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NYC Bans Polystyrene Takeout Containers and Coffee Cups
Feb 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
Judge Upholds the 2013 Law Banning Polystyrene for Takeout Containers and Coffee Cups In 2019 restaurants must begin phasing polystyrene cups and containers out of use. This change is a result of a...
Has Your Loved One Been the Victim of Nursing Home Neglect?
Feb 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 144 144 recommendations | email to a friend
How Does Neglect Differ from Abuse? Finding out whether your parent, relative or friend has been the victim of nursing home neglect is vital for their wellbeing. Sadly, many elderly people are in s...
Matter of Van Patten—Undue Influence
Feb 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 139 139 recommendations | email to a friend
Probate Administration | Wrongful Actions There are certain basic legal requirements when a person transfers property, conveys a power of attorney or establishes a plan for the distribution of an e...
Legal Concerns for New York Restaurant Owners
Feb 14, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 152 152 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re opening a new restaurant in New York City or the surrounding area, there are certain legal requirements you must put in place. You will need to choose a business entity and get your licen...
Certain questions are taboo for employers to ask in a job interview. The most obvious ones are questions that could be regarded as discrimination. If you ask these types of questions, you could be held liable if a discrimination lawsuit is brought against you. Do not ask questions that intimate at anything to do with age, race, color, national origin or birthplace, religion, disability, genetic information, gender/sex or marital/family status/pregnancy. (EEOC)
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2019 Is Here with New Salary Thresholds The New York State overtime salary threshold draws the line between exempt salaried workers, who must be paid for overtime, and those non-exempt workers, who...
MASPETH,NY-BUYING A BRICK 2F. VS A FRAME 2F.
Feb 05, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 339 339 recommendations | email to a friend
COLLECTION OF OPINIONS BY BROKERS IN THE AREA. BUYER BEWARE! BIG DIFFERENCE WHEN BUYING AN OLD FRAME 2F. HOME, MAYBE 100 YEARS OLD BY NOW, AND OR BUYING A YOUNG BRICK 2 FAMILY HOUSE, ESPECIALLY IF ...
Trump supporters still in denial-Why?
Jan 25, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 631 631 recommendations | email to a friend
How many Americans   are Pro Trump today, January 25, 2019?   It is hard to imagine, whether those who are still supportive of Trump knowing all the evidence put out so far, like how many staffers ...
Leo Vadalà’s “Some Grief, Some Joy” Will Move The Reader...
Jan 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 574 574 recommendations | email to a friend
Review by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Historical fiction  is a literary genre in which the plot takes place in a setting located in the past. The term is commonly used as a synonym for the  historical n...
The Ever Changing World of Web Design & Websites
Jan 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 498 498 recommendations | email to a friend
A Brief Look Back and Look Forward at Websites It's a fact that the world of web design and websites is ever changing. New improvements in design and technology emerge all the time. Can you imagine...
How Important Is ADA Compliance for Your Website?
Jan 11, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 753 753 recommendations | email to a friend
ADA Non-Compliance and The Beyonce Website Lawsuit According to the   Hollywood Reporter , the lawsuit alleges that visually impaired users do not have equal access to the website’s products and se...

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Them Dems
Dear Editor: During Barack Obama’s 2008 presidential campaign, Michelle Obama stated, “we’re going to have to change our traditions, our history; we’re going to have to move into a different place ...
Oct 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 259 259 recommendations | email to a friend
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Poor planning
Dear Editor, Queens Boulevard used to be called the "Boulevard of Death,” but thanks to the implementation of the Select Bus Service (SBS) and all the changes to traffic patterns since November 201...
Oct 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 274 274 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trains still delayed
Dear Editor, In the papers recently are headlines about transit delays. Guess what? As I read through the September 20th edition of this paper and happened upon page 14's "Back in the Day," I read ...
Oct 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 288 288 recommendations | email to a friend
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GOP's low standards
Dear Editor, Some people who watched Brett Kavanaugh’s unhinged testimony to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday think that Kavanaugh does not have the judicial temperament to be on the Supr...
Oct 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 290 290 recommendations | email to a friend
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No evidence
Dear Editor, As reported in the The New Yorker on Sunday, a second woman Deborah Ramirez, a Yale student while Brett Kavanaugh was also there, came forward to claim sexual misconduct against him in...
Oct 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 263 263 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wright's Field
Dear Editor, Mets hero David Wright made his farewell to Citi Field on Saturday night. His fans, like myself, gave him a tribute last night that I don't think he will soon forget. Wright was a base...
Oct 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 267 267 recommendations | email to a friend
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Setting the record straight
Dear Editor, In “Albany sex harassment policy falls short” (Greenpoint Star – 9/13), the author editorializes on an important subject: improving state-wide sexual harassment policy. The matter had ...
Sep 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 267 267 recommendations | email to a friend
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Save NY, vote GOP
Dear Editor, The political landscape has drastically changed in this election. The Republican Party is carrying the torch against the radical progressive left that has taken over the Democrat Party...
Sep 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 285 285 recommendations | email to a friend
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Charter lesson
Dear Editor, Charles Sahm of the Manhattan Institute professes great appreciation for the value of civics education to our “battered democracy” (New York Post, “Make Students Pass Citizenship Test}...
Sep 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 284 284 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Wright stuff
Dear Editor, David Wright will play his final game on September 29 due to health problems. During his time with the Mets, he always gave 110 percent, and was respectful to the fans and the media. H...
Sep 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 283 283 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fast Forward slo-mo
Dear Editor, NYC Transit President Andy Byford's $37 billion, ten-year "MTA Fast Forward" proposal is little more than a fundraising prospectus for potential transportation investors. Assume the ne...
Sep 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 295 295 recommendations | email to a friend
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False facts
Dear Editor, As a constituent of Councilman Rory Lancman, I was shocked by his comments during a meeting held by the Kew Gardens Hills Civic Association over the future of Rikers Island. During a h...
Sep 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 293 293 recommendations | email to a friend
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Winning coverage
Dear Editor, Game, set, match to the coverage of the 2018 US Open in the pages of the Ledger/Star Newspaper Group. From pre-event highlighting of the pilot program featuring nightly tours of Downto...
Sep 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 301 301 recommendations | email to a friend
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Notable omission
Dear Editor: Damien Chazelle's movie "First Man" is the story of the moon landing. A number of people who have viewed the film have noted that there is no moonshot scene that specifically reenacts ...
Sep 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 274 274 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cuomo's toll
Dear Editor, Now that the second span will open, motorists and taxpayers have more reason to be concerned regarding how Governor Andrew Cuomo will find several billion dollars to pay for constructi...
Sep 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 293 293 recommendations | email to a friend
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