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Cigar Distributor Indicted for Failing to Pay Over $6.1 Million in Taxes

Cigar Distributor Indicted for Failing to Pay Over $6.1 Million in Taxes

Aamir Sulaiman, owner and operator of Delta Distribution Services Corp., allegedly owes over $6 million in tobacco taxes to the state.
SUMMER SAT/COLLEGE ADMISSION PREP II

SUMMER SAT/COLLEGE ADMISSION PREP II

SUMMER SAT/COLLEGE ADMISSION PREP II Looking for an exciting opportunity at the end of this summer?
HIGH SCHOOL STUDY SKILLS LECTURE SERIES

HIGH SCHOOL STUDY SKILLS LECTURE SERIES

2014 BACK-TO-SCHOOL STUDY SKILLS LECTURE SERIES: HOW TO BECOME A SUPERSTAR STUDENT! 5th Annual Academic Enrichment Study Skills Workshops:
Catch A Thief, Get Free Ice Cream Says Brooklyn Business Owner

Catch A Thief, Get Free Ice Cream Says Brooklyn Business Owner

Uncle Louie G's Carroll Gardens location is offering a quart of ice cream to anyone who can help solve a nearby, unsavory crime.
Hot Topic: Would You Welcome Sriracha Factory to Your Community?

Hot Topic: Would You Welcome Sriracha Factory to Your Community?

Sriracha creator David Tran is thinking of moving his sauce factory to a new city after heated debate and complaints about the spicy odor from L.A.'s Irwindale community.
Three Minutes on a Park Bench With: Savannah Ashour

Three Minutes on a Park Bench With: Savannah Ashour

Tacos as a snack and other wisdom on being content in Kensington.
Is The Wrong Job Better Than No Job At All?

Is The Wrong Job Better Than No Job At All?

How to make the best of a less than perfect job situation.

Uncle Sam Will Pay $3,000 To Give You The Flu

Healthy and under 50? Here's a way to make some quick money.
Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage?

Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage?

How sharing finances brought one couple closer together.
How to Make Sure You Can Always Find a Job

How to Make Sure You Can Always Find a Job

Follow these steps for lifetime job security.
Help Wanted: Brooklyn Farmacy, Bocca Lupo and More Hiring

Help Wanted: Brooklyn Farmacy, Bocca Lupo and More Hiring

The latest job openings in Carroll Gardens and Cobble Hill.
Ample Hills Creamery Coming to Gowanus

Ample Hills Creamery Coming to Gowanus

Large ice cream shop arrives in May.
Password 'ABC123'? Yeah, Change That

Password 'ABC123'? Yeah, Change That

Tips for generating impenetrable Internet passwords.
One of Three Women Live At or Near Poverty, Shriver Report Finds

One of Three Women Live At or Near Poverty, Shriver Report Finds

Two-thirds of women consider themselves the family breadwinner.
Best Companies to Work for in 2014

Best Companies to Work for in 2014

Google grabs the top slot yet again on Fortune list.
How Bad Moves on Social Media Could Damage Your Credit Score

How Bad Moves on Social Media Could Damage Your Credit Score

Here's why you should think before you tweet. (Or Facebook. Or Instagram.)
W-2 Forms: Understanding Your Most Important Tax Document

W-2 Forms: Understanding Your Most Important Tax Document

This holds the key to a bigger tax refund.
Help Wanted: Prime Meats, La Slowteria and More Hiring

Help Wanted: Prime Meats, La Slowteria and More Hiring

The latest job openings in Carroll Gardens and Red Hook.
2 New Google Default Settings to Watch Out For

2 New Google Default Settings to Watch Out For

A look at two of Google’s new — and controversial — service changes that recently went into effect.
New York Lottery Debuts $25 Scratch-Off Ticket

New York Lottery Debuts $25 Scratch-Off Ticket

Players can win up to $7.5 million.