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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?
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 151 151 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 | 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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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...
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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...
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Corona community celebrates Three Kings Day
Pols acknowledge need for larger library space
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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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Queens said goodbye to several prominent figures in 2017
Max Kupferberg Prominent businessman and philanthropist Max Kupferberg passed away in January. He was 97 years old. Kupferberg was raised in Flushing and studied physics at Queens College, where he...
Jan 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
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Plaque honors slain custodian in LIC
Thirty-nine years ago, a custodian named Frank Raymond was working in a Human Resources Administration (HRA) Welfare Center in Long Island City when he was shot and killed on the job. Cedrick Raymo...
Jan 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Baker Who Turns Cake Into Edible Art
“I always eat a cookie for breakfast,” says Amy Stack. She sets a freshly baked chocolate chip cookie on a plate then adds a raspberry-blueberry-almond scone for good measure. To compensate for all...
Jan 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Portrait Photographer With an Unusual View
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Homeowners to get $183 rebate on water bill: mayor
Homeowners throughout the five boroughs received an early holiday present from the city. Last Wednesday, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that the New York Court of Appeals has upheld the Water Board...
Dec 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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CEC approves renaming PS 330 for Helen Marshall
Council lists top capital priorities
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United Forties hosts holiday party at Sidetracks
The charming interior of Sidetracks along Queens Boulevard in Sunnyside was lit up last week for the United Forties Civic Association Holiday Party. Nearly 60 people were in attendance for the deli...
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The Young Man Nursing a Broken Heart
Romaine Paige is sitting on his bed trying to figure out his future, which may or may not be written on the Whiteboard on his wall. His wife – there has been no wedding ceremony or marriage license...
Dec 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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State to allow trucks to stay on BQE, avoid local roads
Lawmakers tout positive effect on noise, air quality
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Council bill moves up timeline for cleaner power
The City Council passed a bill earlier this week that will accelerate the timeline for requiring power plants to use cleaner fuel oils. Two years ago, lawmakers passed local legislation requiring p...
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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