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SPRING SAFETY TIPS FOR MOTORISTS, PEDESTRIANS AND BICYCLISTS
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 131 131 recommendations | email to a friend
As the weather warms up, people take to the road and want to spend more time outdoors. In particular, an increasing number of bicyclists and pedestrians join the thoroughfares, and motorists need t...
Employee Salary Histories
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
Can Employers Ask Employees About their Salary History? On May 4, 2017, the New York City Council passed a bill that limited what an employer can ask job candidates about their salary history, comp...
What Employers Should Know About the New York Women’s Equality Act
Apr 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 270 270 recommendations | email to a friend
Clarifications for Employers for Women in the Workplace In June of 2014, the Governor Andrew Cuomo of New York signed amendments to the New York State Human Rights Law, which bolstered civil rights...
Wish You Had a Case Against Harvey Weinstein? Maybe Not
Apr 05, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 381 381 recommendations | email to a friend
The parent company of Weinstein Co.filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Delaware on March 20, 2018. Before that, Eric Schneiderman, the New York Attorney General, had filed a lawsuit again...
How Does the New York Compassionate Care Act Affect Employers?
Apr 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 371 371 recommendations | email to a friend
The New York Compassionate Care Act (NYCCA) protects patients who are certified to use medical marijuana from being subject to criminal or civil marijuana charges. We live in an age where some stat...
MORE ABOUT EMPLOYEE WAGE DEDUCTIONS
Mar 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 425 425 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans As an employer, have you ever wondered if a wage deduction you made was legal? New York Labor Law establishes what is legal and what is not for wage deductions. If you have que...
RESTAURANT INDUSTRY: FAQS ABOUT TIPS
Mar 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 411 411 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans Owners in the restaurant industry often have questions about tips. As a restaurant owner, it’s important to know your rights and responsibilities regarding tips so you can avoi...
A Renaissance Woman In New York City. Interview With LindaAnn LoSchiavo
Mar 18, 2018 | 2 2 comments | 645 645 recommendations | email to a friend
  An interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena She is the optimal example of a  Renaissance woman  and a  New Yorker  combined: humble but determined, soft spoken but direct, with a genial attitude not u...
Can Your Family Have Access to Your E-Mail after Your Death?
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 937 937 recommendations | email to a friend
In today's electronic world, the idea of property has changed dramatically. In the past, when you were putting together an estate plan, the only intangible property that might be a part of it was c...
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Settles $1.3 Million for Construction Worker Injury Prior to Trial
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 893 893 recommendations | email to a friend
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP successfully negotiated a $1.3 million settlement for a 41 year-old Asian male construction worker, who was injured while performing asbestos removal work at an upsta...

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CB5 approves self-storage special permit
Discuss NYPD warehouse in Maspeth
Jun 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maspeth Kiwanis honors annual scholarship winners
High school students awarded $1,500 each
Jun 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (6/12/17-6/18/17)
Monday, June 12 Esthel Lugo was arrested at 1676 Gates Avenue for third-degree assault by Officer Llanos. Patrick Pellegrino was arrested at 60-70 Gates Avenue for criminal contempt by Officer Jack...
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Parks unveils design for Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Monument to break ground next year
Jun 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
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MVP students, parents rally at Brooklyn Diocese offices
Demand lawsuit against Christ the King be dropped
Jun 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Concert marks Maspeth's 375th anniversary
Maspeth Federal Savings Bank kicked off its concert series last Friday with a performance by the Queens Symphony Orchestra in celebration of Maspeth’s 375th birthday. The ensemble played classic tu...
Jun 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (5/29/17-6/11/17)
Monday, May 29 Melvin Clinton was arrested at 60th Lane and 60th Road for unlicensed operator by Officer Maksimiuk. Michael Vicni was arrested at 63-17 53rd Drive for third-degree assault by Office...
Jun 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
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June is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month
Everyone who has a brain is at risk to develop Alzheimer’s, the sixth-leading cause of death in the United States and the only cause of death among the top 10 in America that cannot be prevented, c...
Jun 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Symphony Orchestra Headlines Friday Concert in Maspeth
The Queens Symphony Orchestra will perform Friday, June 9th at 7:30pm at Maspeth Federal Savings Bank parking lot on 69th Street and Grand Avenue. The free concert will celebrate 375 years of Maspe...
Jun 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Late civic activist honored with street co-naming
Dorothy Neary spent eight decades looking after her Woodside community. Last Saturday, the neighborhood honored the civic activist’s life with a street renaming ceremony. Neary passed away in Novem...
Jun 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 130 130 recommendations | email to a friend
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Students, pol rally to restore after-school funding cuts
Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley joined Ridgewood students and leaders from the Greater Ridgewood Youth Council last Friday to demand the city restore funding cuts to elementary after-school programs...
Jun 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
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Show the culmination of senior art class
Display work in exhibit at Maspeth Town Hall
Jun 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Penelope infrastructure project to finish by next June
More than a dozen Middle Village residents attended last Wednesday’s informational meeting about the Penelope Avenue combined sewer and water main project. At the meeting, representatives from the ...
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Students plant flowers ahead of parade
Dozens of pre-kindergarten students from Maspeth Town Hall helped plant flowers at Maspeth Memorial Park last Wednesday morning ahead of the weekend’s Memorial Day parade. They were accompanied by ...
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Memorial Day Parade honors 75th anniversary of USO
Hundreds of Maspeth residents attended the annual Maspeth Memorial Day Parade on Sunday afternoon. This year, the parade honored the 75th anniversary of the United Service Organizations. The parade...
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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