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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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The Ex-Ballerina Doing a Different Dance
Alina Faye’s life is all about movement. She’s a former professional ballerina, so she doesn’t so much as walk through a room as flow through it like a gentle stream. Her story entails a physical j...
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City starts savings account pilot for D30 students
Officials hope initiative will help families save for college
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Corona community celebrates Three Kings Day
Local elected officials celebrated Three Kings Day with performances and a toy giveaway last Saturday at St. Leo’s Catholic Academy in Corona. Three Kings Day, an important holiday for many Latino ...
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The Guy Who Found Himself at Home in America
ASTORIA CHARACTERS
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Spirit of giving alive in Astoria
An Astoria parish received a nice Christmas present last week thanks to the charity of a local youth group. The Knights of Columbus Squire Circle #4411 donated two checks totaling $1,500 to Immacul...
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ASTORIA CHARACTERS
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LIC youth honored for service, supporting caregivers
When nine-year-old Hailey Richman was four, her grandmother was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. Her mother Emma looked online to find where her young daughter could go for support by talking wi...
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Astoria lawmakers want AG to investigate nonprofit
NYSUM has pushed to evict low-rent tenants
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DOE to wait on admissions changes to G&T programs
A controversial admissions policy change for western Queens’s Gifted and Talented (G&T) programs will be put on hold until after the new year. According to a December 22nd letter written by Philip ...
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The Creator of the Christmas Village
The lights and stars are twinkling in tandem. The women are shopping in the outdoor farmers’ market, and the men are sawing logs and stomping on grapes to make wine. A crowned king on a camel appro...
Dec 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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New $32.4 million Elmhurst library opens
One-hundred years after it was first built, the new and improved Elmhurst Library opened on Tuesday with a ribbon cutting and flag-raising ceremony. Hundreds of community members packed the atrium ...
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Bill would require photo evidence when issuing summonses
Two Queens lawmakers are introducing a bill that will force some city agencies to provide a photograph as evidence when issuing penalties for civil violations. State Senator Jose Peralta and assemb...
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The Kick-Ass Personal Trainer
It’s early in the morning when Nick Robyn sprints up the stairs of his three-floor walkup. He’s headed to the roof. He can tell you what he does for fun and for a living, but it’s easier if he show...
Dec 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Legislators want local power plants to reduce emissions
Locals say asthma rates are too high in the community
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Astoria playground renovation underway
The long-awaited, $5.8 million renovation of Astoria Heights Playground is finally underway. I With an anticipated completion for next winter, the project will include an expanded track and sports ...
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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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