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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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Queens College celebrates 94th commencement
Thousands of students and their families celebrated several years of hard work and determination at Queens College’s 94th commencement last Thursday. More than 4,300 students received their degrees...
Jun 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Enter the Dream Cookie Contest for the chance to have your cookie baked and sold by Chip NYC
Enter the Dream Cookie Contest, hosted by CHIP NYC & The Variety Boys & Girls Club in Astoria, for the chance to have your cookie created, baked, and sold by Chip NYC!
Jun 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Drummer Whose Heartbeat Is Science
For Greg Stein, everything started to come together about a decade ago. What happened was not so much extraordinary as unexpected. Instead of an epiphany, his transformation was an evolution. Until...
Jun 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sunnyside up: foodies sample nabe's best offerings
Approximately 600 foodies gathered under a white tent in the parking lot of PC Richard on Queens Boulevard for the 8th annual Taste of Sunnyside's event. Last week's sold-out event featured 35 loca...
May 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Variety expansion draws mixed reaction at hearing
Supporters speak of positive effects, but concerns of overdevelopment
May 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Long Island City girl receives national award
Honored for helping Alzheimer's patients, caregivers
May 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Democratic Party endorses Peralta for reelection
State Senator Jose Peralta has picked up key endorsements in his reelection bid for State Senate. Last week, the Queens County Democratic Party, led by Congressman Joseph Crowley, announced they wo...
May 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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LGBT Youth Drop-In Center opens in Woodside
Confidential services provided free of charge
May 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Finding 'Solace' in LIC
Candid talk about suicide
May 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Ex-Street Guy Who Goes by Cadillac Man
Tom Wagner, cap and coat in hand, is itching to get outside. He was homeless for two decades, and although he loves his apartment, anything with four walls feels confining. Besides, he needs a ciga...
May 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Another pedestrian killed on Northern Blvd
A third pedestrian has been killed by a car this year on Northern Boulevard, which advocates are now calling the new “Boulevard of Death.” Just after midnight on Monday morning, 47-year-old Carlos ...
May 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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Melissa Sklarz wants to listen and learn
Barnwell challenger talks campaign issues, challenges
May 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 96 96 recommendations | email to a friend
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Variety Boys and Girls Club looks to expand
Housing, retail and youth center planned for lot
May 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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The 'practical visionary' of Long Island City
Mark Christie has dedicated the last 20 years of his life to the improvement of Queens. Christie, who came to New York City in 1981, has lived in Woodside, Corona, and now resides on the 25th floor...
May 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Free legal assistance program for immigrants extended
In light of recent immigration and housing issues, State Senator Jose Peralta announced that $50,000 in state funding will be allocated to the CUNY School of Law's Community Legal Resources Network...
May 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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