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Seller Concession: What is it and How does it Work?
Nov 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera, Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . Supporting content provided by Robert Kaplan, P.C. What is a Seller Concession? Put simply, a seller conces...
Queens Real Estate Market: NOV 2016
Nov 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . November 2016 Market Update The Queens housing market continued on the same path in October with sales dec...
The Workers’ Compensation Board Ruled Against You—Now What?
Nov 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
by Pyrros & Serres LLP | W orkers Compensation Attorneys New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers The Workers’ Compensation Board Ruled Against You—Now What? You got ...
Employers Walk the Line on Employees’ Social Media Comments
Nov 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans As employers, if you feel that an employee’s comment on social media, such as Facebook or Twitter is damaging to your business’s reputation, it is wise to seek legal counsel...
The French Connection: Oldies But Goodies Movie In Yonkers With Real Stars
Nov 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
  Article by Tiziano Thomas Dossena On November 14, Alamo Theaters in Yonkers presented, on the 45 th  anniversary of its release, the Oscar winning film  The French Connection , which played to a ...
The Million Women March on Washington: Another Moment in History
Nov 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:US Coachways   Bus Rental   The Million Women March on Washington: Another Moment in History Million Women March Gets the Nation’s Attention Is the Million Women March on Washington going to...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: OCT 2016
Nov 01, 2016 | 5 5 comments | 219 219 recommendations | email to a friend
October 2016 Queens Real Estate Market Update A cooling trend in the Queens housing market continued in September with diminished inventory levels being the primary driving force behind the decline...
It’s Only Forty Years! Homecoming 2016 At Queens College
Oct 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 274 274 recommendations | email to a friend
  Article by TIZIANO THOMAS DOSSENA It’s funny how time is relative to people and moments in their life (I know that’s not what Einstein meant, but this is possibly a variant of his theory of relat...
New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers' Compensation Lawyers
Oct 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 320 320 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Pyrros & Serres LLP Your Rights During a Workers' Compensation Insurance Company Medical Exam When you've been hurt on the job and you file a claim for workers' compensation, one of the fir...
Beware of Insurance Company Investigators!
Oct 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 394 394 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Pyrros & Serres When you file for workers' compensation, it's not unusual for the workers' compensation insurance company to send out a private investigator to videotape you without your kn...

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Maspeth Holiday Inn owner sued for violating lease agreement
Moved homeless into hotel despite property owner's objections
Nov 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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City pols endorse state bill to alleviate homelessness
Queens assemblyman’s bill would create new rental assistance program
Nov 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Black Friday still draws shoppers to Queens Center
Long lines and crowded stores are often the images associated with Black Friday, but the recent popularity of online shopping brought into question its effects on retailers this year. "When I first...
Nov 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (11/21/16-11/27/16)
Monday, Nov. 21 Hugo Rivera was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for robbery by Detective Rogers. Eric Irizarry was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for burglary by Detective Moon. Tuesday, Nov. 22...
Nov 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens residents march across Queensboro Bridge in Trump protest
Demonstrators say president-elect doesn’t represent borough’s values
Nov 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Work underway for Borough Hall parking lot
A new 302-space municipal parking lot adjacent to Borough Hall will make doing business with the borough a much easier task. With work officially getting underway last week, it should be open by th...
Nov 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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March highlights Ridgewood's housing problems
A coalition of tenants marched through Ridgewood on Saturday to highlight some of the problems residents face due to rising rents. According to real estate listing service Trulia, median home sales...
Nov 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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It's Queens honors the borough's 'movers & shakers'
It’s Queens honored the borough’s movers & shakers in Little Neck on Thursday night for their work and commitment to advancing the borough’s economic, civic and cultural life. It’s Queens The Magaz...
Nov 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maspeth stairway renamed ‘Easter Rising Way’
Speakers note contributions of New York to Irish independence
Nov 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Homeless committee seeks to find long-term solutions
Defines different goals than shelter protesters
Nov 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (11/7/16-11/13/16)
Monday, Nov. 7 Nelsen Lozada was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for aggravated contempt by Detective Scrimenti. Richard Rasario was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for criminal mischief by Detec...
Nov 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Head of vets group proposes vet committee for CB5
As Veterans Day approached, one Queens vet wants to assist those returning home from conflict. Michael O’Kane, president of Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 32, proposed creating a Veterans Affa...
Nov 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Barnwell tops Nunziato in 30th AD
Democratic candidate Brian Barnwell bested Republican Tony Nunziato in the race to represent Woodside, Maspeth and parts of Middle Village and Astoria in the state Assembly, earning 60 percent in a...
Nov 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Chamber honors business, nonprofit leaders
Astoria Bank CEO inducted to Hall of Fame
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City unveils signs marking Ridgewood's newest historic district
Push to landmark more of neighborhood's buildings
Nov 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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FILE- In this Oct. 26, 2016, file photo, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter arrives for a meeting of the North Atlantic Council Defence Ministers session at NATO headquarters in Brussels. Carter said Monday, Dec. 5, that he believes his designated successor, if confirmed by the Senate as expected, will be a quick study of the office's responsibilities. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert, File)TOKYO (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Monday he believes his designated successor, if confirmed by the Senate as expected, will be a quick study regarding the responsibilities of the office.


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FILE - This combination of two photos shows U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, left, speaking during a "USA Thank You" tour event in Cincinatti Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, and Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen, delivering a speech during National Day celebrations in Taipei, Taiwan, Monday, Oct. 10, 2016. Trump spoke Friday, Dec. 2, with Tsai, a move that will be sure to anger China. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, Chinag Ying-ying, File)NEW YORK (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is using Twitter to renew his defense of his engagement with the leader of Taiwan, a breach of diplomatic protocol as the U.S. shifted recognition from Taiwan to China nearly 40 years ago.


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New cross-border stock link widens access to China's NasdaqTrading began Monday on a new cross-border stock link between Hong Kong and the neighboring Chinese city of Shenzhen, widening access to China's markets for global investors. The long-awaited Shenzhen-Hong ...


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