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Register Now for Fall Dance in Forest Hills!
Sep 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 597 597 recommendations | email to a friend
The fall session of children's dance classes at the Commonpoint Queens Central Queens School of Dance begins this Sunday, September 15. Space is still available in our Sunday Ballet/Tap class for 5...
Elevator Accident: New York Premises Liability Law
Sep 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
Tragic Elevator Accident from a Legal Perspective A fatal elevator accident occurred at a 23-story Manhattan apartment building near the end of August. The elevator malfunction killed a 30-year old...
Falls from Ladders Can Result in Serious Injury or Death
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Safety Tips from OSHA to Avoid Falling from a Ladder Falls from ladders are the leading cause of death in the construction industry. In fact, according to   OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Adm...
The Van De Water Law Firm, P.C. Opens New Office
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The Long Island firm has relocated its office to Woodbury, New York Press Release - updated: Sep 11, 2019 20:28 EDT WOODBURY, N.Y., September 11, 2019 (Newswire.com) - The Van De Water Law Firm, P....
Details of the NY Anti-Sexual Harassment Law for 2019
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The New NY Anti-Sexual Harassment Law: What Employers Should Know Additional New York State anti-sexual harassment law protections came into existence in August 2019. Under the new law, sexual hara...
NY Anti-Sexual Harassment Training
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Have You and Your Employees Done the NY Current Anti-Sexual Harassment Training? NY State law requires that employers do Anti-Sexual Harassment training, based on a law signed into effect in 2018. ...
How Entrancei can bring you Success
Sep 06, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 322 322 recommendations | email to a friend
In order to attain crystal clear concepts one must have excellent command over class 7 science . The tireless work is done by teachers at Entrancei in order to provide the solution to every questio...
MIDDLE VILLAGE,NY-A GREAT PLACE TO LIVE
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MIDDLE VILLAGE, NEW YORK 11379-CONVENIENCE DEFINED! When choosing a Community to live in you want to have the most for you and your family. Middle Village, NY is surrounded by Ridgewood, Maspeth, E...
THE DEADLINE APPROACHES! SEXUAL HARASSMENT TRAINING REQUIRMENTS IN NEW YORK STATE
Aug 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 2453 2453 recommendations | email to a friend
August 23, 2019 UPDATE Governor Cuomo, on August 12, 2019, signed into law Assembly Bill A8421, which significantly expands New York State sexual harassment and discrimination laws.  These changes ...
What Is Retaliation in the Workplace?
Aug 22, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 2173 2173 recommendations | email to a friend
Important Reasons for Employers to Avoid Retaliation Retaliation in the workplace is unlawful. Therefore, as a business owner it is important to understand what it is and to avoid it. Employers vio...

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Let it fly
Dear Editor, I live in Glen Oaks Village, I was saddened that on my block I was the only one flying an American Flag flying on Memorial Day. Friday, June 14, is Flag Day, and I hope more people wil...
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Stop climate change
Dear Editor, While many excellent points have been made on the devastating effects of increasing cataclysmic storms and how to deal with them, the single most important advice that all Americans sh...
Jun 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 148 148 recommendations | email to a friend
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Libraries, not lawyers
Dear Editor, Mayor Bill de Blasio is proposing cutting $10.4 million from the city’s public libraries, including one in Park Slope that he often used. Those funds can be restored by diverting them ...
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Keep the tests
Dear Editor, In the May 30th issue, dispatcher John Amato wrote that he felt scholastic testing was unnecessary and a burden to students. I vehemently disagree. Testing is necessary to confirm that...
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Terminal thoughts
Dear Editor, Recent news that the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has yet another series of plans for the 42nd Street bus terminal in Manhattan, including relocating to the Javits Center,...
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On their own
Dear Editor, Since 2010, anti-abortion laws have forced the closure of 70 clinics in a dozen states. Missouri, Mississippi and North and South Dakota now have only one clinic in each state. What do...
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Inadequate words
Dear Editor, I went to the Memorial Day remembrances and parade, and I heard all the speeches by politicians and other dignitaries. They all meant well when they said that we should remember those ...
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Wrong on rents
Dear Editor, Regarding Joseph's Strasburg's May 16th op-ed "Radical Rent Reform Is Not The Answer," as head of an organization representing 25,000 landlords, Mr. Strasburg expresses the views of hi...
May 29, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 185 185 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sick of bike lanes
Dear Editor, I am an environmentalist, and do my best to recycle and limit my water use, but all this talk about creating bicycle lanes here in the city is just not feasible. We are a crowed city a...
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Too much testing
Dear Editor, Every year, elementary students across New York take state tests in math, reading and science, and high school students take Regents exams. All of this testing generally occurs between...
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No to new NAFTA
Dear Editor, The United States, Mexico, Canada Agreement (USMCA) is the replacement of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). This agreement runs 1,800 pages and is laden with regulations...
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Reason for the day
Dear Editor, Memorial Day ads on television and in newspapers hawk their goods, but don't mention what this day is all about. Maybe in the ads they could mention, "Freedom has a price and that is p...
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More trees
Dear Editor, A few years ago, I started noticing the lack of trees on the center medians of Woodhaven Boulevard. I called Councilwoman Crowley's office to see if the Parks Department could replace ...
May 22, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 234 234 recommendations | email to a friend
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Biden the best
Dear Editor, The ever-growing field of Democrats declaring for the presidency seems to expand daily. One wonders why some of these candidates believe they have the possibility of a chance. Perhaps ...
May 22, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 228 228 recommendations | email to a friend
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Silver screen
Dear Editor, The year 1939 is considered by many in the movie industry as the Golden Year of Hollywood. The major movie studios released more motion pictures that year than any other in cinematic h...
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