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Money Saving Winter Roofing Tips- Spot Out Faulty Gutters Yourself
Jun 24, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 446 446 recommendations | email to a friend
A good roof is perhaps one of the most important investments a homeowner can make. Any good investment requires good maintenance. One of the most crucial factors in upholding a roofing system is th...
How to Throw a Block Party in Queens
Jun 16, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
By George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . A Block Party is defined as a community sponsored, public event where there are no sales of goods or servi...
Camping Safety Guidelines
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
Schools are letting out and summer vacations begin. Many children will be heading off to summer camps as part of their vacation recreation and many families plan their own camping trips, some for f...
Is My Job Protected While I Pursue a Workers’ Compensation Claim?
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
Workers Compensation Attorneys Queens & New York If you have been injured on the job and need to seek compensation under New York’s workers’ compensation laws, you may have some concerns about whet...
Dominoes Pizza Sued for Wage and Hour Violations
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit against Domino’s Pizza for underpaying staff. According to Legal Reader , last year the Attorney General’s Office settled for $1...
How to Contest your Queens Property Taxes and(or) Building Classification
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 206 206 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 | 207 207 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 | 203 203 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 | 1 1 comments | 233 233 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?
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 229 229 recommendations | email to a friend
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...

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Paul Cattan
Paul Cattan passed away on Monday, January 02, 2012 at the age of 91. He was the beloved Husband of Theresa Cattan. Loving Father of Simon Cattan and Paul Cattan and Father-in-Law of Amira and Rosa...
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Elizabeth Carrano
Elizabeth Carrano passed away on Monday January 09, 2012 at the age of 83. She was the beloved Mother of Jeanette Damaduk and Liz Wilson and Mother-in-Law of John and Dan, Cherished Grandmother of ...
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Wolfgang Schlichtter
Wolfgang Schlichtter retired owner of Schlichtter Electric for 30 years passed away on January 7, 2012 at the age of 68 years. He was the beloved husband of Paula. Devoted Father of Robert. Dear Br...
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Joseph P. Nelson
Joseph P. Nelson passed away on January 4th, 2012 at the age of 72 years. Beloved Father of Diane Washburn. Dear Brother of Patricia Gibe, Kathy Finkbein and Tom Nelson. Cherished Grandfather of Le...
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Henry Herling
Henry Herling passed away on December 27, 2011 at the age of 81. Beloved Husband of Dorothy (nee Evans). Loving Father of Carole (Robert) Pesiri, James Herling & Jack (Patricia) Herling. Cherished ...
Jan 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maria P. DeRossi
Maria P. DeRossi passed away on Sunday, December 25, 2011 at the age of 87. She was the beloved Wife of the late Mario. Loving Mother of Filomena Cooper and Vincent DeRossi. Cherished Grandmother o...
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Rosina Costanzo
Rosina Costanzo passed away on Saturday, December 24, 2011 at the age of 86. She was the beloved Wife of the late Antonio. Loving Mother of Dominica Mazer and the late Yolanda Costanzo. Mass of Chr...
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Roger Dunphy
Roger Dunphy passed away on Thursday, December 29, 2011 at the age of 73. He was the beloved Husband of Kathleen. Loving Father of Roger Dunphy, Kay Dunphy, Chris Dunphy and Kim McGlynn and Father-...
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Sabino “Sam” J. Speranza
Sabino “Sam” J. Speranza passed away on Thursday, December 29, 2011 at the age of 77. He was the beloved Husband of Helen. Loving Father of Daniel (Kimberly) and Joann (Chuck). Cherished Grandfathe...
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George A. Corchia
George A. Corchia passed away on Friday, December 30, 2011 at the age of 81. He was the beloved Husband of Mary. Loving Father of Anna Wiley, Vanessa Corchia, George Corchia and Victor Corchia and ...
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Libera Polizzotto
Libera Polizzotto passed away on January 1st, 2011 at the age of 91 years. Beloved Sister of Charles Polizzotto. Dear Aunt of Nicholas and Gerard Romano, Salvatore, Leonard, Salvatore and Rosario P...
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Matthew F. Norton Jr.
Matthew F. Norton Jr. passed away on Friday, December 23, 2011 at the age of 75. He was the beloved Husband of Mary Ann Norton. Loving Father of Matthew Norton, Jimmy Norton and Maura Bistro. Cheri...
Dec 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Enza Taranto
Enza Taranto passed away on Friday, December 23, 2011 at the age of 79. She was the beloved Wife of Vito Taranto. Loving Mother of Franca and Fina Salvo and Mother-in-Law of Giuseppe. Cherished Gra...
Dec 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jeannette Mitchell
Jeannette Mitchell passed away on Monday, December 19, 2011 at the age of 82. She was the loving Mother of Charles Mitchell, Patricia Seed and Dianne Scricia. Cherished Grandmother of Melanie, John...
Dec 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Louise Caputo
Louise Caputo passed away on Monday, December 19, 2011 at the age of 89. She was the loving Mother of John Caputo and Nicholas M. Caputo and Mother-in-Law of Virginia. Cherished Grandmother of Mich...
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People hold placards depicting hearts and couples, during a flash mob for the annual Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Parade in Milan, on June 25, 2016Pope Francis said that Christians and the Roman Catholic Church should apologise to gay people and seek their forgiveness for the way they have been treated. Speaking to reporters at he flew back to Rome from Armenia, the pope was asked if he agreed with comments by German Cardinal Reinhard Marx that the Church needed to say sorry for the way it has treated the gay community. "We Christians have to apologise for so many things, not just for this (treatment of gay people), but we must ask for forgiveness.


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FILE - In this May 19, 2013 file photo, Prince performs at the Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Prince will be honored at the BET Awards on Sunday, June 26, 2016. He was found dead at his home on April 21, 2016, in suburban Minneapolis. He was 57. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)The Roots, Erykah Badu and Bilal kicked off the first of many Prince tributes at the BET Awards, which felt more like "The Prince Tribute Show" on Sunday.


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Chase Kalisz gets a hug from Jay Litherland, left, after winning the men's 400-meter Individual medley final at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials in Omaha, Neb., Sunday, June 26, 2016. Litherland finished in second place. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The first event of the U.S. Olympic swimming trials produced a huge stunner, as Ryan Lochte failed to qualify for the team Sunday night in an event he won at the 2012 London Games.


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