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Money Saving Winter Roofing Tips- Spot Out Faulty Gutters Yourself
Jun 24, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 476 476 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 | 113 113 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 | 107 107 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 | 111 111 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 | 119 119 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 | 232 232 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 | 238 238 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 | 233 233 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 | 265 265 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 | 255 255 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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George Frank Lecznar
George Frank Lecznar passed away on Thursday, January 10, 2013 at the age of 64. Beloved Husband of Francesca Leone-Lecznar. Loving Father of Stacey Blake, Carl Lecznar, Paul Lecznar and Cocetta Le...
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Michael Tormey
Michael Tormey passed away on Wednesday, January 09, 2013 at the age of 57.Beloved Son of the late Gerald and Sophia Tormey, Loving Brother of Gerald Tormey. Cherished Uncle of Christina and James....
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Joseph F. Egielski
Joseph F. Egielski passed away on Monday, January 07, 2013 at the age of 95. Beloved Husband of Caroline J. Egielski. Loving Father of Robert Egielski, Richard Egielski and Joan Perrine and Father-...
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Wieslaw Zuber
Wieslaw Zuber passed away on Sunday, December 30, 2012 at the age of 58. Beloved Father of Aleksandra Zuber. Loving Brother of Krystyna Jankowska and Jolanta Szopinska. Cherished Uncle of Anna and ...
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Clifford F. Reilly
Clifford F. Reilly passed away on Saturday, January 05, 2013 at the age of 83. Beloved Companion of Patricia Manfredo. Loving Father of Victoria, Mary Ellen, Louise, Joseph and Patty. Cherished Gra...
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Dominick P. Vitale
Dominick P. Vitale passed away on Thursday, January 03, 2013 at the age of 86. Beloved Husband of the late AnnMae Vitale. Loving Father of Laura Lasher, Frances Leyden, Dominick P. Vitale Jr. and M...
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Florence P. Cogliano
Florence P. Cogliano passed away on Friday, January 04, 2013 at the age of 87. Beloved Wife of the late Frank Cogliano. Loving Mother of Ralph Cogliano and Carol Ann O’Sullivan and Mother-in-Law of...
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Anibal E. Tovar
Anibal E. Tovar passed away on Wednesday, January 02, 2013 at the age of 71. Beloved Husband of Olga Tovar. Loving Father of Tyrone Tovar, Grace Ortega, Jeffrey Tovar and Johnny Tovar. Cherished Gr...
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Ettore Coppola
Ettore Coppola passed away on Tuesday, January 01, 2013 at the age of 88. Beloved Husband of the late Domenica Coppola. Loving Father of Annmarie Kamilar and Martha Wiehl and Father-in-Law of Russe...
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Rose R. Rojas
Rose R. Rojas passed away on Sunday, December 30, 2012 at the age of 46. Beloved Father of Jose, Christopher, Crystaly and Eric. Loving Son of Norma Iris Rolon and Jose E. Rojas. Dear Brother of Lu...
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Eva E. Trelewicz
Eva E. Trelewicz passed away on Monday, December 31, 2012 at the age of 100. Beloved Wife of the late Anthony Trelewicz. Loving Mother of Constance Robinson and Anthony Trelewicz. Cherished Grandmo...
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Elizabeth Jurica
Elizabeth Jurica passed away on December 29th, 2012 at the age of 86 years. Beloved Mother of Janie and Joanie Jurica. Loving Grandmother of Two and Great-Grandmother of Four. Funeral Mass, Transfi...
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Veronica Kimlingen
Veronica Kimlingen passed away on December 26th, 2012 at the age of 71 years. Beloved Mother of Karen Ulrich, William and Peter Kimlingen. Loving Grandmother of Five. Funeral Mass St. Stanislaus RC...
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Louis P. De Angelis
Louis P. De Angelis passed away on December 28th, 2012 at the age of 65 years. Beloved Father of Sammy and Michael. Dear Brother of Gerry. Cherished Grandfather of Ava Grace and Victoria Rose. Mr. ...
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Florence A. Wallitsch
Florence A. Wallitsch of Ridgewood passed away on January 4, 2013 at the age of 86. Dear Sister of Margaret Evans also survived by Nieces and Nephews. Services were offered at Hess-Miller Funeral H...
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Missy Franklin dives at the start of her heat in the women's 200-meter backstroke preliminaries at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials, Friday, July 1, 2016, in Omaha, Neb. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)The Latest on the Olympics ahead of the Rio Games (all times local):


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New York Mets' third baseman David Wright speaks to the media before a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs at Citi Field in New York, Friday, July 1, 2016. Wright made his first public appearance at Citi Field since undergoing neck surgery to repair a herniated disk on June 16. (AP Photo/Ron Blum)NEW YORK (AP) — David Wright walked stiffly from the clubhouse to the corridor outside the Mets batting cage, stood in front of a wall, a large white bandage covering the skin just below his Adam's apple.


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An unidentified security personnel is taken for medical attention after a group of gunmen attacked a restaurant popular with foreigners in a diplomatic zone of the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka, Bangladesh, Friday, July 1, 2016. A group of gunmen attacked a restaurant popular with foreigners in a diplomatic zone of the Bangladeshi capital on Friday night, taking hostages and exchanging gunfire with security forces, according to a restaurant staff member and local media reports. (AP Photo)DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Heavily armed militants struck at the heart of Bangladesh's diplomatic zone on Friday night, taking dozens of hostages at a restaurant popular with foreigners. Two police officers were killed and at least 26 people wounded in a gunbattle as security forces cordoned off the area and sought to end the standoff.


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