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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
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 34 34 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 | 37 37 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 | 95 95 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 | 160 160 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 | 656 656 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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Residents express frustration over R station closures
Criticize MTA over lack of notice in Sunset Park
Mar 28, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cop who cracked Vetrano killing honored
The cop who cracked the case in the murder of Karina Vetrano was honored as the hero of the month for February in a ceremony at Brooklyn Borough Hall last week. The 30-year-old Vetrano was killed w...
Mar 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gowanus group wants residents to have voice in rezoning
A group of Gowanus residents want to make sure social and economic justice is a high priority of any rezoning of the neighborhood. Gowanus is one of 15 neighborhoods being studied for a rezoning un...
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Group starts campaign for more fire protection
A longtime community nonprofit is pushing for more fire protection in north Brooklyn. The People’s Firehouse (PFI) announced last Wednesday that it’s beginning a year-long campaign to promote fire ...
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 165 165 recommendations | email to a friend
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MTA to accelerate L train rehabilitation work
The L train shutdown may not be as long as expected. The MTA announced last week that it is aiming to finish the work on the damaged Canarsie Tunnel under the East River in just 15 months, three mo...
Mar 22, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 159 159 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brownsville rallies to save historic church
Catholic Charities wants site for affordable housing
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Mayor discusses homeless crisis at town hall
Just one week after releasing his comprehensive plan to combat New York City’s homeless crisis, Mayor Bill de Blasio held a town hall with residents at P.S. 23 in Bedford-Stuyvesant. Much of the di...
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Transit experts share insight on city streetcar projects
BQX panel features rail leaders from around the country
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Boomgaarden tapped to head St. Joe's
Set to begin July 1
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Workers at Brooklyn recycling facility vote to unionize
Workers at Sims Municipal Recycling (SMR) in Sunset Park voted to join Teamsters Local 210. The final vote was 46 workers in favor and 20 against. In July, workers at the Sunset Park facility, whic...
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Coalition proposes changes to city’s industrial development
In an effort to build the city’s industrial sector, the Industrial Jobs Coalition has proposed a set of policies that would change manufacturing areas to foster growth. According to the IJC, which ...
Mar 08, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crown Heights residents allege tenant harassment
Some tenants spend second winter without heat
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Residents fall short in push to privatize building
Clinton Hill residential building won't go market-rate
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Members of IDC create State Senate “sanctuary districts”
State Senator Jesse Hamilton, along with other members of the Independent Democratic Conference in the State Senate, last week declared his district a “sanctuary district.” The Sanctuary District i...
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Williamsburg officials condemn swastikas
Local elected officials denounced the drawing of swastikas inside a South Williamsburg building last week. The swastikas were drawn inside Schaefer Landing at 450 Kent Avenue, which is home to a la...
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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