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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...
MASPETH,NY-BUYING A BRICK 2F. VS A FRAME 2F.
Feb 05, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 314 314 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 | 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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We need to talk trash
After years of trying, the City Council passed a waste equity bill that will greatly help our community. Currently, North Brooklyn, South Bronx, and Southeast Queens are home to 26 of the city's 38...
Jul 31, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nixon unveils criminal justice platform in Brooklyn
Dilan supporters interrupt press conference with Salazar
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Brevoort Houses residents slam water outages
BP calls on NYCHA to reform complaints system
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Touring Newtown Creek
This weekend I was invited by my friend Willis Elkins, the program manager of the Newtown Creek Alliance, to join a bike tour of the creek. The tour met at the foot of Manhattan Avenue, and I would...
Jul 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Myrie picks up three more endorsements
Earlier this month, four Assembly members backed Zellnor Myrie’s bid for the State Senate. Last week, three more Brooklyn pols endorsed the challenger. Standing in front of the Brooklyn Museum on T...
Jul 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 144 144 recommendations | email to a friend
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New bills aim to promote spread of green rooftops
On top of the media company Vice’s headquarters in Williamsburg sits an unsuspecting garden oasis. This green rooftop contains a wide variety of plants and flowers, as well as a vegetable and herb ...
Jul 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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More than an old building, a gateway to Greenpoint
Last week it was revealed that the new owner of the building at 561 Manhattan Avenue at Driggs Avenue, which was home to Bar Matchless for the last 15 years, has filed to build a six-story condo wi...
Jul 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Four Brooklyn pols endorse Zellnor Myrie
Lawmakers spurn Albany colleague Jesse Hamilton
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Hylan Houses welcomes new playground
Residents waited four years for project to be completed
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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 | 42 42 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 | 44 44 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 | 114 114 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 | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
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