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SPRING SAFETY TIPS FOR MOTORISTS, PEDESTRIANS AND BICYCLISTS
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
As the weather warms up, people take to the road and want to spend more time outdoors. In particular, an increasing number of bicyclists and pedestrians join the thoroughfares, and motorists need t...
Employee Salary Histories
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
Can Employers Ask Employees About their Salary History? On May 4, 2017, the New York City Council passed a bill that limited what an employer can ask job candidates about their salary history, comp...
REAL ESTATE UPDATE-FOLLOW UP-OWNERS
Apr 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
I HIGHLY RECOMMEND USING THE SERVICES OF AN EXPERIENCED REAL ESTATE BROKER-JIM TURANO by property owner Mike Saab. Interview with Jim Turano, Broker of Diverse Real Estate in Middle Village, and Mi...
What Employers Should Know About the New York Women’s Equality Act
Apr 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Clarifications for Employers for Women in the Workplace In June of 2014, the Governor Andrew Cuomo of New York signed amendments to the New York State Human Rights Law, which bolstered civil rights...
Wish You Had a Case Against Harvey Weinstein? Maybe Not
Apr 05, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
The parent company of Weinstein Co.filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Delaware on March 20, 2018. Before that, Eric Schneiderman, the New York Attorney General, had filed a lawsuit again...
How Does the New York Compassionate Care Act Affect Employers?
Apr 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 335 335 recommendations | email to a friend
The New York Compassionate Care Act (NYCCA) protects patients who are certified to use medical marijuana from being subject to criminal or civil marijuana charges. We live in an age where some stat...
OWNERS HIRING THE RIGHT BROKERS TO SELL THEIR PROPERTIES
Apr 03, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
AS AN OWNER WHAT IS MORE IMPORTANT, PAYING THE 2% COMMISSION YOU WANT OR PAYING THE RIGHT COMMISSION TO GET THE BEST BROKER TO GET THE JOB DONE. Having an experienced Broker is an advantage for any...
MORE ABOUT EMPLOYEE WAGE DEDUCTIONS
Mar 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 392 392 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans As an employer, have you ever wondered if a wage deduction you made was legal? New York Labor Law establishes what is legal and what is not for wage deductions. If you have que...
RESTAURANT INDUSTRY: FAQS ABOUT TIPS
Mar 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 284 284 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans Owners in the restaurant industry often have questions about tips. As a restaurant owner, it’s important to know your rights and responsibilities regarding tips so you can avoi...
A Renaissance Woman In New York City. Interview With LindaAnn LoSchiavo
Mar 18, 2018 | 2 2 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
  An interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena She is the optimal example of a  Renaissance woman  and a  New Yorker  combined: humble but determined, soft spoken but direct, with a genial attitude not u...

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THE WOODHAVEN BEAT
Nov 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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This proves every vote counts
WOODHAVEN DEVELOPMENTS
Nov 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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BQX advocates unveil prototype of proposed streetcar
Supporters say they need new modes of transportation
Nov 14, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 143 143 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Boulevard Boondoggle: Staying Silent on Woodhaven
Remember when the Department of Transportation (DOT) was selling its plan for remodeling Woodhaven Boulevard by saying it would calm traffic? The supporters of the plan also claimed it would actual...
Nov 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holiday are happening in Woodhaven
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Queens Veterans Day Parade honors local heroes
Even the rain couldn’t dampen the loud cheers for local veterans. On Sunday, despite the consistent drizzle, community members lined Metropolitan Avenue in Middle Village for the annual Queens Vete...
Nov 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holden holds slight edge over Crowley in council race
Challenger Robert Holden holds a slim lead in a tightly contested City Council race with incumbent Elizabeth Crowley. Late Tuesday night, longtime civic activist Holden held onto a 133-vote lead, r...
Nov 08, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
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A horse, of course? Vote on what should represent Woodhaven
If you could choose one symbol that defines Woodhaven, what would it be? One symbol that captures the unique qualities of our community’s history, of its resilience; what would you choose to repres...
Oct 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bird feeder station to be reinstalled in Forest Park
Parks Department removed the feeders last year
Oct 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wonderful recognition from local Kiwanis Club
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Police nab suspects in cemetery vandalism
Police arrested three men on Monday for damaging more than 40 headstones at Cypress Hills Cemetery on August 14. Police say the suspects not only knocked them over, but also spray-painted racist an...
Oct 31, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
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We endorse Elizabeth Crowley for City Council in the 30th District
Liz Crowley is as responsive to community concerns as any City Council representative there is, and she has been fair when spreading capital dollars for improvements throughout the district. The ma...
Oct 26, 2017 | 3 3 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boy Scouts presented with $10,000 check at Resorts World
Shane Pomeroy, representing Resorts World Casino, presented a $10,000 donation to the Queens Council of the Boy Scouts of America Wednesday morning. The Boy Scouts, who recently announced they will...
Oct 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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The artist living among us in Woodhaven
Hank Virgona walks to the 85th Street train station nearly every morning to ride the subway into the city. He’s been following this routine for decades, six days a week. The ten-block walk to the s...
Oct 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents concerned about Atlantic Avenue nightspot
Say drug use, fights a problem outside gentleman's club
Oct 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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