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What to Do When You Have Been Hurt at Work
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Under the laws of New York, if you have been hurt on the job, you have a right to seek benefits under the state’s workers’ compensation system. The program is what has been commonly referred to as ...
TRANSWORLD BUSINESS ADVISORS OF BROOKLYN WEST BRINGS BROKERAGE, MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS SERVICES UNDER ONE ROOF
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Tom Gesimondo opened Transworld Business Advisors of Brooklyn West  recently to bring together aspiring entrepreneurs and owners looking to sell their businesses, Gesimondo provides business broker...
Minor Repairs and Improvements that Make all the Difference in Queens
Feb 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty .   Whenever we meet with Homeowners who are thinking of selling, we usually give them some homework befo...
Biz Partners Cut Teeth Together in Restoration Industry Before Finding Success of their Own, Building Legacy
Feb 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Paul Daley and Joe Rizzo took a good, long test drive together before becoming entrepreneurs and now the two business partners are laying the groundwork for their children to follow in the footstep...
Queens Real Estate Market: 2015 Year in Review
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty   Queens Real Estate Market 2015 Year in Review Welcome to our first edition of the “Queens Real Estate M...
Can You Ask Employees to Undergo Medical Screening and Ask About Medical History?
Jan 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Employment Defense Attorney talks about Non Discrimination Act Knowing what you can ask and must not ask employees or job applicants is vital for businesses. With all the information avail...
Should you Sell a Property with or without Tenants?
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 111 111 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home team at Keller Williams Realty So you own a rental or investment property in Queens and you’ve determined that now is the right time to ...
What Does the 2016 Minimum Wage Hike Mean for You as an Employer?
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 171 171 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans A minimum wage increase of $8.75 to $9.00 went into effect in New York on December 31, 2015. For employers, it obviously means you must pay higher wages to all employees who...
Business Law: Corporations VS. Partnerships VS. Sole Proprietorship
Jan 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 223 223 recommendations | email to a friend
There are various types of business organizations: corporations, general partnerships and sole proprietorships. These business organizations have their own legal requirements so they can also be co...
Press Agents—Foot Soldiers in Celebrity Divorce Wars
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 238 238 recommendations | email to a friend
by Chris Palermo | Dec 31, 2015 | Chris Palermo Blog , divorce , PTB Blog How Celebrities Win and Lose at Divorce For regular folks, divorce is mostly won or lost in the courtroom, or in legal proc...

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New learning lab serving students in Park Slope
Students in Park Slope now have access to high-speed internet thanks to a partnership between Time Warner Cable, the Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications, and Good Shepherd S...
Aug 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn nabe protests opening of Walgreens
Windsor Terrace residents held picket signs and chanted, “Greens Beans, Not Walgreens,” in protest of Walgreens taking over the lease of a former Key Food grocery store at Prospect and 11th avenues...
Aug 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Something big growing in Brooklyn Navy Yard
Mayor Michael Bloomberg visited the Brooklyn Navy Yard last week for a tour of the largest rooftop farm in New York City. On the top of a building in the Navy Yard sits a 43,000-square-foot farm ru...
Aug 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Commuter vans worry they'll be out of business
Elected officials stood next to commuter van drivers in Jamaica to speak out against false promises by the Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC), which they say have undercut and hurt their businesse...
Aug 08, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Big names come out to support Restler
On the steps of Brooklyn Borough Hall, elected officials showed their support for Democratic State Committeeman Lincoln Restler, who is looking to secure his seat for a second term. Restler will fa...
Jul 31, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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New tour offers taste of old and new Brooklyn
A tour guide in Brooklyn is stepping back in time by using trolleys that were a popular form of transportation in the borough in the 1930s. However, the trolleys used in Brooklyn Trolley Tours only...
Jul 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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DoBro leaders look to capitalize on recent success
Outline plan to keep growing economy of neighborhood
Jul 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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New museum captures history of Southside Williamsburg
A neighborhood is defined by its residents. That is the message behind the new Los Sures Museum located on South 1st Street between Bedford and Berry avenues in Southside Williamsburg. On Friday, J...
Jul 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlantic Ave. parking restrictions lifted
Parking on Atlantic Avenue just got easier thanks to parking restrictions that were lifted on Monday, July 9. The restriction had prohibited parking between the hours of 4 and 7 p.m. When the signs...
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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HDC considers $91M in tax-exempt bonds for Atlantic Yards
The public had a chance to sound off on a proposed $91 million tax-exempt bond proposal for the construction of “Building 2” at Atlantic Yards – the first residential tower at the massive project, ...
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Industrial Business Zones push boundaries in Brooklyn
A public hearing was held on Friday, July 20, regarding a proposal to extend current boundaries and create new Industrial Business Zones in parts of Brooklyn by the city's Boundary Commission. Indu...
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Business owners oppose DOT plan close Anchorage Place
DUMBO, the historic neighborhood on the Brooklyn waterfront, will likely see an expansion of its public pedestrian space as the DUMBO Business Improvement District (BID) seeks to permanently close ...
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Overdue honor for soldiers buried in Brooklyn
Green-Wood Cemetery honored ten soldiers – eight of whom served in the Mexican-American War and two other who went to retrieve the dead - with a ceremony and official burial last Friday morning. Fl...
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Excitement for Nets move to Brooklyn growing
Basketball fans crowded in front of Brooklyn Borough Hall last Friday as the new hometown NBA team formally introduced its new backcourt – Deron Williams and Joe Johnson - to the public. Six-time a...
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents, MTA at odds over B25 bus route in DUMBO
Buses making a short trip down a small block in DUMBO is causing a big controversy. Residents say that B25 buses traveling between Front and Water streets on Main Street are causing not only traffi...
Jul 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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FILE - In this Dec. 30, 2015 file photo Bill Cosby, center, accompanied by his attorneys Brian McMonagle, left, and Monique Pressley, arrives at court to face a felony charge of aggravated indecent assault, in Elkins Park, Pa. A Los Angeles judge on Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, dismissed Cosby's former attorney Martin Singer from a defamation lawsuit filed by model Janice Dickinson over denials of her allegations the comedian drugged and raped her in Lake Tahoe, Calif., in 1982. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge on Tuesday dismissed model Janice Dickinson's defamation claim filed against Bill Cosby's former lawyer for denying her allegations that the comedian had drugged and raped her in 1982.


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Blake Griffin of the Los Angeles Clippers celebrates a shot on November 24, 2015 in Denver, ColoradoLos Angeles Clippers star Blake Griffin was suspended for four games and fined on Monday for his part in a punch-up that left him with a broken hand. Clippers owner Steve Ballmer and head coach Doc Rivers said in a statement Griffin would be suspended for four games while having his pay docked for five matches. The money from the fine would be donated to charities which help disadvantaged youths in Los Angeles.


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ATLANTA (AP) — A mistake by a superior court judge may set a Georgia man free without him ever having to stand trial.
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