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How to Contest your Queens Property Taxes and(or) Building Classification
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 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 | 22 22 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 | 26 26 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 | 53 53 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 | 55 55 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 | 61 61 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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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 | 106 106 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 | 117 117 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...
Restaurants Weigh in on Replacing Tipping with Service Charges
Apr 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 215 215 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens New York Employment Defense Attorneys Human Resource Consulting Law Firm Various restaurants across the country are in the process of changing tipping into service charges. The Seattle Eater...

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Learning to listen
I can't tell you exactly who the first hero I had was because I don't remember. I know that early on, I really liked Cinderella and the Little Mermaid, two fictional women primarily motivated by ma...
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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One year after fire, advocates still push for waterfront park
A full year after the Williamsburg and Greenpoint waterfront was blanketed in a cloud of smoke from a seven-alarm warehouse fire, green space advocates are asking the same question they have been f...
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Caught up in the blizzard
As we were waiting to grapple with impending blizzard on Friday, a friend shared an insight with me. “Why do you think people get so whipped up about these weather events? Buying all the food and f...
Jan 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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SBA reintroduces loans for Sandy recovery
Speedier process awards loans in 11 days for businesses
Jan 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reynoso visits Williamsburg library
Gets up close look at necessary upgrades
Jan 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Citizens Committee to give out grant money for volunteer groups
Over $1.6 million available for community projects
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Volunteers brighten Bushwick community center for MLK Day
Dozens of Habitat for Humanity volunteers joined the 17th annual Building on a Dream day of service to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King over the weekend. Throughout the weekend, volunteer...
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayor says no residential at CitiStorage site
Activists still pushing City to build park
Jan 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cuomo outlines the future of subways in Brooklyn
Unveils major upgrades to 30 stations, WiFi and mobile ticketing
Jan 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Remembering precedent in battle for Bushwick Inlet Park
Bushwick Inlet Park is about more than our community having open space. It's about the City's process and their responsibility to the promises they've made, as well as the power of local community ...
Jan 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Steps to social awareness
Awareness is a funny and fickle thing. When I first started becoming aware of all the social and environmental justice issues in our neighborhood, as well as in our nation, it felt very heavy indee...
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols launch info campaign on commuter program
City officials descended into the busy subway stop at Atlantic Avenue-Barclays Center on Monday morning to remind the city straphangers the new Commuter Benefits Law in now in effect as of January ...
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Polar Bear Plunge evolves through the eyes of local bar
Ruby’s managing partner takes the dip himself
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Baby born in Brooklyn at stroke of 2016
Hospital in Queens contests they delivered first baby
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BP announces agreement securing Monitor Museum
Institution would honor history of Civil War-era warship
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ATLANTA (AP) — A suspect was arrested after a sheriff's deputy was shot in the face during a traffic stop south of Atlanta, Georgia authorities said.
2016-05-29 01:38:58 -0400

New York Mets manager Terry Collins (10) argues with umpire Tom Hallion after being ejected during the third inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Saturday, May 28, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)NEW YORK (AP) — Whether he wanted revenge or not, Noah Syndergaard never got it Saturday night. What he did get was ejected in the top of the third inning.


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Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo of Australia, steers his car during the qualification at the Monaco racetrack, in Monaco, Saturday, May 28 2016. The Formula one race will be held on Sunday. (AP Photo/Claude Paris)One of the busiest days in motorsports has arrived.


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