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Facts About Sexual Harassment in the Restaurant Industry
Sep 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Why Is Sexual Harassment so Prevalent? Sexual harassment is more prevalent in the restaurant industry than any other industry. Statistics show that 90% of women and 70% of men working in the restau...
How to Avoid Boating Accidents: Boats and Personal Watercraft
Sep 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Jet Skis®, WaveRunners® and Other Personal Watercraft (PWC) Have High Accident Rates Warmer weather and extra daylight hours make summer the perfect time for outdoor sports like boating and persona...
What to Expect from the Workers’ Compensation Insurance Company
Sep 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
How the Workers’ Compensation Evaluates Your Work Injury Claim Queens |NYC| Brooklyn |Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers In the wake of a work-related injury, you want an experienced and knowledge...
Astoria Characters: Miss Edie at Broadway Dance Studio
Sep 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling   Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling   As the little leotarded girls arrive for the 10 a.m. tap class at Broadway Dance Studio , Edie Bongiovi greets them at the front de...
Astoria Characters: The Neon Guy
Sep 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Kenny is the owner of Krypton Neon. Photos and text by Nancy A. Ruhling When he reaches the end of the dark, tunnel-like hallway, Kenny Greenberg switches on the signs. Lu...
A dining experience you can’t refuse!
Sep 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
BLEND on the water 4540 Center Blvd., Long Island City, NY11109 Take the time and experience a great atmosphere,  with very good food, that will make you feel like you are on vacation at the same t...
How Paper And Color Can Make You Dream. Exclusive Interview With Artist Adele Rahte.
Sep 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 173 173 recommendations | email to a friend
  Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena I met Adele Rahte at the beautiful Harlem house of a common friend, the soprano Lauren Flanigan. The conversation soon turned from music (we had just the fortu...
Astoria Characters: The Puppeteer and the Producer
Sep 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Allison, who doesn’t have a Southern accent, is from Alabama. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling It happened at a summer camp in the Catskills. It’s where Mike and Alliso...
Astoria Characters: The Yogini Who Is Happie
Aug 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Lisa is the owner of The Happie House. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Kicking off her slip-on sneakers, Lisa Samuels steps into a small space that is the color of sun...
Construction Accidents Involving Falls from Heights
Aug 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 334 334 recommendations | email to a friend
Why Are Falls from Heights So Significant in New York City? New York takes construction accidents involving falls from heights very seriously. In fact, the NY State Legislature passed the Scaffold ...

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The Woman Who Puts the ‘I’ in Happie House
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Aug 31, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Aug 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens pays tribute to Mary Audrey Gallagher
Jackson Heights mother was champion of LGBT rights
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Governor signs executive order to turn cameras on
Advocates continue to make the case for life-saving measures
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Pols applaud deportation of Nazi guard
Palij has lived in Jackson Heights since 2001
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Funding allocated for Noonan Playground’s third phase
Adult seating area to be transformed into expanded play space
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The Guy Who Likes To Color Outside the Lines
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Queens man reunited with family after ICE detention
Arrested after Greyhound bus briefly enters Canada
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Pol allocates funds for expanded cleaning services
Thanks to funding from a local elected official, Astoria’s major streets will continue to receive much-needed cleaning services. Last Friday, Councilman Costa Constantinides announced an allocation...
Aug 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Solar energy advocates push for new goal
A coalition of industrial, environmental and energy advocates are calling on state leaders to support the goal of powering 1 million New York households with solar energy by 2023. Last Tuesday, Que...
Aug 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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The BFF of Socrates Sculpture Park
A comet’s tail of hair streaking in the air behind her, Audrey Dimola power-pedals to the front gate of Socrates Sculpture Park on Cherry Bomb, her single-speed Schwinn. She jumps off her burgundy ...
Aug 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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DOT to end Clear Curbs on Roosevelt early
A city initiative that banned curbside loading and parking on Roosevelt Avenue during rush hours is ending this week. The Department of Transportation’s Clear Curbs pilot program, which was meant t...
Aug 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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Assembly candidate talks with community over coffee
Assembly candidate Catalina Cruz held a community coffee talk at Asadero La Fogata last Saturday to discuss issues in Corona. A dozen residents attended the talk and voiced a variety of concerns in...
Aug 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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New bill calls for surprise inspections at water tanks
A bombshell report by the publication City & State earlier this year revealed that water tanks in New York City are not often tested and have little oversight. According to the report, less than ha...
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Library appoints new head of Langston Hughes
A local library and African-American cultural center in Corona has a new leader. Last Wednesday, Queens Library appointed Shakira Smalls as the new executive director of the Langston Hughes Communi...
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