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MIDDLE VILLAGE YOUNG PEOPLE NOT WORKING
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 195 195 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 | 225 225 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 | 26 26 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 | 45 45 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 | 46 46 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 | 622 622 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 | 173 173 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 | 247 247 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 | 660 660 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?
May 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 1015 1015 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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 | 27 27 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 | 46 46 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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Prospect Park Alliance unveils vision for rose garden
The rose garden at Prospect Park may soon be overhauled into a multi-purpose green space for all Brooklynites to enjoy. The Prospect Park Alliance, a nonprofit group that advocates for the park, re...
May 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Library finds new way to be “instrumental” in Brooklyn
Patrons can now borrow music instruments for eight weeks
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Espinal opposes proposed Dekalb Avenue rezoning
Bushwick residents, rally, march against project
May 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lawmakers urge Senate to pass employee-ownership bill
Legislation supports transitioning small businesses into cooperatives
May 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grand Street BID hosts tour of retail spaces
Connects property owners to potential new businesses
May 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bushwick residents, leaders rally for senior housing
Back plan to build 15,000 new affordable units
May 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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South Brooklyn Marine Terminal reactivated
Elected officials, community groups celebrate achievement
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NewYork-Presbyterian unveils mobile stroke unit in Brooklyn
For patients experiencing a stroke, every second counts. Last Tuesday, NewYork-Presbyterian, along with Weill Cornell Medicine, Columbia University Irving Medical Center and the Fire Department, un...
May 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayor backs supervised drug injection sites
One facility proposed for Fourth Avenue in Gowanus
May 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Volunteers renovate gym at Farragut Houses
Leak created hole in popular community center space
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Slope group comes out against tower near BBG
Say buildings would cast shadows over urban oasis
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