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DOL Sets Overtime Rules Affecting the Restaurant Industry
Jul 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D.Hans & Associates DOL Sets Overtime Rules Affecting the Restaurant Industry Whether you own a fast food restaurant or a fine dining establishment, you must now pay your salaried w...
Exclusive interview to Michael Bacarella, author of “Lincoln’s Foreign Legion: The 39th New York Infantry, the Garibaldi Guard”
Jul 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
      Your book “Lincoln’s Foreign Legion: The 39th New York Infantry, the Garibaldi Guard” is now available on Kindle. What brought you to investigate this type of topic? From my earliest memories...
Estate Planning Checklist For Wills
Jul 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
Estate planning is an intimidating task that some people prefer to avoid. Except Everybody needs to prepare for estate planning sooner rather than later. To help get the ball rolling, here is a che...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: July 2016
Jul 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . July 2016 Queens Real Estate Market Update  Queens home sales in June decelerated for the fourth consecuti...
New York City, Queens, Employment Defense Lawyers
Jul 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 126 126 recommendations | email to a friend
Salient Points about the Carlson-Ailes Sexual Discrimination Lawsuit The media is full of reports about the lawsuit Gretchen Carlson, former Fox anchor woman and television host brought against Fox...
Money Saving Winter Roofing Tips- Spot Out Faulty Gutters Yourself
Jun 24, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 636 636 recommendations | email to a friend
A good roof is perhaps one of the most important investments a homeowner can make. Any good investment requires good maintenance. One of the most crucial factors in upholding a roofing system is th...
How to Throw a Block Party in Queens
Jun 16, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 272 272 recommendations | email to a friend
By George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . A Block Party is defined as a community sponsored, public event where there are no sales of goods or servi...
Camping Safety Guidelines
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 270 270 recommendations | email to a friend
Schools are letting out and summer vacations begin. Many children will be heading off to summer camps as part of their vacation recreation and many families plan their own camping trips, some for f...
Is My Job Protected While I Pursue a Workers’ Compensation Claim?
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 267 267 recommendations | email to a friend
Workers Compensation Attorneys Queens & New York If you have been injured on the job and need to seek compensation under New York’s workers’ compensation laws, you may have some concerns about whet...
Dominoes Pizza Sued for Wage and Hour Violations
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 270 270 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit against Domino’s Pizza for underpaying staff. According to Legal Reader , last year the Attorney General’s Office settled for $1...

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Queens helps out during Sandy's aftermath
Less than a month ago, we were enjoying a beautiful sunny and 70-degree day at our Annual Wonderful Woodhaven Street Festival, then Sandy came to us with a vengeance. What a difference a few weeks ...
Nov 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRBA helps during Hurricane
The call went out for help and the residents of Woodhaven responded in a big way. Not just with the flood of bag after bag of clothing – we moved well over 700 bags of clothing – but with donations...
Nov 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Following victory, Addabbo vows to get back to addressing Sandy
New York State Sen. Joe Addabbo drew victory Tuesday night for the 15th State Senate District against Councilman Eric Ulrich of Ozone Park. Bringing out over 70 Addabbo supporters, volunteers and a...
Nov 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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On election night, Ulrich says it wasn’t personal
Says BOE could have made it easier for voters
Nov 07, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Surveying Breezy Point / Rockaway Hurricane destruction in pictures
Some of the more graphic pictures of destruction as Hurricane Sandy blows through Rockaways Breezy Point
Nov 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weathering Hurricane Sandy in Woodhaven
For many of those who heeded the mayor’s advice to stay indoors, Hurricane Sandy played out on television, where cute reporters dressed up in their most fashionable raincoats and umbrellas and repo...
Oct 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Resorts World celebrates one-year annivesary
Resorts World New York celebrated its first anniversary this past Thursday, reminding the community its progress and hopes for the future. Located in Queens, the racino opened last year on Oct. 18 ...
Oct 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Another Successful Woodhaven Street Fair
All week long, prior to our Wonderful Woodhaven Street Festival, sponsored and run by the Greater Woodhaven Development Corporation, on Sunday, October 14, I was checking the weather forecasts for ...
Oct 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hurricane Sandy doesn’t spare Woodhaven
The devastation left behind by Hurricane Sandy became clearer in the early hours of Tuesday morning.  Nearly three-dozen people were confirmed dead and millions were left without power or the means...
Oct 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Baldeo surrenders to feds to face fraud charges
South Queens district leader charged with fraud related to 2010 Council bid
Oct 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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An athletic league that really 'WORKS'
If you packed your bags and walked around the world, sooner or later you would end up right where you started.  I experienced a little of that this weekend as I attended the annual WORKS Little Lea...
Oct 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Drivers behind glass: New protections for bus operators
But union says new partitions not being installed fast enough
Oct 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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2012 Endorsements: Addabbo, Meng Get Our Nod
In the 15th State Senate seat, Republican councilman Eric Ulrich has been able to pour an obscene amount of money into the race, as State Republicans smell blood in the water in this district. Even...
Oct 24, 2012 | 3 3 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wonderful Woodhaven Street Fest: 32 years of success
The 32nd Annual Woodhaven Festival turned Jamaica Avenue into one of the hottest places to be in Queens on Sunday, with different types of live music, activities for kids, food from across the glob...
Oct 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pets bring people together
It never fails. Take two people of wildly different backgrounds – different race, different nationality, different religion - maybe even two people who don’t like each other very much, but get them...
Oct 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders tells delegates at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia that Hillary Clinton must become presidentPhiladelphia (AFP) - Democratic power players Michelle Obama and Bernie Sanders offered contrasting heartfelt and hard-headed endorsements of Hillary Clinton, imploring a riven and feisty party convention to unite to stop Donald Trump.


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FILE - This March 14, 2011 file photo released by the Connecticut Department of Correction shows Joshua Komisarjevsky. Komisarjevsky, one of two men sent to Connecticut's death row for the slayings of a mother and her two daughters during a 2007 home invasion, is set to be resentenced Tuesday, July 26, 2016, to life in prison without the possibility of release because the state abolished the death penalty. (AP Photo/Connecticut Department of Correction, File)NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man sentenced to death by lethal injection for the killings of a woman and her two daughters during a 2007 home invasion is expected to be resentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole because the state abolished the death penalty.


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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a town hall, Monday, July 25, 2016, in Roanoke, Va. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)CINCINNATI (AP) — A low-level Republican Party official from Ohio has resigned over the GOP's nomination of Donald Trump as its presidential candidate.


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