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What Does It Mean to Be Classified as “Permanently Partially Disabled”?
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
When you have been hurt on the job, there are typically four different ways your injury can be classified: Temporary partial disability—something that is short-term and does not prevent you from be...
Tesla Fatal Car Crash: NTSB Reveals Need for Safeguards
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigated the Tesla fatal car crash that occurred in May of 2016. The Tesla semi-automated car driven by Joshua Brown crashed into a tractor-trail...
NYC Department of Transportation Sued for Racial Discrimination
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
This summer the NYC Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) faced a lawsuit for racial discrimination. The Acting Manhattan U.S. Attorney filed a lawsuit that alleged a pattern of racial discriminati...
THE REAL DEAL-OCTOBER 14, 2017*UPDATE*REAL ESTATE
Oct 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
The Real Deal-October 14, 2017 by Jim Turano /Broker for 38 years Real Estate Investment Properties -If you follow the rule of purchasing a Home for investment, that is no more than 5 miles from yo...
Overtime Myths in the Restaurant Industry
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 245 245 recommendations | email to a friend
Overtime myths can circulate in any line of work, and the restaurant industry is no exception. Some of the most prevalent myths deal with wages and overtime. As an employer, it is vital that you do...
Do You Need a Witness to a Workplace Accident?
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 269 269 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Oct 10, 2017   |   Workers Compensation Attorneys   |   0 comments In New Jersey, if you’ve been injured on the job, you have a right to seek benefits to cover your d...
Don’t Accept Business as Usual—Let Us Help You Get the Compensation You Deserve
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 267 267 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Oct 6, 2017   |   blog ,   Queens Workers Comp Attorneys ,   Workers Compensation Attorneys When you’ve been injured on the job, you are entitled to seek disability b...
October 1, 2017 Real Estate Update
Oct 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
October 1, 2017 Real Estate Market Update by Jim Turano-Broker *DIVERSE REAL ESTATE*Celebrating 38 years in the business.  After appraising over 3,000 homes in writing in my 38 year career, the new...
The Diverse Culture in Queens Extends to Its Restaurants, Too!!
Sep 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 645 645 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s no secret that the borough of Queens is one of the most ethnically diverse communities anywhere on the planet. For anyone who loves great food and wants to try something different, it’s a virt...
Something You May Not Have Known about Queens
Sep 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 142 142 recommendations | email to a friend
  A:   The borough derived its name from the Portuguese princess Catherine of Braganza, who was the queen of England when Queens as founded in 1683. Explorers and colonists had been in the area, th...

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Jamaica Hospital begins renovations to new hospice care unit
Will be named after family of longtime board member
Sep 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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New state report details expansive growth of Jamaica
But elected officials highlight foreclosures, transit issues
Sep 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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A rare glimpse into Woodhaven's past
It’s sad when a store goes out of business. The “Everything Must Go' signs spark an interest in those looking for bargains, but such closings can sometime mean heartbreak for the owner whose busine...
Sep 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community outraged at proposed homeless drop-in
he Greater Woodhaven Development Corporation met on September 20 in the St. Thomas the Apostle School Cafe. The agenda for the evening included of the annual September 11, 2001 "Evening of Remembra...
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Rockaway senior housing renovated
Elected officials and community leaders gathered in Far Rockaway last week to celebrate the newly renovated JASA senior housing. The 1,200-unit complex in Far Rockaway, first built in 1966, has rec...
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WRBA hosts annual Woodhaven yard sale
The annual Great Woodhaven Yard Sale returns on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., when residents set out their wares and shoppers scour the neighborhood for bargains and one-of-a-kind treasures. "Res...
Sep 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kaiser named WRBA Man of the Year
The Woodhaven Residents' Block Association will celebrate another successful and eventful year at Roma View Fine Catering on Friday, October 21, for the organization's 45th annual fundraiser. This ...
Sep 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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A 9/11 Evening of Remembrance
This is the type of weather that you just want to lock up in a vault and keep, through the fall and winter until summer returns. The month of September is a very unpredictable month. Sometimes it’s...
Sep 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kids learn computer science in Queens on first day
Fariña visits third-grade class in Richmond Hill
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Change someone's life in Woodhaven
Today you have the opportunity to help change someone’s life, and it won’t cost you a penny. All you need to do is tell someone you know about the School Sisters of Notre Dame Educational Center fo...
Sep 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Our thoughts turn to September 11th
Now that summer is coming to an end (maybe), in spite of Hermine there has been no rain, so please water your street trees. Now that we are into the month of September our meetings start again. We ...
Sep 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police looking for man who may have info on Vetrano murder
Individual is not a murder suspect at this time
Aug 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodhaven's past on one block of Jamaica Avenue
The Woodhaven Cultural & Historical Society will be taking residents on a 100-year virtual tour of Jamaica Avenue, detailing the rich and interesting history of one block of our famed shopping stri...
Aug 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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More trash collection in 32nd
Councilman Eric Ulrich announced that he's funding two additional days of trash pickup at trash cans throughout his south Queens district. One problem area is Coleman Square in Howard Beach. The re...
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Laurelton, Bayswater getting new skateparks
Two playgrounds in southeast Queens are getting a full facelift. A $1.8 million project at Laurelton Playground on Brookville Boulevard will include a skatepark, exercise equipment, and a walking p...
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