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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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Dems dragging
Dear Editor, The Democratic senators in the State Senate need 32 votes to approve legislation, and they now have 39 members. That means they do not need one single Republican senator to vote to pas...
Jun 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 213 213 recommendations | email to a friend
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Subway sickos
Dear Editor, First, it was some mentally ill person pulling the emergency brakes on subway trains, now some deranged screwball throws a lit firecracker into a train, causing people to panic and nea...
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Light reading
Dear Editor, I like reading comments from Robert LaRosa, they are entertaining fiction. Sincerely, Adam Marigliano Bayside
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BQX stalled
Dear Editor, After four years, there has been no real progress in securing federal funding for the proposed Brooklyn-Queens waterfront streetcar, or BQX. In 2015, Friends of the BQX claimed it coul...
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Let it fly
Dear Editor, I live in Glen Oaks Village, I was saddened that on my block I was the only one flying an American Flag flying on Memorial Day. Friday, June 14, is Flag Day, and I hope more people wil...
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Stop climate change
Dear Editor, While many excellent points have been made on the devastating effects of increasing cataclysmic storms and how to deal with them, the single most important advice that all Americans sh...
Jun 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 181 181 recommendations | email to a friend
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Libraries, not lawyers
Dear Editor, Mayor Bill de Blasio is proposing cutting $10.4 million from the city’s public libraries, including one in Park Slope that he often used. Those funds can be restored by diverting them ...
Jun 06, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 214 214 recommendations | email to a friend
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Keep the tests
Dear Editor, In the May 30th issue, dispatcher John Amato wrote that he felt scholastic testing was unnecessary and a burden to students. I vehemently disagree. Testing is necessary to confirm that...
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Terminal thoughts
Dear Editor, Recent news that the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has yet another series of plans for the 42nd Street bus terminal in Manhattan, including relocating to the Javits Center,...
Jun 06, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 220 220 recommendations | email to a friend
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On their own
Dear Editor, Since 2010, anti-abortion laws have forced the closure of 70 clinics in a dozen states. Missouri, Mississippi and North and South Dakota now have only one clinic in each state. What do...
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Inadequate words
Dear Editor, I went to the Memorial Day remembrances and parade, and I heard all the speeches by politicians and other dignitaries. They all meant well when they said that we should remember those ...
Jun 06, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 210 210 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wrong on rents
Dear Editor, Regarding Joseph's Strasburg's May 16th op-ed "Radical Rent Reform Is Not The Answer," as head of an organization representing 25,000 landlords, Mr. Strasburg expresses the views of hi...
May 29, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 224 224 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sick of bike lanes
Dear Editor, I am an environmentalist, and do my best to recycle and limit my water use, but all this talk about creating bicycle lanes here in the city is just not feasible. We are a crowed city a...
May 29, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 225 225 recommendations | email to a friend
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No to new NAFTA
Dear Editor, The United States, Mexico, Canada Agreement (USMCA) is the replacement of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). This agreement runs 1,800 pages and is laden with regulations...
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Too much testing
Dear Editor, Every year, elementary students across New York take state tests in math, reading and science, and high school students take Regents exams. All of this testing generally occurs between...
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