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Using Our Schools to Curb School Shootings
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Cindy Silver-LeClaire Access to Counseling and Instilling Values are Key to Addressing Culture of Violence Once again, we are collectively stunned, watching reports of a number of high scho...
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Recovers $700,000 in a Settlement Prior to Trial
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP recovered $700,000 for a 43-year-old Asian male sign installer in a settlement prior to trial. The sign installer fell from a 16-foot extension ladder at a renovation...
Surrogate Court Gives Lifetime Promise Priority Over Will
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
Perhaps the most common way to transfer property upon death in the State of New York is through a valid will or trust.   What happens, though, if you’ve entered into a binding contract to transfer ...
Job Termination: What Should You Know?
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
Frequently Asked Questions About Job Termination Deciding to fire or layoff an employee is often a tough decision. Sometimes employees have adverse reactions and retaliate if they believe the termi...
Jamie Lynn Macchia, From Miss New York To The Campaign For #MoreThan4: A Young Woman On The Path Of Success.
Feb 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 174 174 recommendations | email to a friend
  Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Jamie Lynn Macchia is a 26-year-old Magna Cum Laude graduate of Wagner College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Arts Administration and Marketing. While in...
Court Limits Scope of Release Involving Estate and Trust Accounting
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 209 209 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bonnie Lawston   |   Feb 7, 2018   |   Estate Administration It’s pretty common procedure for a fiduciary to a trust to obtain a release, with the objective of waiving the fiduciary’s obligati...
HELPING RESTAURANT OWNERS NAVIGATE THE NEW YORK LABOR LAWS
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans   | Feb 7, 2018 |   Employment Defense Attorney FAQ for Restaurant Owners For restaurant owners, who are busy running their day-to-day business, New York Labor laws can seem li...
When Should You Hire a Personal Injury Law Firm to Handle Your Accident Case?
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
If you have been in an accident and suffered serious injury, there is a good likelihood that you have considerable expenses involved with your recovery — hospital bills, doctor bills, rehabilitatio...
SEXUAL HARASSMENT IN THE WORKPLACE: GUIDANCE FOR EMPLOYERS
Jan 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 427 427 recommendations | email to a friend
Anti-Harassment Policies and Complaint Procedures Your employment attorney can assist you with the wording for an anti-harassment policy, especially if you are currently dealing with harassment iss...
What Are Weather Related Accidents?
Jan 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 494 494 recommendations | email to a friend
Weather related accidents are something to be concerned about, and statistics back up this fact. According to the   U.S. Department of Transportation , weather related crashes are accidents that ta...

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Elected officials lead rally for women’s rights
For the past five years, Councilwoman Karen Koslowitz has hosted an annual Women’s History Month Celebration to honor local women involved in fields such as education, politics and business. This y...
Mar 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maspeth celebrates 375th birthday
Elected officials, community leaders and local residents gathered at Maspeth Federal Savings on Tuesday to celebrate the 375th birthday of Maspeth. Kenneth Rudzewick, former president and CEO of Ma...
Mar 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (3/20/17-3/26/17)
Monday, March 20 Terrence M. Taylor was arrested at Decatur Street and Wyckoff Avenue for aggravated unlicensed operator by officer Defreitas. Angelo Sanchez was arrested at 69-05 Myrtle Avenue for...
Mar 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 178 178 recommendations | email to a friend
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How Two Maspeth Residents Brought Life to a Much Needed Part of Maspeth
In a quest to beautify a part of Maspeth that needs some TLC, Lou Selamaj and Richard Adamiak opened The Maspeth Pizza House, a popular new brick oven pizza bar and grill.
Mar 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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QCH immigration services spike amidst concerns
With the current political climate, Queens Community House immigration specialist Carmen Gutierrez has been busy. Gutierrez, who has worked as a paralegal and immigration specialist for 23 years, i...
Mar 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 192 192 recommendations | email to a friend
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City to expedite sewer construction on Calamus Avenue
Residents living along Calamus Avenue will only have to suffer potholes, loud construction and bus detours for nine more months. Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley announced that the timeline for a sew...
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crowley kicks off participatory budgeting week
Offers unique opportunity for students this year
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 190 190 recommendations | email to a friend
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Helen Marshall remembered for spirit, stellar career
On Sunday, hundreds of friends, family and colleagues celebrated the life and legacy of former Queens borough president Helen Marshall at the Helen Marshall Cultural Center in Borough Hall. Marshal...
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 174 174 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (3/6/17-3/19/17)
Monday, March 6 Gjergj Beribashi was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for menacing by Detective Lodato. Maria V. Espada was arrested at 60-36 Myrtle Avenue for petit larceny by Office Malik. Hiddek...
Mar 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 186 186 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodside school to remove classroom trailers
Special ed students to relocate to LIC building
Mar 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 152 152 recommendations | email to a friend
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CB5 supports historic designation for reservoir
Community Board 5 voted unanimously to support adding the Ridgewood Reservoir to the National Register of Historic Places at its monthly board meeting last week. “It puts another layer of protectio...
Mar 13, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 190 190 recommendations | email to a friend
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Juniper Valley Park to undergo several renovations
Spray showers, athletic fields to be improved
Mar 09, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
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Transit experts share insight on city streetcar projects
BQX panel features rail leaders from around the country
Mar 08, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coalition proposes changes to city’s industrial development
In an effort to build the city’s industrial sector, the Industrial Jobs Coalition has proposed a set of policies that would change manufacturing areas to foster growth. According to the IJC, which ...
Mar 08, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
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Charter school group hosts diversity celebration
The NYC Coalition of Community Charter Schools hosted a daylong celebration of diversity at the Renaissance Charter School in Jackson Heights. Several community-based advocacy organizations were pr...
Mar 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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