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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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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...
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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...
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Monserrate Gonzalez Vega
Monserrate Gonzalez Vega passed away on Monday, June 04, 2012 at the age of 63. Beloved Wife of the late Juan Marte. Loving Mother of John E. Marte. Dear Sister of Oscar and Victor Gonzalez. Cheris...
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Maria Coyne
Maria Coyne passed away on Friday, June 01, 2012 at the age of 76. Beloved Wife of the late Michael. Loving Mother of Ria and Kevin Coyne. Cherished Grandmother of 4 Grandchildren. Private Crematio...
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Kathryn Caruso
Kathryn Caruso passed away on Wednesday, June 06, 2012 at the age of 91. Beloved Wife of the late Joseph V. Caruso. Loving Mother of Joseph V. Caruso and Robert R. Caruso. Cherished Grandmother of ...
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Florence A. DeRosa
Florence A. DeRosa passed away on Saturday, June 09, 2012 at the age of 93. Beloved Sister of the late Frank DeRosa, Rose DeRosa and Dorothy Basta. Beloved Aunt of Dorothy Basta, Dale LoPresti, Joh...
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Jill Ann Rudzewick-Vik
Jill Ann Rudzewick-Vik passed away on Thursday, June 07, 2012 at the age of 46. Beloved Mother of Kristian and Emily. Loving Daughter of Barbara and Kenneth T. Rudzewick. Dear Sister of Thomas Rudz...
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Madeline A. Jerzynski
Madeline A. Jerzynski passed away on Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at the age of 70. Died after a short illness. Beloved Sister of Florence Mirro. Cherished Aunt to Larry & Terry, Michael, Joe & Kathy, and...
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Ethel Macchio
Ethel Macchio passed away on Saturday, May 26, 2012 at the age of 90. Beloved Wife of the late Michael Macchio. Loving Mother of Michael Macchio, Rosann B. Macchio and Theresa Scarola. Cherished Gr...
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Manuel A. Huallanca
Manuel A. Huallanca passed away on Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at the age of 59. Beloved Son of Antonio. Loving Father of Danny, Gabriel, Jean Michael and Ariel Montalvo. Cherished Grandfather of Justin ...
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Rosalia Cospito
Rosalia Cospito passed away on Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at the age of 99. Beloved Wife of the late Jimmy Cospito. Loving Mother of Maria Cospito and Rosalie Cospito. Cherished Aunt. Mass of Christia...
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Jadwiga Ciesla
Jadwiga Ciesla passed away on Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at the age of 87. Beloved Wife of the late Henryk. Loving Mother of Krystina Szereszowiec (Piotr), Andrew Ciesla and Mark Ciesla (Patricia) Che...
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Rita McCauley
Rita was a dynamic personality and award winning photographer. She owned Woodhaven Galleries for over 40 years and was a cherished asset to our community, immortalizing many of our family members f...
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Rosa Aglialoro
Rosa Aglialoro passed away on Friday, May 25, 2012 at the age of 88. She was the beloved Wife of the late Vincent. Loving Mother of Sally Scimeca and Mimma Addeo and Mother-in-Law of Phil and Vinny...
May 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Roger P. Micheli
Roger P. Micheli passed away on Saturday, May 19, 2012 at the age of 82. Beloved Husband of Marie L. Micheli (nee Cestaro). Loving Father of Loreen Micheli, Patricia Caputo (Angelo) and James Miche...
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Former Israeli foreign minister and ultra-nationalist MP Avigdor Lieberman is seen during a session of the Israeli parliament on May 30, 2016Ultra-nationalist Avigdor Lieberman was sworn in as Israel's new defence minister after winning support in the cabinet and in parliament on Monday, ending weeks of political intrigue and outrage. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's cabinet voted to expand his coalition and appoint Lieberman, before the 120-seat Knesset approved him by a vote of 55-43. Netanyahu -- who has been accused of forming the most rightwing government in Israeli history -- was forced to resolve a last-minute dispute with another party in his coalition to see the move through.


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Animal rights activists and mourners gather for a Memorial Day vigil outside the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, Monday, May 30, 2016 in Cincinnati for Harambe, the gorilla killed Saturday at the Cincinnati Zoo after a 4-year-old boy slipped into an exhibit and a special zoo response team concluded his life was in danger. There has been an outpouring on social media of people upset about the killing of the member of an endangered species. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)CINCINNATI (AP) — Dozens of animal rights advocates and others held a Memorial Day vigil at the Cincinnati Zoo in remembrance of a gorilla that was fatally shot to protect a 4-year-old boy who entered its exhibit.


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Fallujah is expected to give Iraqi forces one of their toughest battles yet but the Islamic State group has appeared weakened in recent months and has been losing territory consistently over the past yearIraqi forces thrust into Fallujah Monday, ushering a new urban phase in the week-old operation to retake the jihadist bastion that also raised concerns over the fate of trapped civilians. Led by the elite counter-terrorism service (CTS), Iraq's best trained and most seasoned fighting unit, the forces pushed into Fallujah before dawn, commanders said. "Iraqi forces entered Fallujah under air cover from the international coalition, the Iraqi air force and army aviation, and supported by artillery and tanks," said Lieutenant General Abdelwahab al-Saadi, the commander of the operation.


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