blog roll
our featured bloggers
What Real Estate Lawyers Do
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
In several real estate transactions, especially in it comes to the sale of a house, you can find a lawyer taking an important role. Though they aren’t necessarily needed in real estate transactions...
Legal Eligibility For Workers Compensation & Disability
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Except in special cases, worker’s compensation covers most employees because most companies are required to purchase some form of insurance to cover their employees. However, the scope of benefits ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: OCT 2014
Oct 22, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Oct 2014 Queens NY Market Update The pace of Queens home sales reached its second-highest rate of 2014 in September, but was slightly slower than the previous month and remains below 2013 levels. P...
A 50th Anniversary Celebration of The Beatles Arrival to America
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens West Kiwanis Foundation proudly presents A 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF THE BEATLES ARRIVAL TO AMERICA with "Yesterday and Today" - A Tribute to The Music of The Beatles, on Saturday, Oct...
Filing Bankruptcy For Credit Card Debt: Your Legal Options
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Buried in Credit Card Debt? What Are Your Options? Credit card debt is one of the most common types of debt in the United States next to mortgage and student loan debts. As of September 2014, the a...
Downhome Country Breakfast
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kiwanis Club of Maspeth presents their DOWNHOME COUNTRY BREAKFAST on Sunday, November 9th, 2014 from 8AM - 12PM.  Juice, Buttermilk Pancakes, Sausage and Choice of Beverage. Children & Seniors ...
What Employers Should Understand about Disability Discrimination
Oct 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
Business owners typically look from an employer’s perspective and fire employees who cannot do the job. For the most part, this line of reasoning is valid and especially if you have at-will employm...
How Are Personal Injury Cases in NYC Settled?
Oct 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 151 151 recommendations | email to a friend
Personal injury law protects individuals against any wrongful conduct that results in physical harm or mental harm, whether intentional or accidental. These acts are referred to as tort acts or tor...
Are You In A Vicious Cycle Of Stress, Insomnia And Depression?
Oct 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 154 154 recommendations | email to a friend
Today on Huffington Post an article came out called "The Vicious Cycle Of Stress, Insomnia And Depression" ( read here ).  Studies show that how not being able to shut down or quite the ongoing tho...
The Real Deal-Real Estate news update.....
Oct 02, 2014 | 4 4 comments | 196 196 recommendations | email to a friend
This is the last year of low mortgage rates.... With 36 years years of experience please adhere to my advice. Putting it simply like life itself, there is a beginning and there is always an end. Du...

more blogs

opinion
Schumer Gets It Right On Primaries
STRICTLY STASI
Jul 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Why Incumbents Keep Getting Reelected
Op-Ed
Jul 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
City's homeless system is broken
IN OUR OPINION
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
The High Personal Cost of High Rents
STRICTLY STASI
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
NYS grapples with legalized marijuana
IN OUR OPINION
Jul 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Re-Evaluating the Evaluation Process
A lawsuit by a parents’ organization challenging how New York State protects public school teachers may not change the entire dynamic of public education in the state. It will, however, expose a cr...
Jul 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
$23M is a good start, but it’s not enough
IN OUR OPINION
Jul 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Pat Toro, Vietnam Veteran and Advocate
STRICTLY STASI
Jul 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Why are black males failing at higher ed?
Op-Ed
Jul 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Is it already time to trash composting pilot?
Is the city composting program obsolete before it even gets off the ground? After only a short time in the pilot phase, a new composting initiative by the Department of Sanitation is finding itself...
Jun 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Farewell Phil Ragusa
Phil Ragusa, chairman of the Queens County Republican Party, passed away last week. Leading a political party, especially one with fewer and fewer resources is not easy. Ragusa’s tenure got off to ...
Jun 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Politics, like sports, loves a good comeback story
STRICTLY STASI
Jun 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
New York State needs paid family leave
Op-Ed
Jun 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Pothole in the road to Vision Zero
IN OUR OPINION
Jun 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Speak up, even if the news is bad
IN OUR OPINION
Jun 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
national news

Kansas City Royals' Jason Vargas laughs after he realized the count was 3-2 and not a walk during the third inning of Game 4 of baseball's World Series against the San Francisco Giants Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)Trailing 4-2 with two outs and a runner on first, Bruce Bochy allows middle reliever Yusmeiro Petit, who's unscored upon in 10 innings this postseason, to bat. Petit, 5 for 103 in his career, bloops a single to center, extending the inning.


2014-10-25 22:09:26 -0400

File-This Feb. 28, 2014, file photo shows Samantha Power, U.S. Ambassador to the U.N., speaking during a news conference after a private U.N. Security Council meeting. Power is going to visit all three of the West African countries hit hardest by the Ebola outbreak. A statement released late Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, by the U.S. mission to the U.N. says Samantha Power will visit Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea "to draw attention to the need for increased support for the international response." (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File)UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United States ambassador to the United Nations is on her way to visit all three of the West African countries hit hardest by the Ebola outbreak, amid rising calls for travel restrictions back home in the U.S.


2014-10-25 22:05:36 -0400

In this Oct. 24, 2014 photo from the U.S. Geological Survey, the lava flow from Kilauea Volcano that began June 27 is seen as it crossed Apa?a Street near Cemetery Road near the town of Pahoa on the Big Island of Hawaii. Hawaii authorities on Saturday told several dozen residents near the active lava flow to prepare for a possible evacuation in the next three to five days as molten rock oozed across the country road and edged closer to homes. The USGS says the flow is currently about 160 to 230 feet (50 to 70 meters) wide and moving northeast at about 10 yards (nine meters) per hour. It's currently about six-tenths of a mile (one kilometer) from Pahoa Village Road, the town's main street. (AP Photo/U.S. Geological Survey)HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii authorities on Saturday told several dozen residents near an active lava flow to prepare for a possible evacuation in the next three to five days as molten rock oozed across a country road and edged closer to homes.


2014-10-25 22:05:24 -0400