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DOL Sets Overtime Rules Affecting the Restaurant Industry
Jul 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D.Hans & Associates DOL Sets Overtime Rules Affecting the Restaurant Industry Whether you own a fast food restaurant or a fine dining establishment, you must now pay your salaried w...
Exclusive interview to Michael Bacarella, author of “Lincoln’s Foreign Legion: The 39th New York Infantry, the Garibaldi Guard”
Jul 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
      Your book “Lincoln’s Foreign Legion: The 39th New York Infantry, the Garibaldi Guard” is now available on Kindle. What brought you to investigate this type of topic? From my earliest memories...
Estate Planning Checklist For Wills
Jul 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
Estate planning is an intimidating task that some people prefer to avoid. Except Everybody needs to prepare for estate planning sooner rather than later. To help get the ball rolling, here is a che...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: July 2016
Jul 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . July 2016 Queens Real Estate Market Update  Queens home sales in June decelerated for the fourth consecuti...
New York City, Queens, Employment Defense Lawyers
Jul 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 121 121 recommendations | email to a friend
Salient Points about the Carlson-Ailes Sexual Discrimination Lawsuit The media is full of reports about the lawsuit Gretchen Carlson, former Fox anchor woman and television host brought against Fox...
Money Saving Winter Roofing Tips- Spot Out Faulty Gutters Yourself
Jun 24, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 630 630 recommendations | email to a friend
A good roof is perhaps one of the most important investments a homeowner can make. Any good investment requires good maintenance. One of the most crucial factors in upholding a roofing system is th...
How to Throw a Block Party in Queens
Jun 16, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 265 265 recommendations | email to a friend
By George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . A Block Party is defined as a community sponsored, public event where there are no sales of goods or servi...
Camping Safety Guidelines
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 262 262 recommendations | email to a friend
Schools are letting out and summer vacations begin. Many children will be heading off to summer camps as part of their vacation recreation and many families plan their own camping trips, some for f...
Is My Job Protected While I Pursue a Workers’ Compensation Claim?
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 260 260 recommendations | email to a friend
Workers Compensation Attorneys Queens & New York If you have been injured on the job and need to seek compensation under New York’s workers’ compensation laws, you may have some concerns about whet...
Dominoes Pizza Sued for Wage and Hour Violations
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 265 265 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit against Domino’s Pizza for underpaying staff. According to Legal Reader , last year the Attorney General’s Office settled for $1...

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After 12-year wait, bathrooms open in Bayside park
Feb 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Advocates and pols demand real affordable housing, union jobs
In Mayor Bill de Blasio’s quest to build or preserve 200,000 units of affordable housing over the next decade, one coalition of advocates say the mayor’s plan isn’t affordable enough for the lowest...
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Community House wins Yelp grant contest
Forest Hills-based nonprofit directly serves 20,000 people annually
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols renew push for new police precinct
Want to split the 105th into two, create 116th
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents vow to fight variance request for mosque
Say Flushing site is inappropriate for facility as proposed
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Group announces Flushing 2050 project to manage growth
Focused on long-term community-led planning for neighborhood
Jan 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Borough's first medical marijuana dispensary opens in Elmhurst
CEO says facility feels like a doctor's office
Jan 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Borough Board reviews budget requests for FY2017
After Mayor Bill de Blasio released his preliminary budget for Fiscal Year 2017 last week, members of the Queens Borough Board held a hearing Monday in Kew Gardens to take budget requests from comm...
Jan 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekend blizzard produces record snowfall
Queens residents, pols upset about unplowed streets
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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With another home facing demo, residents rally for landmarking
Renew call for city to designate Broadway-Flushing historic district
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol calls on MTA to release service stats for 7 line
Says delays up, while agency says numbers already available
Jan 19, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dozens arrested in LaGuardia Airport demonstration
Hundreds of city officials, airport workers and advocates rallied for higher wages and benefits at a Martin Luther King Day rally on a cold Monday afternoon. Dozens were arrested in the demonstrati...
Jan 19, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weprin talks State of the State with community leaders
Garners support by emphasizing fixing transportation needs
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Avella offers own recommendations to fight homeless problems
City announces it will double the number of Drop-In Centers
Jan 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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City rejects proposals for festival in FMCP
The Parks Department has rejected all three proposals to host a multi-day music festival in the largest park in Queens. The organizers behind the Cochella music festival, AEG, were the first to app...
Jan 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and running mate Tim Kaine greet supporters at a campaign rally in Miami on July 23, 2016Tim Kaine made a big splash in his first appearance as Hillary Clinton's running mate for the White House, savaging Donald Trump's foreign policy ideas as dangerous and wowing a Miami crowd with fluent Spanish. Kaine, a 58-year-old senator from the battleground state of Virginia, won many a cheer and laugh and frequent applause as he addressed a campaign rally late Saturday, one day after being tapped for the Democratic ticket. Clinton beamed as she sat behind Kaine during his rousing speech, after introducing the political veteran as the antithesis of the Republican ticket of Trump and Mike Pence.


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Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's British driver Lewis Hamilton crosses the finish line to win the Formula One Hungarian Grand Prix at the Hungaroring circuit in Mogyorod near Budapest, Hungary, on Sunday, July 24, 2016. (ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP pool via AP)BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton won the Hungarian Grand Prix for a record fifth time on Sunday to take the championship lead from teammate Nico Rosberg, who finished second.


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A man at a mosque in Kabul on July 24, 2016, grieves the death of a relative after the IS group claimed responsibility for twin explosions the day before that ripped through crowds of Shiite Hazaras in the Afghan capital killing at least 80 peopleKabul was plunged into mourning Sunday after its deadliest attack for 15 years killed 80 people and left hundreds maimed, reigniting concern that the Islamic State group was seeking to expand its foothold in Afghanistan. "I promise you that I will avenge the blood of our loved ones on the perpetrators of this crime, wherever they are," President Ashraf Ghani said, declaring Sunday a national day of mourning. The bombings occurred as thousands of Hazara protesters had gathered to demand that a multi-million-dollar power line pass through their electricity-starved province of Bamiyan, one of the most deprived areas of Afghanistan.


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