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The Annual Pay Notice Requirement of the New York Wage Theft Prevention Act Could Be Close to Ending
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans After the Wage Theft Prevention Act went into effect, restaurant owners and other types of business owners became burdened with paperwork as they complied with annual requir...
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Steven Palermo The recent warm weather makes me realize how rapidly summer is approaching. It’s time to dust off those BBQ’s and open the pools. Millions of people enjoy swimming in pools e...
$$ OPPORTUNITY HAS KNOCKED ! $$ Networking For Prosperity & Adventure $$
Jun 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 264 264 recommendations | email to a friend
Bring Pen & Paper for this great opportunity to learn about:  * Job search, Employment Training, Networking Skills & How Every Dollar Counts . **Snacks & Beverages provided.** WHEN : Wednesday June...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JUNE 2014
Jun 19, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 296 296 recommendations | email to a friend
June 2014 Queens NY Market Update The pace of home sales rose in May after a slow start in the beginning of 2014. Inventory increased slightly again in May, meaning buyers should have a bit more ch...
Book Expo America 2014 Part 1: The Italian presence…
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 337 337 recommendations | email to a friend
  Originally Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena for L'Idea Magazine   Book Expo America 2014 has brought a wave of foreign authors, either in the original language or in translation, and among the...
Book Expo America 2014 Part 2: The Authors Speak…
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 336 336 recommendations | email to a friend
Originally Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena  for L'Idea Magazine   Javits Center was the center of attention for all American book lovers for four days at the end of May, with a series of events...
Interview to author Tony Napoli.
Jun 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 793 793 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently I published a review on the popular book “My Father, My Don,” A Son’s Journey from Organized Crime to Sobriety, and I am now pleased to offer our readers an interview to the author, Tony N...
How Much Can Allegations of Discrimination Cost You?
Jun 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 309 309 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans Discrimination is a serious issue for employers. It can lead to disputes, lawsuits and even forced business sales. Forced business sale, substantial fines and the disgrace o...
Wage and Hours Cases Setting Precedents for Tipped Employees
May 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 487 487 recommendations | email to a friend
  Restaurant owners are subject to numerous regulations they must comply with and as various cases are litigated, rulings establish new precedents that can change how the industry does business. Ma...
What you need to know about landing a job most don`t know
May 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 514 514 recommendations | email to a friend
Hello everyone  Shirley & Albert  {More about us from the link) Invite You to join us. Our second up coming event which will be on "New Strategies for employment & higher clientele methods plus mor...

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Connected! Transfer opens between Jay Street, R train
Straphangers transferring trains won't have to brave the weather this winter in Downtown Brooklyn. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority opened a long-awaited passageway between the A/C/F train...
Dec 14, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Skyscraper Historic District' draws mixed feelings
Preservation plan for tallest buildings stirs debate
Dec 07, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn Municipal Building will add retail space
City seeking proposals for stores
Dec 07, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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In pursuit of Brooklyn’s first Haitian cultural center
Non-profit raising hope, funds for arts dream
Dec 07, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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AIDS Day rally ends in arrest for protesters
Dressed as bagels, hold protest outside mayor's annual breakfast
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At Brooklyn food pantry, demand keeps growing
Huge increase in 2010 at St. John’s Bread & Life
Nov 30, 2010 | 2 2 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Ann's will take over Tobacco Warehouse
St. Ann’s Warehouse has found a new home, and it won’t even have to leave the neighborhood. The theater company will take over the Tobacco Warehouse inside DUMBO's Brooklyn Bridge Park, turning the...
Nov 30, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Whole Foods will build Brooklyn store after all
Supermarket moving forward with plans for Gowanus site
Nov 29, 2010 | 2 2 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Escalator fix from on ‘High’
MTA finishes High St. station repair after protest rally
Nov 22, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mechatronics technology center coming to City Tech
The city's young adults is about to get even more tech-savvy. The New York City College of Technology (City Tech) announced last week it has received a National Science Foundation (NSF) Advanced Te...
Nov 22, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Critics attack mayor over Black appointment
Since appointing Cathie Black as Schools Chancellor last week, Mayor Michael Bloomberg has come under increased criticism for selecting a corporate executive with no education experience to run the...
Nov 17, 2010 | 2 2 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Is your baby Growin' in Style?
Should green be your baby’s new color? Lena Gorelik certainly thinks so. While pregnant with her second baby, Gorelik started to compile a list of natural, organic, and safe products to use in rais...
Nov 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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“Shake” up in store for the Fulton Street Mall
Shake Shack to open first Brooklyn location
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Schools Chancellor Klein resigns
Replaced by business executive Cathie Black
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Expansion of Clinton Hill school likely to pass
DOE says overcrowding concerns unwarranted
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RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — The Saudi government has approved a measure that will open the region's largest stock market to direct foreign investment next year, news that sent the exchange surging Tuesday to its highest level in nearly seven years.
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By William James LONDON (Reuters) - A British government inquiry has found that hardline Muslims tried to impose an "intolerant and aggressive" Islamic agenda on some schools in the city of Birmingham, including separation of boys and girls in lessons and banning Christmas celebrations. Some of the majority-Moslem schools invited speakers with known extremist views to assemblies and promoted organizations that would be categorized as 'extremist' under government classifications, according to the report by Peter Clarke, former head of London Metropolitan Police's Counter Terrorism Command. "There has been co-ordinated, deliberate and sustained action, carried out by a number of associated individuals, to introduce an intolerant and aggressive Islamic ethos into a few schools in Birmingham," Clarke said.
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In this Sunday, May 18, 2014 file photo some of the parents of the kidnapped school girls sit outside a compound during a meeting in Chibok, Nigeria. At least 11 parents of the more than 200 kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls will never see their daughters again. Since the mass abduction of the schoolgirls by Islamic extremists three months ago, at least 11 of their parents have died and their hometown, Chibok, is under siege from the militants, residents report. Seven fathers of kidnapped girls were among 51 bodies brought to Chibok hospital after an attack on the nearby village of Kautakari this month, said a health worker who insisted on anonymity for fear of reprisals by the extremists. At least four more parents have died of heart failure, high blood pressure and other illnesses that the community blames on trauma due to the mass abduction 100 days ago, said community leader Pogu Bitrus, who provided their names. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba, File)ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — President Goodluck Jonathan met for the first time Tuesday with parents of 219 kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls and dozens of classmates who managed to escape from their Islamic extremist captors.


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