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THE WEED TRUTH: Recreational Use of Marijuana, even if legalized in New York, Can Still Get You FIRED!
Mar 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
Let’s face it, the legalization of the recreational use of marijuana in New York State appears a foregone conclusion.  Both the state Legislature and Gov. Andrew Cuomo are negotiating whether to in...
You’ve Just Been Terminated. Do You Think it Was it Because of Your Age?
Mar 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
here May be a Good Change in the Law on the Horizon Author:   Cafaro Verdicts Older people (and “older” is subjective term), who cannot afford the luxury of retirement, are at a much higher risk of...
Luke Perry Dies at 52 of Massive Stroke
Mar 11, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:Webperseverance.com Luke Perry dying of a massive stroke shocked many people. He was a beloved actor known for his roles in   90210   and more recently in the series   Riverdale . It is hard...
Will NYC Pass a Paid Vacation Bill?
Mar 11, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
Two Weeks of Employee Paid Vacation A paid vacation bill is under consideration and Mayor De Blasio has made a pledge to support the bill. It appears the NYC Earned Safe and Sick Time Act will serv...
The Italian Cookie Comes With A Smile. An Interview Of The Great American Baking Show: Holiday Edition’s Winner Tina Zaccardi.
Mar 07, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 211 211 recommendations | email to a friend
Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena  For all the friends who had the fortune to taste Tina Zaccardi’s cookies, cakes, and pies, it was not such a big surprise that she had won “The Great American B...
Marijuana Legalization in New York
Mar 06, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 219 219 recommendations | email to a friend
Governor Cuomo Is Supporting the Legalization of Marijuana If the legislature passes the Cannabis Regulation and Taxation Act, Governor Cuomo believes it could generate $300 million in revenue a ye...
All Parks in Queens NY
Mar 06, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 253 253 recommendations | email to a friend
A great resource of almost  all (372) parks in Queens NY . Parks can be filtered by Neighborhood, Facilities, and Size.   Each park has an address and a link to Google Maps. To get a holistic view ...
Are Dehydration and Malnutrition a Form of Nursing Home Neglect?
Mar 01, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 226 226 recommendations | email to a friend
Dehydration and Malnutrition in New York Nursing Homes Dehydration and malnutrition are one of the most common types of nursing home abuse. What Is Dehydration? Dehydration is rapid loss of body fl...
Website Accessibility: ADA Lawsuits Against Websites Go Mainstream
Feb 25, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 248 248 recommendations | email to a friend
More Lawsuits Are Emerging to Pursue ADA Violations Website accessibility based on the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) became an issue for the Beyonce website. Media outlets featured articles ...
What You Should Know about Nursing Home Abuse in New York
Feb 25, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 259 259 recommendations | email to a friend
New York State Laws on Nursing Home Abuse Nursing home abuse often occurs due to understaffing or occurs with nursing homes that hire individuals who are unqualified or inadequately trained. Underl...

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CB5 considers daycare facility on Cooper Avenue
Glendale may soon have a new daycare facility, but community members have raised concerns about its effect on parking and traffic. At Community Board 5’s monthly meeting last week, land use attorne...
Feb 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (2/11/19-2/17/19)
Monday, Feb. 11 Joseph Darnell was arrested at 1625 Putnam Avenue or grand larceny by Detective Bublin. Salvatore G, Gracchi was arrested at 71-41 66th Road for criminal contempt by Detective Scrim...
Feb 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
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Citywide coalition to tackle shelter issue
The Ozone Park Residents Block Association met with elected officials and civic organizations on Friday to strategize ways to push forward as one organization to prevent the over 90 homeless shelte...
Feb 13, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 96 96 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (2/4/19-2/10/19)
Monday, Feb. 4 Emil Keri was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for criminal contempt by Officer Vazquez. Lukasz Ruszceyk was arrested at 64-11 60th Place for aggravated contempt by Officer Bartichek...
Feb 13, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens native to receive “Cop of the Year” award
Plans to retire, continue volunteering in community
Feb 13, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols demand details on congestion pricing plan
Lawmakers blast MTA for not providing clear proposal
Feb 05, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
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Amazon HQ2 fight heats up at City Hall
Dueling rallies feature labor unions, community groups
Feb 05, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (1/28/19-2/219)
Monday, Jan. 28 Carlos Once Tigre was arrested at Troutman Street and Flushing Avenue for aggravated unlicensed operator by Officer Gomez. Andrea Cabella was arrested at 65-15 Fresh Pond Road for a...
Feb 05, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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BP calls for unity in State of the Borough address
Katz lays out priorities on census, jails plan and schools
Jan 29, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
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New tow team to patrol bus lanes
Mayor Bill de Blasio is fulfilling one of its State of the City pledges to speed up buses citywide with dedicated NYPD teams towing cars parked in bus lanes. “Buses are a critical link in our publi...
Jan 29, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 161 161 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precint Police Blotter (1/14/19-1/27/19)
Monday, Jan. 14 Keith Ritchie was arrested at Eliot Avenue and 84th Street for strangulation by Officer Bush. Mena Mosaad was arrested at Woodward Avenue and Grove Street for third-degree assault b...
Jan 29, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 96 96 recommendations | email to a friend
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WOW factor: LaGuardia group aims to empower women in aviation
In March 2015, LaGuardia Airport General Manager Lysa Scully began hosting an annual event recognizing Women’s History Month. The event honored the “extensive female leadership base” at the airport...
Jan 25, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 123 123 recommendations | email to a friend
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Resident blames house damage on LGA construction
Port Authority taking steps to minimize impact
Jan 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 147 147 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maspeth welcomes new C-Town on 65th Drive
Three months ago, Bay Ridge resident Chris Aziz was passing by 65th Place in Maspeth. He was picking up his friend, but stopped to get a coffee while he waited. He walked into a supermarket that he...
Jan 22, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
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Council passes Awnings Act, awaits mayor’s signature
Small businesses share stories of fines, struggles
Jan 16, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 170 170 recommendations | email to a friend
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