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Astoria Characters: The Paper Engineer
Sep 17, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Gene is a paper engineer/graphic designer/illustrator. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling From the stack of books on his desk, Gene Vosough brings forth a gold-tooled tom...
Register Now for Fall Dance in Forest Hills!
Sep 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 568 568 recommendations | email to a friend
The fall session of children's dance classes at the Commonpoint Queens Central Queens School of Dance begins this Sunday, September 15. Space is still available in our Sunday Ballet/Tap class for 5...
Elevator Accident: New York Premises Liability Law
Sep 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 592 592 recommendations | email to a friend
Tragic Elevator Accident from a Legal Perspective A fatal elevator accident occurred at a 23-story Manhattan apartment building near the end of August. The elevator malfunction killed a 30-year old...
Falls from Ladders Can Result in Serious Injury or Death
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Safety Tips from OSHA to Avoid Falling from a Ladder Falls from ladders are the leading cause of death in the construction industry. In fact, according to   OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Adm...
The Van De Water Law Firm, P.C. Opens New Office
Sep 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 561 561 recommendations | email to a friend
The Long Island firm has relocated its office to Woodbury, New York Press Release - updated: Sep 11, 2019 20:28 EDT WOODBURY, N.Y., September 11, 2019 (Newswire.com) - The Van De Water Law Firm, P....
Details of the NY Anti-Sexual Harassment Law for 2019
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The New NY Anti-Sexual Harassment Law: What Employers Should Know Additional New York State anti-sexual harassment law protections came into existence in August 2019. Under the new law, sexual hara...
NY Anti-Sexual Harassment Training
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Have You and Your Employees Done the NY Current Anti-Sexual Harassment Training? NY State law requires that employers do Anti-Sexual Harassment training, based on a law signed into effect in 2018. ...
Astoria Characters: The Guy Who Saved the Cat That Fell From the Sky
Sep 10, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
By now, most of you probably have heard the story. Phil Cappadora was on his bicycle making a Postmates food delivery at noon on July 25 on 27 th Street and Hoyt Avenue when he heard about an injur...
How Entrancei can bring you Success
Sep 06, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 322 322 recommendations | email to a friend
In order to attain crystal clear concepts one must have excellent command over class 7 science . The tireless work is done by teachers at Entrancei in order to provide the solution to every questio...
Astoria Characters: The Green-Juice Gardener
Sep 03, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Robert is the founder of the juice business The Highest Good. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling “Try this.” Robert Urban plucks a little leaf off the sorrel next to his ...

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Why the Uber Cap Hurts Drivers Like Me
According to Mayor Bill de Blasio, the city’s decision to extend the cap on For Hire Vehicle (FHV) licenses is meant to help hard-working drivers like myself. Unfortunately, it does the opposite. I...
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A Closer Look at Gluten-Free Diets
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Trump’s comments are antithetical to NYC
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The Price of a Highway Pile-up
While work was being performed, a two-car accident occurred approximately 200 feet south of the taper where the lanes of traffic merged. No changes to the lane closure set up were made following th...
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Fulfill an American hero’s dying wish
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How could taking roof measurements result in a civil lawsuit?
In a case involving Labor Law § 240(1), a masonry company was hired by a building owner to perform work on its building. That masonry company hired a fabricating company to fabricate sills, lintels...
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What do jurors decide in trip and fall cases?
Tragedy usually comes when you least expect it. That was true for a 74-year-old man who slipped and fell as he was going down the stairs to the subway. He attempted to board the train at Rockefelle...
Jul 02, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 170 170 recommendations | email to a friend
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Supreme Court made right call on citizenship question
Last week, the Supreme Court blocked the Trump administration from adding a citizenship question to the 2020 Census. In a 5-4 decision, the high court sent the case back to the lower court, effecti...
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What do jurors decide in trip and fall cases?
Tragedy usually comes when you least expect it. That was true for a 74-year-old man who slipped and fell as he was going down the stairs to the subway. He attempted to board the train at Rockefelle...
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Settlement or verdict?
A man was driving his scooter down the street. The scooter required him to have a valid motorcycle license, which of course he had. He is a Polish immigrant and American citizen who has worked in c...
Jun 25, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 188 188 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pass the American Dream and Promise Act
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Protecting Cities from Rising Water
Across the country, policymakers are scrambling to protect their communities from the effects of climate change. In January, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker proposed real-estate tax increases ...
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Preventing and Slowing Parkinson’s Disease Progression
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Can you recover money for a ‘cleaning’ accident?
A 44-year old man was injured while performing renovation work when he was caused to fall from a height.
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Human Instrument and a Soul to the Universe
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