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SPRING SAFETY TIPS FOR MOTORISTS, PEDESTRIANS AND BICYCLISTS
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
As the weather warms up, people take to the road and want to spend more time outdoors. In particular, an increasing number of bicyclists and pedestrians join the thoroughfares, and motorists need t...
Employee Salary Histories
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
Can Employers Ask Employees About their Salary History? On May 4, 2017, the New York City Council passed a bill that limited what an employer can ask job candidates about their salary history, comp...
What Employers Should Know About the New York Women’s Equality Act
Apr 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Clarifications for Employers for Women in the Workplace In June of 2014, the Governor Andrew Cuomo of New York signed amendments to the New York State Human Rights Law, which bolstered civil rights...
Wish You Had a Case Against Harvey Weinstein? Maybe Not
Apr 05, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
The parent company of Weinstein Co.filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Delaware on March 20, 2018. Before that, Eric Schneiderman, the New York Attorney General, had filed a lawsuit again...
How Does the New York Compassionate Care Act Affect Employers?
Apr 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
The New York Compassionate Care Act (NYCCA) protects patients who are certified to use medical marijuana from being subject to criminal or civil marijuana charges. We live in an age where some stat...
MORE ABOUT EMPLOYEE WAGE DEDUCTIONS
Mar 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 400 400 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans As an employer, have you ever wondered if a wage deduction you made was legal? New York Labor Law establishes what is legal and what is not for wage deductions. If you have que...
RESTAURANT INDUSTRY: FAQS ABOUT TIPS
Mar 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 385 385 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans Owners in the restaurant industry often have questions about tips. As a restaurant owner, it’s important to know your rights and responsibilities regarding tips so you can avoi...
A Renaissance Woman In New York City. Interview With LindaAnn LoSchiavo
Mar 18, 2018 | 2 2 comments | 621 621 recommendations | email to a friend
  An interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena She is the optimal example of a  Renaissance woman  and a  New Yorker  combined: humble but determined, soft spoken but direct, with a genial attitude not u...
Can Your Family Have Access to Your E-Mail after Your Death?
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 917 917 recommendations | email to a friend
In today's electronic world, the idea of property has changed dramatically. In the past, when you were putting together an estate plan, the only intangible property that might be a part of it was c...
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Settles $1.3 Million for Construction Worker Injury Prior to Trial
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 882 882 recommendations | email to a friend
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP successfully negotiated a $1.3 million settlement for a 41 year-old Asian male construction worker, who was injured while performing asbestos removal work at an upsta...

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Hochul, Crowley tour Grand Avenue small businesses
Chamber leaders working on starting BID in Maspeth
Aug 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (8/21/17-8/27/17)
Monday, Aug. 21 Alberto Sanchez was arrested at 64-25 Palmetto Street for criminal trespassing by Officer Cappellano. Yenenia Larios was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for third-degree assault by...
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Elected officials dedicate restored Women’s Plaza
Site was once home to statue that stirred controversy
Aug 23, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
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Congressman proposes tax credit bill for renters
Legislation would also benefit public housing residents
Aug 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 118 118 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (8/14/17-8/20/17)
Monday, Aug. 14 Jasen A. Plasencia was arrested at 79th Avenue and Cypress Avenue for aggravated unlicensed operator by Officer Zbikowski. Jose Hernandez was arrested at 78-69 81st Street for crimi...
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State lawmakers push “ParentPatrol” app
Seek to protect kids in local parks
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 132 132 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local teen achieves rank of Eagle Scout
Troop 45 in Woodside will honor him in October
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens senator, advocates push for bail reform
Effort spurred by the long saga of the Pedro Hernandez case
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (7/7/17-7/13/17)
Monday, Aug. 7 Kristin Kreytalk was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for aggravated harassment by Detective Lodato. Pedro Rivera was arrested at 66-26 Metropolitan Avenue for petit larceny by Offic...
Aug 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community, 104th precinct connect at National Night Out
Thousands of residents streamed into Juniper Valley Park in Middle Village on Tuesday for the annual National Night Out Against Crime. The event, celebrated across the country, is designed to bring...
Aug 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 112 112 recommendations | email to a friend
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Commercial corridors to receive new sanitation services
More street maintenance, garbage basket pickups
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Comptroller lays out “steps forward” on Calamus Avenue
After meeting with Calamus Avenue residents and touring property damage last month, Comptroller Scott Stringer has followed up on the project with the Department of Design and Construction (DDC). I...
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (7/31/17-8/6/17)
Monday, July 31 Daniel Echevarria was arrested at 78th Avenue and 73rd Place for unauthorized use of vehicle by Officer Shoy. James O. Rivera was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for criminal conte...
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Construction underway to renovate 61st Street park
Parks Commissioner Mitchell Silver joined Borough President Melinda Katz and Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer at Woodside’s Big Bush Park last Tuesday to break ground on a $1.8 million reconstruction pr...
Aug 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gillibrand, Meng discuss national issues at town hall
Gillibrand says she disapproves of IDC in State Senate
Aug 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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