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How to Contest your Queens Property Taxes and(or) Building Classification
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 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 | 12 12 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 | 14 14 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 | 42 42 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?
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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 | 48 48 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
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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 | 105 105 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...
Restaurants Weigh in on Replacing Tipping with Service Charges
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Queens New York Employment Defense Attorneys Human Resource Consulting Law Firm Various restaurants across the country are in the process of changing tipping into service charges. The Seattle Eater...

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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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Turkish Muslim community, BP condemn article
Say picture of mosque in ISIS piece mischaracterizes organization
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New section of Brooklyn Bridge Park opens during Harvest Festival
New meadowland marks completion of Pier 6
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District 15 parents, teachers discuss class sizes
Parents and teachers in District 15, which runs from Carroll Gardens to Sunset Park, discussed concerns over current class sizes and fears that schools could soon become extremely overcrowded durin...
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BPL officially ushers in universal six-day service
19 branches now open an additional day
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Elected officials call for reinstating B71 bus line
Elected officials and community leaders called last week on the MTA to reinstate the B71 bus route, which connected Crown Heights and the Columbia Street Waterfront District before budget woes and ...
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Adams honors heroes of the month
Firefighter, volunteer organization recognized
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Hundreds take part in 23rd annual St. Stan's run
Hundreds of runners from across the state came out to Greenpoint on Sunday to take part in the 23rd annual St. Stan’s Athletic League ‘Get to the Point!’ 5K run. Newark resident Melquiadas Luizaga ...
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Brooklyn celebrates Italian-American Heritage Month
Italian-Americans from across the Brooklyn came out to Borough Hall on Thursday to celebrate their heritage as part of the third annual Italian-American Heritage Festival, part of Italian-American ...
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Borough Hall marks National Fire Prevention Week
Comes days after Borough Park explosion, less than year after Midwood tragedy
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Officials vow action in wake of deadly explosion
Second body pulled from rubble on Monday
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Feds invest $2 million in Navy Yard
Will add to site's emergence as a manufacturing hub
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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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The Best High Schools in NYC for Your 8th Grader
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U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Clinton arrives to speak at the UFCW Union Local 324 in Buena ParkBy Jonathan Allen NEW YORK (Reuters) - Hillary Clinton broke government rules by using a private email server without approval for her work as U.S. secretary of state, an internal government watchdog said on Wednesday. The long-awaited report by the State Department inspector general was the first official audit of the controversial arrangement to be made public. It was highly critical of Clinton's use of a server in her home, and immediately fueled Republican attacks on Clinton, the Democratic front-runner in an already acrimonious presidential race.


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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Disney World, Universal Orlando and SeaWorld all saw a jump in attendance in 2015 over the previous year, according to a report released Wednesday.
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FOUNTAIN HILLS, Ariz. (AP) — A gunman armed with a rifle, body armor and extra ammunition opened fire at cars on a highway in the Phoenix outskirts, leaving at least two people injured before police captured him near a stolen car that crashed into a ditch, authorities said Wednesday.
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