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NYC Department of Transportation Sued for Racial Discrimination
Oct 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 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 | 206 206 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?
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 225 225 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 216 216 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 589 589 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 | 567 567 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 | 636 636 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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Port Authority updates Borough Board on LGA progress
Discusses solutions to mitigate area traffic issues
Sep 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Selfhelp unveils virtual senior center program
Allows elderly to participate in classes at home
Sep 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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New security cameras unveiled at NE Queens libraries
Patrons at three libraries in northeast Queens are a little safer. Queens Library CEO Dennis Walcott and Councilman Paul Vallone announced last Wednesday that new closed-circuit television (CCTV) s...
Sep 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ceremony honors 2016 Olympians with Queens roots
Olympians with roots in Queens were saluted with thunderous cheers at a Monday afternoon ceremony at Borough Hall. Borough President Melinda Katz praised the athletes for representing the borough a...
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CUNY schools get $73M to fund capital improvements
City University of New York (CUNY) schools are getting an unprecedented increase in capital funding this year. On Monday, Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito joined members of the City Council's Queens d...
Sep 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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LGBT groups criticize Jung for ‘homophobic’ comments
Reports surfaced this week that State Senate candidate S.J. Jung told a group of Korean churches in March that he wants to remove any mention of same-sex couples from school textbooks. He later con...
Sep 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chamber launches second Flushing SOUP
Requesting projects ahead of October potluck dinner
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Police make arrest in fatal stabbing of Muslim woman
A Queens man was arrested last week for the fatal stabbing of a 60-year-old woman in Jamaica. On the night of August 31, police were called to the front of 160-12 Normal Road, a short distance from...
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Pol renews effort to curb illegal activity along Roosevelt Ave
Wants a moratorium on new liquor licenses, increased enforcement
Sep 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officials denounce candidate’s stance on abortion
Jung made controversial comments during recent forum
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Queens mans sues borough president over FOIL requests
Wants info on two meetings Katz held on Willets Point
Aug 23, 2016 | 5 5 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Speaker tours Flushing, promotes immigrant services
Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito toured Flushing with Councilman Peter Koo, visiting the Queens Botanical Garden and Hindu Temple Society of North America to learn more about the institutions and prom...
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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New law provides loans to smallest small biz
Provides capital to owners who may lack credit history
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Tennis program gets $800K from City Council
For over 40 years, the City Council has helped fund the citywide New York Junior Tennis and Learning (NYJTL) program. Last Thursday, Councilman Rory Lancman continued that lengthy relationship by p...
Aug 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Whitestone residents rally for new supermarket
Residents in one Queens neighborhood are worried the supermarket they lost almost a year ago could be gone for good. Waldbaum's filed for bankruptcy in 2015, and many of the chain's Queens location...
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