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Do Your Work Policies Discriminate Between Men and Women?
May 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 192 192 recommendations | email to a friend
One Set of Rules for Men and a Different Set of Rules for Women Having company policies that discriminate between men and women can be lethal for an employer in today’s work environment. If you hav...
Social Media: Should You Use Social Media in an Internal Investigation?
May 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 214 214 recommendations | email to a friend
Investigating Employees Through Their Social Media Accounts Social media can provide a lot of information about people’s lives. Why would an employer want to know what an employee is doing through ...
Adolph Caso, a voice for Italian Americans, decries the attacks on Columbus
May 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena I met Adolph Caso the first time at the International Book Show in New York City and he struck me as a person who loves books more than anything in the world. On...
Defensive Driving Can Prevent Accidents and Injuries and Also Save Lives
May 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
Do you know how to drive defensively? Everyone has heard about defensive driving, but what does it mean to drive defensively? It certainly behooves drivers to find out because knowing and following...
Real Personal Injury Law Cases in NY: $73k Payout
Apr 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 376 376 recommendations | email to a friend
A story told by car accident victim in the NY Area: When I was 11 years old, I was in a car with my father, having some bonding moments while driving to fill up gas in the New York area. We were ha...
Dr. Mary Rorro, The “Violin Doc,” An Exclusive Interview
Apr 29, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 637 637 recommendations | email to a friend
An interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena She was nicknamed “The Violin Doc” in a book by Lisa Wong entitled “Scales to Scalpels, Doctors Who Practice the Healing Arts of Music and Medicine;”  a talen...
How about positive news for a change
Apr 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 667 667 recommendations | email to a friend
Tired of the same news 24/7-Investigations, allegations, sexual harassment charges, what hat Melania is wearing, Trump always always denying everything. It really is sickening all over the news nig...
The Stormy Daniels Case Made Easy: Contract Law for Porn Stars
Apr 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 174 174 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro In Stormy Daniels v. Donald J. Trump, Michael Cohen, and the LLC that paid her the $130,000 in hush money, in   federal court in Los Angeles , she is asking the court to let her ou...
The Stop Sexual Harassment in NYC Act
Apr 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
A New Law to Further the Prevention of Sexual Harassment in NYC Workplaces The New York City Council recently passed legislation called the Stop Sexual Harassment in NYC Act. If Mayor Bill de Blasi...
SPRING SAFETY TIPS FOR MOTORISTS, PEDESTRIANS AND BICYCLISTS
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 286 286 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...

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DEP to work on open space at Maspeth lot
After a Newtown Creek advocacy group raised the issue of public access to a city-owned lot in Maspeth, the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has committed to improving the site. Accordin...
May 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maspeth residents speak in favor of one-way streets
Offer countering view to opponents of conversions
Apr 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Girls break down gender barriers, join Cub Scouts
For years, Grace Gaffney and her friends would attend Cub Scout meetings at Saint Charles on Staten Island because their brothers were members. They would sit on the sidelines and watch as their br...
Apr 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Stan's Hall of Fame Dinner a Success
Nearly 200 people filled St. Stanislaus School Hall on Saturday to celebrate the eight inductees into the St. Stan’s Hall of Fame. They were included Brother Donald Sukanek, John Sanchez, David Dar...
Apr 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol raises concerns of contaminated soil near school
Councilman Robert Holden is calling for an investigation into how contaminated soil was dumped at a site near a Middle Village school. At a Community Education Council (CEC) meeting last Tuesday, H...
Apr 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Robbery in Maspeth schoolyard
On April 17 at about 6:15 p.m., two boys ages 15 and 11 were riding their bikes in the P.S. 58 school yard when a man reportedly approached them asking questions about the younger child's bike. Two...
Apr 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Stanislaus To Induct Eight into Hall of Fame
On April 21, St. Stanislaus School will induct eight members of the Maspeth community into its Hall of Fame. “We celebrate the successes and accomplishments of some of our most outstanding alumni a...
Apr 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents oppose proposed one-way street conversions
Say change would invite speeding, danger to area
Apr 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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Activists want full-service animal shelter in borough
Animal Care Centers looks to open new center in Middle Village
Apr 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents speak in favor of O’Neills expansion
Longtime Maspeth staple to open second-floor catering
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (4/9/18-4/15/19)
Monday, Apr. 9 Kendrick E. Anastacio Rivera was arrested at 56-11 Catalpa Avenue for second-degree assault by Officer Lincifort. Andres G. Flores was arrested at 1590 Gates Avenue for petit larceny...
Apr 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens-based firm buys and upgrades new residential building in Elmhurst
Zara Realty is investing in Elmhurst, purchasing and improving a 163-unit residential building on 57th Avenue at Junction Boulevard, the company announced, a further expression of confidence in the...
Apr 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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Troop 6000 empowering girls in shelters
There are approximately 28,000 Girl Scouts in the city, and that includes the first Girl Scout troop for homeless children formed in a shelter in Queens one year ago. "There are 8,000 girls in the ...
Apr 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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IDC challengers forge ahead despite unity deal
Cuomo reunites breakaway group with mainline Democrats
Apr 11, 2018 | 2 2 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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Animal center eyes move to Middle Village
The Animal Care Centers (ACC) of NYC has one admission center in each borough, but the 700 square-foot drop-off center for stray and abandoned animals in Rego Park is too small, according to manage...
Apr 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 120 120 recommendations | email to a friend
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