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SO WHAT’S THE DEAL WITH OVERTIME AND WHY AREN’T I GETTING IT?
May 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 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 | 30 30 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 | 151 151 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 | 318 318 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 | 296 296 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
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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 | 262 262 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 | 280 280 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 | 143 143 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 | 351 351 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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Rockaway Business Alliance awarded $100,000 grant
The Rockaway Business Alliance (RBA) has received a $100,000 grant from the city's Department of Small Business Services. The grant was given through a $1.7 million initiative called Avenue NYC tha...
May 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
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Because Woodhaven always remembers
THE WOODHAVEN BEAT
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South East Queens Chamber hosts business breakfast
Members of the South East Queens Chamber of Commerce discussed growing small businesses and developing Jamaica for those already living and working in the area at a business breakfast last week. St...
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Queens Treatment Court celebrates 20 years
Participants get substance abuse treatment, other services
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60 years later, Woodhaven still remembers
He was a Woodhaven boy. He lived on Jamaica Avenue. He went to school at PS 97 and Franklin K. Lane. He delivered papers for the very newspaper you are reading, The Leader-Observer. As a young man,...
May 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shalimar owner insists diner not closing
The Shalimar Diner is going to be here forever, promises owner Chris Karayiannis. Karayiannis insists that the diner is not closing later this year, despite rumors circulating regarding its future....
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Community gathers at The Museum of Woodhaven History
Visitors encouraged to share their own memories
May 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
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Museum launch all fun and one game
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Annual cinner-dance will honor Maria Thomson
WHAT'S UP WOODHAVEN
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Catholic Charities program offers opportunities for young adults
YAIP to expand to Ocean Bay community
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Paying tribute to four incredible artists
The Woodhaven Cultural & Historical Society may be primarily known for its work engaging residents in the history of our community, but it is also working to bring attention to the different arts a...
May 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
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Army vets to skydive to raise funds for nonprofit
Road Home Foundation aids injured vets, their families
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Simple message: Look At Me – I’m Here
Did you know that children under the age of 14 are most likely to be injured or killed due to reckless driving and speeding vehicles?
Apr 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
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TWA Hotel pays homage to Jet Age roots
Guests checking in at the TWA Hotel in JFK Airport next year will find themselves traveling back in time to 1962, during the height of the Jet Age. MCR Development CEO Tyler Morse recently led a to...
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Volunteers participate in Forest Park cleanup
More than 100 volunteers gathered at Forest Park on Sunday morning to celebrate Earth Day with a special cleanup of the park. Members of the local Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts and Cub Scouts joined St. ...
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