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SO WHAT’S THE DEAL WITH OVERTIME AND WHY AREN’T I GETTING IT?
May 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 135 135 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 | 238 238 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 | 331 331 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 | 490 490 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 | 457 457 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 | 459 459 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 | 419 419 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 | 430 430 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 | 423 423 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 | 493 493 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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Candlelight vigil denounces recent attacks across country
Following several acts of domestic terrorism last week, Borough President Melinda Katz hosted a “Queens Against Hate” vigil on Monday night on the steps of Borough Hall. Community and religious lea...
Oct 31, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
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EMU Health opens new facility on Woodhaven Blvd.
EMU Health opened a new state-of-the-art facility last week that will offer high-quality health care on a local level. “We’re bringing quality care to Queens,” said EMU chief clinical officer Efrat...
Oct 31, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
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On Jamaica Avenue, NYC always wins
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Oct 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 130 130 recommendations | email to a friend
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GJDC hosts annual Harvest Festival
The Greater Jamaica Development Corporation hosted its 18th annual Harvest Festival this past weekend on 160th Street outside the Jamaica Market in downtown Jamaica.
Oct 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 156 156 recommendations | email to a friend
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In the 'spirits' of old Woodhaven
Dexter Wines to be honored by WRBA at dinner dance
Oct 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officials break ground on new Bellerose playground
Project will cost upwards of $4 million
Oct 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 130 130 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hamilton Beach receives new water pump
Will help with flooding during storms, high tides
Oct 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRBA to honor Jose Vazquez at annual fundraiser on Oct. 26
Jose Vazquez is a longtime resident of Woodhaven and not shy when it comes to expressing his opinions. He’s both proud and protective of his block and his neighborhood, and gets frustrated when res...
Oct 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community protests proposed shelter after recent attacks
Two recent attacks prompted the Ozone Park community to continue its protest of a proposed homeless shelter at 85-15 101st Avenue. The first incident occurred on October 1, when a man knocked a wom...
Oct 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jamaica Avenue gets upgraded lighting, with more to come
New pedestrian lighting was recently installed along Jamaica Avenue in Woodhaven. The LED lights were installed at nearly a dozen locations between 91st Street and Woodhaven Boulevard under the ele...
Oct 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens-based Philanthropist Receives Honorary Doctorate
Jay Sobhraj, the co-Founder of Zara Realty, earns the honor for decades of charitable work in education, technology, and mental health.
Oct 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodhaven honors Maria Thomson with street renaming
Longtime civic leader remembered for neighborhood contributions
Oct 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gregory Lasak enters district attorney race
Gregory Lasak ended a 14-year tenure as a Supreme Court Justice just last month, but he is already looking for the next challenge. Lasak announced on Tuesday that he will run for Queens District At...
Oct 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 196 196 recommendations | email to a friend
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Finnegan to be honored by WRBA
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Pheffer Amato honors Howard Beach businesses for charity
Assemblywoman Stacey Pheffer Amato presented Romanelli-Stephen Funeral Home, Matteo’s of Howard Beach, Cross Bay Diner, Wines & Spirits of Howard Beach, and Almonte’s Key Food Supermarket of Howard...
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