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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?
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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 | 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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Congressman proposes tax credit bill for renters
Legislation would also benefit public housing residents
Aug 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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Avella advocates for tree pruning legislation
Bill would allow homeowners to cut branches 'within reach'
Aug 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Council candidate shares evidence used to file lawsuit
Graziano drops suit, but says Vallone still acted illegally
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Activists blame Flushing fish kill on toxic sewage
DEP says dead fish result of predators, not CSO
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Residents renew opposition to bioswale program
Now worried 'rain gardens' could create sinkholes
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Senator awards Liberty Medals to longtime civic leaders
Five civic leaders were honored last Thursday by State Senator Tony Avella, who awarded them the Liberty Medal, the highest award bestowed on a New York State resident. Avella, who has awarded the ...
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Willets Point shops: “We’re open for business”
Merchants ask city to fix crumbling infrastructure
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Avella proposes safety protocols for Airbnb rentals
State Senator Tony Avella is proposing legislation to create safety protocols for Airbnb rentals that are already standard practice in hotels. Two weeks ago, Avella joined neighbors in Little Neck ...
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Julia Harrison, former Flushing council member, passes at 97
Julia Harrison, who represented Flushing in the City Council from 1986 to 2001, passed away last week. She was 97 years old. She is survived by three children, seven grandchildren and two great-gra...
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Graziano accuses Vallone of petition fraud in lawsuit
City Council candidate Paul Graziano is bringing incumbent Councilman Paul Vallone to court over accusations of petition fraud. In a lawsuit filed last Tuesday, Graziano accuses Vallone of “insuffi...
Aug 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Renovated Queensboro Hill library reopens
After 10 months of closure and construction, the Queensboro Hill library is open once again. Queens Library CEO Dennis Walcott joined elected officials last Wednesday at the branch’s community day,...
Aug 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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State reinstates cease-and-desist zones for soliciting
Residents in parts of northeast Queens will soon have the option to refuse unwanted real estate solicitations. State Senator Tony Avella announced last Wednesday that the Department of State (DOS) ...
Aug 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gillibrand, Meng discuss national issues at town hall
Gillibrand says she disapproves of IDC in State Senate
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Moya, Monserrate trade blows over Willets Point
Now that they have both released their plans for the future of Willets Point, Assemblyman Francisco Moya and former Councilman Hiram Monserrate have begun the war of words. The two candidates for C...
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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SE Queens pol found guilty of public corruption
Councilman Ruben Wills faces up to seven years in prison
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