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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
Sept 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In August, the pace of home sales continued to improve amid decreasing inventory levels and interest rates below last year’s. This summer’s housing market has pre...
How Can Employers Avoid Litigation with the EEOC?
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) can bring litigation against employers on behalf of workers who file discrimination or harassment claims with the EEOC. Because the EEOC is select...
Timing Is Everything
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 618 618 recommendations | email to a friend
     While I was living in Nashville, I was continually learning about different plants and flowers that were native to the region. As I walked through a field one day, I spotted a cluster of daint...
7 Common Real Estate Law Issues In NY
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
Real estate is plagued with all sorts of issues. This is a short list of 7 the most common problems plaguing real estate. In almost all instances, a lawyer will be necessary to find a solution for ...
Where You Can Watch The World's Biggest Clock
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
Did you know that the world’s largest clock is located in Saudi Arabia? More specifically, in Mecca? The Abraj Al-Bait Towers, also known as the Mecca Royal Hotel Clock Tower, are a building of sup...
This article is intended to provide a brief overview and summary on the issue of custody of a child or children.
Sep 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 147 147 recommendations | email to a friend
New York State recognizes two forms of custody.  The first is Joint Custody where the child resides physically with one of the parents; the second being sole and legal custody of the child to one o...
An Intern's Right to Sue for Discrimination in New York
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 149 149 recommendations | email to a friend
Legal loopholes sometimes exist that preclude bringing a lawsuit because the letter of the law does not protect an individual's rights. In the past, this may have been the case with interns, who be...
What Employers Should Know about Paternity Leaves
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 214 214 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Employment Defense Attorney The Family Medical Leaves Act (FMLA) grants the right to mothers and fathers to take up to 12 weeks off for maternity or paternity leaves so they can spend tim...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: AUG 2014
Aug 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 211 211 recommendations | email to a friend
  August 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In July, home sales dropped slightly from June when we saw a slight jump in sales. The increase in sales pace in June & July led to another substantial increa...
If you’re loyal to your insurance carrier it will cost you
Aug 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 301 301 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | Aug 1, 2014 | insurance company rates , PTB Blog Most successful businesses know how to treat their faithful customers.  A good restaurant owner will treat regulars with a compl...

