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How Can We Help Syrian Refugees
Jul 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
The timeline of the Syrian civil war is full of violence, fear, and devastation for the local people. The society built on the cradle of civilization is suffering the world biggest refugee crisis. ...
MIDDLE VILLAGE YOUNG PEOPLE NOT WORKING
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
MIDDLE VILLAGE-has more young people not working between 22 years of age to 40 years of age. They mostly live with their parents or parent. Imagine no guidance, no retirement plans, just existing d...
Over-packing Your Car Can Make Driving More Dangerous
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Packing Your Car Wisely for Vacations With warmer weather here and children out of school, many people are taking to the road for vacation trips. While you want to be sure you pack what you need to...
What Employers Should Know About Retaliation Claims
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
by Stephen D. Hans Retaliation Claims May Include Emotional Distress Damages A precedent has been set in relation to retaliation claims brought against employers. Two courts of appeals, the Sixth a...
Workers’ Compensation in New York—What You Need to Know—Part One
Jul 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 136 136 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP You’ve been hurt on the job in the state of New York. You’ve heard from others that you are entitled to workers’ compensation benefits. But what does that mean? How does th...
What You Should Know About Construction Job Vehicle Accidents in New York
Jul 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 140 140 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Unsafe Conditions Can Lead to Serious Construction Job Vehicle Accidents Construction job motor vehicle accidents often occur due to OSHA violations.  Many diffe...
Astoria Characters: The Cabaret Singer
Jul 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Becca beat cancer — twice. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Cancer and cabaret. Those are the two Cs that have defined Becca C. Kidwell ’s life in the last year. To all...
Astoria Characters: The 92-Year-Old Vet Who's Fighting for His Wife
Jul 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
  Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Eddie is a WWII and Korean War veteran. Text and photos by Nancy A. Ruhling These days, Eddie Indellicati is playing a lot of solitaire. He sits at his computer in the l...
Astoria Characters: The Colorist
Jun 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Shawna works for ARROJO Studio in SoHo. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling What’s for breakfast? It’s Saturday, one of Shawna Morlock ’s days off, so the answer is chocol...
How to Clean a Diamond Ring the Right Way
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
If you have been struggling to sell diamonds for top price, the chances are that you’ve been cleaning your ring incorrectly. Remember nothing can sell diamonds quite like that shiny sparkle and lus...

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IDC challengers forge ahead despite unity deal
Cuomo reunites breakaway group with mainline Democrats
Apr 11, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
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TF Cornerstone looks at ‘new model’ for urban development
LIC developer defends 44th Drive project amid criticism
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Jackson Heights residents mark death of King
Residents of Jackson Heights gathered on the steps of the post office to commemorate the day Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated. Congressman Joe Crowley related the teachings of King and t...
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The Woman Who Owns City Scrap Metal
Michele Rothman pulls a coil of Bare Bright Copper No. 1 out of a plastic bin and holds it up to the unforgiving glare of the fluorescent light. “It’s gorgeous,” she says of the electrical wiring. ...
Apr 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chip NYC in Astoria is hiring
Chip NYC, a popular cookie bakery in Astoria, is searching for energetic, passionate candidates to join their team of cookie making champions.
Apr 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Free Wi-Fi introduced at Gantry Plaza State Park
Visitors to Gantry Plaza State Park will now be able to hop on the web for free. State parks officials announced last Friday that thanks to a public-private partnership, park users can log onto the...
Apr 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayor announces investments at Jackson Heights town hall
Public projects to improve schools, parks and safety are on the way for Jackson Heights. Last Wednesday night, Mayor Bill de Blasio hosted his 52nd town hall meeting at IS 145 since taking office. ...
Apr 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queensbridge Park house now under construction
The shovels are in the ground and construction is officially underway. Last Thursday marked the next phase of a new $6.25 million park house at Queensbridge Park. The old facility, first built in 1...
Apr 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ramos picks up endorsements from local pols
State Senate candidate Jessica Ramos has received three endorsements from local elected officials in her bid to oust State Senator Jose Peralta. Last Thursday, Comptroller Scott Stringer visited a ...
Apr 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sunnyside school celebrates new traffic light
A Sunnyside elementary school is celebrating the approval of a new traffic light at the end of their block. PS 343 students, parents and staff joined elected and city officials last Thursday to ann...
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Cathedral Prep prepares for summer leadership program
Alumni reflect on their experiences, values they gained
Mar 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Actor Who Has Landed the Role of a Lifetime
As an actor, Mike Moreno has had the opportunity to play many different roles. Being daddy to Malcolm is the one that changed his life. Malcolm, who is two-and-a-half, is sitting in the living room...
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DOT presents Skillman, 43rd Avenue redesign plans
Residents, business owner debate protected bike lanes
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Astoria school’s hydroponics lab enhances science education
Variety Boys and Girls Club seeking to open one as well
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City investigating Kushner-owned Astoria buildings
Company filed false paperwork on rent-regulated units
Mar 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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