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Money Saving Winter Roofing Tips- Spot Out Faulty Gutters Yourself
Jun 24, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 466 466 recommendations | email to a friend
A good roof is perhaps one of the most important investments a homeowner can make. Any good investment requires good maintenance. One of the most crucial factors in upholding a roofing system is th...
How to Throw a Block Party in Queens
Jun 16, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
By George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . A Block Party is defined as a community sponsored, public event where there are no sales of goods or servi...
Camping Safety Guidelines
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
Schools are letting out and summer vacations begin. Many children will be heading off to summer camps as part of their vacation recreation and many families plan their own camping trips, some for f...
Is My Job Protected While I Pursue a Workers’ Compensation Claim?
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
Workers Compensation Attorneys Queens & New York If you have been injured on the job and need to seek compensation under New York’s workers’ compensation laws, you may have some concerns about whet...
Dominoes Pizza Sued for Wage and Hour Violations
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit against Domino’s Pizza for underpaying staff. According to Legal Reader , last year the Attorney General’s Office settled for $1...
How to Contest your Queens Property Taxes and(or) Building Classification
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 224 224 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . One issue that we see a lot here in Queens is a property tax assessment that doesn’t match the legal use o...
Restaurants Can Throw Dog Lovers a Bone
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 229 229 recommendations | email to a friend
NYC Employment Defense Attorney “I’m so pleased that the city Department of Health threw dog lovers a bone,” Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal (D-Manhattan) was quoted as saying by The New York Daily N...
The Workers’ Compensation Has Ruled Against You—What Are Your Options?
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 223 223 recommendations | email to a friend
by Pyrros & Serres LLP , Workers Compensation Attorneys Workers Compensation Attorneys in New York You were hurt on the job and filed a legitimate claim, but the New York State Workers’ Compensatio...
Playground Injuries on the Rise: How You Can Protect Your Child
May 17, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 257 257 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | May 11, 2016  Kids love to play outdoors and physical exercise is good for them. The fact that playground injuries are on the rise may be frightening to some parents. Even so, t...
The Zadroga Act—What is It and How Does It Affect Workers' Compensation?
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 248 248 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:Pyrros & Serres LLP In the aftermath of September 11, 2001, many people volunteered to help clean up after the devastation of the twin towers at the World Trade Center. Many of those volunte...

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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - June 9 - June 16
Entertainment events happening in Brooklyn and Queens
Jun 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Puppet theater hopes to be revitalized under new ownership
Anthony A. Labriola is hoping to save the theater after a series of issues
May 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - June 2 - June 9
Entertainment events happening in Brooklyn and Queens
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - May 26 - June 2
Entertainment events happening in Brooklyn and Queens.
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​St. Michael’s honors Scott Joplin
St. Michael’s Cemetery teams up with Vince Giordano’s Night Hawks and the community to honor the ragtime artist.
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Journey through the “Fantasy and the Divine” in Sunnyside
The Sunnyside Community Concert Series (SCCS) will be hosting their next musical performance, “Fantasy and the Divine," on Friday, May 27, featuring violist Nora Khron at All Saints Episcopal Churc...
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CQA hosts first Spring Gala
Honorees included Hudson Yang from "Fresh off the Boat"
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X Ambassadors, StubHub partner for valued $42,000 donation to BK school
The Frederick Douglass Academy VIII received instruments worth $42,000
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - May 19 - May 26
Entertainment events happening in Brooklyn and Queens
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The future is bright for Queens night market
During the second and third week of the market, crowds evened out and people were able to sample some of the world’s most bizarre and fascinating foods.
May 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Film Review - Captain America: Civil War
The film had the the country's fifth-best debut ever.
May 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - May 12 - May 19
Entertainment events occurring in Brooklyn and Queens.
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Sunnyside plazas get visit from The Uni Project's portable reading room
Sunnyside Shines and The Uni Project team up for some reading time as part of the “Spring into the Plazas” series
May 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - May 5 - May 12
Entertainment events happening in Brooklyn and Queens.
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World BBoy Battle comes to Forest Hills
BBoy competition features talent around the city
Apr 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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national news
British interior minister Theresa May launched her bid to replace Prime Minister David Cameron and lead the Conservative Party on Thursday with a promise to honor last week's decision by voters to take the country out of the European Union. "Brexit means Brexit," May, who campaigned for the "Remain" campaign ahead of the referendum, said in a speech. "The campaign was fought, the vote was held, turnout was high and the public gave their verdict.
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According to local media in the Afghan capital the explosions in western Kabul targeted a convoy of buses carrying police and have claimed many casualtiesAt least 27 policemen were killed Thursday and 40 wounded after twin blasts struck two buses transporting police cadets in a western neighbourhood of Kabul, the interior ministry said. The attack was quickly confirmed by the Taliban's spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid, who claimed "many were killed and wounded". The Taliban have been waging an insurgency against the government since being ousted from power by a US-led coalition in 2001.


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A seamstress sews an EU flag in a workshop in Belgrade, Serbia, Wednesday, June 29, 2016. Serbia, Montenegro, Macedonia, Bosnia, Kosovo and Albania, all at different stages in joining the EU, have declared that the British exit in a referendum last week will not diminish their membership efforts. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — When Britain voted to leave the European Union, pro-Russians in Serbia were quick to proclaim the bloc's death: they lit candles and laid flowers in front of the EU headquarters in Belgrade and declared the country's efforts to join the 28-nation club null and void.


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