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"Before" & "After" Man
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 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 | 1 1 comments | 141 141 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...
How Can Employers Avoid Litigation with the EEOC?
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) can bring litigation against employers on behalf of workers who file discrimination or harassment claims with the EEOC. Because the EEOC is select...
Timing Is Everything
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 704 704 recommendations | email to a friend
     While I was living in Nashville, I was continually learning about different plants and flowers that were native to the region. As I walked through a field one day, I spotted a cluster of daint...
7 Common Real Estate Law Issues In NY
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 195 195 recommendations | email to a friend
Real estate is plagued with all sorts of issues. This is a short list of 7 the most common problems plaguing real estate. In almost all instances, a lawyer will be necessary to find a solution for ...
Where You Can Watch The World's Biggest Clock
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 187 187 recommendations | email to a friend
Did you know that the world’s largest clock is located in Saudi Arabia? More specifically, in Mecca? The Abraj Al-Bait Towers, also known as the Mecca Royal Hotel Clock Tower, are a building of sup...
This article is intended to provide a brief overview and summary on the issue of custody of a child or children.
Sep 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 222 222 recommendations | email to a friend
New York State recognizes two forms of custody.  The first is Joint Custody where the child resides physically with one of the parents; the second being sole and legal custody of the child to one o...
An Intern's Right to Sue for Discrimination in New York
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 215 215 recommendations | email to a friend
Legal loopholes sometimes exist that preclude bringing a lawsuit because the letter of the law does not protect an individual's rights. In the past, this may have been the case with interns, who be...
What Employers Should Know about Paternity Leaves
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 279 279 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Employment Defense Attorney The Family Medical Leaves Act (FMLA) grants the right to mothers and fathers to take up to 12 weeks off for maternity or paternity leaves so they can spend tim...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: AUG 2014
Aug 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 263 263 recommendations | email to a friend
  August 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In July, home sales dropped slightly from June when we saw a slight jump in sales. The increase in sales pace in June & July led to another substantial increa...

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New York Looking Super In Both NFL Conferences
It seems that immediately after Super Bowl XLII, a general consensus was formed that the road to Super Bowl XLIII would go through anywhere but the place where either of the two New York NFL franch...
Nov 26, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Knicks Sacrifice The Present For Shot At A Real Future
Though Knicks Head Coach Mike D’Antoni insists that the suddenly new-look Knicks will make the playoffs this season, the Knicks’ made a serious roster overhaul on Friday with an eye on winning in t...
Nov 26, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Everyone’s Up For Media Day
On November 17, players and coaches from around the catholic league gathered in the Christ the King gymnasium for the girl’s basketball media day.
Nov 19, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hope Hornets Flying High
On 11/8, the Hope Hornets beat St. Andrews at Juniper Park by the score of 4-0.
Nov 19, 2008 | 2 2 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Athlete of the Week
Michael Selearis- Arm Wrestler, Elmhurst
Nov 19, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Games of the Week
The NFL schedule lists Sunday’s kickoff time at LP Field in Tennessee as 1:00pm EST. Though for the Jets, that might as well be MST -- as in Measuring Stick Time
Nov 19, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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York Men’s Basketball Picked to Finish First; Women Third in CUNYAC Pre-Season Coaches Poll
The CUNY Athletic Conference released its 2008-09 Pre-Season Coaches Poll Monday and the York College men’s basketball team was picked to finish first in the CUNYAC South Division. The Lady Cardina...
Nov 19, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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One To Watch
Chaz Williams Guard, Bishop Ford
Nov 19, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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New York Junior Tennis League Offers Free Early Morning Winter Tennis Program For Nyc Youngsters
The New York Junior Tennis League will begin its early morning winter program offering free tennis to youngsters ages 6-18 at various locations throughout the New York City starting on Saturday, No...
Nov 19, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Giants Relish The Role Of The Disrespected
Ever since the New York Giants clinched a playoff berth last season, they’ve seemed to thrive on being overlooked.
Nov 13, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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City Starving for Hoops Revival
While the struggles of New York’s professional basketball team have been well documented, the city’s Division I college teams have been stuck in the mud as well.
Nov 13, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Athletes of the Week
Queens College Soccer Makes Its Mark On ECC All-Star Teams
Nov 12, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Francis Water Polo Captures 5th Northern Title
The Terriers are three wins away from the NCAA Final Four in Stanford as they prepare for the Eastern Championships at Navy beginning November 21.
Nov 12, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Back to the Championship!
Cards Defeat Medgar Evers, Return To CUNYAC Title Game
Nov 06, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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Midgets Defeating Giants? You Betcha! 24-8!
In even more impressive fashion than last season, the QUEENS FALCONS Midgets squad have once again begun to turn it on just in time for a much-needed playoff run, their sights set squarely upon a r...
Nov 06, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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By J.R. Wu and Michael Gold TAIPEI (Reuters) - With the launch of Apple's eagerly anticipated iPhone 6 finally on the horizon for Chinese fans, the U.S. company's supply chain is geared up and ready to deal with any surge in demand from the world's largest smartphone market. The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus are slated for an Oct. 17 release on all three of China's wireless carriers, Apple said on Tuesday. The company fixed the date after addressing software security concerns raised by regulators, which delayed the launch in China beyond the Sept 19 of several other countries. ...
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A woman stops to look in the window of a shop in LondonBy Jan Strupczewski BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Euro zone inflation slowed further in September on falling prices of unprocessed food and energy, a first estimate showed on Tuesday, sending the euro lower against the dollar on expectations of further European Central Bank policy easing. Eurostat said consumer prices in the 18 countries sharing the euro rose 0.3 percent year-on-year, slowing from 0.4 percent year-on-year increases in August and July. The September was in line with market expectations, according to polling data. ...


2014-09-30 06:30:31 -0400

A protester sits next to cut-out of Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying while blocking a street outside the government headquarters in Hong KongBy Donny Kwok and Yimou Lee HONG KONG (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of pro-democracy protesters extended a blockade of Hong Kong streets on Tuesday, stockpiling supplies and erecting makeshift barricades ahead of what some fear may be a push by police to clear the roads before Chinese National Day. Riot police shot pepper spray and tear gas at protesters at the weekend, but by Tuesday evening they had almost completely withdrawn from the downtown Admiralty district except for an area around the government headquarters. ...


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