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What to Do When You Have Been Hurt at Work
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Under the laws of New York, if you have been hurt on the job, you have a right to seek benefits under the state’s workers’ compensation system. The program is what has been commonly referred to as ...
Minor Repairs and Improvements that Make all the Difference in Queens
Feb 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty .   Whenever we meet with Homeowners who are thinking of selling, we usually give them some homework befo...
Queens Real Estate Market: 2015 Year in Review
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty   Queens Real Estate Market 2015 Year in Review Welcome to our first edition of the “Queens Real Estate M...
Can You Ask Employees to Undergo Medical Screening and Ask About Medical History?
Jan 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Employment Defense Attorney talks about Non Discrimination Act Knowing what you can ask and must not ask employees or job applicants is vital for businesses. With all the information avail...
Should you Sell a Property with or without Tenants?
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home team at Keller Williams Realty So you own a rental or investment property in Queens and you’ve determined that now is the right time to ...
What Does the 2016 Minimum Wage Hike Mean for You as an Employer?
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 173 173 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans A minimum wage increase of $8.75 to $9.00 went into effect in New York on December 31, 2015. For employers, it obviously means you must pay higher wages to all employees who...
Business Law: Corporations VS. Partnerships VS. Sole Proprietorship
Jan 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 225 225 recommendations | email to a friend
There are various types of business organizations: corporations, general partnerships and sole proprietorships. These business organizations have their own legal requirements so they can also be co...
Press Agents—Foot Soldiers in Celebrity Divorce Wars
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 240 240 recommendations | email to a friend
by Chris Palermo | Dec 31, 2015 | Chris Palermo Blog , divorce , PTB Blog How Celebrities Win and Lose at Divorce For regular folks, divorce is mostly won or lost in the courtroom, or in legal proc...
Long Island Man Driving Lamborghini Dies in Single Car Run-Off-Road Crash
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 243 243 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | Dec 29, 2015 | Car Accident Attorney's , PTB Blog Port Jefferson, Long Island Car Crash CBS New York reported that Glen Nelson, age 48, who lived in Belle Terre died in a crash ...
Marco Malvaldi’s “Game For Five”
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 356 356 recommendations | email to a friend
Review by Tiziano Thomas Dossena To read a book that was originally written in Italian and that uses idiomatic expressions with validity and proper impact in the English translation is a special tr...

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QC students hold vigil for Muslims murdered in NC
Local members of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) joined Queens College faculty and students on Wednesday for a vigil in remembrance of the three Muslim students murdered in North C...
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol calls for traffic control agents at Flushing Commons site
State Senator Tony Avella renewed calls for the developers of Flushing Commons to provide traffic control agents at its construction site, repeating concerns about traffic safety that have gone lar...
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Katz unveils new deputy beep at Chamber speech
Also reveals her economic plans for the borough
Feb 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Public advocate joins NYU for "Give Kids a Smile" initiative
Program will help underserved children receive free dental care
Feb 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Valentines for Vets brightens day in St. Albans
Thousands of donations of candy, hand-written cards, new clothing items, playing cards, puzzles and toiletries were donated by schools, civic organizations, s troops, and local residents as part of...
Feb 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol, neighbors hope city will finally seize house
A local elected official is hoping an owner's failure to pay property taxes will finally be the catalyst the city needs to take over a nearly 15-year eyesore in Queens Village. According to State S...
Feb 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fired doormen deliver petition to former employer
Say they were shown the door over union efforts
Feb 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Let it go! City urges residents to avoid frozen waterways
With two close calls in the last month and winter showing no signs of letting up, the city is warning New Yorkers to stay off frozen waterways in the city’s park. FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro det...
Feb 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Smith, Tabone looking at decades behind bars in GOP bribery scheme
Former Queens County HQ shuttered
Feb 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
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Report shows alarming disparities for city’s at-risk youth
Communities in Brooklyn, Queens demonstrate “tale of two cities”
Feb 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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NYC welcomes record high number of tourists in 2014
56.4 million visitors travel to New York, up 23 percent from 2009
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109th Precinct honored for dedication to community safety
Despite recent accusations of violence and hate, not everyone is pulling out pitchforks and leading a lynch mob to attack police officers. The Hindu Temple Society of North America in Flushing held...
Feb 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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SUNY loophole allows charter schools to bypass public hearings
City Council introduces resolution to stop “undemocratic” process
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol, attorney warn immigrants about reform scams
Note protections under executive action not in effect yet
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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7 train will run for Lunar New Year
Revelers looking to celebrate the Lunar New Year next month will find it a little easier to get to Flushing. Not only will the MTA suspend construction work on the 7 line the weekend of the annual ...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, centre right, stands next to the head of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau Artem Sytnyk, centre left, during a ceremony of oath taking by the officers of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau’s Special Operations Department, in Kiev, Ukraine, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016. (Markiv Mykhailo/Pool Photo via AP)MOSCOW (AP) — The head of the International Monetary Fund warned Ukraine on Wednesday that the organization would be unable to keep supporting the country financially if it doesn't step up its reform efforts.


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Refugees arrive by train at the transit center for refugees near northern Macedonian village of Tabanovce, before continuing their journey to Serbia, Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016. Macedonian authorities are reinforcing a barrier at the country's border with Greece that is designed to limit the number of migrants crossing into the country, accepting people only from war-affected zones who declare Austria or Germany as their final destination. (AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski)BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on the influx of migrants into Europe (all times local):


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AP Exclusive: Iranian drone first over US carrier since 2014DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — An Iranian drone that flew over a U.S. aircraft carrier last month was the first to conduct an overflight of an American carrier since 2014, according to a U.S. Navy report obtained by The Associated Press on Wednesday.


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