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This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 50 50 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 | 54 54 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 | 54 54 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 | 58 58 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 . ...
Equal Pay for Women Issues
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Long Island City, Queens & NYC Employment Defense Attorney From an employer’s standpoint, if you are following similar pay practices to other businesses, it may seem like safet...
Prevent Boating Tragedy – A Guide to Safe Boating on Long Island
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Steven Palermo: The Suffolk Personal Injury Lawyer Cool ocean breezes on a hot summer day and the freedom of an open sea make boating a favorite pastime for many people. It’s a lifestyle fo...
HemClear: An Alternative Hemorrhoid Treatment
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
Hemorrhoids are painful, swollen blood vessels and veins around the anus that can cause severe discomfort to sufferers. They can be internal, located inside the anus, or external, meaning that you’...
Can I File Suit against My Employer if I Am Injured at Work?
Aug 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers' Compensation Lawyers A question we frequently get from prospective clients has to do with whether or not an employer can be sued in court for a pe...
New York City Affirms Rights to Use Bathrooms Consistent with Gender Identity
Aug 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 122 122 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:Stephen Hans & Associates Media outlets across the country are addressing controversial laws passed recently in certain states that prohibit transgender individuals from using bathrooms cons...
Can a Party in a Divorce Case Sue a Judge?
Aug 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 129 129 recommendations | email to a friend
Suing a judge occurs rarely, but does happen. In 2015, the judge presiding over a NY divorce case sanctioned an attorney who represented himself in the divorce case. Recently, the attorney filed a ...

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Owner of Brooklyn pizzeria killed in backyard
The co-owner of L&B Spumoni Gardens pizzeria in Gravesend was found dead in the backyard of his Dyker Heights home last Thursday night. According to multiple reports, 61-year-old Louis Barbati was ...
Jul 05, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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After 40 years, Tri-Boro Shelving to leave Williamsburg
Will relocate to Ridgewood for more space
Jun 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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800-foot ribbon wraps Boro Hall, honors Orlando victims
Borough President Eric Adams wrapped Borough Hall in an 800-foot ribbon ahead of last Sunday’s Pride Parade to honor the victims of the Orlando nightclub shooting. The powerful reminder of the 49 k...
Jun 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community honors Williamsburg native killed in Orlando shooting
Dozens of community members gathered at the playground at Borinquen Plaza to pay tribute to Enrique Rios, a 25-year-old man who was among the 49 people killed in the Orlando nightclub shooting two ...
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Decade-old murder may finally have closure
Prime suspect allegedly told girlfriend about killing
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Chamber convenes roundtable to discuss retail difficulties
High-profile corridors face turnover, vacant storefronts
Jun 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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'What about our park?'
South Brooklyn pols want city to make good on $40M upgrade
Jun 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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NYCHA developments across city get safety upgrades
The de Blasio administration is shining a light on crime, quite literally, in public housing with a $140 million plan to improve security with new LED fixtures and expanded after-hours programming....
Jun 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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First phase of Ft. Greene Park reno complete
The first phase of renovations at Fort Greene Park is officially complete. Improvements include new paths and benches, plantings and landscaping to correct hillside erosion, a new drainage system, ...
Jun 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Supporters rally to save Gowanus film studio
City chose location as temporary site for canal cleanup
Jun 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trailblazer in women’s politics honored in native Brooklyn
The first African-American woman to serve in the United States Congress and a dedicated civic leader was remembered last week in the borough were she grew up and lived. A tree and plaque was dedica...
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Business owners feel crunch of Myrtle Ave work
Clinton Hill biz owners launch new marketing campaign
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Brooklyn Library kicks-off summer reading program
The Brooklyn Public Library kicked off its summer reading campaign with a celebration on the steps of the central branch at Grand Army Plaza last week. “We want all of you to read for the rest of y...
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207 schools to offer computer science next year
Chancellor visits Williamsburg school for announcement
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Postal worker whose arrest went viral to sue city
The postal worker whose controversial arrest video went viral in March plans to sue the city. Grays stood alongside attorney Kenneth Ramseur, Borough President Eric Adams and family members outside...
Jun 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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MADRID (AP) — There's a new giant panda in Madrid, and it's the first female in the history of the Spanish capital's zoo.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — More Americans signed contracts to purchase homes in July, a sign that demand for home ownership remains strong despite a shortage of listings on the market.
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U.S. Senator McCain arrives on a visit at a migrant center near the village of AdasevciBy Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican U.S. senators John McCain and Marco Rubio won their party's nominations on Tuesday to seek re-election in Arizona and Florida in November, as both of the high profile politicians defeated insurgent challengers. McCain, the 2008 failed Republican presidential candidate, now faces a spirited challenge in Arizona from Democrat Ann Kirkpatrick, who has served in the U.S. House of Representatives since 2011 and wants to move to the Senate.


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