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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEP 2016
Sep 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The housing market spiked in August as demand remains at high levels in many neighborhoods, particularly in the 1-3 Family and Condo categories. Affordability does appear to be impacting prospectiv...
8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 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 | 128 128 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 | 158 158 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 | 191 191 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 | 185 185 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 | 259 259 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 | 282 282 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 | 276 276 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 | 250 250 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 . ...

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Stephen F. Lewandowski
Stephen F. Lewandowski passed away September 25th, 2016 at the age of 68 years. Beloved Brother of Marcia Colletta and Victor Lewandowski. Also survived by many nieces and nephews and great-nieces ...
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Albert J. Lesandro
Albert J. Lesandro of Middle Village passed away on September 20, 2016 at the age of 89. A native of East Harlem, NY. He was the beloved Husband of Adele Lesandro. Loving Son of Carmela and Rosario...
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Rose Marrone
Rose Marrone passed away on Sunday, September 25, 2016 at the age of 91. Beloved Wife of Stephen. Loving Mother of Beatrice Bullock and Julia Rennison, and Mother-in-Law of Robert and William Jr. C...
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Rose Ann Alleva
Rose Ann Alleva passed away on September 23, 2016 at the age of 72. Beloved Wife of Nicholas Alleva. Loving Mother of James Alleva, Phillip Alleva and the late Nicholas Alleva Jr. and Mother-in-Law...
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Vassilios “Bill” Pefanis
Vassilios “Bill” Pefanis passed away on September 6th 2016 at the age of 78 years. Beloved Husband of Eleni. Loving Father of Betty Mansour, Athena Faranda, and Gronimo Pefanis. Dear Brother of Dia...
Sep 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Edward F. Kruk
Edward F. Kruk passed away on September 13th, 2016 at the age of 96 years. Beloved Husband of the late Stella. Devoted Father of Edward J. and Wife Rita, Bob and Dan and Wife JoAnne. Loving Grandfa...
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Carmen Viruet
Carmen Viruet passed away on Sunday, September 04, 2016 at the age of 101. Beloved Mother of the late Edith Morales. Cherished Grandmother of Anthony Perez and Edward Morales and Great-Grandmother ...
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Irene Macaluso
Irene Macaluso of Douglaston, NY passed away on September 8, 2016. She was the beloved Wife of Thomas. Devoted Mother of Toma, Cody, Indhia & Melanie. Loving Daughter of Rose Schwarteberg. Dear Sis...
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Ann J. Sexton
Ann J. Sexton passed away on Tuesday, September 06, 2016 at the age of 78. Beloved Wife of Michael P. Sexton. Loving Mother of Michael T. Sexton, Kevin Sexton, Brian Sexton and Laureen Feller. Cher...
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Raymond M. Gajda
Raymond M. Gajda passed away on Thursday, September 08, 2016 at the age of 57. Beloved Son of Dottie and the late Frank Gajda. Loving Brother of Robert (Patrice), Richard, Ronald, Randal, Russell a...
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Vincent DeVita
Vincent DeVita passed away on Wednesday, September 07, 2016 at the age of 81. Beloved Husband of the late Sarah DeVita. Loving Brother of Michael Casella, Josephine Rinaldi and the late Felicia Cuo...
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Voula Stephanis
Voula Stephanis passed away on Wednesday, September 07, 2016 at the age of 92. Beloved Wife of the late James Stephanis. Loving Mother of Bess Moran, George J. Stephanis, Diane Stephanis and the la...
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Rosario R. Matteo
Rosario R. Matteo passed away on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at the age of 89. Beloved Husband of the late Evelyn Matteo. Loving Father of Daniel Matteo and the late Lorraine Matteo. Mr. Matteo wa...
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James Hosey
James Hosey passed away on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at the age of 76. Originally from County Laois, Ireland. Beloved Husband of Josephine Hosey. Loving Father of Patrick Hosey, Michael Hosey an...
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Elinor W. Trent
Elinor W. Trent passed away on Monday, August 22, 2016 at the age of 94. Beloved Mother of Terry Lee Getchell. Loving Grandmother of Ferris and Jose. Cherished Great-Grandmother of Joey and Angelin...
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Pamela Benge, center, spoke of her son, Alfred Olango, at a press conference on Thursday Sept. 29, 2016, in San Diego, Calif., to address the killing of Olango, a Ugandan refugee shot by an El Cajon police officer on Tuesday. In an emotional appearance before reporters, Benge said her son Alfred was joyful and loving and was not mentally ill. (AP Photo/Don Boomer)EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a police shooting of an unarmed black man in a San Diego suburb (all times local):


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Onlookers view a New Jersey Transit train that derailed and crashed through the station in HobokenInvestigators spoke with what they called "cooperative" crew members and sent a black box recorder to the manufacturer for downloading on Friday in the search for clues as to why a New Jersey commuter train failed to stop on Thursday and smashed into the terminal. The morning rush hour crash killed a 34-year-old woman on the platform and injured more than 100 people in Hoboken, just across the Hudson River from New York City, toppling support columns in the early 20th century building. U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigators said they retrieved one event recorder from the locomotive in the rear of the train on Thursday night but were unable to download its information, so they sent it to the manufacturer under board supervision on Friday to capture the data.


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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump signs a hat after a rally, Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, in Novi, Mich. (AP Photo/John Locher)GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Plunging deeper into campaign controversy, Donald Trump publicly shamed a former beauty queen on Friday for her "disgusting" sexual past and then — in one of presidential history's more bizarre moments — encouraged Americans to watch a "sex tape" he said would support his case.


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