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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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Queens lawmaker proposes tax relief bill for tenants
Pushes other legislation to ease burden on renters
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents sound off on proposed Anable Basin rezoning
Community board voices concerns, wants extended comment period
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Astoria middle school receives funding for improvements
Additions include new garden, bathroom, cameras
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City opens new insurance center in LIC
The city last week opened a new health insurance enrollment center in Long Island City. Located at Queensboro Plaza, the center is the third GetCoveredNYC enrollment center in Queens. GetCoveredNYC...
Dec 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Family At Home in the Kitchen
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PS 122 opens new hydroponic science labs
Science education at PS 122 just became more hands-on than ever. Students, teachers and school officials joined Councilman Costa Constantinides on Friday to cut the ribbon on the Astoria school’s t...
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Public housing leaders launch “Murder No More” campaign
Response to recent fatal shooting near Ravenswood Houses
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Community leaders call for closure of LIC strip club
Local elected officials and several community leaders called on the NYPD and the Queens District Attorney’s office to shut down a strip club with a record of criminal activity in Long Island City. ...
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The Pet Pamperer
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Riis Settlement names gym in honor of former leader
Robert Miner led Queensbridge-based organization for 30 years
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Transit advocates hand out Subway Delay Action Kits
Urge straphangers to share travel woes with governor
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Sunnyside Shines kicks off holidays with lighting, festivities
Shoppers encouraged to buy locally this season
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New garbage baskets installed along Roosevelt Avenue
Roosevelt Avenue will now look and feel a lot cleaner. On Monday, State Senator Jose Peralta announced that his office allocated $164,000 in funds to install 170 new green garbage baskets at locati...
Nov 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Watch Doctor of Astoria
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The Woman Who’s Helping the Homeless
It’s really hard for Jordana Guimaraes to stay in the same place. Or keep doing the same thing. “I call myself a modern-day gypsy,” says Jordana, a statuesque woman with Cleopatra hair and eyes of ...
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