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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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New fund to aid teenage girl attacked in Whitestone
Suspect leaves note saying victim not intended target
Jan 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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Pols look to remove hoverboards from legal gray area
In efforts to legalize the use of hoverboards and electric unicycles in New York City, elected officials announced legislation that would exempt the devices from being defined as “motor vehicles” u...
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shake Shack opens new location in Queens Center Mall
Shake Shack lovers no longer have to travel to John F. Kennedy Airport or Citi Field for a burger, fries and a shake. And they don’t have to venture out to Manhattan, either. The gourmet burger cha...
Dec 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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South Jamaica group celebrates 365 days without shootings
One neighborhood prone to gun violence is celebrating a whole year without a shooting. According to Erica Ford, who leads the South Jamaica Cure Violence program, the area between 111th and 118th a...
Dec 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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A look back at the stories that shaped Queens in 2015
Mourning the loss of heroes in blue The city lost two officer in 2015 in Brian Moore, killed in the line of duty in Queens Village, and Randolph Holder, a Rockaway native killed in the line of duty...
Dec 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
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DOE drops school proposal
Won't convert Linden Place site into high school
Dec 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officials tour pre-K program in College Point
Thanks to the city’s universal pre-kindergarten initiative, four-year-olds across New York City have a free seat in full-day classes at schools like P.S. 29 in College Point. Deputy Mayor Richard B...
Dec 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Students create insulated model homes for STEAM showcase
Part of city agency’s Young Engineers Program
Dec 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Groups distribute toys to children at St. Mary's
Councilman Paul Vallone played Santa Claus to the children at St. Mary's Healthcare System for Children in Bayside on Monday. With the help of some local students and community leaders, Christmas g...
Dec 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woman dies after Porsche crashes into bus outside PS 22
Driver charged with DWI
Dec 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol joins Google for Internet safety presentation
About 93 percent of teenagers go online and surf the vast world of the Internet, according to a Pew Internet Project report. And that number’s only going up. That’s why Google brought its “Online S...
Dec 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officer Brian Moore honored with street co-naming
25-year-old cop killed in line of duty in May
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Developer gives tour of TWA terminal before ULURP starts
Project would open hotel, as well as preserve landmark
Dec 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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People help an unidentified injured person after a group of gunmen attacked a restaurant popular with foreigners in a diplomatic zone of the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka, Bangladesh, Friday, July 1, 2016. A group of gunmen attacked a restaurant popular with foreigners in a diplomatic zone of the Bangladeshi capital on Friday night, taking hostages and exchanging gunfire with security forces, according to a restaurant staff member and local media reports. (AP Photo)DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — The Latest on the attack on a restaurant popular with foreigners in a diplomatic zone in the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka (all times local):


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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The chlorination and filtration systems at an artificial water rapids course where Olympic kayakers train were inadequate to kill a rare, brain-attacking organism, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said after an Ohio teenager died from the amoeba.
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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.


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