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Jul 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Pyrros and Serres,LLP How Can Video Surveillance Affect Your Workers’ Compensation Claim? When you have been hurt at work and have filed a workers’ compensation claim, you have to be concer...
DOL Sets Overtime Rules Affecting the Restaurant Industry
Jul 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D.Hans & Associates DOL Sets Overtime Rules Affecting the Restaurant Industry Whether you own a fast food restaurant or a fine dining establishment, you must now pay your salaried w...
Exclusive interview to Michael Bacarella, author of “Lincoln’s Foreign Legion: The 39th New York Infantry, the Garibaldi Guard”
Jul 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
      Your book “Lincoln’s Foreign Legion: The 39th New York Infantry, the Garibaldi Guard” is now available on Kindle. What brought you to investigate this type of topic? From my earliest memories...
Estate Planning Checklist For Wills
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Estate planning is an intimidating task that some people prefer to avoid. Except Everybody needs to prepare for estate planning sooner rather than later. To help get the ball rolling, here is a che...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: July 2016
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by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . July 2016 Queens Real Estate Market Update  Queens home sales in June decelerated for the fourth consecuti...
New York City, Queens, Employment Defense Lawyers
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Salient Points about the Carlson-Ailes Sexual Discrimination Lawsuit The media is full of reports about the lawsuit Gretchen Carlson, former Fox anchor woman and television host brought against Fox...
Money Saving Winter Roofing Tips- Spot Out Faulty Gutters Yourself
Jun 24, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 672 672 recommendations | email to a friend
A good roof is perhaps one of the most important investments a homeowner can make. Any good investment requires good maintenance. One of the most crucial factors in upholding a roofing system is th...
How to Throw a Block Party in Queens
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By George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . A Block Party is defined as a community sponsored, public event where there are no sales of goods or servi...
Camping Safety Guidelines
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 307 307 recommendations | email to a friend
Schools are letting out and summer vacations begin. Many children will be heading off to summer camps as part of their vacation recreation and many families plan their own camping trips, some for f...
Is My Job Protected While I Pursue a Workers’ Compensation Claim?
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 294 294 recommendations | email to a friend
Workers Compensation Attorneys Queens & New York If you have been injured on the job and need to seek compensation under New York’s workers’ compensation laws, you may have some concerns about whet...

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Monitors reveal plane noise an issue in Flushing
Readings well above what is considered healthy by EPA
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Transit advocates begin campaign to turn around declining bus ridership
Coalition releases report highlighting possible solutions
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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...
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To catch a tire dumper
Pols call attention to illegal dumping in Queens park
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Farm-fresh produce comes to downtown Flushing
Greenmarket will be at Maple Playground through Nov.
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Main Street to undergo yearlong reconstruction
Project will add up to eight feet of additional sidewalks
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Bayside nabe pushing back on bioswales
Say city never consulted them about installation plans
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Flushing school offers free meals all week
One of three in city open seven days
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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”

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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...
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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...
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Call for MTA to restore Q58 dispatcher position
Say Flushing stop is chaos since computer took over
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Flushing Night Out returns this summer
Will take place on four Fridays at Flushing High
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Mercedes' German driver Nico Rosberg gears up for the German Grand Prix in a practice session at the Hockenheim circuit on July 30, 2016Nico Rosberg topped Saturday morning's third and final free practice ahead of Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton by just 0.057 seconds to complete a clean sweep of all three sessions ahead of this weekend's German Grand Prix. The 31-year-old German produced a best lap of one minute and 15.738 seconds on a dry, warm and sunlit morning at Hockenheim where the two Mercedes men continued their domination. Hamilton's session was upset by an investigation into an 'unsafe release' when he came out of the pits ahead of Frenchman Romain Grosjean, who had to stop his Haas to allow the defending champion out.


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Pope Francis greets faithful as he arrives at the Shrine of Divine Mercy in Krakow, Poland, Saturday, July 30, 2016, on the fourth day of his visit to Poland. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz)KRAKOW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on the pope's visit to Poland (all times local):


2016-07-30 06:40:28 -0400

Belgian police have arrested two men "suspected of planning an attack" in the country, prosecutors sayBelgian police arrested two men suspected of plotting a terror attack in Belgium as Europe remained on edge Saturday following a rising wave of jihadist bloodshed on the continent. Police arrested two men, identified as Noureddine H. and his brother Hamza H., after house searches late Friday in Belgium's French-speaking areas of Mons and Liege, federal prosecutors said. "Both are suspected of planning a terrorist attack somewhere in Belgium," a spokesman said in an English version of the statement.


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