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MIDDLE VILLAGE YOUNG PEOPLE NOT WORKING
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
MIDDLE VILLAGE-has more young people not working between 22 years of age to 40 years of age. They mostly live with their parents or parent. Imagine no guidance, no retirement plans, just existing d...
Over-packing Your Car Can Make Driving More Dangerous
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Packing Your Car Wisely for Vacations With warmer weather here and children out of school, many people are taking to the road for vacation trips. While you want to be sure you pack what you need to...
What Employers Should Know About Retaliation Claims
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 123 123 recommendations | email to a friend
by Stephen D. Hans Retaliation Claims May Include Emotional Distress Damages A precedent has been set in relation to retaliation claims brought against employers. Two courts of appeals, the Sixth a...
Workers’ Compensation in New York—What You Need to Know—Part One
Jul 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 123 123 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP You’ve been hurt on the job in the state of New York. You’ve heard from others that you are entitled to workers’ compensation benefits. But what does that mean? How does th...
What You Should Know About Construction Job Vehicle Accidents in New York
Jul 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Unsafe Conditions Can Lead to Serious Construction Job Vehicle Accidents Construction job motor vehicle accidents often occur due to OSHA violations.  Many diffe...
How to Clean a Diamond Ring the Right Way
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 554 554 recommendations | email to a friend
If you have been struggling to sell diamonds for top price, the chances are that you’ve been cleaning your ring incorrectly. Remember nothing can sell diamonds quite like that shiny sparkle and lus...
Texting and Driving FAQs
Jun 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 158 158 recommendations | email to a friend
Texting and Driving Is the Most Alarming Form of Distracted Driving Texting and driving includes reading text messages, emails or online material or writing or composing messages on a mobile device...
Misclassifying Workers as Independent Contractors
Jun 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 236 236 recommendations | email to a friend
How Would Your Small Business Fare with the IRS for Worker Status? Did you know that misclassifying workers is one of the top problems that small business owners face? Many small businesses hire in...
Do Your Work Policies Discriminate Between Men and Women?
May 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 655 655 recommendations | email to a friend
One Set of Rules for Men and a Different Set of Rules for Women Having company policies that discriminate between men and women can be lethal for an employer in today’s work environment. If you hav...
Social Media: Should You Use Social Media in an Internal Investigation?
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Investigating Employees Through Their Social Media Accounts Social media can provide a lot of information about people’s lives. Why would an employer want to know what an employee is doing through ...

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Crown Heights tenants plan to go on rent strike
A coalition of frustrated Crown Heights tenants at 80 New York Avenue plan to withhold rent from their landlord starting June 1 unless their demands are met. Their requests are heat and hot water, ...
May 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Judge halts demolition of Our Lady of Loreto
Activists fighting to save the century-old Our Lady of Loreto church in Brownsville received welcome news last week when a judge granted a temporary stay of demolition. Judge Bernard Graham halted ...
May 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gala raises $100K for Coney Island
The Alliance for Coney Island raised over $100,000 at its spring gala last week. Over 350 individuals gathered to celebrate the growth of the neighborhood and amusement district, especially in the ...
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Acting Brooklyn DA announces intention to run
Gonzalez joins crowded field of challengers
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Brooklyn pol introduces home-sharing regulation bill
Brooklyn Assemblyman Joseph Lentol introduced legislation on Monday that would regulate home-sharing and allow companies like Airbnb to collect and remit city and state taxes on behalf of hosts. “H...
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Chambers recognize minority, women-owned biz
The city’s chambers of commerce gathered together at Vaughn College last week to honor members of the Minority and Women-owned Businesses and Enterprises (MWBE) program. Each chamber commended two ...
Apr 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Schools win big in north Brooklyn participatory budgeting
Councilman Stephen Levin announced the winners of this year’s participatory budgeting for District 33 on Monday night at Enid’s in Greenpoint. Four of the six projects that will receive funding are...
Apr 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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DA looks to protect immigrant New Yorkers
Acting Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez hopes to protect immigrant New Yorkers from deportation over low-level offenses. His office will officially hire two immigration attorneys to train a...
Apr 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Housing advocates urge pol to ‘kill the deal’
Want armory development to be 100 percent affordable
Apr 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 134 134 recommendations | email to a friend
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Governor signs legislation for tuition-free college program
Hillary Clinton joins Cuomo for bill-signing ceremony
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Catholic Charities renames housing site after former bishop
Bishop Emeritus of Brooklyn Thomas Daily dedicated his life to helping the poor and the homeless. Now, his name and work will live on through a building housing those less fortunate. Catholic Chari...
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Catholic Charities moves forward with demolition of Brownsville church
May keep building’s facade, add community center to plans
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LIU-Brooklyn headed towards another teacher lockout?
Teachers at Long Island University's Downtown Brooklyn campus rallied last week ahead of what could be another lockout with no long-term contract in place. Last September, students at LIU-Brooklyn ...
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Brooklyn DA announces major opioid bust
Acting Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez last week announced the arrest of 37 individuals on a 357-count indictment, along with the seizure of over 10 kilograms of cocaine, heroin and fentan...
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Crown Heights community rallies against planned shelter
Argue site would be better used for low-income housing
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