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Facts About Sexual Harassment in the Restaurant Industry
Sep 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Why Is Sexual Harassment so Prevalent? Sexual harassment is more prevalent in the restaurant industry than any other industry. Statistics show that 90% of women and 70% of men working in the restau...
How to Avoid Boating Accidents: Boats and Personal Watercraft
Sep 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Jet Skis®, WaveRunners® and Other Personal Watercraft (PWC) Have High Accident Rates Warmer weather and extra daylight hours make summer the perfect time for outdoor sports like boating and persona...
What to Expect from the Workers’ Compensation Insurance Company
Sep 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
How the Workers’ Compensation Evaluates Your Work Injury Claim Queens |NYC| Brooklyn |Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers In the wake of a work-related injury, you want an experienced and knowledge...
Astoria Characters: Miss Edie at Broadway Dance Studio
Sep 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling   Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling   As the little leotarded girls arrive for the 10 a.m. tap class at Broadway Dance Studio , Edie Bongiovi greets them at the front de...
Astoria Characters: The Neon Guy
Sep 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Kenny is the owner of Krypton Neon. Photos and text by Nancy A. Ruhling When he reaches the end of the dark, tunnel-like hallway, Kenny Greenberg switches on the signs. Lu...
A dining experience you can’t refuse!
Sep 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
BLEND on the water 4540 Center Blvd., Long Island City, NY11109 Take the time and experience a great atmosphere,  with very good food, that will make you feel like you are on vacation at the same t...
How Paper And Color Can Make You Dream. Exclusive Interview With Artist Adele Rahte.
Sep 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 173 173 recommendations | email to a friend
  Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena I met Adele Rahte at the beautiful Harlem house of a common friend, the soprano Lauren Flanigan. The conversation soon turned from music (we had just the fortu...
Astoria Characters: The Puppeteer and the Producer
Sep 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Allison, who doesn’t have a Southern accent, is from Alabama. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling It happened at a summer camp in the Catskills. It’s where Mike and Alliso...
Astoria Characters: The Yogini Who Is Happie
Aug 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Lisa is the owner of The Happie House. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Kicking off her slip-on sneakers, Lisa Samuels steps into a small space that is the color of sun...
Construction Accidents Involving Falls from Heights
Aug 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 334 334 recommendations | email to a friend
Why Are Falls from Heights So Significant in New York City? New York takes construction accidents involving falls from heights very seriously. In fact, the NY State Legislature passed the Scaffold ...

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BP unveils western Queens tech plan
New council to execute growth strategy
Jul 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 129 129 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens residents protest MCIs
More than 400 Queens residents attended a community forum to protest the state’s Major Capital Improvements (MCI) program for rent-stabilized apartments. The forum was lead by Woodside on the Move,...
Jul 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
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Citylights residents protest severe tax increase
Fear it will force many from their homes
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Pol allocates funding to LGBT Network in Queens
Organization will expand outreach, services throughout borough
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rain holds up at annual Astoria Park fireworks
Despite torrential downpour earlier in the day, the weather held up last Thursday night for the annual Independence Day celebration at Astoria Park. On a warm and muggy evening, thousands of Queens...
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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City opens Hunters Point South Park extension
Residents, visitors look forward to using open space
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The Colorist at the Hair Salon
What’s for breakfast? It’s Saturday, one of Shawna Morlock’s days off, so the answer is chocolate-chip pancakes. The question comes from her four-year-old daughter, Cara, who is wearing a purple pa...
Jun 29, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ocasio-Cortez defeats Crowley in shocking primary
New York’s 14th congressional district will have a new representative after a shocking election that reverberated throughout the country. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a 28-year-old Democratic socialis...
Jun 27, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tensions flare in candidates debate in Jackson Heights
Emotions ran high last Thursday night at the Jewish Center of Jackson Heights, where political opponents dueled in heated debates ahead of their respective Democratic primaries. Hundreds of residen...
Jun 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Van Bramer won’t support Skillman, 43rd safety plan
At Community Board 2’s meeting earlier this month, Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer’s chief of staff told the crowd that the councilman wanted to hear the board’s position on the Department of Transport...
Jun 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Governor signs bill authorizing LaGuardia AirTrain
East Elmhurst residents oppose project
Jun 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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MTA to increase service for Q69, Q6
Two Queens bus routes will see an increase in off-peak service starting in September, the MTA announced last Thursday. The Q69, which connects Jackson Heights, Astoria and Long Island City through ...
Jun 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Keepers of the Bees and the Honey
Nick Hoefly isn’t wearing gloves. His wife, Ashley, points this out as she pulls on a pair of rubber ones the color of sunflowers. They are getting ready to reach their hands into a hive filled wit...
Jun 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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CB1 approves Variety expansion with some conditions
Community Board 1 gave the green light to the Variety Boys and Girls Club’s expansion plan on Tuesday, but added several conditions to address local concerns. In a 29 to eight vote, with one absten...
Jun 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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IS 227 community breaks ground on new playground
Asphalt lot will be transformed into multi-use space
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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