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OTELLO saved by the performers at the METROPOLITAN OPERA
May 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
  Posted on May 18, 2016 by editoreusa   This ostensibly new production (it started in September of last year) of Verdi’s Otello at the Metropolitan Opera could have been the greatest pleasant surp...
How to Contest your Queens Property Taxes and(or) Building Classification
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 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 | 39 39 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 | 43 43 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 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 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 | 72 72 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...
How Far Do Privacy Rights Stretch for a Child’s Safety?
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
A father recorded a conversation between his son and his ex-wife’s live-in boyfriend. Later on, when he turned in the recording as evidence, the boyfriend’s attorney challenged the admissibility of...
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May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
Our Blog—A Place to Learn More about Our Practice Employment Law | Personal Injury | Medical Malpractice | Construction Site Accidents | Premises Liability | Nursing Home Neglect and Abuse | Motor ...
EEOC Alleges Discrimination Based on Applications Requiring Medical History
May 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens, New York City Employment Defense Firm As employers, when you ask for medical information on a job application, you raise a red flag for the Equal Opportunity Employment Commission (EEOC) an...
Advantages Of Advertising On NYC Billboards & Buildings
May 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 134 134 recommendations | email to a friend
Using billboards to advertise may seem old-fashioned in our technology-driven era. With the internet and the many platforms it reaches out to, why would we still want to advertise with something as...

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Amid protests, Barclays Center officially opens
Mood inside arena festive as lights go up on home of Nets
Sep 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Book festival attracts largest crowd ever
Book lovers descended on Brooklyn Borough Hall this past Sunday for the 7th Annual Brooklyn Book Festival. Last year the festival drew 30,000 participants, but this year it’s estimated by the Borou...
Sep 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Partnership looks to reclaim Park Avenue
Say street has become an entrance ramp to BQE
Sep 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Globetrotters playing a little closer to home
As the Harlem Globetrotters prepare to play their first basketball game in the Barclays Center next month, a few members of the team took a ride on the Long Island Railroad to get a glimpse of the ...
Sep 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Renovated library reopens in Park Slope
After three years of renovations, the Brooklyn Public Library is re-opened its Park Slope branch’s doors to the public, this time with some 21st century features. Children will be able to use iPads...
Sep 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grammar issues hold up park renovations
Misspellings and traditional language were a subject of controversy in Community Board 2's decision to shoot down a proposal last week to give Commodore Barry Park a touch of history last week. t T...
Sep 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Traffic, parking top concerns over impending arena opening
Community members butted heads with representatives from Forest City Ratner over specifics of the Barclays Center during a meeting Wednesday night at the Latin Evangelical Free Church, only a few b...
Sep 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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BAM celebrates opening of new performance space
First building added to DoBro campus since 1987
Sep 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Italian tradition takes to the streets in Brooklyn
Brooklyn’s first Italian Roman Catholic parish, Sacred Hearts & St. Stephen Church, hosted the people of Mola di Bari, Italy, as they honored the feast of their hometown patron saint with a traditi...
Sep 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn building collapse kills one, injures another
Two construction workers fell 40 feet from the fourth floor to the basement of a building under construction in Brooklyn on Monday, killin gone and seriously injuring another. The two men were iden...
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Traffic, parking top concerns over impending arena opening
Community members butted heads with representatives from Forest City Ratner over specifics of the Barclays Center during a meeting Wednesday night at the Latin Evangelical Free Church, only a few b...
Sep 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Group: StudentsFirst doesn't live up to its name
Members of Make the Road New York (MRNY) staged a protest last week outside the Downtown Brooklyn headquarters of StudentsFirst. Chanting “keep you policy out of our community,” the protesters were...
Sep 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Welcome home: St. Joe's building new athletic facility
St. Joseph's College Bears athletics will finally have a true home court advantage. The school is undergoing the most elaborate construction project in over 40 years, which will result in an athlet...
Sep 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Brooklyn school focuses on sustainability
BUGS will open its doors in 2013 to 100 students
Aug 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Family of deceased calls for mandatory paid sick days
Groups urge City Council to pass paid sick time bill
Aug 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is condescending. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid veers from friendly in private to nasty before TV cameras. And one of Washington's leading conservatives backstabs fellow Republicans.
2016-05-31 13:44:38 -0400

FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2011 file photo, U.S. actors Johnny Depp, left, and Amber Heard arrive for the European premiere of their film, "The Rum Diary," in London. Attorneys for Heard, said Tuesday, May 31, 2016, that the model-actress has given a statement to Los Angeles police to support her account that Depp was physically abusive to her during a fight on May 21, 2016, in their Los Angeles home. Heard filed for divorce Monday, May 23, 2016, citing irreconcilable differences. (AP Photo/Joel Ryan, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) — Johnny Depp's estranged wife has given Los Angeles police a statement to support her account of an alleged domestic violence incident involving the actor, her lawyers said Tuesday.


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Mars and Earth passed at 120.7 million kilometers (75 million miles) away from each other, which NASA said will not happen again until July 31, 2018The two planets passed at 120.7 million kilometers (75 million miles) away from each other, which NASA said will not happen again until July 31, 2018. The average distance between Earth and Mars is 225 million kilometers (140 million miles), with the neighboring planets sometimes reaching distances as far as 402.3 million kilometers (250 million miles) when they are diametrically opposite the Sun. Stargazers will have to wait until 2287 to see Mars at that distance again, according to NASA.


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