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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEP 2016
Sep 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 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 | 114 114 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 | 132 132 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 | 160 160 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...
Are gender identity and religious freedom at odds in America?
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 192 192 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....
Protecting Your Right as a Spouse in a New York Estate
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 187 187 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...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 260 260 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 | 283 283 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 | 277 277 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 | 251 251 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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The fight for LICH continues for local residents
Cobble Hill Association hosts meeting to keep community informed
May 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Red Hook and Carroll Gardens get their trains back
Smith and 9th Street station re-opens
May 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents unwilling to share street with bike share kiosks
Brooklynites packed a church in Fort Greene last Wednesday to demand that the locations of some of docking stations for the city’s new bike-sharing program be changed. More than 100 residents atten...
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16 trees grow in Boerum Hill
Arbor Day Celebration
May 01, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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LICH is out of the ICU and recovering
SUNY withdraws proposal to close facility, looking for buyer
May 01, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Redesigning Brooklyn's Fowler Square Plaza
Residents meet again with city officials to provide input
May 01, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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SUNY withdraws plan to close LICH
Following pressure from the community and local elected officials, the State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate has withdrawn its proposal to close Long Island College Hospital (LICH). Represe...
Apr 26, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Service Workers protest low wages in Park Slope
Luxury housing developers in Brooklyn and Queens are cheating employees out of pay and benefits owed to them, workers say. The service workers union 32BJ SEIU led a protest in Park Slope last Wedne...
Apr 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Critic: community garden proposal attracts rats
CB6 approves despite concern from opposition
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CB6 grants liquor license after lengthy debate
Hours of Blueprint's backyard area scrutinized
Apr 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Markowitz goes out with a bang, and a talk show
State of the Borough Variety Show
Apr 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn Assemblyman seeks City Council seat
Another candidate picks up NOW endorsement
Apr 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Quinn can’t shake term-limit decision
Mayor hopefuls attack speaker at a forum in Brooklyn
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St. Joseph’s College hosts Brooklyn Hispanic Chamber expo
As large businesses continue to pop up in the borough, the Brooklyn Kings County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (BHCC) last week was stressing the need for a variety of establishments, both big and s...
Apr 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents show concerns over NYCHA’s redevelopment plans
Residents gathered recently in Boerum Hill to discuss how New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) redevelopment plans could affect the community. NYCHA’s Infill Redevelopment Plan would allow devel...
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PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — Singapore's defense minister says countries need to look for practical ways to defuse incidents in the South China Sea.
2016-10-01 00:38:47 -0400

Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz waves to fans as he is honored before the Red Sox's baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Fenway Park, Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)BOSTON (AP) — David Ortiz isn't quite finished with the late-inning heroics.


2016-10-01 00:36:23 -0400

Minnesota Twins starter Tyler Duffey, left, listens to catcher John Murphy during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox, Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)CHICAGO (AP) — Minnesota manager Paul Molitor acknowledged he can't wait until the season is over. And that was before having to watch Carlos Rodon tie an AL record by striking out the first seven Twins and Tim Anderson flirt with the cycle for the White Sox.


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