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DOL Sets Overtime Rules Affecting the Restaurant Industry
Jul 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D.Hans & Associates DOL Sets Overtime Rules Affecting the Restaurant Industry Whether you own a fast food restaurant or a fine dining establishment, you must now pay your salaried w...
Exclusive interview to Michael Bacarella, author of “Lincoln’s Foreign Legion: The 39th New York Infantry, the Garibaldi Guard”
Jul 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
      Your book “Lincoln’s Foreign Legion: The 39th New York Infantry, the Garibaldi Guard” is now available on Kindle. What brought you to investigate this type of topic? From my earliest memories...
Estate Planning Checklist For Wills
Jul 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
Estate planning is an intimidating task that some people prefer to avoid. Except Everybody needs to prepare for estate planning sooner rather than later. To help get the ball rolling, here is a che...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: July 2016
Jul 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . July 2016 Queens Real Estate Market Update  Queens home sales in June decelerated for the fourth consecuti...
New York City, Queens, Employment Defense Lawyers
Jul 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
Salient Points about the Carlson-Ailes Sexual Discrimination Lawsuit The media is full of reports about the lawsuit Gretchen Carlson, former Fox anchor woman and television host brought against Fox...
Money Saving Winter Roofing Tips- Spot Out Faulty Gutters Yourself
Jun 24, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 633 633 recommendations | email to a friend
A good roof is perhaps one of the most important investments a homeowner can make. Any good investment requires good maintenance. One of the most crucial factors in upholding a roofing system is th...
How to Throw a Block Party in Queens
Jun 16, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 268 268 recommendations | email to a friend
By George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . A Block Party is defined as a community sponsored, public event where there are no sales of goods or servi...
Camping Safety Guidelines
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 266 266 recommendations | email to a friend
Schools are letting out and summer vacations begin. Many children will be heading off to summer camps as part of their vacation recreation and many families plan their own camping trips, some for f...
Is My Job Protected While I Pursue a Workers’ Compensation Claim?
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 264 264 recommendations | email to a friend
Workers Compensation Attorneys Queens & New York If you have been injured on the job and need to seek compensation under New York’s workers’ compensation laws, you may have some concerns about whet...
Dominoes Pizza Sued for Wage and Hour Violations
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 267 267 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit against Domino’s Pizza for underpaying staff. According to Legal Reader , last year the Attorney General’s Office settled for $1...

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NY Giant returns to Flushing to inspire recent grads
Shares how SASF program helped him finish high school
Jun 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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School welcomes long-awaited makeover
Playground has been in the works all year
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Co-op, condo tax abatement bill passes
A victory has been won for co-op and condo owners. The J-51 Tax Abatement for middle class co-op and condo owners, sponsored by State Senator Tony Avella and Assemblyman Edward Braunstein, has pass...
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Not happy with Happy Dragon's expansion efforts
Safety, zoning concerns raised about day care's plan
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Captain Tilly Park gets $1.2 million facelift
Project adds new landscape and drainage improvements
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Completed wetland restoration of Meadow Lake unveiled
$3M dollar project focused on preventing flooding
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Queens street renamed for remarkable teen
Councilman Ruben Wills and the South Ozone Park community commemorated the life of 17-year-old Qadri Skipper by unveiling “Qadri’s Way” on 110th Street between 107th and 109th avenues. Last week's ...
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Meng honors nine headed to academies
Congresswoman Grace Meng hosted a reception on Monday for her nominees who will be attending prestigious service academies following graduation. The academies receive thousands of applications from...
Jun 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Free concert series returns to Sunnyside plaza
Local families and commuters gathered at Bliss Plaza last Thursday evening, dancing and enjoying a free performance by a jazz band on stilts. The performance was the first installment of a free con...
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Suozzi picks up key backers
Voters in northeast Queens might not be aware of it, but there is a congressional primary on the horizon. Five Democrats are vying to replace Congressman Steve Israel, who left his seat in the 3rd ...
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Former Knicks player honored with street renaming
Hundreds of family and friends of former NBA player Anthony Mason gathered at the corner of Rockaway Boulevard and 147th Street last Saturday as the athlete was honored with a street co-naming. “An...
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Group protests commencement speech over housing program
Call for changes to Distressed Asset Stabilization Program
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Queens College celebrates 92nd commencement
Speakers urge students to set high goals, contribute
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York College celebrates 46th graduating class
Celebration for many students of immigrant families
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Thousands line streets for Little Neck-Douglaston parade
As it has every Memorial Day since 1927, The Little Neck-Douglaston Memorial Day Parade marched up Northern Boulevard on Monday afternnon. This year’s grand marshal was retired Lt. Gen. Richard P. ...
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FILE - In this May 22, 2014, file photo, former U.S. women's national soccer team member Brandi Chastain arrives to view the U.S. men's team practice in Stanford, Calif., for the World Cup soccer tournament. These days, she's coaching youth, high school and college soccer in California. Chastain is keeping an eye on the current women's national team–without retired star Abby Wambach–after helping the U.S. win two golds and a silver in the Olympics during her career. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Brandi Chastain likes U.S. soccer's prospects for defending gold in Rio, is advocating for fewer headers in youth games and tackling her son's diagnosis of Crohn's disease.


2016-07-25 02:02:49 -0400

New York Yankees third baseman Chase Headley, left, completes a double play by tagging out San Francisco Giants' Mac Williamson at third base during the eighth inning of the baseball game at Yankee Stadium, Sunday, July 24, 2016 in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)A look at what's happening all around the majors today:


2016-07-25 01:56:58 -0400

Athletes, including Brazilians, are staying in hotels rather than the Olympic and Paralympic Village in Rio de Janeiro, because of problems such as blocked toilets and leaky pipesBritain's delegation said it, too, had encountered some "maintenance difficulties," but added it was staying in the Village as planned. Rio's Olympic organizers said such teething problems plagued all Olympic Games. The Olympic Games -- the first to be held in South America -- are to open on August 5, less than two weeks away.


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