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Alexander Weiss, 13, of New York City, wins ‘Junior Masterchef ’ title by terrybee
Nov 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Saturday, November 9, 2013, 12:57 AM Greg Gayne   Judge Gordon Ramsay and contestants Dara Yu and Alexander Weiss on 'Junior Masterchef.' Alexander, of New York City, won the title in the TV show's season finale.   A wok-wielding whizkid from New York City has been crowned a king of the kitchen o...
Wheelchair Lacrosse by richlassonde
Nov 07, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 207 207 recommendations | email to a friend
For active people who become disabled, it can be hard to give up some favorite activities. When adjusting to life in a wheelchair, though, one thing that remains the same is there are always ways to stay active. Competitive sports is a way for many people to release stress and aggression, stay in...
November Wine Tasting at "The Castle" by Page3
Nov 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
On Sunday, November 10th at 2pm The Bayside Historical Society will host a wine tasting event featuring a variety of fine wines and a selection of hor d'eouvres from Dominick Bruccoleri of Papazzio Restaurant, Bayside. Reservations are required - call 718-352-1548. Admission: $45 BHS Members; Non...
Frequently Asked Questions About New York Employment Law by cjleclaire
Nov 04, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 332 332 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans Employment law can be complex and confusing for both the employer and the employee.  Following, are frequently asked questions concerning employment matters: Is an employer required to give a reason for firing or laying off an employee in New York? New York Employment Law ...
Medtronic Paradigm Pump Recall by cjleclaire
Oct 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 320 320 recommendations | email to a friend
Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE FDA and Medtronic Issue Paradigm Pump Recall On June 7, 2013, Medtronic, manufacturer of the SynchroMed II and SynchroMed EL implantable drug infusion pumps, initiated a voluntary recall of MiniMed Paradigm Insulin Infusion Sets, citing potential saf...
"Lets Kill the Boss" by Page3
Oct 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 329 329 recommendations | email to a friend
The Maspeth Kiwanis presents: "Lets Kill the Boss" ...a murder mystery dinner!~ November 19, 2013 Doors Open: 6:30 PM - Dinner: 7:00 PM La Bella Cucina, 69-61 Juniper Blvd South, Middle Village Tickets are $60 which includes dinner and the show For tickets, please contact: Victoria Grappone @ 646...
White Collar Crime – Fraud and Corruption Charges Rock the U.S. Navy by cjleclaire
Oct 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 260 260 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: White Collar Crimes Attorney Marianne S. Rantala If you watched or read the national news this past weekend you probably heard about the shocking charges of fraud and corruption that are rocking the United States Navy . Senior officers were allegedly involved in an overbilling scheme with...
Are contestants of reality shows, employees? by cjleclaire
Oct 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 262 262 recommendations | email to a friend
American Idol faces a discrimination lawsuit filed by 10 black former contestants who were disqualified from the show.  The plaintiffs claim they were disqualified for reasons other than singing, including criminal history, and were given the “right to sue” by the Equal Employment Opportunity Com...
FREE Job Fair by Page3
Oct 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 201 201 recommendations | email to a friend
Free Job Fair...Open to the Public!  Friday, October 18th from 10AM-3PM     Sponsored by NY State Senator Joseph Addabbo, Jr. in conjunction with The Shops at Atlas Park, 80-00 Cooper Avenue, Glendale.  Free parking available in the South Garage only.  This event will take place indoors. Business...
Appeals court determines award is subject to withholding by cjleclaire
Oct 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 178 178 recommendations | email to a friend
In Noel v. New York State Office of Mental Health Central New York State Psychiatric Center, an employee sued his employer under Title VII and won a $318,217 judgment. Part of that judgment included $280,000 for back and front pay. The employer sent a check directly to the employee for the net am...