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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 | 26 26 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 | 27 27 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 | 31 31 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 | 58 58 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 | 60 60 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 | 66 66 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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EEOC Alleges Discrimination Based on Applications Requiring Medical History
May 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 111 111 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 | 122 122 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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City leaders discuss plans for a safer J'Ouvert festival
Police looking for four in last year's murder of Cuomo aide
Mar 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols want eviction program to include domestic violence victims
Elected officials called on Governor Andrew Cuomo and State Senate Republicans to pass a law that would expand the Family Eviction Prevention Supplement (FEPS) program to include New Yorkers who we...
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Crown Heights comes together to celebrate shared history
Mural depicts both the good and bad of the past
Mar 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brownsville to get community tech and wellness center
Part of pol's commitment to computer literacy in Brooklyn
Mar 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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City announces $2 million for mental health organizations
Community-based mental health organizations are receiving a boon in funding thanks to a partnership between the mayor's office and the Ford Foundation. The Red Hook Initiative is one of the 14 grou...
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Schumer seeks justice for Brooklyn shopkeeper
Wants Australia to extradite 2009 murder suspect
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Bushwick residents charge landlord with tenant harassment
Pleaded guilty to bribing city inspector last year
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Brooklyn, Queens students get civically engaged
Create proposals to address issues in their community
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Authorities looking for suspected Park Slope home invader
BP pledges $1,000 for info leading to arrest
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Borough board approves sale of BK Heights Library
Advocacy group voices strong opposition prior to vote
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Adams honors newest 'Heroes of the Month'
Dog rescuers, anti-violence doctor recognized
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City begins storm sewer project in Gowanus
The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and the Department of Design and Construction (DDC) announced Monday that the city will begin the construction of “high-level storm sewers” in Gowan...
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Brooklyn residents wait decade to purchase their homes
HPD program was supposed to provide affordable housing
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Group helps Coney Island residents find summer jobs
Over 500 seasonal positions available on boardwalk
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Local craft beer initiative comes to Brooklyn
Barclays Center to offer local brews as part of Taste NY
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Malaysian transgender woman Nisha Ayub was arrested in 2000 by the feared state religious enforcers who swoop on Muslims suspected of "un-Islamic" behaviourNisha Ayub has endured virtually everything thrown at Muslim-majority Malaysia's repressed transgender community: contempt, violence, arrest and sexual assault in a prison where she was sent to become a "real man". "The way they treat you is like you don't have any rights, you don't have any dignity," said Nisha, 37, dressed in the flowing skirt and long-sleeve shirt favoured by Malaysian Muslim women. A Muslim, Nisha's first overt gender-identity expression came at age nine in a costume contest at her straight-laced boy's school -- she dressed as a ballerina.


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SYDNEY (AP) — Scientists say mass bleaching has killed more than a third of the coral in the northern and central parts of Australia's Great Barrier Reef, though corals to the south have escaped with little damage.
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Polish kayaker Aleksander Doba begins his translatlantic kayak adventure from New York to Lisbon on May 29, 2016 in New YorkA Polish grandfather left New York Sunday on his third solo trans-Atlantic crossing in a kayak, aiming to arrive in Portugal in time to celebrate his 70th birthday on firm ground in September. Aleksander Doba paddled off from the tip of Manhattan after doing interviews and posing for selfies with a crowd of some 100 onlookers. A star at home, Doba gained global attention when he was named a National Geographic adventurer of the year in 2015.


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