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SO WHAT’S THE DEAL WITH OVERTIME AND WHY AREN’T I GETTING IT?
May 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 332 332 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: The Van De Water Law Firm, P.C. Overtime Pay in New York Many employees in New York are eligible for overtime pay if they work more than 40 hours per week. Unless an employee has a job that...
Should You Hire Interns?
May 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 357 357 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Laws that Govern Paid and Unpaid Interns Some businesses hire interns or take on unpaid interns. This may seem like a good idea, and the costs of paying an intern are usually less than a r...
Statistics Tell the Story of Why Texting While Driving Causes Accidents
May 22, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 446 446 recommendations | email to a friend
by John Fazzini   Statistics Tell the Story of Why Texting While Driving Causes Accidents Forty-eight states (all except Missouri and Montana) have banned texting while driving for all drivers. Mis...
What Does Your Geographic Location Have to Do with SEO?
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 596 596 recommendations | email to a friend
Location Based Marketing When you do a search, what do you type into the search box? Well, it depends on what you’re searching. If you’re going to purchase something from an online store, you proba...
Tips to Prevent Bicycle Accidents in the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn and Long Island
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 551 551 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Safety Prevention for Bike Riding New York City has numerous bicycles on the road, and as time goes along, the number continues to increase. The   DOH (Departmen...
Preventing Swimming Pool Injuries
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 555 555 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP   What Are the Risks for Swimming Pool Injuries? As warmer weather arrives, swimming pools become a favorite form of recreation for people across the country. Ho...
Biometrics and Employee Identification
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 514 514 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans New York City Has Proposed a Biometrics Privacy Law Biometrics is a new technology identification system being used by a variety of industries for various purposes. The primary...
What is the Gender Expression Non-Discrimination Act (GENDA)?
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 521 521 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans New York Passed GENDA in January, 2019 With the passage of GENDA, LGBTQ youth and transgender individuals have protection against discrimination and harassment based on New Yor...
#MeTOO? A Guide to What Exactly Constitutes Sexual Harassment in New York
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
As brought to light during the course of the #MeToo movement, it is illegal to harass an employee or even a job applicant in New York State due to that person’s sex or gender.  However, some of the...
A Vietnam Veterans wish for this Memorial Day 2019
May 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 573 573 recommendations | email to a friend
Photos Of The Vietnam War: The Real Story   David Ralph Retuya The Vietnam War is one of the most bloody and controversial wars in U.S history. To stop the rapid spread of the Soviet political infl...

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Cops Collar Man in String of Purse Robberies
Glendale residents can breathe a little easier after news that crime in the neighborhood is down and that a suspect in a string of neighborhood robberies has been captured. Detective Keith Green sp...
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Mayor Asks Yellow Cabs to Go Green
When it comes to making New York City’s taxicabs green, Mayor Michael Bloomberg is taking on non-compliant fleet owners by calling them yellow. The mayor, allied with environmentalists and city and...
Nov 20, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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Council Down With the ‘Hunt’
Plan welcomed warmly by community, but detractors want it more affordable
Nov 20, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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Budget Cuts Affect Our Seniors
Dear Editor: A week ago, Mayor Bloomberg proposed cuts of nearly $500 million to the FY '09 city budget. Among the many serious cuts proposed is the elimination of city funding for social adult day...
Nov 20, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
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Drunk Driver Kills Two in Astoria
Was out of jail awaiting trial for 2006 murder
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104th Blotter
Monday, November 3 - Sunday, November 9
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Tide Turns for Newtown Polluters
DEC files suit against LIC construction company
Nov 13, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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Married Strippers Plead Guilty to Rape of Minors
A married Corona couple pleaded guilty Friday in connection of the rape of two young girls who they met on the social networking site MySpace, according to the Queens District Attorney’s office. Ju...
Nov 13, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
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Serial Purse Snatcher on the Prowl
A wave of purse snatchings at gas stations is ripping across the city and putting locals on edge. According to Kathy Masi, president of the Glendale Civic Association, there have been sixteen incid...
Nov 12, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
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Healthy Reading
Elmhurst Hospital Center Executive Director Chris Constantino (back row) and staff pose with Kiwanis Club of La Guardia Airport members Doris Mellina and Vivian Dock (center) on October 23. The Kiw...
Nov 12, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
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Changes Come to Queens Veteran’s Home
After September’s meeting of Community Board 2 was dominated by testimony describing a September 3rd police raid at a veteran’s shelter on Borden Avenue in Sunnyside, a New York City Department of ...
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104th Blotter
Monday, October 27, 2008 - Sunday, November 2, 2008
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November Races in Queens Represent Historic Shift
Queens was the an active front in the Democrat’s battle to wrest control of the State Senate from the Republicans for the first time in four decades, a feat they accomplished when long-sitting incu...
Nov 06, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
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John Doe Sentenced to Hard Time
Serial rapist brought to justice after arrest for minor traffic violation
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Halloween is Grand!
Boys and ghouls of all ages took to Grand Avenue this past Friday for a little trick-or-treating. The combination of impeccable weather and a day off from school the next day assured a big turnout.
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