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THE WEED TRUTH: Recreational Use of Marijuana, even if legalized in New York, Can Still Get You FIRED!
Mar 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 118 118 recommendations | email to a friend
Let’s face it, the legalization of the recreational use of marijuana in New York State appears a foregone conclusion.  Both the state Legislature and Gov. Andrew Cuomo are negotiating whether to in...
You’ve Just Been Terminated. Do You Think it Was it Because of Your Age?
Mar 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
here May be a Good Change in the Law on the Horizon Author:   Cafaro Verdicts Older people (and “older” is subjective term), who cannot afford the luxury of retirement, are at a much higher risk of...
Luke Perry Dies at 52 of Massive Stroke
Mar 11, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 121 121 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:Webperseverance.com Luke Perry dying of a massive stroke shocked many people. He was a beloved actor known for his roles in   90210   and more recently in the series   Riverdale . It is hard...
Will NYC Pass a Paid Vacation Bill?
Mar 11, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
Two Weeks of Employee Paid Vacation A paid vacation bill is under consideration and Mayor De Blasio has made a pledge to support the bill. It appears the NYC Earned Safe and Sick Time Act will serv...
The Italian Cookie Comes With A Smile. An Interview Of The Great American Baking Show: Holiday Edition’s Winner Tina Zaccardi.
Mar 07, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 175 175 recommendations | email to a friend
Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena  For all the friends who had the fortune to taste Tina Zaccardi’s cookies, cakes, and pies, it was not such a big surprise that she had won “The Great American B...
Marijuana Legalization in New York
Mar 06, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 177 177 recommendations | email to a friend
Governor Cuomo Is Supporting the Legalization of Marijuana If the legislature passes the Cannabis Regulation and Taxation Act, Governor Cuomo believes it could generate $300 million in revenue a ye...
All Parks in Queens NY
Mar 06, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 203 203 recommendations | email to a friend
A great resource of almost  all (372) parks in Queens NY . Parks can be filtered by Neighborhood, Facilities, and Size.   Each park has an address and a link to Google Maps. To get a holistic view ...
Are Dehydration and Malnutrition a Form of Nursing Home Neglect?
Mar 01, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 233 233 recommendations | email to a friend
Dehydration and Malnutrition in New York Nursing Homes Dehydration and malnutrition are one of the most common types of nursing home abuse. What Is Dehydration? Dehydration is rapid loss of body fl...
Website Accessibility: ADA Lawsuits Against Websites Go Mainstream
Feb 25, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 262 262 recommendations | email to a friend
More Lawsuits Are Emerging to Pursue ADA Violations Website accessibility based on the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) became an issue for the Beyonce website. Media outlets featured articles ...
What You Should Know about Nursing Home Abuse in New York
Feb 25, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 265 265 recommendations | email to a friend
New York State Laws on Nursing Home Abuse Nursing home abuse often occurs due to understaffing or occurs with nursing homes that hire individuals who are unqualified or inadequately trained. Underl...

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Damn Dem lanes
Dear Editor, The numerous problems predicted by the bike lanes on 43 Avenue and Skillman Avenue have materialized. Traffic congestion, decrease in customers for local businesses, parking and lane e...
Nov 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 257 257 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reform BOE
Dear Editor, I've frequently complained to this newspaper about the closure of my nearby polling site at P.S. 164 in Kew Gardens Hills. But now I'm glad that I voted by absentee ballot and avoided ...
Nov 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 242 242 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ben's warning
Dear Editor, There has never been an instance of migrants and caravans fleeing a capitalist country seeking refuge and asylum in a socialist country. Most migrants who crossed our border left corru...
Nov 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 250 250 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thoughts, prayers
Dear Editor While I understand that people are devastated by the news of another mass shooting, this time in California, they need to understand that Republicans are immediately addressing the situ...
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Help the needy
Dear Editor, Thanksgiving is a time for good food with family, friends and those we hold most dear. But it is also a time to think of those most in need. Please give to local food pantries, soup ki...
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Building mayhem
Dear Editor, What is going on in Queens? Everywhere you look another big building is going up. I live in Rego Park and drive down Queens Boulevard often, and all I see are stores gone and another b...
Nov 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 274 274 recommendations | email to a friend
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No big win for Cuomo
Dear Editor, Governor Andrew Cuomo shouldn't be proud of his General Election win. He had the benefits and perks of eight years in office, including daily free media coverage. And don't forget peri...
Nov 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 266 266 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spanking in schools a bad idea
Dear Editor, I have read numerous Letters to the Editor” written by John Amato which were informative and insightful. However, I must respond to his latest offering “Good Spanking,” which advocated...
Nov 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 264 264 recommendations | email to a friend
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Conservative approach
Dear Editor, Now that the elections are over, the question is what policies the Federal government should follow for the next two years. The most important goal must be that the accomplishments of ...
Nov 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 247 247 recommendations | email to a friend
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Save the USPS
Dear Editor, The United States Post Office's proposal to raise the price of a first-class stamp by five cents to 55 cents effective January 27, 2019, is no surprise. I agree with Richard Reif's obs...
Nov 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 258 258 recommendations | email to a friend
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Honor a vet
Dear Editor, Veterans Day is a day to honor all who have served this great country of ours, and Americans should take pause to honor our brave men and women. As a member of the American Legion, I w...
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Dems bomb
Dear Editor, Democrats should be ashamed of themselves for claiming with no evidence that the person responsible for mailing pipe bombs to numerous Democrats must be a maniacal Trump supporter. And...
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Gun control
Dear Editor, With the latest mass shooting at a synagogue in Pennsylvania, it is becoming apparent that more stringent gun control measures have to be enacted by Congress. There needs to be a total...
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Time to end WEP
Dear Editor, The good news is that Social Security benefit payments will rise by 2.8 percent in 2019, the largest cost of living hike in seven years. The bad news is much of that increase will be d...
Oct 31, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 286 286 recommendations | email to a friend
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GOP bashing
Dear Editor, Now that Election Day is fast approaching, I have a question for Robert LaRosa, whose numerous letters criticizing President Donald Trump and every Republican have appeared in this pap...
Oct 31, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 287 287 recommendations | email to a friend
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