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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 | 25 25 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 | 30 30 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 | 30 30 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 | 32 32 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 . ...
Equal Pay for Women Issues
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Long Island City, Queens & NYC Employment Defense Attorney From an employer’s standpoint, if you are following similar pay practices to other businesses, it may seem like safet...
Prevent Boating Tragedy – A Guide to Safe Boating on Long Island
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Steven Palermo: The Suffolk Personal Injury Lawyer Cool ocean breezes on a hot summer day and the freedom of an open sea make boating a favorite pastime for many people. It’s a lifestyle fo...
HemClear: An Alternative Hemorrhoid Treatment
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
Hemorrhoids are painful, swollen blood vessels and veins around the anus that can cause severe discomfort to sufferers. They can be internal, located inside the anus, or external, meaning that you’...
Can I File Suit against My Employer if I Am Injured at Work?
Aug 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers' Compensation Lawyers A question we frequently get from prospective clients has to do with whether or not an employer can be sued in court for a pe...
New York City Affirms Rights to Use Bathrooms Consistent with Gender Identity
Aug 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:Stephen Hans & Associates Media outlets across the country are addressing controversial laws passed recently in certain states that prohibit transgender individuals from using bathrooms cons...

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Pol, non-profits feed hungry families
Art of Men hands out 500 free meals at Pomonok
Aug 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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City Council allocates $500,000 for new labor centers
The city’s day laborers could soon have more regulated centers to find work after a recent $500,000 allocation in this year’s budget towards maintaining and opening new facilities, a major step, ad...
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Community rallies again to protest juvenile detention center
Hope to follow South Ozone Park's lead with audit, lawsuit
Jul 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senator urges the passing of religious law
Would recognize Hindu, Sikh and Islamic faiths for incorporation
Jul 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Workers center announces wage theft clinic
Organizers say governor’s task force misses the point
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At Fort Totten, elected officials call for increased security
Base director says public park makes security 'complex'
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Pols seek relief from airplane noise
Make national recommendations to address potentially harmful noise
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Audit alleges NYCHA underreported repair backlog
Comptroller says housing authority underreported by 50,000
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Cyclists tour Brooklyn-Queens Greenway
Pol leads riders on trek through eastern Queens
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Audit finds finances of former library executives don’t check out
Also calls into question conduct of current interim library head
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Hope for Diwali to be added as school holiday
Holiday impacts hundreds of thousands of New Yorkers
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USTA hosts 5th annual job fair
Looking to fill thousands of positions for US Open
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NE Queens Council candidate in middle of flag-burning protest
Concannon blasts mayor for not stopping event
Jul 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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NE Queens resident enjoy a new Fourth of July tradition
Americans have been celebrating the Fourth of July in some shape or fashion for well over two centuries, and Queens residents are hoping to add a new tradition to the celebrations that take place a...
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DOE honors outstanding 102 student achievers
Honored for educational success despite personal adversity
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Sira, 9, a migrant from Nigeria, smiles as she rides aboard a boat of the Proactiva Open Arms NGO, after being rescued during an operation in the Mediterranean sea, about 17 miles north of Sabratah, Libya, Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)BERLIN (AP) — Faced with more than 1 million migrants flooding across the Mediterranean last year, European nations tightened border controls, set up naval patrols to stop smugglers, negotiated an agreement with Turkey to limit the numbers crossing, shut the Balkan route used by hundreds of thousands, and tried to speed up deportations of rejected asylum-seekers.


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ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's state-run news agency says Kurdish militants have launched a rocket-propelled grenade at a civilian airport in the southeast of the country, causing minor damage and no injuries.
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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at Joni's Roast and Ride during a fundraiser at the Iowa State Fairgrounds, in Des Moines, Iowa, Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Donald Trump said rival Hillary Clinton will push regulations and high taxes that will hurt family farmers as he campaigned in Iowa, an agricultural state that remains a presidential election battleground.


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