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How Dangerous Is Texting While Driving Compared with Drunk Driving?
Oct 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 137 137 recommendations | email to a friend
Why Texting While Driving May Be More Dangerous than DWI It may come as a surprise that texting while driving is more worrisome to the majority of drivers than drunk driving. This is true despite t...
What the New Anti-Sexual Harassment Law Means for NY Employers
Oct 08, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 215 215 recommendations | email to a friend
Is There Liability You Could Face that You Did Not Face in the Past? The NYS new anti-harassment law has a number of sweeping changes. For one, it applies to all protected classes under New York Hu...
OPENING A FRANCHISE BUSINESS DOESN'T GUARANTEE SUCCESS
Oct 04, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 301 301 recommendations | email to a friend
INTERVIEW WITH RIDGEWOOD REAL ESTATE BROKER Anthony Carbi Look at Taco Bell they have Beefy Fritos Burrito for $1.00 dollar. We are talking about maybe half of the $3.49 cents as a profit. Or $1.74...
Oct 04, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 265 265 recommendations | email to a friend
Example you rent a store for $6,000 dollars. You still have to pay electric, heat, water and at least two salary’s for someone to open and close the place besides serving customers weekly. So now y...
HOW CAN A BUSINESS/FRANCHISE OWNER MAKE MONEY TODAY?
Oct 04, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 306 306 recommendations | email to a friend
Example you rent a store for $6,000 dollars. You still have to pay electric, heat, water and at least two salary’s for someone to open and close the place besides serving customers weekly. So now y...
Register Now for Fall Dance in Forest Hills!
Sep 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1153 1153 recommendations | email to a friend
The fall session of children's dance classes at the Commonpoint Queens Central Queens School of Dance begins this Sunday, September 15. Space is still available in our Sunday Ballet/Tap class for 5...
Elevator Accident: New York Premises Liability Law
Sep 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1108 1108 recommendations | email to a friend
Tragic Elevator Accident from a Legal Perspective A fatal elevator accident occurred at a 23-story Manhattan apartment building near the end of August. The elevator malfunction killed a 30-year old...
Falls from Ladders Can Result in Serious Injury or Death
Sep 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1107 1107 recommendations | email to a friend
Safety Tips from OSHA to Avoid Falling from a Ladder Falls from ladders are the leading cause of death in the construction industry. In fact, according to   OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Adm...
The Van De Water Law Firm, P.C. Opens New Office
Sep 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1100 1100 recommendations | email to a friend
The Long Island firm has relocated its office to Woodbury, New York Press Release - updated: Sep 11, 2019 20:28 EDT WOODBURY, N.Y., September 11, 2019 (Newswire.com) - The Van De Water Law Firm, P....
Details of the NY Anti-Sexual Harassment Law for 2019
Sep 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1003 1003 recommendations | email to a friend
The New NY Anti-Sexual Harassment Law: What Employers Should Know Additional New York State anti-sexual harassment law protections came into existence in August 2019. Under the new law, sexual hara...

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Honor a vet
Dear Editor, Veterans Day is a day to honor all who have served this great country of ours, and Americans should take pause to honor our brave men and women. As a member of the American Legion, I w...
Nov 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 520 520 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gun control
Dear Editor, With the latest mass shooting at a synagogue in Pennsylvania, it is becoming apparent that more stringent gun control measures have to be enacted by Congress. There needs to be a total...
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Time to end WEP
Dear Editor, The good news is that Social Security benefit payments will rise by 2.8 percent in 2019, the largest cost of living hike in seven years. The bad news is much of that increase will be d...
Oct 31, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 526 526 recommendations | email to a friend
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GOP bashing
Dear Editor, Now that Election Day is fast approaching, I have a question for Robert LaRosa, whose numerous letters criticizing President Donald Trump and every Republican have appeared in this pap...
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Fellow Seniors, Get Out and Vote
Dear Editor, Election Day is Tuesday, November 6, and it is a time for all registered voters to do our civic duty and vote. There are many issues out there that demand our concern and attention, es...
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Keep USPS public
Dear Editor, Your readers should join the protest against privatizing the U.S. Postal Service. This is a GOP move to turn a public service into a private profit center at our expense. In fact, the ...
Oct 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 540 540 recommendations | email to a friend
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Broken Boulevard
Dear Editor, Is it just me, or has anyone else noticed the increase in accidents on Woodhaven Boulevard since the Select Bus Service lanes and traffic pattern changes? In the last three weeks, I ha...
Oct 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 492 492 recommendations | email to a friend
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I like men
Dear Editor, There was a classic “Our Gang” comedy short where Spanky and Alfalfa form a club of boys who hate women and pledge to avoid them. More and more Democrats are becoming like the reverse....
Oct 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 481 481 recommendations | email to a friend
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GOP depravity
Dear Editor, The reality for most people is morality is what we hold others to, but when it comes to ourselves we find rationalizations for exceptions. Guilt is felt for others while we bath in the...
Oct 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 475 475 recommendations | email to a friend
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Uneasy truce
Dear Editor, President Donald Trump's announcement that the U.S. will be pulling out of the 1987 Missile Treaty signed by President Ronald Reagan and President Mikhail Gorbachev of Russia is not a ...
Oct 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 471 471 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lancman must leave
Dear Editor Councilman Rory Lancman's recent announcement that he will run for Queens district attorney is like Bill Cosby campaigning to lead the #MeToo movement. Lancman is an enemy of law enforc...
Oct 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 480 480 recommendations | email to a friend
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Missing study
Dear Editor, What ever happened to the promised MTA feasibility study for restoration of Long Island Road service on the old Rockaway Beach line? The original completion date was June 2017. It was ...
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RIP Padavan
Dear Editor, It was with great sadness when I read of the passing of former State Senator Frank Padavan. Senator Padavan fought hard for residents with mental health issues, and he served the peopl...
Oct 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 494 494 recommendations | email to a friend
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Legalize it
Dear Editor: Legalization of Marijuana in New York is long overdue. Consumption of marijuana for both medical and recreational use is part of mainstream America, transcending generations. Creative ...
Oct 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 531 531 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ride is no better
Dear Editor, Regarding your opinion piece ("One year later, has your ride improved?" - 9/20), the answer is hell no! Our subway is a mess, thanks to the MTA's multi-tasking, multi-millionaire chair...
Oct 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 493 493 recommendations | email to a friend
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