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Ersilia Boviero
Ersilia Boviero passed away on Tuesday, April 09, 2013 at the age of 57. Beloved Daughter of Maria and the late Louis A. Boviero. Loving Sister of Louis Boviero and Claire T. Boviero and Clarie T. ...
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Filippo Vicari
Filippo Vicari passed away on Thursday, April 11, 2013 at the age of 73. Beloved Husband of the late Maddalena Vicari. Loving Father of Enrico, Pietro, Francesco, Alessandro and Daniel and Father-i...
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Dolores Dietrick
Dolores Dietrick passed away on Saturday, April 06, 2013 at the age of 79. Beloved Wife of the late Michael Dietrick. Loving Mother of Christopher J. Dietrick and Mother-in-Law of Maria. Dear Siste...
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Eleanor B. Staib
Eleanor B. Staib passed away on Saturday, April 06, 2013 at the age of 80. Beloved Wife of William F. Staib. Loving Mother of Maureen Carballo, Barbara Incatasciato, William Staib, Daniel Staib, Ma...
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Frank C. Cataldi
Frank C. Cataldi passed away on Wednesday, April 03, 2013 at the age of 48. Beloved Husband of Lorraine J. Cataldi. Loving Father of Anthony Cataldi. Devoted Son of Elizabeth and the late Frank J. ...
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Lawrence H. Ritchie
Lawrence H. Ritchie passed away on Monday, April 01, 2013 at the age of 83. Beloved Husband of the late Carol J. Ritchie. Loving Father of Danielle Murphy (Joe), Keith Ritchie, Carol Murray Peters ...
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Christine Ansman
Christine Ansman passed away on March 27th, 2013 at the age of 67 years. Beloved Daughter of Lucille Ansman. Dear Cousin of Lucille & Henry Gawryszeski, Dolores Staskowski, Frank Umowski and Second...
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Daniel J. Galvin
Daniel J. Galvin passed away on March 28, 2013. A mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Wed. at St. Adalbert’s Church for Daniel Galvin of Middle Village. He was an active member of the American ...
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Mary V. Rooney
Mary V. Rooney passed away on Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at the age of 99. Beloved Wife of the late James Rooney. Cherished Aunt of numerous nieces and nephews. Loved by all neighbors and friends. M...
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Rosaria Falzarano
Rosaria Falzarano passed away on Monday, March 25, 2013 at the age of 51. Beloved Wife of Vicenzo Falzarano. Loving Mother of Carmelina Falzarano and Vita Maria D’Angelo and Mother-in-Law of Vincen...
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Janina Chlebowska
Janina Chlebowska passed away on March 27th, 2013. Beloved Mother of Jolanta Kielar and Bogdan Chlebowski. Dear Sister of Kazimiera Halas and Alina Sadowy. Also survived by six Grandchildren and fi...
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Rosita L. Tan
Rosita L. Tan passed away on Thursday, March 21, 2013 at the age of 70. Beloved Sister of Rosa L. Tan, Annie Tan, Mauro Tan and the late George Tan and Theodora Ong. Cherished Aunt of Alvin, Joseph...
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Carmela I. Puglisi
Carmela I. Puglisi passed away on Thursday, March 21, 2013 at the age of 88. Beloved Wife of the late Andrew J. Puglisi. Loving Mother of John Puglisi, Conrad Puglisi, Carol Puglisi, Joseph Puglisi...
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Barbara Barry
Barbara Barry passed away on Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at the age of 72. Beloved Wife of Thomas L. Barry. Loving Mother of Thomas C. Barry and Maryann Rivinius and Mother-in-Law of Patty and Robert...
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Anna Hannsgen
Anna Hannsgen passed away on Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at the age of 88. Beloved Wife of the late Arthur William Hannsgen. Dear Sister of the late Elizabeth and Gustav. Cherished Aunt of Many loving ...
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A Pennsylvania State Trooper prepares to enter a wooded area at the Dunmore Cemetery during the funeral service of Pennsylvania State Trooper Bryon Dickson on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 in Dunmore, Pa. Dickson was killed on Friday night in an ambush shooting at the state police barracks in Blooming Grove Township. Authorities are looking for 31-year-old Eric Frein, of Canadensis, who has been charged with killing one trooper and wounding another outside the barracks. (AP Photo/Scranton Times & Tribune, Butch Comegys) WILKES BARRE TIMES-LEADER OUT; MANDATORY CREDITCANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) — Authorities who spent the night in the neighborhood where a man suspected in the fatal shooting of a Pennsylvania State Police trooper lived with his parents donned bulletproof vests and gathered heavy rifles before scattering Saturday morning.


2014-09-20 08:55:56 -0400

A U.S. Secret Service agent with an automatic rifle hurries people to evacuate the White House complex over a security alert moments after President Barack Obama and his family left for the presidential retreat, Camp David, in MarylandBy Jeff Mason WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A man jumped over the White House fence and made it to the front doors of the executive mansion before being apprehended on Friday, sparking an evacuation within the complex shortly after President Barack Obama departed for the weekend. Omar J. Gonzales, a 42-year-old white male from Texas, made it onto the grounds at 7:20 EDT, a U.S. Secret Service spokesman said. Gonzales ignored commands to stop and was ultimately caught, unarmed, just inside the North Portico doors of the White House, one of the building's main entrances. ...


2014-09-20 08:51:32 -0400

Ukrainian serviceman stands next to the destroyed Grad multiple rocket launcher system of Ukrainian army at the village of DmytrivkaParticipants in Ukrainian peace talks have reached agreement to create a buffer zone to separate government troops and pro-Russian militants.


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