Paid Sick Time bill

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 6/27/2013 at 6:44AM

TODAY’S FORECAST  Thursday: Overcast with a chance of a thunderstorm and rain showers. High of 90. Winds from the North at 5 to 10 mph shifting to the ESE in the afternoon. Chance of rain 60% with rainfall amounts near 0.3 in. possible. Thursday night: Overcast with thunderstorms and rain showers. Low of 73. Winds [...]

Paid sick days get serious backing
News Queens Courier Staff 3/13/2012 at 5:06PM

A group of city councilmembers, community leaders and small business owners are “sick” of the lack of workers’ rights. That is why many of them gathered in Jackson Heights to launch Conscious Consumer Initiative, which seeks to highlight and promote local businesses that provide paid sick days. Supporters are also calling on the city council [...]