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How to Contest your Queens Property Taxes and(or) Building Classification
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 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 | 13 13 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 | 14 14 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 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 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...
How Far Do Privacy Rights Stretch for a Child’s Safety?
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A father recorded a conversation between his son and his ex-wife’s live-in boyfriend. Later on, when he turned in the recording as evidence, the boyfriend’s attorney challenged the admissibility of...
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EEOC Alleges Discrimination Based on Applications Requiring Medical History
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Queens, New York City Employment Defense Firm As employers, when you ask for medical information on a job application, you raise a red flag for the Equal Opportunity Employment Commission (EEOC) an...
Advantages Of Advertising On NYC Billboards & Buildings
May 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
Using billboards to advertise may seem old-fashioned in our technology-driven era. With the internet and the many platforms it reaches out to, why would we still want to advertise with something as...
Restaurants Weigh in on Replacing Tipping with Service Charges
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Queens New York Employment Defense Attorneys Human Resource Consulting Law Firm Various restaurants across the country are in the process of changing tipping into service charges. The Seattle Eater...

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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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Starbucks opens first store in country with Opportunity Youth Initiative
Queens location will target, train out-of-work youth
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Taking care of businesses in Flushing, one survey at a time
The city's Department of Small Business Services, the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce and Flushing Business Improvement District are surveying businesses in Flushing to figure out how best to ...
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Avella secures $1M for Bayside HS
Will be used to renovate auditorium, field house
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NYPD satellite precinct will stay open 24 hours
Will better serve residents of south Queens, 105th Precinct
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Authorities stand outside Irving Plaza, near Manhattan's Union Square in New York after a shooting Wednesday, May 25, 2016. Police say several were injured in a deadly shooting inside the concert venue, where hip-hop artist T.I. was scheduled to perform. (AP Photo/Dana Schimmel)NEW YORK (AP) — One person was killed and three others wounded in a shooting inside a concert venue in New York City, where hip-hop artist T.I. was scheduled to perform, police said.


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At around 0220 GMT, Brent North Sea crude for July delivery was up 27 cents at $50.01 a barrel while West Texas Intermediate was trading 21 cents higher at $49.77Brent crude passed $50 a barrel for the first time in 2016 on Thursday after data showed a fall in US crude inventories, adding to expectations of a tightening global market. At around 0330 GMT, Brent North Sea crude for July delivery was up 33 cents at $50.07 a barrel while US benchmark West Texas Intermediate was trading 29 cents higher at $49.85. The gains came as markets digested news that US commercial crude oil inventories fell by 4.2 million barrels in the week to May 20, according to US Department of Energy data.


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Atlanta Braves pinch-hitter Gordon Beckham celebrates with A.J. Pierzynski (15) after hitting a two-run home run during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday, May 25, 2016, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)ATLANTA (AP) — Jonathan Villar's run-scoring single in the 13th inning gave the Milwaukee Brewers a 3-2 victory over the Braves, sending Atlanta to another home loss Wednesday night.


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