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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?
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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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Woodside community calls on MTA to end street and parking closures
Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer, local business owners, and residents gathered outside of Donovan’s Pub in Woodside last Friday to call on the MTA to stop shutting down streets and occupying parking sp...
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Ramos launches state senate campaign with supporters
On same day, Peralta highlights year of IDC activity
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The Artist Who Uses the Street as His Canvas
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Councilman works with Hour Children to stock food pantry
Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer worked with the Hour Children Foundation this year for his 8th annual holiday food drive, collecting hundreds of items of food from Queens residents. Hour Children is a ...
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The Guy Who Wants You to Laugh at Him
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Former de Blasio aide kicks off campaign for state senate
Discusses fundraising, issues and experience in government
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Mount Sinai Queens receives $1 million for new units
Mount Sinai Queens is getting even more support from a local elected official to improve health care in the area. Assemblywoman Aravella Simotas announced last Thursday that she allocated $1 millio...
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Astoria native takes the reins at American Express
Reflects on values, experiences at Monsignor McClancy HS
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The Acrobat Who Flies High in the Sky
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Local author discusses new work, “Soular Return”
Woodside resident James Duignam, a health and wellness coach, recently published his new book, “Soular Return: Soulutions for Body, Mind, and Soul.” “I decided to write the book in May 2016 when I ...
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Queens communities talk officer-civilian relationships
Last week, the first Civilian Complaint Review Board (CCRB) meeting since the passing of the Right to Know Act took place in Long Island City. Police officers, community members and elected officia...
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Community gets second chance to review Anable project
Community Board 2 held a public meeting on Wednesday evening to receive feedback on the Anable Basin rezoning and development plan proposed by a Long Island City plastic company. Plaxall, which has...
Jan 17, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hochul highlights Cuomo's proposals in State of the State
Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul visited Sunnyside last Wednesday to deliver updates from the governor’s recent State of the State address. Speaking in front of a packed crowd of seniors at Sunnysi...
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DOT considers adding signal or stop sign near PS 11
School community rallies for traffic-calming measures
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The Guy Who’s Sitting in the Court Square Diner
Stop by the Court Square Diner for breakfast or dinner, and you’re likely to see Hugh Carragher. He’s the tall, white-haired gentleman sitting at the corner counter seat closest to the subway. Hugh...
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