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Money Saving Winter Roofing Tips- Spot Out Faulty Gutters Yourself
Jun 24, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 470 470 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 | 109 109 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 | 103 103 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 | 105 105 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 | 116 116 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 | 227 227 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 | 232 232 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 | 227 227 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 | 260 260 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?
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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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Woodhaven honors those who served
The weather continues to be unpredictable, warm and sunny one day, rainy and cold the next. On Thursday, May 23, the Greater Woodhaven Development Corporation held its Annual “Small Town” Memorial ...
May 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Good men from Woodhaven
We have attended the Memorial Day ceremony at the American Legion Post 118 the past few years and taken many photos of all of the markers. It’s a tremendous sight, row after row, column upon column...
May 29, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodhaven Library calls attention to looming budget cuts
Despite the ongoing renovations and the pouring rain, staff of the Woodhaven Library hosted a carnival to raise awareness about looming budget cuts that could affect libraries in Queens. Librarians...
May 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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JFK's Terminal 4 opens with fanfare and protestors
As Mayor Michael Bloomberg helped open the new Delta Terminal 4 at John F. Kennedy Airport on Friday, protestors were chanting in the rain demanding better pay. The $1.2-billion terminal will featu...
May 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Introducing our 2013 honorees
Our Woodhaven is so blessed, for we have beautiful homes including stately Victorians. These Victorian homes, now due to our accomplishing the rezoning of Woodhaven, are now safe from being demolis...
May 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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A 'Garden' grows in Woodhaven
A beautiful and important tradition is making its yearly appearance at the corner of 91st Street and 89th Avenue at the home of Woodhaven’s American Legion. In 1919, right after the end of World Wa...
May 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodhaven shares Astoria’s state senator
Pol visits newest part of his district
May 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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New traffic light at a Cambria Heights intersection
Councilman pushes for legislation to track hit-and-run suspects
May 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Joel Miele, 78, spent a life serving New York City
Joel Miele, who spent a life in public service, died on May 6 at the age of 78. Miele served as commissioner of the Department of Buildings and the Department of Environmental Protection under form...
May 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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“Small Town” remembrance in Woodhaven
The last few weekends we have experienced some warm days, and I hope you enjoyed the beautiful weather on Mother’s Day. This is perfect for walking on our Woodhaven Business Improvement District on...
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Students explore the rich history of Woodhaven
For the past few months, students at St. Thomas the Apostle have immersed themselves in our community’s history. The end result will be a film titled Woodhaven: Diverse Backgrounds United in One Hi...
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Queens Business Expo comes to Resorts World
Queens Chamber partners with JFK to reach new businesses in the borough
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Big happenings in Woodhaven
This past weekend we enjoyed beautiful weather. This coming weekend, I hope that we have the same warm spring days, especially for Mother’s Day. Yes, if this Sunday is sunny and warm it will be a t...
May 07, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Arts program shaping young minds
Each day seems to bring more and more changes to the world we live in; some changes we like, some we don’t. We’ve all gotten used to the fact that we live in a world that is shifting beneath our fe...
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Sexual Predator in South Ozone Park
Police say same man is responsible for molesting two girls
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FILE - In this May, 29, 2016, file photo, Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, left, and opposition leader Bill Shorten shake hands as they arrive for a debate in Canberra. Australians go to the polls Saturday, July 2, 2016, with the opposition leader vying to become the country's fifth prime minister in three years. (Tracey Nearmy/Pool Photo via AP, File)CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australians go to the polls Saturday with the opposition leader vying to become the country's fifth prime minister in three years. Global market turmoil since the Brexit vote, Australia's success in turning back asylum seeker boats, gay marriage, housing prices, corporate tax rates and union corruption have been major issues in the eight-week campaign.


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A federal judge has blocked a Mississippi law that would let merchants and government employees cite religious beliefs to deny or delay services to same-sex couples. U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves ...
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FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2013, file photo, author Gay Talese attends the Esquire 80th Anniversary and Network Launch Event in New York. Veteran journalist and author Talese says he will not promote his forthcoming book, “The Voyeur’s Motel,” after questions were raised about the credibility of its main source, reports The Washington Post. The book is slated to be released July 12, 2016. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — Veteran journalist and author Gay Talese says he will not promote his forthcoming book, "The Voyeur's Motel," after questions were raised about the credibility of its main source.


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