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Jan.22,2017 Buy a Home or wait? Real Estate
Jan 22, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
January 22, 2017 Since I started in 1979, till today, I say buy a home now. In 1980 you could have bought a 1 family for $65k in Middle Village, and a two family for $85k. But look what the  mortga...
What if My Boss Was a Strong Trump Supporter, but I voted for Hillary (or the Other Way Around)?
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro What Rights Do I Have if This Causes Me a Problem at Work ? Employees of Private Businesses: What about the First Amendment? Can’t I say whatever I want? Yes, you can say anything ...
Workers Compensation in Queens New York | Part One
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Workers Comp. by   Pyrros & Serres LLP You’ve been hurt on the job and can’t work. You’ve heard about “workers’ compensation,” but you really don’t know what it is or how it works. You’ll...
The Right to Discovery in Probate Litigation
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bonnie Lawston When someone dies with a will in New York State, that person’s estate must generally be “settled” through filings and proceedings overseen by the probate court. Referred to as p...
Employers, Protect Yourselves | 2017 Harassment Claims
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has spent considerable researching and analyzing harassment claims related to federal anti-discrimination laws. Such laws ...
The Real Deal-Real Estate news Part 2
Jan 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Goodmorning. Here is Part 2 -informative reading for Homeowners. When a salesperson comes to your home because you are thinking of selling, does the salesperson explain all the expenses you will in...
JIM TURANO DRAWING BY ARTIST MANDY KELSO
Jan 16, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Can You Be Denied Workers’ Compensation because Your Employer Pays You Off the Books?
Jan 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
by Pyrros & Serres LLP Queens Workers’ Compensation Attorneys You have been working a job, but getting paid under the table, so to speak. You get injured on that job—now you can’t work at all! If y...
Videotaping the Execution of a Will
Jan 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 126 126 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Bonnie Lawston It's not uncommon, in New York and other jurisdictions, for dispossessed or unhappy heirs to allege that a will was executed under duress or undue influence. What if you vide...
Very Important News for you, If you work more than 40 hours per week for the same weekly salary
Jan 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 126 126 recommendations | email to a friend
I work way more than 40 hours a week for the same weekly salary. My boss says that he doesn’t have to pay me anything for my overtime hours. Is this true? It depends. Under the old rule, Anyone who...

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Friends mourn murder of Ridgewood poet
Carolyn Bush became the 104th Precinct's first homicide victim of 2016 last week. Police responded to the residence they share on Stanhope Street near Onderdonk Avenue at around 11:26 p.m. on Septe...
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (9/26/16-10/2/16)
Monday, Sept. 26 CP Salcedo was arrested at Cooper Avenue and 88th Street for aggravated unlicensed operator by Officer Zbikowski. Joseph Dancu was arrested at 71-32 65th Street for assault by Offi...
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Company links local food startups with NYC hotels
Redwood Deli owner Dan Unter and his business partner Marissa Spano are behind the new distribution company 5 Boro Goods. 5 Boro Goods is an aggregator of artisanal New York City-based goods such a...
Sep 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kew Gardens merchants demand landlord be removed
Kew Gardens merchants demand landlord be removed
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Community garden has new home at Grover Cleveland
Group starts GoFundMe page for gardening supplies
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (9/19/16-9/25/16)
Monday, Sept. 19 Evangelist Rodriguez was arrested at 62nd Street and Metropolitan Avenue for driving while intoxicated by Officer Prizeman. Tuesday, Sept. 20 Michael Albertsen was arrested at 64-0...
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Port Authority updates Borough Board on LGA progress
Discusses solutions to mitigate area traffic issues
Sep 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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MTA prepares commuters for L, M train shutdowns
For many Ridgewood and Bushwick residents, the daily commute is already difficult. It likely requires more than one train, even a bus or two depending on where you live. But thanks to dire infrastr...
Sep 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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CB5 votes against Maspeth homeless shelter plan
Community Board 5 overwhelmingly opposed the city’s plan to convert a Holiday Inn Express on 59-40 55th Road in Maspeth into a homeless shelter for adults at its monthly meeting on Wednesday. In a ...
Sep 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (9/5/16-9/11/16)
Monday, Sept. 5 Powel Grajewski was arrested at 60-53 60th Drive for third-degree assault by Officer Arlotta. Diamond Mendez was arrested at 59-02 Myrtle Avenue for third-degree assault by Office M...
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Glendale pays tribute to fallen heroes of September 11
The communities of Glendale, Middle Village, Ridgewood and Woodhaven made a promise 14 years ago to never forget the 42 loved ones and neighbors who died 15 years ago on September 11. On Saturday a...
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Ceremony honors 2016 Olympians with Queens roots
Olympians with roots in Queens were saluted with thunderous cheers at a Monday afternoon ceremony at Borough Hall. Borough President Melinda Katz praised the athletes for representing the borough a...
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Shorter Fresh Pond festival returns to Ridgewood this weekend
A truncated Fresh Pond Road Festival is returning to Ridgewood for just two days this weekend. The festival’s organizer Lucy Dolce from Federazione Italo-Americana di Brooklyn and Queens, was caref...
Sep 06, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chick-fil-A opens its first location in Queens
Offers 52 free meals to first 100 customers
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Fires break out in Glendale, Middle Village hour apart
Residential blazes in Glendale and Middle Village on August 25 sent five firefighters to the hospital. According to a spokesperson from the FDNY, the two-alarm fire first broke out at around 7:46 p...
Aug 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Latest: Russian bombers attack IS positions in SyriaThe latest on Syria talks that are being held in Kazakhstan and developments on the ground in the war-torn country (all times local): 2:30 p.m. Russia's Defense Ministry says six Russian long-ranger bombers ...


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British Prime Minister Theresa May was told on taking office last year that a nuclear submarine and its crew had been successfully certified in tests, her spokeswoman said on Monday. The Sunday Times reported a test firing of an unarmed British nuclear Trident missile from a submarine malfunctioned last June, shortly before May asked parliament to spend 40 billion pounds on new Trident submarines. "On taking office, the current prime minister was briefed on a range of nuclear issues, including this," the spokeswoman told reporters referring to the outcome of the certification tests.
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Italian Mountain Rescue Corps "Corpo Nazionale Soccorso Alpino e Speleologico" shows Soccorso Alpino volunteers and rescuers at work in the area of the avalanche-struck Hotel Rigopiano, near in Farindola, central Italy, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017. (Corpo Nazionale Soccorso Alpino e Speleologico/ANSA via AP)FARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — Questions intensified Monday into whether Italian authorities underestimated the risks facing a snowbound mountain hotel hours before an avalanche hit, as rescue crews weighed using heavy equipment to try to reach 23 people in the hotel who are still buried under the snow.


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