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What Does It Mean to Be Classified as “Permanently Partially Disabled”?
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
When you have been hurt on the job, there are typically four different ways your injury can be classified: Temporary partial disability—something that is short-term and does not prevent you from be...
Tesla Fatal Car Crash: NTSB Reveals Need for Safeguards
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigated the Tesla fatal car crash that occurred in May of 2016. The Tesla semi-automated car driven by Joshua Brown crashed into a tractor-trail...
NYC Department of Transportation Sued for Racial Discrimination
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
This summer the NYC Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) faced a lawsuit for racial discrimination. The Acting Manhattan U.S. Attorney filed a lawsuit that alleged a pattern of racial discriminati...
Overtime Myths in the Restaurant Industry
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 218 218 recommendations | email to a friend
Overtime myths can circulate in any line of work, and the restaurant industry is no exception. Some of the most prevalent myths deal with wages and overtime. As an employer, it is vital that you do...
Do You Need a Witness to a Workplace Accident?
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by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Oct 10, 2017   |   Workers Compensation Attorneys   |   0 comments In New Jersey, if you’ve been injured on the job, you have a right to seek benefits to cover your d...
Don’t Accept Business as Usual—Let Us Help You Get the Compensation You Deserve
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 231 231 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Oct 6, 2017   |   blog ,   Queens Workers Comp Attorneys ,   Workers Compensation Attorneys When you’ve been injured on the job, you are entitled to seek disability b...
The Diverse Culture in Queens Extends to Its Restaurants, Too!!
Sep 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 605 605 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s no secret that the borough of Queens is one of the most ethnically diverse communities anywhere on the planet. For anyone who loves great food and wants to try something different, it’s a virt...
Something You May Not Have Known about Queens
Sep 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 142 142 recommendations | email to a friend
  A:   The borough derived its name from the Portuguese princess Catherine of Braganza, who was the queen of England when Queens as founded in 1683. Explorers and colonists had been in the area, th...
How Does Your Lawyer Get Paid in a Workers’ Compensation Case?
Sep 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 647 647 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Sep 20, 2017   |   Workers Compensation Attorneys ,   Workers Compensation Claims Attorney New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Whe...
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by Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP | Sep 20, 2017 | Blog , Crane Accidents Crane accidents in the construction industry are relatively common, and this is because of the inherent dangers involved wi...

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104th Precinct Police Blotter (4/10/17-4/16/17)
Monday, Apr. 10 Nicholas Paltoo was arrested at Woodbine Street and Fairview Avenue for aggravated unlicensed operator by Officer Oswald. Jeremy Ramos was arrested at Cooper Avenue and Metropolitan...
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King remembers fallen teammate as NFL Draft looms
Queens native has worked out with Jets and Giants
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The New York Knicks: Chaos, Dysfunction & Ineptitude At Its Finest
Following another disastrous season from the New York Knicks, 31-51 to be exact and the fourth consecutive year without a trip to the postseason, I guess you could say I was fascinated to hear what...
Apr 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Locals stack Barclays card
For Barclays Center, the April 22nd Showtime boxing card is nearly perfect. On the main card, Puerto Rican-born Brooklyn native Amanda Serrano (31-1-1, 23 KO) takes center-stage, and she happens to...
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CB5 committee skeptical on mayor’s new homeless plan
Community board members question validity of city data
Apr 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crowley gives students the power to spend $2.2M
Students across District 30 are getting a say in how capital funding is spent thanks to an innovative participatory budgeting program launched this year by Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley. “When we ...
Apr 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Stan's students earns hundreds of thousands in scholarships
Students from the Class of 2017 at St. Stanislaus Kostka in Maspeth have been accepted to several of the city's top high schools, including Bronx Science, Brooklyn Tech, Dominican Academy, Holy Cro...
Apr 11, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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City unveils spray shower design for Juniper Valley Park
Parks Department officials released the final design of the future sprinkler system at Juniper Valley Park last Thursday afternoon. The $2 million project, funded by Borough President Melinda Katz,...
Apr 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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New leadership at St. Stan’s values education, Catholic presence
Monsignor Joseph Calise and Father Edward Doran are the new leadership at St. Stanislaus and Transfiguration parishes in Maspeth. Earlier this year, Calise stepped down from his pastorship at Our L...
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Board 5 to meet on April 12
Community Board 5 will hold its monthly public hearing and meeting on Wednesday, April 12, at 7:30 p.m. at Christ the King High School, 68-02 Metropolitan Avenue in Middle Village. It will include ...
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (3/27/17-4/2/17)
Monday, March 27 Gonzalo Almachi was arrested at Wyckoff Avenue and Covert Street for driving while intoxicated by Officer Maksimick. Eric Holmes was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for third-degr...
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Elected officials lead rally for women’s rights
For the past five years, Councilwoman Karen Koslowitz has hosted an annual Women’s History Month Celebration to honor local women involved in fields such as education, politics and business. This y...
Mar 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maspeth celebrates 375th birthday
Elected officials, community leaders and local residents gathered at Maspeth Federal Savings on Tuesday to celebrate the 375th birthday of Maspeth. Kenneth Rudzewick, former president and CEO of Ma...
Mar 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (3/20/17-3/26/17)
Monday, March 20 Terrence M. Taylor was arrested at Decatur Street and Wyckoff Avenue for aggravated unlicensed operator by officer Defreitas. Angelo Sanchez was arrested at 69-05 Myrtle Avenue for...
Mar 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 176 176 recommendations | email to a friend
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How Two Maspeth Residents Brought Life to a Much Needed Part of Maspeth
In a quest to beautify a part of Maspeth that needs some TLC, Lou Selamaj and Richard Adamiak opened The Maspeth Pizza House, a popular new brick oven pizza bar and grill.
Mar 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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