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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEP 2016
Sep 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The housing market spiked in August as demand remains at high levels in many neighborhoods, particularly in the 1-3 Family and Condo categories. Affordability does appear to be impacting prospectiv...
8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 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 | 128 128 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 | 158 158 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 | 191 191 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 | 185 185 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 | 2 2 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 | 259 259 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 | 282 282 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 | 276 276 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, ...

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NE Queens residents sound off on airplane noise
Northeast Queens residents upset about the increase in plane noise over their neighborhoods got a chance to make some noise of their own at a meeting with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) ...
Mar 21, 2013 | 2 2 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Another Douglaston home lost to history?
Residents call on LPC to approve historic district
Mar 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Legendary coach dies at 82
Jack Curran, the influential coach at Archbishop Molloy high school for the past 55 years, died last Thursday. He was 82. Last month, Curran fell and broke his kneecap while he was on his way to ch...
Mar 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fairness Coalition of Queens report critical of USTA expansion
Community members and elected officials gathered once again in an effort to protect their parkland at Flushing Meadows-Corona Park from the proposed expansion from the United States Tennis Associat...
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Is the time right for an increase in the minimum wage?
Support growing, but it could hurt small biz
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LIC breaks ground on affordable housing residential buildings
Hunter’s Point South residents to expand
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PSAs address issues in Downtown Flushing
Councilman Peter Koo last week unveiled a series of public service announcements aimed at the Chinese community to address quality-of-life issues in Flushing. The first round of PSAs will focus on ...
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New Rikers program to target pre-trial detainees
Looks to decrease rate of inmates who end up back in jail
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Shoddy bridge reconstruction leaves 149th Street closed
Pol calls on DOT to pressure contractor to fix the work
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Bloomberg’s last State of the City from Brooklyn’s new arena
Next batch of mayor hopefuls bash stop-and-frisk policy
Feb 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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USTA tries to build support for tennis center expansion
The United States Tennis Association (USTA) was shopping their expansion plan for the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center last week, presenting their proposal to both community boards 6 and 9. ...
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Fine foods sampled and gold pans awarded
The best of Queens food showcased
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New anti-gambling coalition to fight casino at Willets Point
In a timely announcement of their formation, the “Don’t Gamble on our Community” coalition met at the RAICES Corona Senior Center last week to discuss the possible impact of a casino in their neigh...
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How to celebrate the Lunar New Year 2013
Some fun activities for your holiday celebration
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Pols honor Intel semifinalist
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Twitter, 'lies' and videotape: Trump shames beauty queenPlunging deeper into campaign controversy, Donald Trump publicly shamed a former beauty queen on Friday for her "disgusting" sexual past and then — in one of presidential history's more bizarre ...


2016-09-30 19:40:52 -0400
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, in a meeting last week with a small number of Syrian civilians and others, said he had lost an argument within the Obama administration to back up diplomatic efforts to end the bloodshed in Syria with the threat of using military force, the New York Times reported on Friday. The newspaper said it had obtained an audio recording of the 40-minute discussion that took place at the Dutch Mission to the United Nations on Sept. 22. The meeting took place days after a ceasefire Kerry had negotiated with Russia had collapsed and rebel-held areas of the Syrian city of Aleppo were coming under heavy air strikes as Moscow and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's government rejected a U.S. plea to halt flights.
2016-09-30 19:36:41 -0400
BEACH HAVEN, N.J. (AP) — Police say a 59-year-old man who wore a bikini fashioned out of see-through plastic wrap on a New Jersey beach is facing a criminal charge.
2016-09-30 19:34:05 -0400