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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
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 136 136 recommendations | email to a friend
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
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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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BQX advocates unveil prototype of proposed streetcar
Supporters say they need new modes of transportation
Nov 14, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 220 220 recommendations | email to a friend
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New skate park coming to Red Hook playground
To accommodate the growing popularity of skateboarding, the Parks Department is adding a skate park to a playground in Red Hook. Last Friday afternoon, park officials hosted a skate fair and commun...
Nov 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
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Controversial Pfizer site rezoning passes City Council
Opponents slam project as extending segregation
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Walk to End Alzheimer’s comes to Brooklyn
Over 500 people walked to find a cure for Alzheimer's disease at Kingsborough Community College this past Saturday. Hundreds of people wearing purple shirts added different-colored flowers to “The ...
Nov 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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City officially opens renovated Thomas Boyland Park
Bushwick playground has new fields, play area, equipment
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City Planning approves Bedford Union Armory project
A controversial development in Crown Heights that has sparked protests from activists and community leaders is one step closer to becoming reality. On Monday, the City Planning Commission approved ...
Oct 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn pols to DOE: keep your hands off Medgar Evers Prep
City wants to add more students with disabilities
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Advanced manufacturing center opens at Brooklyn Army Terminal
Last Thursday, officials from the city’s Economic Development Corporation (EDC) celebrated the opening of TechShop Brooklyn, a 20,500-square-foot shared advanced manufacturing facility at the Brook...
Oct 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn parents rally in support of charter schools
Advocates urge lawmakers to expand spaces
Oct 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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Public advocate demands more resources for homeless children
James issues report detailing shortcomings of city agencies
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Prospect Park to become permanently car-free
Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Monday morning that the entire Prospect Park loop drive, both east and west, will become car-free. The change will be implemented in January 2018. The city made th...
Oct 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn food pantry celebrates second anniversary
Hundreds of residents from Farragut, Whitman, and Ingersoll houses lined up on Saturday morning to receive free fresh produce from a community mobile market. The Fort Greene & Farragut Fresh Pantry...
Oct 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
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Symposium seeks to redefine narrative about charter schools
Panel discusses issues of race, class integration
Oct 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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McGolrick Park dog run users voice their approval
Now that the renovated McGolrick Park dog run is open, dog owners have given their stamp of approval. Last year, funded by the Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund (GCEF), the Horticultural Soci...
Oct 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nonprofit group distributes professional attire for men
As young men walked by a rack of dress shirts and a table full of ties and socks on Myrtle Avenue in Fort Greene, Kevin Livingston stopped them to ask if they knew how to tie a tie or wanted a shir...
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