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Money Saving Winter Roofing Tips- Spot Out Faulty Gutters Yourself
Jun 24, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 469 469 recommendations | email to a friend
A good roof is perhaps one of the most important investments a homeowner can make. Any good investment requires good maintenance. One of the most crucial factors in upholding a roofing system is th...
How to Throw a Block Party in Queens
Jun 16, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
By George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . A Block Party is defined as a community sponsored, public event where there are no sales of goods or servi...
Camping Safety Guidelines
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
Schools are letting out and summer vacations begin. Many children will be heading off to summer camps as part of their vacation recreation and many families plan their own camping trips, some for f...
Is My Job Protected While I Pursue a Workers’ Compensation Claim?
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
Workers Compensation Attorneys Queens & New York If you have been injured on the job and need to seek compensation under New York’s workers’ compensation laws, you may have some concerns about whet...
Dominoes Pizza Sued for Wage and Hour Violations
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit against Domino’s Pizza for underpaying staff. According to Legal Reader , last year the Attorney General’s Office settled for $1...
How to Contest your Queens Property Taxes and(or) Building Classification
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 226 226 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 | 231 231 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 | 226 226 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 | 1 1 comments | 259 259 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...

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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
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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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Avella presents longtime volunteers with Liberty Medal
Four volunteers recognized for decades of service to community
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Judge puts brakes on Willets West
Agrees with plaintiffs that parking lot is technically parkland
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Vallone announces $3.2 million commitment
District 25 and 26 schools will get capital improvements
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SLIDESHOW: Carnival For All Children
Flushing elected officials made good on their promise to host a “Carnival for All Children” at Bowne Playground on Sanford Avenue in Flushing on Tuesday. The event was a response to a neighborhood ...
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More to check out at your local library
New funding allows branches to stay open six days
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Home Secretary Minister Theresa May is now leading five candidates vying to replace Prime Minister David Cameron, who resigned after losing the referendum on EU membershipBritain's ruling Conservative Party was left reeling on Friday, after the shock withdrawal of favourite Boris Johnson from the race to become prime minister in the wake of the vote to leave the EU. Interior Minister Theresa May is now leading five candidates vying to replace Prime Minister David Cameron, who announced his resignation after losing the referendum on Britain's membership of the 28-nation alliance. May urged voters to stay in the European Union before the poll, but promised to respect their verdict if she took office.


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Michael Phelps spits water after swimming in the men's 200-meter individual medley preliminaries at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials, Thursday, June 30, 2016, in Omaha, Neb. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte did their part.


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Euro 2016: Wales v BelgiumAt least 150,000 Belgian fans are expected to flood across the border into France on Friday to see their side take on Gareth Bale's Wales in the Euro 2016 quarter-final. Barely 12,000 Belgian fans and a similar number of Wales supporters have tickets for the 50,000-capacity Lille stadium where the two will decide who plays Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal in the European Championship semi-final next Wednesday.


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