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This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 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 | 23 23 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 | 23 23 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 | 25 25 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 | 12 12 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 | 56 56 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 | 57 57 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 | 86 86 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 | 91 91 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...
Can a Party in a Divorce Case Sue a Judge?
Aug 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
Suing a judge occurs rarely, but does happen. In 2015, the judge presiding over a NY divorce case sanctioned an attorney who represented himself in the divorce case. Recently, the attorney filed a ...

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Make the Road New York rally to save Flushing Meadows
Queens community members and park goers gather at city hall
Jun 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 176 176 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ben’s Best congratulates spelling bee winner from Queens
Around lunchtime on Sunday, Scripps National Spelling Bee winner Arvind Mahankali enjoyed a dish of knaidel with Congresswoman Grace Meng at Ben's Best Gourmet Deli on Queens Boulevard in Rego Park...
Jun 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Avella throws his support behind Graziano
State Senator Tony Avella weighed in on the race for his old City Council seat, endorsing candidate Paul Graziano last week in front of Graziano's Flushing home. Avella cited the work that he and G...
Jun 05, 2013 | 2 2 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols call for steps to catch hit-and-run drivers
Cite unsolved death of man in Flushing
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Photos from the 2013 Little Neck/Douglaston Memorial Day Parade

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Scenes from the 2013 Whitestone Memoridal Day Parade

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Nabes say tree pruning the last straw
Upset auto service center ruined street trees
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Taste of Queens food expo at Citi Field
The Queens Economic Development Corporation showcase the best in the borough
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FAA agrees to discuss changes to LGA departures
Will meet to explain lack of full environmental study
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Pols want CB's in loop on state brownfield sites
Introduce bill requiring DEC to notify boards
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Live to ride again: nabe tries to save stables
Landlord looking to sell property that is home to riding club
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Mayoral candidates criticize Bloomberg on education
Four of the mayoral hopefuls sat on a stage in the auditorium of P.S. 29 in Cobble Hill and discussed the New York City education system before a packed house. Sal Albanese, Comptroller John Liu, P...
May 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Frustrated residents sound off on plane noise
Group hosts meeting to educate public on recent changes
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Fresh Meadows residents sound off at town hall
Residents focused on the state of education in the neighborhood
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Queens Botanical Garden hosts Arbor Fest
The Queens Botanical Garden celebrated Arbor Day on Sunday, welcoming visitors to the Flushing garden to take part in Arbor Fest. There were plenty of activities throughout the day, including guide...
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Bangladesh police stand guard around a militant hideout in Narayanganj after it was raided by police on August 27, 2016Bangladesh police stormed a militant hideout outside Dhaka Saturday, shooting dead three Islamist extremists, including the suspected mastermind of a horrific attack on a cafe that killed 22 mostly foreign hostages last month. The three bodies were retrieved after police staged an hour-long gun battle with extremists in Narayanganj, a city 25 kilometres (16 miles) south of Dhaka, officers said. "Tamim Chowdhury is dead.


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Two members of Guinea's Olympic team disappeared from the athletes village in Rio and have not been seen since, possibly having become illegal economic migrants, a senior sports official told Reuters on Friday. "The swimmer Amadou Camara and Mame Adama Bangoura, who does judo, fled the Olympic village and stayed in Brazil.
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A man carries a street sign as opposition party supporters clash with police in HarareBy MacDonald Dzirutwe HARARE (Reuters) - President Robert Mugabe warned protesters on Friday there would be no "Arab Spring" in Zimbabwe after anti-government demonstrations descended it to some of the worst violence seen in the southern African nation for two decades. Zimbabwean police fired tear gas and water cannon at opposition leaders and hundreds of demonstrators at a protest against Mugabe and the ruling ZANU-PF, before unrest swept across large parts of the capital Harare.


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