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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?
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 200 200 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....
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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BP calls for $1 million expansion of camera program
Wants cameras on all Crown Heights business corridors
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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'A kid from Brooklyn' returns home
Marvel unveils Captain America statue in Prospect Park
Aug 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Advocates demand city drop developer from project
Same real estate firm behind controversial Rivington House deal
Aug 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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EDC officials talk major transit, development options
Representatives from the city's Economic Development Corporation (EDC) hosted a roundtable discussion in its Manhattan offices Monday to discuses the future of development in neighborhoods througho...
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112th Precinct hosts Night Out Against Crime
Event drew thousands of visitors
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Doe Fund marches through street, protests K2
Targets businesses who sell the synthetic marijuana
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coney Island NYCHA houses get $41 million upgrade
Second project underway from $3 billion FEMA grant
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boro president opens up about journey with diabetes
Adams asks Brooklynites to join him in healthier lifestyle
Aug 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sunset Park tenants allege racial harassment from landlord
A number of Sunset Park tenants are alleging that their landlord is engaging in discriminatory harassment, and on Thursday, they announced the filing of a complaint with the city's Human Rights Com...
Aug 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Parking changes in Crown Heights retail zone
Business association pushed DOT to make changes
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Dine In Brooklyn to showcase boro's restaurant scene
As New York City's famous restaurant scene branches further into Brooklyn, the restauranteurs and business community are working together to highlight the diverse cuisine of the borough. In partner...
Aug 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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FDNY Rescue 2 breaks ground on new home
The second-oldest FDNY rescue company in New York City is about to get one of the most environmentally friendly homes in the five boroughs. Officials broke ground last week on a new $32 million, 21...
Aug 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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NYPD rolls out new officer safety gear in Brooklyn
Mayor honors hero cops at press conference
Jul 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Transit advocates begin campaign to turn around declining bus ridership
Coalition releases report highlighting possible solutions
Jul 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols, community focus on safety in NYCHA houses
Announce security upgrades after woman found dead
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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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