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NYC Bans Polystyrene Takeout Containers and Coffee Cups
Feb 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
Judge Upholds the 2013 Law Banning Polystyrene for Takeout Containers and Coffee Cups In 2019 restaurants must begin phasing polystyrene cups and containers out of use. This change is a result of a...
Has Your Loved One Been the Victim of Nursing Home Neglect?
Feb 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 143 143 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
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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 | 151 151 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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Thomas Principe to be honored at Bishop Catanello Dinner
Attorney will be presented with the Thomas More award
Feb 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Opponents look for alternatives to LaGuardia AirTrain
Local residents, groups talk next steps in environmental process
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HQ2 cancelled: Amazon pulls out of Queens campus
Community groups celebrate, pols assign blame for departure
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Pols question cost of proposed College Point shelter
At a budget hearing in Albany last week, Mayor Bill de Blasio told state lawmakers that the city’s Department of Homeless Services (DHS) has an annual budget of $2.1 billion. Of the $2.1 billion, $...
Feb 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Flushing Welcomes the Year of the Pig
Flushing officially welcomed the Year of the Pig with the annual Lunar New Year Parade through downtown. On a chilly Saturday morning, various group marched down Union Avenue, making their way to M...
Feb 13, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lawmakers give ‘F’ to Cuomo’s budget
Argue proposal woefully short on education funding
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Citywide coalition to tackle shelter issue
The Ozone Park Residents Block Association met with elected officials and civic organizations on Friday to strategize ways to push forward as one organization to prevent the over 90 homeless shelte...
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Anti-Amazon groups continue community outreach
Pledge to fight harder as company reconsiders HQ2
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Advocates keep up pressure for congestion pricing
Highlight transit struggles of eastern Queens
Feb 05, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols demand details on congestion pricing plan
Lawmakers blast MTA for not providing clear proposal
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Cancer survivor founds Paddle For The Cure
Flushing resident Leah Salmorin is the founder of Paddle For The Cure (PFTC), a nonprofit determined to strike out breast cancer. “I left the corporate world for the love and humanity and formed my...
Feb 05, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
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Flushing businesses can apply for marketing support
Services include web development, videos and social media
Jan 29, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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BP calls for unity in State of the Borough address
Katz lays out priorities on census, jails plan and schools
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Bayside rallies to save North Shore Tennis Club
Vested members considering proposals for sale
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WOW factor: LaGuardia group aims to empower women in aviation
In March 2015, LaGuardia Airport General Manager Lysa Scully began hosting an annual event recognizing Women’s History Month. The event honored the “extensive female leadership base” at the airport...
Jan 25, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
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