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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 | 38 38 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 | 43 43 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 | 43 43 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 | 45 45 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 . ...
Equal Pay for Women Issues
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Long Island City, Queens & NYC Employment Defense Attorney From an employer’s standpoint, if you are following similar pay practices to other businesses, it may seem like safet...
Prevent Boating Tragedy – A Guide to Safe Boating on Long Island
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Steven Palermo: The Suffolk Personal Injury Lawyer Cool ocean breezes on a hot summer day and the freedom of an open sea make boating a favorite pastime for many people. It’s a lifestyle fo...
HemClear: An Alternative Hemorrhoid Treatment
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
Hemorrhoids are painful, swollen blood vessels and veins around the anus that can cause severe discomfort to sufferers. They can be internal, located inside the anus, or external, meaning that you’...
Can I File Suit against My Employer if I Am Injured at Work?
Aug 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers' Compensation Lawyers A question we frequently get from prospective clients has to do with whether or not an employer can be sued in court for a pe...
New York City Affirms Rights to Use Bathrooms Consistent with Gender Identity
Aug 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:Stephen Hans & Associates Media outlets across the country are addressing controversial laws passed recently in certain states that prohibit transgender individuals from using bathrooms cons...

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Queens mans sues borough president over FOIL requests
Wants info on two meetings Katz held on Willets Point
Aug 23, 2016 | 5 5 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Speaker tours Flushing, promotes immigrant services
Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito toured Flushing with Councilman Peter Koo, visiting the Queens Botanical Garden and Hindu Temple Society of North America to learn more about the institutions and prom...
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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New law provides loans to smallest small biz
Provides capital to owners who may lack credit history
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tennis program gets $800K from City Council
For over 40 years, the City Council has helped fund the citywide New York Junior Tennis and Learning (NYJTL) program. Last Thursday, Councilman Rory Lancman continued that lengthy relationship by p...
Aug 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Whitestone residents rally for new supermarket
Residents in one Queens neighborhood are worried the supermarket they lost almost a year ago could be gone for good. Waldbaum's filed for bankruptcy in 2015, and many of the chain's Queens location...
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State lawmakers renew push to pass DREAM Act
After failing to pass a bill that would allow undocumented immigrants to receive financial aid for college, State Senate Democrats are once again calling for the DREAM Act to be made law. State sen...
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Forgotten Flushing cemetery to get a memorial
For years, the hundreds of people buried in the Olde Towne Flushing Burial Ground went unnoticed. It was just a short seven years ago that the park at 165th Street and 46th Avenue was officially re...
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Avella demands business vacate empty Whitestone lot
Accuses company of illegally storing materials at property
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Immigrant wants alleged attacker charged with hate crime
Police arrested both for assault at scene
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Flushing bridge finally reopens to cars
After six years and much anticipation, the 149th Street Bridge is finally open. Since 2010, the bridge over the LIRR tracks has been barricaded and blocked off to cars. On Thursday State Senator To...
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109th Precinct hosts annual Night Out event
The community and 109th Precinct came out for a night of fun and relaxation during the annual National Night Out Against Crime on August 2. Local officers and residents filled Bowne Playground, as ...
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Flushing's 149th Street Bridge finally reopens
After five long years, cars can again travel stretch through Murray Hill
Aug 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Whitestone supermarket destroyed in fire
Strawberry Farm completely destroyed in Tuesday night blaze
Aug 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Seven Sutphin businesses get a facade makeover
Part of more improvements coming to the boulevard
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The curious case of the missing hydrant caps
Pol calls on city to address issues with fire hydrants
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Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, get medical attention during his first round match against Jerzy Janowicz, of Poland, at the US Open tennis tournament, Monday, Aug. 29, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)NEW YORK (AP) — Novak Djokovic double-faulted, then shook his right arm and grimaced.


2016-08-30 00:35:11 -0400

FILE - In this Dec. 7, 2015 file photo first Deputy Attorney General Bruce Beemer walks from a contempt hearing for Patrick Reese, a top aide to Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane, at the Montgomery County courthouse in Norristown, Pa. Pennsylvania lawmakers are poised to replace the state’s convicted ex-attorney general, Kane, with her former top deputy. The scheduled confirmation vote on Beemer on Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016, comes nearly two weeks after Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf nominated him to head an office racked by infighting and scandal under Kane. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania lawmakers are poised to replace the state's convicted ex-attorney general with her former top deputy.


2016-08-30 00:32:37 -0400

FILE - In this Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016 file photo, the Rev. Franklin Graham speaks during an election prayer rally outside the state Capitol in Albany, N.Y. Graham is scheduled to hold a mass prayer rally as part of a 50-state tour to urge evangelicals to vote, Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016, on Boston Common. (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File)BOSTON (AP) — The son of famed evangelist Billy Graham is holding a mass prayer rally in Boston as part of a 50-state tour to urge evangelicals to vote.


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