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Restaurants Can Throw Dog Lovers a Bone
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NYC Employment Defense Attorney “I’m so pleased that the city Department of Health threw dog lovers a bone,” Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal (D-Manhattan) was quoted as saying by The New York Daily N...
The Workers’ Compensation Has Ruled Against You—What Are Your Options?
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by Pyrros & Serres LLP , Workers Compensation Attorneys Workers Compensation Attorneys in New York You were hurt on the job and filed a legitimate claim, but the New York State Workers’ Compensatio...
Playground Injuries on the Rise: How You Can Protect Your Child
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by Steven Palermo | May 11, 2016  Kids love to play outdoors and physical exercise is good for them. The fact that playground injuries are on the rise may be frightening to some parents. Even so, t...
The Zadroga Act—What is It and How Does It Affect Workers' Compensation?
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Author:Pyrros & Serres LLP In the aftermath of September 11, 2001, many people volunteered to help clean up after the devastation of the twin towers at the World Trade Center. Many of those volunte...
How Far Do Privacy Rights Stretch for a Child’s Safety?
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A father recorded a conversation between his son and his ex-wife’s live-in boyfriend. Later on, when he turned in the recording as evidence, the boyfriend’s attorney challenged the admissibility of...
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EEOC Alleges Discrimination Based on Applications Requiring Medical History
May 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens, New York City Employment Defense Firm As employers, when you ask for medical information on a job application, you raise a red flag for the Equal Opportunity Employment Commission (EEOC) an...
Advantages Of Advertising On NYC Billboards & Buildings
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Using billboards to advertise may seem old-fashioned in our technology-driven era. With the internet and the many platforms it reaches out to, why would we still want to advertise with something as...
Restaurants Weigh in on Replacing Tipping with Service Charges
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Queens New York Employment Defense Attorneys Human Resource Consulting Law Firm Various restaurants across the country are in the process of changing tipping into service charges. The Seattle Eater...
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Are you having trouble evicting a tenant? The Landlord Center has been effectively representing landlords and have been very successful in fighting for their rights for over 20 years. The legal tea...

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Mets host baseball clinic for kids affected by 9/11
Citi Field was full of kids on Wednesday, August 8, as the New York Mets partnered with Tuesday’s Children and the Cory Lidle Foundation to host a baseball clinic. Following a period of on-field in...
Aug 16, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dragons return to Meadow Lake
The annual Dragon Boat Festival on Meadow Lake in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park was held this past Saturday and Sunday. Now in its 21st year, over 170 teams competed for $60,000 in prizes. Attendees...
Aug 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shooting shocks New York City Sikh community
The last time Mohan Khatra spoke to his uncle was the night before he died. A Queens’ resident, Khatra said he had planned a trip to visit his relative, Suez Khatra, in Milwaukee. “It’s very sad,” ...
Aug 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Doe Fund comes to Union Turnpike
Councilman James Gennaro, City Council Speaker Christine Quinn, Assemblyman David Weprin and local business owners gathered at The Sly Fox Inn last week to discuss the importance of The Doe Fund in...
Aug 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Commuter vans worry they'll be out of business
Elected officials stood next to commuter van drivers in Jamaica to speak out against false promises by the Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC), which they say have undercut and hurt their businesse...
Aug 08, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Annual Pow Wow returns to Queens County Farm
New York City's oldest and largest pow wow – the Annual Mid-Summer Thunderbird Pow Wow – took place this past weekend at the Queens County Farm Museum in Floral Park. Now in it’s 34th year, the pow...
Jul 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Showcase gives a taste of Flushing
Queens’ residents along with bloggers and food critics gathered together at the Sheraton LaGuardia in Flushing to get a taste of traditional and non-traditional Asian cuisine. The event was organiz...
Jul 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Change of address for Bayside Post Office?
Bayside residents held a rally outside their local post office last week amid rumors that the facility might be moving to a different location. Recently, news leaked that the United States Postal S...
Jul 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Push for QM20 extension to Lower Manhattan
Northeast Queens residents are pushing a plan that would extend the QM20 bus into Lower Manhattan. Currently, the QM20 bus route ends at Midtown Manhattan, which means commuters have to transfer in...
Jul 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jimmy Meng arrested, charged with taking $80,000 to bribe prosecutors
Former Flushing assemblyman Jimmy Meng was arrested and charged with allegedly taking $80,000 on promises that he could help a defendant in a state tax fraud case by bribing Manhattan prosecutors. ...
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Zoo launches new Wi-Fi service
We guess you could say the animals at the Queens Zoo are really living the “wired” life. Or more accurately the “wireless” life, as the Queens Zoo last week launched free Wi-Fi service, which will ...
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol discusses impact of proposed drink ban with small biz
Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras teamed up with New Yorkers for Beverage Choices for a walking tour in her district to discuss the proposed ban on 16-ounce sugar-sweetened beverages with business owne...
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two reports highlight problem of low-wage jobs
South Asian workers, many of them undocumented, make up an increasingly large portion of New York City’s workforce. There are over 600,000 South Asians in New York City and that number is growing. ...
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Super Bowl champ Victor Cruz discusses new book
Sits down with Budd Mishkin at Queens Theatre
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols: ban sex offenders from libraries
Call for measure following arrest in Flushing incident
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin (71), of Russia, celebrates right wing Phil Kessel's (81) goal, during the first period of Game 6 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference finals against the Tampa Bay Lightning, Tuesday, May 24, 2016, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins are headed home for Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final.

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Boston Red Sox's Jackie Bradley Jr. follows through on a double during the second inning of a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies in Boston, Tuesday, May 24, 2016. Bradley extended his hitting streak to 28 games. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)A look at what's happening all around the majors Wednesday:

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CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's deputy prime minister boasted on Wednesday that he had got into Johnny Depp's head like fictional serial killer Hannibal Lecter after the Hollywood actor quipped that the ruddy-faced lawmaker appeared to be "inbred with a tomato."
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