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8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 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 | 87 87 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 | 115 115 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...
Are gender identity and religious freedom at odds in America?
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 146 146 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....
Protecting Your Right as a Spouse in a New York Estate
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 139 139 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...
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 | 212 212 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 | 238 238 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 | 232 232 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 | 209 209 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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Community discusses $1M in upgrades to library
Douglaston-Little Neck branch to undergo renovations
Sep 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
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Broadway-Flushing residents renew push for historic districts
Encouraged by recent visit to nabe by LPC chair
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Arrest in murder of missing Queens Village woman
UPDATE 9/18/15: The man wanted for the murder of Angie Escobar, the 28-year-old mother of two young sons found in the trunk of her car in Whitestone, has been arrested. Luis Zambrano was arrested i...
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Queens man wins first annual Jamaican beef patty contest
Eats seven pies in five minutes
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Congresswoman shares recommendations for sending funds to Greece
U.S. Treasury has two ideas for skirting daily withdraw limit
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Floral Park residents upset about proliferation of food carts
Say they create quality-of-life issue on Hillside Avenue
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Queens pols condemn Jeb Bush ‘anchor babies’ comment
Call on GOP pols to ‘end anti-immigrant one-upmanship’
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Candidates for 23rd District take part in forum
Field questions on seniors, local issues as primary nears
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Pol allocates money for MacNeil Park
Funds will go towards sidewalk, entrance upgrade
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Pols rally for foreclosure relief
Want banks to help homeowners
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Rickshaw rider brings message of peace
Journey of Guanming brings him to Queens
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Wellness park coming to Glen Oaks
Pol secures $150,000 for equipment
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Former IMF chief Rodrigo Rato (left) arrives at the Spanish courthouse in San Fernando de Henares for his trial over alleged misuse of bank funds, on September 26, 2016Former IMF chief Rodrigo Rato went on trial Monday accused of overseeing a "corrupt system" that helped him and other executives misuse funds when he was the boss of two of Spain's top banks. Protesters shouted "thief" and "fraud" at the former economy minister and deputy prime minister as he arrived at the courthouse outside Madrid. Rato is standing trial with 64 other former executives and board members at Caja Madrid and Bankia, whose near-collapse sparked an EU bailout of Spain's financial sector.


2016-09-26 06:16:19 -0400
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin said on Monday it was gravely concerned by the situation in Syria where "terrorists" were using a ceasefire to regroup their forces and wage offensives against government troops. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told a conference call with reporters that tough rhetoric used by British and U.S. envoys to the United Nations may damage the possibility of solving the Syria crisis and hurt bilateral relations with Russia. Russia still hopes for a political process in Syria and is not losing hope and political will, he said. (Reporting by Dmitry Solovyov)
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Players from Ariel Municipal Soccer Club, who are affiliated with Israel Football Association, wait in their dressing room ahead of their match against Maccabi HaSharon Netanya at Ariel Municipal Soccer Club's training grounds in the West Bank Jewish settlBy Ori Lewis JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A human rights group urged soccer's governing body, FIFA, on Monday to move matches being played by Israeli teams in the occupied West Bank to Israel, saying that playing in Jewish settlements meant they were playing on stolen land. The six clubs named by Human Rights Watch are all minor. In a report, HRW said the Israeli teams, from the settlements of Maale Adumim, Ariel, Oranit and Givat Zeev, and a squad representing the occupied Jordan Valley region, were playing "on land unlawfully taken from the Palestinians".


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