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Using Our Schools to Curb School Shootings
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Cindy Silver-LeClaire Access to Counseling and Instilling Values are Key to Addressing Culture of Violence Once again, we are collectively stunned, watching reports of a number of high scho...
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Recovers $700,000 in a Settlement Prior to Trial
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP recovered $700,000 for a 43-year-old Asian male sign installer in a settlement prior to trial. The sign installer fell from a 16-foot extension ladder at a renovation...
Surrogate Court Gives Lifetime Promise Priority Over Will
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Perhaps the most common way to transfer property upon death in the State of New York is through a valid will or trust.   What happens, though, if you’ve entered into a binding contract to transfer ...
Job Termination: What Should You Know?
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Frequently Asked Questions About Job Termination Deciding to fire or layoff an employee is often a tough decision. Sometimes employees have adverse reactions and retaliate if they believe the termi...
EVILNESS-MALDAD (AND YOU CALL YOURSELVES CATHOLICS)
Feb 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Many people on this Earth, lack the intelligence, love of God in their hearts, and show the stupidity that they and their families have inherited. Relatives, first cousins, who can not show one oun...
Jamie Lynn Macchia, From Miss New York To The Campaign For #MoreThan4: A Young Woman On The Path Of Success.
Feb 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
  Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Jamie Lynn Macchia is a 26-year-old Magna Cum Laude graduate of Wagner College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Arts Administration and Marketing. While in...
Court Limits Scope of Release Involving Estate and Trust Accounting
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 170 170 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bonnie Lawston   |   Feb 7, 2018   |   Estate Administration It’s pretty common procedure for a fiduciary to a trust to obtain a release, with the objective of waiving the fiduciary’s obligati...
HELPING RESTAURANT OWNERS NAVIGATE THE NEW YORK LABOR LAWS
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 196 196 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans   | Feb 7, 2018 |   Employment Defense Attorney FAQ for Restaurant Owners For restaurant owners, who are busy running their day-to-day business, New York Labor laws can seem li...
When Should You Hire a Personal Injury Law Firm to Handle Your Accident Case?
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 219 219 recommendations | email to a friend
If you have been in an accident and suffered serious injury, there is a good likelihood that you have considerable expenses involved with your recovery — hospital bills, doctor bills, rehabilitatio...
SEXUAL HARASSMENT IN THE WORKPLACE: GUIDANCE FOR EMPLOYERS
Jan 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 399 399 recommendations | email to a friend
Anti-Harassment Policies and Complaint Procedures Your employment attorney can assist you with the wording for an anti-harassment policy, especially if you are currently dealing with harassment iss...

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Town hall to save hospitals in the outer boroughs
In a show of support for struggling Brooklyn hospitals, Public Advocate Letitia James hosted her first town hall meeting at the Pleasant Grove Baptist Tabernacle on Fulton Street in Bedford-Stuyves...
Mar 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols propose changes to handling missing person cases
In wake of unsolved murder of Williamsburg man
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Levin to host Participatory Budget Expo
Councilman Stephen Levin is presenting a host of ideas from the community on how to spend $1 million in taxpayer dollars. For the constituents of his North Brooklyn district, what better way to spe...
Mar 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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De Blasio removes children from Fort Greene shelter
The de Blasio administration recently began transferring over 400 children and their families out of the Auburn Family Residence in Fort Greene and from the Catherine Street Shelter in Lower Manhat...
Mar 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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84th Precinct Blotter
Jan. 10 - At 7:45 p.m. at 35 Dean St. an unknown person used a woman’s personal information to obtain a credit card and charges were made outside of the city. Feb. 13 - At 5:15 p.m. at 110 Livingst...
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Pols propose slower speed limit in city
The NYPD reported that 268 people - 168 pedestrians - were killed in New York City traffic accidents last year, sparking Mayor Bill de Blasio’s push for the Vision Zero traffic calming initiative a...
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Pols and commuters rally to stop $40 million cut
When New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced earlier this year that he would be transferring $40 million from MTA funds to the General Debt Service Fund, many New Yorkers were extremely unhappy...
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MTA delays LIRR Strike
Negotiations remain at a standstill
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Rally to secure approved charter school funding
Assemblyman looks for support from elected officials
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84th Precinct Police Blotter
Jan. 18 - At 11 p.m. at 200 Schermerhorn St. a woman reported her wallet was missing and $1,920 worth of purchases were made on her credit card. Jan. 23 - At 11 a.m. a package was reported stolen f...
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Brooklyn author pens books about Charlie Chaplin
February 2014 marks centennial anniversary of first movies
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Spaceworks Project at the Brooklyn Public Library
The Brooklyn Public Library’s Williamsburg Branch will be maximizing its creative space in the coming year. “Libraries are just extraordinary places at every level,” said Paul Parkhill, executive d...
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East River Ferry ramp plunges into Greenpoint waters
Service is suspended during investigation
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Web-based outlet for Brooklyn parents navigating schools system
Parents new to the borough and new to the city school system now have one more outlet in a new community forum called Willy Point Kids. Jessica Morrow-Glorieux first began working on the new web-ba...
Feb 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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SUNY releases proposals for LICH
The State University of New York (SUNY) released a summary of the five proposals it received in response to a reopened request for proposals as SUNY continues its attempts to sell the financially t...
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