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This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 26 26 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 | 31 31 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 | 31 31 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 | 33 33 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 | 20 20 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 | 65 65 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 | 66 66 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 | 95 95 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 | 99 99 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 | 105 105 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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Park renamed for Beastie Boy Adam “MCA” Yauch
Remembered for more than just his musical legacy
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The fight for LICH continues for local residents
Cobble Hill Association hosts meeting to keep community informed
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Red Hook and Carroll Gardens get their trains back
Smith and 9th Street station re-opens
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Residents unwilling to share street with bike share kiosks
Brooklynites packed a church in Fort Greene last Wednesday to demand that the locations of some of docking stations for the city’s new bike-sharing program be changed. More than 100 residents atten...
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16 trees grow in Boerum Hill
Arbor Day Celebration
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LICH is out of the ICU and recovering
SUNY withdraws proposal to close facility, looking for buyer
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Redesigning Brooklyn's Fowler Square Plaza
Residents meet again with city officials to provide input
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SUNY withdraws plan to close LICH
Following pressure from the community and local elected officials, the State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate has withdrawn its proposal to close Long Island College Hospital (LICH). Represe...
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Service Workers protest low wages in Park Slope
Luxury housing developers in Brooklyn and Queens are cheating employees out of pay and benefits owed to them, workers say. The service workers union 32BJ SEIU led a protest in Park Slope last Wedne...
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Critic: community garden proposal attracts rats
CB6 approves despite concern from opposition
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CB6 grants liquor license after lengthy debate
Hours of Blueprint's backyard area scrutinized
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Markowitz goes out with a bang, and a talk show
State of the Borough Variety Show
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Brooklyn Assemblyman seeks City Council seat
Another candidate picks up NOW endorsement
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Quinn can’t shake term-limit decision
Mayor hopefuls attack speaker at a forum in Brooklyn
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St. Joseph’s College hosts Brooklyn Hispanic Chamber expo
As large businesses continue to pop up in the borough, the Brooklyn Kings County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (BHCC) last week was stressing the need for a variety of establishments, both big and s...
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BOSTON (AP) — Boston police are set to launch a body camera program after months of resistance from rank-and-file officers.
2016-08-28 14:45:07 -0400

Leipzig's midfielder Marcel Sabitzer celebrate scoring the 2-2 on August 28, 2016After four promotions in seven seasons, RB Leipzig made an impressive Bundesliga debut on Sunday, twice coming from behind as Marcel Sabitzer's equaliser sealed a 2-2 draw at Hoffenheim. Founded in 2009 by Austrian energy drink's firm Red Bull, RasenBallsport Leipzig are widely unpopular amongst German football fans, due to the commercialism they represent and resentment caused by their sponsor's deep pockets. For example, a severed bull's head was thrown onto the playing area at last Saturday's German Cup defeat at Dynamo Dresden and some fans of Borussia Dortmund, Leipzig's opponents for their first home league match in a fortnight, plan a boycott.


2016-08-28 14:41:36 -0400

Freiburg's Nicolas Hoefler, left, celebrates after scoring his side's first goal during the German Bundesliga soccer match between Hertha BSC Berlin and SC Freiburg in Berlin, Germany, Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)BERLIN (AP) — Julian Schieber scored the second of two injury-time goals to give Hertha Berlin a dramatic 2-1 win over promoted Freiburg, while Leipzig secured a 2-2 draw on its Bundesliga debut Sunday.


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