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What Employers Should Know About Time Off to Vote by cjleclaire
Jul 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1122 1122 recommendations | email to a friend
The NY State Legislature Passed an Election Law Time off to vote for employees was part of the legislation that the NY State Legislature passed in April of 2019. The name of the law is the   New York State Election Law   and it went into effect immediately. What Does the Time Off to Vote Mean for...
Astoria Characters: The Pawfect Pet Pal by Nruhling
Jul 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 172 172 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Jacqueline’s the owner of Pawfect Day. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Eddie is eager to go for a walk. Jacqueline Rivera puts on his collar and grabs his leash. They’re off. Eddie bounds down the polished granite stairs of the fourth-floor walkup, allowing Jacquelin...
Regions of Italy seen through portraits, costumes and biographies at the Garibaldi Meucci Museum! by Milano52
Jul 22, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1268 1268 recommendations | email to a friend
By Tiziano Thomas Dossena Great innovative exhibit at the Garibaldi Meucci Museum thanks to artist William John Castello, writer Marianna Biazzo Randazzo, and OSDIA Trustee Maryanne Prince. This exhibit is the fourth installation in a series of six highlighting the regions, traditional dress, and...
Legacy Plumbing Mesa by ThomaNicokz
Jul 17, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 817 817 recommendations | email to a friend
Mesa Plumber  guy's turn up in time, they're friendly and they clean up after themselves! You can trust us. Our plumbing experience helps us to give you quick service. Legacy Plumbing Mesa provide fast and dependable plumbing services to get your drains flowing freely 24/7. For expert plumbing se...
Astoria Characters: The Singer and the Guitar Player by Nruhling
Jul 16, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 210 210 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Micah’s a guitarist. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling She’s a singer, and he’s a guitarist. They met while he was playing a gig, but it was a cord instead of a chord that brought them together. Jane Burgess was a junior in high school when her brother, a pianist study...
Safety Tips to Avoid Motorcycle Accidents by cjleclaire
Jul 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1709 1709 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Motorcycle Accidents Attorney Motorcycle accidents frequently become high profile in summer newscasts. With more cars and motorcycles on the road, accidents tend to rise. For this reason, it is wise to take precautions and follow safety guidelines when riding a motorcycle. According to t...
New York City’s Ban on Discrimination for Sexual and Reproductive Health Decisions by cjleclaire
Jul 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 855 855 recommendations | email to a friend
What Does This New Protected Class Mean for NYC Employers? New York City passed legislation that bans discrimination for sexual and reproductive health decisions. While New York City has some of the United States’ most expansive human rights laws, this law gave specific rights, creating new prote...
Why Working Off the Clock Can Be a Liability by cjleclaire
Jul 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1443 1443 recommendations | email to a friend
Working off the clock can be problematic for an employer. One reason is that time clocks or time sheets exist to document an employee’s work hours. When workers do not punch in, the book keeping of hours worked becomes nebulous. However, aside from that, employees can be subject to wage and hour ...
What Types of Swimming Pool Injuries and Accidents Can Occur? by cjleclaire
Jul 10, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1482 1482 recommendations | email to a friend
Avoiding Accidents at Swimming Pools Swimming pool injuries most frequently occur when the weather is hot. During the summertime in particular, going for a swim has been a favorite pastime. Although swimming is a lot of fun, safety is also an issue. One of the best preventions against accidents i...
Bikini Baristas – Constitutional Law and Female Anatomy Over Coffee by cjleclaire
Jul 10, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 846 846 recommendations | email to a friend
The City of Everett, Washington, got very upset with the so called “Bikini Baristas”, and passed local laws which criminalized the clothing they wear as “lewd conduct”, and enacted a dress code for “Quick-Service Facilities,” which was clearly designed to apply to the drive through coffee-stands....