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How to Contest your Queens Property Taxes and(or) Building Classification
May 25, 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 . One issue that we see a lot here in Queens is a property tax assessment that doesn’t match the legal use o...
Restaurants Can Throw Dog Lovers a Bone
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
NYC Employment Defense Attorney “I’m so pleased that the city Department of Health threw dog lovers a bone,” Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal (D-Manhattan) was quoted as saying by The New York Daily N...
The Workers’ Compensation Has Ruled Against You—What Are Your Options?
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
by Pyrros & Serres LLP , Workers Compensation Attorneys Workers Compensation Attorneys in New York You were hurt on the job and filed a legitimate claim, but the New York State Workers’ Compensatio...
Playground Injuries on the Rise: How You Can Protect Your Child
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | May 11, 2016  Kids love to play outdoors and physical exercise is good for them. The fact that playground injuries are on the rise may be frightening to some parents. Even so, t...
The Zadroga Act—What is It and How Does It Affect Workers' Compensation?
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Author:Pyrros & Serres LLP In the aftermath of September 11, 2001, many people volunteered to help clean up after the devastation of the twin towers at the World Trade Center. Many of those volunte...
How Far Do Privacy Rights Stretch for a Child’s Safety?
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
A father recorded a conversation between his son and his ex-wife’s live-in boyfriend. Later on, when he turned in the recording as evidence, the boyfriend’s attorney challenged the admissibility of...
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Our Blog—A Place to Learn More about Our Practice Employment Law | Personal Injury | Medical Malpractice | Construction Site Accidents | Premises Liability | Nursing Home Neglect and Abuse | Motor ...
EEOC Alleges Discrimination Based on Applications Requiring Medical History
May 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens, New York City Employment Defense Firm As employers, when you ask for medical information on a job application, you raise a red flag for the Equal Opportunity Employment Commission (EEOC) an...
Advantages Of Advertising On NYC Billboards & Buildings
May 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
Using billboards to advertise may seem old-fashioned in our technology-driven era. With the internet and the many platforms it reaches out to, why would we still want to advertise with something as...
Restaurants Weigh in on Replacing Tipping with Service Charges
Apr 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 222 222 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens New York Employment Defense Attorneys Human Resource Consulting Law Firm Various restaurants across the country are in the process of changing tipping into service charges. The Seattle Eater...

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Kristaq Matua
Kristaq Matua passed away on Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at the age of 61. He was the beloved Husband of Julia. Loving Father of Angela and Nancy. Cherished Son of Vangjeli. Dear Brother of Jeta and ...
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Jeanie Chan
Jeanie Chan passed away on Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at the age of 77. She was the beloved Mother of the late Michael Chan. Loving Sister of Peggy Loiacono. Cherished Aunt of Lisa, Cheryl and Micha...
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Neil Edward O’Neill
Neil Edward O’Neill, 70, died at his home in Lake Wylie, South Carolina, on February 14, 2012. A memorial mass will be held at St. Ignatius Martyr Church in Long Beach (721 West Broadway) on the mo...
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Julio Estien
Julio Estien passed away on Friday, March 09, 2012 at the age of 54. Beloved Husband of Maryann Santora. Loving Father of Danielle and Joseph Julio. Dear Son of Cecilia. Cherished Uncle of Joshua. ...
Mar 13, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Karma Lama
Karma Lama passed away on Wednesday, March 07, 2012 at the age of 51. He was the beloved Husband of Tsewang Lama. Loving Father of Karma D. Lama and Tashi Lhamo Lama. Funeral Services were held at ...
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Edward J. Barry
Edward J. Barry passed away on Monday, March 05, 2012 at the age 65. Loving Brother of Patricia Caffrey and Brother-in-Law of Dan. Cherished Uncle of Dianne, Deirdre, Dan, Bill, Ann, Luke and Brook...
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Mary Majkowski
Mary Majkowski of Maspeth passed away on March 10, 2012 at the age of 96. A native of Queens NY. She was the beloved Wife of the late Frank. Loving Mother of Irene Jacobusky. She was a member of th...
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Neil Edward O’Neill
Neil Edward O’Neill, 70, died at his home in Lake Wylie, South Carolina, on February 14, 2012. Mr. O’Neill was born February 15, 1941 in Brooklyn, NY to the late George and Marian Jacobson O’Neill....
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Geraldine Casella
Geraldine Casella passed away on Saturday, March 03, 2012 at the age of 74. She was the beloved Wife of the late August J. Casella. Loving Mother of Michael Casella, Steven Casella and Gina Dropp a...
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Vincentia Keras
Vincentia Keras passed away on Thursday, March 01, 2012 at the age of 71. She was the beloved Wife of Michael S. Keras. Loving Mother of Susan M. Kennedy, Melissa Keras Donaghy and the late Gregory...
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Anne Davis
Anne Davis passed away on Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at the age of 93. She was the beloved Wife of the late James. Loving Sister of Catherine Pilszynski. Mass of Christian Burial was offered at A...
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Henry Buonocore
Henry Buonocore passed away on February 26, 2012 at the age of 88. He was the dear brother of Lucy Adragna, Josephine Borsellino, Rose Giamamarino also survived by nieces & nephews. Service was off...
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George R. Giedman
George R. Giedman passed away on February 27, 2012 at the age of 89 years. Beloved Husband of Dorothy. Loving Father of Marilyn and George. Dear Grandfather of two. Funeral Mass at Transfiguration ...
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Theresa Ciraolo
Theresa Ciraolo passed away on Thursday, February 23, 2012 at the age of 89. She was the beloved Wife of the late Joseph Ciraolo. Loving Mother of Peter Ciraolo and Anna Guidice and Mother-in-Law o...
Feb 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Joan Marie Rosbeck
Joan Marie Rosbeck passed away on Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at the age of 80. She was the beloved Wife of Robert E. Rosbeck. Loving Mother of Lynn Pope and the late Janice Mclntyre and Mother-in...
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Jyothi Lakshmaiah (L) and Nithya Krishnan (R) take a break from their jobs to enjoy chai from a Chai Cart on Market Street in downtown San Francisco on May 26, 2016In a Silicon Valley culture known for brilliant ideas boiling up in coffee shops, Gaurav Chawla is pouring his heart into chai. Chawla said his friends at Microsoft have told him of the US software giant having people with chai-making skills come in to prepare the tea for employees.


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Secret Service Counter-assault Team member is seen through a window of the press briefing room, standing on alert during a lock down the White HouseA brief, partial lockdown at the White House was lifted on Monday after a metal object tossed over the fence was tested and determined not to be dangerous, the U.S. Secret Service said. President Barack Obama was at the White House during the incident. An individual threw the object over the north fence of the complex, Secret Service spokesman Shawn Holtzclaw said in an emailed statement.


2016-05-30 16:22:13 -0400

Harambe, a 17-year-old gorilla at the Cincinnati ZooBy Ginny McCabe CINCINNATI (Reuters) - The director of the Cincinnati Zoo on Monday stood by the decision to shoot dead a gorilla as he dragged a 4-year-old boy around by the ankle, saying the ape was not simply endangering the child who fell into his enclosure but actually hurting him. "Looking back, we would make the same decision" to shoot the gorilla, Thayne Maynard, director of the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardens, told a news conference. The gorilla was clearly disoriented," Maynard said, while lamenting the loss of Harambe, a 17-year-old Western lowland gorilla, whose species is listed as endangered.


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