Look Out, Cheapo Restaurant Owners


According to the Queens Courier, the jilted workers of Jackson Heights eatery Plaza Garibaldi joined Christine Quinn on the steps of City Hall to support the Wage Theft Prevention Act, a measure that would award underpaid workers $10,000 if they’re unfairly discharged, and would up the amount of money they’re owed by 15 percent if their employer doesn’t pay them the wages they’re owed within 90 days. [Queens Courier]