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Has Your Loved One Been the Victim of Nursing Home Neglect?
Feb 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
How Does Neglect Differ from Abuse? Finding out whether your parent, relative or friend has been the victim of nursing home neglect is vital for their wellbeing. Sadly, many elderly people are in s...
Matter of Van Patten—Undue Influence
Feb 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Probate Administration | Wrongful Actions There are certain basic legal requirements when a person transfers property, conveys a power of attorney or establishes a plan for the distribution of an e...
Legal Concerns for New York Restaurant Owners
Feb 14, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re opening a new restaurant in New York City or the surrounding area, there are certain legal requirements you must put in place. You will need to choose a business entity and get your licen...
Certain questions are taboo for employers to ask in a job interview. The most obvious ones are questions that could be regarded as discrimination. If you ask these types of questions, you could be held liable if a discrimination lawsuit is brought against you. Do not ask questions that intimate at anything to do with age, race, color, national origin or birthplace, religion, disability, genetic information, gender/sex or marital/family status/pregnancy. (EEOC)
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2019 Is Here with New Salary Thresholds The New York State overtime salary threshold draws the line between exempt salaried workers, who must be paid for overtime, and those non-exempt workers, who...
Feb 05, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 314 314 recommendations | email to a friend
Trump supporters still in denial-Why?
Jan 25, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 295 295 recommendations | email to a friend
How many Americans   are Pro Trump today, January 25, 2019?   It is hard to imagine, whether those who are still supportive of Trump knowing all the evidence put out so far, like how many staffers ...
Leo Vadalà’s “Some Grief, Some Joy” Will Move The Reader...
Jan 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 372 372 recommendations | email to a friend
Review by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Historical fiction  is a literary genre in which the plot takes place in a setting located in the past. The term is commonly used as a synonym for the  historical n...
The Ever Changing World of Web Design & Websites
Jan 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 484 484 recommendations | email to a friend
A Brief Look Back and Look Forward at Websites It's a fact that the world of web design and websites is ever changing. New improvements in design and technology emerge all the time. Can you imagine...
How Important Is ADA Compliance for Your Website?
Jan 11, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 727 727 recommendations | email to a friend
ADA Non-Compliance and The Beyonce Website Lawsuit According to the   Hollywood Reporter , the lawsuit alleges that visually impaired users do not have equal access to the website’s products and se...
Assault Injuries and Premises Liability — Negligent Security, Muggings, Sexual Assault Long Island
Jan 11, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 406 406 recommendations | email to a friend
Is a Property Owner Liable for Your Assault Injuries? Negligent security is a category of law that falls under premises liability. It refers to the property owner’s negligence in maintaining secure...

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Group wants race to be studied in rezonings
A Brooklyn community organization wants the city to consider the effects of racial segregation when rezoning a neighborhood. On Sunday, Churches United for Fair Housing (CUFFH) joined local elected...
Jan 16, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn school celebrates College Awareness Day
On the third floor of PS 84 in Williamsburg, dozens of college pennants from various universities were strung up in the hallway. Each classroom door was decorated with images, facts and figures and...
Jan 16, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Disrespectfu-L: Cuomo plan a slap in the face
The reaction to the L train un-shutdown announcement last week has been largely polarizing. Many folks on Twitter and in our community at large are heaving a sigh of relief that they will no longer...
Jan 09, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols react to Cuomo's last-minute L shutdown reprieve
Calling for more details, full review
Jan 09, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn only had 97 homicides in 2018
Volunteers celebrated for contributing to record-low crime
Jan 09, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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A look back at the stories that shaped 2018
Brooklyn votes in new state senators Brooklyn voters challenged politics as usual in 2018. The borough sent a message to Albany by unseating three incumbent state senators. In North Brooklyn, commu...
Jan 03, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Year brings new hopes and new opportunities
As a new year is beginning, it is important to set new goals. I asked a few well-informed friends what they were excited about seeing happen in 2019, and I got some great answers that I will share ...
Jan 03, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monitor Museum honors students in Road Show program
Last month, the Greenpoint Monitor Museum held its Annual Road Show Award Ceremony for the first time at its new home at MS 126 on Leonad Street. The annual event honors local students who entered ...
Jan 02, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Expanded Sergeant William Dougherty Park reopens
Green space renovated as part of Kosciuszko Bridge project
Dec 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Let Go or Be Dragged
This past summer, my friend Joe invited me to attend the closing lecture of the “David Bowie is” exhibit. It was an interview with Carlos Alomar and Robin Clark conducted by the music historian Chr...
Dec 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn post office to be named for Major Owens
Legislation signed into law honoring former congressman
Dec 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nets forward surprises basketball team with new shoes
Hollis-Jefferson answers questions, gives advice to players
Dec 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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The gifts you can't buy
Last week, I highlighted some of my favorite local stores when it comes to buying Christmas gifts. However, when I polled my family, my brother asked me to not buy him anything. He suggested that i...
Dec 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Small biz survival bill backers make their case
Legislation would give commercial tenants rights
Dec 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 162 162 recommendations | email to a friend
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Greenpoint Y celebrates spirit of community at annual dinner
On December 5, there was no shortage of superheroes at the Greenpoint YMCA’s 3rd annual Spirit of Community Service Awards Dinner. More than 175 people gathered to celebrate the honorees who have m...
Dec 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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