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Astoria Characters: The Photojournalist
Sep 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
PHOTO BY NANCY A. RUHLING Odette with her black limousine.   Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling “I call this my black limousine,” says   Odette Lupis   as she drives her Easy Wheels shopping cart ...
What are the Real Issues in the Sofia Vergara Embryo Lawsuits
Sep 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 158 158 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro How Have the Cases in Other States Been Coming Out? What are the Rules? Sofia Vergara, one of the most beautiful women in the world and one of the highest paid women in television ...
Vehicle Crash in Queens Involved Fire Truck
Sep 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP   |   Sep 13, 2017   |   Car Accidents A vehicle crash in Queens occurred on Saturday, August 26, when a fire truck on its way to put out a fire in Flushing cras...
Be Careful—You Could Be on Candid Camera!!
Sep 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 136 136 recommendations | email to a friend
Don’t Let Workers’ Compensation Investigators Ruin Your Claim with Video Footage! Queens |NYC| Brooklyn |Bronx Workers’ Compensation Attorneys When you have been hurt on the job, you can’t count on...
Philadelphia Personal Injury Attorney
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Phoenix Personal Injury Attorney
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Personal Injury Attorneys Phoenix AZ  fights for clients in all related cases to personal injury lawyers. Call (615) 500-2522 for more information and expert advice. We have group of knowledgeable ...
Atlanta Personal Injury Lawyer
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Personal Injury Attorneys Atlanta GA  has over 30 years of combined legal experience with insurance settlements. Call (917) 308-7134 for more information and get free expert advice. Attorney at Per...
What Are Wage Theft Lawsuits in the Restaurant Industry?
Sep 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 160 160 recommendations | email to a friend
Posted on September 12, 2017 by sdhans A number of wage theft lawsuits and settlements have been occurring during the past five years. However, they haven’t received as much media attention as rest...
National Origin and Race Discrimination and Retaliation: EEOC Sues Long Island Company
Sep 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 165 165 recommendations | email to a friend
Claims of national origin and race discrimination along with retaliation were the basis of an EEOC lawsuit brought against a Long Island Company headquartered in Massapequa, NY in August 2017. A&F ...
Are You at Risk for Reduced Workers Compensation?
Sep 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 159 159 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Sep 11, 2017   |   Workers Compensation Attorneys The new workers compensation rules could put you at risk, yes. New York unions are fighting proposed workers comp ru...

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Energy Tech graduates land National Grid internships
Energy Tech High School has graduated its first class of 97 students, including two who began internships with National Grid last week. The Long Island City school, which first opened in 2013, boas...
Jul 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Airport workers rally, suspend strike amid negotiations
Airport workers may have put their strike on hold during ongoing negotiations, but they are ready to resume if talks fall apart. Donning purple t-shirts that read “Airport Workers Rising,” hundreds...
Jul 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Woman Who’s Mastered the Business of Art
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Tenants to challenge rent increases from construction
Tenants from a rent-stabilized building in Jackson Heights are looking to appeal a rent increase their landlord will soon impose due to an improvement project. Mitch Smith, a longtime resident at 8...
Jul 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Moya calls for affordable housing, local jobs at Willets Point
Assemblyman Francisco Moya, who is running for an open City Council seat, released his own plan for the future of Willets Point. Weeks after former state senator and councilman Hiram Monserrate unv...
Jul 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Peralta announces state funding for Elmcor
Last Friday, State Senator Jose Peralta announced $50,000 for Elmcor Youth and Adult Services, a nonprofit organization based in East Elmhurst. He made the announcement after presiding over the swe...
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ACE unveils new LIC headquarters
Officials from the Association of Community Employment Programs for the Homeless (ACE) recently hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the opening of its new headquarters in Long Island City. ACE rel...
Jul 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Woman Who’s in Charge of Kids and Cakes
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Jul 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Van Alst playground renovation completed ahead of schedule
First of city’s Community Parks Initiative facelifts
Jul 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thousands celebrate Independence Day at Astoria Park
A dazzling fireworks show over the East River capped off the annual Independence Day celebration at Astoria Park. Thousands of people filled the lawn and waterfront last Thursday night for the even...
Jul 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Anti-IDC activists host town hall without Peralta
Local activists were promised a town hall from State Senator Jose Peralta, but when they didn’t get it, they decided to organize one themselves. Back in February, after Peralta joined the Independe...
Jun 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Parks kicks off outdoor pool season at Astoria Park
Commissioner, students take first dip
Jun 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 121 121 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Guy Who’s Always At Your Service
It was a driver’s license that determined Jaime Jinete’s future. Jaime, the owner of Nicole’s Cleaners, didn’t know much English when he came to America, but he was fluent when it came to the langu...
Jun 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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DiBiaso remembered as avid park user
Astoria street named after hit-and-run victim An intersection by Astoria Park will forever honor Betty Jean DiBiaso, an Astoria teen who was killed in a hit-and-run incident in 2015. Last Friday, e...
Jun 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officials break ground for new Jackson Heights school
Expected to open to students by September 2019
Jun 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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