Jonathan Geissler October 5, 2018 No Comments

NY PFL Rate and Benefit Changes for 2019

New York State Paid Family Leave (PFL) is an employee paid benefit providing job-protected, paid leave within any 52-week period to address family related issues.  The program has been in effect since January 1 of this year, meaning that it’s time to look ahead at the changes in store for 2019. PFL benefits — both […]

Jonathan Geissler February 16, 2018 No Comments

Celebrating 75 Years at Seely & Durland

With two giant anniversaries, SDI has much to celebrate! Working a long time at the same company is unusual in today’s business world… …But not for Seely & Durland! Because, at our fourth generation organization, we truly are ONE BIG HAPPY FAMILY. We know it’s a cliché, but, for us, it’s simply the SDI way; […]

Jonathan Geissler September 27, 2017 No Comments

New York State DBL vs. PFL: A Benefit Comparison

New York State Paid Family Leave (PFL) is an employee paid benefit that will provide eight weeks (increasing to 12 weeks by 2021) of job-protected, paid leave within any 52-week period to address family related issues. The program is set to go into effect on January 1, 2018, but that doesn’t mean employers shouldn’t start […]

Jonathan Geissler November 22, 2016 No Comments

A Special Holiday Project for Children in Need

The Warwick Lions Club, along with Warwick Valley Rotary Club, Chosun Taekwondo Academy, Glenn and Susan Dickes, the Backpack Snack Attack Program, the Warwick Reformed Church, and several other local businesses and individuals are sponsoring a holiday party for local children in need. Kids will be treated to a meal, games with prizes, a Santa photo, and […]