Obama Proposes Shrinking White-Collar Exemption
President Obama has proposed expanding the availability of overtime pay, directing the Labor Department to do its first overhaul of Fair Labor Standards Act regulations in 10 years.
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New York firm buys Memphis apartments for $3.8M, continuing spree
CLK Properties last acquired 357-unit Sycamore Lakes in Northeast Memphis. The company's latest buy was of the Georgian Woods Apartments in Midtown Memphis.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Woodbury New York, a quiet, affluent community where everyone and everything seems bent on emasculating pharmacist Doug Varney .
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Ex Hospice Officer Sentenced for Embezzlement
A Medford man will spend up to six years in prison for stealing nearly a quarter of a million dollars from a Long Island hospice care network.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
John Travolta's Oscar 2014 name flub sparks jokes
Fellow actors responded Monday to actor John Travolta's slip during Sunday's Academy Awards, where he introduced the Woodbury-raised Broadway star Idina Menzel with a name that viewers heard as "Adele Dazim," "Adela Dazeem" and other variations.
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New CEO for Woodbury Financial
Top Lying Myths Maria Hartwig, associate professor of psychology at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York, says there is no relationship whatsoever between "giveaways," such as someone who won't look you in the eye, appears nervous, fidgets or contradicts himself, and not telling the truth.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Usdan NYC Opens Photo Exhibit Today
Usdan Center for the Creative and Performing Arts , the nationally acclaimed summer arts day camp once again named a "Best Camp for 2013" by TimeOutNY/Kids, will present In Focus, a month-long exhibit of student photography from today, March 4, 2014 through Friday, April 4th, 2014 in the lobby gallery of 430 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10022.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Cop in influence scandal defied superiors in past, records show
A former Nassau sergeant under investigation for his role in the political-influence controversy that cost Police Commissioner Thomas Dale his job defied orders and talked back to frustrated superiors who saw him appeal directly to the commissioner's office to avoid discipline, department records show.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
In brief: Fatal crash closes Thruway lanes; man held 2 captive for months, police say
The state police Thruway detail says the crash occurred around 10:45 a.m. Wednesday on Interstate 87, about three miles north of the Harriman toll barrier at Exit 16 in the Orange County town of Woodbury.
Usdan NYC to Open Photo Exhibit, 3/4
Usdan Center for the Creative and Performing Arts , the nationally acclaimed summer arts day camp once again named a "Best Camp for 2013" by TimeOutNY/Kids, will present In Focus, a month-long exhibit of student photography from Tuesday, March 4, 2014 through Friday, April 4th, 2014 in the lobby gallery of 430 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10022.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Police: Hillsdale man dead, 6 hurt in NY Thruway crash
Mark Becker, a Lamont-Doherty Observatory earth scientist and a well-known environmental activist in Bergen County , was killed Wednesday in a crash on the New York Thruway near Woodbury, N.Y., the authorities said.
Police: NJ man dead, 6 hurt in NY Thruway crash
* TIMING...LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY AFTERNOON. * ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 9 INCHES THURSDAY NIGHT...AND 2 TO 4 INCHES FRIDAY.
NCPD Looking for Suspect in Grand Larceny Investigation
February 26, 2014 - Crime Stoppers and the Nassau County Police Department are seeking the public's help with identifying the unknown female subject pictured above.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Nassau legislator to push bill requiring carbon monoxide detectors in businesses
Legal Sea Foods in the Shops at Walt Whitman mall is closed Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, for an investigation into why and how the manager Steve Nelson, 55, died and 27 people were sickened by carbon monoxide Saturday evening.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
LI businesses prepare to comply with Affordable Care Act
Cat Graham, vice president of human resources at Woodbury-based Clever Devices, stands in a work area.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
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Gettry Marcus Discusses Changes in 2013 IRS Audit Rates Among Individual and Business Taxpayers
Woodbury, NY February 22, 2014 Gettry Marcus, a leading tax and forensic accounting firm, discusses recently-released 2013 IRS audit statistics.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Ukraine: At least 18 dead as truce collapses
In Syosset accident. shoulder blocked on The L.I.E./I-495 WB at X44/Seaford-Oyster Bay Expwy/Rt-135.