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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?
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Apr 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 222 222 recommendations | email to a friend
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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Pols renew push for new police precinct
Want to split the 105th into two, create 116th
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents vow to fight variance request for mosque
Say Flushing site is inappropriate for facility as proposed
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Group announces Flushing 2050 project to manage growth
Focused on long-term community-led planning for neighborhood
Jan 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Borough's first medical marijuana dispensary opens in Elmhurst
CEO says facility feels like a doctor's office
Jan 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Borough Board reviews budget requests for FY2017
After Mayor Bill de Blasio released his preliminary budget for Fiscal Year 2017 last week, members of the Queens Borough Board held a hearing Monday in Kew Gardens to take budget requests from comm...
Jan 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekend blizzard produces record snowfall
Queens residents, pols upset about unplowed streets
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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With another home facing demo, residents rally for landmarking
Renew call for city to designate Broadway-Flushing historic district
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol calls on MTA to release service stats for 7 line
Says delays up, while agency says numbers already available
Jan 19, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dozens arrested in LaGuardia Airport demonstration
Hundreds of city officials, airport workers and advocates rallied for higher wages and benefits at a Martin Luther King Day rally on a cold Monday afternoon. Dozens were arrested in the demonstrati...
Jan 19, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weprin talks State of the State with community leaders
Garners support by emphasizing fixing transportation needs
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Avella offers own recommendations to fight homeless problems
City announces it will double the number of Drop-In Centers
Jan 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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City rejects proposals for festival in FMCP
The Parks Department has rejected all three proposals to host a multi-day music festival in the largest park in Queens. The organizers behind the Cochella music festival, AEG, were the first to app...
Jan 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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New fund to aid teenage girl attacked in Whitestone
Suspect leaves note saying victim not intended target
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Pols bring IDNYC pop-up site to Bayside Library
Bayside residents no longer have to travel to Flushing to sign up for their municipal identification card. Elected officials, Korean-American organizations and members of the Mayor’s Office of Immi...
Jan 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community looks to buy old Queens cemetery
Supporters for the preservation of an old Queens cemetery made a final appeal to the owner of the site to accept their offer to purchase. Last week, State Senator Tony Avella was joined by members ...
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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A person involved in the decision tells The Associated Press that Baylor will hire former Wake Forest coach Jim Grobe to lead its football program this season.
2016-05-30 15:58:43 -0400

Men in what appears to be a hazardous materials suits by the Northwest gate of the White House in Washington, Monday, May 30, 2016. Secret Service spokesman Robert Hoback says someone at about 12:15 p.m. threw a metal object over the north fence along Pennsylvania Avenue and was arrested without incident. He did not identify the person, though a witness saw a woman placed in handcuffs.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)WASHINGTON (AP) — The Secret Service says the White House has returned to normal operations after being placed on lockdown early Monday afternoon.


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New York Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey reacts during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox at Citi Field, Monday, May 30, 2016 in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)NEW YORK (AP) — Matt Harvey rediscovered his form with seven dominant innings of two-hit ball, Neil Walker homered off Jose Quintana, and the New York Mets beat Chicago 1-0 Monday to send the reeling White Sox to their seventh straight loss.


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