blog roll
our featured bloggers
8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor and Listing Specialist with the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . We sell a lot of properties here in Queens, and being that we’re in New York City, a lot of ...
More About Women’s Rights in the News — the ERA
Sep 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
As an employment defense litigation lawyer, I pay attention to civil rights issues, and lately women’s rights issues have gained attention from the media. Actress Patricia Arquette has actively wor...
Can Car Accidents Cause PTSD?
Sep 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 116 116 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:Steven Palermo: The Suffolk Personal Injury Lawyer You hear about post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) that military service members experience from active duty. However, studies now show t...
Are gender identity and religious freedom at odds in America?
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 147 147 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Leeds Brown Law A recent ruling against the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has inspired mixed reactions. The case (EEOC v. R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Homes, Inc., E.D. Mich....
Protecting Your Right as a Spouse in a New York Estate
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 140 140 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Bonnie Lawston A Spouse’s Right of Inheritance in New York Under New York law, when a married person dies, the surviving spouse has a “right of election,” a statutory right to receive eithe...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 213 213 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Listing Specialist with the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . August 2016 Market Update Home sales in July dropped again for the fifth consecutive month. De...
What to do When Your Designated Driver Plan Fails
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 239 239 recommendations | email to a friend
There’s no question that designating a driver reduces drunken driving accidents and saves lives. Designated Driver Statistics As time goes along, more and more people have gotten on board with the ...
If I Return to Work Making Less Money, Am I Still Entitled to Workers’ Compensation Benefits?
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 233 233 recommendations | email to a friend
New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers So you’ve been hurt at work and you can’t perform your old job. What happens if you go back to work at a different position, ...
The Difference that Jurisdiction Could Make in a High Profile Divorce Case
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 210 210 recommendations | email to a friend
by Chris Palermo   Different states and different countries have laws that can significantly affect the outcome of a divorce. A prime example is a high profile case reported in the New York Post . ...
Equal Pay for Women Issues
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 217 217 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Long Island City, Queens & NYC Employment Defense Attorney From an employer’s standpoint, if you are following similar pay practices to other businesses, it may seem like safet...

more blogs

opinion
Hands off Medicare!
Op-Ed
Oct 20, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Operation Café Latte Thunder
Strictly Stasi
Oct 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Wanted: GOP Health Plan!
Op-Ed
Oct 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Why a Pataki prez run will always fail
Op-Ed
Oct 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Here Comes 2012 and the Confusing Electoral College
Strictly Stasi
Oct 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Should the homeless be building homes?
Strictly Stasi
Sep 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Questions remain for Forestdale caseworker
In Our Opinion
Sep 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Bob Turner and the 9th CD
Strictly Stasi
Sep 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Congress can't let NYC starve
In Our Opinion
Sep 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Dog Walker's Responsibility
Op-Ed
Sep 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
A special thanks to the NYPD and FDNY
Strictly Stasi
Sep 13, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
9/11: our responsibility 10 years later
In Our Opinion
Sep 13, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Remembering Our Heroes' Sacrifice
Op-Ed
Sep 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Goldsmith’s Exit
Strictly Stasi
Sep 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
City gets it right with Irene
In Our Opinion
Aug 31, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
national news

Children stand in front of the bullet-riddled facade of a building in the rebel-held Douma neighbourhood of DamascusBy Ellen Francis and Lisa Barrington BEIRUT (Reuters) - Medical supplies were running out in the besieged rebel-held sector of Aleppo, with victims pouring into barely functioning hospitals as an all-out Russian-backed assault entered its fourth day and Moscow ignored Western pleas to stop. The Syrian government offensive to recapture all of Aleppo, with Russian air support and Iranian support on the ground, has been accompanied by bombing that residents describe as unprecedented in its ferocity. Some 250,000 civilians remain trapped in the besieged, opposition-held sector of Syria's biggest city.


2016-09-26 12:23:32 -0400

Demonstrators yell "No to the plebiscite" to protest the government's peace agreement with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), to be signed later in the day in Cartagena, Colombia, Monday, Sept. 26, 2016. Colombians will be given the final say on endorsing or rejecting the accord in an Oct. 2 referendum. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos)CARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — The Latest on the signing of a historic peace deal in Colombia (all times local):


2016-09-26 12:22:06 -0400

David Wildstein arrives at Martin Luther King Jr. Federal Courthouse for a hearing, Friday, Sept. 23, 2016, in Newark, N.J. Wildstein, pleaded guilty last year to orchestrating traffic jams in 2013 to punish a Democratic mayor who didn't endorse Gov. Chris Christie. Three years after gridlock paralyzed a New Jersey town next to the George Washington Bridge for days, two former allies of Christie, Bill Baroni and Bridget Kelly, are being tried. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The government's key witness in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case testified Monday that he interpreted an email from one of the defendants that it was "time for some traffic problems" as an order to put a political revenge plot into action and that he immediately told Gov. Chris Christie's campaign manager.


2016-09-26 12:19:53 -0400