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OTELLO saved by the performers at the METROPOLITAN OPERA
May 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 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 | 29 29 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 | 30 30 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 | 34 34 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 | 61 61 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 | 63 63 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 | 69 69 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 | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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EEOC Alleges Discrimination Based on Applications Requiring Medical History
May 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 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 | 125 125 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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Atlantic Antic 2015
Hundreds of thousands descended on Atlantic Ave. for the 41st annual Atlantic Ave. festival, the largest street festival in New York City. Scroll through the photos for a look at the action.
Sep 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trip from Brooklyn to Governors Island to get a lot easier
2016 will see the beginning of half-hourly service
Sep 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officials call for action once again after triple homicide
Elected officials gathered outside Fort Greene’s Ingersoll Houses on Monday, just steps from where three men lost their lives in what appears to be a gang-related shooting over the weekend. Four ot...
Sep 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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East New Yorkers rally against city’s rezoning plan
Say affordable housing not affordable enough
Sep 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Airbnb launches pilot program in Brooklyn
Airbnb announced a first-of-its kind partnership with the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce this week, which aims to promote tourism throughout the borough by connecting the website’s hosts with local b...
Sep 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hundreds march day after Cuomo aide taken off life support
Voices lead to chorus calling for reform amidst rash of violence
Sep 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Adams allocates funds to redesign dangerous intersections
Makes announcement from site of fatal crash last month
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Borough president issues “conditional disapproval” on library sale
Decision comes after CB2 votes to recommend controversial project
Sep 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hundreds rally outside Brooklyn Verizon
Say worker being fired because of role in ongoing contract negotiations
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New education center opens at Brooklyn Bridge Park
Conservancy’s first indoor center for education programming
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On first day of new year, Fariña visits school that launched her career
Reminisces in Cobble Hill as students return to the classroom
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BP calls for J’Ouvert task force to address violence plaguing event
Says violence symptomatic of larger issue
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Flatbush students beautify Umma Park
Latest mural project from non-profit CITYarts
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Brooklyn van company calls for crackdown on unlicensed vans
Say they are using pick-up spots for licensed commuter vans
Sep 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Extravagantly facial-haired descend on Coney Island for 8th annual competition
Men of varying whisker length and shape descended on Coney Island on Saturday for the 8th Annual Coney Island Beard and Moustache Competition. With styles varying from the traditional horseshoe mus...
Sep 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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By Chine Labbé PARIS (Reuters) - Seven people went on trial in Paris on Monday accused of traveling to Syria to train as militant fighters, among them the brother of one of the militants who killed 130 people in the French capital last November. The seven, aged from 24 to 27, face up to 10 years in jail if found guilty of taking part in an Islamist recruitment network and receiving training in Syria from Islamic State. The accused, friends from eastern France, were part of a larger number who in December 2013 traveled to Syria, where two of them died.
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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah man sentenced to death in a 1985 murder case is appealing his conviction by arguing the Mormon church interfered in his trial.
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A "Now Hiring" sign is posted on a Verizon store in Manhattan in New YorkThe deal, which one analyst called "very rich" for Verizon workers, could be a prelude to the company exiting the wireline telecommunications business, transforming into a wireless internet business. Verizon, the No. 1 U.S. wireless provider, and the Communications Workers of America (CWA) had reached a tentative deal on Friday. The CWA said Verizon agreed to provide a 10.9 percent raise over four years while Verizon put the increase at 10.5 percent.


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