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Jul 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 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 | 76 76 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 | 88 88 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
Jul 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Jul 18, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 664 664 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
Jun 16, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 299 299 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 299 299 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 | 288 288 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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Lentol calls for more G train cars
With the impending L train closure looming, one of the many suggestions people have offered is increasing service on the G train. And one elected official wants that now, not in three years. Assemb...
May 31, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tenants rally at Ebbets Field to preserve affordable housing
Residents of the Ebbets Field housing complex were joined by elected officials and community advocates last week to protest rising rents and alleged mistreatment by management in one of the city’s ...
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Beach season underway in Coney Island
Beachgoers flocked to historic Coney Island this weekend for the official opening of Brooklyn’s most popular beach. “There is no place like this in the world,” said Councilman Mark Treyger. “I am s...
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Goats to spend summer restoring Prospect Park
Will eat invasive weeds in woodland areas
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Residents weigh in on traffic study
With developments popping up left and right in North Williamsburg, the population is exploding and shared streets are becoming more and more crowded. So the Department of Transportation (DOT) is st...
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FDNY, NYPD teams prepare for charity football game
Bravest train with Giants running back in Jamaica
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Slain Cuomo aide honored with street renaming
On what would have been his 44th birthday, elected officials honored the late Carey Gabay, a legal aide to Governor Andrew Cuomo who was killed at last year’s J’Ouvert Festival, with a street renam...
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Brooklyn Brewery moving to the Navy Yard
Plan to still keep footprint in Williamsburg
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GCOP celebrates 40 years of community service
Past and present members gathered at Ridgewood's Gottscheer Hall on Sunday to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the NYPD 104th Civilian Observation Patrol (GCOP). The celebration, which featured di...
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MTA presents two shutdown options at L train meeting
Riders consider alternative plans during reconstruction
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Brooklyn cyclists explore libraries at Bike the Branches
Hundreds receive free helmet ahead of event
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Council hosts cultural affairs hearing at Brooklyn Museum
Groups testified about impact of art on social change
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Advocates call on city to restore funds for summer programs
Say budget cuts will impact 31,000 middle school students
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$3.5M in heroin seized in Red Hook
Authorities say roughly 121 pounds of heroin and eight pounds of cocaine were hiding inside a Red Hook shipping container. According to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), police discovered t...
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For one day, everyone can 'give back'
Borough President Eric Adams hosted New York City-based nonprofit organizations on Monday to celebrate the Give Local NYC campaign ahead of their Tuesday donation drive. Representatives of six orga...
May 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Democratic U.S. presidential nominee Hillary Clinton accepts the nomination on the fourth and final night at the Democratic National Convention in PhiladelphiaBy John Whitesides and Amanda Becker PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) - Democrat Hillary Clinton takes her newly energized campaign to become America's first woman president on the road on Friday to "Rust Belt" swing states that might decide the fate of the Nov. 8 election. After presenting an upbeat view of the country in her keynote address to the Democratic convention on Thursday night, the former secretary of state will launch a campaign tour of Ohio and Pennsylvania, two heartland states hit by the decline in U.S. manufacturing. Clinton is likely to face a tough challenge in such states from Republican nominee Donald Trump, a New York businessman who is trying to win white working-class voters with rhetoric against free trade and illegal immigration.


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In this Sept. 21, 2015 photo provided by the City of Jacksonville, the monument for the Montford Point Marines, the nation's first black Marines, is seen in Jacksonville, N.C. Forty-five Montford Point Marines are scheduled to attend the dedication Friday, July 29, 2016, at Lejeune Memorial Gardens. (Lisa Miller, City of Jacksonville via AP)RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — At the dedication of a memorial Friday honoring the first black U.S. Marines, John Spencer imagined his mind would recall what it was like to become a Montford Point Marine.


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Firefighters prepare to embark on a mop-up operation during the Soberanes Fire in the mountains above Carmel HighlandsBy Mike Fiala CARMEL-BY-THE-SEA, Calif. (Reuters) - Firefighters worked on Friday to suppress a deadly wildfire near California's famed Big Sur coast that has burned more than 40 homes, forced hundreds of residents to flee and closed popular parks at the height of summer travel season. The so-called Soberanes Fire erupted last Friday just south of the upscale oceanside town of Carmel-by-the-Sea and has raged through more than 31,000 acres (12,545 hectares) of drought-parched chaparral, tall grass and timber into the Los Padres National Forest. Steep terrain and adverse weather conditions, particularly low humidity and high temperatures, have complicated efforts by nearly 4,300 firefighters to hack buffer lines through dense vegetation around the perimeter of the blaze, officials said.


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