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This Month in Queens Real Estate: NOV 2014 (Month's Supply: 6.3 Months)
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
Oct 2014 Queens NY Market Update  Queens home sales are down for the third month in a row from August – October. Home sales are also remaining significantly below last year’s levels, according to t...
Newtown Creek Alliance Public Meeting
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Please join the Newtown Creek Alliance for a public meeting to hear the latest on a number of recent, on-going  and upcoming projects to restore habitat, improve water quality and increase awarenes...
Forest Hills Food Crawl
Nov 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
The Chamber and All The Tastes of New York would love to invite you to our first Forest Hills Food Crawl, a culinary journey through Forest Hills happening this Wednesday, November 12th ! A Food Cr...
What Is the Professional Exception to Employment At-Will Termination?
Nov 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans As described in our earlier blog article, there are exceptions to at-will employment terminations, making them unlawful, and termination based on discrimination is one of th...
Downhome Country Breakfast
Nov 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 290 290 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kiwanis Club of Maspeth presents their DOWNHOME COUNTRY BREAKFAST on Sunday, November 9th, 2014 from 8AM - 12PM.  Location: Martin Luther HS, 60-02 Maspeth Avenue Juice, Buttermilk Pancakes, Sa...
Can You Be the Executor of an Estate in New York if You Don’t Live in the State?
Oct 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 198 198 recommendations | email to a friend
Posted on October 23, 2014 by BonnieLawston If your loved one has died in New York, with a valid will, trust or estate plan there, but you live in another state, you may be uncertain if you can, or...
Children's Greenpoint Halloween Parade, Party & Zombie Nerf War
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
CHANGE OF DATE FOR EVENT Please note that the Children's Halloween Parade scheduled for Sat. Oct. 25th 3-5PM has been re-scheduled. Town Square's 11th Annual Halloween event is now Sat. Nov. 1st fr...
What Real Estate Lawyers Do
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 254 254 recommendations | email to a friend
In several real estate transactions, especially in it comes to the sale of a house, you can find a lawyer taking an important role. Though they aren’t necessarily needed in real estate transactions...
Legal Eligibility For Workers Compensation & Disability
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 244 244 recommendations | email to a friend
Except in special cases, worker’s compensation covers most employees because most companies are required to purchase some form of insurance to cover their employees. However, the scope of benefits ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: OCT 2014
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Oct 2014 Queens NY Market Update The pace of Queens home sales reached its second-highest rate of 2014 in September, but was slightly slower than the previous month and remains below 2013 levels. P...

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Are commuters too busy for subway art?
The artist behind Jay Street-MetroTech's mosaic hopes otherwise
Dec 14, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Domino developer, city sued over project
Opponents claim environmental review violated law
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In pursuit of Brooklyn’s first Haitian cultural center
Non-profit raising hope, funds for arts dream
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Residents vote on Newtown Creek projects
Get say on how to spend $7 million in funding
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Greenpoint Y begins search for new home
The Greenpoint YMCA's search for a new home is underway. The organization has quietly begun searching for a new location that could accommodate its growing North Brooklyn membership, which has ball...
Nov 30, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Staying fit while going green
Eco-friendly Bushwick gym gains traction
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City looking to create a bike sharing program
Would mirror similar efforts in cities across Europe
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City ponies up $400K to improve buildings
Will provide energy upgrades to small residences
Nov 22, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Green dreams for neighborhoods along Newtown Creek
City has funds from state, but too many choices
Nov 22, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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ExxonMobil settles with state over Greenpoint oil spill
Oil giant must finish cleanup, pay $25M in penalties
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Automated postal center to reduce lines, wait times
Williamsburg branch unveils ATM-style machine
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Anatomy of the 5 p.m. job hunt
Sharpen your job-hunting skills, and even in tight employment times you’re still ahead of the game. “It’s still a historically challenging market, but I see a lot more people getting jobs today tha...
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Father Giorgio post honors namesake on Veterans Day
Though he was assigned to Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church for just eight years, the legacy of Catholic priest and Army chaplain Edward J. Giorgio (1909 – 1946) has lasted over six decades in the Wi...
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Hundreds attend Greenpoint Beer Festival
Thousands of runners may have been drinking Gatorade on Sunday, but on Saturday New Yorkers were drinking beer. The day before the New York City Marathon, hundreds of people descended upon Red Star...
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Remembering a priest, chaplain, veteran
Plaque to commemorate Williamsburg priest killed in WWII
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JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's Shin Bet security service says it has uncovered a Hamas network in the West Bank that was planning large-scale attacks against Israelis in Jerusalem.
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DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian government forces have killed at least 30 rebels in an ambush in the suburbs of Damascus where troops and allied gunmen have been on the offensive for weeks, activists and state media said Thursday.
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Student leader Joshua Wong speaks to reporters as he waits for the arrival of bailiffs outside the government headquarters in Hong KongHONG KONG (Reuters) - Two Hong Kong student leaders were banned from a large area in Mong Kok as a condition of bail on Thursday after they were arrested during scuffles with police who cleared one of the largest protest sites that have choked the city for weeks. Joshua Wong, Lester Shum and activist lawmaker Leung Kwok-hung, who was also banned from Mong Kok, were charged with obstructing court bailiffs and did not enter a plea. They are due to appear again in court on Jan. 14. Wong, Shum and Leung were among more than 100 people arrested in Mong Kok over the past two days. ...


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