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More Trees, Please! Wealthy neighborhoods have the most trees!
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  "God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools." ~John Muir If you'd like to request a tree p...
Just Listed' 1 Bedroom Coop at 218-10 43rd Avenue in Bayside, NY 11361
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George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1br Coop for Sale in Bayside NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Bayside Coop for Sale. Offered for sale by George Her...
EEOC Files Its First of Two Transgender Discrimination Lawsuits
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New York employers should take note that the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) filed and settled its first transgender discrimination lawsuit. In April 2015, the EEOC brought the suit ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: APRIL 2015
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April 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update Homes sales increased in March while inventory levels remained tight. Inventory typically reaches its low point during the winter months, but the current...
Just Listed: 1 Bedroom Coop at The New Hampshire House in Forest Hills, NY 11375
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George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1br Coop for Sale at The New Hampshire House in Forest Hills, NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Forest Hills Coop fo...
Just Listed: 2 Bedroom Coop at the Acropolis Gardens in Astoria, NY 11105
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George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 2br Coop for Sale at Acropolis Gardens in Astoria, NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Astoria Coop for Sale. Offered ...
Just Listed: 2 Bedroom Coop at Bay Terrace Garden in Bayside, NY 11360
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George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 2br Coop for Sale at Bay Terrace Garden in Bayside NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Bayside Coop for Sale. Offered ...
What Is Parental Alienation and How Can It Affect Custody?
Apr 17, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 120 120 recommendations | email to a friend
by Chris Palermo | Apr 7, 2015 | Chris Palermo Blog , Parential Alienation Parental alienation syndrome is a psychological term that means one parent is turning the children against the other paren...
A Legal Perspective for a Recent Tragic New York Accident
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by Steven Palermo | Apr 7, 2015 | Car Accident Attorney's , On April 1, 2015, a tragic car accident occurred in the Bronx on a snowy Grand Concourse service road. A cab driver, suffering from a sei...
The Launch of Stephen D. Hans & Associates’ New Website
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Author: Stephen D. Hans Stephen D. Hans & Associates, P.C. wants to welcome you to the launch of our new employment litigation website.  We hope you can easily find the information you are searchin...

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Woodhaven Man Receives President's Volunteer Service Award
Etienne David Adorno, a 27 year-old resident of Woodhaven, has been honored this year with The President’s Volunteer Service Award for the over 4,000 hours he devoted to community service. Adorno w...
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Combating noise in Woodhaven
Last year, I attended the City Council hearing in Manhattan on a bill regarding residents’ noise complaints. The bill was proposed by Eric Ulrich, our New York City councilman and Councilwoman, E...
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Following two police attacks, mayor defends stop-and-frisk
In the aftermath of two attacks on law enforcement officers last week, Mayor Michael Bloomberg defended the city's controversial stop-and-frisk policy following an appearance at Queens Botanical Ga...
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Heat wave help
There’s one good thing about living in Woodhaven during a heat wave: the free car washes you get from driving through all the open fire hydrants! Over the past 10 days, as temperatures remained ste...
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Patriotism on display in Woodhaven
This week, the residents of Woodhaven will join the rest of the country in celebrating our Declaration of Independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain, which occurred 236 years ago on July 4, 177...
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Looking back at the history of the BID
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Empire Gate changing healthcare in Queens
On Wednesday, June 20, Empire Gate Medical Group opened its doors in Jamaica with hopes of providing excellent medical care, seven days a week. According to Mike Jarmuz, marketing Director at Empir...
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An old-fashioned Woodhaven block party
Word on the Woodhaven Block
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How to 'Seez It' out of your purse
Howard Beach resident goes from confusion to success
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Happy Fourth of July and a good run as prez
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Do you agree that #nycisbroken?
Each summer, the residents of Woodhaven flood the Woodhaven Residents' Block Association (WRBA) with complaints about residential noise wondering what, if anything, can be done to alleviate this pr...
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Woodhaven Developments
The Greater Woodhaven Development Corporation took Woodhaven “out to the ball game” on Monday night, June 18. We secured the tickets for Woodhaven Night” and what a night it was! It was nearly a no...
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South Queens debates usage of abandoned rail line
Residents, officials and advocates met at the Maple Grove Cemetery community center in Fresh Meadows on Monday, June 18, to discuss proposals regarding the abandoned train tracks that run through S...
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Jeffries picks up big endorsement in bid to represent S. Queens
Two borough nabes will join large swath of Brooklyn in NY08
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Reps host job fair for unemployed veterans
Turnout less than desired – but opportunity is not over
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Now 82, Willie Nelson looks back at his life from a hardscrabble childhood in tiny Abbott, Texas, during the Great Depression to his triumphs as one of country music's original crossover successesDays after a brief jail stint in the Bahamas for marijuana possession, Willie Nelson was invited to the White House by Jimmy Carter who thanked the country superstar for his campaign support. Following a dinner in which the president spoke of his days as a peanut farmer and the singer talked of raising pigs, Nelson says that a "White House insider" invited him to the roof to look at Washington at night -- and brought out a joint. "Getting stoned on the roof of the White House, you can't help but turn inward," Nelson recalls of the 1977 episode in his memoir, "It's A Long Story," which was published Tuesday.


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NEW YORK (AP) — A slate of CBS dramas and comedies dominated the Nielsen Top 20 last week, lifting CBS to its 10th consecutive win in viewership.
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Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid of Nev. speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, May 5, 2015, following a policy luncheon. (AP Photo/Brett Carlsen)WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate's top Democrat fiercely opposes expanded trade deals, but he signaled Tuesday he won't stand on the railroad tracks to block them.


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