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Seller Concession: What is it and How does it Work?
Nov 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera, Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . Supporting content provided by Robert Kaplan, P.C. What is a Seller Concession? Put simply, a seller conces...
Queens Real Estate Market: NOV 2016
Nov 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . November 2016 Market Update The Queens housing market continued on the same path in October with sales dec...
The Workers’ Compensation Board Ruled Against You—Now What?
Nov 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
by Pyrros & Serres LLP | W orkers Compensation Attorneys New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers The Workers’ Compensation Board Ruled Against You—Now What? You got ...
Employers Walk the Line on Employees’ Social Media Comments
Nov 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans As employers, if you feel that an employee’s comment on social media, such as Facebook or Twitter is damaging to your business’s reputation, it is wise to seek legal counsel...
The French Connection: Oldies But Goodies Movie In Yonkers With Real Stars
Nov 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
  Article by Tiziano Thomas Dossena On November 14, Alamo Theaters in Yonkers presented, on the 45 th  anniversary of its release, the Oscar winning film  The French Connection , which played to a ...
The Million Women March on Washington: Another Moment in History
Nov 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:US Coachways   Bus Rental   The Million Women March on Washington: Another Moment in History Million Women March Gets the Nation’s Attention Is the Million Women March on Washington going to...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: OCT 2016
Nov 01, 2016 | 5 5 comments | 219 219 recommendations | email to a friend
October 2016 Queens Real Estate Market Update A cooling trend in the Queens housing market continued in September with diminished inventory levels being the primary driving force behind the decline...
It’s Only Forty Years! Homecoming 2016 At Queens College
Oct 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 276 276 recommendations | email to a friend
  Article by TIZIANO THOMAS DOSSENA It’s funny how time is relative to people and moments in their life (I know that’s not what Einstein meant, but this is possibly a variant of his theory of relat...
Market Flooded with Homes for Sale!
Oct 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
When you start seeing the same Homes for sale since last July, almost 3 months ago, it only means either the agent, Broker or Homeowner put the price to high to begin with. Buyers are educated. It ...
New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers' Compensation Lawyers
Oct 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 308 308 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Pyrros & Serres LLP Your Rights During a Workers' Compensation Insurance Company Medical Exam When you've been hurt on the job and you file a claim for workers' compensation, one of the fir...

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Fresh Meadows man stuck in tree limbo
Roots damaging his driveway, but city won't act
Sep 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vols build new playground at Samuel Field Y
Kids in northeast Queens will soon have a brand new playground. In just six hours last Friday, nearly 340 volunteers from KaBOOM!, ABC and the Walt Disney Company with help from local high school a...
Sep 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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New state report details expansive growth of Jamaica
But elected officials highlight foreclosures, transit issues
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Port Authority updates Borough Board on LGA progress
Discusses solutions to mitigate area traffic issues
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Selfhelp unveils virtual senior center program
Allows elderly to participate in classes at home
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New security cameras unveiled at NE Queens libraries
Patrons at three libraries in northeast Queens are a little safer. Queens Library CEO Dennis Walcott and Councilman Paul Vallone announced last Wednesday that new closed-circuit television (CCTV) s...
Sep 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ceremony honors 2016 Olympians with Queens roots
Olympians with roots in Queens were saluted with thunderous cheers at a Monday afternoon ceremony at Borough Hall. Borough President Melinda Katz praised the athletes for representing the borough a...
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CUNY schools get $73M to fund capital improvements
City University of New York (CUNY) schools are getting an unprecedented increase in capital funding this year. On Monday, Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito joined members of the City Council's Queens d...
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LGBT groups criticize Jung for ‘homophobic’ comments
Reports surfaced this week that State Senate candidate S.J. Jung told a group of Korean churches in March that he wants to remove any mention of same-sex couples from school textbooks. He later con...
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Chamber launches second Flushing SOUP
Requesting projects ahead of October potluck dinner
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Police make arrest in fatal stabbing of Muslim woman
A Queens man was arrested last week for the fatal stabbing of a 60-year-old woman in Jamaica. On the night of August 31, police were called to the front of 160-12 Normal Road, a short distance from...
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Pol renews effort to curb illegal activity along Roosevelt Ave
Wants a moratorium on new liquor licenses, increased enforcement
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Officials denounce candidate’s stance on abortion
Jung made controversial comments during recent forum
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Queens mans sues borough president over FOIL requests
Wants info on two meetings Katz held on Willets Point
Aug 23, 2016 | 5 5 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Speaker tours Flushing, promotes immigrant services
Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito toured Flushing with Councilman Peter Koo, visiting the Queens Botanical Garden and Hindu Temple Society of North America to learn more about the institutions and prom...
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2016 file photo, Education Secretary John King speaks at the White House in Washington. American students have a math problem. The latest global snapshot of student performance shows declining math scores in the U.S. and stagnant performance in science and reading. King says: "we're losing ground, a troubling prospect when, in today's knowledge-based economy, the best jobs can go anywhere in the world." (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — American students have a math problem.


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German Chancellor Angela addresses her conservative Christian Democratic Union party in Essen on December 6, 2016Chancellor Angela Merkel Tuesday lashed populists seeking to exploit Germany's refugee influx, but set down a tough line on integration -- including a ban on the full-face veil -- as she launched into election campaign mode. "The full veil must be banned wherever it is legally possible," she told the annual gathering of her centre-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU), urging them to back her bid for a fourth term.


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FILE - In this Aug. 5, 2016, file photo, Toronto Blue Jays relief pitcher Joaquin Benoit throws during a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. A person familiar with the negotiations says reliever Joaquin Benoit and the Philadelphia Phillies have agreed to a $7.5 million, one-year contract. The person spoke on condition of anonymity to The Associated Press on Monday, Dec. 5, 2016, because the agreement had not yet been announced. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner, File)OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Reliever Joaquin Benoit and the Philadelphia Phillies have finalized a $7.5 million, one-year contract.


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