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DOL Sets Overtime Rules Affecting the Restaurant Industry
Jul 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 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 | 50 50 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 | 50 50 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 | 47 47 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
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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 | 624 624 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 | 258 258 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 | 256 256 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 | 254 254 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 | 262 262 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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Pols want eviction program to include domestic violence victims
Elected officials called on Governor Andrew Cuomo and State Senate Republicans to pass a law that would expand the Family Eviction Prevention Supplement (FEPS) program to include New Yorkers who we...
Mar 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crown Heights comes together to celebrate shared history
Mural depicts both the good and bad of the past
Mar 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brownsville to get community tech and wellness center
Part of pol's commitment to computer literacy in Brooklyn
Mar 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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City announces $2 million for mental health organizations
Community-based mental health organizations are receiving a boon in funding thanks to a partnership between the mayor's office and the Ford Foundation. The Red Hook Initiative is one of the 14 grou...
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Schumer seeks justice for Brooklyn shopkeeper
Wants Australia to extradite 2009 murder suspect
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Bushwick residents charge landlord with tenant harassment
Pleaded guilty to bribing city inspector last year
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Brooklyn, Queens students get civically engaged
Create proposals to address issues in their community
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Authorities looking for suspected Park Slope home invader
BP pledges $1,000 for info leading to arrest
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Borough board approves sale of BK Heights Library
Advocacy group voices strong opposition prior to vote
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Adams honors newest 'Heroes of the Month'
Dog rescuers, anti-violence doctor recognized
Mar 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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City begins storm sewer project in Gowanus
The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and the Department of Design and Construction (DDC) announced Monday that the city will begin the construction of “high-level storm sewers” in Gowan...
Mar 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn residents wait decade to purchase their homes
HPD program was supposed to provide affordable housing
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Group helps Coney Island residents find summer jobs
Over 500 seasonal positions available on boardwalk
Feb 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local craft beer initiative comes to Brooklyn
Barclays Center to offer local brews as part of Taste NY
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With new facility, Nets move to Brooklyn complete
Will train, run operations from Sunset Park
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Work continues inside the convention hall before the Democratic National Convention, Saturday, July 23, 2016, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An effort to fully eliminate superdelegates in future elections failed at a meeting of the Democratic National Convention rules committee Saturday.


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Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan reviews a guard of honour as he arrives to the Turkish Parliament in AnkaraBy Gareth Jones and Ercan Gurses ISTANBUL/ANKARA (Reuters) - President Tayyip Erdogan tightened his grip on Turkey on Saturday, ordering the closure of thousands of private schools, charities and other institutions in his first decree since imposing a state of emergency after the failed military coup. Turkish authorities also detained a nephew of Fethullah Gulen, the U.S.-based Muslim cleric accused by Ankara of orchestrating the July 15 coup attempt, the Anadolu state news agency reported. A restructuring of Turkey's once untouchable military also drew closer, with a planned meeting between Erdogan and the already purged top brass brought forward by several days.


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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., take the stage together at a rally at Florida International University Panther Arena in Miami, Saturday, July 23, 2016. Clinton has chosen Kaine to be her running mate. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)WASHINGTON (AP) — Delegates to the Democratic National Convention are giving mostly positive reviews to Hillary Clinton's choice for vice president, saying Virginia Sen. Time Kaine will appeal to moderates but do little to soothe disenchanted Bernie Sanders supporters.


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