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How to Clean a Diamond Ring the Right Way
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
If you have been struggling to sell diamonds for top price, the chances are that you’ve been cleaning your ring incorrectly. Remember nothing can sell diamonds quite like that shiny sparkle and lus...
Texting and Driving FAQs
Jun 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
Texting and Driving Is the Most Alarming Form of Distracted Driving Texting and driving includes reading text messages, emails or online material or writing or composing messages on a mobile device...
Misclassifying Workers as Independent Contractors
Jun 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
How Would Your Small Business Fare with the IRS for Worker Status? Did you know that misclassifying workers is one of the top problems that small business owners face? Many small businesses hire in...
Do Your Work Policies Discriminate Between Men and Women?
May 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 606 606 recommendations | email to a friend
One Set of Rules for Men and a Different Set of Rules for Women Having company policies that discriminate between men and women can be lethal for an employer in today’s work environment. If you hav...
Social Media: Should You Use Social Media in an Internal Investigation?
May 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 684 684 recommendations | email to a friend
Investigating Employees Through Their Social Media Accounts Social media can provide a lot of information about people’s lives. Why would an employer want to know what an employee is doing through ...
Adolph Caso, a voice for Italian Americans, decries the attacks on Columbus
May 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 498 498 recommendations | email to a friend
Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena I met Adolph Caso the first time at the International Book Show in New York City and he struck me as a person who loves books more than anything in the world. On...
Defensive Driving Can Prevent Accidents and Injuries and Also Save Lives
May 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 675 675 recommendations | email to a friend
Do you know how to drive defensively? Everyone has heard about defensive driving, but what does it mean to drive defensively? It certainly behooves drivers to find out because knowing and following...
Real Personal Injury Law Cases in NY: $73k Payout
Apr 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 1027 1027 recommendations | email to a friend
A story told by car accident victim in the NY Area: When I was 11 years old, I was in a car with my father, having some bonding moments while driving to fill up gas in the New York area. We were ha...
Dr. Mary Rorro, The “Violin Doc,” An Exclusive Interview
Apr 29, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 996 996 recommendations | email to a friend
An interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena She was nicknamed “The Violin Doc” in a book by Lisa Wong entitled “Scales to Scalpels, Doctors Who Practice the Healing Arts of Music and Medicine;”  a talen...
How about positive news for a change
Apr 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 941 941 recommendations | email to a friend
Tired of the same news 24/7-Investigations, allegations, sexual harassment charges, what hat Melania is wearing, Trump always always denying everything. It really is sickening all over the news nig...

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MTA, DOT mum on L shutdown
In April 2019, the L train will stop running for a purported 15 months, but I am anticipating the work will take a lot longer than that. It's been many months since the DOT and MTA presented their ...
Oct 04, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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Power & politics
We have all become accustomed to gasping when we turn on the news, but for me these past few weeks have been particularly surprising. On Tuesday, I turned on the radio to hear breaking news that co...
Sep 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kingsland Wildflower Festival highlights green roofs
Annual event partners with local environment groups
Sep 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police resources coming to McGolrick Park
Assemblyman Joseph Lentol announced last week that more police resources are coming to the 94th Precinct to make McGolrick Park safer. Lentol sent a letter to NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill after ...
Sep 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodhaven street festival this Sunday
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Sep 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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Report details the gentrification of Bed-Stuy
Finds huge economic growth not shared by all
Sep 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Brooklyn brainstorms future for Meeker Avenue underpass
Residents want public space, bike paths, other amenities
Sep 19, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
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Share your thoughts on car share
Our community will once again be the host of a citywide pilot program. For the next two years, Williamsburg will participate in a program to put more car share cars on the street, like Zipcar or ca...
Sep 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
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Races run, lessons learned
Exactly one year ago, I concluded my first ever race for office. I ran for district leader to represent our fine community, and it was the most intimidating, scary and rewarding thing I have ever d...
Sep 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
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Greenpoint native jumps into City Council race
Greenpoint native Victoria Cambranes, a newcomer in politics, has decided to run for City Council. Running under her own “Progress for All” party, she is challenging incumbent Councilman Stephen Le...
Sep 12, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 175 175 recommendations | email to a friend
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Activists hold multi-neighborhood gentrification march
The Brooklyn Anti-gentrification Network (BAN) hosted a day of rallies on September 9 to draw attention to issues of gentrification, racism and police brutality. The march started at the Barclays C...
Sep 12, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
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Yoga nonprofit finds new Greenpoint home
For the past seven years, Hosh Yoga in Greenpoint has aimed to provide residents of the area with cost-effective yoga programs. This past summer, the organization’s landlord threw a wrench into the...
Sep 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
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Williamsburg tenants rally against alleged landlord harassment
Latina residents claim discrimination by owner
Sep 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stronger tenant protections
Last week, I was extremely proud to watch the package of bills called the Stand for Tenant Safety (STS) signed into law by Mayor Bill de Blasio. This is something that friends of mine at nonprofit ...
Sep 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community group announces lawsuit against waste facility
Demands company ends harmful practices, pollution
Sep 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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