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Using Our Schools to Curb School Shootings
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Cindy Silver-LeClaire Access to Counseling and Instilling Values are Key to Addressing Culture of Violence Once again, we are collectively stunned, watching reports of a number of high scho...
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Recovers $700,000 in a Settlement Prior to Trial
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP recovered $700,000 for a 43-year-old Asian male sign installer in a settlement prior to trial. The sign installer fell from a 16-foot extension ladder at a renovation...
Surrogate Court Gives Lifetime Promise Priority Over Will
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 121 121 recommendations | email to a friend
Perhaps the most common way to transfer property upon death in the State of New York is through a valid will or trust.   What happens, though, if you’ve entered into a binding contract to transfer ...
Job Termination: What Should You Know?
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
Frequently Asked Questions About Job Termination Deciding to fire or layoff an employee is often a tough decision. Sometimes employees have adverse reactions and retaliate if they believe the termi...
Jamie Lynn Macchia, From Miss New York To The Campaign For #MoreThan4: A Young Woman On The Path Of Success.
Feb 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
  Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Jamie Lynn Macchia is a 26-year-old Magna Cum Laude graduate of Wagner College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Arts Administration and Marketing. While in...
Court Limits Scope of Release Involving Estate and Trust Accounting
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 234 234 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bonnie Lawston   |   Feb 7, 2018   |   Estate Administration It’s pretty common procedure for a fiduciary to a trust to obtain a release, with the objective of waiving the fiduciary’s obligati...
HELPING RESTAURANT OWNERS NAVIGATE THE NEW YORK LABOR LAWS
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 273 273 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans   | Feb 7, 2018 |   Employment Defense Attorney FAQ for Restaurant Owners For restaurant owners, who are busy running their day-to-day business, New York Labor laws can seem li...
When Should You Hire a Personal Injury Law Firm to Handle Your Accident Case?
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
If you have been in an accident and suffered serious injury, there is a good likelihood that you have considerable expenses involved with your recovery — hospital bills, doctor bills, rehabilitatio...
SEXUAL HARASSMENT IN THE WORKPLACE: GUIDANCE FOR EMPLOYERS
Jan 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 121 121 recommendations | email to a friend
Anti-Harassment Policies and Complaint Procedures Your employment attorney can assist you with the wording for an anti-harassment policy, especially if you are currently dealing with harassment iss...
What Are Weather Related Accidents?
Jan 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 159 159 recommendations | email to a friend
Weather related accidents are something to be concerned about, and statistics back up this fact. According to the   U.S. Department of Transportation , weather related crashes are accidents that ta...

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East Williamsburg tenants accuse new landlord of harassment
Property issued partial stop-work order by DOB
Feb 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Following without being a follower
This weekend I was captivated by Emma Gonzalez, the high school senior who survived the most recent school shooting and is utilizing her rage and disgust to motivate a social movement. I spent a lo...
Feb 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lawmakers rally for design-build on BQE rehab
Authorization would save two years, $100 million
Feb 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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MTA bus routes get failing grades for 2017
New report shows bus ridership declined in last year
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Single thoughts on February 14
Valentine's Day brings excitement to some, but unfortunately I have watched it create pain for many as well. I have many amazing friends who agonize over what they will do with their single selves ...
Feb 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Beat the winter blues with 'Winty'
February is arguably the worst month of the year. When I lived in Rochester, February tied with November because it was usually already dark and frigid there. But in the sunny south of New York Cit...
Feb 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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East Williamsburg tenants withhold rent, sue landlord
Residents rally against harassment, lack of repairs
Feb 07, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Nicks receives support for construction training program
Part of Two Trees' redevelopment of Domino Sugar site
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Help the homeless by first not judging them
The winter provides many stressors for city dwellers, but for me, the most stressful situation is a human one. Our community has a very large homeless population, and it is very troubling to think ...
Jan 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former Lindsay Park co-op president sentenced for corruption
Residents and advocates celebrate, highlight her actions
Jan 30, 2018 | 290 290 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn Restaurant Week offers “Grand” deals on meals
Runs for two weeks until February 11
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Outreach appoints new director of substance abuse program
Substance abuse treatment agency Outreach has named a new program director for its Greenpoint site. Janet Walpole will lead the community facility serving communities and families in North Brooklyn...
Jan 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Offline, and back to real life
On Sunday afternoon, I was having a conversation with a friend on social media about a women's rights topic. Text after text was sent through Facebook messenger. It was a lot to read, and I found m...
Jan 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mobile shower for the homeless to roll through Brooklyn
Help is on the way for Brooklyn’s homeless neighbors. Borough President Eric Adams and Councilman Carlos Menchaca joined community organizations in Sunset Park last Wednesday to announce funding fo...
Jan 23, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bushwick tenants demand fixes for heat, water in their building
Filed complaint with NYC Human Rights Commission
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