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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 | 106 106 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 | 50 50 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 | 37 37 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
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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 ...
Can You Be Denied Workers’ Compensation because Your Employer Pays You Off the Books?
Jan 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 160 160 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 | 149 149 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 | 148 148 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...
How Do Workers Feel About Overtime Pay?
Jan 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 137 137 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans The federal overtime rule has been put on hold, and employers are waiting to see whether the DOL will effectively appeal the injunction imposed by the U.S. District Court in...
Varför Utnyttja Raspberry Ketoner kosttillskott viktminskning?
Jan 06, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 160 160 recommendations | email to a friend
Data summeras av den amerikanska viktkontroll Info Network bestämma större än två tredjedelar av vuxna i USA som feta (68,8 procent). Det här laget, är över 35 procent tänkt på feta. Många människo...
Sammeln und halten auch Heidelbeeren und auch Einfrieren Heidelbeeren
Jan 06, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 147 147 recommendations | email to a friend
Blaubeeren sind eine gesunde und leckere Belohnung, die Sie sofort nach der Auswahl oder Verwendung in Pfannkuchen, Muffins oder Marmeladen essen können. Es ist immer viel mehr erfreulich, wenn Sie...

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March highlights Ridgewood's housing problems
A coalition of tenants marched through Ridgewood on Saturday to highlight some of the problems residents face due to rising rents. According to real estate listing service Trulia, median home sales...
Nov 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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It's Queens honors the borough's 'movers & shakers'
It’s Queens honored the borough’s movers & shakers in Little Neck on Thursday night for their work and commitment to advancing the borough’s economic, civic and cultural life. It’s Queens The Magaz...
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Maspeth stairway renamed ‘Easter Rising Way’
Speakers note contributions of New York to Irish independence
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Homeless committee seeks to find long-term solutions
Defines different goals than shelter protesters
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (11/7/16-11/13/16)
Monday, Nov. 7 Nelsen Lozada was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for aggravated contempt by Detective Scrimenti. Richard Rasario was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for criminal mischief by Detec...
Nov 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Head of vets group proposes vet committee for CB5
As Veterans Day approached, one Queens vet wants to assist those returning home from conflict. Michael O’Kane, president of Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 32, proposed creating a Veterans Affa...
Nov 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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Barnwell tops Nunziato in 30th AD
Democratic candidate Brian Barnwell bested Republican Tony Nunziato in the race to represent Woodside, Maspeth and parts of Middle Village and Astoria in the state Assembly, earning 60 percent in a...
Nov 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Chamber honors business, nonprofit leaders
Astoria Bank CEO inducted to Hall of Fame
Nov 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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City unveils signs marking Ridgewood's newest historic district
Push to landmark more of neighborhood's buildings
Nov 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maspeth homeowner takes issue with large bioswale
Pol wants residents to have choice to opt out of program
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Community Board 5 to meet on Nov. 9
Community Board 5 will hold its monthly meeting on Wednesday, November 9, at 7:30 p.m. at Christ the King High School at 68-02 Metropolitan Avenue in Middle Village. The agenda includes a public he...
Nov 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Gasts' of Honor
Martin Luther head & wife honored for years of service
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We endorse Addabbo for State Senate
ELECTIONS 2016
Nov 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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“Art of Thriving” conference connects local nonprofits
Topics included risk, millennials & building a nonprofit
Nov 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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“Art of Thriving” conference connects local nonprofits
Dozens of nonprofits from around the city gathered at the Museum of the Moving Image last Thursday for the third annual “Art of Thriving” Conference.
Nov 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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US President Donald Trump shows one of the executive orders he signed in the Oval Office at the White House on January 24, 2017US President Donald Trump on Tuesday revived two blocked oil pipeline projects as he signaled his determination to unpick existing environmental legislation. Trump gave an amber light to the Keystone XL pipeline -- which would carry deposits from Canadian tar sands to US refineries on the Gulf Coast -- and an equally controversial pipeline crossing in North Dakota. Both had been put on hold by president Barack Obama's administration on environmental grounds.


2017-01-24 12:36:15 -0500

A picture released by Italy's CNSAS rescue agency shows teams working at the avalanche-hit Hotel RigopianoThe toll from an avalanche that swamped an Italian mountain hotel rose to 16 dead and 13 missing Tuesday as a nearby helicopter crash claimed the lives of six people and dealt another blow to a region reeling from earthquakes and the heaviest snowfall in decades. The emergency response helicopter came down in thick fog near Campo Felice, a popular ski resort 120 kilometres (75 miles) east of Rome, during the evacuation of an injured skier. Campo Felice, located at 710 metres (2,330 feet) altitude but with pistes up to just over 2,000 metres, is close to the epicentres of earthquakes that struck the region last Wednesday and were followed by the killer avalanche.


2017-01-24 12:34:37 -0500

Trump budget pick says benefit programs must be changedSocial Security, Medicare and Medicaid need significant changes to be preserved for future generations, President Donald Trump's pick to head the White House budget office told Congress Tuesday. Rep. Mick ...


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