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Astoria Characters: The Monster Maker
Feb 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 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 | 100 100 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 | 24 24 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 | 90 90 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 | 96 96 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 | 164 164 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...
Court Limits Scope of Release Involving Estate and Trust Accounting
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 202 202 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bonnie Lawston   |   Feb 7, 2018   |   Estate Administration It’s pretty common procedure for a fiduciary to a trust to obtain a release, with the objective of waiving the fiduciary’s obligati...
HELPING RESTAURANT OWNERS NAVIGATE THE NEW YORK LABOR LAWS
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 233 233 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans   | Feb 7, 2018 |   Employment Defense Attorney FAQ for Restaurant Owners For restaurant owners, who are busy running their day-to-day business, New York Labor laws can seem li...
When Should You Hire a Personal Injury Law Firm to Handle Your Accident Case?
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 248 248 recommendations | email to a friend
If you have been in an accident and suffered serious injury, there is a good likelihood that you have considerable expenses involved with your recovery — hospital bills, doctor bills, rehabilitatio...

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BQX advocates unveil prototype of proposed streetcar
Supporters say they need new modes of transportation
Nov 14, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 141 141 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Guy Who Owns the Car Spa
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Nov 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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IS 125 celebrates opening of new addition
A Woodside school annex is open after nearly two years of construction, and educators are thrilled. On Friday, local elected officials joined education leaders, teachers and students at IS 125 to c...
Nov 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officials unveil renovated Sean’s Place playground
Astoria park named for fallen police officer
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PS 143 breaks ground on new addition
Facility expected to open in September 2020
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The Costume Queen
“Every day is Halloween for me,” says Suzie Sims-Fletcher. “I always dress in a different costume.” Right now, Suzie, who also answers to suzQ, is wearing tones of teal and turquoise and a black, b...
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Queens pol pushes bill to make paying property taxes easier
New website would track payment status, exemptions
Oct 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens park gets upgrade, new name
Work has finally started on the tranformation of Bulova Park in East Elmhurst. The park on 25th Avenue will also get a new name, paying tribute to Jackson Heights community activist Louis C. Moser,...
Oct 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodside tenants rally against rent hike for improvements
Fear another increase will lead to displacement
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Ravenswood Playground to receive $6 million upgrade
Big changes are coming to a playground in Astoria. Elected officials announced on Monday afternoon that a combined $6 million will go toward the renovation of Ravenswood Playground. Later this year...
Oct 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Guy Wearing the Tutu
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Giant Rock rededicated in East Elmhurst
Don’t call it a pet rock anymore. Giant Rock, a bedrock in the East Elmhurst community, was the star of a rededication ceremony initiated by the Corona-East Elmhurst Historic Preservation Society l...
Oct 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community advocate remembered with street renaming
Lily Gavin remembered for contribution to civic life
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New permanent addition to be built at PS 2
Facility will replace old modular building
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Disability advocates call for elevators at renovated train stations
Pols blast MTA for misusing funds for beautification
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