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What Does It Mean to Be Classified as “Permanently Partially Disabled”?
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 151 151 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 | 119 119 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 | 122 122 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 | 299 299 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
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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 | 709 709 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 | 688 688 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 (5/29/17-6/11/17)
Monday, May 29 Melvin Clinton was arrested at 60th Lane and 60th Road for unlicensed operator by Officer Maksimiuk. Michael Vicni was arrested at 63-17 53rd Drive for third-degree assault by Office...
Jun 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
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June is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month
Everyone who has a brain is at risk to develop Alzheimer’s, the sixth-leading cause of death in the United States and the only cause of death among the top 10 in America that cannot be prevented, c...
Jun 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Symphony Orchestra Headlines Friday Concert in Maspeth
The Queens Symphony Orchestra will perform Friday, June 9th at 7:30pm at Maspeth Federal Savings Bank parking lot on 69th Street and Grand Avenue. The free concert will celebrate 375 years of Maspe...
Jun 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Late civic activist honored with street co-naming
Dorothy Neary spent eight decades looking after her Woodside community. Last Saturday, the neighborhood honored the civic activist’s life with a street renaming ceremony. Neary passed away in Novem...
Jun 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
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Students, pol rally to restore after-school funding cuts
Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley joined Ridgewood students and leaders from the Greater Ridgewood Youth Council last Friday to demand the city restore funding cuts to elementary after-school programs...
Jun 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 122 122 recommendations | email to a friend
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Show the culmination of senior art class
Display work in exhibit at Maspeth Town Hall
Jun 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Penelope infrastructure project to finish by next June
More than a dozen Middle Village residents attended last Wednesday’s informational meeting about the Penelope Avenue combined sewer and water main project. At the meeting, representatives from the ...
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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Students plant flowers ahead of parade
Dozens of pre-kindergarten students from Maspeth Town Hall helped plant flowers at Maspeth Memorial Park last Wednesday morning ahead of the weekend’s Memorial Day parade. They were accompanied by ...
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Memorial Day Parade honors 75th anniversary of USO
Hundreds of Maspeth residents attended the annual Maspeth Memorial Day Parade on Sunday afternoon. This year, the parade honored the 75th anniversary of the United Service Organizations. The parade...
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nearly 2,000 attend Queens Chamber expo
Over 1,800 attendees and 150 vendors were part of the Queens Chamber of Commerce's Business Expo at Citi Field last Wednesday. Tamara Lajara, director of sales, marketing and business development a...
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol asks for community input on light rail
Line would run from Jamaica to Long Island City
May 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 126 126 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (5/15/17-5/21-17)
Monday, May 15 Konrad R. Wiktorzak was arrested at 60-78 69th Place for menacing by Officer Ziman. Ming Fang Chen was arrested at 52-54 73rd Street for criminal mischief by Office Capaee. Anthony T...
May 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 134 134 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle Village Prep parents organize to take on Brooklyn Diocese
Christ the King files injunction to stop court decision
May 23, 2017 | 5 5 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maspeth High softball team helps beautify fields
Two weeks ago, the girls softball team from Maspeth High School was at Juniper Valley Park in Middle Village to beautify the park’s fields. The girls use Juniper Valley Park as their home field. Ac...
May 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Blvd. redesign gets the green light
Four months after holding a Safety Workshop in Rego Park, the Department of Transportation’s redesign plans for Queens Boulevard was approved in a 24-3 vote by Community Board 6. While the city hav...
May 18, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 130 130 recommendations | email to a friend
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