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8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor and Listing Specialist with the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . We sell a lot of properties here in Queens, and being that we’re in New York City, a lot of ...
More About Women’s Rights in the News — the ERA
Sep 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
As an employment defense litigation lawyer, I pay attention to civil rights issues, and lately women’s rights issues have gained attention from the media. Actress Patricia Arquette has actively wor...
Can Car Accidents Cause PTSD?
Sep 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 147 147 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:Steven Palermo: The Suffolk Personal Injury Lawyer You hear about post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) that military service members experience from active duty. However, studies now show t...
Protecting Your Right as a Spouse in a New York Estate
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 174 174 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Bonnie Lawston A Spouse’s Right of Inheritance in New York Under New York law, when a married person dies, the surviving spouse has a “right of election,” a statutory right to receive eithe...
Are gender identity and religious freedom at odds in America?
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 180 180 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Leeds Brown Law A recent ruling against the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has inspired mixed reactions. The case (EEOC v. R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Homes, Inc., E.D. Mich....
Aug 27, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Well congratulations to Jim Turano. You have served the Communities for 37 years in the Real Estate Business and now through a chance meeting with a famous artist she had to sketch you. Very good b...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 246 246 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Listing Specialist with the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . August 2016 Market Update Home sales in July dropped again for the fifth consecutive month. De...
What to do When Your Designated Driver Plan Fails
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 273 273 recommendations | email to a friend
There’s no question that designating a driver reduces drunken driving accidents and saves lives. Designated Driver Statistics As time goes along, more and more people have gotten on board with the ...
If I Return to Work Making Less Money, Am I Still Entitled to Workers’ Compensation Benefits?
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 265 265 recommendations | email to a friend
New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers So you’ve been hurt at work and you can’t perform your old job. What happens if you go back to work at a different position, ...
The Difference that Jurisdiction Could Make in a High Profile Divorce Case
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 242 242 recommendations | email to a friend
by Chris Palermo   Different states and different countries have laws that can significantly affect the outcome of a divorce. A prime example is a high profile case reported in the New York Post . ...

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Whitestone Library to undergo $500K roof repair
The Whitestone Library will soon undergo a $500,000 project to complete vital roof repairs. Capital projects like the roof repair are critical to allow the library to provide important services lik...
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Bellerose hotel owners agree to phase out homeless by 2017
Also own Maspeth Holiday Inn, site of nightly protests
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Fresh Meadows man stuck in tree limbo
Roots damaging his driveway, but city won't act
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Vols build new playground at Samuel Field Y
Kids in northeast Queens will soon have a brand new playground. In just six hours last Friday, nearly 340 volunteers from KaBOOM!, ABC and the Walt Disney Company with help from local high school a...
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New state report details expansive growth of Jamaica
But elected officials highlight foreclosures, transit issues
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Port Authority updates Borough Board on LGA progress
Discusses solutions to mitigate area traffic issues
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Selfhelp unveils virtual senior center program
Allows elderly to participate in classes at home
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New security cameras unveiled at NE Queens libraries
Patrons at three libraries in northeast Queens are a little safer. Queens Library CEO Dennis Walcott and Councilman Paul Vallone announced last Wednesday that new closed-circuit television (CCTV) s...
Sep 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ceremony honors 2016 Olympians with Queens roots
Olympians with roots in Queens were saluted with thunderous cheers at a Monday afternoon ceremony at Borough Hall. Borough President Melinda Katz praised the athletes for representing the borough a...
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CUNY schools get $73M to fund capital improvements
City University of New York (CUNY) schools are getting an unprecedented increase in capital funding this year. On Monday, Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito joined members of the City Council's Queens d...
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LGBT groups criticize Jung for ‘homophobic’ comments
Reports surfaced this week that State Senate candidate S.J. Jung told a group of Korean churches in March that he wants to remove any mention of same-sex couples from school textbooks. He later con...
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Chamber launches second Flushing SOUP
Requesting projects ahead of October potluck dinner
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Police make arrest in fatal stabbing of Muslim woman
A Queens man was arrested last week for the fatal stabbing of a 60-year-old woman in Jamaica. On the night of August 31, police were called to the front of 160-12 Normal Road, a short distance from...
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Pol renews effort to curb illegal activity along Roosevelt Ave
Wants a moratorium on new liquor licenses, increased enforcement
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Officials denounce candidate’s stance on abortion
Jung made controversial comments during recent forum
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The St. Louis Cardinals celebrate with an ice bath after Yadier Molina drove in the game-winning run with a double against the Cincinnati Reds in a baseball game Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016, at Busch Stadium in St. Louis. The Cardinals own 4-3. (Chris Lee/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP)ST. LOUIS (AP) — There was no dispute the St. Louis Cardinals shouldn't have won on Yadier Molina's double.


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In a photo provided by William Sun, people examine the wreckage of a New Jersey Transit commuter train that crashed into the train station during the morning rush hour in Hoboken,, N.J., Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016. The crash caused an unknown number of injuries and witnesses reported seeing one woman trapped under concrete and many people bleeding. (William Sun via AP)HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — A rush hour commuter train crashed through a barrier at the busy Hoboken station and lurched across the waiting area Thursday morning, killing one person and injuring more than 100 others in a grisly wreck that renewed questions about whether long-delayed automated safety technology could have prevented tragedy.


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Canada's Brad Marchand celebrates his goal against Europe during the third period of Game 2 of the World Cup of Hockey finals, in Toronto on Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)TORONTO (AP) — Canada was not the best team on the ice until it mattered.


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