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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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Former Knicks player honored with street renaming
Hundreds of family and friends of former NBA player Anthony Mason gathered at the corner of Rockaway Boulevard and 147th Street last Saturday as the athlete was honored with a street co-naming. “An...
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Group protests commencement speech over housing program
Call for changes to Distressed Asset Stabilization Program
Jun 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens College celebrates 92nd commencement
Speakers urge students to set high goals, contribute
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York College celebrates 46th graduating class
Celebration for many students of immigrant families
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Thousands line streets for Little Neck-Douglaston parade
As it has every Memorial Day since 1927, The Little Neck-Douglaston Memorial Day Parade marched up Northern Boulevard on Monday afternnon. This year’s grand marshal was retired Lt. Gen. Richard P. ...
Jun 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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SLIDESHOW: Memorial Day Observance in Whitestone
Whitestone residents marked Memorial Day with a solemn ceremony at the neighborhood’s war memorial, followed by a parade up 149th Street.
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Pol announces plan to address ongoing trash issue
State Senator Toby Ann Stavisky was the latest Flushing official to weigh in on the trash problem plaguing the Prince Street Triangle. Stavisky detailed a three-point plan on Friday to address the ...
May 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Delta addresses long airport waits with extra staff
TSA offers tip to help summer travelers
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Two arrests in Whitestone attack
Man hired goon to attack teen girlfriend, but targeted wrong girl
May 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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College Point residents face another mosquito-filled summer
Now worry about Zika in addition to West Nile
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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City, chamber come to agreement on trash bin issue
Sanitation to provide receptacles at Flushing intersection
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Children’s hospital workers demand better benefits plan
Hold informational picket outside of facility
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Derelict barges removed from Flushing Bay
Congressman offers reward to find dumping culprits
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City orders chamber to trash trash bins
Promises to address issues at 'Trash Triangle'
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Seed money for Queens farm
A local elected official presented $25,000 to a group that teaches Queens residents about agriculture on the longest continually farmed site in New York City. “Rather than have them travel long dis...
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Italy's Prime Minister Matteo Renzi (C) embraces Arquata's mayor Leandro Petrucci during a funeral service in a gymnasium in Ascoli Piceno, central Italy on August 27, 2016, three days after a 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck the regionItaly held a tear-drenched funeral Saturday for dozens of its earthquake victims as the country observed a day of mourning over a disaster that killed nearly 300 people. President Sergio Mattarella, Prime Minister Matteo Renzi and other leaders were among hundreds of mourners who sat solemnly behind 35 coffins in a sports hall in Ascoli Piceno. The hall in the capital of the Marche region had been converted temporarily to a place of worship for the funeral of most of the people who perished in the villages of Arquata del Tronto and Pescara del Tronto in the region's mountainous interior.


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BERLIN (AP) — Anti-Islam activists have staged an hour-long demonstration atop Berlin's Brandenburg Gate.
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Kenya's Sports Minister Hassan Wario on Thursday announced the disbanding of the Kenyan Olympic committee after the allegations surfacedThree top Kenyan Olympics officials have been arrested as investigators probe allegations of mismanagement and corruption at the Rio Games, police sources said. Francis Paul, secretary-general of the National Olympic Committee of Kenya (NOCK), was arrested on Friday, one of the police sources said on condition of anonymity.


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