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Astoria Characters: The Kid Entrepreneurs
Mar 21, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Izzy collects Magic, The Gathering cards. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Izzy Weitzman is sitting at the kitchen table putting Magic, The Gathering cards into packets...
NYC Poster Printing: The What, Why & How
Mar 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
 Posters are a simple an effective method of advertising your product or service. It can be useful for small business and large corporations alike. They are less expensive than other forms of adver...
The Use of Social Media in Personal Injury Litigation in New York
Mar 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
by Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Attorneys Using Social Media as Evidence in Personal Injury Claims For many, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are as much a part of their lives as a phone, computer...
What Does Your Lawyer Need to Prepare for Your Workers’ Compensation Hearing?
Mar 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
by Pyrros & Serres LLP   New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers What Does Your Lawyer Need to Prepare for Your Workers’ Compensation Hearing? If you’ve been injured...
Best Business Practices When Screening Applicants with Criminal Records
Mar 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans & Associates When an applicant with a criminal record applies for a job at your company, the screening can become complicated. You cannot make your decision based on any typ...
Bifurcated Trial System In Suffolk County & Nassau County Can Favor Defendants
Mar 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 170 170 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Palermo Tuohy Bruno, P.L.L.C. The Bifurcated Trial System Recently, we discussed how a century old rule barring mention of liability insurance may actually create bias in a jury, favoring a...
Astoria Characters: The Daddy Blogger
Mar 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Nancy A. Ruhling Jason’s a blogging dad. Text and photos by Nancy A. Ruhling A coffee cup and pacifier in hand, Jason Greene , who has a quartet of kids, plops himself down on the living room floor...
What Kinds of Employment Records Does Your Business Have to Keep?
Mar 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
by Stephen D. Hans There is a lot of administration involved with running a business, and sometimes you wonder what records to keep and how long you have to keep them. The EEOC ( Equal Employment O...
Spare Yourselves The Agony By Avoiding “Divorce the Hard Way”
Mar 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
While no divorce is ever easy, some divorces are the epitome of divorce gone wrong. Rational thinking is absent and emotions become explosive. As the crazy side of yourself and your partner emerges...
Texting While Driving in New York
Mar 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 255 255 recommendations | email to a friend
by Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Have You Been Texting and Driving? Texting while driving in New York is against the law. In fact, 46 states ban texting while driving and two more states have a pa...

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Reps call for reopening of Elmhurst LIRR station
MTA says move would be costly and unnecessary
Feb 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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LIC-filmed Gossip Girl celebrates 100th Episode
Mayor says 2011 is busiest year for TV production in NY
Feb 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crowley visits Burma, meets with opposition leader
NYC Burmese cautiously optimistic about recent developments
Jan 26, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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Astoria residents continue to fight crime
Although police said crime rates are down across the city, Astoria residents vow to continue to fight it in their area. On Wednesday, January 18, at the Immaculate Conception Church at 21-47 29th S...
Jan 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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LIC home to new immigration center
Offers services to those new to Queens & Brooklyn
Jan 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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High School Acceptance Letters Arrive – McClancy Co-ed Move Gets Promising Reaction
As Msgr. McClancy prepares for a reception and open house event on Thursday, January 19, for students who were accepted into their 2012 freshmen class, the addition of girls to the school for the f...
Jan 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Renovation set to start on 7-train
Imagine if the 7-train stopped running from Times Square to Queensboro Plaza for 11 consecutive weekends? How inconvenient would that be, especially for locals who have no other train options? That...
Jan 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Liquor license for LIC strip club denied
Residents of Long Island City and surrounding areas once again successfully fought against an unwanted local gentleman's club that was trying to obtain a liquor license. The State Liquor Authority ...
Jan 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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New program helps restaurants open quicker
Just call it fast food. Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Speaker Christine Quinn announced last week that a total of 546 restaurants have opened using the services of the New Business Acceleration Team....
Jan 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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City unveils new stormwater runoff rule
Makes green infrastructure mandatory in new construction projects
Jan 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Short stories on 30th Ave
British immigrant and Astoria resident Annabel Short spent the last year interviewing 52 shop owners and other frequenters of 30th Avenue in a project she dubbed, “A Year in the Life of a Street.” ...
Jan 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ben Wolff talks virtual style, TV show
Ben Wolff, the wardrobe stylist who brought “Re-dress” to business professionals is now bringing something else for the fashion inclined, and the fashion challenged alike. Wolff is in the process o...
Jan 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 210 210 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police: Man stabbed on 28th Ave Tuesday night
Police reported that a young man was stabbed on the Northwest corner of 35th Avenue and 28th Avenue Tuesday night at roughly 9:45 p.m. The victim told police that an unknown number of assailants st...
Jan 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Astoria man shaves 'stache to raise cash for autism
A 30-year mustachioed Paul Halvatzis shaved his off in the “Save the ‘Stache for Cash'” event Friday, December 30, an effort to raise $35,000 for a local autism support organization. The fundraisin...
Jan 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Astoria brewery going Beyond Kombucha
Deep in a basement behind a paid parking lot near the corner of 41st Street and 34th Avenue, the Long Island City/Astoria border houses its own mad alchemist – and he brews Kombucha. Kombucha is a ...
Jan 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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