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"Sunny Days and Sleepless Nights": A Brooklyn author born in Italy tells his story through his poems...
Mar 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Tiziano Thomas Dossena’s collection of award-winning selected poetry is titled “Sunny Days and Sleepless Night.” The author, born in Milan, Italy, spent his high school (John Jay H.S.) and college ...
NYC Poster Printing: The What, Why & How
Mar 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 212 212 recommendations | email to a friend
 Posters are a simple an effective method of advertising your product or service. It can be useful for small business and large corporations alike. They are less expensive than other forms of adver...
The Use of Social Media in Personal Injury Litigation in New York
Mar 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
by Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Attorneys Using Social Media as Evidence in Personal Injury Claims For many, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are as much a part of their lives as a phone, computer...
What Does Your Lawyer Need to Prepare for Your Workers’ Compensation Hearing?
Mar 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
by Pyrros & Serres LLP   New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers What Does Your Lawyer Need to Prepare for Your Workers’ Compensation Hearing? If you’ve been injured...
Best Business Practices When Screening Applicants with Criminal Records
Mar 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 238 238 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans & Associates When an applicant with a criminal record applies for a job at your company, the screening can become complicated. You cannot make your decision based on any typ...
Bifurcated Trial System In Suffolk County & Nassau County Can Favor Defendants
Mar 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 233 233 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Palermo Tuohy Bruno, P.L.L.C. The Bifurcated Trial System Recently, we discussed how a century old rule barring mention of liability insurance may actually create bias in a jury, favoring a...
What Kinds of Employment Records Does Your Business Have to Keep?
Mar 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 312 312 recommendations | email to a friend
by Stephen D. Hans There is a lot of administration involved with running a business, and sometimes you wonder what records to keep and how long you have to keep them. The EEOC ( Equal Employment O...
Spare Yourselves The Agony By Avoiding “Divorce the Hard Way”
Mar 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
While no divorce is ever easy, some divorces are the epitome of divorce gone wrong. Rational thinking is absent and emotions become explosive. As the crazy side of yourself and your partner emerges...
Texting While Driving in New York
Mar 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
by Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Have You Been Texting and Driving? Texting while driving in New York is against the law. In fact, 46 states ban texting while driving and two more states have a pa...
Shortcuts To A Green Card & Permanent Residence Laws
Mar 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 284 284 recommendations | email to a friend
Green Card: A green card allows the holder to legally reside, work and study in the United States. They have more permanency to them than visa, but don't allow full voting rights like a US citizen....

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Cast your PB vote now
March means several things to me, my birthday, spring awakening and, most excitingly, participatory budgeting. Over the next week, we will have the opportunity to decide how a certain amount of Cou...
Mar 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Budget cuts could impact city Superfund cleanups
The cleanup of three Superfund sites in New York City may be greatly impacted by President Donald Trump's proposed cuts to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Under Trump’s proposed budget, ...
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Sanitation Department to expand organics collection program
Organics collection is soon coming to a neighborhood near you. The Department of Sanitation (DSNY) announced last Thursday that it will expand its curbside collection of food scraps, food-soiled pa...
Mar 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Our taxed community
Brooklyn-based People's Firehouse is embarking on a mission to increase fire protection in our community, as the population has increased greatly. Fire Department services are not the only things l...
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Group starts campaign for more fire protection
A longtime community nonprofit is pushing for more fire protection in north Brooklyn. The People’s Firehouse (PFI) announced last Wednesday that it’s beginning a year-long campaign to promote fire ...
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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MTA to accelerate L train rehabilitation work
The L train shutdown may not be as long as expected. The MTA announced last week that it is aiming to finish the work on the damaged Canarsie Tunnel under the East River in just 15 months, three mo...
Mar 22, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brownsville rallies to save historic church
Catholic Charities wants site for affordable housing
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Advocacy group urges more protection for immigrants
Calls on state to pass key pieces of legislation
Mar 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents offer thoughts on L train alternatives
With the L train expected to shut down between Brooklyn to Manhattan starting in 2019, commuters are looking for alternatives. Last Thursday, the MTA and Department of Transportation (DOT) hosted a...
Mar 08, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Greenpoint residents march for safe streets
After an accused serial groper allegedly attacked multiple women in Greenpoint, local residents marched for safe streets on Saturday. Organizer Shannon Clare said the intent was to say that everybo...
Mar 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Put your money…
Yesterday in Chicago, Chance the Rapper – who just won the Best New Artist Grammy among others – donated $1 million to the Chicago Public School system to pay for arts programming that was getting ...
Mar 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Despite many issues, North Brooklyn is always welcoming
Friday night I went out with some friends who used to live in Greenpoint, but were displaced. I know this is a story that is only beginning for me and is one that many of my neighbors have been pai...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Parents of slain Bushwick teen demand info from NYPD
Sergio Reyes shot 14 times while carrying a fake gun
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Plan to demolish Kosciuszko Bridge faces backlash
Residents, pols upset they weren’t included in planning
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During L shutdown, focus on improving bus system
Last week, some friends of mine attended a workshop regarding the L train shutdown. I was out of town so unable to attend, but I was curious and so I checked in with them. My sources were quite fru...
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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