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Implications of the Recent Retail Wage Increases
Mar 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Setphen D. Hans Recently, Wal-Mart announced its decision to raise the base wage of its employees. Wal-Mart plans to increase wages for close to 40 percent of its workforce. As of April, wo...
Coming Soon: 3 Family Brick Residential Home in East Elmhurst. ASKING $999,000
Mar 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Will Introduce another 3 Family for Sale in East Elmhurst NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely East Elmhurst 3 Family Home for Sale. Offe...
Just Listed Single Family Brick Home for Sale in Briarwood NY. Asking $750k
Mar 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another Single Family Home for Sale in Kew Garden Hills NY!!!   Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Kew Garden Hiils One Family Home...
Wal-Mart Hit by EEOC with Age and Disability Discrimination Suit
Mar 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans Sometimes hearing about a discrimination case is the best way for employers to understand potential liability. People would expect a company the size of Wal-Mart to have ant...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: MAR 2015
Mar 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
March 2015 Queens NY Market Update Homes sales declined in February on a monthly basis, and continued to show declines year-over-year. Prices followed a similar pattern as the sales, posting a mont...
Just Listed: 1 Bedroom Coop For Sale at Station Square in Forest Hills, NY 11375
Mar 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 122 122 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1br Coop for Sale at Station Square in Forest Hills NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Forest Hills Coop for Sale. Of...
Money Saving Winter Roofing Tips- Spot Out Faulty Gutters Yourself
Mar 06, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 369 369 recommendations | email to a friend
A good roof is perhaps one of the most important investments a homeowner can make. Any good investment requires good maintenance. One of the most crucial factors in upholding a roofing system is th...
JUST LISTED: 2br Coop For Sale at Windsor Oaks in Bayside, NY!
Mar 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 153 153 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 2br Coop for Sale at Windsor Oaks in Bayside NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Bayside Coop for Sale. Offered for sa...
JUST LISTED: 2br 2bth Coop for Sale at the Mayflower in Forest Hills NY
Mar 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 166 166 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 2br 2bth Coop for Sale at the Mayflower in Forest Hills NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Forest Hills Coop for Sale...
Do You Have to Pay On-Call Employees for Their Time On-Call?
Mar 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 154 154 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans When you hire certain employees for on-call services, questions often arise about wages and hours. The Fair Labor Standards Act (FSLA) addresses the issue of on-call employe...

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Global car-sharing company sees big success in Brooklyn
After one month, car2go members drive 55,000 miles in borough
Dec 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prospect Park Residence owner delays contempt hearing
92-year-old resident denied chance to testify
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Community votes on new uses for environmental fund
Projects include reintroducing native grasses to creek
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Brooklyn pols rally around Obama’s immigration reform
Say executive order is a first step, more work to be done
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Greenpoint YMCA pilots new BETAGirls coding program
Some high school students use their free time to catch up their favorite television show or meet up with friends. Others, like Aisha Thermidor of Springfield Gardens, use it to learn how to code. T...
Nov 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rocket part factory converted to lofts in Williamsburg
Leasing begins, with many more apartments on the way
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Pol pushes ban on cell phone use for bicyclists
A New York City politician wants bike riders to keep their hands off their phones and on their handlebars. Councilman Mark Treyger introduced legislation at last week’s City Council stated meeting ...
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P.S. 84 breaks ground on school-top greenhouse
Once complete, it will be the first in the borough
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Low-income early learning center to close in Williamsburg
Reynoso calls on the mayor to save the program
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Homeless shelter for 91 families opens in Greenpoint
Residents angered at administration’s lack of transparency
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Building 77 prepares for $140 million renovation
Upgrades will bring 3,000 manufacturing jobs to Navy Yard
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Los Sures unveils renovated affordable housing for seniors
Southside United HDFC – better known as Los Sures – cut the ribbon a newly renovated 56-unit affordable senior housing development last week. Los Sures director of Development Sandy Rozario explain...
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City invests $150 million to transform 94 struggling schools
School Renewal Program aims to improve public school system
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Former boro commander takes FDNY's top uniformed post
Newly sworn-in Chief of Department James E. Leonard became the 35th person to hold the position in the 150-year history of the FDNY. His wife Patricia held a Bible as Commissioner Daniel Nigro offi...
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Brooklyn starts pilot program for heat monitoring app
Tenants no longer have to fear landlords turning off heat
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From left, U.S. Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz wait to start a meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif and others at the Beau Rivage Palace Hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland Sunday, March 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Brendan Smialowski, Pool)LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Negotiations over Iran's nuclear program entered a critical phase on Monday with substantial differences still remaining less than two days before a deadline for the outline of an agreement.


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NEW YORK (AP) — Trevor Noah, a 31-year-old comedian from South Africa who has contributed to "The Daily Show" a handful of times during the past year, will become Jon Stewart's replacement as host, Comedy Central announced Monday.
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Sanaa (AFP) - At least 45 people were killed when an air raid struck a camp for displaced people in northwest Yemen on Monday, the International Organization for Migration said.


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