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This Month in Queens Real Estate: APRIL 2015
Apr 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Dirty Little Secrets Your Landscaper Won't Tell You
Apr 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
If you hire a landscaping company to maintain your lawn, there are a few things you REALLY ought to know.   1) Less mowing is BETTER for your lawn and saves you $$$. Multiple academic studies have ...
Food for Thought
Apr 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 179 179 recommendations | email to a friend
"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  Please think twice before you dest...
Just Listed: 1 Bedroom Coop at The New Hampshire House in Forest Hills, NY 11375
Apr 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 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
Apr 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Apr 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
STARS Act of 2015 Addresses ACA Confusion over Season Employee/Season Worker
Apr 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 151 151 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans The restaurant industry and other fields of work, such as farming, often have seasonal workers that pick up heavier work loads during more productive times of the year. The ...

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Brooklyn gets PetSmart
Puppies, kittens and critters alike have two new places to go in Brooklyn to meet all their furry, fishy and chirping needs. Borough President Marty Markowitz joined local pet owners to celebrate t...
Nov 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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City Council backs parking permit resolution
Downtown Brooklyn could become part of a residential parking permit (RPP) system. A home rule resolution in support of residential parking permits was approved by the full City Council last Thursda...
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Red Hook celebrates homeowners
40 affordable apartments sold in new housing unit
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Big plans for the future of Brooklyn's waterfront
The Brooklyn Waterfront Conference, held at Borough Hall on Wednesday, October 26, discussed preservation and change on the industrial waterfront that stretches from Greenpoint to Sunset Park. Earl...
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Creepy crawly Halloween in Prospect Park
Although the annual Halloween Haunted Walk and Carnival in Prospect Park was canceled due to snow and rain on Saturday, “spooky” Halloween events were in full effect on Sunday, October 30. The 10th...
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A cut above the rest
Marty proclaims day for Park Slope barber
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ArtBridge decorates Brooklyn
ArtBridge is a Chelsea-based organization dedicated to taking unappealing construction sites throughout the city and decorating them with the artwork of emerging artists. Rodney Durso, the founder ...
Oct 26, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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78th Precinct briefs CB6 on sex assaults
Deputy Inspector John Argenziano of the 78th Precinct briefed Community Board 6 Public Safety and Environmental Protection Committees at their monthly meeting on Monday, October 24, on the status o...
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Pumpkin Fest unites Park Slope
The 7th Annual Pumpkin Fest took Park Slope by storm on Saturday, October 15, as a crowd of roughly 2,500 people gathered at the corner of Court Street and 4th Place for the yearly tradition. This ...
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Sovereign Bank re-opens branch in Brooklyn
Sovereign Bank celebrated the grand re-opening of its branch at Pratt Institute’s North Hall at 200 Willoughby Avenue in Brooklyn last week. Representatives from Sovereign, a part of Banco Santande...
Oct 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community fighting back against sexual assaults
In the ongoing war against the increase in sexual predators targeting Brooklyn women in recent months, police arrested a suspect on Tuesday, October 11, in connection to a groping that occurred in ...
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Wall Street protesters sweep into Brooklyn
The first Occupy Brooklyn rally was held on October 15, under the Grand Army Plaza’s Arch, where Wall Street protesters held large signs demanding basic rights and chanted “We are the 99 percent!” ...
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CB2 discusses calming traffic on Classon
Also raise concerns about sale of 210 Joralemon
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Marty says, take your man to the doc
On Thursday October 6, Brooklyn’s 10th annual “Take Your Man to the Doctor” event offered visitors free health screenings while emphasizing the importance of regular checkups, early detection, and ...
Oct 12, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Park Slope hosts arts festival
The Six Betweens Art Collective is hosting a month-long festival in Park Slope in October to celebrate multi-disciplinary arts they use to transcend the space between audience and artist. The festi...
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Mexican and American actress Salma Hayek poses for photographers as she arrives to her international premiere film "The Prophet," an animated feature film she co-produced, in Beirut, Lebanon, Monday, April 27, 2015. Hayek is in Lebanon for the film, written and directed by Roger Allers, the maker of the Disney production The Lion King. The film tells the story of a young girl who finds the voice she lost through her friendship with a poet imprisoned for his ideas. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)BEIRUT (AP) — Salma Hayek said on Monday that the animated feature film "The Prophet" she co-produced has been a personal project, one she hopes can inspire young viewers to think outside the box about ways to improve the world.


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Lt. Jason Downey, of the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, retrieves a piece of debris as search and rescue operations continue off Dauphin Island, Ala. on Sunday, April 26, 2015. Coast Guard crews continued searching Sunday for five people missing in the water after recovering two bodies following a powerful storm that capsized several sailboats participating in a regatta near Mobile Bay, Ala. (Sharon Steinmann/AL.com via AP) MAGS OUT; MANDATORY CREDITDAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala. (AP) — Thunderstorms rolling across the Gulf Coast hampered the search Monday for four boaters still missing two days after a deadly squall overturned sailboats during a yearly race in Mobile Bay.


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Belarus border guards check members of the Russian Night Wolves Motorcycle Club at a border crossing with Poland near Brest on April 27, 2015Ten pro-Kremlin bikers on a controversial ride to Berlin to celebrate Soviet victory in World War II were on Monday denied entry into Poland at the Belarusian border, Polish border guards said. The bikers include members of the Night Wolves, a fiercely nationalist club closely linked to Russian President Vladimir Putin. They had planned to ride 6,000 kilometres (3,700 miles) through Belarus, Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Austria and Germany before ending their trip in Berlin to celebrate the Red Army's role in victory over Nazi Germany. "They refused entry to Poland for all participants" said Andrei Bobrovsky, head of the group of 10 bikers.


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