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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEP 2016
Sep 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 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 | 119 119 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 | 137 137 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 | 166 166 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...
Protecting Your Right as a Spouse in a New York Estate
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 194 194 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...
Are gender identity and religious freedom at odds in America?
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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....
This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 266 266 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 | 289 289 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 | 282 282 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 | 257 257 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 . ...

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City leaders discuss plans for a safer J'Ouvert festival
Police looking for four in last year's murder of Cuomo aide
Mar 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols want eviction program to include domestic violence victims
Elected officials called on Governor Andrew Cuomo and State Senate Republicans to pass a law that would expand the Family Eviction Prevention Supplement (FEPS) program to include New Yorkers who we...
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Crown Heights comes together to celebrate shared history
Mural depicts both the good and bad of the past
Mar 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brownsville to get community tech and wellness center
Part of pol's commitment to computer literacy in Brooklyn
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City announces $2 million for mental health organizations
Community-based mental health organizations are receiving a boon in funding thanks to a partnership between the mayor's office and the Ford Foundation. The Red Hook Initiative is one of the 14 grou...
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Schumer seeks justice for Brooklyn shopkeeper
Wants Australia to extradite 2009 murder suspect
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Bushwick residents charge landlord with tenant harassment
Pleaded guilty to bribing city inspector last year
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Brooklyn, Queens students get civically engaged
Create proposals to address issues in their community
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Authorities looking for suspected Park Slope home invader
BP pledges $1,000 for info leading to arrest
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Borough board approves sale of BK Heights Library
Advocacy group voices strong opposition prior to vote
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Adams honors newest 'Heroes of the Month'
Dog rescuers, anti-violence doctor recognized
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City begins storm sewer project in Gowanus
The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and the Department of Design and Construction (DDC) announced Monday that the city will begin the construction of “high-level storm sewers” in Gowan...
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Brooklyn residents wait decade to purchase their homes
HPD program was supposed to provide affordable housing
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Group helps Coney Island residents find summer jobs
Over 500 seasonal positions available on boardwalk
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Local craft beer initiative comes to Brooklyn
Barclays Center to offer local brews as part of Taste NY
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Climate activist group Reclaim the Power lie on the ground and carry luggage during a protest against airport expansion plans at Heathrow Airport in LondonMore than a hundred people demonstrated at London's Heathrow Airport on Saturday, including dozens who took part in a "die-in" at one terminal, just weeks before Prime Minister Theresa May's government is due to decide where to build a new runway. After a decade of reviews and U-turns, the government is expected to rule in mid-October on whether to build a third runway at Heathrow, Europe's busiest airport, or at its smaller London rival Gatwick. Protesters lay on the floor of Heathrow's Terminal 2, with many wearing white masks in a so-called die-in to highlight the impact of air travel on climate change and pollution levels.


2016-10-01 11:19:23 -0400

United States’ Rickie Fowler and United States’ Phil Mickelson walk off the third hole during a foresomes match at the Ryder Cup golf tournament Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016, at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minn. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on the Ryder Cup (all times local):


2016-10-01 11:14:44 -0400

Joao Doria, mayoral candidate with the Brazilian Social Democracy Party, greets supporters during a campaign rally in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Friday, Sept. 30, 2016. The first round of nationwide mayoral elections are scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 2. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)SAO PAULO (AP) — In Brazil's biggest city of Sao Paulo, the leading mayoral candidate is a businessman who once fired people on air during a television reality show. In the country's crown jewel city of Rio de Janeiro, the front-runner is an evangelical pastor. And in Belo Horizonte, a former pro soccer player is leading the pack.


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