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What if My Boss Was a Strong Trump Supporter, but I voted for Hillary (or the Other Way Around)?
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro What Rights Do I Have if This Causes Me a Problem at Work ? Employees of Private Businesses: What about the First Amendment? Can’t I say whatever I want? Yes, you can say anything ...
Workers Compensation in Queens New York | Part One
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Workers Comp. by   Pyrros & Serres LLP You’ve been hurt on the job and can’t work. You’ve heard about “workers’ compensation,” but you really don’t know what it is or how it works. You’ll...
The Right to Discovery in Probate Litigation
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bonnie Lawston When someone dies with a will in New York State, that person’s estate must generally be “settled” through filings and proceedings overseen by the probate court. Referred to as p...
Employers, Protect Yourselves | 2017 Harassment Claims
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Author: Stephen D. Hans The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has spent considerable researching and analyzing harassment claims related to federal anti-discrimination laws. Such laws ...
Can You Be Denied Workers’ Compensation because Your Employer Pays You Off the Books?
Jan 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 157 157 recommendations | email to a friend
by Pyrros & Serres LLP Queens Workers’ Compensation Attorneys You have been working a job, but getting paid under the table, so to speak. You get injured on that job—now you can’t work at all! If y...
Videotaping the Execution of a Will
Jan 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 147 147 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Bonnie Lawston It's not uncommon, in New York and other jurisdictions, for dispossessed or unhappy heirs to allege that a will was executed under duress or undue influence. What if you vide...
Very Important News for you, If you work more than 40 hours per week for the same weekly salary
Jan 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
I work way more than 40 hours a week for the same weekly salary. My boss says that he doesn’t have to pay me anything for my overtime hours. Is this true? It depends. Under the old rule, Anyone who...
How Do Workers Feel About Overtime Pay?
Jan 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans The federal overtime rule has been put on hold, and employers are waiting to see whether the DOL will effectively appeal the injunction imposed by the U.S. District Court in...
Varför Utnyttja Raspberry Ketoner kosttillskott viktminskning?
Jan 06, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
Data summeras av den amerikanska viktkontroll Info Network bestämma större än två tredjedelar av vuxna i USA som feta (68,8 procent). Det här laget, är över 35 procent tänkt på feta. Många människo...
Sammeln und halten auch Heidelbeeren und auch Einfrieren Heidelbeeren
Jan 06, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 146 146 recommendations | email to a friend
Blaubeeren sind eine gesunde und leckere Belohnung, die Sie sofort nach der Auswahl oder Verwendung in Pfannkuchen, Muffins oder Marmeladen essen können. Es ist immer viel mehr erfreulich, wenn Sie...

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March highlights Ridgewood's housing problems
A coalition of tenants marched through Ridgewood on Saturday to highlight some of the problems residents face due to rising rents. According to real estate listing service Trulia, median home sales...
Nov 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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It's Queens honors the borough's 'movers & shakers'
It’s Queens honored the borough’s movers & shakers in Little Neck on Thursday night for their work and commitment to advancing the borough’s economic, civic and cultural life. It’s Queens The Magaz...
Nov 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maspeth stairway renamed ‘Easter Rising Way’
Speakers note contributions of New York to Irish independence
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Homeless committee seeks to find long-term solutions
Defines different goals than shelter protesters
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (11/7/16-11/13/16)
Monday, Nov. 7 Nelsen Lozada was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for aggravated contempt by Detective Scrimenti. Richard Rasario was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for criminal mischief by Detec...
Nov 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Head of vets group proposes vet committee for CB5
As Veterans Day approached, one Queens vet wants to assist those returning home from conflict. Michael O’Kane, president of Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 32, proposed creating a Veterans Affa...
Nov 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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Barnwell tops Nunziato in 30th AD
Democratic candidate Brian Barnwell bested Republican Tony Nunziato in the race to represent Woodside, Maspeth and parts of Middle Village and Astoria in the state Assembly, earning 60 percent in a...
Nov 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Chamber honors business, nonprofit leaders
Astoria Bank CEO inducted to Hall of Fame
Nov 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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City unveils signs marking Ridgewood's newest historic district
Push to landmark more of neighborhood's buildings
Nov 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maspeth homeowner takes issue with large bioswale
Pol wants residents to have choice to opt out of program
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Community Board 5 to meet on Nov. 9
Community Board 5 will hold its monthly meeting on Wednesday, November 9, at 7:30 p.m. at Christ the King High School at 68-02 Metropolitan Avenue in Middle Village. The agenda includes a public he...
Nov 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Gasts' of Honor
Martin Luther head & wife honored for years of service
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We endorse Addabbo for State Senate
ELECTIONS 2016
Nov 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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“Art of Thriving” conference connects local nonprofits
Topics included risk, millennials & building a nonprofit
Nov 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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“Art of Thriving” conference connects local nonprofits
Dozens of nonprofits from around the city gathered at the Museum of the Moving Image last Thursday for the third annual “Art of Thriving” Conference.
Nov 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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FILE - In this Jan. 21, 2107 file photo, Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford greets Defense Secretary James Mattis at the Pentagon. The Trump administration opened the door to cooperating with Russia “or anyone else” to combat the Islamic State group in Syria, suggesting it could reverse a previous refusal to coordinate military action with Moscow as long as it backs the Syrian government. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO's chief and new U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis have discussed military spending and combating terrorism, the source of criticism of the alliance by President Donald Trump.


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Residents survey damage after a tornado struck a residential area on Sunday in Albany(Reuters) - A powerful storm system that killed at least 21 people in the southern United States over the weekend was expected on Tuesday to bring heavy snow and wind gusts to the East Coast, making morning driving conditions hazardous. Northern Pennsylvania, central New York and Maine were expected to sees snowfalls of up to 9 inches (23 cm) with wind gusts of 25 mph (40 kph), the National Weather Service said.


2017-01-24 04:26:47 -0500
WELLINGTON/TOKYO (Reuters) - Australia and New Zealand said on Tuesday they hope to salvage the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) by encouraging China and other Asian nations to join the trade pact after U.S. President Donald Trump kept his promise to pull out of the accord. The TPP, which the United States had signed but not ratified, was a pillar of former U.S. President Barack Obama's policy to pivot to Asia.
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