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Children's Greenpoint Halloween Parade, Party & Zombie Nerf War
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 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 | 56 56 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 | 54 54 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
Oct 22, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
A 50th Anniversary Celebration of The Beatles Arrival to America
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens West Kiwanis Foundation proudly presents A 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF THE BEATLES ARRIVAL TO AMERICA with "Yesterday and Today" - A Tribute to The Music of The Beatles, on Saturday, Oct...
Filing Bankruptcy For Credit Card Debt: Your Legal Options
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
Buried in Credit Card Debt? What Are Your Options? Credit card debt is one of the most common types of debt in the United States next to mortgage and student loan debts. As of September 2014, the a...
Downhome Country Breakfast
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kiwanis Club of Maspeth presents their DOWNHOME COUNTRY BREAKFAST on Sunday, November 9th, 2014 from 8AM - 12PM.  Juice, Buttermilk Pancakes, Sausage and Choice of Beverage. Children & Seniors ...
What Employers Should Understand about Disability Discrimination
Oct 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
Business owners typically look from an employer’s perspective and fire employees who cannot do the job. For the most part, this line of reasoning is valid and especially if you have at-will employm...
Are You In A Vicious Cycle Of Stress, Insomnia And Depression?
Oct 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 187 187 recommendations | email to a friend
Today on Huffington Post an article came out called "The Vicious Cycle Of Stress, Insomnia And Depression" ( read here ).  Studies show that how not being able to shut down or quite the ongoing tho...
*The New Trend* Real Estate-Ridgewood,NY 11385
Oct 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Many know what happened in the area of Greenpoint, since 7 years ago. And the buyers are spilling over to other areas the last 12 months. One area in particular is Ridgewood,NY. Buildings in Ridgew...

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Residents vote on Newtown Creek projects
Get say on how to spend $7 million in funding
Dec 07, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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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
Nov 30, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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City looking to create a bike sharing program
Would mirror similar efforts in cities across Europe
Nov 30, 2010 | 6 6 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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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
Nov 18, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Automated postal center to reduce lines, wait times
Williamsburg branch unveils ATM-style machine
Nov 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Nov 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Nov 16, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Nov 09, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Remembering a priest, chaplain, veteran
Plaque to commemorate Williamsburg priest killed in WWII
Nov 09, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents at The Edge really will live in luxury
Developers announce finished amenities package “largest-ever” in Brooklyn
Nov 05, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Halloween in Williamsburg
A Halloween party at Williamsburg Community Center was the perfect start to the Halloween weekend festivities. On Friday evening, costumed parents, children and neighbors of all ages came out to pl...
Nov 04, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Greenpoint Hospital developer's shortfall energizes opponents
GREC continues campaign to win back project
Nov 02, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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CHICAGO (AP) — At first blush, Illinois would seem to be a lock for an incumbent Democratic governor: The population leans left. Democrats control most of state government, and this year's race is likely to turn on the Chicago area, one of the few places President Barack Obama can still bring large crowds to their feet.
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A road damaged after a landslide caused by heavy monsoon rains in Koslanda village in central Sri Lanka on October 30, 2014Sniffer dogs were brought in Friday to join the search for bodies at a tea plantation in Sri Lanka, two days after a major mudslide buried alive scores of people.


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In this Oct. 10, 2014 photo, Hacken Tse, 38, a freelance photographer, poses for a portrait on a main road in an occupied area near government headquarters in Hong Kong. Tse said "It has increased people’s civil awareness, but the youngsters have yet to learn many things. The development of the movement has come to a time when they should take a turn, but they still haven’t realized it. Some people just want to get the aura of glory, yet have done nothing since the beginning. They don’t know their rights and duty.” (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)HONG KONG (AP) — On the evening of Sept. 28, Hong Kong police struggling to hold back thousands of democracy protesters unleashed dozens of rounds of tear gas in a failed attempt to disperse them. When the smoke cleared, Hong Kong had changed. Many young people who previously were indifferent to politics say they experienced an awakening.


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