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Money Saving Winter Roofing Tips- Spot Out Faulty Gutters Yourself
Jun 24, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 442 442 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 | 74 74 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 | 76 76 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 | 76 76 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 | 86 86 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 | 202 202 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 | 203 203 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 | 198 198 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 | 228 228 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 | 226 226 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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Woodhaven loses three community leaders
Here in our little Woodhaven the weather was frigid to the point of being dangerous. Thankfully the deep freeze is warming up and it seems like spring, which is just five weeks away Daylight Saving...
Feb 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols ask landlords to open homes to Sandy victims
Provide temporary housing while rebuilding continues
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Councilman wants DOT to reevaluate dangerous roadway
Site of hit-and-run accident that killed 16-year-old girl
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Local vet 'playing around' with history
Dr. Paul Fish has been tending to the pets of Woodhaven and surrounding communities at his Animal Clinic at 76-23 Jamaica Avenue for 33 years. If you have any pets, it is likely that you know Dr. F...
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Borough Board approves budget priorities, TWA hotel
The Queens Borough Board voted unanimously to approve the budget priorities for fiscal Year 2017 Monday night at Borough Hall. The city’s preliminary budget totals $82.1 billion. It increases fundi...
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Far Rockaway to get $91 million investment
At last year's State of the City address, Mayor Bill de Blasio made a promise to the Far Rockaway community still reeling from the destruction caused by Hurricane Sandy. This year, that promise was...
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Despite snow, business as usual in Woodhaven
February is turning out to be a tough one. We have experienced heavy snow and ice and the sleet is threatening. After the snowstorm and the problem with snow removal in Woodhaven, let's hope that i...
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Visit Woodhaven 1974 through movie magic
It was a quiet little film, the kind they seem to rarely make these days. It was called “Queen of the Stardust Ballroom” and it was really big news in Woodhaven at the time. Residents still talk ab...
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents rally against homeless shelter placements in SE Queens
Southeast Queens elected officials, community leaders and residents stood at the steps of City Hall last Wednesday to protest the addition of more homeless shelters in their neighborhoods. Communit...
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols renew push for new police precinct
Want to split the 105th into two, create 116th
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South Ozone Park schools gets new dance studio
Students in South Ozone Park will have a new place to learn the art of dance thanks to a funding grant from Councilman Ruben Wills. The new dance studio at MS 226 was opened last week with dance st...
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rumors about St. Luke's unfortunately true
The best snow remover - sunny warm weather - is starting to put a dent in the 24 inches of unplowed snow in Woodhaven. The forecast for this week is for a warm rain, so that should melt away more o...
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodhaven mother, daughter start foundation
When her daughter Carly Rose was seven years old, Lisa Cangialosi-Horner received the worst news any mother can possibly hear. She learned that her daughter had developed acute lymphoblastic leukem...
Jan 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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TWA terminal revitalization supported by community boards
Now onto BP office
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Police looking for a pair of south Queens burglars
Reportedly shot woman in South Ozone Park parking lot
Jan 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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This Thursday June 23, 2016 image provided by the Greenbrier shows flooding on the 18th green of the Old White Course at the Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs, W. Va. Severe flooding hit the area that is scheduled to host a PGA tour event in two weeks. (Cam Huffman/The Greenbrier via AP)BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — The PGA Tour canceled the Greenbrier Classic, scheduled for July 7-10, on Saturday because of devastating flooding in West Virginia.


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Douglas Nelson, left, shows his wife, Amy, an item he found as they survey the remains of their home devastated by a wildfire, Saturday, June 25, 2016, in South Lake, Calif. The couple said they lost everything including their dog. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)LAKE ISABELLA, Calif. (AP) — A voracious and deadly wildfire in central California has burned 150 homes, and the toll may rise, fire officials said Saturday.


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Presidential candidate Gudni Johannesson casts his ballot at a polling station in Reykjavik, on June 25, 2016Reykjavik (AFP) - Political newcomer and history professor Gudni Johannesson claimed victory in Saturday's presidential election in Iceland, after early results showed him garnering 37.8 percent of votes.


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