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Money Saving Winter Roofing Tips- Spot Out Faulty Gutters Yourself
Jun 24, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 438 438 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 | 71 71 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 | 73 73 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 | 73 73 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 | 83 83 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 | 200 200 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 | 199 199 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 | 196 196 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 | 225 225 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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Meng honors nine headed to academies
Congresswoman Grace Meng hosted a reception on Monday for her nominees who will be attending prestigious service academies following graduation. The academies receive thousands of applications from...
Jun 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Free concert series returns to Sunnyside plaza
Local families and commuters gathered at Bliss Plaza last Thursday evening, dancing and enjoying a free performance by a jazz band on stilts. The performance was the first installment of a free con...
Jun 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Suozzi picks up key backers
Voters in northeast Queens might not be aware of it, but there is a congressional primary on the horizon. Five Democrats are vying to replace Congressman Steve Israel, who left his seat in the 3rd ...
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
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Group protests commencement speech over housing program
Call for changes to Distressed Asset Stabilization Program
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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 | 5 5 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
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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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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton gestures as she speaks during a rally in Raleigh, N.C., Wednesday, June 22, 2016. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)ST. LOUIS (AP) — Democrats approved a draft of the party platform early Saturday that includes steps to break up large Wall Street banks, advocates for a $15 an hour wage and urges the abolition of the death penalty, reflecting the influence of Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign.


2016-06-25 02:29:47 -0400

Trans-Atlantic Trend? Trump sees UK vote as validationWASHINGTON (AP) — Britain's stunning vote to bolt from the European Union sent political tremors across the Atlantic, fueling Donald Trump's confidence that frustrated U.S. voters will back similarly sweeping change and rattling Democrats who are banking on Americans ultimately choosing a more conventional leader in Hillary Clinton.


2016-06-25 02:29:21 -0400
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A 72-year-old New Hampshire woman who says Bill Cosby raped her in 1965 has withdrawn her civil defamation lawsuit against the comedian after a federal judge had allowed the case to move forward.
2016-06-25 02:28:28 -0400