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How Paper And Color Can Make You Dream. Exclusive Interview With Artist Adele Rahte.
Sep 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
  Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena I met Adele Rahte at the beautiful Harlem house of a common friend, the soprano Lauren Flanigan. The conversation soon turned from music (we had just the fortu...
Construction Accidents Involving Falls from Heights
Aug 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 299 299 recommendations | email to a friend
Why Are Falls from Heights So Significant in New York City? New York takes construction accidents involving falls from heights very seriously. In fact, the NY State Legislature passed the Scaffold ...
Sackstein Sacktein & Lee, LLP Sponsors the SUMAQ Peruvian Food Festival
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 609 609 recommendations | email to a friend
August 25–26, 2018: the SUMAQ Peruvian Food Festival in Nassau County on Long Island This year, Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP takes pride in being the lead sponsor of the SUMAQ Peruvian Food Festi...
Why You Have Legal Rights in Construction Accidents Involving Falling Objects
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 645 645 recommendations | email to a friend
Can Injured workers and families who have lost their loved ones pursue lawsuits? By December of 2017, a construction site at 61 Ninth Avenue in Chelsea had been repeatedly cited for construction co...
Company Security and Surveillance: Where Should Employers Draw the Line?
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Are Your Security and Surveillance Policies Violating Privacy Laws? Companies have the right to protect against internal theft or property destruction. They also have a responsibility to evaluate p...
Changes in New York State and NYC Sexual Harassment Laws
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 220 220 recommendations | email to a friend
Sexual Harassment: Mandatory Arbitration and Nondisclosure Agreements The NY legislature passed changes in sexual harassment law that Governor Cuomo signed into law on April 17, 2018. These laws we...
Your Rights Regarding Medical Treatment after a Work Injury
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 272 272 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s common knowledge in New York that, in the event of a work-related injury, you have a right to seek medical attention and have the costs covered by the workers’ compensation insurance provider....
Honesty—The Best Policy in a Workers' Compensation Claim
Aug 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 316 316 recommendations | email to a friend
The Dangers of Overstating or Understating the Nature of Your Injury When you've been injured on the job in the state of New York, you have a right to seek workers' compensation benefits to cover y...
How to Survive as a Small Business Owner Among a Myriad of Laws & Regulations
Aug 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 368 368 recommendations | email to a friend
Laws Small Business Owners Should Know About Business laws have multiplied over the years and as a small business owner, you might feel overwhelmed because there are so many. Which laws take priori...
Jul 29, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 248 248 recommendations | email to a friend

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D.C. & the MTA
Dear Editor, There continues to be good news from Washington concerning real financial support for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. The MTA receives over $1.3 billion annually year from t...
Aug 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Misguided?
Dear Editor, The new NFL season starts just where the last one left off, with players disrespecting our National Anthem and angering viewers. Why don't NFL protesters take a knee for the many peopl...
Aug 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
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Voters decide
Dear Editor, Regardless of political beliefs, there are constants within the foundation of our national identity. One is the Oath of Office members of Congress swear to: “I do solemnly swear that I...
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Space case
Dear Editor, With America being devastated by nationwide flooding, wildfires destroying California, and record-setting heatwaves caused by the "Chinese hoax" of global warming, people are criticizi...
Aug 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
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If a tree falls...
Dear Editor, As a resident of Fresh Meadows, I am very concerned about what is happening to our trees after all of this recent heavy rain, which has totaled nearly a foot since mid-July. Over the l...
Aug 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Come in peace?
Dear Editor, The Trump Administration wants a Space Force, with Vice President Michael Pence warning that Russia and China have already militarized the final frontier. We need to protect the homela...
Aug 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tickled green
Meghan Sackman's recent article on a new bill to promote spread of green rooftops brought a smile to my face. I recalled the look on the faces of the Queens Borough Board over a decade ago when I p...
Aug 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Begging for help
Dear Editor, There has been an upswing of panhandling in Glen Oaks recently, seemingly without any results from elected officials. On August 1 at 2:30 p.m., a teenager was approached by a mentally-...
Aug 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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Begging for help II
Dear Editor, While in Glen Oaks Village shopping the other day, an aggressive panhandler asked me for money and wouldn't take no for an answer. Luckily, a security guard was walking by and the man ...
Aug 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
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It takes balls
Dear Editor, Kudos to the Brooklyn Nets. As part of a summer outreach program, the organizations will be going to community courts in the borough giving away basketballs to the kids. Called "The Bo...
Aug 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Gerry’-rigged
Dear Editor, Dispatcher Edward Riecks recently pointed out that the Democratic Party has suffered over 1,100 losses nationwide, but his statement that the reason is "the party has moved too far to ...
Aug 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Storm’ und drang
Dear Editor, The line of thunderstorms that rolled through our area on Tuesday evening packed quite a powerful punch. Three people were struck by lightning, two in Flushing Meadows Park and one in ...
Aug 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Progressive? Regressive!
Dear Editor, What else is Mayor Bill de Blasio going to do with his progressive agenda? First, he put in bike lanes on Queens Boulevard, which no one wanted except the bicyclists, taking up valuabl...
Aug 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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Begging for help
Dear Editor, While in Glen Oaks Village shopping the other day, an aggressive panhandler asked me for money and wouldn't take no for an answer. Luckily, a security guard was walking by and the man ...
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Debt talk
Dear Editor, I can’t see any possible way that the nation's $21 trillion in debt will not destroy our country in the near future. The federal government takes in about $4 trillion dollars a year in...
Aug 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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