blog roll
our featured bloggers
8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor and Listing Specialist with the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . We sell a lot of properties here in Queens, and being that we’re in New York City, a lot of ...
More About Women’s Rights in the News — the ERA
Sep 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
As an employment defense litigation lawyer, I pay attention to civil rights issues, and lately women’s rights issues have gained attention from the media. Actress Patricia Arquette has actively wor...
Can Car Accidents Cause PTSD?
Sep 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 129 129 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:Steven Palermo: The Suffolk Personal Injury Lawyer You hear about post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) that military service members experience from active duty. However, studies now show t...
Protecting Your Right as a Spouse in a New York Estate
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 155 155 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Bonnie Lawston A Spouse’s Right of Inheritance in New York Under New York law, when a married person dies, the surviving spouse has a “right of election,” a statutory right to receive eithe...
Are gender identity and religious freedom at odds in America?
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 162 162 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Leeds Brown Law A recent ruling against the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has inspired mixed reactions. The case (EEOC v. R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Homes, Inc., E.D. Mich....
This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 227 227 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Listing Specialist with the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . August 2016 Market Update Home sales in July dropped again for the fifth consecutive month. De...
What to do When Your Designated Driver Plan Fails
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 254 254 recommendations | email to a friend
There’s no question that designating a driver reduces drunken driving accidents and saves lives. Designated Driver Statistics As time goes along, more and more people have gotten on board with the ...
If I Return to Work Making Less Money, Am I Still Entitled to Workers’ Compensation Benefits?
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 247 247 recommendations | email to a friend
New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers So you’ve been hurt at work and you can’t perform your old job. What happens if you go back to work at a different position, ...
The Difference that Jurisdiction Could Make in a High Profile Divorce Case
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 224 224 recommendations | email to a friend
by Chris Palermo   Different states and different countries have laws that can significantly affect the outcome of a divorce. A prime example is a high profile case reported in the New York Post . ...
Equal Pay for Women Issues
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 231 231 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Long Island City, Queens & NYC Employment Defense Attorney From an employer’s standpoint, if you are following similar pay practices to other businesses, it may seem like safet...

