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Seller Concession: What is it and How does it Work?
Nov 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 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 | 29 29 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 | 49 49 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 | 63 63 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 | 88 88 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 | 112 112 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 | 245 245 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 | 281 281 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 | 330 330 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 | 402 402 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 homeowner takes issue with large bioswale
Pol wants residents to have choice to opt out of program
Nov 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community Board 5 to meet on Nov. 9
Community Board 5 will hold its monthly meeting on Wednesday, November 9, at 7:30 p.m. at Christ the King High School at 68-02 Metropolitan Avenue in Middle Village. The agenda includes a public he...
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'Gasts' of Honor
Martin Luther head & wife honored for years of service
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We endorse Addabbo for State Senate
ELECTIONS 2016
Nov 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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“Art of Thriving” conference connects local nonprofits
Topics included risk, millennials & building a nonprofit
Nov 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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“Art of Thriving” conference connects local nonprofits
Dozens of nonprofits from around the city gathered at the Museum of the Moving Image last Thursday for the third annual “Art of Thriving” Conference.
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Crowley deserves our support in 14th CD
The 14th Congressional District includes College Point, Jackson Heights, East Elmhurst, Northern Astoria, Woodside, and parts of the Bronx, and Democrat Joseph Crowley has been the representative f...
Nov 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (10/24/16-10/30/16)
Monday, Oct. 24 Raqual Bronson was arrested at Madison Street and Woodward Avenue for urinating in public by Officer Cumin. Walter Delgado was arrested at 64-07 Cooper Avenue for second-degree assa...
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Comptroller blasts de Blasio for daycare conditions in shelters
Shelter debate takes on racial overtones
Oct 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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70th Street in Maspeth converted into one-way
Change comes after two years of debating proposal
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Investors Bank to host third annual “Art of Thriving” Nonprofit Conference
Leaders at nonprofits around the city can attend the third annual “Art of Thriving” Not-For-Profit Conference in Astoria this Thursday.
Oct 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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We endorse Barnwell in the 30th AD
Best candidate for district that includes Maspeth, Middle Village & Woodside
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CB5 creates special committee to address homeless shelters
Community Board 5 announced at its monthly meeting last Wednesday night that it was reactivating a special committee on homelessness to address shelter issues, particularly in Maspeth. The move com...
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Proposed limits to street fairs irk community boards
Say amount should not be capped per district
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Pols criticize mayor’s handling of homelessness
Potential rival thinks issue could spell de Blasio’s downfall
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Petrol truck is seen unloading fuel at a Total petrol station in AbujaFive West African countries have agreed to stop importing toxic fuels from Europe in a move that could improve the health of more than 250 million people, according to the United Nations. Nigeria, Benin, Togo, Ghana, and Ivory Coast have pledged to introduce strict standards to ensure they use cleaner, low-sulphur fuels for their vehicles, effectively stopping Europe from exporting its dirty fuels, the U.N. Environment Programme (UNEP) said. European trading firms have been exploiting weak regulations in West Africa to export fuels with levels of sulphur up to 300 times higher than is permitted in Europe, campaign group Public Eye said in a report published in September.


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Jill Stein, the presidential Green Party candidate, speaks at a news conference in front of Trump Tower, Monday, Dec. 5, 2016, in New York. Stein is spearheading recount efforts in Pennsylvania, Michigan and Wisconsin. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)DETROIT (AP) — The presidential recount in Michigan expands Tuesday to its largest county, which includes Detroit, and five other large counties, with the fate of a statewide recount push in Pennsylvania awaiting action in federal court.


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French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve attends a news conference for the launching of the new campaign against radicalisation and jihadism at the Hotel Matignon in ParisBy Brian Love PARIS (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande on Tuesday appointed Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve as prime minister until a new president is elected next May. The appointment followed the resignation of Manuel Valls, who quit to run for president after Hollande himself decided against seeking a second term. Cazeneuve will play caretaker ahead of the next year's vote, where Marine Le Pen's anti-immigrant, anti-European Union National Front hopes to repeat anti-establishment upsets seens earlier this year in Britain, the United States, and this week in Italy. "The world has changed drastically in a matter of months," Jean-Marie Le Guen, a minister and close ally of Valls, told RTL radio.


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