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How Paper And Color Can Make You Dream. Exclusive Interview With Artist Adele Rahte.
Sep 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 157 157 recommendations | email to a friend
  Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena I met Adele Rahte at the beautiful Harlem house of a common friend, the soprano Lauren Flanigan. The conversation soon turned from music (we had just the fortu...
Construction Accidents Involving Falls from Heights
Aug 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 343 343 recommendations | email to a friend
Why Are Falls from Heights So Significant in New York City? New York takes construction accidents involving falls from heights very seriously. In fact, the NY State Legislature passed the Scaffold ...
Sackstein Sacktein & Lee, LLP Sponsors the SUMAQ Peruvian Food Festival
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 372 372 recommendations | email to a friend
August 25–26, 2018: the SUMAQ Peruvian Food Festival in Nassau County on Long Island This year, Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP takes pride in being the lead sponsor of the SUMAQ Peruvian Food Festi...
Why You Have Legal Rights in Construction Accidents Involving Falling Objects
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Can Injured workers and families who have lost their loved ones pursue lawsuits? By December of 2017, a construction site at 61 Ninth Avenue in Chelsea had been repeatedly cited for construction co...
Company Security and Surveillance: Where Should Employers Draw the Line?
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Are Your Security and Surveillance Policies Violating Privacy Laws? Companies have the right to protect against internal theft or property destruction. They also have a responsibility to evaluate p...
Changes in New York State and NYC Sexual Harassment Laws
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 264 264 recommendations | email to a friend
Sexual Harassment: Mandatory Arbitration and Nondisclosure Agreements The NY legislature passed changes in sexual harassment law that Governor Cuomo signed into law on April 17, 2018. These laws we...
Your Rights Regarding Medical Treatment after a Work Injury
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 283 283 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s common knowledge in New York that, in the event of a work-related injury, you have a right to seek medical attention and have the costs covered by the workers’ compensation insurance provider....
Honesty—The Best Policy in a Workers' Compensation Claim
Aug 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 326 326 recommendations | email to a friend
The Dangers of Overstating or Understating the Nature of Your Injury When you've been injured on the job in the state of New York, you have a right to seek workers' compensation benefits to cover y...
How to Survive as a Small Business Owner Among a Myriad of Laws & Regulations
Aug 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 379 379 recommendations | email to a friend
Laws Small Business Owners Should Know About Business laws have multiplied over the years and as a small business owner, you might feel overwhelmed because there are so many. Which laws take priori...
Jul 29, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 248 248 recommendations | email to a friend

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Queens said goodbye to several prominent figures in 2017
Max Kupferberg Prominent businessman and philanthropist Max Kupferberg passed away in January. He was 97 years old. Kupferberg was raised in Flushing and studied physics at Queens College, where he...
Jan 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 209 209 recommendations | email to a friend
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SBS, Bike Lanes, Flushing Bus Crash & More
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (12/25/17-12/31/17)
Monday, Dec. 25 Naresh Shivharavn was arrested at 78-30 Metropolitan Avenue for assault by Officer Berish. Tuesday, Dec. 26 Miguel Vizcaino was arrested at 58-14 Myrtle Avenue for criminal possessi...
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Homeowners to get $183 rebate on water bill: mayor
Homeowners throughout the five boroughs received an early holiday present from the city. Last Wednesday, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that the New York Court of Appeals has upheld the Water Board...
Dec 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 116 116 recommendations | email to a friend
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CEC approves renaming PS 330 for Helen Marshall
Council lists top capital priorities
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (12/18/17-12/25/17)
Monday, Dec. 18 Raul Resendizmedez was arrested at Cypress Avenue and Weirfield Street for aggravated unlicensed operator by Officer Singh. Peter Ishak was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for robb...
Dec 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 127 127 recommendations | email to a friend
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MidVille Kiwanis celebrate community work
The Middle Village Kiwanis Club held its annual holiday dinner on Thursday to celebrate its work throughout the year. The event at Villa Erasmo also included a ceremony to install new officers and ...
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precicnt Police Blotter (12/11/17-12/17/17)
Monday, Dec. 11 Marco Baleon was arrested at 59-58 59th Drive for assault by Officer Mark. Giovanni Fierro was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for assault by Detective Rogers. Edwin Espinoza-Bravo...
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 116 116 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayor hopes to “restart” conversation on homelessness
De Blasio takes questions from residents at town hall
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Local businesses sponsor the Martin Luther Boys Basketball Program
The Martin Luther Varsity & JV Cougars have brand new basketball uniforms thanks to three big-hearted local businesses. O'Neill's in Maspeth, Grand Spectacle in Maspeth, and Bridie's Bar & Grill in...
Dec 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
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Minor identified for threats to three local schools
Police have identified the person responsible for making a threat on Instagram to PS 58, Middle Village Preparatory Charter School, and St. Adalbert Catholic Academy earlier this month. “The indivi...
Dec 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
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School construction officials detail capital needs in District 24
Ask community to suggest sites for new schools
Dec 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 122 122 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officials break ground on addition at PS/IS 128
In three years, students at PS/IS 128 will have a brand new addition to their school building. Elected officials, school leaders and community members broke ground on the new four-story facility on...
Dec 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (12/4/17-12/10/17)
Monday, Dec. 4 Christian Andino was arrested at Cypress Avenue and Cypress Hill Street for possession of burglar tools by Officer Maksimuik. Francisco Avila was arrested at 53-80 65th Place for ass...
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Beacon Eldercare Cuts Ribbon at New Grand Ave. Location
Last Thursday, Beacon Eldercare celebrated the grand opening of their new office on Grand Avenue in Maspeth. The well-attended grand opening event featured food, live music, health screenings, give...
Dec 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
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