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Has Your Loved One Been the Victim of Nursing Home Neglect?
Feb 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 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 | 99 99 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 | 31 31 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...
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Trump supporters still in denial-Why?
Jan 25, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 603 603 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 | 564 564 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...
How Important Is ADA Compliance for Your Website?
Jan 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 528 528 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...
The Ever Changing World of Web Design & Websites
Jan 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 632 632 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...
Assault Injuries and Premises Liability — Negligent Security, Muggings, Sexual Assault Long Island
Jan 11, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 577 577 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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In favor of community board term limits
By the time you read this, we will know how people voted on the ballot initiatives in Tuesday's election, including #3, which was the proposal to put term limits on community board members. This co...
Nov 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Stan’s Academy hosts International Night
Last Friday, students from St. Stanislaus Kostka Catholic Academy in Greenpoint took parents and friends on a tour of the world. At the school’s 10th annual International Night, students from pre-k...
Nov 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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L train shutdown to begin on April 27
The “L-pocalypse” will start on Saturday, April 27, the MTA announced last week. For 15 months, the Canarsie tunnel between Brooklyn and Manhattan will be shut down for repairs after damages from S...
Nov 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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New measles cases in Orthodox Jewish community
Acquired by children on visits to Israel
Nov 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn school celebrates new music partnership
ETM the latest group to provide classes to local students
Oct 31, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
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District 14 schools showcased at annual Schoolfest
Choosing the right school for your child can be overwhelming, so it’s important to know your options. Susan Anderson, executive director of the nonprofit Town Square, knows that firsthand. She had ...
Oct 31, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police reformers to NYPD: ‘we’re watching’
Right to Know Act goes into effect
Oct 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tireless work pays off at old Greenpoint Hospital
When I was growing up, every school year felt like a long time. The beginning of September meant peering down an abyss. It always ended the following June, but who could ever tell who they would be...
Oct 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bushwick tenants protest alleged neglect, abuse
Residents of 431 Bleecker Street in Bushwick joined their neighbors and elected officials last week to protest unsafe living conditions they say have been created by their landlords. The residents ...
Oct 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
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Get to the Point celebrates 25 years
Annual event features children’s dash, 5K run
Oct 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Money-saving hacks
Fall, to me, means more than nice temperatures, light coats and the slowly dawning dread that winter is coming. It also, generally, is a time of reckoning regarding my finances. Something about fal...
Oct 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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McGolrick Park playground now opened
Third annual GCEF Open House showcases projects
Oct 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bushwick rallies after domestic violence shooting
Sade Sanchez killed by ex-boyfriend despite police reports
Oct 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
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Greenpoint going down the drain
The morning after Hurricane Sandy, I remember walking down Frankln and West streets to observe the damage. The flooding was remarkable. It was also around this time that I really started to fully r...
Oct 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lawmakers ride the trains for 24-hour transit tour
Collect feedback for upcoming City Council hearing
Oct 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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