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How Can We Help Syrian Refugees
Jul 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
The timeline of the Syrian civil war is full of violence, fear, and devastation for the local people. The society built on the cradle of civilization is suffering the world biggest refugee crisis. ...
MIDDLE VILLAGE YOUNG PEOPLE NOT WORKING
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
MIDDLE VILLAGE-has more young people not working between 22 years of age to 40 years of age. They mostly live with their parents or parent. Imagine no guidance, no retirement plans, just existing d...
Over-packing Your Car Can Make Driving More Dangerous
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Packing Your Car Wisely for Vacations With warmer weather here and children out of school, many people are taking to the road for vacation trips. While you want to be sure you pack what you need to...
What Employers Should Know About Retaliation Claims
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
by Stephen D. Hans Retaliation Claims May Include Emotional Distress Damages A precedent has been set in relation to retaliation claims brought against employers. Two courts of appeals, the Sixth a...
Workers’ Compensation in New York—What You Need to Know—Part One
Jul 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 136 136 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP You’ve been hurt on the job in the state of New York. You’ve heard from others that you are entitled to workers’ compensation benefits. But what does that mean? How does th...
What You Should Know About Construction Job Vehicle Accidents in New York
Jul 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 140 140 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Unsafe Conditions Can Lead to Serious Construction Job Vehicle Accidents Construction job motor vehicle accidents often occur due to OSHA violations.  Many diffe...
Astoria Characters: The Cabaret Singer
Jul 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Becca beat cancer — twice. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Cancer and cabaret. Those are the two Cs that have defined Becca C. Kidwell ’s life in the last year. To all...
Astoria Characters: The 92-Year-Old Vet Who's Fighting for His Wife
Jul 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
  Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Eddie is a WWII and Korean War veteran. Text and photos by Nancy A. Ruhling These days, Eddie Indellicati is playing a lot of solitaire. He sits at his computer in the l...
Astoria Characters: The Colorist
Jun 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Shawna works for ARROJO Studio in SoHo. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling What’s for breakfast? It’s Saturday, one of Shawna Morlock ’s days off, so the answer is chocol...
How to Clean a Diamond Ring the Right Way
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
If you have been struggling to sell diamonds for top price, the chances are that you’ve been cleaning your ring incorrectly. Remember nothing can sell diamonds quite like that shiny sparkle and lus...

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LIC residents want changes at dangerous intersection
Residents of LHaus who cross the intersection at 49th Ave. and 11th St. in Long Island City are noticing that cars coming off the Pulaski Bridge exit ramp aren’t slowing down much. Vehicles cut dow...
Dec 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols step up fight against East River bridge tolls
Group's plan meant to decrease tolls, LIRR fees
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Crowley introduces bill calling for quieter airplanes
As Queens residents continue to voice their concerns regarding airplane noise due to changes in flight patterns, one congressman is pushing legislation to make the planes themselves quieter. Joined...
Dec 11, 2013 | 3 3 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Borough Hall unveils 'The Forum'
New space will host public meeting, gatherings
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Bipartisan caucus first of its kind aimed at child safety
Queens congresswoman founder of Kids' Safety Caucus
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Kiwanis Club of Astoria/LIC hosts annual holiday auction
The Kiwanis Club of Astoria/LIC held their annual holiday auction at Riccardo’s By the Bridge in Astoria on Monday night. Many of the baskets up for bid were donated by members of the community and...
Dec 04, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Airport employees rally during busy travel season
As millions of people passed through New York City airports during the week of Thanksgiving, they were met by more than just family and friends. Members of 32BJ SEIU held rallies at both JFK and La...
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NYC plazas get an $800,000 boost
Officials gathered in Corona Plaza last week to announce a large donation from J. P. Morgan Chase to plazas and public spaces around the city. The banking firm handed over a check for $800,000 to D...
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Queens residents petition for quieter skies
Queens residents gathered last week to discuss the steady increase in airplane noise in the borough. The meeting, led by Councilman Daniel Dromm, was attended by about 150 Queens residents and a re...
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Students ‘LeAp’ into the arts
Students from all over New York City had their artwork displayed at the Citigroup Building at One Court Square in Long Island City last week. The Learning through the Expanded Arts Program (LeAp) h...
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The Cliffs faces an uphill battle
LIC rock-climbing gym charged with 33 violations
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Willets Point business owners need more time
Pol says relocation plan was inadequate
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5 Pointz owner says decision to whitewash was difficult
Just as the 5 Pointz Aerosol Art Center team seemed on the verge of turning their beloved graffiti art mecca into an official landmark, building owner Gerald Wolkoff sent in his own squad of painte...
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Elected officials call for aid to Philippines
Groups help NYC residents contact relatives overseas
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Low-income housing aimed at older population
Officials cut the ribbon on a new $24 million affordable senior housing facility in Astoria last Friday. The HANAC-PCA Senior Residence, located at 31-34 33rd St., will provide 66 units of affordab...
Nov 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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