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SO WHAT’S THE DEAL WITH OVERTIME AND WHY AREN’T I GETTING IT?
May 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 205 205 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: The Van De Water Law Firm, P.C. Overtime Pay in New York Many employees in New York are eligible for overtime pay if they work more than 40 hours per week. Unless an employee has a job that...
Should You Hire Interns?
May 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 222 222 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Laws that Govern Paid and Unpaid Interns Some businesses hire interns or take on unpaid interns. This may seem like a good idea, and the costs of paying an intern are usually less than a r...
Statistics Tell the Story of Why Texting While Driving Causes Accidents
May 22, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 317 317 recommendations | email to a friend
by John Fazzini   Statistics Tell the Story of Why Texting While Driving Causes Accidents Forty-eight states (all except Missouri and Montana) have banned texting while driving for all drivers. Mis...
What Does Your Geographic Location Have to Do with SEO?
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 476 476 recommendations | email to a friend
Location Based Marketing When you do a search, what do you type into the search box? Well, it depends on what you’re searching. If you’re going to purchase something from an online store, you proba...
Tips to Prevent Bicycle Accidents in the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn and Long Island
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 443 443 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Safety Prevention for Bike Riding New York City has numerous bicycles on the road, and as time goes along, the number continues to increase. The   DOH (Departmen...
Preventing Swimming Pool Injuries
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 445 445 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP   What Are the Risks for Swimming Pool Injuries? As warmer weather arrives, swimming pools become a favorite form of recreation for people across the country. Ho...
Biometrics and Employee Identification
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 406 406 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans New York City Has Proposed a Biometrics Privacy Law Biometrics is a new technology identification system being used by a variety of industries for various purposes. The primary...
What is the Gender Expression Non-Discrimination Act (GENDA)?
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 418 418 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans New York Passed GENDA in January, 2019 With the passage of GENDA, LGBTQ youth and transgender individuals have protection against discrimination and harassment based on New Yor...
#MeTOO? A Guide to What Exactly Constitutes Sexual Harassment in New York
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
As brought to light during the course of the #MeToo movement, it is illegal to harass an employee or even a job applicant in New York State due to that person’s sex or gender.  However, some of the...
A Vietnam Veterans wish for this Memorial Day 2019
May 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 434 434 recommendations | email to a friend
Photos Of The Vietnam War: The Real Story   David Ralph Retuya The Vietnam War is one of the most bloody and controversial wars in U.S history. To stop the rapid spread of the Soviet political infl...

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Vote Concannon
Dear Editor, I would like to tell your readers about Joe Concannon, who is running for the City Council seat in the 23rd District. He is an honorable man, a retired NYPD captain who served in the A...
Oct 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 139 139 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vote yes on Con Con
Dear Editor, New Yorkers across the state have a rare and important opportunity to vote for a state constitutional convention in November. It is one of the few chances we have as citizens directly ...
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A good start
Dear Editor, We welcome the president’s announcement declaring the opioid crisis a national public health emergency. The growing opioid epidemic is devastating individuals and families across our c...
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Sandy’s aftermath
Dear Editor, On the fifth anniversary of Hurricane Sandy's sweep across the Northeast, there are still many people in our region who have not been able to return to their homes that were destroyed....
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Bob's Berry
Dear Editor, Another Juniper Berry magazine this month filled with Bob Holden’s rants about Councilwoman Liz Crowley and raves about himself and his so-called accomplishments. Who gave him the righ...
Oct 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 112 112 recommendations | email to a friend
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Harvey & Hillary
Dear Editor, Queens has been the breeding ground for some of biggest names in entertainment, including Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel Fran Drescher, Jerry Seinfeld and Marvin Hamlish. Harvey Weinstein j...
Oct 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 142 142 recommendations | email to a friend
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Temporary fix
Dear Editor, First it was removal of corner seats on subway cars to accommodate more commuters as a temporary solution to dealing with the growth in ridership. Now it is locking up foldable seats i...
Oct 24, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
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Promising 2018
Dear Editor, Despite losing to the Houston Astros, the Yankees are still a powerhouse team. Joe Girardi is an excellent manager, and he knows that his players tried their best to pull off a win in ...
Oct 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 137 137 recommendations | email to a friend
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Give blood
Dear Editor, I would like to stress the importance of donating blood. The donation of blood is a sign of social-consciousness; unless people are willing to donate blood, the health of communities s...
Oct 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
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Some small facts
Dear Editor, A “liddle” history lesson for our self-proclaimed, high-IQ president, who reportedly thought Senator Bob Corker (5’7”) was too short to be Secretary of State. Fiorello LaGuardia (5’2”)...
Oct 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
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Scouts for all
Dear Editor, The Boy Scouts of America has made the decision to allow girls to join, a most historical decision. There are disagreements from the Girl Scouts, but I believe we live in a different w...
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Hill's side
Dear Editor, In addition to violating her employer's rules and guidelines, ESPN's Jemele Hill started a one-woman divisive campaign that only serves to advance her personal agenda of bashing public...
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Transit priorities
Dear Editor, Several transportation projects and proposals that could benefit city residents are competing against each other for city, state and federal funding. Voters are looking forward to hear...
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Stupid hike
Dear Editor, Canadian Joshua Boyle and his American wife Caitlyn Coleman and their three kids finally returned home to Toronto after spending five years in captivity in Afghanistan. Everyone is rej...
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Lane mess
Dear Editor, First, the Department of Transportation took away 198 parking spaces on Queens Boulevard in Rego Park and Forest Hills, two areas where it is difficult to park to begin with. Now they ...
Oct 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 112 112 recommendations | email to a friend
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