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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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New citizens sworn in at home of anti-slavery activist
The King Manor Museum in Queens played host to a swearing-in ceremony last week, welcoming some of the country's newest citizens. King Manor was the home of the politically active and service-minde...
Sep 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodhaven summed up in one great event
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Sep 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Changed bus stop location causes confusion
An MTA decision to revise the travel path of the Q23 bus in Forest Hills has created confusion among riders. Due to the Department of Transportation (DOT)’s work to implement Select Bus Service (SB...
Sep 26, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
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Some advice for students headed back to school
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Ulrich breaks silence on taking third term
In 2010, when former Parks Commissioner Henry Stern was pushing to close a loophole in a voter referendum to re-establish a two-term limit for elected city positions but allow then-current elected ...
Sep 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Duo of Democrats endorse Ulrich for re-election
Goldfeder, Russo lend support to incumbent
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Woodhaven gearing up for street festival
Woodhaven organizations, including the Woodhaven Business Improvement District and the Greater Woodhaven Development Corporation, are fed up with the collapsed building at 78-19 Jamaica Avenue, whi...
Sep 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Council unanimously approves Far Rockaway rezoning
Plan includes redevelopment of vacant shopping center
Sep 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Supporting two of Woodhaven's shining lights
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Woodhaven, time to clear out all the clutter
If you are anything like we are, you have a lot of things around the house that need to go. We’ve got over 50 years worth of stuff laying around our house, especially the basement, and we need a go...
Sep 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Zara Realty helps Guyanese students get education
Jamaica-based Zara Realty , which was founded by George Subraj and his brothers, is helping two young women from Guyana achieve their dreams of getting an education. Over the years, the The George ...
Sep 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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A little about Woodhaven's St. Anthony's
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Aug 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nonprofit leader seeks Democratic nod in District 32
Ruiz hopes to make a bigger impact on City Council
Aug 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Architect wants Queens monument to early abolitionist
At a time when statues and monuments around the country are under a microscope, a local architect from Queens is trying to create a monument to one of the country’s first prominent abolitionists. G...
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Are you ready to head back to school?
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