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Astoria Characters: The Couple Walked by the Wheaten Terrier
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Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Constantine was born in Astoria. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling When the front door opens, Henry springs into action like a Pogo stick on speed, jumping up and down, ...
Leo Vadalà’s “Some Grief, Some Joy” Will Move The Reader...
Jan 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
Review by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Historical fiction  is a literary genre in which the plot takes place in a setting located in the past. The term is commonly used as a synonym for the  historical n...
Astoria Characters: The Salsa Master
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Nancy A. Ruhling Jean Franco’s the owner of Salsa In Queens. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Salsa In Queens is going to open soon, so Jean Franco Vergaray grabs a broom and starts sweeping the...
How Important Is ADA Compliance for Your Website?
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ADA Non-Compliance and The Beyonce Website Lawsuit According to the   Hollywood Reporter , the lawsuit alleges that visually impaired users do not have equal access to the website’s products and se...
The Ever Changing World of Web Design & Websites
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A Brief Look Back and Look Forward at Websites It's a fact that the world of web design and websites is ever changing. New improvements in design and technology emerge all the time. Can you imagine...
Assault Injuries and Premises Liability — Negligent Security, Muggings, Sexual Assault Long Island
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Is a Property Owner Liable for Your Assault Injuries? Negligent security is a category of law that falls under premises liability. It refers to the property owner’s negligence in maintaining secure...
Age Discrimination: ADEA Becomes More Far Reaching
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The Supreme Court Rules that ADEA Applies to All Government Levels In October 2018, the Supreme Court reached a decision that made the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) cover a broad scop...
A Look Back on Sexual Harassment Charges in 2018
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EEOC Sexual Harassment Charges Statistics Surged The increase in sexual harassment lawsuits brought by the EEOC was 50 percent higher in 2018 than they were in 2017. The EEOC filed 66 harassment la...
Astoria Characters: The Daughter Who Took Over the Family Business
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Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Gerri is the owner of AirLogix. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling When Gerri Domenikos was growing up, she always figured that she would go into the family’s commercial ...
Astoria Characters: The Yiddish Actor
Jan 01, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling You can see Adam in Fiddler on the Roof . Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling When Adam B. Shapiro introduces himself, he makes a big point of emphasizing his middle initi...

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Another pedestrian plaza opens under the 7 train in Sunnyside
Safety measures are also aimed at stimulating local economy
Oct 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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From the ashes, Frank’s Pharmacy re-opens on 37th Ave
Jackson Heights staple rebuilds in wake of fire
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LeAp summer students put work on display in LIC
While most art lovers in New York City expect wine and cheese at opening receptions, the recent exhibit opening at the CitiGroup Building in Long Island City last week was more of a milk-and-cookie...
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hunter’s Point brings 925 affordable housing units to LIC
Applications for apartments will be accepted until Dec. 15
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Cuomo announces competition to overhaul area airports
Vice President Biden praises the aggressive plan
Oct 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Transit Wireless expands WiFi to 40 subway stations
Forty subway stations in both Queens and Manhattan went online last week with the expansion of Transit Wireless WiFi services. Now 29 new Queens subway stations – and 11 in Manhattan - will see bot...
Oct 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
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Planned Parenthood breaks ground on Queens health center
First-ever clinic will bring much-needed services to borough
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Longhorn Steakhouse opens first spot in Queens
New York City's first-ever Longhorn Steakhouse is now open for business at 92-30 59th Road, across the street from the Queens Center Mall. The chain restaurant has 460 locations nationwide, and man...
Oct 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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EXCLUSIVE: Comptroller discusses audit of City's charter schools
Parents outraged over approval of 17 new charter schools
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Police still searching for driver in hit-and-run
Outrage after man was “left to die” on Queens Blvd.
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IS 230 celebrates opening of new annex
New building will help alleviate school’s overcrowding
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SculptureCenter expands with new facility
SculptureCenter in Long Island City celebrated the expansion of its facilities this past weekend with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and community celebration. The newly renovated space on Purves Street...
Oct 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mondrian-inspired mural comes to Jackson Heights walkway
Matt Meigs, 25, meticulously painted some finishing touches along his portion of the concrete barrier mural along 37th Avenue in Jackson Heights last Friday afternoon. “I had the day free and it se...
Oct 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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An imaginative addition to the LIC skyline
Firm releases its own vision for Silvercup expansion
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Moya calls for voter support to relieve overcrowding schools
Students and parents at P.S. 19 in Corona say a solution is long overdue
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