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8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor and Listing Specialist with the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . We sell a lot of properties here in Queens, and being that we’re in New York City, a lot of ...
More About Women’s Rights in the News — the ERA
Sep 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
As an employment defense litigation lawyer, I pay attention to civil rights issues, and lately women’s rights issues have gained attention from the media. Actress Patricia Arquette has actively wor...
Can Car Accidents Cause PTSD?
Sep 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 116 116 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:Steven Palermo: The Suffolk Personal Injury Lawyer You hear about post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) that military service members experience from active duty. However, studies now show t...
Are gender identity and religious freedom at odds in America?
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 147 147 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Leeds Brown Law A recent ruling against the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has inspired mixed reactions. The case (EEOC v. R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Homes, Inc., E.D. Mich....
Protecting Your Right as a Spouse in a New York Estate
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 140 140 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Bonnie Lawston A Spouse’s Right of Inheritance in New York Under New York law, when a married person dies, the surviving spouse has a “right of election,” a statutory right to receive eithe...
Aug 27, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Well congratulations to Jim Turano. You have served the Communities for 37 years in the Real Estate Business and now through a chance meeting with a famous artist she had to sketch you. Very good b...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 213 213 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 | 239 239 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 | 233 233 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 | 210 210 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 . ...

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QEDC’s E-Space celebrates five years
The food startup incubator Entrepreneur Space celebrated its fifth birthday in style. E-Space, which is run by the Queens Economic Development Corporation (QEDC) out of a building in Long Island Ci...
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Boro prez holds hearing on Muni Lot 3 project
Shows initial support despite local board's objections
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Townsend Harris students prepare care packages for homeless
Goods will be delivered to residents at Pan Am shelter
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Pols reiterate call to drop Flushing West rezoning
MTA reveals 7 train at near capacity during rush hour
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National Tennis Center renovations on schedule for 2018 completion
2016 is last year for current Louis Armstrong Stadium
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NYPD canine grads ready to take on terrorism
'Vapor Wake' unit to focus on suicide bombers
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Flushing library to host food scrap drop-off site
QBG, NYC Compost table will be open on Wednesdays
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City has first in-patient unit to treat postpartum depression
Facility will be housed at Zucker Hillside in Glen Oaks
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Bayside High grads, students mark 80 years
Celebration to mark anniversary planned for June
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Flushing CSA members hobnob with their farmer
Gearing up for start of new season of produce deliveries
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First phase of Flushing Commons reaches full height
Construction should be complete by end of 2016
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Queens College opens new center focused on veterans
Queens College is aiming to be the most veteran-friendly school within the City College of New York (CUNY) system. Last week, the school unveiled a new Veteran's Service Center in the student union...
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Pols come out against city's Flushing West plan
Already overcrowded transit system tops list of concerns
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After years of delay, Flushing station project underway
Riders who have been waiting for years for upgrades to the Flushing Long Island Rail Road stations are finally starting to see some progress. While the only differences they'll notice so far are ne...
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Cunningham Heights residents protest management's neglect
Say rent has gone up while service has gone down
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Houston police say they are checking the gunman's car for explosivesSix people were injured after a gunman opened fire at a mall in Houston, Texas Monday before police shot him, police and firefighters said. Houston Fire Department spokesman Richard Mann said the injuries were of varying gravity with some suffering gunshot wounds and others cut by broken glass.


2016-09-26 09:38:50 -0400

Traders work on the floor of the NYSE in New York City(Reuters) - U.S. stocks opened lower on Monday as Apple weighed on the three major indexes and investors geared up for the first debate between U.S. presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 104.99 points, or 0.57 percent, at 18,156.46. The S&P 500 was down 10.73 points, or 0.5 percent, at 2,153.96 and the Nasdaq Composite was down 32.99 points, or 0.62 percent, at 5,272.76. (Reporting by Yashaswini Swamynathan in Bengaluru; Editing by Savio D'Souza)


2016-09-26 09:38:33 -0400

Medical experts blame air pollution for 2,500 deaths each year in ParisStrollers and cyclists can breathe easy on the banks of the Seine after Paris on Monday approved a plan to ban cars on a long stretch of riverside road cutting across the city. A centrepiece of her battle against pollution, the plan has divided opinion in the French capital. "We need to slow down a bit, let go, stop and relax," said Violetta Kolodziejczak, a restaurant greeter.


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