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Astoria Characters: The Thanks-Giving Guy
Nov 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Chick-N-Soup is at 30-12 Astoria Blvd. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling When Lou Romano Trujillo looks out over the tables at Chick-N-Soup, all he can think of is his g...
Have You Suffered from a Catastrophic Injury?
Nov 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
Why Is Legal Help Vital for Catastrophic Injuries? People who suffer from catastrophic injuries are typically saddled with exorbitant medical costs, lost income and other financial hardships. Howev...
Bronx Hit and Run Accidents Result in Serious Injury and Death
Nov 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
Hit and run Accidents Are Common in the Bronx In September of 2018, major media networks reported three fatal hit-and-run accidents in the Bronx: September 3.   A car near the intersection of the C...
Recent Hit and Run Accidents that Occurred in Queens, New York
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Why Hit and Run Accidents Can Be So Devastating A hit and run accident leaves the injured victim abandoned at the scene of the accident. While any serious car accident is a traumatic experience, be...
Proving That Your Injury Was Work-Related
Nov 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
New York City |   Bronx   | Brooklyn |   Queens   Workers’ Compensation Lawyers In the aftermath of a work-related injury, one of the first things you’ll likely do is file a workers’ compensation c...
Employment Ad Discrimination: Where to Draw the Lines
Nov 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
Facebook Faces Allegations of Job Ads that Discriminate Against Women When an employer creates an ad that excludes a protected class, grounds often exist for a discrimination lawsuit. For example, ...
Astoria Characters: The Print Promoter
Nov 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling K.Y. is from Hong Kong. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling The first thing you notice about K.Y. Chow is his apron. It’s green, the color of a forest in deep shade. He po...
The Million Women March on Washington: Another Moment in History
Nov 09, 2018 | 12 12 comments | 527 527 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:US Coachways   Bus Rental   The Million Women March on Washington: Another Moment in History Million Women March Gets the Nation’s Attention Is the Million Women March on Washington going to...
Hurricane Irma | How Vital Buses Are Before and After Hurricanes
Nov 09, 2018 | 7 7 comments | 541 541 recommendations | email to a friend
Hurricane Irma | How Vital Buses Are Before and After Hurricanes September 6, 2017 Bus Rental ,     Florida Governor Rick Scott issued an executive order declaring a state of emergency in all 67 co...
Astoria Characters: The Acting Cafe Owner
Nov 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Sonbobs is at 34-15 28th Ave. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling After she takes a tray of pineapple coconut muffins out of the oven, Sonnie Brown concentrates on the fro...

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Library praise
Dear Editor, I was reading comments in the church bulletin by Reverend Kevin McBrien of Our Lady of the Snows in Floral Park, who praised the Glen Oaks Public Library. I agree. I live in Glen Oaks ...
Aug 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 143 143 recommendations | email to a friend
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Beware Cortez
Dear Editor, Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez is reveling in her victory, one that may be short-lived. An admitted socialist, her comments about an alleged massacre of Palestinians in Israel and her desire ...
Jul 31, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 144 144 recommendations | email to a friend
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Costly upgrades
Dear Editor, What other future transit capital projects and programs might have to be cut to speed up findings the billions that would be required for "MTA needs to prioritize accessibility" (In Ou...
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Simple mistake
Dear Editor, On July 15, the FBI arrested the Russian citizen Maria Butina, claiming that she had failed to register as a foreign agent with the Department of Justice. It seems to me that her activ...
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Northwell security
Dear Editor, Northwell Health hospitals are arming officers to protect staff, patients, and families. Northwell is only doing what has to be done in the wake of all the recent violence. I have seen...
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Latrine duty
Dear Editor, Last week a teenager was arrested and charged with destroying a stone plaque memorial honoring Navy SEAL and Medal of Honor recipient Lieutenant Michael P. Murphy in Lake Ronkonkoma. I...
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BQX for NYC
Dear Editor, What makes New York unique among all world cities is the entire palette of cultural and global experiences that make us all New Yorkers by a little fraction – or a big one. Among these...
Jul 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 139 139 recommendations | email to a friend
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Flood of memories?
Dear Editor, The “Back in the Day” page in the July 5th issue was very interesting. The flooding article was both informative and very sad at the same time. Isn’t it a shame that an article from 19...
Jul 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 112 112 recommendations | email to a friend
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Keep studying
Dear Editor, What ever happened to the promised MTA feasibility study for restoration of Long Island Railroad service on the old Rockaway Beach line? The original completion date was June 2017. It ...
Jul 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 135 135 recommendations | email to a friend
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Great no longer?
Dear Editor, Americans have been accepted throughout the world as saviors and as villains. Our past includes episodes of greatness and questionable actions. History is the means to look backwards p...
Jul 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 122 122 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hyndman wrong
Dear Editor, Assemblywoman Alicia Hyndman's op-ed "The Tale of Two School Districts" is wrongheaded and misleading. She writes that deciding which students attend the city's specialized high school...
Jul 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 137 137 recommendations | email to a friend
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Space savers
Dear Editor, Just a question for all those business owners complaining that the loss of parking spaces in Forest Hills and Rego Park is affecting their business negatively: how many of you are park...
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Liberty climber
Dear Editor, So Therese Okoumou, the moron Statue of Liberty climber, responded outside the court by raising her fist and blowing kisses to her supporters. Well, for putting EMS personnel in danger...
Jul 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 123 123 recommendations | email to a friend
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And Simon says?
Dear Editor, Borough President Melinda Katz isn't the only one who's not "feeling groovy" about Paul Simon's decision to charge admission for his "farewell" concert in Flushing Meadows Corona Park....
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Airtrain hot air
Dear Editor, There are other obstacles to the LaGuardia Air Train besides Governor Andrew Cuomo's recently authorization to use eminent domain for the project. The LIRR will be unable to run trains...
Jul 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 155 155 recommendations | email to a friend
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