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What if My Boss Was a Strong Trump Supporter, but I voted for Hillary (or the Other Way Around)?
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro What Rights Do I Have if This Causes Me a Problem at Work ? Employees of Private Businesses: What about the First Amendment? Can’t I say whatever I want? Yes, you can say anything ...
Workers Compensation in Queens New York | Part One
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Workers Comp. by   Pyrros & Serres LLP You’ve been hurt on the job and can’t work. You’ve heard about “workers’ compensation,” but you really don’t know what it is or how it works. You’ll...
The Right to Discovery in Probate Litigation
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bonnie Lawston When someone dies with a will in New York State, that person’s estate must generally be “settled” through filings and proceedings overseen by the probate court. Referred to as p...
Employers, Protect Yourselves | 2017 Harassment Claims
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has spent considerable researching and analyzing harassment claims related to federal anti-discrimination laws. Such laws ...
Congratulations to Jim Turano
Jan 17, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
What a versatile person. First Jim Turano was approached by famous artist, Mandy Kelso who wanted to paint Jim's portrait in 2013. He agreed and now in a newly published Art Book, his portrait was ...
Can You Be Denied Workers’ Compensation because Your Employer Pays You Off the Books?
Jan 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 120 120 recommendations | email to a friend
by Pyrros & Serres LLP Queens Workers’ Compensation Attorneys You have been working a job, but getting paid under the table, so to speak. You get injured on that job—now you can’t work at all! If y...
Videotaping the Execution of a Will
Jan 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Bonnie Lawston It's not uncommon, in New York and other jurisdictions, for dispossessed or unhappy heirs to allege that a will was executed under duress or undue influence. What if you vide...
Very Important News for you, If you work more than 40 hours per week for the same weekly salary
Jan 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
I work way more than 40 hours a week for the same weekly salary. My boss says that he doesn’t have to pay me anything for my overtime hours. Is this true? It depends. Under the old rule, Anyone who...
How Do Workers Feel About Overtime Pay?
Jan 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans The federal overtime rule has been put on hold, and employers are waiting to see whether the DOL will effectively appeal the injunction imposed by the U.S. District Court in...
Varför Utnyttja Raspberry Ketoner kosttillskott viktminskning?
Jan 06, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
Data summeras av den amerikanska viktkontroll Info Network bestämma större än två tredjedelar av vuxna i USA som feta (68,8 procent). Det här laget, är över 35 procent tänkt på feta. Många människo...

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Australian team takes top prize for resilient home
It has been over a year since Hurricane Sandy devastated the beachfront communities of New York City, and now numerous groups like the Urban Green Council (UGC) are taking innovative steps towards ...
Mar 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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NYPD warns about new gang culture in south Queens
At a youth summit in Jamaica last week, the NYPD warned parents and kids about the growing rise of small gangs in Queens and their prevalence on social media to start beefs and air grievances. Assi...
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spring promotion coming to Jamiaca Avenue
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Proposed charter school raises concerns in Woodhaven
News of a proposed charter school that would open in August 2015 at the corner of 91st Street and 85th Road was not received well by some members of the Woodhaven Residents' Block Association (WRBA...
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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New magazine has positive message
Shares inspiring success stories of minority men
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Afrikan Poetry Theatre looks forward to renovations
For close to 40 years, the Afrikan Poetry Theatre in Jamaica has not only been a fixture in the southeast Queens community, but has become well known throughout the city. Though rich with African A...
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Senator Smith holds Operation Safe Southeast Queens meeting
State Senator Malcolm Smith hosted his monthly Operation Safe Southeast Queens meeting at his district office in Hollis last week, joined Captain John Orelleana of the 103rd Precinct, Officer Carle...
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The birth of the Hollis Ave Community Center
Man just wanted a place to play basketball
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Marthone to challenge Meeks again
He's an accountant by trade, but people are a passion for four-decade southeast Queens resident Joe Marthone. That's why Marthone is running for Congress against incumbent Gregory Meeks for the sec...
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Jerk season about to get into full swing
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The true spirit of volunteering
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Resorts World tasting event benefits City Harvest
Resorts World Casino last week hosted the first annual Mid-Winter Taste event to benefit City Harvest, a non- profit organization that helps feed nearly two million people each year. The event feat...
Mar 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodhaven residents call for action on damaged building
Situation threatens volunteer ambulance corps
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Pre-k enrollment at St. Elizabeth Catholic Academy
School plans to expand space and programs
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A successful rally, but will it lead to action?
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DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is meeting with Tanzania's leaders on the first leg of his tour of Africa during which he is expected to push for the closure or takeover of schools linked to Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen.
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United States' Serena Williams makes a forehand return to Barbora Strycova of the Czech Republic during their fourth round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Monday, Jan. 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — With her serve misfiring and the ball coming back at her from some irregular angles, it was time for Serena Williams to go to Plan B.


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Jeff Bullard sits in what used to be the foyer of his home as his daughter, Jenny Bullard, looks through debris at their home that was damaged by a tornado, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, in Adel, Ga. Gov. Nathan Deal declared a state of emergency in several counties, including Cook, that have suffered deaths, injuries and severe damage from weekend storms. (AP Photo/Branden Camp)ADEL, Ga. (AP) — First there was the roar of the wind, then mere seconds to scoop up her grandson and run: Bridgit Simmons and her family knew the weekend storms that claimed more than a dozen lives around the South were threatening.


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