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Astoria Characters: The Couple Walked by the Wheaten Terrier
Jan 22, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Constantine was born in Astoria. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling When the front door opens, Henry springs into action like a Pogo stick on speed, jumping up and down, ...
Leo Vadalà’s “Some Grief, Some Joy” Will Move The Reader...
Jan 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
Review by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Historical fiction  is a literary genre in which the plot takes place in a setting located in the past. The term is commonly used as a synonym for the  historical n...
Astoria Characters: The Salsa Master
Jan 18, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Nancy A. Ruhling Jean Franco’s the owner of Salsa In Queens. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Salsa In Queens is going to open soon, so Jean Franco Vergaray grabs a broom and starts sweeping the...
The Ever Changing World of Web Design & Websites
Jan 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 165 165 recommendations | email to a friend
A Brief Look Back and Look Forward at Websites It's a fact that the world of web design and websites is ever changing. New improvements in design and technology emerge all the time. Can you imagine...
How Important Is ADA Compliance for Your Website?
Jan 11, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 181 181 recommendations | email to a friend
ADA Non-Compliance and The Beyonce Website Lawsuit According to the   Hollywood Reporter , the lawsuit alleges that visually impaired users do not have equal access to the website’s products and se...
Assault Injuries and Premises Liability — Negligent Security, Muggings, Sexual Assault Long Island
Jan 11, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 154 154 recommendations | email to a friend
Is a Property Owner Liable for Your Assault Injuries? Negligent security is a category of law that falls under premises liability. It refers to the property owner’s negligence in maintaining secure...
Age Discrimination: ADEA Becomes More Far Reaching
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The Supreme Court Rules that ADEA Applies to All Government Levels In October 2018, the Supreme Court reached a decision that made the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) cover a broad scop...
A Look Back on Sexual Harassment Charges in 2018
Jan 11, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 152 152 recommendations | email to a friend
EEOC Sexual Harassment Charges Statistics Surged The increase in sexual harassment lawsuits brought by the EEOC was 50 percent higher in 2018 than they were in 2017. The EEOC filed 66 harassment la...
Astoria Characters: The Daughter Who Took Over the Family Business
Jan 08, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Gerri is the owner of AirLogix. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling When Gerri Domenikos was growing up, she always figured that she would go into the family’s commercial ...
Astoria Characters: The Yiddish Actor
Jan 01, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling You can see Adam in Fiddler on the Roof . Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling When Adam B. Shapiro introduces himself, he makes a big point of emphasizing his middle initi...

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Like Father, Like Sons at Gyro World
Dimitris Petridis opened up the first Gyro World in 2005 on Northern Boulevard and 195th Street in Flushing, and later expanded to multiple locations in Queens with the help of his two sons, Konsta...
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Flushing Town Hall unveils summer lineup
Flushing Town Hall recently revealed their new summer programming which offers global arts for a global community.
Jul 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 246 246 recommendations | email to a friend
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Movies With A View returns to Brooklyn Bridge Park
Movies With A View is returning for its 19th year at the Brooklyn Bridge Park.
Jul 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 272 272 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - July 5 - 12
Entertainment events happening in Queens and Brooklyn
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Steps: More than a clothing store in Forest Hills
The little shop with the bright blue sign saying “Steps- New York” on Austin Street isn’t your typical Forest Hills clothing boutique store that just wants to make a sale.
Jun 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 266 266 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kew Gardens Festival of Cinema returns
In addition to a film lineup featuring 110 works, the Kew Gardens Festival of Cinema recently announced that the Regal Entertainment Group
Jun 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 219 219 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - June 28 - July 5
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Broadway in the Boros kicks off in Brooklyn
Last Friday, Broadway stars came to the Plaza at 300 Ashland in Downtown Brooklyn to share some of the best songs from hit musicals.
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 289 289 recommendations | email to a friend
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An Abundance of Talent in “DREAM, AbunDantly!”
If you loved the "Dreamgirls," you’re going to love “DREAM, AbunDantly!”
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 265 265 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - June 21 - June 29
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Can you handle the Nathan's Famous hot dog contest?
How many hot dogs can you eat in 12 minutes? If the answer is 70 or more, Nathan’s Famous is inviting you to the qualifying event for the annual Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest.
Jun 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 278 278 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stars convene at Popsugar’s Play/Ground festival
Women were at the forefront of the first annual Popsugar Play/Ground festival at Pier 94 this weekend.
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Schooner teaches marine ecology and sailing history
The South Street Seaport Museum’s ship “Pioneer” is making its way around the fishing grounds of Bay Ridge.
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - June 14 - June 21
Entertainment events happening in Brooklyn and Queens
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Variety Boys and Girls Club hosts its first international film festival
The Variety Boys and Girls Club of Queens hosted its first ever international film festival over the weekend.
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