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Is the Job Applicant’s Age a Factor You Consider When Hiring?
Jul 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Posted on July 29, 2015 As a business owner, have you heard your manager claim that someone is too old to hire for a particular job? Or, have there been discussions that a youn...
Free One Hour Reserved Queens Parking
Jul 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
If you need a private parking space...come to 262nd Street and 79th Avenue in Floral Park. We have one reserved just for you.....directly in front of a fire hydrant. Not many people park there beca...
Just Listed for Sale: 255-21 75 Ave #Upper, Glen Oaks, NY 11104 3 Bedrooms, 1 Full Bath
Jul 24, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Shameer Fazal Real Estate Team proudly presents this lovely Co-op apartment located in Glen Oaks, NY. This property is conveniently located and has great amenities just waiting for the right buyer....
NYC Employment Defense Discrimination Attorney
Jul 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans What If an Employee Can’t Work the Schedule the Employer Wants? In many situations, a schedule conflict is a reason not to hire a prospective employee. However, when the emp...
Cutchogue Long Island Limo Crash- Southold Businessman charged with DWI
Jul 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
A Fatal Car Accident Tragically Ends the Lives of Four Young Women in Suffolk County Cutchogue Long Island Limo Crash- Southold Businessman charged with DWI by Steven Palermo When returning from lo...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JULY 2015
Jul 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
June 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update The pace of home sales rose in June, but were still below the pace of sales last June. The combination of buyers looking to take advantage of low interest...
What Employers Should Know About Retaliation
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 192 192 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Based on Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)   explains that it is illegal for employers to fire, demote, or otherwise “retali...
JUST LISTED: 1 Family Brick Home in Rego Park (89-18 63rd Ave) NY 11374
Jun 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 198 198 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1 Family Brick Home for Sale in Rego Park NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Rego Park 1 Family Brick Home for Sale. ...
More Trees, Please! Wealthy neighborhoods have the most trees!
Jun 18, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 812 812 recommendations | email to a friend
  "God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools." ~John Muir If you'd like to request a tree p...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JUNE 2015
Jun 18, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 220 220 recommendations | email to a friend
JUNE 2015 QUEENS REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE The pace of existing home sales increased slightly from April to May according to the latest report released by the Long island Board of Realtors. This is...

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BPL unveils redesigned bookmobile
Plain white vans replaced by Bushwick artists’ illustrations
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BP honors Good Samaritan, NYPD detective
Part of monthly series honoring borough’s best
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Tenants sue city to keep housing affordable, as promised
Advocates say not rare for city to ignore agreements
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Being in the moment
Often, when I'm with neighborhood friends I haven't seen for a while, conversation always turns to the same thing. "Can you believe how much the neighborhood is changing? What do you think it will ...
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Caribbean Carnival Week 2015 kicks off at Borough Hall
Festivities for Caribbean Carnival Week, the annual celebration of Caribbean culture that has drawn elaborately costumed dancers, steel-pan drummers and upwards of a million revelers to Eastern Par...
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Stop letting LLCs toy with New York City's real estate market
It was reported in The New York Times this week that the de Blasio administration has put a disclosure requirement on shell companies buying or selling property and condos in New York. This is a si...
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Farm crops up on old Domino sugar factory site
The evolution of 320 Kent Avenue, where the old Domino sugar factory once stood, pretty much sums up that of Williamsburg itself. An industrial behemoth for decades, artists’ darling for a bit (art...
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BP hosts tenant harassment town halls
Says distinct patterns emerging across the borough
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The common pitfalls of aspiring community advocates
10-year Greenpoint resident Emily Gallagher's weekly column.
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Brooklyn Chamber launches LGBT Committee
Diverse as the myriad cultures that comprise its population, Brooklyn’s small business landscape is an ever-changing combination of the old and new, the frivolous and the necessary, a fraud protect...
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Hundreds descend on Williamsburg for 130-year-old festival
As generations have before them, men hoist four-ton Giglio
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8 miles of aging scaffolding removed from NYCHA developments
'Created a sense of danger,' mayor says
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We have to work together to preserve affordable housing
During the day I work at an urban history museum, and our conversations often fall on community change. It’s impossible not to notice it or talk about it, it’s impossible not to feel something rega...
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Nation’s oldest summer jobs program looks to change with times
Commissioner discusses SYEP, helping city youth get jobs since 1962
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New bike lane opens on Greenpoint Avenue Bridge
Eases hazardous commute for 600 cyclists daily
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MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's Central Bank has cut its key interest rate by 0.5 percentage points to 11 percent, bowing to the pressure of businesses to make lending more accessible.
2015-07-31 07:09:19 -0400

French gendarmes chase migrants near a closed petrol station who gather as they attempt to access the Channel Tunnel in CalaisBy Andrew Osborn LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister David Cameron drew up plans to help France tackle a spike in attempts by migrants to enter Britain illegally via the Channel Tunnel, but warned there was no quick fix. Cameron is under pressure to deter the migrants, many of whom have travelled from Africa and the Middle East, after disruption to cross-Channel passenger and freight traffic. Starting with helping the French on their side of the border, we're going to put in more fencing, more resources, more sniffer dog teams, more assistance in any way we can," Cameron said afterwards.


2015-07-31 07:06:07 -0400

A relative holds up a photo of a one-and-a-half year old boy, Ali Dawabsheh, in a house that had been torched in a suspected attack by Jewish settlers in Duma village near the West Bank city of Nablus, Friday, July 31, 2015. The boy died in the fire, his four-year-old brother and parents were wounded, according to a Palestinian official from the Nablus area. (AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed)DUMA, West Bank (AP) — Suspected Jewish assailants attacked a Palestinian village in the West Bank early Friday and torched two homes, hurling fire bombs inside and setting off a blaze that killed a sleeping toddler and critically wounded his 4-year-old brother and parents.


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