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Can Your Family Have Access to Your E-Mail after Your Death?
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
In today's electronic world, the idea of property has changed dramatically. In the past, when you were putting together an estate plan, the only intangible property that might be a part of it was c...
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Settles $1.3 Million for Construction Worker Injury Prior to Trial
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP successfully negotiated a $1.3 million settlement for a 41 year-old Asian male construction worker, who was injured while performing asbestos removal work at an upsta...
POSTERS REQUIRED FOR BUSINESSES UNDER NY EMPLOYMENT LAWS
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
What Posters Must Employers Display based on NY Employment Laws? A number of laws have been passed that require employers to display posters. It is often hard to keep up with all the requirements a...
Astoria Characters: The Monster Maker
Feb 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
  Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Sky Deviler on the loose. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Somewhere sinister, in a secret lab, Dr. Cube, a mad scientist intent on ruling the universe, is making a m...
Using Our Schools to Curb School Shootings
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Cindy Silver-LeClaire Access to Counseling and Instilling Values are Key to Addressing Culture of Violence Once again, we are collectively stunned, watching reports of a number of high scho...
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Recovers $700,000 in a Settlement Prior to Trial
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP recovered $700,000 for a 43-year-old Asian male sign installer in a settlement prior to trial. The sign installer fell from a 16-foot extension ladder at a renovation...
Surrogate Court Gives Lifetime Promise Priority Over Will
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 134 134 recommendations | email to a friend
Perhaps the most common way to transfer property upon death in the State of New York is through a valid will or trust.   What happens, though, if you’ve entered into a binding contract to transfer ...
Job Termination: What Should You Know?
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 151 151 recommendations | email to a friend
Frequently Asked Questions About Job Termination Deciding to fire or layoff an employee is often a tough decision. Sometimes employees have adverse reactions and retaliate if they believe the termi...
Astoria Characters: The Art-Foundry Owner
Feb 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
  Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Michael’s family owns Sculpture House Casting. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling What’s your title? It’s not meant to be a funny question, but it makes Michael Perrott...
Jamie Lynn Macchia, From Miss New York To The Campaign For #MoreThan4: A Young Woman On The Path Of Success.
Feb 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
  Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Jamie Lynn Macchia is a 26-year-old Magna Cum Laude graduate of Wagner College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Arts Administration and Marketing. While in...

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Queensbrige Park to finally gets its seawall
With Superstorm Sandy still on everyone’s mind, it became clear that the long-planned renovation of the seawall at Queensbridge Park needed some speeding up. Elected officials gathered on Friday to...
May 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Legislative archives find a home at LaGuardia
Council records housed at LIC community college
May 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Small Taste for Roosevelt Avenue
Community members and leaders gathered to push a seven-point plan called the New Deal for Roosevelt Avenue and give residents and business owners a “Taste of the BID.” Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras...
May 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Protestors slam MLS stadium in Flushing Meadows
But mayor says suitable replacement land already set
May 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hellenic culture to be celebrated in Astoria
It’s about that time again to celebrate Greek culture in Astoria. Saint Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, 30-11 30th Drive, is gearing up for its 39th Annual Greek Festival, which will take place fr...
May 07, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mary Robotti to be honored at Lions Club fashion show
Women weren’t allowed into the Ravenswood Lion Club when Mary Robotti, 90, wanted to join, so she started her own. In the 1980s the Lionesses were born. The two clubs, after working side by side fo...
May 07, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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NYC Bangladeshi community reacts to tragedy
Immediately begin raising funds for victims
May 07, 2013 | 3 3 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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De Blasio’s affordable housing overhaul
Eight-point, ten-year plan to provide more units
May 01, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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DEC: Long Island City site needs a cleanup
The backyard of a Long Island City building is in need of some environmental help. According to the state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC), a lot that was once home to Standard Motor ...
May 01, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Experts say LIC real estate market on the uptick
It’s no secret that Long Island City is growing as new business move into the neighborhood and more and more residential buildings sprout up. At the moment the rents in LIC are varied, but are stil...
May 01, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens nabe plays host to Bengali New Year celebration
Members of the Bengali community ushered in the Bengali New Year earlier this month in Queens. To celebrate the new year, or Pohela Boishakh, the Jackson Heights Bangladesh Club hosted a festival i...
Apr 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vallone talks small biz at chamber meeting
Councilman and Queens borough president hopeful Peter Vallone, Jr. talked about the future of business in Queens at a meeting of the LIC/Astoria Chamber of Commerce last week at the Steinway & Sons...
Apr 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents show concerns over NYCHA’s redevelopment plans
Astoria seniors are growing increasingly frustrated with their living condition, and feel neglected by the neighborhood’s newer residents as the population skews younger and younger. At a town hall...
Apr 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senator Avella vows to ‘go wild’ on USTA bill if it reaches the floor
Community gives proposal a bad name
Apr 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Astoria parents win fight with DOE
No changes for P.S. 122
Apr 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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