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Overtime Myths in the Restaurant Industry
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 161 161 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?
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 173 173 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 166 166 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 | 533 533 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?
Sep 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 592 592 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Sep 20, 2017   |   Workers Compensation Attorneys ,   Workers Compensation Claims Attorney New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Whe...
Sep 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 580 580 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Crane Accidents in the Construction Industry: Inherent Dangers
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Three People Die, Two Ejected, in Medford Long Island Car Accident
Sep 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 161 161 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP   |   Sep 6, 2017   |   Car Accidents   |   0 comments Three people died in a Medford, Long Island car accident when a car crashed into an SUV on August 15, 2017...
Starbucks Baristas Complain About Company’s Parental-Leave Policies
Sep 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Posted on   September 24, 2017, Stephen D. Hans & Associates by   sdhans Starbucks made its company stand out from many others when it put in place a six-weeks paid parental leave policy for eligib...

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Ice 'Scream'
Dear Editor, Is spring cleaning taking place at my local supermarket? The aisles are often clogged with workers moving products and crowding the aisles with shopping carts, milk crates, and shelvin...
Jun 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 173 173 recommendations | email to a friend
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More than smoke
Dear Editor, The Trump-Russia scandal is the focus of several investigations that may or may not uncover new disclosures. But no matter the results of these inquiries one thing is perfectly clear: ...
Jun 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 227 227 recommendations | email to a friend
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Time for unity
Dear Editor, As the Russia investigation continues with special counsel Robert Mueller, it seems as if things are only going to worsen as more evidence is found. Mr. Mueller must be permitted to do...
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Fix Vleigh Place
Dear Editor, If you're seeking another Eyesore of the Week, take a photo of Vleigh Place between 77th Road and 78th Avenue in Kew Gardens Hills. A five-alarm fire destroyed 14 stores and injured th...
Jun 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 198 198 recommendations | email to a friend
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McCarren Pool
Dear Editor, Our community has been desperately trying to communicate to the Parks Department that the status quo at McCarren Park Pool is not serving our neighborhood's needs and will require a ch...
Jun 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 212 212 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dead end
Dear Editor, I am writing in regard to the deceptive wheelchair-accessible icon on the facade of the newly installed elevator at the Briarwood station. This elevator is only mezzanine-bound, so the...
Jun 13, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 239 239 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crucial support
Dear Editor, The Center for the Integration and Advancement of New Americans (CIANA), a community-based organization serving immigrants located in Astoria, recently received funds under the New Yor...
Jun 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 249 249 recommendations | email to a friend
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What a friend
Dear Editor, Some of his supporters are saying that Donald Trump is a "friend to the gays.” Really? Would a "friend to the gays" have chosen a vice president who supported a constitutional amendmen...
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Russia calling
Dear Editor, Now that James Comey has testified in an open hearing before Congressional members, the real problems are only beginning. President Donald Trump will definitely have to deal with Congr...
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Flag Week
Dear Editor, The American flag was officially adopted by a resolution by the Continental Congress on June 14, 1777. Flag Day wasn't officially recognized until signed into law by President Harry Tr...
Jun 13, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 246 246 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trump's bull
Dear Editor, Harry G. Frankfurt, a Princeton philosophy professor, wrote that lying assumes an awareness of the truth and that liars want to convince others that their lies are true. BS-ers, on the...
Jun 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 267 267 recommendations | email to a friend
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Empowering act
Dear Editor, Monday's historic signing of the Fast Food Worker Empowerment Act is the culmination of years of rallies and protests, testimonies and meetings, petitions and emails, all proclaiming t...
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Definition please
Dear Editor, Congratulations to 12-year-old Ananya Vinay, who was the winner of the 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee last Thursday night. She was the last contestant standing out of a total of 29...
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Votes on wheels
Dear Editor, Regarding Richard Reif's dispatch regarding tougher restrictions on elderly drivers (“Can't drive past 65” - 6/1/17), one word: votes. No license, no one at the polls, and you know how...
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One way out
Dear Editor, Gregg Allman's career spanned over four decades, and leaves behind a legacy that his fans will always remember. The music world has lost one of its finest. Sincerely, John Amato Fresh ...
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