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How Dangerous Is Texting While Driving Compared with Drunk Driving?
Oct 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Why Texting While Driving May Be More Dangerous than DWI It may come as a surprise that texting while driving is more worrisome to the majority of drivers than drunk driving. This is true despite t...
What the New Anti-Sexual Harassment Law Means for NY Employers
Oct 08, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 131 131 recommendations | email to a friend
Is There Liability You Could Face that You Did Not Face in the Past? The NYS new anti-harassment law has a number of sweeping changes. For one, it applies to all protected classes under New York Hu...
OPENING A FRANCHISE BUSINESS DOESN'T GUARANTEE SUCCESS
Oct 04, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 219 219 recommendations | email to a friend
INTERVIEW WITH RIDGEWOOD REAL ESTATE BROKER Anthony Carbi Look at Taco Bell they have Beefy Fritos Burrito for $1.00 dollar. We are talking about maybe half of the $3.49 cents as a profit. Or $1.74...
Oct 04, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 191 191 recommendations | email to a friend
Example you rent a store for $6,000 dollars. You still have to pay electric, heat, water and at least two salary’s for someone to open and close the place besides serving customers weekly. So now y...
HOW CAN A BUSINESS/FRANCHISE OWNER MAKE MONEY TODAY?
Oct 04, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 149 149 recommendations | email to a friend
Example you rent a store for $6,000 dollars. You still have to pay electric, heat, water and at least two salary’s for someone to open and close the place besides serving customers weekly. So now y...
Register Now for Fall Dance in Forest Hills!
Sep 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 267 267 recommendations | email to a friend
The fall session of children's dance classes at the Commonpoint Queens Central Queens School of Dance begins this Sunday, September 15. Space is still available in our Sunday Ballet/Tap class for 5...
Elevator Accident: New York Premises Liability Law
Sep 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 240 240 recommendations | email to a friend
Tragic Elevator Accident from a Legal Perspective A fatal elevator accident occurred at a 23-story Manhattan apartment building near the end of August. The elevator malfunction killed a 30-year old...
Falls from Ladders Can Result in Serious Injury or Death
Sep 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1067 1067 recommendations | email to a friend
Safety Tips from OSHA to Avoid Falling from a Ladder Falls from ladders are the leading cause of death in the construction industry. In fact, according to   OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Adm...
The Van De Water Law Firm, P.C. Opens New Office
Sep 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1052 1052 recommendations | email to a friend
The Long Island firm has relocated its office to Woodbury, New York Press Release - updated: Sep 11, 2019 20:28 EDT WOODBURY, N.Y., September 11, 2019 (Newswire.com) - The Van De Water Law Firm, P....
Details of the NY Anti-Sexual Harassment Law for 2019
Sep 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 980 980 recommendations | email to a friend
The New NY Anti-Sexual Harassment Law: What Employers Should Know Additional New York State anti-sexual harassment law protections came into existence in August 2019. Under the new law, sexual hara...

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Take the safety off
Dear Editor, A heated debate over gun violence has focused attention on the National Rifle Association's political power in Congress. The best way to defeat the NRA is to destroy its main source of...
Aug 28, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 141 141 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ignoring veterans
Dear Editor, In an age where veterans who served our country with dignity and honor who now find themselves among the homeless on New York City Streets, it is outrageous and appalling that Mayor Bi...
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A tear for Eddie
Dear Editor, This is in reply to Shedeline Paul, whose dispatch about racism in schools appeared in the August 15th issue. Shedeline, there may be merits to your statements, but there is another si...
Aug 28, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 111 111 recommendations | email to a friend
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Secure church
Dear Editor, There was an attempted break in at the parish of the Holy Child Jesus church in Richmond Hill, where Auxiliary Bishop Octavio Cisneros is pastor, on August 10. The suspect tried breaki...
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Diploma disaster
Dear Editor, As a CUNY alum, I'm disturbed by the decision of CUNY Chancellor Felix Matos Rodriguez to abandon testing new students to determine if they require remedial education courses in order ...
Aug 21, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 123 123 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ban e-cigs
Dear Editor, The e-cigarette was invented in 2003 by a Chinese pharmacist, and subsequently developed into the third generation of customizable, refillable e-liquids, such as JUUL. The JUUL pod is ...
Aug 21, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 126 126 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prevent #20
Dear Editor, While the overall traffic safety in New York City remains relatively good, the death count among bicyclists is rising. In 2018, only ten bicyclists died on the streets of New York City...
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Fredo flap
Dear Editor, CNN commentator Chris Cuomo is too thin-skinned about being called Fredo. Brother Andrew has been far more successful than Chris, having served as secretary for Housing and Urban Devel...
Aug 21, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
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Don’t overreact
Dear Editor, In the wake of the recent mass shootings, President Donald Trump has quite reasonably called for a bipartisan response focusing on measures that can be expected to reduce the probabili...
Aug 21, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rose wrong
Dear Editor, Last week’s article about elected officials blaming South Brooklyn’s transit issues on the federal government revealed that rookie Congressman Max Rose has a lot to learn about how fed...
Aug 14, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 131 131 recommendations | email to a friend
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Unbiased education
Dear Editor, I am currently a rising senior at a school in an affluent part of the community, meaning that it is made up of a good number of white students and teachers. I have seen firsthand why m...
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Keep co-ops
Dear Editor, Joseph Manago, in his letter calling for an end to cooperative housing, feels co-op’s depletes affordable rental inventory. I live in a cooperative in Glen Oaks Village. My wife and I ...
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Rising drug prices
Dear Editor, I am very troubled over the rise of drug prices. More than 3,400 drugs have boosted prices in the first six months of 2019. The average price hike is 10 percent, which is five times th...
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Abolish co-ops
Dear Editor, In Manhattan, 75 percent of the apartment inventory is housing cooperatives, which serve to deplete the affordable rental inventory, as well as promote other social disharmony. I think...
Aug 07, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 152 152 recommendations | email to a friend
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NICE to know
Dear Editor, Something was missing from recent news releases from Governor Andrew Cuomo concerning the Islanders Arena at Belmont. Will the cost of LIRR tickets at the new station be priced at Zone...
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