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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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Pols discuss rent laws at roundtable with Woodside tenants
Organizers continue to push for changes to MCI law
Mar 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Cameraman Who Shot the Vietnam War
March 17, 1969, is the day that Spec. 5 David A. Russell didn’t come back. First Lieutenant Don Fedynak arrived the next day. Or, as he says, a day too late. “I never met him, but I still felt resp...
Mar 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blissville residents voice opposition to new shelter
Dozens of Blissville residents expressed their opposition to a new homeless shelter during a public meeting hosted by the Department of Homeless Services (DHS) last Thursday. The facility, which wi...
Mar 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
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CB4 votes down 82nd Street development rezoning
Residents, activists speak out against 'devastating' project
Mar 20, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Students join congressman to demand gun reform legislation
Youth speak out against inaction in Washington
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City to purchase, convert Sunnyside “eyesore” into park
Vacant lot needs City Council approval for rezoning
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The Private Eye Who’s Probed the World
Once, Clarissa McNair had to convince a Diamond District dealer that she was a shop owner eager to buy his designer knockoffs. Another time, she played the widow of a Tiffany-glass collector to see...
Mar 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community calls for safety measures on Center Blvd.
Brooklyn crash renews concerns about traffic dangers
Mar 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Congressional candidate looks to shake up establishment
Bronx native hopes to defy the odds in Democratic primary
Mar 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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Longtime Democratic official seeks Assembly seat
Melissa Sklarz takes on incumbent Brian Barnwell
Mar 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Man Who Sees the Art in Everyday Life
ASTORIA CHARACTERS
Mar 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Businesses sound off on loss of parking on Roosevelt
82nd Street Partnership to fight city’s pilot program
Mar 06, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
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Big Ten Network funds Astoria basketball court renovation
Colorful mural designed by Williamsburg artist
Mar 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Astoria pol unveils affordable senior housing proposal
Vows to compete project by end of his term
Mar 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Transit advocates give a civics lesson on MTA crisis
Woodside resident Shithi Chowdhury summed up her normal commute with one word: terrible. Last Wednesday, she waited 10 minutes for a 7 train to arrive. Chowdhury works in Manhattan, so she relies o...
Mar 06, 2018 | 2 2 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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