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How Paper And Color Can Make You Dream. Exclusive Interview With Artist Adele Rahte.
Sep 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
  Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena I met Adele Rahte at the beautiful Harlem house of a common friend, the soprano Lauren Flanigan. The conversation soon turned from music (we had just the fortu...
Construction Accidents Involving Falls from Heights
Aug 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 299 299 recommendations | email to a friend
Why Are Falls from Heights So Significant in New York City? New York takes construction accidents involving falls from heights very seriously. In fact, the NY State Legislature passed the Scaffold ...
Sackstein Sacktein & Lee, LLP Sponsors the SUMAQ Peruvian Food Festival
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 356 356 recommendations | email to a friend
August 25–26, 2018: the SUMAQ Peruvian Food Festival in Nassau County on Long Island This year, Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP takes pride in being the lead sponsor of the SUMAQ Peruvian Food Festi...
Why You Have Legal Rights in Construction Accidents Involving Falling Objects
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 645 645 recommendations | email to a friend
Can Injured workers and families who have lost their loved ones pursue lawsuits? By December of 2017, a construction site at 61 Ninth Avenue in Chelsea had been repeatedly cited for construction co...
Company Security and Surveillance: Where Should Employers Draw the Line?
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Are Your Security and Surveillance Policies Violating Privacy Laws? Companies have the right to protect against internal theft or property destruction. They also have a responsibility to evaluate p...
Changes in New York State and NYC Sexual Harassment Laws
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 220 220 recommendations | email to a friend
Sexual Harassment: Mandatory Arbitration and Nondisclosure Agreements The NY legislature passed changes in sexual harassment law that Governor Cuomo signed into law on April 17, 2018. These laws we...
Your Rights Regarding Medical Treatment after a Work Injury
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 378 378 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s common knowledge in New York that, in the event of a work-related injury, you have a right to seek medical attention and have the costs covered by the workers’ compensation insurance provider....
Honesty—The Best Policy in a Workers' Compensation Claim
Aug 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 316 316 recommendations | email to a friend
The Dangers of Overstating or Understating the Nature of Your Injury When you've been injured on the job in the state of New York, you have a right to seek workers' compensation benefits to cover y...
How to Survive as a Small Business Owner Among a Myriad of Laws & Regulations
Aug 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 369 369 recommendations | email to a friend
Laws Small Business Owners Should Know About Business laws have multiplied over the years and as a small business owner, you might feel overwhelmed because there are so many. Which laws take priori...
Jul 29, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 248 248 recommendations | email to a friend

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Reyna to leave deputy borough president post
Former councilwoman reflects on her legacy in Brooklyn
Dec 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
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Red Hook Senior Center opens five years after Sandy
Local and elected officials gathered with seniors last week to officially reopen the Red Hook Senior Center. It was the result of a five-year collaborative effort between residents and elected offi...
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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MTA, DOT unveil L train shutdown mitigation plans
Pols call for adding electric buses, not diesel
Dec 19, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
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Los Sures honors city’s Puerto Rican leaders
Community organization Los Sures honored some of the city’s top elected officials and staffers of Puerto Rican descent at a heritage celebration in Williamsburg last Thursday. Congresswoman Nydia V...
Dec 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
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Public defenders rally against ICE presence in courts
Attorneys walked out after immigration agents “snatched” client
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Brooklyn Nets help unveil new basketball courts
Park named in honor of teen killed by police in 1994
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Legal Aid sues to stop Bedford-Union Armory development
Last week, The Legal Aid Society joined community organizations and housing advocates to announce a lawsuit to halt the city’s plan to develop the Bedford-Union Armory in Crown Heights. The lawsuit...
Dec 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
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Report confirms city buses are literally the worst
Over the last eight years, the MTA's bus system has lost 100 million passenger trips while buses traveled at the slowest speeds in the country, according to a new report released by Comptroller Sco...
Nov 28, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 146 146 recommendations | email to a friend
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Revised Bedford Union Armory deal passes committee
New agreement removes condos, provides more affordability
Nov 28, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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Oldest Brooklyn Orthodox congregation celebrates 148 years
The oldest Orthodox congregation in Brooklyn, Queens and Long Island celebrated another major milestone on November 17 at its Williamsburg synagogue. Congregation Beth Jacob Ohev Sholom welcomed it...
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EPA officials host town hall on Gowanus cleanup
Update residents on steps left in Superfund process
Nov 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Joseph’s College prepares Thanksgiving baskets
Partners with local nonprofit to help 50 families
Nov 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police academy library named after former commissioner
Benjamin Ward was first African American to be top cop
Nov 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
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City opens manufacturing space at Navy Yard
Building 77 will be home to 3,000 jobs
Nov 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
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BQX advocates unveil prototype of proposed streetcar
Supporters say they need new modes of transportation
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