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Can You Be Denied Workers’ Compensation because Your Employer Pays You Off the Books?
Jan 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
by Pyrros & Serres LLP Queens Workers’ Compensation Attorneys You have been working a job, but getting paid under the table, so to speak. You get injured on that job—now you can’t work at all! If y...
Videotaping the Execution of a Will
Jan 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Bonnie Lawston It's not uncommon, in New York and other jurisdictions, for dispossessed or unhappy heirs to allege that a will was executed under duress or undue influence. What if you vide...
Very Important News for you, If you work more than 40 hours per week for the same weekly salary
Jan 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
I work way more than 40 hours a week for the same weekly salary. My boss says that he doesn’t have to pay me anything for my overtime hours. Is this true? It depends. Under the old rule, Anyone who...
How Do Workers Feel About Overtime Pay?
Jan 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans The federal overtime rule has been put on hold, and employers are waiting to see whether the DOL will effectively appeal the injunction imposed by the U.S. District Court in...
Astoria Characters: The Ex-Ballerina Who's Doing a Different Dance
Jan 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Alina Faye ’s life is all about movement. PHOTO BY NANCY A. RUHLING Alina joined ABT when she was 17. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling She’s a former professional ballerina, so she doesn’t so mu...
Varför Utnyttja Raspberry Ketoner kosttillskott viktminskning?
Jan 06, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
Data summeras av den amerikanska viktkontroll Info Network bestämma större än två tredjedelar av vuxna i USA som feta (68,8 procent). Det här laget, är över 35 procent tänkt på feta. Många människo...
Sammeln und halten auch Heidelbeeren und auch Einfrieren Heidelbeeren
Jan 06, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
Blaubeeren sind eine gesunde und leckere Belohnung, die Sie sofort nach der Auswahl oder Verwendung in Pfannkuchen, Muffins oder Marmeladen essen können. Es ist immer viel mehr erfreulich, wenn Sie...
Smoked Poultry Products From Vietnam
Jan 06, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
There are several methods to prepare food, especially meats. Smoking cigarettes nevertheless; not just includes taste but increases life span. Poultry can be placed in a salt brine and after that s...
Health Perks of Pastured Chickens
Jan 05, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
Did you recognize that hens raised on pasture are nutritionally above those raised in business factory settings? Pastured poultry imports  are poultries (and also various other birds like ducks and...
7 TIPS FOR ACHIEVING YOUR FITNESS RESOLUTIONS
Jan 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
  by Mary Murphy (originally posted on www.mmanewyorkcity.com/blog) It’s a few days into the new year, but if you’re anything like me, you’re probably still fine-tuning your resolutions. When I was...

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Locals celebrate unity at Hunters Point block party
Hundreds of children and young families filled 49th Avenue and Andrews Grove in Hunters Point on Wednesday evening for the 21st annual Community Unity street party. Hosted by the Hunters Point Comm...
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Vote Markey in the 30th District
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The woman who does it all for the kids
“Would you like to see my corner?” Before there’s even time to answer, Aiysha Mayfield strides down 14th Street and plants herself squarely in the bold white stripes of the crosswalk at 30th Avenue...
Sep 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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The woman who does it all for the kids
“Would you like to see my corner?” Before there’s even time to answer, Ayisha Mayfield strides down 14th Street and plants herself squarely in the bold white stripes of the crosswalk at 30th Avenue...
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Chick-fil-A opens its first location in Queens
Offers 52 free meals to first 100 customers
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Pol renews effort to curb illegal activity along Roosevelt Ave
Wants a moratorium on new liquor licenses, increased enforcement
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The mom who stands up for mothers-to-be
It’s a warm, sunny day, so two-year-old Ani is dancing around the apartment in anticipation of playing outside. Her mother, Christine Serdjenian Yearwood, has piled the little girl’s unruly ringlet...
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Astoria homeowners upset with Amtrak rent hikes
Cost for outdoor spaces increased by tens of thousands
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Officials, activists denounce Woodside transgender attack
Rally urges more support for transgender community
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New light fixtures installed at Ravenswood Houses
The buildings and pathways at Ravenswood Houses in Astoria are shining brighter than ever. Thanks to a nearly $4 million investment by Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer and the New York City Housing Auth...
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodside hotel now serving as shelter for homeless
Residents never informed about temporary situation
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Officials celebrate funding for six-day library service
Standing in the same children’s room where he learned how to read more than 40 years ago, Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer and his fellow City Council colleagues announced last Wednesday that the city b...
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Astoria Park to receive $30M as part of Anchor Parks initiative
Astoria Park was selected among five city parks to receive a total of $150 million in major capital investments, thanks to a new initiative by Mayor Bill de Blasio. The mayor announced his “Anchor ...
Aug 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Astoria receives $200K for cleaning services
With trains rumbling above, Councilman Costa Constantinides and community leaders gathered at the Ditmars Boulevard station on Friday morning to announce that Astoria will receive more than $200,00...
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Kaufman Studios joins Missing Type blood donation campaign
In an effort to collect more blood globally, New York Blood Center has teamed up with community partners, including Kaufman Astoria Studios, on its Missing Type Campaign. As part of the campaign, t...
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Flowers are placed near the entrance of Reina nightclub by the Bosphorus, which was attacked by a gunman, in IstanbulISTANBUL (Reuters) - The gunman who killed 39 people in an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Day has been caught in the city's Esenyurt district, the Hurriyet newspaper website and other media reports said on Tuesday. Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the attack, saying it was revenge for Turkish military involvement in Syria. (Writing by Daren Butler; Editing by Kevin Liffey)


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Bank of England Governor Mark Carney declined on Monday to say if the central bank would respond to the sharp fall in the pound, saying only that the value of sterling goes up and down. "The best I can say is that the value of the pound will go up and down," Carney said, after being asked a question about the outlook for the currency after delivering a speech at the London School of Economics. Carney also repeated his view that leaving the European Union has the potential to reinforce existing risks facing Britain's economy.
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Gene Cernan, last astronaut on the moon, dies at 82Former astronaut Gene Cernan, the last person to walk on the moon who returned to Earth with a message of "peace and hope for all mankind," died on Monday in Texas following ongoing heath issues, ...


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