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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEP 2016
Sep 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 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 | 113 113 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 | 128 128 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 | 158 158 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...
Are gender identity and religious freedom at odds in America?
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 191 191 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....
Protecting Your Right as a Spouse in a New York Estate
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 185 185 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...
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 | 259 259 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 | 282 282 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 | 276 276 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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Queens mans sues borough president over FOIL requests
Wants info on two meetings Katz held on Willets Point
Aug 23, 2016 | 5 5 comments | 12 12 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 | 3 3 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...
Aug 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Aug 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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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
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 ...
Aug 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 3 3 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 | 3 3 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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Chicago White Sox starter Carlos Rodon throws against the Minnesota Twins during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago White Sox left-hander Carlos Rodon tied an AL record by striking out the first seven Minnesota Twins batters Friday night.


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With the US and Hawaii flags fluttering in the background, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter speaks at a press conference during a defense ministers meeting of ASEAN , Friday, Sept. 30, 2016 in Kapolei, Hawaii. (AP Photo/Marco Garcia)KO OLINA, Hawaii (AP) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter hinted Friday at U.S. impatience with the Philippine government over inflammatory comments by President Rodrigo Duterte.


2016-09-30 21:16:59 -0400

California police show videos of fatal shooting of black manPolice released two videos Friday showing an officer fatally shooting an unarmed black man in a San Diego suburb and said they hoped showing the footage would ease escalating tensions. The videos show ...


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