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Can Your Family Have Access to Your E-Mail after Your Death?
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
In today's electronic world, the idea of property has changed dramatically. In the past, when you were putting together an estate plan, the only intangible property that might be a part of it was c...
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Settles $1.3 Million for Construction Worker Injury Prior to Trial
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP successfully negotiated a $1.3 million settlement for a 41 year-old Asian male construction worker, who was injured while performing asbestos removal work at an upsta...
POSTERS REQUIRED FOR BUSINESSES UNDER NY EMPLOYMENT LAWS
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
What Posters Must Employers Display based on NY Employment Laws? A number of laws have been passed that require employers to display posters. It is often hard to keep up with all the requirements a...
Astoria Characters: The Monster Maker
Feb 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 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 | 38 38 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 | 40 40 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 | 134 134 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?
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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 | 59 59 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...

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Astoria VFW post named WWII hero Rocco Moretto
On June 6, the 69th anniversary of D-Day, Astoria's VFW Post 2348 was renamed in honor of a veteran who was there on that very day on Omaha Beach. The post was renamed after local resident Rocco Mo...
Jun 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fantasy Forest opens for young thrill seekers
Kids visiting Flushing Meadows-Corona Park can now get lost in Fantasy Forest, a mini-amusement park near the carousel and entrance to the Queens Zoo. The new park features a train, bouncing frog, ...
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Kosciuszko Bridge project awaits results from RFP
Electeds hopeful for a fall ribbon-cutting ceremony
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Astoria veteran enters Hall of Fame
Resident receives recognition for service in WWII
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Jackson Heights hosts 20th Queens Pride Parade
In 1990, a young gay man named Julio Rivera as murdered in the schoolyard of P.S. 69 in Jackson Heights. Last Sunday, his family led hundreds of marchers, including Queens Center for Gay Seniors, c...
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Sandy causes city to amend zoning regs
Months after Hurricane Sandy devastated parts of the city, home and business owners are still feeling the effect in their wallets. In an attempt to prevent damage from a future storm, the Departmen...
May 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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A Garden Grows in Long Island City
The ribbon was cut on the expansion of the Long Island City Roots community garden last week. In April 2002, the first tree in the garden was planted in memory of Firefighter Michael Brennan and ot...
May 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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51 charged in LIC/Astoria drug bust
Housing developments targeted in sting
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Brooklyn Kayak Guides partner with Variety Boys & Girls Club
Kayaking in the treacherous and polluted waters surrounding New York City can be an intimidating task. That’s why Tom Potter, president of Brooklyn Kayak Guides and kayaking instructor for the last...
May 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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New NYC soccer franchise has high-profile owners
Manchester City FC and Yankees buy new team
May 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queensbrige Park to finally gets its seawall
With Superstorm Sandy still on everyone’s mind, it became clear that the long-planned renovation of the seawall at Queensbridge Park needed some speeding up. Elected officials gathered on Friday to...
May 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Legislative archives find a home at LaGuardia
Council records housed at LIC community college
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Small Taste for Roosevelt Avenue
Community members and leaders gathered to push a seven-point plan called the New Deal for Roosevelt Avenue and give residents and business owners a “Taste of the BID.” Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras...
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Protestors slam MLS stadium in Flushing Meadows
But mayor says suitable replacement land already set
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Hellenic culture to be celebrated in Astoria
It’s about that time again to celebrate Greek culture in Astoria. Saint Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, 30-11 30th Drive, is gearing up for its 39th Annual Greek Festival, which will take place fr...
May 07, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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