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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 | 27 27 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 | 31 31 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 | 27 27 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 | 28 28 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 | 35 35 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 | 79 79 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 | 42 42 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 | 50 50 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 | 133 133 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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Remaining united in 2017
WOODHAVEN DEVELOPMENTS
Dec 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Food truck-style eats come to JFK
Travelers passing through JFK Airport's Terminal 4 can get one last taste of New York City before they depart, thanks to a new food truck dining hall that opened last week. “By introducing this spe...
Dec 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Let's take “Jamaica Avenue” for $400
The Woodhaven Cultural and Historical Society wrapped up 2016 with a pair of fun events, and looks forward to celebrating its’ 25th Anniversary next year. The year 2017 will see the arrival of two ...
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New pharmacy opens in Ozone Park
Features special services for local Bangladeshi community
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Work underway on 500-room hotel at TWA Flight Center
Historic building at JFK has been vacant for 15 years
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Holiday spirit still strong in Woodhaven
With Hanukah, which this year starts on Christmas Eve, and Christmas coming up, the holiday spirit is still strong throughout Woodhaven. You can see the red Santa hats courtesy of the WBID on the y...
Dec 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Tis the season for traditions
THE WOODHAVEN BEAT
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Industrial Center will support 24 businesses in Ozone Park
A 90,000-square-foot industrial center that can support up to 24 businesses is coming to Ozone Park. The $37 million project, which is expected to create 80 jobs, is a joint effort between the Econ...
Dec 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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DA calls for new DNA search in Vetrano murder
The commission is backing District Attorney Richard Brown's calls for a “familial search” of New York’s DNA database to help find Karina Vetrano’s killer. The New York State Commission on Forensic ...
Dec 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thoughts on the season
WOODHAVEN DEVELOPMENTS
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The economic outlook of Jamaica Ave.
The WBID and Councilman Eric Ulrich hosted a presentation on November 29 for the Queens Economic Development Corporation's Report on Jamaica Avenue. The report included 100th Street to Forest Parkw...
Dec 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Love letters to a Queens neighborhood
Throughout her years growing up in Richmond Hill, Bridget Bartolini felt most people generally believed that in order to make something of yourself you had to get out of the neighborhood. And she f...
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NYRA unveils renovated Aqueduct
The New York Racing Association (NYRA) unveiled its improvements to Aqueduct racetrack last week during a tour with State Senator Joseph Addabbo and assemblywoman-elect Stacey Pheffer-Amato. The Aq...
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This year, take a lesson from Scrooge
THE WOODHAVEN BEAT
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New report details citywide hunger issues
1 in 6 Queens children live in food-insecure homes
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United States' Lindsey Vonn gets to the finish area after completing an alpine ski, women's World Cup super-G, in Garmisch-Panterkirchen, Germany, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Marco Tacca)Defending overall World Cup champion Lara Gut extended her perfect run in super-G this season with a comfortable win Sunday while Lindsey Vonn struggled to a ninth-place finish.


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ATLANTA (AP) — State emergency management officials say 11 people are dead and 23 are injured after severe weather struck central Georgia.
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Tough at top: Murray, Kerber out in 4th round in MelbourneThere was some symmetry about the fourth-round exits of top-ranked Andy Murray and Angelique Kerber at the Australian Open. Both had the top seeding for the first time at a Grand Slam tournament. Both ...


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