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What Employers Should Know About the New York Women’s Equality Act
Apr 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 170 170 recommendations | email to a friend
Clarifications for Employers for Women in the Workplace In June of 2014, the Governor Andrew Cuomo of New York signed amendments to the New York State Human Rights Law, which bolstered civil rights...
Wish You Had a Case Against Harvey Weinstein? Maybe Not
Apr 05, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
The parent company of Weinstein Co.filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Delaware on March 20, 2018. Before that, Eric Schneiderman, the New York Attorney General, had filed a lawsuit again...
How Does the New York Compassionate Care Act Affect Employers?
Apr 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
The New York Compassionate Care Act (NYCCA) protects patients who are certified to use medical marijuana from being subject to criminal or civil marijuana charges. We live in an age where some stat...
MORE ABOUT EMPLOYEE WAGE DEDUCTIONS
Mar 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 339 339 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans As an employer, have you ever wondered if a wage deduction you made was legal? New York Labor Law establishes what is legal and what is not for wage deductions. If you have que...
RESTAURANT INDUSTRY: FAQS ABOUT TIPS
Mar 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 328 328 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans Owners in the restaurant industry often have questions about tips. As a restaurant owner, it’s important to know your rights and responsibilities regarding tips so you can avoi...
A Renaissance Woman In New York City. Interview With LindaAnn LoSchiavo
Mar 18, 2018 | 2 2 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
  An interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena She is the optimal example of a  Renaissance woman  and a  New Yorker  combined: humble but determined, soft spoken but direct, with a genial attitude not u...
Can Your Family Have Access to Your E-Mail after Your Death?
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 864 864 recommendations | email to a friend
In today's electronic world, the idea of property has changed dramatically. In the past, when you were putting together an estate plan, the only intangible property that might be a part of it was c...
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Settles $1.3 Million for Construction Worker Injury Prior to Trial
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 845 845 recommendations | email to a friend
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP successfully negotiated a $1.3 million settlement for a 41 year-old Asian male construction worker, who was injured while performing asbestos removal work at an upsta...
POSTERS REQUIRED FOR BUSINESSES UNDER NY EMPLOYMENT LAWS
Feb 23, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 153 153 recommendations | email to a friend
What Posters Must Employers Display based on NY Employment Laws? A number of laws have been passed that require employers to display posters. It is often hard to keep up with all the requirements a...
Using Our Schools to Curb School Shootings
Feb 16, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 475 475 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Cindy Silver-LeClaire Access to Counseling and Instilling Values are Key to Addressing Culture of Violence Once again, we are collectively stunned, watching reports of a number of high scho...

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Seniors can receive a weekend meal at FH center
If you’re a senior living in the local area, consider the Young Israel of Forest Hills Senior League.
Feb 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coalition aims to save Kew Gardens businesses
The bridge over the Long Island Rail Road that is home to several small businesses on Lefferts Boulevard may soon undergo demolition, but the Save Kew Gardens Coalition is working to save it. To ma...
Feb 13, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Notables Behind Tennis View Apartments
Residents of Tennis View Apartments in Forest Hills Gardens marked the development's centennial last year with a celebration at Forest Hills Stadium and now the celebration continues with a soon-to...
Feb 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Forest Hills leaders gather at State of the Civic Community
Organizations look to 2018, new partnerships
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Stolen plants raise concerns for the community
Thieves stole from two locations within two weeks
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Before BW3, there was the Forest Hills Theatre
Today it is known to most Forest Hills residents as Duane Reade and Buffalo Wild Wings, but a greater story exists behind the distinctive Old English façade at 107-16 Continental Avenue. The Forest...
Jan 30, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Forest Hills Library to celebrate Lunar New Year
Special performance by the Austin Senior Center
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Community debates Queens Boulevard redesign
Next phase runs from Yellowstone to 80th Road
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LIJ Forest Hills unveils new postpartum unit
Emphasizes focus on mother-infant bonding
Jan 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Historic racquets on display at WSTC
Step into the charming Tudor-style clubhouse of the West Side Tennis Club (WSTC), and you will see photos of past matches and champions like “Big Bill” Tilden, Helen Jacobs, Rod Laver, John McEnroe...
Jan 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shalimar owner denies rumors of diner closing
While rumors have been circulating regarding the future of Shalimar Diner, owner Chris Karayiannis insists that the diner is not closing later this year. In a column in this paper last week about f...
Jan 23, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chase makes changes at several Queens locations
A neighborhood Chase Bank branch will soon close. The branch located on 100-26 Queens Boulevard, one of several in the Forest Hills and Rego Park area, is scheduled to close sometime in March. “We ...
Jan 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Central Queens Y hosts 2nd annual MLK Day of Service
The Central Queens Y took part in the UJA-Federation of New York’s second community-wide MLK Day of Service, hosting an intergenerational lunch on Monday. About 85 local seniors were joined by 20 v...
Jan 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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New developments concern longtime residents
Forest Hills and Rego Park residents and business owners continue to feel disgruntled and perplexed over planned demolitions and developments in the neighborhoods, which could result in the loss of...
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Striking worker urges residents to drop Spectrum
A striking worker from Charter Communications stopped by last Thursday’s Community Board 6 meeting to provide insight into the battle between the company and its striking employees. D'Anthony Johns...
Jan 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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