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What Does It Mean to Be Classified as “Permanently Partially Disabled”?
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
When you have been hurt on the job, there are typically four different ways your injury can be classified: Temporary partial disability—something that is short-term and does not prevent you from be...
Tesla Fatal Car Crash: NTSB Reveals Need for Safeguards
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigated the Tesla fatal car crash that occurred in May of 2016. The Tesla semi-automated car driven by Joshua Brown crashed into a tractor-trail...
NYC Department of Transportation Sued for Racial Discrimination
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This summer the NYC Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) faced a lawsuit for racial discrimination. The Acting Manhattan U.S. Attorney filed a lawsuit that alleged a pattern of racial discriminati...
Overtime Myths in the Restaurant Industry
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 221 221 recommendations | email to a friend
Overtime myths can circulate in any line of work, and the restaurant industry is no exception. Some of the most prevalent myths deal with wages and overtime. As an employer, it is vital that you do...
Do You Need a Witness to a Workplace Accident?
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by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Oct 10, 2017   |   Workers Compensation Attorneys   |   0 comments In New Jersey, if you’ve been injured on the job, you have a right to seek benefits to cover your d...
Don’t Accept Business as Usual—Let Us Help You Get the Compensation You Deserve
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 237 237 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Oct 6, 2017   |   blog ,   Queens Workers Comp Attorneys ,   Workers Compensation Attorneys When you’ve been injured on the job, you are entitled to seek disability b...
The Diverse Culture in Queens Extends to Its Restaurants, Too!!
Sep 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 613 613 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s no secret that the borough of Queens is one of the most ethnically diverse communities anywhere on the planet. For anyone who loves great food and wants to try something different, it’s a virt...
Something You May Not Have Known about Queens
Sep 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 142 142 recommendations | email to a friend
  A:   The borough derived its name from the Portuguese princess Catherine of Braganza, who was the queen of England when Queens as founded in 1683. Explorers and colonists had been in the area, th...
How Does Your Lawyer Get Paid in a Workers’ Compensation Case?
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by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Sep 20, 2017   |   Workers Compensation Attorneys ,   Workers Compensation Claims Attorney New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Whe...
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by Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP | Sep 20, 2017 | Blog , Crane Accidents Crane accidents in the construction industry are relatively common, and this is because of the inherent dangers involved wi...

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City expands composting program to Ridgewood
An additional 21,000 Ridgewood residents are the latest to have an opportunity to join the Department of Sanitation's (DSNY) expansive composting program. Existing participants in Community Board 5...
Oct 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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CB5 to discuss two land use issues at October meet
The next meeting of Community Board 5 will take place on Wednesday, October 19, at 7:30 p.m. in the Christ the King High School cafeteria, which is located at 68-02 Metropolitan Avenue in Middle Vi...
Oct 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 178 178 recommendations | email to a friend
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Defiant city moves homeless men into Maspeth hotel
Residents descend on Holiday Inn for night of protests
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Queens officials bring shelter opposition to City Hall
Takes mayor to task for not involving communities in process
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (10/3/16-10/9/16)
Monday, Oct. 3 Corrada Pisani was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for third-degree assault by Detective Williams. Raul Vializ-Valentin was arrested at Cooper and Cypress avenues for aggravated unl...
Oct 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 156 156 recommendations | email to a friend
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TOP HIGH SCHOOLS 2016
Our annual lists of the best high schools in New York City.
Oct 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 277 277 recommendations | email to a friend
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O’Neill’s raises money for St. Jude at second annual fundraiser
Hundreds of people streamed in and out of O’Neill’s in Maspeth on Saturday afternoon to participate in a fundraiser for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. With free food and drinks, a silent au...
Oct 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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City shoots down lawsuit to stop proposed Maspeth shelter
Plans to review contract at public hearing on October 13
Oct 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (9/26/16-10/2/16)
Monday, Sept. 26 CP Salcedo was arrested at Cooper Avenue and 88th Street for aggravated unlicensed operator by Officer Zbikowski. Joseph Dancu was arrested at 71-32 65th Street for assault by Offi...
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Bellerose hotel owners agree to phase out homeless by 2017
Also own Maspeth Holiday Inn, site of nightly protests
Sep 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community garden has new home at Grover Cleveland
Group starts GoFundMe page for gardening supplies
Sep 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 174 174 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shelter protesters continue demonstrations on the road
City says protesters are now targeting homeless kids
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (9/19/16-9/25/16)
Monday, Sept. 19 Evangelist Rodriguez was arrested at 62nd Street and Metropolitan Avenue for driving while intoxicated by Officer Prizeman. Tuesday, Sept. 20 Michael Albertsen was arrested at 64-0...
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Port Authority updates Borough Board on LGA progress
Discusses solutions to mitigate area traffic issues
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Shelter opponents protest at commissioner’s Brooklyn home
Over 150 make trip from Maspeth to Windsor Terrace
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