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Newtown Creek Alliance Public Meeting by Page3
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Please join the Newtown Creek Alliance for a public meeting to hear the latest on a number of recent, on-going  and upcoming projects to restore habitat, improve water quality and increase awareness about Newtown Creek. A great opportunity to learn more about the current state of the creek and sh...
Forest Hills Food Crawl by Page3
Nov 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 857 857 recommendations | email to a friend
The Chamber and All The Tastes of New York would love to invite you to our first Forest Hills Food Crawl, a culinary journey through Forest Hills happening this Wednesday, November 12th ! A Food Crawl is a sampling of food from different restaurants that are within walking distance from each othe...
What Is the Professional Exception to Employment At-Will Termination? by cjleclaire
Nov 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 858 858 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans As described in our earlier blog article, there are exceptions to at-will employment terminations, making them unlawful, and termination based on discrimination is one of them. Another unlawful reason for termination under New York case law is the professional exception. T...
Downhome Country Breakfast by Page3
Nov 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 969 969 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kiwanis Club of Maspeth presents their DOWNHOME COUNTRY BREAKFAST on Sunday, November 9th, 2014 from 8AM - 12PM.  Location: Martin Luther HS, 60-02 Maspeth Avenue Juice, Buttermilk Pancakes, Sausage and Choice of Beverage. Children & Seniors $3.00; Adults $5.00 Tickets can be purchased at: O'...
Can You Be the Executor of an Estate in New York if You Don’t Live in the State? by cjleclaire
Oct 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 574 574 recommendations | email to a friend
Posted on October 23, 2014 by BonnieLawston If your loved one has died in New York, with a valid will, trust or estate plan there, but you live in another state, you may be uncertain if you can, or if you want to, serve as executor, administrator or trustee from another part of the country. To an...
6JH4_TownSquare Children's Greenpoint Halloween Parade, Party & Zombie Nerf War by Page3
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
CHANGE OF DATE FOR EVENT Please note that the Children's Halloween Parade scheduled for Sat. Oct. 25th 3-5PM has been re-scheduled. Town Square's 11th Annual Halloween event is now Sat. Nov. 1st from 12-4PM to coincide with Brooklyn's BabyFEST & Family Jam.  Added activities include a SPOOKTACULA...
70FY_LegalWorkers.jpg Legal Eligibility For Workers Compensation & Disability by shulmanlawqueens
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 319 319 recommendations | email to a friend
Except in special cases, worker’s compensation covers most employees because most companies are required to purchase some form of insurance to cover their employees. However, the scope of benefits may vary from one employer to another and may depend on state laws and regulations. Who is Eligible ...
A 50th Anniversary Celebration of The Beatles Arrival to America by Page3
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 307 307 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens West Kiwanis Foundation proudly presents A 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF THE BEATLES ARRIVAL TO AMERICA with "Yesterday and Today" - A Tribute to The Music of The Beatles, on Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 8PM to 11PM.  Tickets are $25 per person which includes: Free parking in rear, sa...
What Employers Should Understand about Disability Discrimination by cjleclaire
Oct 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 249 249 recommendations | email to a friend
Business owners typically look from an employer’s perspective and fire employees who cannot do the job. For the most part, this line of reasoning is valid and especially if you have at-will employment, where the employer has the right to terminate an employee for any reason whatsoever. However, t...
Are You In A Vicious Cycle Of Stress, Insomnia And Depression? by BrooklynBreathe
Oct 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 295 295 recommendations | email to a friend
Today on Huffington Post an article came out called "The Vicious Cycle Of Stress, Insomnia And Depression" ( read here ).  Studies show that how not being able to shut down or quite the ongoing thoughts in our heads can have a negative effect on our sleep. Many people suffer from insomnia and poo...