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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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Queens officials bring shelter opposition to City Hall
Takes mayor to task for not involving communities in process
Oct 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coalition releases report on Long Island Sound
Water quality receives failing grade, but trending upward
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TOP HIGH SCHOOLS 2016
Our annual list of the best high schools in New York City.
Oct 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 142 142 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Guy Who Gives Immigrants a Helping Hand
ASTORIA CHARACTERS
Oct 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community celebrates completion of library exterior
Facility expected to open in Hunters Point next summer
Oct 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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Company links local food startups with NYC hotels
Redwood Deli owner Dan Unter and his business partner Marissa Spano are behind the new distribution company 5 Boro Goods. 5 Boro Goods is an aggregator of artisanal New York City-based goods such a...
Sep 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 176 176 recommendations | email to a friend
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New executive director lays out vision for Zone 126
In a room full of executives, nonprofit leaders and community partners, one thing was clear: Anthony Lopez knows how to give a presentation. The new executive director of Zone 126, who started on A...
Sep 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officials announce new ferry landing on LIC waterfront
Will bring total to three stops in western Queens
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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Governor honors LIC drama teacher with excellence award
New York State honored a drama teacher from the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts last Friday for inspiring his students and his dedication to arts education. Jamie Cacciola-Price, who teaches advan...
Sep 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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Controversial affordable housing project withdrawn
The application to build a proposed 10-story, 209-unit development at 50-25 Barnett Avenue in Sunnyside has been withdrawn by nonprofit developer Phipps Houses, according to the office of Councilma...
Sep 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Painter Who Puts Time in its Place
As Sharon Florin climbs the wide staircase to her top-floor studio, an act that she has done going on 40 years, it reminds her of how much things have changed. The three-story red-brick building st...
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Community celebrates new middle school in Sunnyside
Young families in Sunnyside and Woodside are celebrating after winning a long battle to open a new middle school in their neighborhood. Elected officials and community leaders announced Monday that...
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Sunnyside Restaurant Week kicks off September 19
The 4th annual Sunnyside Restaurant Week, organized by the Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District, is launching on Monday, September 19, and will run until September 25. Thirty local eateri...
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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Traffic light installed at dangerous Astoria intersection
The Department of Transportation (DOT) announced last week it installed a traffic signal at the intersection of 30th Road and 21st Street in Astoria. The new light was added after a hit-and-run kil...
Sep 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dutch Kills civic leader suddenly moves to Florida
Priced out of nabe she called home for 30 years
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