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Register Now for Fall Dance in Forest Hills!
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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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College Point Shelter Protest Planned for Sunday
Last month, dozens of residents and officials from College Point rallied against a proposed shelter on 20th Avenue. But the proposal is now closer to reality. Councilman Paul Vallone confirmed in a...
Nov 27, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
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Food insecurity still an issue in NYC: report
Emergency food programs are serving more people
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Queens mourns death of Jose Peralta
Made history as first Dominican-American elected to State Senate
Nov 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 282 282 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hundreds protest Amazon deal for Queens
Highlight tax breaks, labor abuses, lack of community input
Nov 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 155 155 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officials outline community’s role in Amazon deal
After public outrage about the deal to bring Amazon to Long Island City, including a large rally last week, city and state officials assured that the community’s voice will be heard in the planning...
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Officials want accurate count in 2020 Census
With the 2020 Census approaching, local officials are urging community members to participate for a more accurate count. Last Tuesday, Borough President Melinda Katz hosted an event at Borough Hall...
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Amazon chooses LIC, Virginia for new headquarters
Pols raise concerns for HQ2, but biz leaders back move
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Veterans honored at annual Borough Hall ceremony
Honorees served in WWII, Vietnam War and Desert Storm
Nov 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 261 261 recommendations | email to a friend
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DOE proposes $17 billion five-year capital plan
Major investments in accessibility, school seats, ACs
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Queens Community House honors Alfonzo, Lew
New York Mets all-star Edgardo Alfonzo and Jacob Lew, the 76th Secretary of the Treasury, were honored by Queens Community House at its annual Strengthening Neighborhoods Inspiring Change Gala. The...
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Olde Towne of Flushing burial ground gets new design
Commemorative plaza to honor lives of ancestors
Oct 31, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paladino says she’s receiving death threats
GOP State Senate candidate in four-way race
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College Point denounces shelter proposal
Residents say neighborhood is already burdened
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GJDC hosts annual Harvest Festival
The Greater Jamaica Development Corporation hosted its 18th annual Harvest Festival this past weekend on 160th Street outside the Jamaica Market in downtown Jamaica.
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MTA opens new Flushing LIRR station
Comptroller calls for reduced fares on commuter trains
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