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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEP 2016
Sep 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
The housing market spiked in August as demand remains at high levels in many neighborhoods, particularly in the 1-3 Family and Condo categories. Affordability does appear to be impacting prospectiv...
8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 121 121 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 | 139 139 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 | 168 168 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...
Protecting Your Right as a Spouse in a New York Estate
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 196 196 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...
Are gender identity and religious freedom at odds in America?
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 202 202 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....
This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 268 268 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 | 292 292 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 | 284 284 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 | 259 259 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 . ...

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For the past 20 years, March is celebrated nationwide as Arts & Crafts month. The Woodhaven Cultural & Historical Society is honoring this celebration with a presentation by Michelle Cook-Lopez, pr...
Feb 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Candidate looks to challenge Miller in 38th AD
Pumarejo plans to enter June Democratic Primary
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Cockfighting ring operating in Woodhaven is busted
Residents shocked to learn of illegal activity
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Smith listens to budget and quality of life issues at town hall
Last Thursday, State Senator Malcolm Smith held his first town hall meeting of the year at Calvary Baptist Church in Jamaica. He was joined by Inspector Charles McEvoy, commanding officer of the 10...
Feb 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Improving lives, improving the community
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Valentine's Day is just around the corner
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Down & dirty: Jamaica residents confront a common problem
Residents say government overlooks trash and garbage in hood
Feb 05, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 246 246 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodhaven resident travels the country in Wienermobile
Amanda Vazquez finished college with an appetite for hotdogs
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Woodhaven school gets a new flag
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Take a load off on Jamaica Avenue
It seemed like summer weather when the temperature hit 32 degrees! As we say so long to January, we look forward with hope to February. Maybe in this month we will have warmer temperatures and no s...
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Program provides free legal help for Queens residents
When most people think of lawyers, they see flashy suits, big criminal cases and hefty bills. But the Queens Volunteer Lawyers Project (QVLP), which is part of the Queens County Bar Association, ha...
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Bishop recalls the evolution of Highland Park
Filled with crime 30 years ago, it now flourishes
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If I can quit, then you can quit
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Historian to speak at Woodhaven meeting
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De Blasio proposes to extend paid sick leave legislation
Initiating his vision of “one city,” Mayor Bill de Blasio proposed new legislation for a sweeping expansion of paid sick leave on Friday. “What we are putting forward today will fundamentally impro...
Jan 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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American media outlet ESPN reported that Fury tested positive after providing a urine sample to Las Vegas-based Voluntary Anti-Doping Association in Lancaster, England on September 22Embattled world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury appeared to make light of reports he has tested positive for cocaine in a Twitter post on Saturday. Fury's camp are yet to comment on the report by ESPN, but the Briton tweeted a picture of Tony Montana, played by Al Pacino in the film Scarface, sitting at a table with a pile of cocaine in front of him. Fury imposed his own face onto the picture, which he captioned "#Tysonmontana", and changed his Twitter name to "TONYMONTANA".


2016-10-01 18:07:52 -0400

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump meets with supporters after a rally, Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, in Novi, Mich. (AP Photo/John Locher)NOVI, Mich. (AP) — Thousands of Michigan voters roared with approval as Donald Trump lashed out at an economic system he said was rigged against everyday Americans. They cheered louder when he declared that Hillary Clinton was to blame.


2016-10-01 18:07:45 -0400
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — After hitting the red carpet this month for the release of his new movie, actor Patrick Dempsey has returned to his home state for a cancer fundraiser.
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