blog roll
our featured bloggers
Minor Repairs and Improvements that Make all the Difference in Queens
Feb 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty .   Whenever we meet with Homeowners who are thinking of selling, we usually give them some homework befo...
Queens Real Estate Market: 2015 Year in Review
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty   Queens Real Estate Market 2015 Year in Review Welcome to our first edition of the “Queens Real Estate M...
Can You Ask Employees to Undergo Medical Screening and Ask About Medical History?
Jan 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 96 96 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Employment Defense Attorney talks about Non Discrimination Act Knowing what you can ask and must not ask employees or job applicants is vital for businesses. With all the information avail...
Should you Sell a Property with or without Tenants?
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home team at Keller Williams Realty So you own a rental or investment property in Queens and you’ve determined that now is the right time to ...
What Does the 2016 Minimum Wage Hike Mean for You as an Employer?
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 165 165 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans A minimum wage increase of $8.75 to $9.00 went into effect in New York on December 31, 2015. For employers, it obviously means you must pay higher wages to all employees who...
Business Law: Corporations VS. Partnerships VS. Sole Proprietorship
Jan 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 218 218 recommendations | email to a friend
There are various types of business organizations: corporations, general partnerships and sole proprietorships. These business organizations have their own legal requirements so they can also be co...
Press Agents—Foot Soldiers in Celebrity Divorce Wars
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 233 233 recommendations | email to a friend
by Chris Palermo | Dec 31, 2015 | Chris Palermo Blog , divorce , PTB Blog How Celebrities Win and Lose at Divorce For regular folks, divorce is mostly won or lost in the courtroom, or in legal proc...
Long Island Man Driving Lamborghini Dies in Single Car Run-Off-Road Crash
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 237 237 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | Dec 29, 2015 | Car Accident Attorney's , PTB Blog Port Jefferson, Long Island Car Crash CBS New York reported that Glen Nelson, age 48, who lived in Belle Terre died in a crash ...
Marco Malvaldi’s “Game For Five”
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 350 350 recommendations | email to a friend
Review by Tiziano Thomas Dossena To read a book that was originally written in Italian and that uses idiomatic expressions with validity and proper impact in the English translation is a special tr...
Million Dollar Legal Mistakes by a Billion Dollar Company
Dec 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 369 369 recommendations | email to a friend
by Stephen D. Hans | Dec 8, 2015 | Employment Defense Attorney Even billion dollar companies can allow legal mistakes to occur and have it cost them millions of dollars. Such appears to be the case...

more blogs

news
New fund to aid teenage girl attacked in Whitestone
Suspect leaves note saying victim not intended target
Jan 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Pols bring IDNYC pop-up site to Bayside Library
Bayside residents no longer have to travel to Flushing to sign up for their municipal identification card. Elected officials, Korean-American organizations and members of the Mayor’s Office of Immi...
Jan 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Community looks to buy old Queens cemetery
Supporters for the preservation of an old Queens cemetery made a final appeal to the owner of the site to accept their offer to purchase. Last week, State Senator Tony Avella was joined by members ...
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Pols look to remove hoverboards from legal gray area
In efforts to legalize the use of hoverboards and electric unicycles in New York City, elected officials announced legislation that would exempt the devices from being defined as “motor vehicles” u...
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Shake Shack opens new location in Queens Center Mall
Shake Shack lovers no longer have to travel to John F. Kennedy Airport or Citi Field for a burger, fries and a shake. And they don’t have to venture out to Manhattan, either. The gourmet burger cha...
Dec 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
South Jamaica group celebrates 365 days without shootings
One neighborhood prone to gun violence is celebrating a whole year without a shooting. According to Erica Ford, who leads the South Jamaica Cure Violence program, the area between 111th and 118th a...
Dec 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
A look back at the stories that shaped Queens in 2015
Mourning the loss of heroes in blue The city lost two officer in 2015 in Brian Moore, killed in the line of duty in Queens Village, and Randolph Holder, a Rockaway native killed in the line of duty...
Dec 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
DOE drops school proposal
Won't convert Linden Place site into high school
Dec 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Officials tour pre-K program in College Point
Thanks to the city’s universal pre-kindergarten initiative, four-year-olds across New York City have a free seat in full-day classes at schools like P.S. 29 in College Point. Deputy Mayor Richard B...
Dec 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Students create insulated model homes for STEAM showcase
Part of city agency’s Young Engineers Program
Dec 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Groups distribute toys to children at St. Mary's
Councilman Paul Vallone played Santa Claus to the children at St. Mary's Healthcare System for Children in Bayside on Monday. With the help of some local students and community leaders, Christmas g...
Dec 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Woman dies after Porsche crashes into bus outside PS 22
Driver charged with DWI
Dec 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Pol joins Google for Internet safety presentation
About 93 percent of teenagers go online and surf the vast world of the Internet, according to a Pew Internet Project report. And that number’s only going up. That’s why Google brought its “Online S...
Dec 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Officer Brian Moore honored with street co-naming
25-year-old cop killed in line of duty in May
Dec 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Developer gives tour of TWA terminal before ULURP starts
Project would open hotel, as well as preserve landmark
Dec 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
national news
By J.R. Wu TAINAN, Taiwan (Reuters) - When an earthquake struck southern Taiwan in the early hours of Saturday, Chang Chun-jung thought it was all over. All three are being treated in hospital for lacerations.
2016-02-08 11:32:06 -0500

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and her husband former President Bill Clinton meet with costumers before eating breakfast, Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, at Chez Vachon restaurant in , N.H. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — It's their Everest. Their firewall. Their lifeboat in a frozen Atlantic.


2016-02-08 11:28:08 -0500

Trader Jonathan Corpina works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Feb. 8, 2016. U.S. stocks moved broadly lower in early trading Monday, putting the market on track for its second sizeable loss in a row. Technology, financial and energy stocks were among the biggest decliners. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)U.S. stocks fell sharply in morning trading Monday, weighed down by steep losses in technology, financial and energy stocks. The slide followed sharp drops in Europe and set the market on course for its second big loss in a row. Crude oil prices slumped again.


2016-02-08 11:27:45 -0500