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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEP 2016
Sep 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 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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Northeast Queens residents rally against zoning amendment proposal
Residents from throughout Northeast Queens staged a rally in opposition to the Department of City Plannings Zoning for Quality and Affordability (ZQA) text amendment proposal last week. The proposa...
Nov 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Avella honors two local veterans
State Senator Tony Avella held his annual Veterans Day ceremony honoring distinguished veterans, presenting Gustave Logerfo and Gerard Vilbig with New York State Legislative Resolutions honoring th...
Nov 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jill Biden visits Queens to promote free community college
Dr. Jill Biden, a college professor and the wife of United States Vice President Joe Biden, visited Long Island City last week to tell LaGuardia Community College students about Heads Up America, t...
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Money for College Point Boulevard
Will go toward beautification project
Nov 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens College marks Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Queens College held a ceremony to highlight the issue of domestic abuse that woman across the country endure, as well as work to find solutions. “This is learned behavior,” said Queens College Pres...
Nov 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mets fans rally for team’s success in World Series
Fans of all ages and backgrounds gather at Borough Hall
Oct 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Douglaston Manor street gets a historic upgrade
State Senator Tony Avella presented a $210,000 check to the Douglaston Manor Association on Monday to pay for a guard rail project that will enhance the historic aesthetic along Shore Road. The pro...
Oct 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Street renaming honors legacy of Allison Hope Liao
Community remembers young girl killed at Flushing intersection
Oct 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol says neglected property example of flawed process
Wants city to revamp how it deals with abandoned homes
Oct 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol highlights systemic problems with DOB
Illegal construction in Flushing, Holliswood exemplifies problem
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Koo urges landmark status for Flushing church
Councilman Peter Koo called on the city to landmark Bowne Street Church in Flushing last week at a hearing before the Landmarks Preservation Commission. “The Bowne Street Community Church is a beau...
Oct 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nonprofit aims to integrate developmentally disabled into workforce
Public Advocate Letitia James visited Astoria nonprofit Human First last week, learning more about the group’s range of programming and services for New York City’s developmentally disabled communi...
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Long Island man leads police on a high speed chase
Pursuit causes bus to nearly crash through home
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New lending circle will help immigrants build credit
Program designed to formalize traditional loan payments
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Indian spiritual master leads conference at QC
Swami shared life teachings and blessings
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FILE - In this Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016, file photo, Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman stretches an NFL football game against the New York Giants in East Rutherford, N.J. Norman was fined $48,620 by the NFL on Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, for his unnecessary roughness foul on Giants wide receiver Sterling Shepard last week. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman was fined $48,620 by the NFL on Friday for his unnecessary roughness foul on New York Giants wide receiver Sterling Shepard last week.


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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a campaign stop in Coral Springs, Fla., Friday, Sept. 30, 2016. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — Hillary Clinton is criticizing Donald Trump's Twitter tirade against a former beauty pageant winner, calling it "unhinged, even for him."


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Suspended University of Southern California football player Osa Masina attends a hearing at the Matheson Courthouse in Salt Lake City on Friday, Sept. 30, 2016. Masina, 19, is accused of assaulting a woman after she passed out following a July party in Utah. (Rick Egan/The Salt Lake Tribune via AP)SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A suspended University of Southern California football player charged with rape in Utah and facing allegations involving the same woman in California was ordered Friday not to contact the alleged victim.


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