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Overtime Myths in the Restaurant Industry
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 147 147 recommendations | email to a friend
Overtime myths can circulate in any line of work, and the restaurant industry is no exception. Some of the most prevalent myths deal with wages and overtime. As an employer, it is vital that you do...
Do You Need a Witness to a Workplace Accident?
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by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Oct 10, 2017   |   Workers Compensation Attorneys   |   0 comments In New Jersey, if you’ve been injured on the job, you have a right to seek benefits to cover your d...
Don’t Accept Business as Usual—Let Us Help You Get the Compensation You Deserve
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by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Oct 6, 2017   |   blog ,   Queens Workers Comp Attorneys ,   Workers Compensation Attorneys When you’ve been injured on the job, you are entitled to seek disability b...
Hospital Ship COMFORT heading to Puerto Rico
Sep 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
Call me crazy. After what I have seen in Vietnam, situations like this makes me wish I could go and spend the next two years there to help in any way. I do not have the resources, and am limited in...
The Diverse Culture in Queens Extends to Its Restaurants, Too!!
Sep 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 514 514 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s no secret that the borough of Queens is one of the most ethnically diverse communities anywhere on the planet. For anyone who loves great food and wants to try something different, it’s a virt...
Something You May Not Have Known about Queens
Sep 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 142 142 recommendations | email to a friend
  A:   The borough derived its name from the Portuguese princess Catherine of Braganza, who was the queen of England when Queens as founded in 1683. Explorers and colonists had been in the area, th...
How Does Your Lawyer Get Paid in a Workers’ Compensation Case?
Sep 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 574 574 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Sep 20, 2017   |   Workers Compensation Attorneys ,   Workers Compensation Claims Attorney New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Whe...
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by Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP | Sep 20, 2017 | Blog , Crane Accidents Crane accidents in the construction industry are relatively common, and this is because of the inherent dangers involved wi...
Crane Accidents in the Construction Industry: Inherent Dangers
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Three People Die, Two Ejected, in Medford Long Island Car Accident
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by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP   |   Sep 6, 2017   |   Car Accidents   |   0 comments Three people died in a Medford, Long Island car accident when a car crashed into an SUV on August 15, 2017...

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Hochul delivers updates from governor’s State of the State address
Asks for buy-in from community at Queens Chamber
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Queens native realizes dream of clowning for Ringling Bros.
Will return to school after last show for closing circus
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QBG welcomes new board chair, three members
The Queens Botanical Garden (QBG) is gearing up for a busy year with a new person at the helm. Last week, the Flushing cultural institution welcomed Pauline Huang as new board chair, along with thr...
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Pols seek to up fund to help small business owners
Would provide relief from cost of meeting regulations
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DOE restarts hiring process for permanent principal
Controversial interim leader to stay at Flushing school
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Mayor: affordable housing progress highest in quarter-century
Admits there are some concerns that need to be addressed with Flushing West
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Queens mayoral candidate criticizes affordable housing plan
Anti-displacement activists call for de Blasio’s resignation
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Flushing resident stops crew from installing bioswale
Admits it's probably just a temporary stop-work order
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Flushing officials announce Pre-K info session
With the Pre-Kindergarten application process looming for young parents, families in District 25 will have a chance to have their questions answered. Councilman Peter Koo and Superintendent Daniell...
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Officials highlight improvements at Martin Van Buren HS
Attendance, graduation rates are on the rise
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Union members, contractors repave VFW Post parking lot
A local union and its contracting partners contributed to the season of giving by repaving a parking lot for their neighborhood’s veterans service organization. Laborers Local 1010, now based in Wh...
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Flushing prepares for Lunar New Year parade
Organizers expect 10,000 revelers to attend annual event
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From humble start, Queens woman grows skin care biz
Husband secretly sold first bars to barbershop customers
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Students at Queens H.S. call on DOE to remove interim principal
City hostile environment at Townsend Harris
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LIC youth honored for service, supporting caregivers
When nine-year-old Hailey Richman was four, her grandmother was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. Her mother Emma looked online to find where her young daughter could go for support by talking wi...
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