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What to do When Your Designated Driver Plan Fails
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 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 | 5 5 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 | 5 5 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 | 5 5 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 | 42 42 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 | 43 43 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 | 74 74 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 | 79 79 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 | 85 85 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 ...
Buyers determing an offer on a Home.
Aug 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Buyers working with a down payment of about $75,000 dollars to say around $100,000 dollars must keep in mind before bidding on a home that needs at least $100k in renovations means you need that am...

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Running with his dad by his side
Among the many people you see running through the streets of Queens, keep your eyes open and you're bound to see Woodhaven’s Erol Bal training hard to run in November’s New York City Marathon, a 26...
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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City releases roadmap for Far Rockaway revival
Continues process of spending $91M committed by mayor
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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FDNY commish: NYC kids are playing with fire
Mix of young, matches to blame for three recent blazes
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Get ready for school on Jamaica Ave.
This week, enjoy a day to take your children’s mind off of returning to school with the Woodhaven Business Improvement District’s Annual “Back to School Sales Days.” Hopefully the sales will make t...
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Meet Woodhaven's Woman of the Year
Every year I have the privilege of introducing you to the people and businesses that the Woodhaven Residents’ Block Association will be honoring at their annual gala. This year’s celebration will t...
Aug 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Muslim community mourns slain imam, associate
Police arrest Brooklyn man for weekend double murder
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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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Back to School Days are upon us
As we continue to experience hot weather and extended heat wave, it's hard to believe that “back to school” time is right around the corner. We try to make it as easy as possible through the Woodha...
Aug 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community expresses grief, concern after jogger's murder
Howard Beach residents want a safer Spring Creek Park
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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DOT's flawed plan for Woodhaven
Residents packed Woodhaven Boulevard on Saturday to rally against a daft and dangerous proposal by the Department of Transportation (DOT). The 102nd Precinct, led by Officer Jose Severino of Commun...
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodhaven residents rally against Select Bus Service
Call on DOT to scrap plan for two boulevards
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Rockaway gets new playground, athletic field
The property next to Goldie Maple Academy in Rockaway has been transformed from a de facto parking lot into a brand new playground. “I remember when it was just asphalt and there were cars parking ...
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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A busy week in Woodhaven
We are now two weeks into August and summer is flying by. Another busy week started on August 2 with the Annual National "Night Out Against Crime." The weather was warm but not hot, a welcome chang...
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Don't become the victim of a scam
I've got good news and I’ve got bad news. The good news is that you don't owe the IRS thousands of dollars and they are not sending police to your home to arrest you, no matter what that angry pers...
Aug 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Don't become the victim of a scam
I've got good news and I’ve got bad news. The good news is that you don't owe the IRS thousands of dollars and they are not sending police to your home to arrest you, no matter what that angry pers...
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Serena Williams has matched Steffi Graf's Open Era record of 22 Grand Slam singles titles with her triumph at WimbledonSerena Williams once again arrives at Flushing Meadows poised to rewrite the tennis record books -- if her own troublesome right shoulder and increasingly emboldened rivals allow. The 34-year-old US superstar matched Steffi Graf's Open Era record of 22 Grand Slam singles titles with her triumph at Wimbledon in July. With a seventh US Open triumph she can break Graf's record, and continue her march toward Australian Margaret Court's all-time mark of 24 Grand Slam titles.


2016-08-25 22:53:28 -0400

People watch from their front door as police stand at a crime scene in the Scarborough suburb of TorontoThree people were killed in an attack involving a crossbow in Toronto's East End on Thursday and a man was taken into custody, a police spokesman said. In a related incident, police evacuated a building in the Downtown Core area of the city later in the day due to a suspicious package, Detective Mike Carbone told a news conference. The National Post newspaper reported that the three victims were shot with a crossbow in the garage of a Toronto home and left to bleed out onto the driveway.


2016-08-25 22:50:12 -0400

Judge in Stanford rape case asks for move to civil casesA California court said Thursday that a judge who was harshly criticized and subjected to a recall campaign for the leniency of a six-month jail sentence for a former Stanford University swimmer who raped ...


2016-08-25 22:47:40 -0400