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NYC Department of Transportation Sued for Racial Discrimination
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
This summer the NYC Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) faced a lawsuit for racial discrimination. The Acting Manhattan U.S. Attorney filed a lawsuit that alleged a pattern of racial discriminati...
Overtime Myths in the Restaurant Industry
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 205 205 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 | 77 77 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 | 587 587 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 | 635 635 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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Kew Gardens kids join Save the Bridge campaign
Created sign of support at The Potter’s Wheel
Jun 20, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Parks unveils design for Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Monument to break ground next year
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Will tech industry ever come to Jamaica?
At a business roundtable hosted by city Comptroller Scott Stringer, Jamaica business leaders discussed the potential of incorporating a technology sector in the neighborhood. Oslene Carrington, exe...
Jun 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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New $1.5M marketing campaign to spotlight Flushing
Asians Americans for Equality and the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce announced a new marketing campaign last week. Dubbed “Flushing Fantastic,” the program is funded with a $1.55 million gran...
Jun 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Court rules against city in Willets West case
The New York Court of Appeals on Tuesday ruled against the city and Queens Development Group in their bid to build a mega-mall and other amenities in Willets Point. The renegotiated development, wh...
Jun 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Students to aid in wetland restoration
State Senator Tony Avella last week announced a $120,000 grant to the Douglas Manor Environmental Association (DMEA), which will help fund a restoration project on an ancient wetland in Douglas Man...
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Fight for park in Douglaston Manor continues
State Senator Tony Avella stood with Douglaston residents to call on the city to turn an empty lot into a park. The 10,000-square-foot lot is located next to St. Sarkis Armenian Apostolic Church at...
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PETA protests restaurant allegedly serving live seafood
Chef defends practices, insists animals are dead
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Speakers tell Queens College graduates to ‘go for it’
Class of 2017 celebrated at annual commencement
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Asian-American leaders honored in Flushing
Elected officials and community leaders celebrated Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month last Friday at Selfhelp Community Services in Flushing. The commemorative month is celebrated n...
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Northeast Queens honors the nation’s veterans
Three parades highlight of Memorial Day Weekend
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State lawmakers form Asian Pacific-American Legislative Caucus
In celebration of Asian Pacific-American Heritage Month, which is recognized nationally in May, state lawmakers announced the formation of the Asian Pacific-American Legislative Caucus (APALC) last...
May 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kissena gets new trash cans
This is why we can't have nice things! Councilman Peter Koo and members of the Holly Civic Association welcomed two new trash cans on Kissena Boulevard, but the Department of Sanitation (DSNY) caut...
May 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bayside BID urges residents to get fit
The Bayside Village Business Improvement District (BID) held its third annual Sports and Health Festival on Bell Boulevard on Sunday. The United States Tennis Association (USTA) hosted a tennis cli...
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Douglaston overlook gets new benches, pavement
Named for man who fought to have site preserved
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