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What Are Your Attorney Fees in a Workers’ Compensation Case?
Jan 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
In the aftermath of a work-related injury, one of your primary concerns is finances. You may be uncertain about how you’ll meet your financial obligations and you don’t want any unnecessary expense...
Can I Collect Workers’ Compensation if I’ve Had the Same Injury Before?
Jan 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
When you’ve had a workplace injury, one of your primary goals will be to get healthy enough to return to work. Of course, once you’ve suffered an injury, there’s always the risk that you’ll reinjur...
Sexual Harassment in the Workplace: Investigation
Jan 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
How Should You Conduct Harassment Investigations? It is vital to conduct an investigation as soon as possible when an employer receives a complaint of sexual harassment (or any other type of discri...
HOW TO PROTECT YOUR SMALL BUSINESS AGAINST SEXUAL HARASSMENT
Jan 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
Q&A that Applies to Sexual Harassment in Small Business Environments If you are a small business owner, you may wonder how to protect your small business from sexual harassment and resulting claims...
W.O.R.K.S Little League 2018 Registration
Jan 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 209 209 recommendations | email to a friend
W.O.R.K.S. Little League is pleased to announce registration dates for our Spring 2018 season. W.O.R.K.S. Little League (Formerly Rich-Haven Little League) has been serving the communities of Richm...
Frequently Asked Questions about Mesothelioma in the Workplace
Dec 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 278 278 recommendations | email to a friend
Addressing Your Concerns about Work-Related Mesothelioma According to research, as many as 3,000 people in the United States are diagnosed with Mesothelioma every year. The only known cause of Meso...
Answers to Common Questions about Cancer Caused by Work Exposure to Asbestos
Dec 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 231 231 recommendations | email to a friend
For decades, many workers in New York have been exposed to asbestos in the workplace. It’s now clear that asbestos exposure can lead to certain types of cancer, as well as other physical maladies. ...
Driving Tips for Winter Weather
Dec 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 268 268 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Driving in winter weather can be a challenge and understanding some basic ideas about how to drive on ice or in snow can help prevent accidents. Treacherous wint...
WHAT WOULD RAISING THE MINIMUM WAGE MEAN FOR THE RESTAURANT INDUSTRY?
Dec 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 238 238 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans Most people assume that restaurant workers would be thrilled about a raise in the minimum wage, but that restaurant owners would not be in favor of it. An interesting situation...
Protecting Your Rights during an Insurance Company Medical Examination
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 362 362 recommendations | email to a friend
When you have been hurt on the job, and have filed a workers’ compensation claim, it’s pretty common that the workers’ compensation insurance provider will require that you submit to a medical exam...

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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 ...
Apr 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 172 172 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Apr 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 166 166 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 69 69 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 | 61 61 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 | 178 178 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 | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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QCH immigration services spike amidst concerns
With the current political climate, Queens Community House immigration specialist Carmen Gutierrez has been busy. Gutierrez, who has worked as a paralegal and immigration specialist for 23 years, i...
Mar 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 192 192 recommendations | email to a friend
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City to expedite sewer construction on Calamus Avenue
Residents living along Calamus Avenue will only have to suffer potholes, loud construction and bus detours for nine more months. Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley announced that the timeline for a sew...
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crowley kicks off participatory budgeting week
Offers unique opportunity for students this year
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 190 190 recommendations | email to a friend
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Helen Marshall remembered for spirit, stellar career
On Sunday, hundreds of friends, family and colleagues celebrated the life and legacy of former Queens borough president Helen Marshall at the Helen Marshall Cultural Center in Borough Hall. Marshal...
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 174 174 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (3/6/17-3/19/17)
Monday, March 6 Gjergj Beribashi was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for menacing by Detective Lodato. Maria V. Espada was arrested at 60-36 Myrtle Avenue for petit larceny by Office Malik. Hiddek...
Mar 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 186 186 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodside school to remove classroom trailers
Special ed students to relocate to LIC building
Mar 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 152 152 recommendations | email to a friend
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CB5 supports historic designation for reservoir
Community Board 5 voted unanimously to support adding the Ridgewood Reservoir to the National Register of Historic Places at its monthly board meeting last week. “It puts another layer of protectio...
Mar 13, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 190 190 recommendations | email to a friend
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Juniper Valley Park to undergo several renovations
Spray showers, athletic fields to be improved
Mar 09, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
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Transit experts share insight on city streetcar projects
BQX panel features rail leaders from around the country
Mar 08, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
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