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8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 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 | 96 96 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 | 124 124 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...
Are gender identity and religious freedom at odds in America?
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 157 157 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....
Protecting Your Right as a Spouse in a New York Estate
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 150 150 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...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 222 222 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 | 247 247 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 | 241 241 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 | 218 218 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 | 225 225 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...

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At Fort Totten, elected officials call for increased security
Base director says public park makes security 'complex'
Jul 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Home for developmentally disabled opens in Springfield Gardens
One of three new homes in Queens
Jul 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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A look back at life on the 'border'
It was 120 years ago this month, July 13, 1895, that Woodhaven was hit with a powerful storm that brought with it great destructive force. It appeared with no warning, first striking Woodhaven at J...
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Vigil for Eric Garner stresses death not in vain
Participants stress new efforts to improve police relations
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No summer vacation for WRBA
THE WOODHAVEN BEAT
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Groundbreaking first phase of park renovations
Part of $7 million in work throughout Forest Park
Jul 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Improvements increase safety at Brookville Boulevard
Three new traffic lights adjacent to Brookville Park
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Rockaway takes a new approach to teenage crime
Youth court aims to keep kids out of Rikers
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Queens shelter to lose sex offenders
Community concerns since it was converted from family shelter
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Searching Woodhaven for a father
Adam Maiello is looking for his biological father.
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Huge stretch of revitalized boardwalk opened
Visitors can now walk to all three concessions in Rockaway
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Rockaway gets multi-faceted anti-violence initiative
Pol says “bullets have no name”
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Woodhaven Cultural & Historical Society gets back to work
Woodhaven Cultural & Historical Society picked up their rakes and got back to work on the Wyckoff-Snedicker Family Cemetery behind All Saints Church
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Non-profit helps young adults find work
Paid internships in Jamaica and Bushwick leads to jobs
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More to check out at your local library
New funding allows branches to stay open six days
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(Reuters) - Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump traded barbs and accusations on Monday in the first debate ahead of the Nov. 8 U.S. presidential election. Following is a compilation of reaction to the debate from investors, economists and financial market analysts: FACTBOX: Swing states that may determine the election: http://reut.rs/1UhE642 MORE COVERAGE: cpurl://apps.cp./cms/?pageId=us-2016 JAMES ATHEY, INVESTMENT MANAGER AT ABERDEEN ASSET MANAGEMENT: "What we're seeing in markets this morning is a small, collective sigh of relief because most commentators, and the few polls that have been released, suggest Clinton won the debate. Equities have undone much of yesterday's weakness and key Trump indicators such as the Mexican peso and Canadian dollar have rallied.
2016-09-27 06:16:50 -0400

Republican U.S. presidential nominee Donald Trump shakes hands with Democratic U.S. presidential nominee Hillary Clinton at the conclusion of their first presidential debate at Hofstra University in HempsteadBy Steve Holland and John Whitesides HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (Reuters) - Democrat Hillary Clinton accused Republican Donald Trump of racism, sexism and tax avoidance on Monday, putting him on the defensive during a 2016 U.S. presidential debate rife with blistering insults and short on policy. Trump, a real estate tycoon making his first run for public office, said Clinton's long years of service represented "bad experience" with few results and said she lacked the stamina to serve as commander-in-chief. Clinton was under pressure to perform well after a bout with pneumonia and a drop in opinion polls, but her long days of preparation appeared to pay off in her highly anticipated first 90-minute standoff with Trump.


2016-09-27 06:16:50 -0400
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — An international court has found a Muslim radical guilty of committing a war crime by overseeing the destruction of historic mausoleums in the Malian desert city of Timbuktu.
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