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This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 44 44 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 | 49 49 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 | 49 49 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 | 53 53 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 . ...
Equal Pay for Women Issues
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Long Island City, Queens & NYC Employment Defense Attorney From an employer’s standpoint, if you are following similar pay practices to other businesses, it may seem like safet...
Prevent Boating Tragedy – A Guide to Safe Boating on Long Island
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Steven Palermo: The Suffolk Personal Injury Lawyer Cool ocean breezes on a hot summer day and the freedom of an open sea make boating a favorite pastime for many people. It’s a lifestyle fo...
HemClear: An Alternative Hemorrhoid Treatment
Aug 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
Hemorrhoids are painful, swollen blood vessels and veins around the anus that can cause severe discomfort to sufferers. They can be internal, located inside the anus, or external, meaning that you’...
Can I File Suit against My Employer if I Am Injured at Work?
Aug 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers' Compensation Lawyers A question we frequently get from prospective clients has to do with whether or not an employer can be sued in court for a pe...
New York City Affirms Rights to Use Bathrooms Consistent with Gender Identity
Aug 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 116 116 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:Stephen Hans & Associates Media outlets across the country are addressing controversial laws passed recently in certain states that prohibit transgender individuals from using bathrooms cons...
Can a Party in a Divorce Case Sue a Judge?
Aug 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 123 123 recommendations | email to a friend
Suing a judge occurs rarely, but does happen. In 2015, the judge presiding over a NY divorce case sanctioned an attorney who represented himself in the divorce case. Recently, the attorney filed a ...

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Community urges city to keep pop-up pool
Survey shows amenity has high usage in Brooklyn Bridge Park
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BP calls for $1 million expansion of camera program
Wants cameras on all Crown Heights business corridors
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'A kid from Brooklyn' returns home
Marvel unveils Captain America statue in Prospect Park
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Advocates demand city drop developer from project
Same real estate firm behind controversial Rivington House deal
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EDC officials talk major transit, development options
Representatives from the city's Economic Development Corporation (EDC) hosted a roundtable discussion in its Manhattan offices Monday to discuses the future of development in neighborhoods througho...
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112th Precinct hosts Night Out Against Crime
Event drew thousands of visitors
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Doe Fund marches through street, protests K2
Targets businesses who sell the synthetic marijuana
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Coney Island NYCHA houses get $41 million upgrade
Second project underway from $3 billion FEMA grant
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Boro president opens up about journey with diabetes
Adams asks Brooklynites to join him in healthier lifestyle
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Sunset Park tenants allege racial harassment from landlord
A number of Sunset Park tenants are alleging that their landlord is engaging in discriminatory harassment, and on Thursday, they announced the filing of a complaint with the city's Human Rights Com...
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Parking changes in Crown Heights retail zone
Business association pushed DOT to make changes
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Dine In Brooklyn to showcase boro's restaurant scene
As New York City's famous restaurant scene branches further into Brooklyn, the restauranteurs and business community are working together to highlight the diverse cuisine of the borough. In partner...
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FDNY Rescue 2 breaks ground on new home
The second-oldest FDNY rescue company in New York City is about to get one of the most environmentally friendly homes in the five boroughs. Officials broke ground last week on a new $32 million, 21...
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NYPD rolls out new officer safety gear in Brooklyn
Mayor honors hero cops at press conference
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Transit advocates begin campaign to turn around declining bus ridership
Coalition releases report highlighting possible solutions
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This undated militant image provided by SITE Intel Group shows Abu Muhammed al-Adnani, the Islamic State militant group's spokesman who IS say was "martyred" in northern Syria. The IS-run Aamaq news agency said Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016 that al-Adnani was "martyred while surveying the operations to repel the military campaigns against Aleppo," without providing further details. (SITE Intel Group via AP)BEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group said Tuesday that its spokesman and senior commander has been killed while overseeing military operations in northern Syria, and threatened to avenge his death.


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NEW YORK (AP) — Chipotle's latest burrito giveaway is for children.
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A woman cries ahead of a state funeral for some of the victims of last Wednesday's earthquake, in Amatrice, central Italy, Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016. The service will take place on the edge of Amatrice's obliterated medieval town center on the grounds of a Catholic retreat. It comes as Italy observed a second day of national mourning, with flags on public buildings flying at half-staff. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)AMATRICE, Italy (AP) — An Italian bishop issued a veiled critique of the suspected shoddy construction behind the high death toll of Italy's earthquake and warned during a state funeral Tuesday that the rebuilding effort must not become a "looting" of state coffers.


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