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This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 33 33 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 | 38 38 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 | 38 38 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 | 40 40 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 | 27 27 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 | 72 72 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 | 73 73 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 | 102 102 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 | 106 106 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 | 112 112 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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What's in your dirt?
One of the nicest things about summer is having fresh produce to eat. A fresh tomato can taste sweeter and better than a piece of candy when it's grown under the right conditions. While we often th...
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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State considers National Grid’s proposed gas rate hike
Residents, advocates urge commission to reject plan at hearings
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We need a deeper look
For as long as I can remember, our fierce Greenpoint advocates have been pushing for a comprehensive health study around Newtown Creek. It was estimated that the creek's pollution, as well as the t...
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Doe Fund marches through street, protests K2
Targets businesses who sell the synthetic marijuana
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Another pol calls for eminent domain at Bushwick Inlet
Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney joined the chorus of voices asking the city to use eminent domain to seize land that would complete the long-awaited Bushwick Inlet Park. “The community accepted the u...
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Residents celebrate local law enforcement at National Night Out
Greenpoint event chance for community, 94th to meet
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The Whole Foods dilemma
Last week, I got a cautious and excited text message from my boyfriend: "Whole Foods opened..." The ellipsis was important, because we both knew what it meant. It meant that we both understood how ...
Aug 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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Bushwick tenants bemoan six-month lack of cooking gas
Say conditions at 36 Linden are “deplorable”
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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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New Apple store opens in Williamsburg to much fanfare
Brooklynites no longer need to leave the borough for their Apple needs. The popular tech company opened its first Brooklyn location last Saturday at 247 Bedford Avenue in Williamsburg. A long line ...
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Looking up
When I was a child, I loved to read and learn about history. The truth is, I still do. Sometimes I would lie in bed at night and wonder what it was like to live in the most turbulent periods of his...
Jul 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn resident fly high at new trapeze school
Space offers unique, artistic way to exercise
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New Investors Bank opens its doors in Greenpoint
Looks to work with local community groups
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national news
Airline officials say technical problems that left hundreds of passengers stranded at Vienna's airport over the weekend have been resolved and flights are operating normally. Austrian Airlines spokesman ...
2016-08-29 04:37:11 -0400
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry's is in Bangladesh for security and human rights talks amid increasing concern about terrorism in the South Asian nation in the wake of a series of extremist attacks.
2016-08-29 04:35:21 -0400
BERLIN (AP) — German federal prosecutors have indicted a teenage girl on charges of attempted murder and supporting a terrorist organization.
2016-08-29 04:26:38 -0400