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Astoria Characters: The Monster Maker
Feb 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 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 | 100 100 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 | 24 24 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 | 90 90 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 | 96 96 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 | 164 164 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...
Court Limits Scope of Release Involving Estate and Trust Accounting
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 202 202 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bonnie Lawston   |   Feb 7, 2018   |   Estate Administration It’s pretty common procedure for a fiduciary to a trust to obtain a release, with the objective of waiving the fiduciary’s obligati...
HELPING RESTAURANT OWNERS NAVIGATE THE NEW YORK LABOR LAWS
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 233 233 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans   | Feb 7, 2018 |   Employment Defense Attorney FAQ for Restaurant Owners For restaurant owners, who are busy running their day-to-day business, New York Labor laws can seem li...
When Should You Hire a Personal Injury Law Firm to Handle Your Accident Case?
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 248 248 recommendations | email to a friend
If you have been in an accident and suffered serious injury, there is a good likelihood that you have considerable expenses involved with your recovery — hospital bills, doctor bills, rehabilitatio...

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Former de Blasio aide kicks off campaign for state senate
Discusses fundraising, issues and experience in government
Jan 23, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Jan 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Astoria native takes the reins at American Express
Reflects on values, experiences at Monsignor McClancy HS
Jan 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Acrobat Who Flies High in the Sky
ASTORIA CHARACTERS
Jan 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 ...
Jan 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Jan 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Jan 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Jan 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Elected officials take on Young Democrats in charity game
Raise $1,000 for Variety Boys and Girls Club of Queens
Jan 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sunnyside middle school gets finals approvals
Sean and Debra McGowan, have been fighting a battle to get a new middle school in Sunnyside for almost four years. In December of 2017, final approval for the school was granted. It will be complet...
Jan 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Councilman Dromm’s mother passes away at age 85
Mary Audrey Gallagher, the mother of Queens Councilman Daniel Dromm, passed away from a heart attack at the age of 85. Gallagher was a founding member of PFLAG/Queens, a support, education and advo...
Jan 10, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Corona community celebrates Three Kings Day
Pols acknowledge need for larger library space
Jan 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Variety Boys & Girls Club and Martin Luther School partner to provide high school sponsorships
At the start of the 2017 high school year, five members of the Variety Boys & Girls Club were selected to receive sponsorships to attend Martin Luther School in Maspeth, Queens.
Jan 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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