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Money Saving Winter Roofing Tips- Spot Out Faulty Gutters Yourself
Jun 24, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 446 446 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 | 79 79 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 | 80 80 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 | 80 80 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...
Dominoes Pizza Sued for Wage and Hour Violations
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit against Domino’s Pizza for underpaying staff. According to Legal Reader , last year the Attorney General’s Office settled for $1...
OTELLO saved by the performers at the METROPOLITAN OPERA
May 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 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 | 206 206 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 | 207 207 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 | 202 202 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 | 1 1 comments | 233 233 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...

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Borough presidents releases Brooklyn debt report
Introduces strategies to reduce debt by educating students
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Borough president addresses safety at Brooklyn venues
Says no venue is too small to be prepared
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BP honors exemplary Brooklyn detectives, praises work
Borough President Eric Adams honored 40 of Brooklyn’s top police detectives for exemplary service in a special ceremony last week. “Detective work is more than ‘Law and Order’-like glamour, it is a...
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First-ever holiday market held in Kew Gardens
The residents of Kew Gardens were treated to the area’s first-ever holiday market last Sunday. For one day only, local artists sold unique jewelry, pottery, artwork and accessories on the patio of ...
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Work moving quickly in Bushwick playground renovation
Both phases at Hecksher Playground ahead of schedule
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Brooklyn & Chicago locked in a coding competition
Challenge to sign up schools for an 'Hour of Code'
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City convenes summit on synthetic marijuana
Educates city employees, social workers on dangers of K2
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Crown Heights officials express concerns over concert
Electronic music event planned for old armory
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Former assemblyman Vito Lopez, 74, passes away
Vito Lopez, the man who parlayed a Brooklyn-Queens nonprofit into a position as one of the most powerful men in Albany, died Monday night after a years-long bout with leukemia. He was 74. Lopez rep...
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Massive commercial and office space coming to DoBro
Aim to provide space for growing tech industry
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Resource fair aims to help recent vets transition home
Borough President Eric Adams held a special ceremony and resource fair for veterans at Borough Hall on Monday. The event honored some of the borough's veterans and gave them the opportunity to lear...
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$3.7 million in funding allocated for Prospect Park
Oriental Pavilion, park’s east side focus of funding
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New map shows progress of resiliency projects in Brooklyn
Project part of new joint project between BP, city
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Code Brooklyn aims to bring computer science to public schools
Technology and computer science jobs have continued to rise over the past decade in New York City, and with the launch of Code Brooklyn, Borough President Eric Adams is hoping Brooklyn children wil...
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DOE launches program to encourage kids to read everyday
Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña announced a new program, NYC Reads 365, aimed at getting the city's school children to read every day. The program was unveiled alongside children’s author Jon Scie...
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Ireland's Robbie Brady celebrates after scoring on a penalty kick during the Euro 2016 round of 16 soccer match between France and Ireland, at the Grand Stade in Decines-?Charpieu, near Lyon, France, Sunday, June 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)PARIS (AP) — The Latest from soccer's European Championship (all times local):


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A man holds up the German newspaper Bild with the titel "OUTsch!", for the camera, in BerlinBy Elizabeth Piper and Ben Blanchard LONDON/BEIJING (Reuters) - Turmoil unleashed by Britain's vote to leave the European Union heightened anxiety in Asia on Sunday, with China, Japan and South Korea fretting over the risk to global financial stability a few hours before markets reopen. In Britain, open conflict spread from the ruling Conservatives to the opposition, and senior Labour lawmakers attempted a coup against their leader after traditional supporters rejected the party's pro-EU stand in droves at Thursday's referendum. Over three million Britons signed a petition calling for a re-run of the referendum, with the number climbing by the hour, and an opinion poll showed a strong majority of Scots now want to break with the United Kingdom.


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Seven members of Britain's opposition Labour party said on Sunday they had withdrawn support for the leadership of Jeremy Corbyn, plunging the party into crisis in the wake of Britain's vote to leave the European Union. Corbyn sacked Hilary Benn as Labour's foreign policy chief early on Sunday after he said had lost confidence in the leadership. Gloria de Piero, Heidi Alexander, Lucy Powell and Ian Murray all announced they were withdrawing support and stepping down from Corbyn's 'shadow cabinet'.
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