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FLESH EATING BACTERIA FOLLOW UP-THINK 3X'S BEFORE MOVING TO FLORIDA by godfather
Sep 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
17 tons of dead fish cleared from beaches due to red tide Crews clean up dead fish on the beach as they fill a pickup truck near Gulf Front Park, Treasure Island, Fla., Monday, Sept. 10, 2018. The smell of dead fish was strong. (Scott Keeler/The Tampa Bay Times via AP) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) —...
How Paper And Color Can Make You Dream. Exclusive Interview With Artist Adele Rahte. by Milano52
Sep 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 149 149 recommendations | email to a friend
  Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena I met Adele Rahte at the beautiful Harlem house of a common friend, the soprano Lauren Flanigan. The conversation soon turned from music (we had just the fortune to have witnessed a unique performance of lyrics by Gabriele D’Annunzio put into music by various...
DOES ANYONE CARE? Are Elected Officals doing all they can do for the Community? by godfather
Aug 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Two years of construction in the Middle Village streets. Inconvenience for parking, high manhole plates, and roads that resemble the early 1800's. On 74 street street after two years they found the water and dirt to be contaminated with 3x's the normal amount of Lead. Dumping the same soil on 69 ...
Construction Accidents Involving Falls from Heights by cjleclaire
Aug 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 303 303 recommendations | email to a friend
Why Are Falls from Heights So Significant in New York City? New York takes construction accidents involving falls from heights very seriously. In fact, the NY State Legislature passed the Scaffold Law (NY Labor Law 240) more than a century ago based on its safety concerns. Despite complaints abou...
BEWARE! TWO LATE-NIGHT STICKUPS IN MIDDLE VILLAGE/MASPETH by godfather
Aug 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Two late-night stickups on the streets of Middle Village occur within minutes of each other. Resident beware! Spread the word please! AREAS-MIDDLE VILLAGE-MASPETH OFF ELIOT AVENUE      By Ryan Kelley / rkelley@qns.com / Monday, July 2, 2018 / 4:30 PM Two gunpoint robberies happened just minutes a...
2QXV_SS_L_Banner_LOBBY_SUMAQ__AD.png Sackstein Sacktein & Lee, LLP Sponsors the SUMAQ Peruvian Food Festival by cjleclaire
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 360 360 recommendations | email to a friend
August 25–26, 2018: the SUMAQ Peruvian Food Festival in Nassau County on Long Island This year, Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP takes pride in being the lead sponsor of the SUMAQ Peruvian Food Festival. Our attorneys and staff are very committed to serving the people where we work and live, and we...
Why You Have Legal Rights in Construction Accidents Involving Falling Objects by cjleclaire
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 649 649 recommendations | email to a friend
Can Injured workers and families who have lost their loved ones pursue lawsuits? By December of 2017, a construction site at 61 Ninth Avenue in Chelsea had been repeatedly cited for construction code violations. On December 18, a 54 year-old construction worker was standing on the sidewalk when a...
Company Security and Surveillance: Where Should Employers Draw the Line? by cjleclaire
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 398 398 recommendations | email to a friend
Are Your Security and Surveillance Policies Violating Privacy Laws? Companies have the right to protect against internal theft or property destruction. They also have a responsibility to evaluate productivity and ensure their resources are used efficiently and effectively. If a company faces liti...
Changes in New York State and NYC Sexual Harassment Laws by cjleclaire
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 223 223 recommendations | email to a friend
Sexual Harassment: Mandatory Arbitration and Nondisclosure Agreements The NY legislature passed changes in sexual harassment law that Governor Cuomo signed into law on April 17, 2018. These laws went into effect 90 days after being enacted, which means they are currently in effect. Prohibition of...
Your Rights Regarding Medical Treatment after a Work Injury by cjleclaire
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 275 275 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s common knowledge in New York that, in the event of a work-related injury, you have a right to seek medical attention and have the costs covered by the workers’ compensation insurance provider. You will likely be required to undergo a physical examination by a physician chosen by the insurer,...