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Being Italian American Is In The DNA Of My Being And Of My Work… An Interview With Playwright And Director Charles Messina
Oct 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 116 116 recommendations | email to a friend
  Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena (Courtesy L'Idea Magazine NY) Charles Messina Charles Messina  is an American playwright, screenwriter, and director. Born in Greenwich Village, of Italian-Ame...
New Medical Fee Schedule for New York Workers’ Compensation Claims
Oct 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 255 255 recommendations | email to a friend
Worker’s Compensation Board Proposes New Medical Fee Schedule Board Seeks Comments before Finalizing Fee Schedule Changes Queens |NYC| Brooklyn |Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers If you’ve been i...
Bedsores Due to Nursing Home Neglect – Frequently Asked Questions
Oct 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 229 229 recommendations | email to a friend
What Systems Should Hospital Staff Follow to Monitor Medical Conditions? Monitoring a medical condition in a patient requires following set medical standards and guidelines that have been establish...
EMPLOYMENT LAW ALERT: EMPLOYER COMPLIANCE WITH NEW SEXUAL HARASSMENT LAWS COMMENCES ON OCTOBER 9, 2018
Oct 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 134 134 recommendations | email to a friend
A BRIEF BY COMPREHENSIVE OVERVIEW OF WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TO COMPLY WITH THE NEWLY ENACTED NEW YORK STATE AND NEW YORK CITY SEXUAL HARASSMENT TRAINING LAWS Author:   CHRISTOPHER L. VAN DE WATER, E...
Paycheck Deductions: What Is Legal in New York?
Oct 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
Understanding NY Laws about Paycheck Deductions Laws vary from state to state regarding deducting for loans or legitimate business losses from an employee’s paycheck. New York has very strict labor...
1031 Exchange Property of the Year!
Oct 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 129 129 recommendations | email to a friend
Interview with experienced Broker Jim Turano who just completed his 40 year in the business. Investing with Real Estate Properties that give you a minimum of a 7% Cap rate of return and in addition...
How Would You Know Whether Your Newborn Suffered from Hypoxia and Asphyxia?
Sep 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 378 378 recommendations | email to a friend
Symptoms of Birth Hypoxia or Asphyxia that Parents Should Be Aware of Birth hypoxia and asphyxia both refer to lack of oxygen to the brain in a fetus. This can occur right before, during or immedia...
Facts About Sexual Harassment in the Restaurant Industry
Sep 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 308 308 recommendations | email to a friend
Why Is Sexual Harassment so Prevalent? Sexual harassment is more prevalent in the restaurant industry than any other industry. Statistics show that 90% of women and 70% of men working in the restau...
How to Avoid Boating Accidents: Boats and Personal Watercraft
Sep 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 283 283 recommendations | email to a friend
Jet Skis®, WaveRunners® and Other Personal Watercraft (PWC) Have High Accident Rates Warmer weather and extra daylight hours make summer the perfect time for outdoor sports like boating and persona...
What to Expect from the Workers’ Compensation Insurance Company
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How the Workers’ Compensation Evaluates Your Work Injury Claim Queens |NYC| Brooklyn |Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers In the wake of a work-related injury, you want an experienced and knowledge...

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Greenpoint needs more basketball courts
Given the beautiful summer weather, as well as my own existential angst, I've been trying to spend more time outdoors and be active. When considering how to spend my time outdoors, my mind turned f...
Jul 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 18 18 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 | 42 42 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...
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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 | 48 48 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 | 22 22 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 | 57 57 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 | 29 29 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 | 26 26 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 | 69 69 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 | 28 28 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
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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 | 25 25 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 | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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