more blogs

obituaries
Linda Nino
Linda Nino passed away on Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at the age of 59. Loving Mother of David Nino, Jennifer Nino, Michael Nino (Yanna) and Robert Nino (Karma). Beloved Daughter of Florence Abel and ...
Jul 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Daniel G. Walker
Daniel G. Walker passed away on Monday, July 16, 2012 at the age of 84. Beloved Husband of Mary Patricia Walker. Dear Brother of Robert Walker and John Walker and the late Mary and Margaret. Also s...
Jul 24, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Maria A. Zukowski
Maria A. Zukowski passed away on July 16th, 2012. Beloved Mother of Jack Troyan. Cherished Grandmother of Blair, Jake & Lucas Troyan. Funeral Mass at Holy Cross RC Church, Friday, July 20th, 9:45 A...
Jul 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Joseph W. Werkmeister
Joseph W. Werkmeister of Middle Village passed away on July 8, 2012 at the age of 77. Mr. Werkmeister was a proud Veteran of the U.S. Army. He was the beloved husband of Lucille. Devoted Father of ...
Jul 17, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Henry Wisniewski
Henry Wisniewski passed away on July 11, 2012 at the age of 88. He was the beloved Husband of the late Mary. Loving Father of Henry Jr., Janice Fannon, Richard, and Madeline Molica. Cherished Grand...
Jul 17, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Patricia Frances Fagan
Patricia Frances Fagan passed away on Friday, July 13, 2012 at the age of 75. She was the beloved Sister of Robert Fagan. Cherished Aunt. Dear Companion of Edith Giustiniani. Mass of Christian Buri...
Jul 17, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Amelia Krasnica
Amelia Krasnica passed away July 14th, 2012 at the age of 89 years. She is survived by Daughter-In-Law Barbara Krasnica, Grandsons Steven and David Krasnica, Nieces Barbara Ingrassia and Frances Re...
Jul 17, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Donna Lynn Lefferts
Donna Lynn Lefferts passed away June 20th, 2012 at the age of 63. Beloved Sister of Joyce Radman, Debra Jean Bogdan, Susan, John T. , and Keith Lefferts. Also survived by nieces and nephews. Funera...
Jul 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Beatrice M. Dunajski
Beatrice M. Dunajski passed away on Tuesday, July 03, 2012 at the age of 93. Lifelong Resident of the Maspeth community. Beloved Wife of the late John Stanley Dunajski. Loving Mother of Carolyn Wag...
Jul 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Richard John Giove
Richard John Giove passed away on Friday, June 22, 2012 at the age of 40. Beloved Husband of Sandy Giove. Devoted Son of Martin and the late Barbara Giove, and Stepson of Suzanne. Loving Stepfather...
Jun 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
James T. Greeran
James T. Greeran passed away on Thursday, June 21, 2012 at the age of 86. Beloved Husband of Mary Ann Greeran. Cherished Father of Timothy Greeran. Dear Brother of Kathleen Scott and Bernard Greera...
Jun 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Carmela Guidice
Carmela Guidice passed away on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at the age of 96. Beloved Wife of the late Michael Guidece. Loving Mother of Marie Grace, Joann Maguire and the late Carmine and Mother-in-Law ...
Jun 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Jeremiah Crowley
Jeremiah Crowley passed away on Saturday, June 16, 2012 at the age of 82. Formerly of Donoughmore, County Cork, Ireland. Beloved Husband of Kathleen Browne. Loving Father of Timothy Crowley, Allen ...
Jun 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
H. Muriel Luna
H. Muriel Luna passed away on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at the age of 88. Beloved Mother of Arlene Tropiano and the late Robert and Mother-in-Law of Danny. Cherished Grandmother of James, Jason and Da...
Jun 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Anne Murgolo
Anne Murgolo passed away on Monday, June 11, 2012 at the age of 85. Beloved Wife of the late Angelo. Loving Mother of Joanne Lebron and Mother-in-Law of William. Cherished Grandmother of Anne Marie...
Jun 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
national news

FILE - In this March 22, 2013, file photo, President Barack Obama walks on the tarmac with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, right, and Israeli President Shimon Peres, left, prior to his departure from Ben Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv. Shimon Peres, a former Israeli president and prime minister, whose life story mirrored that of the Jewish state and who was celebrated around the world as a Nobel prize-winning visionary who pushed his country toward peace, has died, the Israeli news website YNet reported early Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016. He was 93. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is praising former Israeli President and Prime Minister Shimon Peres as a statesman whose commitment to Israel's security and the pursuit of peace "was rooted in his own unshakeable moral foundation and unflagging optimism."


2016-09-27 23:27:43 -0400

A woman eats and struggles with her umbrella against powerful gusts of wind generated by typhoon Megi across the the island in Taipei, Taiwan, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016. Schools and offices have been closed on Taiwan and people in dangerous areas have been evacuated as a large typhoon with 162 kilometers- (100 miles-) per-hour winds approaches the island. (AP Photo/Chiang Ying-ying)BEIJING (AP) — A massive typhoon made landfall in eastern China Wednesday, a day after carrying strong winds over Taiwan that felled trees and scattered debris, killing at least four people and injuring more than 260.


2016-09-27 23:27:39 -0400

FILE - In this May 22, 2015, file photo, former Israeli President Shimon Peres, right, and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas arrive to attend the opening session of the World Economic Forum at the King Hussien convention center, Southern Shuneh, Jordan. Shimon Peres, a former Israeli president and prime minister, whose life story mirrored that of the Jewish state and who was celebrated around the world as a Nobel prize-winning visionary who pushed his country toward peace, has died, the Israeli news website YNet reported early Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016. He was 93. (AP Photo/Nasser Nasser, File)JERUSALEM (AP) — Shimon Peres, a former Israeli president and prime minister, whose life story mirrored that of the Jewish state and who was celebrated around the world as a Nobel prize-winning visionary who pushed his country toward peace, died early Wednesday, a person close to him confirmed. Peres was 93.


2016-09-27 23:20:32 -0400