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How to Contest your Queens Property Taxes and(or) Building Classification
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . One issue that we see a lot here in Queens is a property tax assessment that doesn’t match the legal use o...
Restaurants Can Throw Dog Lovers a Bone
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
NYC Employment Defense Attorney “I’m so pleased that the city Department of Health threw dog lovers a bone,” Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal (D-Manhattan) was quoted as saying by The New York Daily N...
The Workers’ Compensation Has Ruled Against You—What Are Your Options?
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
by Pyrros & Serres LLP , Workers Compensation Attorneys Workers Compensation Attorneys in New York You were hurt on the job and filed a legitimate claim, but the New York State Workers’ Compensatio...
Playground Injuries on the Rise: How You Can Protect Your Child
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | May 11, 2016  Kids love to play outdoors and physical exercise is good for them. The fact that playground injuries are on the rise may be frightening to some parents. Even so, t...
The Zadroga Act—What is It and How Does It Affect Workers' Compensation?
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Author:Pyrros & Serres LLP In the aftermath of September 11, 2001, many people volunteered to help clean up after the devastation of the twin towers at the World Trade Center. Many of those volunte...
How Far Do Privacy Rights Stretch for a Child’s Safety?
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
A father recorded a conversation between his son and his ex-wife’s live-in boyfriend. Later on, when he turned in the recording as evidence, the boyfriend’s attorney challenged the admissibility of...
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EEOC Alleges Discrimination Based on Applications Requiring Medical History
May 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens, New York City Employment Defense Firm As employers, when you ask for medical information on a job application, you raise a red flag for the Equal Opportunity Employment Commission (EEOC) an...
Advantages Of Advertising On NYC Billboards & Buildings
May 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
Using billboards to advertise may seem old-fashioned in our technology-driven era. With the internet and the many platforms it reaches out to, why would we still want to advertise with something as...
Restaurants Weigh in on Replacing Tipping with Service Charges
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Queens New York Employment Defense Attorneys Human Resource Consulting Law Firm Various restaurants across the country are in the process of changing tipping into service charges. The Seattle Eater...

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Two arrests in Whitestone attack
Man hired goon to attack teen girlfriend, but targeted wrong girl
May 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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College Point residents face another mosquito-filled summer
Now worry about Zika in addition to West Nile
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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City, chamber come to agreement on trash bin issue
Sanitation to provide receptacles at Flushing intersection
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Children’s hospital workers demand better benefits plan
Hold informational picket outside of facility
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Derelict barges removed from Flushing Bay
Congressman offers reward to find dumping culprits
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City orders chamber to trash trash bins
Promises to address issues at 'Trash Triangle'
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Seed money for Queens farm
A local elected official presented $25,000 to a group that teaches Queens residents about agriculture on the longest continually farmed site in New York City. “Rather than have them travel long dis...
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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DOT, NYPD host Vision Zero Education Week event
Elected officials joined representatives of the Department of Transportation, Community Board 8 and the 107th Precinct last week to educate drivers and pedestrians about the Vision Zero initiative....
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Bay Terrace Library to undergo interior renovations
Queens Library at Bay Terrace will look completely different in a few years. Last Thursday, elected officials announced a $4.1 million renovation of the library to redesign its interior, create new...
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Family, NYPD mark one-year anniversary of Moore murder
Held at the site where he was shot and killed
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PTA calls for large parent protest at PEP hearing
Hope to stop planned co-location at IS 109
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Lowell School dropping their artwork on a 'Dime'
Branch will display artwork created by Bayside students
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Children of servicemen, 9/11 victims visit firehouse
On national "Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day" last Thursday, four local children were able to partake in various assignments at the FDNY Firehouse Engine 304/Ladder 162 in Queens Village. T...
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Students, DOT unveil 100-foot mural along ped tunnel
Work's theme is turning negativity into positivity
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Homeowners, agents clash at hearing on soliciting
Pol says brokers hijacked meeting on cease-and-desist zones
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Zoo visitors look at protestors and mourners from a walk bridge during a vigil for the gorilla Harambe outside the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, Monday, May 30, 2016, in Cincinnati. Harambe was killed Saturday at the Cincinnati Zoo after a 4-year-old boy slipped into an exhibit and a special zoo response team concluded his life was in danger. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Zoo's director on Monday defended the decision to kill a gorilla to protect a 4-year-old boy who entered its exhibit, noting it's easy to second-guess after the child was recovered safely.


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Sixth Street is impassible due to rising flood waters from the Brazos River Sunday, May 29, 2016, in Rosenberg, Texas. (Jon Shapley/Houston Chronicle via AP)FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Residents of some rural southeast Texas counties braced for more flooding on Monday along a river that is expected to crest at a record level just two years after it had run dry in places because of drought.


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Indianapolis 500 champion Alexander Rossi poses during the traditional winners photo on the start/finish line at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Monday, May 30, 2016. Rossi won the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race on Sunday. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — When Alexander Rossi pulled into victory lane following his upset win in the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 victory, the American had no idea what he was supposed to do during the famed celebration.


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