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EEOC Offers Harassment Prevention and Respectful Workplaces Training
Nov 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Despite legislation and law enforcement, incidents of harassment still occur in the workplace. Often employers are at a loss in knowing how to prevent it. They can’t be everywhere at once to superv...
Answers to Common Questions about Injuries Caused by Contaminated Buildings
Nov 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
The common perception is that workers’ compensation claims arise when someone is involved in a work-related accident. Often, however, one of the most debilitating conditions may stem from environme...
Giving Yourself the Best Chance to Win a Workers’ Compensation Claim
Nov 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
The Right Preparation to Maximize Your Chance of Winning a Work Comp Claim New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers When you’ve suffered an injury on the job, you hav...
Astoria Characters: The Woman Who Helps the Homeless
Nov 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
PHOTO BY NANCY A. RUHLING Jordana was born and raised in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.   Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling It’s really hard for   Jordana Guimaraes   to stay in the same place. Or keep ...
MIDDLE VILLAGE, NEW YORK -A PLACE TO RESIDE IN
Nov 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
MIDDLE VILLAGE, NEW YORK 11379- A neighborhood to be proud of. By Jim Turano resident since 1965 and Real Estate Broker since 1979 When people look for a place to live, this should be the number 1 ...
Astoria Characters: The Charity Worker
Nov 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling The CMMB Distribution Center is at 33-01 11th St. in Long Island City. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Although it takes up an entire tree-lined block of Long Island C...
Weinstein Misconduct Leads to Investigation of the Weinstein Company
Nov 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 187 187 recommendations | email to a friend
Do You Have Harassment Issues in Your Company? The New York Times broke the story on October 5 th about Harvey Weinstein’s sexual harassment of actresses. That led to a criminal investigation, and ...
Your Right to Death Benefits in a Workers' Compensation Case
Nov 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 305 305 recommendations | email to a friend
You Have a Right to Pursue Death Benefits When a Family Member is Killed on the Job Under the New York workers' compensation laws, when you are hurt on the job or contract an illness because of exp...
Astoria Characters: The Guy Who Owns the Car Spa
Nov 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
PHOTO BY NANCY A. RUHLING Astoria Auto Detailing Center is at 42-09 31st Ave. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Even if you and your car wanted to, it’s impossible to pass by Astoria Auto Detaili...
Roofing 102: Installing A Flat Roof in 10 Steps
Nov 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1336 1336 recommendations | email to a friend
Welcome to roofing 102. Today we will be teaching your how to install flat roofing in 10 steps. So to all those do it yourself handy man types; This one goes out to you. 1. Your home is a valuable ...

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Sunnyside Arch to get new LED lights
The iconic Sunnyside Arch on Queens Boulevard and 46th Street will shine even brighter than before. Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer joined the Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District (BID) and l...
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols blast city for housing homeless in LIC hotel
Officials feel “blindsided” by move without notification
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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ACE helps 45 formerly homeless find employment
A Long Island City-based organization that offers homeless men and women a chance to find employment celebrated its latest graduates. On September 28, the Association of Community Employment Progra...
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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TOP HIGH SCHOOLS 2017
INSIDE: A Top High School is an Investment in Your Child and Family: The personalized and quality education that a Top High School offers shouldn't be looked at as an added expense, but an investme...
Oct 06, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Msgr. McClancy Memorial High School Open House is this Saturday, October 7th
This Saturday, October 7th, Msgr. McClancy Memorial High School will be hosting it's annual Open House. The open house will be from 1pm - 4pm at McClancy HS (7106 31st Avenue East Elmhurst, NY 11370)
Oct 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens councilman introduces legislation to combat asthma
Councilman Costa Constantinides was joined by elected officials and health advocates to unveil a package of bills designed to fight asthma. The first bill would require all public schools to have n...
Oct 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Perennial Shopkeeper
ASTORIA CHARACTERS
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Terrace on the Park unveils $9 million facelift
Upgrades include new Promenade Level suites
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodside school opens long-awaited annex
Friday was a monumental and long-awaited day for the students, parents, teachers and administrators of PS 11 in Woodside. Elected officials joined school leaders to officially unveil the much-neede...
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Astoria Characters Day celebrates local residents
Journalist Nancy Ruhling has written approximately 416 profiles of Astoria’s residents and small businesses over eight years. Her column, “Astoria Characters,” appears in this newspaper, and is als...
Sep 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
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The High-Style Hairdresser
Tomohiro Arakawa has his hands full. He’s juggling a bulky backpack and a spindly scooter as he orders his breakfast at Lot’s O Bagels on Broadway. The Saturday subways are screwed up. He’s on his ...
Sep 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols introduce bill to honor fallen 9/11 responders
New York City’s congressional representatives are pushing legislation in Congress to honor the fallen heroes of September 11. Led by Congressman Joseph Crowley, the officials introduced the “9/11 H...
Sep 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Variety Boys & Girls Club Honors Club Alumnus
Last Tuesday, the Variety Boys & Girls Club honored prominent Club Alum Milko Campusano at a cocktail style reception benefitting the children of the Variety Boys and Girls Club of Queens.
Sep 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Groundbreaking Photojournalist
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Sep 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Astoria Park group hosts annual Shore Fest
On a warm and sunny Saturday afternoon, dozens of residents and families came out to enjoy the festivities at Astoria Park Alliance’s annual Shore Fest. Featuring live music, kid’s games and other ...
Sep 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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