paid sick days

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 5/08/2013 at 7:52AM

TODAY’S FORECAST  Wednesday: Overcast with thunderstorms and rain. High of 70. Winds from the East at 5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 90% with rainfall amounts near 0.4 in. possible. Wednesday night: Overcast with thunderstorms and rain showers. Low of 54. Winds from the SE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60%. [...]

NY voters split on stop-and-frisk, against soda ban
NY voters split on stop-and-frisk, against soda ban
News Billy Rennison 8/17/2012 at 11:31AM

New Yorkers dislike of the mayor’s proposed soda ban has grown, while city voters support of stop-and-frisk is split along racial lines, according to a new poll. Half of New York City voters questioned in a recent Quinnipiac poll said they disapproved of the controversial police practice, though a large disparity persisted between black and [...]

Still divided over paid sick days act
Still divided over paid sick days act
News Liam La Guerre 8/03/2012 at 10:17AM

When Celina Alvarez began to suffer from a serious heart problem that caused her to faint at work in February, she needed to see a doctor. She resisted, however, because she had no paid sick days from her job as a chef at Taqueria La Casa Del Idolo, a Mexican taco restaurant in Elmhurst. The [...]