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DOL Sets Overtime Rules Affecting the Restaurant Industry
Jul 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 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 | 56 56 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 | 57 57 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 | 55 55 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
Jul 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 122 122 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 631 631 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 | 266 266 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 | 263 263 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 | 262 262 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 | 266 266 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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Community fights for art programs at school
With city schools cutting back on programming in arts and music due to budget cuts, one school is fighting for both. The Dr. Susan S. McKinney Secondary School in Clinton Hill is scheduled to have ...
Oct 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mother of man Killed by police meets with DA
Wants case to be put before a grand jury
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Made in NY will help people make things in NY
Center will bring together creators and entrepreneurs
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Group proposes homeless shelter in Carroll Gardens
The southern end of Carroll Gardens might be getting a few new neighbors as Housing Solutions U.S.A./Aguila is looking to open a homeless shelter at 165 West 9th Street. On October 4, Community Boa...
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It's your money, help decide how it should be spent
Brooklyn residents take part in budget process
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Italian Americans honored at Borough Hall
Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz last week honored outstanding members of the community at a ceremony to celebrate Italian-American Heritage and Culture Month. A reception was held on Thu...
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Local clothing store celebrating 40 years
The Melting Pot will host two-day anniversary event
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Sister of Brooklyn boxing legend murdered
Keisher 'Fire' McLeod, Gleason's Gym mourn senseless killing
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Italian Americans honored at Brooklyn Borough Hall
Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz last week honored outstanding members of the community at a ceremony to celebrate Italian-American Heritage and Culture Month. A reception was held on Thu...
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Group looks to bring food co-op Windsor Terrace
With Key Food gone, nabe lacks produce options
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Former first daughter visits Brooklyn
Students from P.S. 9 and 399 got a break from the classroom last week, as Chelsea Clinton read them two stories at the Central Branch of the Brooklyn Library. The event was part of “Education Natio...
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Protests continue at Barclays Center
Focus on lack of jobs, affordable housing
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The annual 'antics' return to Atlantic Avenue
Atlantic Avenue was closed to traffic on Sunday, but it was still pretty crowded as it played host to the annual Atlantic Antic street festival. One young girl manned lemonade stand, selling glasse...
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Protestors mock Barclays ribbon cutting
Say project failed to deliver jobs, housing
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Amid protests, Barclays Center officially opens
Mood inside arena festive as lights go up on home of Nets
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YEADON, Pa. (AP) — More than two dozen people have been injured in a crash involving a bus, a Jeep and a tractor-trailer.
2016-07-24 22:11:30 -0400

More lasting legacy of Michael Phelps (pictured) is found in the swimmers he inspired - some of whom, like Chad le Clos, he will race in Rio and some of whom have yet to reach the international stageMichael Phelps is giving himself one last chance to get his Olympic farewell right having fallen in love with swimming again. It seems an odd aim for the owner of a record 22 Olympic medals, 18 of them gold. Four gold medals and two silver in London in 2012 seemed a fitting enough finale to a career that peaked with Phelps's stunning eight-gold performance in Beijing.


2016-07-24 22:03:36 -0400

Athletes, including Brazilians, are staying in hotels rather than the Olympic and Paralympic Village in Rio de Janeiro, because of problems such as blocked toilets and leaky pipesBritain's delegation said it, too, had encountered some "maintenance difficulties," but added it was staying in the Village as planned. Rio's Olympic organizers said such teething problems plagued all Olympic Games. The Olympic Games -- the first to be held in South America -- are to open on August 5, less than two weeks away.


2016-07-24 22:03:26 -0400