla Giraldo in his Elmhurst apartment after an apparent a...
Dec 23, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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On Politics
The Heat Is On...
Dec 17, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Keeping Non-Profits Safe and Secure
As New Yorkers, we understand what the citizens of Mumbai are feeling right now. And the attacks have reunified our community in a sense of grief and commonality in the worst tragic sense. The Mumb...
Dec 17, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Creativity for The Holidays Can Save Energy, Improve Environment
Tips From Waste Management
Dec 17, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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In Our Opinion: Affordable Housing Not Affordable Enough
When the proposed City Point development on the site of the former Albee Square Mall is built it will be the tallest building in Brooklyn. The sheer size and scope of the project has drawn consider...
Dec 17, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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On Politics: Chugging Along the Shenandoah
In 1992, with a new administration coming in, the focus of the economy hovered around infrastructure. We are hearing it again, and we should. Things need to be built, and people that build for a li...
Dec 10, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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In Our Opinion: Ravitch Report Better Than Expected
The Ravitch Commission’s recently released report outlining a solution to MTA’s budget woes included a fairly responsible plan for the future expansion of New York City’s mass transit system, and -...
Dec 10, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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Making Your Holidays More Meaningful and Less Wasteful
By John J. Doherty, Sanitation Commissioner
Dec 10, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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On Politics
The Price of Guns is Shooting Up
Dec 03, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
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Broken Promises
Last week the city announced that it would be cutting over $500,000 from a fund to protect renters in Greenpoint and Williamsburg from being pushed out by escalating rents. The fund was a key part ...
Dec 03, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wal-Mart Death a Sad Comment on Society
The death of Jdimytai Damour was tragic and senseless indeed. Damour did nothing wrong on the morning of Friday, November 28, other than show up for his job at a Long Island Wal-Mart. And in a sham...
Dec 03, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
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US agency warns car owners to get air bags fixedA potential safety crisis over defective air bags widened Monday as the U.S. government issued an urgent plea to more than 4.7 million people to get their cars fixed. The inflator mechanisms in the air ...


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In this photo dated Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, China's Margaret Chan, Director General of the World Health Organization, WHO, addresses the media during a press conference held in an hotel in Gammarth, northeastern Tunisia. Chan and WHO have come under scrutiny following an internal document obtained by The Associated Press which said the U.N. health organization did not respond adequately to contain the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. (AP Photo/Adel Ben SalahGAMMARTH, Tunisia (AP) — The head of the World Health Organization says the agency will be upfront about its handling of the Ebola outbreak, following an internal report that details failures in containing the virus.


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FILE - In this June 24, 2004 file picture Swiss photographer Rene Burri poses in front of his most famous photo of Che Guevara, taken in Havana, Cuba, in 1961, pictured in the museum Elysee in Lausanne, Switzerland. Rene Burri, a Swiss photographer who captured iconic black and white images of Communist revolutionary Ernesto "Che" Guevara and painter Pablo Picasso, has died. He was 81. Magnum Photos, the agency he joined in 1955 when he was just 23, confirmed Burri died Monday Oct. 20, 2014 , but didn’t immediately provide further details. (AP Photo/Keystone,Sandro CampardoFile)GENEVA (AP) — Rene Burri, a Swiss photographer who captured iconic black and white images of Communist revolutionary Ernesto "Che" Guevara and painter Pablo Picasso, has died. He was 81.


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