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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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Mount Sinai celebrates funding for upgrades
Officials tour new facility, equipment in Astoria
Nov 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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Amid shelter rumors, worry about affordable housing project
Related currently renovating buildings, adding units for veterans
Nov 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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PS 85 receives new air conditioners
It’s about to get a lot cooler – and quieter – at one Astoria school. PS 85 at 23-70 31st Street is adding 10 new air conditioners by the end of the year, thanks to funding from the state Assembly....
Nov 02, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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East Elmhurst infant killed by reversing van
An eight-month-old toddler was struck and killed by a van backing out of a driveway on Friday morning. Navraj Raju, whose family lives in East Elmhurst, was in his stroller next to his 35-year-old ...
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Crowley deserves our support in 14th CD
The 14th Congressional District includes College Point, Jackson Heights, East Elmhurst, Northern Astoria, Woodside, and parts of the Bronx, and Democrat Joseph Crowley has been the representative f...
Nov 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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We endorse Barnwell in the 30th AD
Best candidate for district that includes Maspeth, Middle Village & Woodside
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The Makeup Artist Who Paints Faces (and Bellies)
Six-year-old Abby wants to be a catterfly, a creature of her imagination that is at once cat and butterfly, and her less articulate three-year-old brother Andy can’t wait to turn himself into a sna...
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City launches new mental health support hotline
NYC Well to connect counselors to those seeking help
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111th Street in Corona to get safety upgrades
The Department of Transportation (DOT) announced last Wednesday that a busy thoroughfare in Corona will be the focus of a street safety project that will transform the road. The project at 111th St...
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Tempers flare at meeting with homeless commissioner
Grilled about increasing use of hotels to house homeless
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New vision for reinvigorated performing arts program
Educator hopes to inspire students to new artistic heights
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The Cool Dude Who Works at the Uke Hut
It’s really easy to play the ukulele. To show you, Masafumi Sakai starts strumming the small four-stringer. A high-strung, high-strutting cartoon tune emerges. “I can teach anyone the basics in an ...
Oct 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
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East Elmhurst hotel may become shelter
Elected officials warned on Monday that yet another hotel in Queens may become a homeless shelter. Congressman Joseph Crowley, State Senator Jose Peralta and Assemblyman Francisco Moya released a j...
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Citing crowded schools, pols call for downzoning
Argue South Corona can't handle influx of people
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The Performer Who Made It on Broadway
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