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Astoria Characters: The Guy Who Wants To Help You Succeed
Jun 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Andre’s the organizing director of Zone 126. Text and photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Please, whatever you do, don’t say “project.” Andre T. Stith (that’s Smith with a T instea...
Insulation Material Suppliers
Jun 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
Insulation Material Suppliers  is involved in offering an excellent range of Reflective Insulation which are offered in the different of specifications. The offered Reflective Insulation is can be ...
Astoria Characters: The Motorcycle Men
Jun 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling SL NYC is at 18-22 26th Road. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling A biker-black Dodge RAM pickup pulls up outside SL NYC and motorcycle man Sasha Alexander Lerner steps ou...
Understanding the Workers’ Compensation Medical Guidelines in New York
Jun 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 127 127 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP :  Workers Compensation Attorneys ,   Workers Compensation Guidelines Queens |NYC| Brooklyn |Bronx Workers’ Compensation Attorneys How the Workers’ Compensation Medical Gui...
Long Island Car Crash Kills Teenager and Seriously Injures Two Others
Jun 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 134 134 recommendations | email to a friend
According to Suffolk County police, a deadly car crash occurred on May 20, just before 9:00 p.m. The driver lost control of his 1995 Mitsubishi and crashed into a tree on North Street, near the Sou...
SEX DISCRIMINATION IN THE MEDICAL FIELD
Jun 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 140 140 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans   | Jun 8, 2017 |   SEX DISCRIMINATION MEDICAL FIELD   | Sex discrimination occurs frequently in the medical field. It often manifests in the form of disparaging comments made ...
BOOK EXPO AMERICA 2017: Lots of great authors!
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 133 133 recommendations | email to a friend
  Article by Tiziano Thomas Dossena BEA’s annual encounter in New York (which by the way has missed a step last year by exhibiting in Chicago instead) started under a bad auspice on Wednesday, May ...
Astoria Characters: The Medium
Jun 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Alex The Medium is an Astoria native. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling “I’m just a regular guy who talks to this other guy,” says Alex Altomonte . The other guy, who is...
The Lady Or The Tiger: The Young Man Must Choose
May 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 254 254 recommendations | email to a friend
Written By:  Tiziano Thomas Dossena Review by  Tiziano Thomas Dossena In a smooth and exciting style, Linda Costarella presents us a story that is meant to be the continuation of Frank R. Stockton’...
Astoria Characters: The Shoe Repairman
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Manuel learned shoemaking at his father’s feet. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Manuel Nunez is wearing wingtips. They are the color of caramel and polished to you-can...

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Officials promote inclusiveness at St. Pat's For All
Hundreds of community members came out in freezing temperatures to watch the 18th annual St. Pat's For All parade in Sunnyside and Woodside. Despite the chilling weather, elected officials and marc...
Mar 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jackson Heights organization opens new computer lab
Jackson Heights residents who don’t have a computer at home can now access the Internet by stopping at Chhaya Community Development Corporation, a local nonprofit organization. Chhaya CDC officiall...
Mar 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
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Delta grounds noisy fleet of aircraft
MD-88 planes will no longer fly in and out of LGA
Mar 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
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New banners on Sunnyside light poles
If you’re walking down Queens Boulevard or Greenpoint Avenue in Sunnyside, chances are you’ll see some new signs. The Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District (BID) announced last Friday that...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Woman Who Immortalizes the Dearly Departed
Effie Sfikas is gazing out the front window. The sun is shining, the stores are open and people are walking up and down Ditmars Boulevard. The world is bursting with life. She turns her big, brown ...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
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Participatory budgeting ballot finalized for District 22
Later this month, local residents will have their say on how to spend $1 million on local projects. Last week, Councilman Costa Constantinides released the final list of projects included in this y...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community shows support for Steinway plan
A group of local elected officials and community organizations has endorsed a plan to change Steinway Street in Astoria to make it safer and more conducive to commerce. Councilman Costa Constantini...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Woman Who Came Back to Rediscover Her Past
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Feb 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents keep pressure on pol for joining IDC
Officials want Peralta to rejoin mainline conference
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officials announce lawsuit to prevent Astoria tenants from eviction
Claim apartments are protected by rent-stabilization laws
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queensbridge residents celebrate community center upgrades
Kids playing at the Jacob Riis Settlement House this summer will be able to do so with the comfort of air conditioning. Last Thursday, Queensbridge residents celebrated the completion of several up...
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local organizations continue efforts to resist Trump
Hundreds of residents attended what Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer called the “Resistance Town Hall” last Wednesday at MoMA PS1 in Long Island City. Building off a community speakout in Sunnyside, a m...
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
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Scammers pose as immigration agents in Woodside
Threaten to deport Latino man, takes his money
Feb 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
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Astoria art installation closes due to safety threats
An Astoria art installation that became a center of protest against President Donald Trump’s administration has closed. On Friday, the “He Will Not Divide Us” exhibit outside of the Museum of the M...
Feb 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
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EDC releases feasibility study on Sunnyside Yards project
Long-term proposal could cost up to $19 billion
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