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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEP 2016
Sep 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
The housing market spiked in August as demand remains at high levels in many neighborhoods, particularly in the 1-3 Family and Condo categories. Affordability does appear to be impacting prospectiv...
8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 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 | 137 137 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 | 166 166 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...
Protecting Your Right as a Spouse in a New York Estate
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 192 192 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...
Are gender identity and religious freedom at odds in America?
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 199 199 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....
Aug 27, 2016 | 2 2 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 | 265 265 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 | 288 288 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 | 281 281 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, ...

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MLB, Scotts team up to renovate College Point diamond
Thanks to some help from the Mets, local youth can now practice their catching and swinging on a newly refurbished field at College Point Fields on 130th Street.. On July 26, Major League Baseball,...
Aug 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Whitestone nabes have had enough of ‘zombie home’
Another week, another zombie home. On Monday, State Senator Tony Avella stood with residents tired of looking at the overgrown abandoned home on the corner of 163rd Street and 25th Drive in Whitest...
Aug 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monitors reveal plane noise an issue in Flushing
Readings well above what is considered healthy by EPA
Jul 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Transit advocates begin campaign to turn around declining bus ridership
Coalition releases report highlighting possible solutions
Jul 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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FDNY opens new EMS station in Jamaica
The Fire Department cut the ribbon on its newest emergency medical services (EMS) station in Jamaica on Friday. The $22 million, 13,000-square-foot facility at 159-10 Goethals Avenue will run 30 am...
Jul 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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To catch a tire dumper
Pols call attention to illegal dumping in Queens park
Jul 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Farm-fresh produce comes to downtown Flushing
Greenmarket will be at Maple Playground through Nov.
Jul 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Main Street to undergo yearlong reconstruction
Project will add up to eight feet of additional sidewalks
Jul 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bayside nabe pushing back on bioswales
Say city never consulted them about installation plans
Jul 19, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Flushing school offers free meals all week
One of three in city open seven days
Jul 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Street renamed for Whitestone victim of 9/11
Sits across from memorial park spearheaded by cousin
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Fresh Meadows sewer project finishes ahead of schedule
A $1.8 million project to install new storm sewers and replace existing water mains in Fresh Meadows was completed one year ahead of schedule, according to the Department of Design and Construction...
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Councilman sues City over park alliance funding, board
Calls alliance a “rogue organization”

Jul 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol announces budget victories for District 20
The 20th District is getting $25 million in funding from fiscal year 2017 toward new capital and expense projects, Councilman Peter Koo announced last week. These projects will help improve schools...
Jul 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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S.J. Jung challenges Stavisky for state Senate seat again
After falling short in 2014, businessman and community advocate S.J. Jung is running again for the state Senate seat currently occupied by incumbent Toby Ann Stavisky. Surrounded by dozens of young...
Jul 12, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African protesters lob rocks at security guards at one of the continent's leading universities. Police fire rubber bullets at students on another campus. Vice-chancellors warn that students might not be able to finish the academic year if a national dispute over financing higher education is not resolved soon.
2016-10-01 07:51:00 -0400

French authorities have sent a demand for property duties to a dead woman -- addressed to her grave in a small town in BrittanyThe mayor of the seaside town of Sarzeau said he had received a letter from the public finance offices to a dead resident, addressed to "grave 24, row E, cemetery road", his secretary told AFP on Saturday. The town's treasurer Christophe Libre told the Ouest France regional newspaper it was a demand for property taxes. "Unfortunately it's not the first time we've had this sort of letter from the public finance centre in Vannes," Libre told the paper.


2016-10-01 07:47:44 -0400

Trump holds a rally with supporters at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, Michigan, U.S.Germany's economy ministry believes a Donald Trump presidency would severely damage the U.S. economy, according to an internal memorandum reported by Der Spiegel magazine on Saturday. The ministry expects "shrinking gross domestic product, fewer jobs and higher unemployment," in the United States if the Republican candidate were to implement his campaign pledges, the magazine cited the memo as saying. Trump, a billionaire businessman seeking his first public office, has proposed tax cuts worth $4.4 trillion and wants to curb government regulation and take a tougher stance on negotiating trade deals.


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