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Money Saving Winter Roofing Tips- Spot Out Faulty Gutters Yourself
Jun 24, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 474 474 recommendations | email to a friend
A good roof is perhaps one of the most important investments a homeowner can make. Any good investment requires good maintenance. One of the most crucial factors in upholding a roofing system is th...
How to Throw a Block Party in Queens
Jun 16, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 112 112 recommendations | email to a friend
By George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . A Block Party is defined as a community sponsored, public event where there are no sales of goods or servi...
Camping Safety Guidelines
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
Schools are letting out and summer vacations begin. Many children will be heading off to summer camps as part of their vacation recreation and many families plan their own camping trips, some for f...
Is My Job Protected While I Pursue a Workers’ Compensation Claim?
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
Workers Compensation Attorneys Queens & New York If you have been injured on the job and need to seek compensation under New York’s workers’ compensation laws, you may have some concerns about whet...
Dominoes Pizza Sued for Wage and Hour Violations
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 118 118 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit against Domino’s Pizza for underpaying staff. According to Legal Reader , last year the Attorney General’s Office settled for $1...
How to Contest your Queens Property Taxes and(or) Building Classification
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 231 231 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 | 237 237 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 | 232 232 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 | 1 1 comments | 264 264 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 | 254 254 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...

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Starbucks opens first store in country with Opportunity Youth Initiative
Queens location will target, train out-of-work youth
Mar 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Taking care of businesses in Flushing, one survey at a time
The city's Department of Small Business Services, the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce and Flushing Business Improvement District are surveying businesses in Flushing to figure out how best to ...
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Avella secures $1M for Bayside HS
Will be used to renovate auditorium, field house
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NYPD satellite precinct will stay open 24 hours
Will better serve residents of south Queens, 105th Precinct
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Officials, parents oppose charter school co-location
New Visions plans to co-locate at I.S. 109
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If a tree falls in Queens, does the city hear it?
Whitestone homeowners at odds with Parks over large tree
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United Airlines mechanics rally for fair contracts
Dozens of airplane mechanics staged rallies in front of LaGuardia Airport on Friday to demand a fair contract with their employer, United Airlines. The workers, who are part of Teamsters Local 210,...
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Bayside civic leaders decry ‘McMansion’ on 216th St.
State Senator Tony Avella joined Bayside civic leaders Saturday afternoon to denounce a mansion they say is out of character for the neighborhood. The four-story building at 46-10 216th Street was ...
Feb 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayor hosts ethnic and community media roundtable
In a city where roughly one in three residents is an immigrant and a quarter of New Yorkers are limited in English proficiency, many turn to media that speak their language or know intimately their...
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Minecraft competition coming to the big screen
Super League Gaming to host event at Queens cinema
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Flushing welcomes the Year of the Monkey
Despite the frigid temperatures, the 20th Annual Lunar New Year Parade took place as planned on Saturday in Flushing. Paradegoers bundled up to brace themselves against the cold, with wind chills d...
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Residents provide input on Flushing West proposal
City wants to move on project this spring
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Queens College Jewish group wins international award
Queens is widely known for its vast diversity, a microcosm of the world in one borough. Queens College is no different. Out of more than 19,000 students enrolled at the CUNY school, almost one-thir...
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Borough Board approves budget priorities, TWA hotel
The Queens Borough Board voted unanimously to approve the budget priorities for fiscal Year 2017 Monday night at Borough Hall. The city’s preliminary budget totals $82.1 billion. It increases fundi...
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First lady updates Muslim leaders about mental health initiatives
First Lady Chirlane McCray stopped by Queens Hospital Center in Jamaica Monday afternoon to discuss ongoing mental health initiatives with leaders in the Muslim community. She was joined by Deputy ...
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Serena Williams of the U.S celebrates after beating Christina McHale of the U.S in their women's singles match on day five of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Friday, July 1, 2016. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)LONDON (AP) — Down a break in the final set and one point away from falling behind 3-0, Serena Williams refused to buckle on Centre Court.


2016-07-01 16:25:22 -0400

Switzerland's Roger Federer celebrates beating Britain's Daniel Evans during their men's singles third round match at Wimbledon, on July 1, 2016Roger Federer racked up his 150th tour-level win on grass as the world number three crushed Britain's Daniel Evans 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 in the Wimbledon third round on Friday. Third seed Federer, bidding for a record eighth Wimbledon title, will face Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov or Steve Johnson of the United States for a place in the quarter-finals. The 17-time Grand Slam champion has yet to drop a set in this year's tournament and he is comfortably through to the second week while his principle rival Novak Djokovic trails by two sets in his rain-delayed third round against Sam Querrey.


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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is pointing to a problem with murky waters in the North Carolina water rapids course where an Ohio teen is believed to have been exposed to a brain-attacking amoeba.
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