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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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Education officials unveil new kitchen at PS 111
Part of Long Island City school’s turnaround
Sep 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Man Who Roars on Broadway in The Lion King
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Sep 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens immigrants march to defend DACA
Undocumented youth discusses impact of Trump’s actions
Sep 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodside hosts 9/11 remembrance event
Dozens of Woodside residents, veterans and officials gathered at Doughboy Park on the night of September 11 to commemorate 16 years since the national tragedy. The annual event, at times somber and...
Sep 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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LeFrak residents fail to regain polling site
Denied attempt one week before primary election
Sep 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Astoria celebrates 100 years of Hell Gate
Local residents gathered at Astoria Park on Saturday morning for a three-part celebration in honor of 9/11, veterans and the 100th anniversary of the Hell Gate Bridge. The 16th annual “A Day of Ser...
Sep 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Traffic light, crosswalk installed at Sunnyside intersection
Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer joined the Department of Transportation (DOT), community leaders and young students from the Little Friends Nursery School on Friday to unveil a new traffic light and cr...
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Woodside Street co-named in memory of 9/11 responder
Jimmy Lanza spent his life serving others
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Officials open expanded Junction health center
Upgraded facility to provide services for whole family
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Diversity Plaza project highlights MWBE impact
As de Blasio administration strives to reach its goal of awarding 30 percent of city contracts to women and minority-owned business enterprises (MWBEs), city officials are highlighting projects led...
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The Single Mother Who Started All Over
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Sep 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former council candidates back Hiram Monserrate
Two former City Council hopefuls in the race to replace Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras-Copeland have endorsed Hiram Monserrate. Erycka Montoya and Yonel Sosa, who were among five candidates vying fo...
Sep 05, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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City launches NYC Ferry’s Astoria route
Mayor Bill de Blasio joined local elected officials and commuters last Tuesday morning to officially launch NYC Ferry’s Astoria route. The new route will start in Hallets Peninsula and stop at Roos...
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The Guy Who’s Building a Restaurant Empire
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Investigation underway into Queens 'Nazi' lobby
Property manager may have violated tenant harassment laws
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