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How to Contest your Queens Property Taxes and(or) Building Classification
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 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 | 25 25 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 | 29 29 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 | 56 56 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 | 64 64 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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EEOC Alleges Discrimination Based on Applications Requiring Medical History
May 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 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 | 120 120 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
Apr 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 217 217 recommendations | email to a friend
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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They hate cig butts and they cannot lie
Officials work to alleviate cigarette litter
Apr 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Three-car crash destroys part of Queens grocery store
Several injuries reported by authorities at the scene
Apr 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Appeals arguments heard on Willet’s West “mega mall.”
Avella, others argue putting a mall on existing parking lot
Apr 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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City presents zoning changes for affordable housing
But skeptics say the plan will promote overdevelopment
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Asian women’s center opens in Elmhrst
Center to service victims of abuse, human trafficking
Apr 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jack Friedman, executive director of the Queens Chamber, passes away
Jack Friedman, who served as executive director of the Queens Chamber of Commerce since 2007, passed away on Thursday. The cause of death is unknown, but Friedman, 55, reportedly suffered from diab...
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They just did it! Hundreds welcome Nike outlet
Excitement surrounds opening of SkyView's newest store
Apr 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens women plotted possible terrorist attack
Charged with studying, collecting materials to make explosives.
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Queens looking to increase tourism
New initiative works with non-profit to showcase borough
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Masbia Soup Kitchen to distribute 25,000 Passover meals
Pols gather at kitchen in anticipation of Jewish holidays
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Tattoo lovers flock to Resorts World Casino
Plays host to United Ink festival for first time
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Workers rally as 500 union members lose health insurance
Employer says the fault lies with HMOs
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Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce holds first meeting
Elects council of advisors, board of directors
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St. John's faculty, students shave heads for good cause
University chops for pediatric cancer research in sixth annual event
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Long Island City artwork sparks cultural discussion
Town hall meeting covers topics on the arts
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Five United Nations peacekeepers were killed and one other seriously injured in an ambush in central Mali on Sunday, the United Nations said. A convoy of soldiers in the U.N. Multidimensional Integrated Stabilisation Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) was attacked 30 kilometers (19 miles) west of Sevaré, the U.N. said. "I condemn in the strongest terms this despicable crime," said MINUSMA head Mahamat Saleh Annadif, adding that it constituted "crimes against humanity under international law".
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Fans make their way through the main gate and security as they arrive before the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday, May 29, 2016. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)The Latest on motorsport's busiest day, with Formula One's Monaco Grand Prix followed by the Indianapolis 500 and NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600 (all times local):


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ITF President David Haggerty poses for the photographer after an interview at the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Sunday, May 29, 2016 in Paris. The head of the International Tennis Federation says there is "still an awful lot of work that needs to go on" to have his sport's facilities ready for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in August. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)PARIS (AP) — The head of the International Tennis Federation says there is "still an awful lot of work that needs to go on" to have his sport's facilities ready for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in August.


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