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Money Saving Winter Roofing Tips- Spot Out Faulty Gutters Yourself
Jun 24, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 462 462 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 | 99 99 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 | 94 94 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 | 95 95 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...
Dominoes Pizza Sued for Wage and Hour Violations
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit against Domino’s Pizza for underpaying staff. According to Legal Reader , last year the Attorney General’s Office settled for $1...
How to Contest your Queens Property Taxes and(or) Building Classification
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 220 220 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . One issue that we see a lot here in Queens is a property tax assessment that doesn’t match the legal use o...
Restaurants Can Throw Dog Lovers a Bone
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 224 224 recommendations | email to a friend
NYC Employment Defense Attorney “I’m so pleased that the city Department of Health threw dog lovers a bone,” Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal (D-Manhattan) was quoted as saying by The New York Daily N...
The Workers’ Compensation Has Ruled Against You—What Are Your Options?
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 219 219 recommendations | email to a friend
by Pyrros & Serres LLP , Workers Compensation Attorneys Workers Compensation Attorneys in New York You were hurt on the job and filed a legitimate claim, but the New York State Workers’ Compensatio...
Playground Injuries on the Rise: How You Can Protect Your Child
May 17, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 252 252 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | May 11, 2016  Kids love to play outdoors and physical exercise is good for them. The fact that playground injuries are on the rise may be frightening to some parents. Even so, t...
The Zadroga Act—What is It and How Does It Affect Workers' Compensation?
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 244 244 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:Pyrros & Serres LLP In the aftermath of September 11, 2001, many people volunteered to help clean up after the devastation of the twin towers at the World Trade Center. Many of those volunte...

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Residents discuss Woodhaven Blvd. redesign at workshop
Debate major $200 million project to overhaul corridor
Apr 21, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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BP, mayor’s office unveil JamaicaNOW plan
Includes sweeping range of initiatives aimed at revitalizing community
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GWDC to hold meeting next week
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Three-car crash destroys part of Queens grocery store
Several injuries reported by authorities at the scene
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Crumbling building destroying community
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City presents zoning changes for affordable housing
But skeptics say the plan will promote overdevelopment
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New litter baskets to address sanitation issues
Ulrich, DSNY say bins prevent illegal dumping
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Your chance to help spend $1 million
There is $1 million on the table and you can help decide how it gets spent through participatory budgeting. Earlier this year, residents from Woodhaven, Richmond Hill and Ozone Park held brainstorm...
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'Fight' Tuesday: brawls mars grand opening at RWNY
Spokesperson says casino reviewing security plan
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Queens women plotted possible terrorist attack
Charged with studying, collecting materials to make explosives.
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Thanks to some winter work, enjoy a smoother carousel ride
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Tattoo lovers flock to Resorts World Casino
Plays host to United Ink festival for first time
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Collapsed building still an eyesore
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In wake of fire, Woodhaven spirit on display
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South Ozone Park Civic Association votes to join detention center suit
The South Ozone Park Civic Association West voted last week to join a lawsuit aimed at stopping a juvenile detention facility from opening in the neighborhood. The lawsuit is being spearheaded by C...
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Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto, Canadian PM Justin Trudeau and U.S. President Barack Obama walk together at the National Gallery of Canada at the start of the North American Leaders' Summit in OttawaOTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada, the United States and Mexico on Wednesday vowed to deepen their economic ties, pushing back against anti-free-trade sentiment that has shifted political debate in the United States and Europe.


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FILE - In this Dec. 17, 2015 file photo, Gloria Pinex holds a photo of her son, Darius Pinex, at her home in Chicago. Pinex sued the city after her son was killed by police in 2011. An Associated Press review of court records nationwide shows that the attorneys who represent cities are sometimes weak links in the systems meant to hold police accountable for wrongdoing. The review found that lawyers deliberately hid important facts, delayed their disclosure or otherwise sought to subvert evidence in civil cases. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)CHICAGO (AP) — When a federal judge concluded that a lawyer employed by the city of Chicago concealed audio evidence in a civil trial, the court issued a sharp rebuke, saying the recordings showed police lied about the events that led officers to shoot and kill a black motorist.


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President Barack Obama walks with Governor General of Canada David Johnston on the tarmac upon his arrival on Air Force One, at Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport in Ottawa, Canada, Wednesday, June 29, 2016. Obama traveled to Ottawa for the North America Leaders' Summit with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Pena Neito. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — The leaders of the United States, Canada and Mexico convened a summit Wednesday intended to reaffirm their close cooperation on security, the environment and trade at a time of rising extremist threats around the globe and isolationist calls in the American presidential campaign.


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