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EEOC Offers Harassment Prevention and Respectful Workplaces Training
Nov 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Despite legislation and law enforcement, incidents of harassment still occur in the workplace. Often employers are at a loss in knowing how to prevent it. They can’t be everywhere at once to superv...
Answers to Common Questions about Injuries Caused by Contaminated Buildings
Nov 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
The common perception is that workers’ compensation claims arise when someone is involved in a work-related accident. Often, however, one of the most debilitating conditions may stem from environme...
Giving Yourself the Best Chance to Win a Workers’ Compensation Claim
Nov 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
The Right Preparation to Maximize Your Chance of Winning a Work Comp Claim New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers When you’ve suffered an injury on the job, you hav...
Astoria Characters: The Woman Who Helps the Homeless
Nov 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
PHOTO BY NANCY A. RUHLING Jordana was born and raised in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.   Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling It’s really hard for   Jordana Guimaraes   to stay in the same place. Or keep ...
MIDDLE VILLAGE, NEW YORK -A PLACE TO RESIDE IN
Nov 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
MIDDLE VILLAGE, NEW YORK 11379- A neighborhood to be proud of. By Jim Turano resident since 1965 and Real Estate Broker since 1979 When people look for a place to live, this should be the number 1 ...
Astoria Characters: The Charity Worker
Nov 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling The CMMB Distribution Center is at 33-01 11th St. in Long Island City. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Although it takes up an entire tree-lined block of Long Island C...
Weinstein Misconduct Leads to Investigation of the Weinstein Company
Nov 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 187 187 recommendations | email to a friend
Do You Have Harassment Issues in Your Company? The New York Times broke the story on October 5 th about Harvey Weinstein’s sexual harassment of actresses. That led to a criminal investigation, and ...
Your Right to Death Benefits in a Workers' Compensation Case
Nov 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 305 305 recommendations | email to a friend
You Have a Right to Pursue Death Benefits When a Family Member is Killed on the Job Under the New York workers' compensation laws, when you are hurt on the job or contract an illness because of exp...
Astoria Characters: The Guy Who Owns the Car Spa
Nov 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
PHOTO BY NANCY A. RUHLING Astoria Auto Detailing Center is at 42-09 31st Ave. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Even if you and your car wanted to, it’s impossible to pass by Astoria Auto Detaili...
Roofing 102: Installing A Flat Roof in 10 Steps
Nov 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1336 1336 recommendations | email to a friend
Welcome to roofing 102. Today we will be teaching your how to install flat roofing in 10 steps. So to all those do it yourself handy man types; This one goes out to you. 1. Your home is a valuable ...

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Lawmakers propose allowing trucks between RFK Bridge, BQE
Would lessen traffic congestion, environmental effects
Jun 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
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Arrest in homophobic graffiti spree
Police have arrested a man they say spray-painted homophobic graffiti on several buildings and garages in Astoria since March. Yaacov Shemesh of Astoria was arrested and charged with 22 incidents o...
Jun 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ferreras-Copeland won’t seek re-election to City Council
Moya declares candidacy, will face Monserrate
Jun 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Shoe Repairman Under the El
Manuel Nunez is wearing wingtips. They are the color of caramel and polished to you-can-see-your-face-in-them perfection. I know this because I look down when Manuel tells me about them. Manuel, wh...
Jun 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
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Soccer star expands youth academy to Queens
Young soccer players will soon have the opportunity to meet and train with an international soccer legend. David Villa, a World Cup champion from Spain and current captain of the New York City Foot...
Jun 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
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Peralta defends state funding for his district
Allocates $100K to fix school’s PA system
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
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Peralta responds to Felder: ‘Why doesn’t he go back?’
The drama for the Independent Democratic Conference (IDC) in the State Senate continues to intensify. Two weeks ago, the IDC, a breakaway group of Democrats who have a power-sharing coalition with ...
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
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Taste of Sunnyside showcases local food, drinks
Hundreds of foodies enjoyed the tastes and sounds of food, drinks and music at the 7th annual Taste of Sunnyside last Tuesday. Nearly 30 local restaurants and breweries participated in the neighbor...
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
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Variety hosts end of year celebration
The Variety Boys and Girls Club of Queens hosted its end of year celebration last Saturday in Astoria. Dozens of kids and their parents participated in activities including arts and crafts, dodgeba...
May 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Zen Rocker Who’s at Home in the Nabe
What do a statue of Ganesha, an electric-red Kramer guitar, a 20-year-old ZZ plant, ticket stubs from Bad Brains and OFF! concerts, a Malta stamp and a black Trek road bike have in common? I’m gues...
May 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
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NYCHA unveils digital upgrades, services for tenants
Celebrates two-year anniversary of strategic plan
May 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queensbridge community rallies for peace after fatal shooting
Advocates want additional funding for anti-violence program
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols remain cautious about western Queens development projects
Insist all residents should have a say in decisions
May 24, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayor celebrates “Boulevard of Life” after two years without a death
Third phase of Queens Boulevard redesign to begin
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lawmakers, residents announce lawsuit against MTA
Urge agency to repaint elevated 7 train structure
May 24, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
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