blog roll
our featured bloggers
8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 96 96 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 | 116 116 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 | 144 144 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 | 176 176 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 | 171 171 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 | 243 243 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 | 269 269 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 | 262 262 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 | 239 239 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 | 246 246 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
Weiner should consider resigning
In Our Opinion
Jun 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Make State Seats More Competitive
Strictly Stasi
Jun 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Genting is on the right track
Op-Ed
Jun 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
The Never Boring Elections That Take Place Upstate
Strictly Stasi
May 31, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Don't Balance Budget on Backs of Libraries
Op-Ed
May 31, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
More English signage good for immigrant enclaves
In Our Opinion
May 31, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
McClancy's transition to co-ed is a smart move
In Our Opinion
May 24, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Obama and No Child Left Behind
Strictly Stasi
May 24, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Has the mayor's influence dried up?
Op-Ed
May 24, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Street co-naming system needs an overhaul
In Our Opinion
May 17, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
A Sit Down With Two Iranian Clerics
With all of the change happening in the Middle East, we wonder who will be in charge of the government in Egypt, Libya, and Yemen. Are these student-protester uprisings going make it easier for the...
May 17, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Nissan, the Cathie Black of taxis
In Our Opinion
May 10, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
The Tranquilizing Drug of Gradualism in Los Angeles
Strictly Stasi
May 10, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Maspeth doesn't deserve Greenpoint bus depot
Op-Ed
May 10, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
A defining moment in our nation's history
In Our Opinion
May 03, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
national news

In a photo provided by William Sun, people examine the wreckage of a New Jersey Transit commuter train that crashed into the train station during the morning rush hour in Hoboken,, N.J., Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016. The crash caused an unknown number of injuries and witnesses reported seeing one woman trapped under concrete and many people bleeding. (William Sun via AP)HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — A rush-hour commuter train crashed through a barrier at the busy Hoboken station and lurched across the waiting area Thursday morning, killing one person and injuring more than 100 others in a grisly wreck that renewed questions about whether long-delayed automated safety technology could have prevented tragedy.


2016-09-29 16:58:18 -0400

A woman is wheeled away from the Hoboken Terminal train station on a stretcher Thursday Sept. 29, 2016, after a New Jersey Transit commuter train from New York barreled into the station during the morning rush hour, in Hoboken, N.J. (AP Photo/Karen Matthews)HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the commuter train that crashed into a station in New Jersey (all times local):


2016-09-29 16:53:43 -0400

Senator: Education Dept. mishandling Corinthian student debtSen. Elizabeth Warren accused the Education Department on Thursday of moving forward with debt collection against nearly 80,000 former students of Corinthian Colleges, despite federal and state findings ...


2016-09-29 16:52:03 -0400