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SO WHAT’S THE DEAL WITH OVERTIME AND WHY AREN’T I GETTING IT?
May 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 314 314 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: The Van De Water Law Firm, P.C. Overtime Pay in New York Many employees in New York are eligible for overtime pay if they work more than 40 hours per week. Unless an employee has a job that...
Should You Hire Interns?
May 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 338 338 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Laws that Govern Paid and Unpaid Interns Some businesses hire interns or take on unpaid interns. This may seem like a good idea, and the costs of paying an intern are usually less than a r...
Statistics Tell the Story of Why Texting While Driving Causes Accidents
May 22, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 427 427 recommendations | email to a friend
by John Fazzini   Statistics Tell the Story of Why Texting While Driving Causes Accidents Forty-eight states (all except Missouri and Montana) have banned texting while driving for all drivers. Mis...
What Does Your Geographic Location Have to Do with SEO?
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 576 576 recommendations | email to a friend
Location Based Marketing When you do a search, what do you type into the search box? Well, it depends on what you’re searching. If you’re going to purchase something from an online store, you proba...
Tips to Prevent Bicycle Accidents in the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn and Long Island
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 535 535 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Safety Prevention for Bike Riding New York City has numerous bicycles on the road, and as time goes along, the number continues to increase. The   DOH (Departmen...
Preventing Swimming Pool Injuries
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 539 539 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP   What Are the Risks for Swimming Pool Injuries? As warmer weather arrives, swimming pools become a favorite form of recreation for people across the country. Ho...
Biometrics and Employee Identification
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 498 498 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans New York City Has Proposed a Biometrics Privacy Law Biometrics is a new technology identification system being used by a variety of industries for various purposes. The primary...
What is the Gender Expression Non-Discrimination Act (GENDA)?
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 505 505 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans New York Passed GENDA in January, 2019 With the passage of GENDA, LGBTQ youth and transgender individuals have protection against discrimination and harassment based on New Yor...
#MeTOO? A Guide to What Exactly Constitutes Sexual Harassment in New York
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
As brought to light during the course of the #MeToo movement, it is illegal to harass an employee or even a job applicant in New York State due to that person’s sex or gender.  However, some of the...
A Vietnam Veterans wish for this Memorial Day 2019
May 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 561 561 recommendations | email to a friend
Photos Of The Vietnam War: The Real Story   David Ralph Retuya The Vietnam War is one of the most bloody and controversial wars in U.S history. To stop the rapid spread of the Soviet political infl...

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R.I.P. McCain
Dear Editor, It is so very sad we have lost Senator John McCain. The former POW served for decades in the Senate, and many called him a maverick Republican, but in my book he did what had to be don...
Aug 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 403 403 recommendations | email to a friend
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D.C. & the MTA
Dear Editor, There continues to be good news from Washington concerning real financial support for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. The MTA receives over $1.3 billion annually year from t...
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R.I.P. McCain II
Dear Editor, Senator John McCain was a fighter right until the very end. He accepted his diagnosis of brain cancer, but did not let that deter him from continuing to live his life. He was truly a b...
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Voters decide
Dear Editor, Regardless of political beliefs, there are constants within the foundation of our national identity. One is the Oath of Office members of Congress swear to: “I do solemnly swear that I...
Aug 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 405 405 recommendations | email to a friend
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Misguided?
Dear Editor, The new NFL season starts just where the last one left off, with players disrespecting our National Anthem and angering viewers. Why don't NFL protesters take a knee for the many peopl...
Aug 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 424 424 recommendations | email to a friend
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Space case
Dear Editor, With America being devastated by nationwide flooding, wildfires destroying California, and record-setting heatwaves caused by the "Chinese hoax" of global warming, people are criticizi...
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If a tree falls...
Dear Editor, As a resident of Fresh Meadows, I am very concerned about what is happening to our trees after all of this recent heavy rain, which has totaled nearly a foot since mid-July. Over the l...
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Come in peace?
Dear Editor, The Trump Administration wants a Space Force, with Vice President Michael Pence warning that Russia and China have already militarized the final frontier. We need to protect the homela...
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Tickled green
Meghan Sackman's recent article on a new bill to promote spread of green rooftops brought a smile to my face. I recalled the look on the faces of the Queens Borough Board over a decade ago when I p...
Aug 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 400 400 recommendations | email to a friend
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Begging for help
Dear Editor, There has been an upswing of panhandling in Glen Oaks recently, seemingly without any results from elected officials. On August 1 at 2:30 p.m., a teenager was approached by a mentally-...
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Begging for help II
Dear Editor, While in Glen Oaks Village shopping the other day, an aggressive panhandler asked me for money and wouldn't take no for an answer. Luckily, a security guard was walking by and the man ...
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It takes balls
Dear Editor, Kudos to the Brooklyn Nets. As part of a summer outreach program, the organizations will be going to community courts in the borough giving away basketballs to the kids. Called "The Bo...
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‘Gerry’-rigged
Dear Editor, Dispatcher Edward Riecks recently pointed out that the Democratic Party has suffered over 1,100 losses nationwide, but his statement that the reason is "the party has moved too far to ...
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‘Storm’ und drang
Dear Editor, The line of thunderstorms that rolled through our area on Tuesday evening packed quite a powerful punch. Three people were struck by lightning, two in Flushing Meadows Park and one in ...
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Progressive? Regressive!
Dear Editor, What else is Mayor Bill de Blasio going to do with his progressive agenda? First, he put in bike lanes on Queens Boulevard, which no one wanted except the bicyclists, taking up valuabl...
Aug 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 379 379 recommendations | email to a friend
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