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MIDDLE VILLAGE YOUNG PEOPLE NOT WORKING
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
MIDDLE VILLAGE-has more young people not working between 22 years of age to 40 years of age. They mostly live with their parents or parent. Imagine no guidance, no retirement plans, just existing d...
Over-packing Your Car Can Make Driving More Dangerous
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Packing Your Car Wisely for Vacations With warmer weather here and children out of school, many people are taking to the road for vacation trips. While you want to be sure you pack what you need to...
What Employers Should Know About Retaliation Claims
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
by Stephen D. Hans Retaliation Claims May Include Emotional Distress Damages A precedent has been set in relation to retaliation claims brought against employers. Two courts of appeals, the Sixth a...
Workers’ Compensation in New York—What You Need to Know—Part One
Jul 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP You’ve been hurt on the job in the state of New York. You’ve heard from others that you are entitled to workers’ compensation benefits. But what does that mean? How does th...
What You Should Know About Construction Job Vehicle Accidents in New York
Jul 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Unsafe Conditions Can Lead to Serious Construction Job Vehicle Accidents Construction job motor vehicle accidents often occur due to OSHA violations.  Many diffe...
How to Clean a Diamond Ring the Right Way
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 554 554 recommendations | email to a friend
If you have been struggling to sell diamonds for top price, the chances are that you’ve been cleaning your ring incorrectly. Remember nothing can sell diamonds quite like that shiny sparkle and lus...
Texting and Driving FAQs
Jun 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 520 520 recommendations | email to a friend
Texting and Driving Is the Most Alarming Form of Distracted Driving Texting and driving includes reading text messages, emails or online material or writing or composing messages on a mobile device...
Misclassifying Workers as Independent Contractors
Jun 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 236 236 recommendations | email to a friend
How Would Your Small Business Fare with the IRS for Worker Status? Did you know that misclassifying workers is one of the top problems that small business owners face? Many small businesses hire in...
Do Your Work Policies Discriminate Between Men and Women?
May 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 654 654 recommendations | email to a friend
One Set of Rules for Men and a Different Set of Rules for Women Having company policies that discriminate between men and women can be lethal for an employer in today’s work environment. If you hav...
Social Media: Should You Use Social Media in an Internal Investigation?
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Investigating Employees Through Their Social Media Accounts Social media can provide a lot of information about people’s lives. Why would an employer want to know what an employee is doing through ...

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Registration is open for Get to the Point 5K
On your mark, get set, register! Registration is underway for the 25th annual “Get to the Point” 5K run in Greenpoint. The race is set for Sunday, October 14 at 1 p.m. The pre-race pasta party will...
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Annual Giglio festival marks 115 years
Thousands gathered in Williamsburg last Sunday for the annual Giglio feast, a longstanding tradition in the community with Italian roots. The spectacle, which marked 115 years, is a shared celebrat...
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New Outreach leader looks to improve access to services
Debra Pantin takes over after Kathleen Riddle steps down
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NYCC endorses challenger Myrie over Hamilton
An insurgent State Senate candidate in Brooklyn has picked up a key endorsement from an activist organization that once supported the incumbent. Zellnor Myrie, who is challenging State Senator Jess...
Jul 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Citi Bike expands coverage before L train shutdown
Come 2019, expect to see more Citi Bikes in Brooklyn and Manhattan as commuters try to adjust to the impending L train shutdown. Last week, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that the city has reached ...
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership celebrates plaza opening
Project construction took 10 years to complete
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Sing for Hope brings J. Mascis to Brooklyn Library for free show
Sing for Hope, a leading arts non-profit in New York City, and MINI USA brought J. Mascis of Dinosaur Jr. fame and Jukebox the Ghost to Brooklyn for a concert with the #MINIPiano at the Brooklyn Pu...
Jun 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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L train mitigation bill falls short in Albany
Despite passing the Assembly, a bill proposed by north Brooklyn lawmakers to help mitigate the L train shutdown failed in Albany. Last Wednesday night, the Republican-controlled State Senate blocke...
Jun 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Impressive economic growth, but challenges linger in Brooklyn
State comptroller releases report on state of the borough
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn Methodist Hospital’s new center tops out
Largest ambulatory site in borough slated to open in 2020
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New manufacturing building to open at Navy Yard
Site expected to create 700 to 1,000 jobs
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Advocacy groups want “fair” L train mitigation plan
With the L train shutdown less than a year away, community and advocacy groups are urging the city and MTA to release a final mitigation plan. Nearly a dozen organizations, ranging from environment...
Jun 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trailblazing NYPD detective hangs up her badge
Michele Randall-Williams led security for notable officials
Jun 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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After deadly crash, city proposes 9th Street redesign
De Blasio pushes for speed camera expansion legislation
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Brooklyn Bridge Park to open permanent pool
After years of advocacy, families will finally have a pool to call their own at Brooklyn Bridge Park. Last Friday, elected and city officials joined park leaders to announce that a permanent pool w...
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