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What To Do If You Have A Slip & Fall Accident On Someone Else’s Property
Dec 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Steve Palermo Palermo Tuohy Bruno recently helped a Slip and Fall victim receive financial justice for the losses she endured due to her injury. Our client was walking in a New York City pa...
Seller Concession: What is it and How does it Work?
Nov 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 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 | 23 23 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 | 39 39 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 | 46 46 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 | 72 72 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 | 55 55 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 | 229 229 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 | 286 286 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 | 315 315 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...

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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
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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...
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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
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Maspeth homeowner takes issue with large bioswale
Pol wants residents to have choice to opt out of program
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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
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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.
Nov 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
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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...
Nov 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Port worker releases containers for unloading at the port of FelixstoweLONDON, Dec 9 (Reuters) - Britain's trade deficit narrowed more than expected in October after big upward revisions to previous months following an error in how trade in gold was recorded, official figures showed on Friday. Construction output fell slightly on the month and in the three months to October continued its downward trend, the Office for National Statistics said, bucking more positive signs in some industry surveys. ...


2016-12-09 06:48:20 -0500

A general view shows the Old City of Aleppo as seen from Aleppo's historic citadelBefore Syria's ruinous civil war struck Aleppo, the country's largest city was a busy commercial powerhouse and a proud historic center - its long heritage on display in ancient landmarks still used by modern day traders, travelers or worshippers. The rebels hoped their march into Aleppo marked the beginning of the end for President Bashar al-Assad, while the government in Damascus pledged to swiftly drive them out.


2016-12-09 06:47:59 -0500
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean President Park Geun-hye's powers were suspended at 7:03 p.m. on Friday (1003 GMT) after parliament voted to impeach her, her office said. Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn took over as acting president and told a cabinet meeting he would do his best to ensure stable government continued to function. He said financial authorities should take preemptive steps to prevent volatility in financial markets. The Constitutional Court will review the impeachment motion, a process that is expected to take at least two months. ...
2016-12-09 06:47:51 -0500