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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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NYCHA starts $88 million recovery project at Astoria Houses
Development damaged by Sandy latest to receive federal funds
Sep 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holiday Inn Express in Corona housing homeless families
Pols worry it could become permanent shelter
Sep 15, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
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Barnwell routs longtime incumbent Markey in Assembly race
Mapseth, MidVille send challenger to primary win over incumbent
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September 11th hero honored with Astoria street renaming
Court officer rushed to Ground Zero after first plane hit
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The Widow Who Can’t Wear Her Wedding Ring
Anna Conti is not wearing her wedding ring. It’s not that she doesn’t want to put it on. She’s a widow, and the ring makes her feel closer to Ugo, the husband she shared her life with for 64 of her...
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Locals celebrate unity at Hunters Point block party
Hundreds of children and young families filled 49th Avenue and Andrews Grove in Hunters Point on Wednesday evening for the 21st annual Community Unity street party. Hosted by the Hunters Point Comm...
Sep 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vote Markey in the 30th District
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Sep 12, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
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The woman who does it all for the kids
“Would you like to see my corner?” Before there’s even time to answer, Aiysha Mayfield strides down 14th Street and plants herself squarely in the bold white stripes of the crosswalk at 30th Avenue...
Sep 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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The woman who does it all for the kids
“Would you like to see my corner?” Before there’s even time to answer, Ayisha Mayfield strides down 14th Street and plants herself squarely in the bold white stripes of the crosswalk at 30th Avenue...
Sep 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chick-fil-A opens its first location in Queens
Offers 52 free meals to first 100 customers
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Pol renews effort to curb illegal activity along Roosevelt Ave
Wants a moratorium on new liquor licenses, increased enforcement
Sep 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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The mom who stands up for mothers-to-be
It’s a warm, sunny day, so two-year-old Ani is dancing around the apartment in anticipation of playing outside. Her mother, Christine Serdjenian Yearwood, has piled the little girl’s unruly ringlet...
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Astoria homeowners upset with Amtrak rent hikes
Cost for outdoor spaces increased by tens of thousands
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Officials, activists denounce Woodside transgender attack
Rally urges more support for transgender community
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New light fixtures installed at Ravenswood Houses
The buildings and pathways at Ravenswood Houses in Astoria are shining brighter than ever. Thanks to a nearly $4 million investment by Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer and the New York City Housing Auth...
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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