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What Real Estate Lawyers Do
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
In several real estate transactions, especially in it comes to the sale of a house, you can find a lawyer taking an important role. Though they aren’t necessarily needed in real estate transactions...
Legal Eligibility For Workers Compensation & Disability
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Except in special cases, worker’s compensation covers most employees because most companies are required to purchase some form of insurance to cover their employees. However, the scope of benefits ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: OCT 2014
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Oct 2014 Queens NY Market Update The pace of Queens home sales reached its second-highest rate of 2014 in September, but was slightly slower than the previous month and remains below 2013 levels. P...
A 50th Anniversary Celebration of The Beatles Arrival to America
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens West Kiwanis Foundation proudly presents A 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF THE BEATLES ARRIVAL TO AMERICA with "Yesterday and Today" - A Tribute to The Music of The Beatles, on Saturday, Oct...
Filing Bankruptcy For Credit Card Debt: Your Legal Options
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Buried in Credit Card Debt? What Are Your Options? Credit card debt is one of the most common types of debt in the United States next to mortgage and student loan debts. As of September 2014, the a...
Downhome Country Breakfast
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kiwanis Club of Maspeth presents their DOWNHOME COUNTRY BREAKFAST on Sunday, November 9th, 2014 from 8AM - 12PM.  Juice, Buttermilk Pancakes, Sausage and Choice of Beverage. Children & Seniors ...
What Employers Should Understand about Disability Discrimination
Oct 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
Business owners typically look from an employer’s perspective and fire employees who cannot do the job. For the most part, this line of reasoning is valid and especially if you have at-will employm...
How Are Personal Injury Cases in NYC Settled?
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Personal injury law protects individuals against any wrongful conduct that results in physical harm or mental harm, whether intentional or accidental. These acts are referred to as tort acts or tor...
Are You In A Vicious Cycle Of Stress, Insomnia And Depression?
Oct 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 150 150 recommendations | email to a friend
Today on Huffington Post an article came out called "The Vicious Cycle Of Stress, Insomnia And Depression" ( read here ).  Studies show that how not being able to shut down or quite the ongoing tho...
*The New Trend* Real Estate-Ridgewood,NY 11385
Oct 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Many know what happened in the area of Greenpoint, since 7 years ago. And the buyers are spilling over to other areas the last 12 months. One area in particular is Ridgewood,NY. Buildings in Ridgew...

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McGolrick Park to receive $1.3 million renovation
Following years of parental pleading, Greenpoint’s Monsignor McGolrick Park is set to receive $1.3 million for the rehabilitation of its aging playground. Members of the McGolrick Park Neighborhood...
Oct 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Speed limit reduction to begin on November 7
NYPD and DOT work together to spread the word
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Cuomo initiative seeks to lower Brooklyn unemployment
NYU Polytech hosts career fair with 3,000 job offerings
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Get to the Point! 5K once again doesn't disappoint
Hundreds take part in race and post-race party
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Open Studios celebrates Greenpoint artists
More than 250 artists opened their studio doors to the public for Greenpoint Open Studios this past weekend, drawing thousands to the neighborhood. The three-day event began with a launch party at ...
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Two Trees meets with community to outline development
Promises involvement as Domino moves ahead
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Pols host panel to address rising suicide rates in teen Latinas
Life is Precious program serves as example of a necessary resource
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First PTA Expo attracts hundreds from across borough
Parents and schools learn new fundraising techniques
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TOP HIGHS SCHOOLS 2014
We give you the best schools in the city and tips on getting in.
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DOT installs two traffic lights on Kent Avenue
The Department of Transportation (DOT) began the installation of traffic lights at the intersections of North 8th and 9th streets crossing Kent Avenue early last week. The move follows a traffic sa...
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Brooklyn Bridge Park turns construction equipment into art
Photoville features over 60 photo exhibits in shipping containers
Sep 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Group puts finishing touches on urban renewal project
La Casita Verde garden gets help from Jason Mraz
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District 33 will see cleaner streets through Cleanup NYC Initiative
Councilman Levin allocates beautification funding to non-profit
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Greenpoint Film Festival attracts film lovers to North Brooklyn
Filmmakers from all over the world made a trip to North Brooklyn last week to show their shorts, documentaries and features at the fourth annual, three-day Greenpoint Film Festival. Emma Penaz Eisn...
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Non-profits battle low turnout of local volunteers
Through combined efforts of several organizations, work continues
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In this Aug. 18, 2014 photo taken with a fisheye lens, people protest for Michael Brown who was killed by police Aug. 9 in Ferguson, Mo. Missouri police, in advance of a grand jury decision on whether to charge a white police officer who fatally shot a black 18-year-old, are making extensive preparations hoping to avoid a repeat of violent clashes between protesters and police. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Missouri police have been brushing up on constitutional rights and stocking up on riot gear to prepare for a grand jury's decision about whether to charge a white police officer who fatally shot a black 18-year-old in suburban St. Louis.


2014-10-24 01:23:25 -0400

US actor Leonardo DiCaprio poses during the designate ceremony as UN Messenger of Peace at the United Nations September 20, 2014 in New YorkThe United Nations is throwing a party on Friday for its 69th birthday and guests can expect to be dazzled by Sting and piano sensation Lang Lang at a New York concert hosted by Alec Baldwin. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will be hand, as will Sam Kutesa, president of the General Assembly, but getting the world to notice the work of the United Nations these days requires more than savvy diplomacy. A long list of celebrities are shining a spotlight on just about everything that the global body does, from fighting Ebola to the struggle against stunting -- a condition caused by malnutrition in which children fail to grow. The campaign against stunting just got a boost from Indian mega-star Aamir Khan, who put his star power to work for the UN children's agency UNICEF as an ambassador in South Asia with special focus on the condition, which affects nearly four out of 10 children in the region.


2014-10-24 01:20:42 -0400
ST. LOUIS (AP) — It has been nearly 11 weeks since Michael Brown, an unarmed black 18-year-old, was shot and killed by Darren Wilson, a white Ferguson police officer. The Aug. 9 shooting and the protests that followed raised new awareness about the racial makeup of police departments and police use of military-style equipment, among other issues. Here's a look at where things stand:
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