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How Dangerous Is Texting While Driving Compared with Drunk Driving?
Oct 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
Why Texting While Driving May Be More Dangerous than DWI It may come as a surprise that texting while driving is more worrisome to the majority of drivers than drunk driving. This is true despite t...
What the New Anti-Sexual Harassment Law Means for NY Employers
Oct 08, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 211 211 recommendations | email to a friend
Is There Liability You Could Face that You Did Not Face in the Past? The NYS new anti-harassment law has a number of sweeping changes. For one, it applies to all protected classes under New York Hu...
OPENING A FRANCHISE BUSINESS DOESN'T GUARANTEE SUCCESS
Oct 04, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 298 298 recommendations | email to a friend
INTERVIEW WITH RIDGEWOOD REAL ESTATE BROKER Anthony Carbi Look at Taco Bell they have Beefy Fritos Burrito for $1.00 dollar. We are talking about maybe half of the $3.49 cents as a profit. Or $1.74...
Oct 04, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 215 215 recommendations | email to a friend
Example you rent a store for $6,000 dollars. You still have to pay electric, heat, water and at least two salary’s for someone to open and close the place besides serving customers weekly. So now y...
HOW CAN A BUSINESS/FRANCHISE OWNER MAKE MONEY TODAY?
Oct 04, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 301 301 recommendations | email to a friend
Example you rent a store for $6,000 dollars. You still have to pay electric, heat, water and at least two salary’s for someone to open and close the place besides serving customers weekly. So now y...
Register Now for Fall Dance in Forest Hills!
Sep 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 298 298 recommendations | email to a friend
The fall session of children's dance classes at the Commonpoint Queens Central Queens School of Dance begins this Sunday, September 15. Space is still available in our Sunday Ballet/Tap class for 5...
Elevator Accident: New York Premises Liability Law
Sep 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1104 1104 recommendations | email to a friend
Tragic Elevator Accident from a Legal Perspective A fatal elevator accident occurred at a 23-story Manhattan apartment building near the end of August. The elevator malfunction killed a 30-year old...
Falls from Ladders Can Result in Serious Injury or Death
Sep 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 265 265 recommendations | email to a friend
Safety Tips from OSHA to Avoid Falling from a Ladder Falls from ladders are the leading cause of death in the construction industry. In fact, according to   OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Adm...
The Van De Water Law Firm, P.C. Opens New Office
Sep 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1096 1096 recommendations | email to a friend
The Long Island firm has relocated its office to Woodbury, New York Press Release - updated: Sep 11, 2019 20:28 EDT WOODBURY, N.Y., September 11, 2019 (Newswire.com) - The Van De Water Law Firm, P....
Details of the NY Anti-Sexual Harassment Law for 2019
Sep 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 981 981 recommendations | email to a friend
The New NY Anti-Sexual Harassment Law: What Employers Should Know Additional New York State anti-sexual harassment law protections came into existence in August 2019. Under the new law, sexual hara...

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End of the line for destructive pest
City announces eradication of Asian Longhorned Beetle
Oct 16, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nonprofits fill the ‘gap’
It's the time of year that all social activists love: the beginning of nonprofit fundraiser season! For so many of us, community nonprofits are who we rely on to bridge the gap. This gap exists bec...
Oct 16, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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26th Get to the Point a success for St. Stan’s
The 26th Get to the Point 5K run was held in Greenpoint on Sunday. The run raises money for St. Stanislaus Kostka Catholic Academy. “Literally, it was a couple of us sitting around the table,” said...
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St. Augustine ‘69 to host 50th reunion
On November 2, the Class of 1969 from St. Augustine Diocesan High School will host its 50th reunion at Bishop Loughlin Memorial High School in Clinton Hill. The class of 1969 was the last graduatin...
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Seeing the homeless, not terrorizing them
It's impossible not to be thinking about the homeless this week. There have been so many incidents that have not only been immediately heartbreaking, but also deeply disturbing of late. First, ther...
Oct 09, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fired building workers rally against local company
NLRB hearing alleging wage theft set for October 17
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Adams honors a summer’s worth of heroes
Borough President Eric Adams recognized one organization and five exceptional individuals who went above and beyond. In the latest “Heroes of the Month” ceremony last week, Adams handed out officia...
Oct 08, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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TOP HIGH SCHOOLS 2019
Our annual special section listing the top high schools in the New York City area.
Oct 04, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
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A lesson from my high school days
In the ninth grade, I met a girl we’ll just call Kary. She had a wry sense of humor; she was not quiet, but she was also not loud; she spoke with a slight lisp and always seemed on the verge of lau...
Oct 02, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Activists want Broadway Triangle tenants to return home
Last August, residents of 374 Wallabout Street in the Broadway Triangle section of north Brooklyn were forced out of their homes due to a fire. The city placed a full vacate order on the building, ...
Oct 02, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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First phase of L train project done ahead of schedule
Rehabilitation work set to be completed by April 2020
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Profiting from climate change
This past week was full of emotion for environmentalists. The image of millions of children marching in the streets all over the world to protest climate change will never leave my mind. I particip...
Sep 24, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officials join commuters to oppose cuts to B38, B54
Days after Governor Cuomo announced the MTA would undergo a $51 billion transformation, protesters crowded Camden Plaza to ask the governor to stop proposed cuts to two Brooklyn bus routes. In Augu...
Sep 24, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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SchoolFest offers resources to parents, students
Every fall for the past 12 years, parents and students have been invited to SchoolFest, an event that showcases everything that local schools and enrichment programs have to offer. “Honestly, I thi...
Sep 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn day of mindfulness
Adams offers yoga to help stressed students
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