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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 | 13 13 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 | 61 61 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 | 210 210 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 | 30 30 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 | 18 18 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 | 34 34 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 | 291 291 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 | 297 297 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 | 271 271 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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CB6 calls for two-way tolling on Verrazano Bridge
It's been over 25 years since members of Community Board 6 first began advocating for a two-way toll on the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, and they're not ready to give up the fight. In a 1991 letter, S...
Feb 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn residents fight to save character of block
Want to preserve single-family neighborhood character
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Yemeni New Yorkers close bodegas for massive demonstration
Protesters share how travel ban affects their families
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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A better 'state' of affairs
In the last few weeks, I have noticed myself and my friends becoming more and more aware of our own government and the true vigilance it takes to be a proponent of democracy. Everyday, calls to act...
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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DOT to study traffic signals along Nassau Avenue
Local pols request more crossing guards
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CUNY student forced to stay in Iran as classes begin
At airport when president's executive order took effect
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Saga of Transmitter Park
With all the chaos in our country right now, it's easy to forget about our own situations here in Greenpoint. With the headlines as they are, and the fears and changes happening so swiftly, our hea...
Feb 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Outreach’s Greenpoint office adds weekend hours
Outreach, a nonprofit agency that provides alcohol and substance abuse treatment services, will open its doors on the weekend. Its Greenpoint location at 960 Manhattan Avenue is now open from 10 a....
Feb 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Longtime parks employee moves to top Brooklyn position
Maher brings three decades of experience to post
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Program offers free audits, counseling for Sandy-hit homeowners
Engineers to provide on-site resiliency assessments
Jan 25, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
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The 'P' Word
This weekend, I was lucky enough to march In Washington, D.C. to rally for human rights. As I have watched our president demean and objectify women during the entirety of his campaign and never apo...
Jan 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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The lobbying behind plastic bags
Last year, the City Council approved a bill that would add a five-cent charge to use a plastic bag when shopping in local stores. Because of the state government, it was postponed, and now there is...
Jan 18, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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Advocates oppose changes to development near Transmitter Park
Park advocates are organizing against a proposed “fishbowl” lobby for a new residential development near Transmitter Park in Greenpoint. The Friends of Transmitter Park group voiced opposition to t...
Jan 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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Greenpoint pol wants traffic light at busy intersection
Young boy was hit, but not seriously injured
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Mayor: affordable housing progress highest in quarter-century
Mayor Bill de Blasio and his administration announced last Thursday that their ambitious goal of creating and preserving 200,000 units of affordable housing in ten years is both on budget and ahead...
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