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SPRING SAFETY TIPS FOR MOTORISTS, PEDESTRIANS AND BICYCLISTS
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
As the weather warms up, people take to the road and want to spend more time outdoors. In particular, an increasing number of bicyclists and pedestrians join the thoroughfares, and motorists need t...
Employee Salary Histories
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
Can Employers Ask Employees About their Salary History? On May 4, 2017, the New York City Council passed a bill that limited what an employer can ask job candidates about their salary history, comp...
What Employers Should Know About the New York Women’s Equality Act
Apr 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 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 | 58 58 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 | 56 56 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 | 84 84 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 | 284 284 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 | 606 606 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 | 903 903 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 | 164 164 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...

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Obama's 'deferred action' policy officially goes into effect
NYC immigrants react to move that could keep them in U.S. legally
Aug 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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The root of the problem? The roots themselves
Pol wants city to own up to damage from trees to sewer lines
Aug 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two Community Visionaries, One Green Cause: Part I
Without a doubt, residents of Forest Hills and New York City are increasingly becoming conscious about “going green,” and some are embarking upon great journeys to achieve their dream. Facebook has...
Aug 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sandy Bosko: Vocal Innovator of Forest Hills
Forest Hills has numerous native celebrities, including Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel, The Ramones, Ray Romano, Helen Keller, Alan King, Dale Carnegie, Andrea King, and Michael Landon. Could Sandy Bosk...
Aug 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 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 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Improvements will alleviate lake flooding in park
Flooding is no longer a problem for the east shore of Meadow Lake, thanks to recent renovations that were celebrated on Friday, August 3. Over $1.2 million in work will help prevent flooding and im...
Aug 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Perlman: Pols need to step in to save Civic Virtue
Queens may soon suffer a major loss in the art world, as well as the loss of a landmark in all but city documents. The iconic city-owned “Triumph of Civic Virtue” statue might be carted away from Q...
Jul 31, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Controversial statue could be on the move
Civic Virtue could leave Queens for Brooklyn
Jul 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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SJU receives grant to promote college to underserved
Two area schools receive grants St. John’s University in Queens and the Research Foundation of CUNY at Brooklyn College are the recipients of $200,000 in education grants to help typically underser...
Jul 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Martha’s Country Bakery: Slice of The American Dream in Forest Hills
Carrot cake, chocolate mousse, gelato, marble yogurt pound cake, very berry napoleon, Oreo cupcake, frozen mixed drinks, hot chocolate, coffee…this is only the beginning of what meets the eyes upon...
Jul 25, 2012 | 2 2 comments | 69 69 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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Club kayaks the waters of Jamaica Bay
It’s 9:30 a.m. on a Saturday, and the guests at Sebago Canoe Club on Paerdegat Ave. can’t wait to get in the water. Today they are going kayaking. For some, it’s the first time, for others, it’s th...
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Magician Michael Chaut: A Look Into The Mind of Forest Hills’ Own
Magic is in the air in Forest Hills, thanks to Michael Chaut. A professional magician for over two decades, as well as a mentalist, magic advisor, and entertainment consultant of fifteen years, Cha...
Jul 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Forest Hills farmers market a blooming success
The three-and-a-half year challenge of opening a Forest Hills farmers market has been solved. The Forest Hills Greenmarket opened on Sunday, July 8, which was a victorious day as evidenced by the h...
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
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