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Can a City Court Judge Sue the Chief Judge of the State Court System for Disability Discrimination?
Jul 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
In a word – Yes. White Plains City Court Judge Elizabeth Schollenberger A City Court Judge in White Plains   filed a lawsuit 1   against the Chief Judge and the Administrative Judge of the New York...
Different Causes and Types of Bicycle Accidents in New York
Jul 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Some of the Most Common Causes of Bicycle Accidents Many different types of bicycle accidents occur in Queens, Manhattan and Nassau County. These are heavily populated areas, and there are numerous...
What Employers Should Know About Time Off to Vote
Jul 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
The NY State Legislature Passed an Election Law Time off to vote for employees was part of the legislation that the NY State Legislature passed in April of 2019. The name of the law is the   New Yo...
Regions of Italy seen through portraits, costumes and biographies at the Garibaldi Meucci Museum!
Jul 22, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
By Tiziano Thomas Dossena Great innovative exhibit at the Garibaldi Meucci Museum thanks to artist William John Castello, writer Marianna Biazzo Randazzo, and OSDIA Trustee Maryanne Prince. This ex...
Legacy Plumbing Mesa
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Mesa Plumber  guy's turn up in time, they're friendly and they clean up after themselves! You can trust us. Our plumbing experience helps us to give you quick service. Legacy Plumbing Mesa provide ...
Safety Tips to Avoid Motorcycle Accidents
Jul 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 492 492 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Motorcycle Accidents Attorney Motorcycle accidents frequently become high profile in summer newscasts. With more cars and motorcycles on the road, accidents tend to rise. For this reason, ...
New York City’s Ban on Discrimination for Sexual and Reproductive Health Decisions
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What Does This New Protected Class Mean for NYC Employers? New York City passed legislation that bans discrimination for sexual and reproductive health decisions. While New York City has some of th...
Why Working Off the Clock Can Be a Liability
Jul 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 899 899 recommendations | email to a friend
Working off the clock can be problematic for an employer. One reason is that time clocks or time sheets exist to document an employee’s work hours. When workers do not punch in, the book keeping of...
What Types of Swimming Pool Injuries and Accidents Can Occur?
Jul 10, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1181 1181 recommendations | email to a friend
Avoiding Accidents at Swimming Pools Swimming pool injuries most frequently occur when the weather is hot. During the summertime in particular, going for a swim has been a favorite pastime. Althoug...
Bikini Baristas – Constitutional Law and Female Anatomy Over Coffee
Jul 10, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 547 547 recommendations | email to a friend
The City of Everett, Washington, got very upset with the so called “Bikini Baristas”, and passed local laws which criminalized the clothing they wear as “lewd conduct”, and enacted a dress code for...

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RIP Judge Brown
Dear Editor, District Attorney Richard Brown was a legal giant and an icon in Queens. He was a dedicated public servant who fought hard for the people of the borough. Brown changed the way prosecut...
May 08, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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One more tax reform
Dear Editor, Regarding Victor Maltsev's April 16th letter "SALT-y talk," critics of the recent tax reforms that they only benefit the rich isn't true. As a retiree living on a fixed income, I'm har...
Apr 30, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
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End Social Security
Dear Editor, The Social Security system as established is unsustainable. Three Texas counties opted out of Social Security over 30 years ago by creating personal retirement accounts, and they have ...
Apr 30, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
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Help a veteran
Dear Editor, On average, 22 military veterans kill themselves everyday. I served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam era and suffered from depression and tried to commit suicide while homeless afte...
Apr 30, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 118 118 recommendations | email to a friend
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Open for business
Dear Editor, On behalf of the Queens Chamber of Commerce, I want to publicly thank State Senator Joe Addabbo and Assemblywoman Stacey Pheffer Amato for their hard work and partnership in eliminatin...
Apr 25, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 143 143 recommendations | email to a friend
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Census count
Dear Editor, A severe undercount in the 2020 Census would dramatically reduce the amount of federal funding New York receives for a range of critical programs delivered by nonprofits, jeopardizing ...
Apr 25, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
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Party time
Dear Editor, When our forefathers wrote the Constitution, they never anticipated political parties. Their idea was that states would elect representatives from a group of qualified individuals who ...
Apr 25, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weather prep
Dear Editor, As spring fades into summer, what will Mother Nature have in store for our region? It is a good idea to stock up on batteries and flashlights should power go out due to storms. Also, i...
Apr 25, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
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No degree for Al
Dear Editor, As a CUNY graduate (Queens College, 1962), I'm appalled by Medgar Evers College's proposal to grant an honorary doctorate to Reverend Al Sharpton. The Medgar Evers campus is located in...
Apr 16, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 160 160 recommendations | email to a friend
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Release the docs
Dear editor, It is essential that Americans know the truth about what has been going on regarding the investigations begun by the FBI and continued by Special Counsel Robert Mueller. We know that M...
Apr 16, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 143 143 recommendations | email to a friend
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SALT-y talk
Dear Editor, As we all know, the Trump administration’s tax reform reduced the tax rates, eliminated the deduction of state and local taxes (SALT), and increased the standard deductions. The elimin...
Apr 16, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 140 140 recommendations | email to a friend
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In moderation
Dear Editor, The recent passing of South Carolina senator Fritz Hollings reminded me of other moderate Democratic senators, such as Washington's Scoop Jackson, Georgia's Sam Nunn, Connecticut's Jos...
Apr 16, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 181 181 recommendations | email to a friend
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Apology needed
Dear Editor, Congresswoman Ilhan Omar referring to the attacks on 9/11 as "some people did something" is appalling. I wonder if the congresswoman knew or lost someone on 9/11? About a week after th...
Apr 16, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 185 185 recommendations | email to a friend
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Congestion taxing
Dear Editor, The plan to tax cars entering Manhattan below 60th street is nonsense. Congestion in any place is self-adjusting. Only a limited number of cars can fit in any particular place, and whe...
Apr 10, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 190 190 recommendations | email to a friend
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Homeless vets
Dear Editor, There are many homeless veterans on Long Island and in the city, and there are a number of reasons. Some are living on the streets because of extreme shortage of affordable housing, la...
Apr 10, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 208 208 recommendations | email to a friend
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