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8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 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 | 82 82 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 | 110 110 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 | 140 140 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 | 134 134 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 | 206 206 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 | 233 233 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 | 227 227 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 | 204 204 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 | 210 210 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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City releases roadmap for Far Rockaway revival
Continues process of spending $91M committed by mayor
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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FDNY commish: NYC kids are playing with fire
Mix of young, matches to blame for three recent blazes
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Get ready for school on Jamaica Ave.
This week, enjoy a day to take your children’s mind off of returning to school with the Woodhaven Business Improvement District’s Annual “Back to School Sales Days.” Hopefully the sales will make t...
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Meet Woodhaven's Woman of the Year
Every year I have the privilege of introducing you to the people and businesses that the Woodhaven Residents’ Block Association will be honoring at their annual gala. This year’s celebration will t...
Aug 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Muslim community mourns slain imam, associate
Police arrest Brooklyn man for weekend double murder
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EDC officials talk major transit, development options
Representatives from the city's Economic Development Corporation (EDC) hosted a roundtable discussion in its Manhattan offices Monday to discuses the future of development in neighborhoods througho...
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Back to School Days are upon us
As we continue to experience hot weather and extended heat wave, it's hard to believe that “back to school” time is right around the corner. We try to make it as easy as possible through the Woodha...
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Community expresses grief, concern after jogger's murder
Howard Beach residents want a safer Spring Creek Park
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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DOT's flawed plan for Woodhaven
Residents packed Woodhaven Boulevard on Saturday to rally against a daft and dangerous proposal by the Department of Transportation (DOT). The 102nd Precinct, led by Officer Jose Severino of Commun...
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodhaven residents rally against Select Bus Service
Call on DOT to scrap plan for two boulevards
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Rockaway gets new playground, athletic field
The property next to Goldie Maple Academy in Rockaway has been transformed from a de facto parking lot into a brand new playground. “I remember when it was just asphalt and there were cars parking ...
Aug 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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A busy week in Woodhaven
We are now two weeks into August and summer is flying by. Another busy week started on August 2 with the Annual National "Night Out Against Crime." The weather was warm but not hot, a welcome chang...
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Don't become the victim of a scam
I've got good news and I’ve got bad news. The good news is that you don't owe the IRS thousands of dollars and they are not sending police to your home to arrest you, no matter what that angry pers...
Aug 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Don't become the victim of a scam
I've got good news and I’ve got bad news. The good news is that you don't owe the IRS thousands of dollars and they are not sending police to your home to arrest you, no matter what that angry pers...
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Help stop the SBS proposal this weekend
Our little Woodhaven has really been hot, above 90 degrees, then we finally had some rain, which cooled it down a bit. But no matter how hot, it's better than the cold icy weather of winter. Becaus...
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Majed Hattar, brother of the Jordanian writer Nahed Hattar, speaks to the media during a sit-in in town of Al-FuheisBy Suleiman Al-Khalidi AMMAN (Reuters) - A gunman shot dead Jordanian writer Nahed Hattar on Sunday outside the court where he was to stand trial on charges of contempt of religion after sharing on social media a caricature seen as insulting Islam, witnesses and state media said. A security source said he was a 39-year-old Muslim preacher in a mosque in the capital. Hattar, a Christian and a anti-Islamist activist who was a supporter of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, was arrested last month after he shared a caricature that depicted a bearded man in heaven smoking in bed with women and asking God to bring him wine and cashews.


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Government forces captured Palestinian refugee camp of Handarat.BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):


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FILE - In this Monday, June 1, 2015, file photo, Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez replaces his cap after the singing of the national anthem before the start of a baseball game between the Miami Marlins and the Chicago Cubs, in Miami. The Marlins announced Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016, that ace right-hander Fernandez has died. The U.S. Coast Guard says Fernandez was one of three people killed in a boat crash off Miami Beach early Sunday. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on the boating death of Miami Marlins pitching ace Jose Fernandez (all times local):


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