blog roll
our featured bloggers
Has Your Loved One Been the Victim of Nursing Home Neglect?
Feb 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 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 | 23 23 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 | 10 10 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)
Feb 14, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
MASPETH,NY-BUYING A BRICK 2F. VS A FRAME 2F.
Feb 05, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
COLLECTION OF OPINIONS BY BROKERS IN THE AREA. BUYER BEWARE! BIG DIFFERENCE WHEN BUYING AN OLD FRAME 2F. HOME, MAYBE 100 YEARS OLD BY NOW, AND OR BUYING A YOUNG BRICK 2 FAMILY HOUSE, ESPECIALLY IF ...
Trump supporters still in denial-Why?
Jan 25, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 290 290 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 | 365 365 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 | 523 523 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 | 477 477 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 | 401 401 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...

more blogs

news
Maloney and Lentol cut ribbon on new joint office
North Brooklyn Assemblyman Joe Lentol and the recently redistricted Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney will be working in close quarters once again. The two joined their constituents and other local ele...
Dec 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Restler, de Blasio this year's Adam Veneski award recipients
In recognition of their contributions to the Northside Williamsburg community, the People’s Firehouse named Brooklyn activist Lincoln Restler and mayor-elect Bill de Blasio as this year’s Adam Vene...
Dec 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Swingin' Sixties Senior Center jeopardized by sale
New landlord threatens to throw out seniors and daycare
Dec 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Commuters complain about B48 bus service
Local assemblyman looks for answers
Dec 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Agreement reached on 77 Commercial St. development
Open space, affordable housing deals pave way for project
Dec 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Council approves Rheingold Brewery rezoning
Developers get go-ahead on 6.4-acre residential and retail project
Dec 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
City council gives green light to Greenpoint Landing
The City Council last week approved the Greenpoint Landing development, a large mixed-use development on the North Brooklyn waterfront. The final plan includes affordable housing, the designation o...
Dec 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Greenhouse dream becoming reality for Brooklyn school
When P.S. 84 Jose De Diego parents Diana Zelvin and Heather Langsner heard the principal had plans for a rooftop garden, they immediately formed the Greenhouse Committee and set forth on a mission ...
Dec 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Group says E. Williamsburg streets unsafe for pedestrians
Members of Transportation Alternatives (TA) are convinced there is a serious pedestrian safety issue at hand in East Williamsburg. The group is working to address street safety in the neighborhood,...
Dec 17, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Grand Street Holiday Window Competition
Inclement weather extends the competition for an extra week
Dec 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Grand Street BID and local students decorate the corridor
Grand Street storefronts will soon be decked with Christmas trees and holiday decorations for the second annual Holiday Window Display Competition on Saturday, Dec. 14, from 1 to 4 p.m. The Grand S...
Dec 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Hearings on 77 Commercial and Greenpoint Landing
North Brooklyn developments face City Council subcommittees
Dec 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Artists submit postcards for St. Nicks fundraiser
Distinguished artists from all over the world submitted dozens of 4x6 postcards of North Brooklyn-inspired artwork to St. Nicks Alliance for its third annual Postcards to North Brooklyn art fundrai...
Dec 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Junior’s employees want to unionize
The day before Thanksgiving, employees at Junior’s Restaurant in Brooklyn rallied in the rain demanding the right to organize and create a union. Joined by members of UNITE HERE Local 100, a group ...
Dec 04, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Atlantic Avenue BID starts children’s book reading series
The Atlantic Avenue Business Improvement District is starting a new holiday tradition, spearheading a children’s reading series aimed at kids ages three to five. The series, which begins on Saturda...
Dec 04, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
national news