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Events

There is always an event happening in the Big Apple, New York City's nickname popularized in the 1920s by sports writer John J. Fitz Gerald. There's the Three King's Day parade in January, the Lunar New Year Parade and Festival in February, the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in March, the Mets and Yankees Season Openers in April, the Ninth Avenue International Food Festival in May, the Big Apple Barbecue Block Party in June, the Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks in July, the Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival in August, the New York Fashion Week (Spring/Summer) in September, the Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival in October, the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in November, and the Times Square New Year’s Eve in December to name a few.


Law Office of David S. Leigh

When it comes to dog bite injury claims in New York City, you can count on the Law Office of David S. Leigh, P.C. They understand that being the victim of a dog bite incident could be a life-changing event. Aside from the traumatic process of seeking medical assistance, there is also the stress of dealing with emotional trauma. This personal injury attorney in New York provides assistance with medical records and documentation as well as gives advice on health care costs and therapy. He communicates with the police investigators and the dog owners. When you hire them to file a personal injury claim in New York City, you can be sure that you get the maximum amount of financial recovery that you deserve.


Funeral Held For NY State Senator Jose Peralta

 

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The funeral for Jose Peralta, the first Dominican-American member of the New York state senate, was held Tuesday morning. Read more here
Jose Peralta was the first Dominican-American member of the New York state senate who passed away at a young age of 47 on the eve of Thanksgiving. There was no release of the official cause of his death although his widow said that he’d been feeling ill for some time. Peralta had represented Queens’ District 13 since 2010 but was beaten out by Jessica Ramos in the Democratic primary back in September. His funeral was held on Tuesday morning, November 27, 2018, at St. Joan of Arc Roman Catholic Church in Jackson Heights. He is survived by his wife, Evelyn, and two sons.

 


Brooklyn Bridge in New York, NY

The Brooklyn Bridge in New York City was designed by John Augustus Roebling, a great pioneer in the design of steel suspension bridges. Its construction began in 1869 and was opened for public use in 1883, connecting the two New York City boroughs Manhattan and Brooklyn. It spans across the East River at a length of 5989 feet or about 1.8 km. The bridge is now more than 125 years old and is one of the greatest tourist attractions in the area. It provides a spectacular view of the New York City skyline and carries roughly 150,000 vehicles and pedestrians every day.




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Driving Direction
7 min (1.9 miles)
via Brooklyn Bridge and Broadway
Fastest route, the usual traffic
Brooklyn Bridge
New York, NY 10038, USA

Head northwest on Brooklyn Bridge
1.0 mi

Use the 2nd from the left lane to take the Park Row S exit
0.2 mi

Continue onto Park Row
0.2 mi

Turn left onto Broadway
Pass by Bank of America Financial Center (on the left in 0.2 mi)
Destination will be on the right
0.6 mi

Law Office of David S. Leigh
11 Broadway Suite 615,
New York, NY 10004