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Can You Be Denied Workers’ Compensation because Your Employer Pays You Off the Books?
Jan 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
by Pyrros & Serres LLP Queens Workers’ Compensation Attorneys You have been working a job, but getting paid under the table, so to speak. You get injured on that job—now you can’t work at all! If y...
Videotaping the Execution of a Will
Jan 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Bonnie Lawston It's not uncommon, in New York and other jurisdictions, for dispossessed or unhappy heirs to allege that a will was executed under duress or undue influence. What if you vide...
Very Important News for you, If you work more than 40 hours per week for the same weekly salary
Jan 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
I work way more than 40 hours a week for the same weekly salary. My boss says that he doesn’t have to pay me anything for my overtime hours. Is this true? It depends. Under the old rule, Anyone who...
How Do Workers Feel About Overtime Pay?
Jan 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans The federal overtime rule has been put on hold, and employers are waiting to see whether the DOL will effectively appeal the injunction imposed by the U.S. District Court in...
Varför Utnyttja Raspberry Ketoner kosttillskott viktminskning?
Jan 06, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
Data summeras av den amerikanska viktkontroll Info Network bestämma större än två tredjedelar av vuxna i USA som feta (68,8 procent). Det här laget, är över 35 procent tänkt på feta. Många människo...
Sammeln und halten auch Heidelbeeren und auch Einfrieren Heidelbeeren
Jan 06, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
Blaubeeren sind eine gesunde und leckere Belohnung, die Sie sofort nach der Auswahl oder Verwendung in Pfannkuchen, Muffins oder Marmeladen essen können. Es ist immer viel mehr erfreulich, wenn Sie...
Smoked Poultry Products From Vietnam
Jan 06, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
There are several methods to prepare food, especially meats. Smoking cigarettes nevertheless; not just includes taste but increases life span. Poultry can be placed in a salt brine and after that s...
Health Perks of Pastured Chickens
Jan 05, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
Did you recognize that hens raised on pasture are nutritionally above those raised in business factory settings? Pastured poultry imports  are poultries (and also various other birds like ducks and...
7 TIPS FOR ACHIEVING YOUR FITNESS RESOLUTIONS
Jan 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
  by Mary Murphy (originally posted on www.mmanewyorkcity.com/blog) It’s a few days into the new year, but if you’re anything like me, you’re probably still fine-tuning your resolutions. When I was...
Keeping Your Workouts Fresh
Jan 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
December 28th, 2016 by Crystal Carlton (originally posted on www.mmanewyorkcity.com/blog/) With the New Year coming up you may be thinking of starting a new workout routine. Often people will start...

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Queens Chamber honors business, nonprofit leaders
Astoria Bank CEO inducted to Hall of Fame
Nov 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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“Art of Thriving” conference connects local nonprofits
Topics included risk, millennials & building a nonprofit
Nov 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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NYCHA leader details plans to mitigate financial struggles
The head of the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) painted a bleak picture of its current financial crisis in a speech delivered to business leaders last Thursday. Shola Olatoye, chair and CEO...
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“The Ramones Way” unveiled in Queens
It's official: Forest Hills has its own “Rock ‘n’ Roll High School.” On Sunday, nearly 400 fans of the Ramones attended a ceremony in front of the band’s alma mater, Forest Hills High School, co-na...
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Officials break ground on Bowne Park reconstruction
Playground expected to open next fall
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Proposed limits to street fairs irk community boards
Say amount should not be capped per district
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Pol wants state to extend expressway sound barrier
Residents say Clearview noise impacts quality of life
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Residents waiting seven years for Depot Road fix
City says repairs require a capital improvement project
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PS 163 celebrates $43M addition, nearly 400 new seats
After two years of construction, Flushing's PS 163 finally unveiled its $43 million addition. The extra space will add 376 classroom seats to the school, including one pre-kindergarten class, two k...
Oct 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol points to 'signs' of illegal activity
A Queens elected official is calling on the Department of Sanitation (DSNY) to take action against the unsightly and illegal “Cash-For-Cars” signs ton New York City streets. “DSNY has always respon...
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QBG hosts annual Harvest Fest & Pumpkin Patch
The Queens Botanical Garden hosted its annual Harvest Fest and Pumpkin Patch on Sunday. There was as full day of events, including live music, games, nature walks, farm tours and bouncy houses. The...
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Bayside Hills residents air grievances about abandoned lot
A vacant lot in Bayside Hills that has been neglected for more than four years has left neighbors upset and demanding action. A green construction fence covers a plot of land at the corner of 215th...
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Late Bayside High coach honored with street naming
Remembered as affable, humble community leader & father
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Coalition releases report on Long Island Sound
Water quality receives failing grade, but trending upward
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TOP HIGH SCHOOLS 2016
Our annual list of the best high schools in New York City.
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FILE PHOTO - Gambia's President Al Hadji Yahya Jammeh attends the plenary session of the Africa-South America Summit on Margarita IslandGambian President Yahya Jammeh declared a state of emergency on Tuesday after refusing to hand power to opposition leader Adama Barrow, who won an election last month. State televison said the emergency would prevent a power vacuum while the supreme court rules on Jammeh's petition challenging the election result. Regional leaders have threatened to intervene militarily if Jammeh does not step down and on Tuesday a senior Nigerian army source said Nigeria and other West African states were preparing a military force.


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Tourists walk past a cafe on the street in BanjulBritish tour operator Thomas Cook started evacuating nearly 1,000 holidaymakers from Gambia on Wednesday after President Yahya Jammeh declared a state of emergency on his final day in office, increasing the chances of civil unrest. In a statement on its website, Thomas Cook said it had activated its contingency plans and was laying on extra flights in the next 48 hours to remove 985 package tour customers from the tiny West African nation. It was also trying to contact a further 2,500 'flight only' tourists in Gambia to arrange for their departure on the earliest available flight, it said.


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Injured people are comforted at the site after a bombing attack of an internally displaced persons camp in RannBy Lanre Ola MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) - Nigeria's air force killed at least 52 people and injured 120 in an air strike on a refugee camp in the country's northeast on Tuesday, a spokesman from Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said after the military earlier disclosed the strike was meant to target Boko Haram militants. MSF said the strike occurred in Rann in Borno state, the epicentre of the jihadist group's seven-year-long bid to create an Islamic caliphate. Nigerian General Lucky Irabor, a regional military commander, located the incident at Kala Balge, a district that includes Rann.


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