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Jul 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Pyrros and Serres,LLP How Can Video Surveillance Affect Your Workers’ Compensation Claim? When you have been hurt at work and have filed a workers’ compensation claim, you have to be concer...
DOL Sets Overtime Rules Affecting the Restaurant Industry
Jul 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D.Hans & Associates DOL Sets Overtime Rules Affecting the Restaurant Industry Whether you own a fast food restaurant or a fine dining establishment, you must now pay your salaried w...
Exclusive interview to Michael Bacarella, author of “Lincoln’s Foreign Legion: The 39th New York Infantry, the Garibaldi Guard”
Jul 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
      Your book “Lincoln’s Foreign Legion: The 39th New York Infantry, the Garibaldi Guard” is now available on Kindle. What brought you to investigate this type of topic? From my earliest memories...
Estate Planning Checklist For Wills
Jul 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
Estate planning is an intimidating task that some people prefer to avoid. Except Everybody needs to prepare for estate planning sooner rather than later. To help get the ball rolling, here is a che...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: July 2016
Jul 18, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . July 2016 Queens Real Estate Market Update  Queens home sales in June decelerated for the fourth consecuti...
New York City, Queens, Employment Defense Lawyers
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Salient Points about the Carlson-Ailes Sexual Discrimination Lawsuit The media is full of reports about the lawsuit Gretchen Carlson, former Fox anchor woman and television host brought against Fox...
Money Saving Winter Roofing Tips- Spot Out Faulty Gutters Yourself
Jun 24, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 660 660 recommendations | email to a friend
A good roof is perhaps one of the most important investments a homeowner can make. Any good investment requires good maintenance. One of the most crucial factors in upholding a roofing system is th...
How to Throw a Block Party in Queens
Jun 16, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 295 295 recommendations | email to a friend
By George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . A Block Party is defined as a community sponsored, public event where there are no sales of goods or servi...
Camping Safety Guidelines
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 292 292 recommendations | email to a friend
Schools are letting out and summer vacations begin. Many children will be heading off to summer camps as part of their vacation recreation and many families plan their own camping trips, some for f...
Is My Job Protected While I Pursue a Workers’ Compensation Claim?
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 283 283 recommendations | email to a friend
Workers Compensation Attorneys Queens & New York If you have been injured on the job and need to seek compensation under New York’s workers’ compensation laws, you may have some concerns about whet...

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Supportive housing development opens in Flatbush
Units available to mentally-ill who recently became homeless
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$1M going towards environmental advocacy, education programs
Pols say “Greener NYC” part of effort to combat climate change on local level
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OUR ANNUAL TOP HIGH SCHOOLS ISSUE
The Best High Schools in NYC for Your 8th Grader
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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.
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Trip from Brooklyn to Governors Island to get a lot easier
2016 will see the beginning of half-hourly service
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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...
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East New Yorkers rally against city’s rezoning plan
Say affordable housing not affordable enough
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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...
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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
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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
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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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Maine delegates hold up signs as they show support for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton during the final day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Thursday, July 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Confronting a "moment of reckoning," Hillary Clinton is casting herself as a unifier for divided times and a tested, steady hand to lead in a volatile world.


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Smoke from a wildfire spreads over woods, as seen from White Rock in Carmel Valley, southeast of Monterey, Calif., Wednesday, July 27, 2016. Acting Gov. Tom Torlakson, substituting for Gov. Jerry Brown who is at the Democratic National Convention with other top state officials, declared a state of emergency for the fire and another wildfire outside of Los Angeles on Tuesday night. The move frees up funding and relaxes regulations to help with the firefight and recovery. (AP Photo/Nic Coury)BIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters struggled Thursday to get the upper hand on a massive wildfire burning along California's picturesque Big Sur coastline, where anxious residents driven from their homes awaited word on their properties and popular parks and trails closed at the height of tourist season.


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FILE - In this Nov. 30, 2014, file photo, Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon makes a reception during an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills in Orchard Park, N.Y. Recently reinstated by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell following a lengthy drug suspension, Gordon said he's been changed by his experience over the past two years. He's grown up, learned from his mistakes and is ready to be productive again. (AP Photo/Bill Wippert, File)BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Humbled, grateful and determined to make up for lost time and to those who stood by him, Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon stood on an NFL practice field and finally felt peace.


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