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How to Contest your Queens Property Taxes and(or) Building Classification
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 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 | 14 14 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 | 15 15 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 | 43 43 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 | 51 51 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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Our Blog—A Place to Learn More about Our Practice Employment Law | Personal Injury | Medical Malpractice | Construction Site Accidents | Premises Liability | Nursing Home Neglect and Abuse | Motor ...
EEOC Alleges Discrimination Based on Applications Requiring Medical History
May 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 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 | 106 106 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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Pol highlights systemic problems with DOB
Illegal construction in Flushing, Holliswood exemplifies problem
Oct 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Koo urges landmark status for Flushing church
Councilman Peter Koo called on the city to landmark Bowne Street Church in Flushing last week at a hearing before the Landmarks Preservation Commission. “The Bowne Street Community Church is a beau...
Oct 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nonprofit aims to integrate developmentally disabled into workforce
Public Advocate Letitia James visited Astoria nonprofit Human First last week, learning more about the group’s range of programming and services for New York City’s developmentally disabled communi...
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Long Island man leads police on a high speed chase
Pursuit causes bus to nearly crash through home
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New lending circle will help immigrants build credit
Program designed to formalize traditional loan payments
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Indian spiritual master leads conference at QC
Swami shared life teachings and blessings
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Little Neck street named for Matinecock Tribe
Little Neck acknowledged the area’s oldest residents on Monday by officially co-naming the intersection of Northern Boulevard and Marathon Parkway in honor of the Matinecock American Indian tribe. ...
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QBG celebrates completion of its pathways project
$5.5 million project upgrades walkways through garden
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OUR ANNUAL TOP HIGH SCHOOLS ISSUE
The Best High Schools in NYC for Your 8th Grader
Sep 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol helps school fund playground expansion
Little Neck students won’t have to cross street to play
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Back on the streets
Issue with industrial materials on sidewalk resurfaces
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Community discusses $1M in upgrades to library
Douglaston-Little Neck branch to undergo renovations
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New wellness center opens in Whitestone
Life Health Fitness offers array of services
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New book sheds light on ups and downs of NYC schools
Author hopes book serves as an education to public school system
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109th Precinct remembers those lost on 9/11
As part of a citywide tradition at police precincts throughout the five boroughs, members of the 109th Precinct gathered for a moment of silence last Friday at 8:46 a.m., the precise moment the fir...
Sep 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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WHO: Some 1,000 killed in attacks on hospitals in 2 yearsWASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly 1,000 people have been killed worldwide in attacks on medical facilities in conflicts over the past two years in violation of humanitarian norms, the World Health Organization said in a report Thursday.


2016-05-26 04:12:09 -0400

File photo of a Chevron gas station sign in Cardiff, CaliforniaA Nigerian civil rights leader and a Niger Delta resident confirmed on Thursday that militants had attacked a Chevron oil facility in the region. A militant group called Niger Delta Avengers said late on Wednesday that it had blown up the main electricity feed pipeline leading to the Escravos tank farm. "The attack truly happened," Eric Omare, spokesman for the Ijaw Youth Council, said on Twitter.


2016-05-26 04:08:57 -0400
CAIRO (AP) — The Coptic Christian church says a Muslim mob has ransacked and torched seven Christian homes in a province south of Cairo after rumors spread that a Christian man had an affair with a Muslim woman.
2016-05-26 04:06:41 -0400