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This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 21 21 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 | 26 26 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 | 26 26 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 | 28 28 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 | 15 15 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 | 59 59 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 | 61 61 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 | 89 89 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 | 94 94 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 | 101 101 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 ...

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Big things are happening
My article this week will be devoted to two important Greater Woodhaven Development Corporation momentous events. The first is the landmarking of our beautiful Forest Park Carousel. Many, many year...
Jun 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Push to bring full gambling to Resorts World
Under Cuomo plan, city would face five-year ban
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Morris Variety a bit of Woodhaven's past
Everyone has their own favorite story about Lewis of Woodhaven. Mine involves the search for a mortise lock to replace the broken ancient one in our front door. Home Depot couldn’t help me. Every l...
Jun 05, 2013 | 3 3 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 73 73 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...
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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 | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodhaven shares Astoria’s state senator
Pol visits newest part of his district
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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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Sheriff: Man confesses in killings of 2 Mississippi nunsA man suspected in the slayings of two nuns found dead in their Mississippi home confessed to the killings, a sheriff said Saturday, in the latest twist to a crime that has horrified people in the small ...


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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at Joni's Roast and Ride during a fundraiser at the Iowa State Fairgrounds, in Des Moines, Iowa, Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Donald Trump warned Saturday of a "war on the American farmer," telling a crowd in Iowa that rival Hillary Clinton "wants to shut down family farms" and implement anti-agriculture policies.


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Home plate umpire Mike Winters gets an earful from Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper after a called third strike during the 10th inning of a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies at Nationals Park, Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016, in Washington. Harper was ejected. The Rockies won 9-4 in 11 innings. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)WASHINGTON (AP) — Bryce Harper yelled at umpire Mike Winters and threw his helmet to the ground, leading to his ejection from the Washington Nationals' 9-4 loss to the Colorado Rockies on Saturday.


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