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Astoria Characters: The Guy Who Saved the Bocce Court
Apr 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Danny grew up in Astoria Houses. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling White canvas ball bag in hand, Danny Berrios heads toward the bocce court in Astoria Park. It’s along ...
Astoria Characters: The Music Maker
Apr 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Guillermo is a flutist. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling The flute was not Guillermo Laporta ’s first choice. Guillermo, the co-founder of the multidisciplinary music e...
How Can Lawyers Get in Trouble Over Sex?
Apr 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 133 133 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro , Affair At Work The most shameful case in recent history was Thomas Lowe, an Egan, MN attorney representing a divorce client, who had an affair with her that lasted seven months. ...
What’s the “Freelance Isn’t Free” Law About?
Apr 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 129 129 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro , Freelance Isn't Free If this is the Company’s Attitude about paying you… …What Should your Attitude be like? It’s about protection for Freelancers being paid for their work in NY...
Lockheed Martin Age Discrimination Lawsuit | $51.5 Million in Damages
Apr 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 131 131 recommendations | email to a friend
In January 2017, a federal jury in Camden, NJ awarded a verdict of $51.5 million against Lockheed Martin for alleged age discrimination. Law.com   reported that the lawsuit claimed Lockheed Martin ...
WHAT IS THE NEW YORK WOMEN’S EQUALITY AGENDA?
Apr 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 132 132 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans In October 2015, New York passed eight bills that were known as the Women’s Equality Agenda. Seven of the provisions of this law went into effect on January 19, 2016. As an emp...
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Astoria Characters: The Tiffany Curator
Apr 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Lindsy’s the director/curator of The Neustadt. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling From the more than 250,000 pieces of Tiffany art glass at The Neustadt , Lindsy Parrott ...
Astoria Characters: The Words Worker
Apr 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
In a corner of her living room, in the shelter of a makeshift cubicle, Tracy Sayre sits typing on her 5-year-old black Toshiba laptop. Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Tracy is the founder of Writers Work...
Cheesy Bacon Cheeseburger Subs Recipe
Mar 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
When I'm not working on my many businesses, I'm in the kitchen, cookin' up somethin' good! My husband is like a big ol' kid, he is very picky when it comes to food. So, I like to throw together my ...

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Irish pub Bukowski’s opens in Maspeth
A new bar in Maspeth is making quite a name for itself.
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Forest Hills Stadium announces 2017 lineup
Indie rock band The National was just added for an October performance
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - April 27 - May 4
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Kickstarter raises funds for ‘The Jim Henson Exhibition’
The Museum of the Moving Image (MoMI) recently launched a Kickstarter campaign to complete preparations for “The Jim Henson Exhibition,” which will open later this year.
Apr 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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Goryeo Buddhist paintings on display in Flushing
In honor of Buddha’s birthday, Flushing Town Hall will host an art exhibit featuring three contemporary Korean artists who have inherited and developed the spirit and traditional techniques of Gory...
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - April 20 - April 27
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Performing artist Suzana Stankovic talks studio & creativity
Stankovic gave me insight in giving back to the community, teaching and artist empowerment.
Apr 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spring Jazz Fest returns this month
Queens Jazz OverGround, a collective promoting jazz performance and education in Queens, will host its fifth annual Spring Jazz Fest on Sunday, April 30.
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - April 13 - April 20
Entertainment events happening in Brooklyn and Queens.
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Songwriter Diana Hickman talks inspiration and loss
It’s been a whirlwind for neo soul artist Diana Hickman. And it’s been a long time coming.
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Seniors compete for Queens art competition
Last Thursday, seniors from various local community centers competed in a Senior Art Show at The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing at Queens.
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A night of culture with Japanese and Puerto Rican music
As one of Flushing Town Hall’s most exciting series to date, Global Mashup returns on Friday, April 7 with a joint concert between Japan and Puerto Rico.
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Dessert Goals is the sweetest festival to hit Brooklyn
Dessert Goals, a festival dedicated to trendy sweets, certainly lived up to its name during a weekend stint at Dobbin St. in Williamsburg.
Mar 31, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
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'REWOVEN' explores fiber art at QCC Art Gallery
A new Queensborough Community College art exhibit, “REWOVEN: Innovative Fiber art,” explores conceptual art depicting environmental and social issues. The issues are addressed in a convergence of p...
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Caffeine kick: Coffee and Tea Festival returns to Brooklyn
The annual Coffee and Tea Festival kept Brooklyn buzzing last weekend.
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