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More Trees, Please! Wealthy neighborhoods have the most trees!
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  "God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools." ~John Muir If you'd like to request a tree p...
Just Listed' 1 Bedroom Coop at 218-10 43rd Avenue in Bayside, NY 11361
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George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1br Coop for Sale in Bayside NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Bayside Coop for Sale. Offered for sale by George Her...
EEOC Files Its First of Two Transgender Discrimination Lawsuits
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New York employers should take note that the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) filed and settled its first transgender discrimination lawsuit. In April 2015, the EEOC brought the suit ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: APRIL 2015
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April 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update Homes sales increased in March while inventory levels remained tight. Inventory typically reaches its low point during the winter months, but the current...
Just Listed: 1 Bedroom Coop at The New Hampshire House in Forest Hills, NY 11375
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George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1br Coop for Sale at The New Hampshire House in Forest Hills, NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Forest Hills Coop fo...
Just Listed: 2 Bedroom Coop at the Acropolis Gardens in Astoria, NY 11105
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George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 2br Coop for Sale at Acropolis Gardens in Astoria, NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Astoria Coop for Sale. Offered ...
Just Listed: 2 Bedroom Coop at Bay Terrace Garden in Bayside, NY 11360
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George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 2br Coop for Sale at Bay Terrace Garden in Bayside NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Bayside Coop for Sale. Offered ...
What Is Parental Alienation and How Can It Affect Custody?
Apr 17, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 120 120 recommendations | email to a friend
by Chris Palermo | Apr 7, 2015 | Chris Palermo Blog , Parential Alienation Parental alienation syndrome is a psychological term that means one parent is turning the children against the other paren...
A Legal Perspective for a Recent Tragic New York Accident
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by Steven Palermo | Apr 7, 2015 | Car Accident Attorney's , On April 1, 2015, a tragic car accident occurred in the Bronx on a snowy Grand Concourse service road. A cab driver, suffering from a sei...
The Launch of Stephen D. Hans & Associates’ New Website
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Author: Stephen D. Hans Stephen D. Hans & Associates, P.C. wants to welcome you to the launch of our new employment litigation website.  We hope you can easily find the information you are searchin...

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Whitestone residents try to save bank branch
Capital One set to close Utopia location in April
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Teachers discuss Cuomo’s education plan at Elmhurst forum
Criticize sweeping overhaul proposed in January by governor
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Business, community leaders critical of MoveNY plan
Say tolls on East River bridges really a tax
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New tech grant would benefit community colleges
If passed, schools could apply for $100,000 in funding
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QC students hold vigil for Muslims murdered in NC
Local members of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) joined Queens College faculty and students on Wednesday for a vigil in remembrance of the three Muslim students murdered in North C...
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Pol calls for traffic control agents at Flushing Commons site
State Senator Tony Avella renewed calls for the developers of Flushing Commons to provide traffic control agents at its construction site, repeating concerns about traffic safety that have gone lar...
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Katz unveils new deputy beep at Chamber speech
Also reveals her economic plans for the borough
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Public advocate joins NYU for "Give Kids a Smile" initiative
Program will help underserved children receive free dental care
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Valentines for Vets brightens day in St. Albans
Thousands of donations of candy, hand-written cards, new clothing items, playing cards, puzzles and toiletries were donated by schools, civic organizations, s troops, and local residents as part of...
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Pol, neighbors hope city will finally seize house
A local elected official is hoping an owner's failure to pay property taxes will finally be the catalyst the city needs to take over a nearly 15-year eyesore in Queens Village. According to State S...
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Fired doormen deliver petition to former employer
Say they were shown the door over union efforts
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Let it go! City urges residents to avoid frozen waterways
With two close calls in the last month and winter showing no signs of letting up, the city is warning New Yorkers to stay off frozen waterways in the city’s park. FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro det...
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Smith, Tabone looking at decades behind bars in GOP bribery scheme
Former Queens County HQ shuttered
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Report shows alarming disparities for city’s at-risk youth
Communities in Brooklyn, Queens demonstrate “tale of two cities”
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NYC welcomes record high number of tourists in 2014
56.4 million visitors travel to New York, up 23 percent from 2009
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FILE- In this April 16, 2015 file photo, California Gov. Jerry Brown talks with reporters after a meeting about the drought at his Capitol office in Sacramento, Calif. The State Water Resources Control Board is considering sweeping mandatory emergency regulations to protect water supplies as water levels as some of California's lakes and reservoirs continue to decline. Brown has argued that the voluntary targets in place since early 2014 were insufficient and that Californians needed a jolt to take conservation seriously. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Californians conserved little water in March and local officials were not aggressive in cracking down on waste, state regulators reported Tuesday as they considered tough measures to force savings amid a continuing drought.


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By Julia Edwards WASHINGTON (Reuters) - When U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch visited Baltimore on Tuesday, in the wake of rioting over the death in police custody of Freddie Gray, she made a deliberate attempt to cast herself as different from her predecessor. She visited police headquarters. Former attorney general Eric Holder faced eerily similar circumstances to Lynch in August 2014, amid civil unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, after Michael Brown was killed by a police officer. While Holder met with many people, including Brown's parents, he did not visit the police station.
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Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, R-Rockville Centre, arrives at his office at the Capitol in Albany, N.Y., on Monday, May 4, 2015. (AP Photo/Tim Roske)ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The leader of the state Senate defiantly dismissed a federal criminal complaint against him as "nothing more than a press release" on Tuesday and vowed to keep his position even as more of his fellow Republicans called for him to step down.


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