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MIDDLE VILLAGE YOUNG PEOPLE NOT WORKING
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MIDDLE VILLAGE-has more young people not working between 22 years of age to 40 years of age. They mostly live with their parents or parent. Imagine no guidance, no retirement plans, just existing d...
Over-packing Your Car Can Make Driving More Dangerous
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Packing Your Car Wisely for Vacations With warmer weather here and children out of school, many people are taking to the road for vacation trips. While you want to be sure you pack what you need to...
What Employers Should Know About Retaliation Claims
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by Stephen D. Hans Retaliation Claims May Include Emotional Distress Damages A precedent has been set in relation to retaliation claims brought against employers. Two courts of appeals, the Sixth a...
Workers’ Compensation in New York—What You Need to Know—Part One
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by   Pyrros & Serres LLP You’ve been hurt on the job in the state of New York. You’ve heard from others that you are entitled to workers’ compensation benefits. But what does that mean? How does th...
What You Should Know About Construction Job Vehicle Accidents in New York
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by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Unsafe Conditions Can Lead to Serious Construction Job Vehicle Accidents Construction job motor vehicle accidents often occur due to OSHA violations.  Many diffe...

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Shooting shocks New York City Sikh community
The last time Mohan Khatra spoke to his uncle was the night before he died. A Queens’ resident, Khatra said he had planned a trip to visit his relative, Suez Khatra, in Milwaukee. “It’s very sad,” ...
Aug 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Doe Fund comes to Union Turnpike
Councilman James Gennaro, City Council Speaker Christine Quinn, Assemblyman David Weprin and local business owners gathered at The Sly Fox Inn last week to discuss the importance of The Doe Fund in...
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Commuter vans worry they'll be out of business
Elected officials stood next to commuter van drivers in Jamaica to speak out against false promises by the Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC), which they say have undercut and hurt their businesse...
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Annual Pow Wow returns to Queens County Farm
New York City's oldest and largest pow wow – the Annual Mid-Summer Thunderbird Pow Wow – took place this past weekend at the Queens County Farm Museum in Floral Park. Now in it’s 34th year, the pow...
Jul 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Showcase gives a taste of Flushing
Queens’ residents along with bloggers and food critics gathered together at the Sheraton LaGuardia in Flushing to get a taste of traditional and non-traditional Asian cuisine. The event was organiz...
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Change of address for Bayside Post Office?
Bayside residents held a rally outside their local post office last week amid rumors that the facility might be moving to a different location. Recently, news leaked that the United States Postal S...
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Push for QM20 extension to Lower Manhattan
Northeast Queens residents are pushing a plan that would extend the QM20 bus into Lower Manhattan. Currently, the QM20 bus route ends at Midtown Manhattan, which means commuters have to transfer in...
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Jimmy Meng arrested, charged with taking $80,000 to bribe prosecutors
Former Flushing assemblyman Jimmy Meng was arrested and charged with allegedly taking $80,000 on promises that he could help a defendant in a state tax fraud case by bribing Manhattan prosecutors. ...
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Zoo launches new Wi-Fi service
We guess you could say the animals at the Queens Zoo are really living the “wired” life. Or more accurately the “wireless” life, as the Queens Zoo last week launched free Wi-Fi service, which will ...
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol discusses impact of proposed drink ban with small biz
Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras teamed up with New Yorkers for Beverage Choices for a walking tour in her district to discuss the proposed ban on 16-ounce sugar-sweetened beverages with business owne...
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two reports highlight problem of low-wage jobs
South Asian workers, many of them undocumented, make up an increasingly large portion of New York City’s workforce. There are over 600,000 South Asians in New York City and that number is growing. ...
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Super Bowl champ Victor Cruz discusses new book
Sits down with Budd Mishkin at Queens Theatre
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Pols: ban sex offenders from libraries
Call for measure following arrest in Flushing incident
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Former Parks commissioner Estelle Cooper indicted for theft
Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown announced Tuesday that Estelle Cooper, the former administrator of Flushing Meadows-Corona Park and executive director of Unisphere, Inc., a non-profit con...
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City kicks off summer employment program
Mayor Michael Bloomberg visited the Queens Botanical Garden on Thursday, July 5, to kick off this year’s installment of the Summer Youth Experience initiative. About 31,700 young New Yorkers will t...
Jul 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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