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Sackstein Sacktein & Lee, LLP Sponsors the SUMAQ Peruvian Food Festival
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 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 | 22 22 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 | 20 20 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 | 15 15 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 | 71 71 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 | 214 214 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...
Looking for an Apartment Part 2-The viewing
Aug 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
This is an example after one week of an apartment being shown in Greenpoint, thanks for the input from a well known Broker. 5 rooms, two bedroom modern apartment with wood floors on Manhattan Avenu...
Jul 29, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
LOOKING FOR AN APARTMENT?
Jul 29, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Sunday, July 29, 2018 APARTMENTS FOR RENT, QUEENS/BROOKLYN   LOOKING FOR AN APARTMENT? WHETHER IN QUEENS OR BROOKLYN AREAS......... Before calling that agent within the apartment ad that you may se...

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CB1 requests safer streets before L train shutdown
With the L train closure on the horizon, the Department of Transportation (DOT) will be sending more buses down Williamsburg’s streets to accommodate more passengers commuting to Manhattan. But bef...
Jul 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Registration is open for Get to the Point 5K
On your mark, get set, register! Registration is underway for the 25th annual “Get to the Point” 5K run in Greenpoint. The race is set for Sunday, October 14 at 1 p.m. The pre-race pasta party will...
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Annual Giglio festival marks 115 years
Thousands gathered in Williamsburg last Sunday for the annual Giglio feast, a longstanding tradition in the community with Italian roots. The spectacle, which marked 115 years, is a shared celebrat...
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Outreach leader looks to improve access to services
Debra Pantin takes over after Kathleen Riddle steps down
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NYCC endorses challenger Myrie over Hamilton
An insurgent State Senate candidate in Brooklyn has picked up a key endorsement from an activist organization that once supported the incumbent. Zellnor Myrie, who is challenging State Senator Jess...
Jul 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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New school a toxic issue
A community benefits agreement is a legal document from the city that demands that a developer give certain defined goods to the community they are building in; services that will benefit the entir...
Jul 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Citi Bike expands coverage before L train shutdown
Come 2019, expect to see more Citi Bikes in Brooklyn and Manhattan as commuters try to adjust to the impending L train shutdown. Last week, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that the city has reached ...
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership celebrates plaza opening
Project construction took 10 years to complete
Jun 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Challengers vs. worthy challengers
The congressional primary for North Brooklyn was held on Tuesday, and I voted for Carolyn Maloney. As a progressive and someone concerned with good government reform, I am always happy to see a cha...
Jun 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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L train mitigation bill falls short in Albany
Despite passing the Assembly, a bill proposed by north Brooklyn lawmakers to help mitigate the L train shutdown failed in Albany. Last Wednesday night, the Republican-controlled State Senate blocke...
Jun 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Being present and alive
New York is such a busy city that often when I am in the thick of my life I fail to notice it's endless magic. It's truly a treasure trove of wonderful places and people that you can't find anywher...
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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New manufacturing building to open at Navy Yard
Site expected to create 700 to 1,000 jobs
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monitor Museum updates on design for shoreline restoration
The Greenpoint Monitor Museum is moving full steam ahead on its project to restore the ecological shoreline at its proposed site after years of deterioration. Last Wednesday evening, the museum org...
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Losing an unconventional love
I have written in this space about my personal life before, and I do so because I think we can all relate to each other in more ways than we realize. Also because I believe it is very important to ...
Jun 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Advocacy groups want “fair” L train mitigation plan
With the L train shutdown less than a year away, community and advocacy groups are urging the city and MTA to release a final mitigation plan. Nearly a dozen organizations, ranging from environment...
Jun 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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