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Can You Be the Executor of an Estate in New York if You Don’t Live in the State?
Oct 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Posted on October 23, 2014 by BonnieLawston If your loved one has died in New York, with a valid will, trust or estate plan there, but you live in another state, you may be uncertain if you can, or...
Children's Greenpoint Halloween Parade, Party & Zombie Nerf War
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
CHANGE OF DATE FOR EVENT Please note that the Children's Halloween Parade scheduled for Sat. Oct. 25th 3-5PM has been re-scheduled. Town Square's 11th Annual Halloween event is now Sat. Nov. 1st fr...
What Real Estate Lawyers Do
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 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 | 61 61 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 | 2 2 comments | 70 70 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 | 85 85 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 | 86 86 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 | 106 106 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 | 116 116 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...
Are You In A Vicious Cycle Of Stress, Insomnia And Depression?
Oct 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 194 194 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...

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Same-sex couples can now marry in NYS
Same-sex couples in New York State will soon be able to say “I do” and have it actually mean something. Late Friday night, the State Senate voted to recognize same-sex marriage. A similar bill was ...
Jun 29, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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A 'Renaissance' is happening in N. Brooklyn
Students danced and sang to celebrate the opening of the Greenpoint Renaissance Center in north Brooklyn. Community members and local representatives gathered on Friday, June 17, to recognize the t...
Jun 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Greenpoint residents call for Historic District expansion
A new citizen group is in the works to gather volunteers to lobby the New York City Landmark Preservation Commission to expand the Greenpoint historic district. Half of Greenpoint’s famed architect...
Jun 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kent Avenue sees a new market
You can call Kent Avenue in Williamsburg flea-ridden. But it’s not the kind of flea residents will want to get rid of. And come Saturday, they will welcome yet another crafty shopping outlet to the...
Jun 21, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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One “Proud Poppa” on a mission to get fathers more involved
The tale of Tyrone McCants’ upbringing is not an uncommon one. Born in Harlem and raised in the Bronx by a single mother, McCants, like many children, was affected tremendously by the absence of hi...
Jun 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Your Guide to Northside Festival
It’s music. It’s art. It’s film. It’s the biggest event to take place in Williamsburg, and it's starting Thursday, June 16, and running until Sunday, June 19. In addition to the classic entertainme...
Jun 14, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Subway history opens to all
Transit museum unveils ADA-accessible entrance
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Sewage plant meets fed standard
Newtown Creek upgrades ahead of schedule
Jun 10, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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First Green Sweep beautifies Greenpoint
Greenpoint Avenue by the East River and surrounding areas saw its first set of brooms in a long time. On Sunday, June 5, the Greenpoint Business Alliance (GBA) launched its first-ever Green Sweep w...
Jun 07, 2011 | 2 2 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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East River ferry service kicks off
Free rides through June 24
Jun 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Williamsburg skies come alive
P.S. 132 holds 7th Annual Kite festival
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Domino lawsuit dismissed by judge
Rules industrial site was rezoned legally
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Panelists, businesses share ideas at Small Business Forum
In an effort to reach out to local businesses, Assemblyman Joe Lentol hosted a small business forum last Thursday, May 26, at the Brooklyn Brewery to bring together local businesses in the North Br...
May 31, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Greenpoint Memorial Day Parade goes on for an 11th year
After fighting through its second year of a tough financial climate, the 11th Annual Greenpoint Memorial Day parade was able to go on without a hitch. And though small, it made a big impact on Sund...
May 31, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Monitor School’s less-than-traditional day
P.S. 110 (The Monitor School) enjoyed its first Green Science Day on Thursday, May 19, with hands-on activities ranging from planting to making solar-powered cars. The all-school event included ove...
May 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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In this Sept. 23, 2011 file photo, Zambian president Michael Sata waves after taking the oath of office on the steps of the top court in Lusaka, Zambia. The Zambian government says President Michael Sata has died died late Tuesday Oct. 28, 2014 in London where he was being for an illness. Sata's wife, Christine Kaseba, and other family members were with the 77-year-old president when he died. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay, File)LUSAKA, Zambia (AP) — A chartered plane carrying the body of Zambian President Michael Sata arrived on Saturday in Zambia from London, where the president died in a hospital after a long illness.


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JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African police have arrested two Vietnamese and confiscated a large number of rhinoceros horns as part of an anti-poaching operation, authorities said Saturday.
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The Virgin Galactic SpaceShip Two rocket explodes in mid-air during a test flight above the Mojave DesertBy Alex Dobuzinskis MOJAVE Calif. (Reuters) - Richard Branson is set to meet his Virgin Galactic space team in California's Mojave Desert on Saturday following the crash of a passenger spaceship being developed by his company that killed one pilot and seriously injured the other. The entrepreneur has pledged to keep up the drive for space travel, saying on the company's web site: "Space is hard - but worth it. We will persevere and move forward together. ...


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