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Apr 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 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 | 62 62 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 | 66 66 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 | 211 211 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 | 220 220 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 | 376 376 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 | 476 476 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 | 58 58 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 | 87 87 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 | 284 284 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...

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Crowley gives students the power to spend $2.2M
Students across District 30 are getting a say in how capital funding is spent thanks to an innovative participatory budgeting program launched this year by Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley. “When we ...
Apr 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Stan's students earns hundreds of thousands in scholarships
Students from the Class of 2017 at St. Stanislaus Kostka in Maspeth have been accepted to several of the city's top high schools, including Bronx Science, Brooklyn Tech, Dominican Academy, Holy Cro...
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City unveils spray shower design for Juniper Valley Park
Parks Department officials released the final design of the future sprinkler system at Juniper Valley Park last Thursday afternoon. The $2 million project, funded by Borough President Melinda Katz,...
Apr 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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New leadership at St. Stan’s values education, Catholic presence
Monsignor Joseph Calise and Father Edward Doran are the new leadership at St. Stanislaus and Transfiguration parishes in Maspeth. Earlier this year, Calise stepped down from his pastorship at Our L...
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Board 5 to meet on April 12
Community Board 5 will hold its monthly public hearing and meeting on Wednesday, April 12, at 7:30 p.m. at Christ the King High School, 68-02 Metropolitan Avenue in Middle Village. It will include ...
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (3/27/17-4/2/17)
Monday, March 27 Gonzalo Almachi was arrested at Wyckoff Avenue and Covert Street for driving while intoxicated by Officer Maksimick. Eric Holmes was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for third-degr...
Apr 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 166 166 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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