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NYC Bans Polystyrene Takeout Containers and Coffee Cups
Feb 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Judge Upholds the 2013 Law Banning Polystyrene for Takeout Containers and Coffee Cups In 2019 restaurants must begin phasing polystyrene cups and containers out of use. This change is a result of a...
Has Your Loved One Been the Victim of Nursing Home Neglect?
Feb 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
How Does Neglect Differ from Abuse? Finding out whether your parent, relative or friend has been the victim of nursing home neglect is vital for their wellbeing. Sadly, many elderly people are in s...
Matter of Van Patten—Undue Influence
Feb 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 116 116 recommendations | email to a friend
Probate Administration | Wrongful Actions There are certain basic legal requirements when a person transfers property, conveys a power of attorney or establishes a plan for the distribution of an e...
Legal Concerns for New York Restaurant Owners
Feb 14, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re opening a new restaurant in New York City or the surrounding area, there are certain legal requirements you must put in place. You will need to choose a business entity and get your licen...
Certain questions are taboo for employers to ask in a job interview. The most obvious ones are questions that could be regarded as discrimination. If you ask these types of questions, you could be held liable if a discrimination lawsuit is brought against you. Do not ask questions that intimate at anything to do with age, race, color, national origin or birthplace, religion, disability, genetic information, gender/sex or marital/family status/pregnancy. (EEOC)
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2019 Is Here with New Salary Thresholds The New York State overtime salary threshold draws the line between exempt salaried workers, who must be paid for overtime, and those non-exempt workers, who...
MASPETH,NY-BUYING A BRICK 2F. VS A FRAME 2F.
Feb 05, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 327 327 recommendations | email to a friend
COLLECTION OF OPINIONS BY BROKERS IN THE AREA. BUYER BEWARE! BIG DIFFERENCE WHEN BUYING AN OLD FRAME 2F. HOME, MAYBE 100 YEARS OLD BY NOW, AND OR BUYING A YOUNG BRICK 2 FAMILY HOUSE, ESPECIALLY IF ...
Trump supporters still in denial-Why?
Jan 25, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 611 611 recommendations | email to a friend
How many Americans   are Pro Trump today, January 25, 2019?   It is hard to imagine, whether those who are still supportive of Trump knowing all the evidence put out so far, like how many staffers ...
Leo Vadalà’s “Some Grief, Some Joy” Will Move The Reader...
Jan 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 568 568 recommendations | email to a friend
Review by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Historical fiction  is a literary genre in which the plot takes place in a setting located in the past. The term is commonly used as a synonym for the  historical n...
The Ever Changing World of Web Design & Websites
Jan 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 638 638 recommendations | email to a friend
A Brief Look Back and Look Forward at Websites It's a fact that the world of web design and websites is ever changing. New improvements in design and technology emerge all the time. Can you imagine...
How Important Is ADA Compliance for Your Website?
Jan 11, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 739 739 recommendations | email to a friend
ADA Non-Compliance and The Beyonce Website Lawsuit According to the   Hollywood Reporter , the lawsuit alleges that visually impaired users do not have equal access to the website’s products and se...

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Walk to End Alzheimer’s comes to Brooklyn
Over 500 people walked to find a cure for Alzheimer's disease at Kingsborough Community College this past Saturday. Hundreds of people wearing purple shirts added different-colored flowers to “The ...
Nov 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
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City officially opens renovated Thomas Boyland Park
Bushwick playground has new fields, play area, equipment
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City Planning approves Bedford Union Armory project
A controversial development in Crown Heights that has sparked protests from activists and community leaders is one step closer to becoming reality. On Monday, the City Planning Commission approved ...
Oct 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 123 123 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn pols to DOE: keep your hands off Medgar Evers Prep
City wants to add more students with disabilities
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Advanced manufacturing center opens at Brooklyn Army Terminal
Last Thursday, officials from the city’s Economic Development Corporation (EDC) celebrated the opening of TechShop Brooklyn, a 20,500-square-foot shared advanced manufacturing facility at the Brook...
Oct 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 112 112 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn parents rally in support of charter schools
Advocates urge lawmakers to expand spaces
Oct 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
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Public advocate demands more resources for homeless children
James issues report detailing shortcomings of city agencies
Oct 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prospect Park to become permanently car-free
Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Monday morning that the entire Prospect Park loop drive, both east and west, will become car-free. The change will be implemented in January 2018. The city made th...
Oct 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn food pantry celebrates second anniversary
Hundreds of residents from Farragut, Whitman, and Ingersoll houses lined up on Saturday morning to receive free fresh produce from a community mobile market. The Fort Greene & Farragut Fresh Pantry...
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Symposium seeks to redefine narrative about charter schools
Panel discusses issues of race, class integration
Oct 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
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McGolrick Park dog run users voice their approval
Now that the renovated McGolrick Park dog run is open, dog owners have given their stamp of approval. Last year, funded by the Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund (GCEF), the Horticultural Soci...
Oct 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nonprofit group distributes professional attire for men
As young men walked by a rack of dress shirts and a table full of ties and socks on Myrtle Avenue in Fort Greene, Kevin Livingston stopped them to ask if they knew how to tie a tie or wanted a shir...
Oct 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayor to Puerto Rico: ‘more help is on the way’
Asks New Yorkers to continue donating needed items
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
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Seniors get involved in participatory budgeting
Dozens of seniors got a firsthand look at the participatory budgeting process in Clinton Hill last week. The office of Councilwoman Laurie Cumbo held the first of several neighborhood assemblies la...
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
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Advocates want NYCHA to re-open Gowanus community center
Could provide cultural space as neighborhood undergoes change
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