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What to Do When You Have Been Hurt at Work
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Under the laws of New York, if you have been hurt on the job, you have a right to seek benefits under the state’s workers’ compensation system. The program is what has been commonly referred to as ...
Minor Repairs and Improvements that Make all the Difference in Queens
Feb 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty .   Whenever we meet with Homeowners who are thinking of selling, we usually give them some homework befo...
Queens Real Estate Market: 2015 Year in Review
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty   Queens Real Estate Market 2015 Year in Review Welcome to our first edition of the “Queens Real Estate M...
Can You Ask Employees to Undergo Medical Screening and Ask About Medical History?
Jan 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Employment Defense Attorney talks about Non Discrimination Act Knowing what you can ask and must not ask employees or job applicants is vital for businesses. With all the information avail...
Should you Sell a Property with or without Tenants?
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 111 111 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home team at Keller Williams Realty So you own a rental or investment property in Queens and you’ve determined that now is the right time to ...
What Does the 2016 Minimum Wage Hike Mean for You as an Employer?
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 171 171 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans A minimum wage increase of $8.75 to $9.00 went into effect in New York on December 31, 2015. For employers, it obviously means you must pay higher wages to all employees who...
Business Law: Corporations VS. Partnerships VS. Sole Proprietorship
Jan 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 223 223 recommendations | email to a friend
There are various types of business organizations: corporations, general partnerships and sole proprietorships. These business organizations have their own legal requirements so they can also be co...
Press Agents—Foot Soldiers in Celebrity Divorce Wars
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 238 238 recommendations | email to a friend
by Chris Palermo | Dec 31, 2015 | Chris Palermo Blog , divorce , PTB Blog How Celebrities Win and Lose at Divorce For regular folks, divorce is mostly won or lost in the courtroom, or in legal proc...
Long Island Man Driving Lamborghini Dies in Single Car Run-Off-Road Crash
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 242 242 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | Dec 29, 2015 | Car Accident Attorney's , PTB Blog Port Jefferson, Long Island Car Crash CBS New York reported that Glen Nelson, age 48, who lived in Belle Terre died in a crash ...
Marco Malvaldi’s “Game For Five”
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 355 355 recommendations | email to a friend
Review by Tiziano Thomas Dossena To read a book that was originally written in Italian and that uses idiomatic expressions with validity and proper impact in the English translation is a special tr...

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Local vet 'playing around' with history
Dr. Paul Fish has been tending to the pets of Woodhaven and surrounding communities at his Animal Clinic at 76-23 Jamaica Avenue for 33 years. If you have any pets, it is likely that you know Dr. F...
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Borough Board approves budget priorities, TWA hotel
The Queens Borough Board voted unanimously to approve the budget priorities for fiscal Year 2017 Monday night at Borough Hall. The city’s preliminary budget totals $82.1 billion. It increases fundi...
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Far Rockaway to get $91 million investment
At last year's State of the City address, Mayor Bill de Blasio made a promise to the Far Rockaway community still reeling from the destruction caused by Hurricane Sandy. This year, that promise was...
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Despite snow, business as usual in Woodhaven
February is turning out to be a tough one. We have experienced heavy snow and ice and the sleet is threatening. After the snowstorm and the problem with snow removal in Woodhaven, let's hope that i...
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Visit Woodhaven 1974 through movie magic
It was a quiet little film, the kind they seem to rarely make these days. It was called “Queen of the Stardust Ballroom” and it was really big news in Woodhaven at the time. Residents still talk ab...
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents rally against homeless shelter placements in SE Queens
Southeast Queens elected officials, community leaders and residents stood at the steps of City Hall last Wednesday to protest the addition of more homeless shelters in their neighborhoods. Communit...
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols renew push for new police precinct
Want to split the 105th into two, create 116th
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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South Ozone Park schools gets new dance studio
Students in South Ozone Park will have a new place to learn the art of dance thanks to a funding grant from Councilman Ruben Wills. The new dance studio at MS 226 was opened last week with dance st...
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rumors about St. Luke's unfortunately true
The best snow remover - sunny warm weather - is starting to put a dent in the 24 inches of unplowed snow in Woodhaven. The forecast for this week is for a warm rain, so that should melt away more o...
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodhaven mother, daughter start foundation
When her daughter Carly Rose was seven years old, Lisa Cangialosi-Horner received the worst news any mother can possibly hear. She learned that her daughter had developed acute lymphoblastic leukem...
Jan 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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TWA terminal revitalization supported by community boards
Now onto BP office
Jan 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police looking for a pair of south Queens burglars
Reportedly shot woman in South Ozone Park parking lot
Jan 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekend blizzard produces record snowfall
Queens residents, pols upset about unplowed streets
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Freddie the cow rescued by Skylands Animal Sanctuary and Rescue
Freddie, the brave cow that escaped from a Jamaica live market this Thursday, was rescued by Skylands Animal Sanctuary and Rescue.
Jan 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Katz touts accomplishments in 2016 State of the Borough address
What’s happening in Queens will set a template for the future of the country. That’s the message Borough President Melinda Katz shared in Thursday’s State of the Borough address at Queens College. ...
Jan 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dortmund players celebrate after they score the opening goal during the German Cup quarter final football match at VfB Stuttgart on February 9, 2016Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang claimed his 30th goal of the season on Tuesday to help fire Borussia Dortmund into the German Cup semi-finals with a 3-1 victory at VfB Stuttgart. Gabon striker Aubameyang and Germany winger Marco Reus, who have provided 45 of Dortmund's goals in all competitions this season, netted before Henrik Mkhitaryan claimed their late third. Aubameyang has now scored in each of Dortmund's last seven German Cup games, dating back to the start of last season, having also netted in Dortmund's 3-1 Cup final defeat to Wolfsburg last May.


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The United States was the leading country for shark attacks by far in 2015 with 59, followed by Australia (18) and South Africa (8)A record of 98 shark attacks took place worldwide last year, the highest number ever recorded, a US university said Tuesday, citing warmer waters and more beachgoers as possible explanations. The United States was the leading country for shark attacks by far with 59, followed by Australia (18) and South Africa (8). Of the US attacks, 30 occurred in the southeastern state of Florida, while Hawaii saw the only shark-related death.


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BALTIMORE (AP) — Prompted by a podcast that turned millions of listeners into armchair detectives, a judge will now decide whether to grant a new trial to a man convicted as a teenager of murdering his high school girlfriend.
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