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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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Governor signs bill authorizing LaGuardia AirTrain
East Elmhurst residents oppose project
Jun 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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MTA to increase service for Q69, Q6
Two Queens bus routes will see an increase in off-peak service starting in September, the MTA announced last Thursday. The Q69, which connects Jackson Heights, Astoria and Long Island City through ...
Jun 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Keepers of the Bees and the Honey
Nick Hoefly isn’t wearing gloves. His wife, Ashley, points this out as she pulls on a pair of rubber ones the color of sunflowers. They are getting ready to reach their hands into a hive filled wit...
Jun 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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CB1 approves Variety expansion with some conditions
Community Board 1 gave the green light to the Variety Boys and Girls Club’s expansion plan on Tuesday, but added several conditions to address local concerns. In a 29 to eight vote, with one absten...
Jun 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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IS 227 community breaks ground on new playground
Asphalt lot will be transformed into multi-use space
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crowley duels Ocasio-Cortez in televised debate
As the congressional primary on June 26 nears, voters in the 14th Congressional District got a chance to hear from their two main candidates. Last Friday on NY1, incumbent Congressman Joseph Crowle...
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodside Library to undergo $6.5 million renovation
The Woodside Library will be rebuilt for the next generation, thanks to funding allocated in the city budget. Elected officials announced on Monday that the Woodside branch will undergo a $6.5 mill...
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Workers rally against contractor hiring non-union in LIC
The Durst Organization may be constructing the tallest building in Queens, but they are using a non-union contractor to do it. Last week, union construction workers from Iron Workers Local 46 prote...
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Successful Actor You’ve Never Heard Of
You’ve probably never heard of Neal Arluck. And it’s highly unlikely that you’d recognize his face. There’s good reason for this. Although Neal’s acting career has spanned more than four decades, i...
Jun 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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LGBTQ groups denounce attack on Queens man
Brandon Soriano was beaten after Pride parade
Jun 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marra suspends State Senate bid
Throws support behind Ramos
Jun 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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CB2 votes down safety plan for Skillman, 43rd avenues
Street safety advocates call foul on board chair
Jun 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Illustrator from Indonesia
“I like to collect things,” says Keiko Nabila. She mentions this as she walks past the floor-to-ceiling shelves of shoes in the entry hall of her studio apartment/art studio. The featured footwear ...
Jun 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Pride Parade inspires sense of community
On Sunday, June 3, thousands of people lined the streets of Jackson Heights for the 26th annual Queens Pride Parade and Festival. The event was organized by the Queens Lesbian and Gay Pride Committ...
Jun 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mile markers coming to Queens parks
Astoria, Flushing Meadows, Cunningham will get new distance signs
Jun 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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