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OTELLO saved by the performers at the METROPOLITAN OPERA
May 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 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 | 13 13 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 | 15 15 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 | 18 18 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 | 46 46 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?
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 54 54 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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May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
Our Blog—A Place to Learn More about Our Practice Employment Law | Personal Injury | Medical Malpractice | Construction Site Accidents | Premises Liability | Nursing Home Neglect and Abuse | Motor ...
EEOC Alleges Discrimination Based on Applications Requiring Medical History
May 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 110 110 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...

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With new facility, Nets move to Brooklyn complete
Will train, run operations from Sunset Park
Feb 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayor tours Brooklyn pre-K ahead of application deadline
Mayor Bill de Blasio stopped in Brooklyn on Monday to remind New York City residents that there’s one week left to sign up for next year’s universal pre-kindergarten program. “The message is simple...
Feb 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayor offers more details on Brooklyn-Queens Connector
Admits transfer with MTA-operated transit might not be possible
Feb 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Immigrant students get borough's first FabLab
Uses hands-on skills to teach STEM subjects
Feb 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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53-unit supportive housing opens in Brooklyn
Officials opened a 53-unit supportive housing complex for low-income individuals and formerly homeless adults recovering from mental illness in Bedford Stuyvesant last week. “The Herkimer Street Re...
Feb 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols ask landlords to open homes to Sandy victims
Provide temporary housing while rebuilding continues
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Pols call for vigilance in wake of Crown Heights stabbing
Also draw attention to mental health awareness
Feb 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Group collecting baby carriers for Syrian refugees
Several drop-off locations throughout Brooklyn
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn tourism center revamped
Brooklyn Borough Hall has a revamped gift shop and tourism center for visitors and Brooklyn residents alike to enjoy. The original concept of former Borough President Marty Markowitz, it is being e...
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn welcomes culinary incubator
Will provide space for growing restaurant businesses
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Community rallies after rabbi is attacked
Call for increased police presence in Brooklyn Heights
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Police bust violent Brooklyn street gang
18 individuals arrested on murder charges
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Community Board 6 gets update on health services
NYU Langone reps talk emergency services
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Advocates and pols demand real affordable housing, union jobs
In Mayor Bill de Blasio’s quest to build or preserve 200,000 units of affordable housing over the next decade, one coalition of advocates say the mayor’s plan isn’t affordable enough for the lowest...
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chancellor delivers keynote at chamber event
The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce hosted a newsmaker discussion event with Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña last week. "Brooklyn is my home and I greatly enjoyed the opportunity to speak to a group ...
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Authorities stand outside Irving Plaza, near Manhattan's Union Square in New York after a shooting Wednesday, May 25, 2016. Police say several were injured in a deadly shooting inside the concert venue, where hip-hop artist T.I. was scheduled to perform. (AP Photo/Dana Schimmel)NEW YORK (AP) — Police conducted ballistic tests Friday to determine whether more than one gun was used in a shooting inside a hip-hop concert featuring artist T.I. that killed one person and injured three others.


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US actor Johnny Depp (L) jokes with then fiancee US actress and model Amber Heard (R) as they arrive for the UK premiere of the film 'Mortdecai' in London on January 19, 2015Los Angeles (AFP) - Johnny Depp was hit with a restraining order on Friday after his wife appeared in court with a black eye, accusing the Oscar-nominated star of assaulting her, an official told AFP.


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Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen holds a press conference in WashingtonThe Federal Reserve should raise interest rates "in the coming months" if the economy picks up as expected and jobs continue to be generated, U.S. central bank chief Janet Yellen said on Friday, bolstering the case for a rate increase in June or July. "It's appropriate ... for the Fed to gradually and cautiously increase our overnight interest rate over time, and probably in the coming months such a move would be appropriate," Yellen said during an appearance at Harvard University. Although Yellen expressed caution about too steep a rise in U.S. rates, she sounded more confident than she has in the past that the U.S. economy has rebounded from a weak winter and that inflation would edge higher toward the Fed's 2 percent target.


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