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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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?
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 7 7 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 | 8 8 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 | 110 110 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 ...
Where You Can Watch The World's Biggest Clock
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
Did you know that the world’s largest clock is located in Saudi Arabia? More specifically, in Mecca? The Abraj Al-Bait Towers, also known as the Mecca Royal Hotel Clock Tower, are a building of sup...
This article is intended to provide a brief overview and summary on the issue of custody of a child or children.
Sep 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 148 148 recommendations | email to a friend
New York State recognizes two forms of custody.  The first is Joint Custody where the child resides physically with one of the parents; the second being sole and legal custody of the child to one o...
An Intern's Right to Sue for Discrimination in New York
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 149 149 recommendations | email to a friend
Legal loopholes sometimes exist that preclude bringing a lawsuit because the letter of the law does not protect an individual's rights. In the past, this may have been the case with interns, who be...
What Employers Should Know about Paternity Leaves
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 215 215 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Employment Defense Attorney The Family Medical Leaves Act (FMLA) grants the right to mothers and fathers to take up to 12 weeks off for maternity or paternity leaves so they can spend tim...

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Non-profits battle low turnout of local volunteers
by Chase Collum
Sep 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Through combined efforts of several organizations, work continues
Williamsburg’s Taste Talks showcases the future of food
by Jess Berry
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Greenpoint Y and Broadway Stages host block party
by Jess Berry
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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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A family of the Nuer ethnic group seeking medication and food, but who were planning to later return to their village in a Nuer rebel-controlled area, prepare to board a canoe to traverse a flooded area too deep to walk through, as they try to reach a makeshift camp for the displaced situated in the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) base in the town of Bentiu, South Sudan Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. Seyoum Mesfin, the chairman of the South Sudan mediation process said Saturday there is renewed fighting in South Sudan between government and rebel troops and that it is a purposeful act aimed at derailing the next phase of the peace process. (AP Photo/Matthew Abbott)ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Mediators of the conflict in South Sudan say there is renewed fighting there between government and rebel troops.


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MADERA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in Central California are on the hunt for five inmates who have escaped a correctional facility.
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A Secret Service agent gives directions during an evacuation of the White House minutes after President Barack Obama departed for Camp David aboard Marine One on Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)WASHINGTON (AP) — The Secret Service says a man has been arrested for trying to unlawfully enter the White House, less than 24 hours after a fence-jumper made it all the way into the building.


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