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Weinstein Misconduct Leads to Investigation of the Weinstein Company
Nov 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 260 260 recommendations | email to a friend
Do You Have Harassment Issues in Your Company? The New York Times broke the story on October 5 th about Harvey Weinstein’s sexual harassment of actresses. That led to a criminal investigation, and ...
Your Right to Death Benefits in a Workers' Compensation Case
Nov 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 292 292 recommendations | email to a friend
You Have a Right to Pursue Death Benefits When a Family Member is Killed on the Job Under the New York workers' compensation laws, when you are hurt on the job or contract an illness because of exp...
Roofing 102: Installing A Flat Roof in 10 Steps
Nov 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1199 1199 recommendations | email to a friend
Welcome to roofing 102. Today we will be teaching your how to install flat roofing in 10 steps. So to all those do it yourself handy man types; This one goes out to you. 1. Your home is a valuable ...
Solar Tax Credits For Dummies: Learn How To Save A Ton Of Money
Nov 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 328 328 recommendations | email to a friend
When a resident or business goes solar, they may be eligible for solar tax credits and incentives which can make going solar a bargain. Solar energy systems use solar panels to sell power back to t...
HOW COOPERATION AMONG VARIOUS LIONS DISTRICTS BROUGHT HELP TO HURRICANE VICTIMS.
Nov 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 355 355 recommendations | email to a friend
  Article by Tiziano Thomas Dossena As soon as hurricane Harvey hit Texas,  Suzzanne Piccolo , Governor of the Lions District 20K2 for Nassau County and Bermuda, started making phone calls. At firs...
Frequently Asked Questions about Work-Related Repetitive Stress Injuries
Nov 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 389 389 recommendations | email to a friend
Frequently Asked Questions about Work-Related Repetitive Stress Injuries Answers to Common Questions about Non-Traumatic Injuries Sustained in the Workplace Though many job-related injuries are cau...
Asbestos Exposure on the Job
Nov 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Addressing Your Concerns about Potential Injury or Illness Due to Work-Related Asbestos Exposure For decades, many builders and manufacturers in the United States incorporated asbestos into a wide ...
Washington Post Settles Age and Discrimination Lawsuit
Nov 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 393 393 recommendations | email to a friend
Washington Post Settles Age and Discrimination Lawsuit Posted on   October 27, 2017 by   sdhans The Washington Post recently settled a lawsuit filed by former advertising executive David DeJesus. W...
Money Saving Winter Roofing Tips- Spot Out Faulty Gutters Yourself
Oct 31, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 1651 1651 recommendations | email to a friend
A good roof is perhaps one of the most important investments a homeowner can make. Any good investment requires good maintenance. One of the most crucial factors in upholding a roofing system is th...
Trying To Walk Like A Man; The Chris Wiehl Playbook.
Oct 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 416 416 recommendations | email to a friend
Interviews with the two authors.     Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Christopher Wiehl is an American-born actor and filmmaker.  A native of Yakima, Washington, Chris graduated from the Univers...

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Brent O’Leary, Hunters Point Civic Association
Brent O’Leary started the Hunters Point Civic Association six years ago as a way for neighbors to care for the community’s quality of life. “We fight for more schools, safety issues in the neighbor...
Sep 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 252 252 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nancy A. Ruhling, Astoria Characters
You’ll often find her sitting at the Astor Bake Shop, interviewing subjects or writing her latest profile on an interesting Astoria resident. Since 2009, Nancy A. Ruhling has been telling stories a...
Sep 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 248 248 recommendations | email to a friend
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Suzanne Quint, Love Our Pool
Suzanne Quint moved to Brooklyn three years ago, and she’s already involved in civic and community affairs. Quint, now a DUMBO resident, helped form the community group Love Our Pool: Families Unit...
Aug 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 233 233 recommendations | email to a friend
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George Finley, NY Communities for Change
At a recent rally opposing a project that would redevelop the Bedford Union Armory into mixed-use residential housing by a “shady developer,” George Finley was standing front and center. “It’s trea...
Aug 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 224 224 recommendations | email to a friend
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Elizabeth Hulsen, 94th Precinct Community Council
Elizabeth Hulsen is a lifelong Greenpoint resident. Referred to by most as “Betty,” Hulsen has lived in the Brooklyn neighborhood for nearly all her life. Now at 77 years old, she’s serving her com...
Aug 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 225 225 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ajmain Hossain, Richmond Hill Resident
On opening day for the new Apple store in Williamsburg, 17-year-old Ajmain Hossain walked in looking for a new charger. His family was about to go on vacation, and he was already going to Brooklyn ...
Aug 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 209 209 recommendations | email to a friend
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Debbie Hootam, Investors Branch Manager
Investors Bank recently opened up its newest branch in Greenpoint, marking the 15th location they have in Brooklyn. Leading the branch is Debbie Hootam, who was born in Guyana and raised in East Fl...
Jul 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 221 221 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rachel Nager, Brooklyn Legal Services Corp. A
With the rapid change and development going on in Brooklyn, tenants have often faced mounting pressures and even illegal harassment from landlords. That’s when Rachel Nager, a staff attorney with B...
Jul 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 224 224 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jason Ferreira, Foodtown Supermarket
Foodtown Supermarket, located at 76-10 37th Avenue, is a community staple in Jackson Heights. Originally a Shop Wise market, it was taken over by the family of Jason Ferreira in 1997. They started ...
Jul 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 223 223 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tony D., Williamsburg Native
On the opening day of the McCarren Park Pool, Tony D. was lining up among the swarming teenagers who were ready to take a break from the heat. But unlike the rest of the hundreds of locals on line,...
Jul 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 229 229 recommendations | email to a friend
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Johnny Perez, Urban Justice Center
If going to prison is bad, serving time in solitary confinement is even worse, especially the effects it has on a person’s mental health. Johnny Perez, 37, spent 13 years in jail, including three i...
Jun 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 227 227 recommendations | email to a friend
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Carlo Scissura, Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce
Like many New Yorkers, Carlo Scissura was born to immigrant parents. His parents came from Italy and settled in Bensonhurst, where they opened up a restaurant. Scissura said he remembers working at...
Jun 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 225 225 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lara Beaty, LaGuardia Community College
The ongoing battle between the Professional Staff Congress (PSC), the union representing CUNY faculty and staff, and elected officials in Albany has affected many people. Perhaps none are hurt more...
Jun 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 226 226 recommendations | email to a friend
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Father Kavungal Davy, St. Anthony-St. Alphonsus Church
At 6 a.m., Father Kavungal Davy, pastor for St. Anthony-St. Alphonsus Church in Greenpoint, wakes up to go for a morning run. Having grown up in a village in India, Davy is used to a lot of fresh a...
Jun 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 218 218 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jimmy Heath, Jazz Musician
Few people in the world can say they’ve played music with jazz legends Louis Armstrong and Dizzy Gillespie, but that rings true for longtime Corona resident Jimmy Heath. Heath, an NEA Jazz Master h...
Jun 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 226 226 recommendations | email to a friend
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