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The Real Deal-Real Estate news update.....
Oct 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 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 | 18 18 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...
Real Estate News Update-September 24,2014
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Read all about it. This article is worth reading. Middle Village Real Estate Broker-Jim Turano Celebrating his 36 year in Business. copy & paste http://www.trulia.com/blog/jim_26/2014/09/confirmati...
"Before" & "After" Man
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 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
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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?
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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...
Famous artist Mandy Kelso sketches Jim Turano of Middle Village,NY
Sep 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
THROUGH THE EYES OF A FAMOUS ARTIST, GREENPOINT,NEW YORK. CAPTIVATING A MAN WHO HAS EARNED HIS RESPECT FOR 36 YEARS. JIM TURANO, MIDDLE VILLAGE, NEW YORK-REAL ESTATE BUSINESSMAN   DIVERSE REAL ESTA...
Real Estate Broker-Jim Turano meets Actor Vinny Vella
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Place: Little Italy feast-Mulberry street. Date: Friday, September 12th Jim Turano, a Real Estate Broker in Middle Village, has an uncanny way of meeting famous stars. Most recently at the Little I...
Timing Is Everything
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     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 | 215 215 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 ...

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TOP HIGHS SCHOOLS 2014
We give you the best schools in the city and tips on getting in.
Oct 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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DOT installs two traffic lights on Kent Avenue
The Department of Transportation (DOT) began the installation of traffic lights at the intersections of North 8th and 9th streets crossing Kent Avenue early last week. The move follows a traffic sa...
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Brooklyn Bridge Park turns construction equipment into art
Photoville features over 60 photo exhibits in shipping containers
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Group puts finishing touches on urban renewal project
La Casita Verde garden gets help from Jason Mraz
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District 33 will see cleaner streets through Cleanup NYC Initiative
Councilman Levin allocates beautification funding to non-profit
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Greenpoint Film Festival attracts film lovers to North Brooklyn
Filmmakers from all over the world made a trip to North Brooklyn last week to show their shorts, documentaries and features at the fourth annual, three-day Greenpoint Film Festival. Emma Penaz Eisn...
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Non-profits battle low turnout of local volunteers
Through combined efforts of several organizations, work continues
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Greenpoint Y and Broadway Stages host block party
Last Saturday, over 200 families in the Greenpoint community gathered for a daylong block party at the Greenpoint Y sponsored by Broadway Stages. The day was full of arts and crafts, outdoor inflat...
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Williamsburg’s Taste Talks showcases the future of food
Last weekend, Williamsburg hosted its second annual Taste Talks, with days of food panels, symposiums, dinner parties, chicken-and-waffle brunches and the first-ever Future Food Expo. The Future Fo...
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Greenpoint Film Festival returns this weekend
The Greenpoint Film Festival is back with a whole new lineup of local and international films, ranging from experimental and avant-garde to environmentally focused documentaries, as well as animate...
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Foodies converge at second annual Taste Talks in Williamsburg
Features free Future Food Expo and an All-Star BBQ
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Town Square presents NYC PTA Expo 2014
Workshop to educate parents about school fundraising
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Final improvements made at East River State Park
Replenished shoreline and kayak launch among the additions
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Brooklyn art entrepreneur travels to Cuba
L.B. Brown, a Brooklyn art entrepreneur, traveled to Havana, Cuba, recently with 80 African-American curators, scholars, and art innovators to learn and celebrate art and culture of the country for...
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Local pols warn Brooklyn nabe to fight gentrification
Public sanitation and affordable housing were hot-button issues as community members gathered to discuss local issues at St. Peter’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Cypress Hills last Wednesday. Cou...
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Seminarians gather outside the chapel on the grounds of The General Theological Seminary after morning prayers, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in New York. More than two-thirds of the faculty at the seminary, one of the nation’s oldest, most venerable religious institutions that trains ministers of America’s Episcopal Church, say they were fired earlier this week after going on strike to protest their dean’s leadership. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)NEW YORK (AP) — The lid has been lifted on a fierce internal battle at the nation's oldest Episcopal seminary, which has lost most of its faculty over what they say is their dean's intimidating, disrespectful leadership.


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HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong's leader, Leung Chun-ying, told pro-democracy protesters late on Thursday that he had no intention of stepping down, and warned them that the consequences of occupying government buildings would be serious. Leung, speaking just minutes before an ultimatum for him to resign expired, also said that Chief Secretary Carrie Lam would hold a meeting with students soon to discuss political reforms. He gave no time frame. Hong Kong authorities had earlier urged thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators to immediately end their blockade of the city centre. ...
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FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2014 file photo, Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus is seen at the RNC winter meeting in Washington. Priebus says the GOP is ready to lead. He delivered a speech at Georgetown University on Thursday outlining a series of “unifying goals” that included an improved immigration system, a strong national defense and conservative family values, among other priorities should Republicans win the Senate majority and make other gains on Election Day. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus on Thursday urged his party to step past their criticism of President Barack Obama and start rallying behind "unifying goals" they'd pursue if voters give the GOP more control over the government after next month's midterm elections.


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