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Astoria Characters: The Actor at the Funeral Home
Jul 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling You can meet Sean at O’Shea-Hoey Funeral Home. Text and photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Seventeen. That’s how many pounds Sean Church gained to play Eddie, the lead in Sam Shep...
How Can We Help Syrian Refugees
Jul 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
The timeline of the Syrian civil war is full of violence, fear, and devastation for the local people. The society built on the cradle of civilization is suffering the world biggest refugee crisis. ...
MIDDLE VILLAGE YOUNG PEOPLE NOT WORKING
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 218 218 recommendations | email to a friend
MIDDLE VILLAGE-has more young people not working between 22 years of age to 40 years of age. They mostly live with their parents or parent. Imagine no guidance, no retirement plans, just existing d...
Over-packing Your Car Can Make Driving More Dangerous
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 247 247 recommendations | email to a friend
Packing Your Car Wisely for Vacations With warmer weather here and children out of school, many people are taking to the road for vacation trips. While you want to be sure you pack what you need to...
What Employers Should Know About Retaliation Claims
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
by Stephen D. Hans Retaliation Claims May Include Emotional Distress Damages A precedent has been set in relation to retaliation claims brought against employers. Two courts of appeals, the Sixth a...
Workers’ Compensation in New York—What You Need to Know—Part One
Jul 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP You’ve been hurt on the job in the state of New York. You’ve heard from others that you are entitled to workers’ compensation benefits. But what does that mean? How does th...
What You Should Know About Construction Job Vehicle Accidents in New York
Jul 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Unsafe Conditions Can Lead to Serious Construction Job Vehicle Accidents Construction job motor vehicle accidents often occur due to OSHA violations.  Many diffe...
Astoria Characters: The Cabaret Singer
Jul 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Becca beat cancer — twice. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Cancer and cabaret. Those are the two Cs that have defined Becca C. Kidwell ’s life in the last year. To all...
Astoria Characters: The 92-Year-Old Vet Who's Fighting for His Wife
Jul 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
  Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Eddie is a WWII and Korean War veteran. Text and photos by Nancy A. Ruhling These days, Eddie Indellicati is playing a lot of solitaire. He sits at his computer in the l...
Astoria Characters: The Colorist
Jun 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Shawna works for ARROJO Studio in SoHo. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling What’s for breakfast? It’s Saturday, one of Shawna Morlock ’s days off, so the answer is chocol...

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Reasons for NYCHA money doesn't matter to tenants
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Apr 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 262 262 recommendations | email to a friend
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Virtual 'realty'
Q. I went on one of the online real estate websites and saw that they valued my home pretty high. When I met a real estate agent, however, he told me my home was not worth that much. Who should I b...
Apr 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
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Know the Warning Signs of Oral Cancer
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Apr 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 144 144 recommendations | email to a friend
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Empowering Women to Run in 2021
Susan B. Anthony said in 1897, “There will never be complete equality until women themselves help make laws and elect lawmakers.” Thanks in part to Anthony’s life work and that of her fellow suffra...
Mar 27, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 168 168 recommendations | email to a friend
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You're delayed, but the MTA isn't sure why
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Mar 27, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
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USCIS Changes to Asylum Interview Scheduling
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has made changes to how the agency will schedule interviews for affirmative asylum applications. Rather than interviewing those who have been waiti...
Mar 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
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Keep Students Learning, Not Protesting
Just when I think that I’ve seen everything and that things can’t get more bizarre, I’m proven wrong. It was reported in the news on March 15 that Governor Andrew Cuomo, in an open letter, called o...
Mar 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 240 240 recommendations | email to a friend
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Challenge to Cuomo good for New York
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Adjusting to Daylight Saving Time
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Mar 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 152 152 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grand Old Days of the Queens GOP
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Docs can keep dangerous drivers off the road
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High Schoolers Can Boost American Business
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Mar 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
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New toll system taking its toll on drivers
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Mar 06, 2018 | 2 2 comments | 148 148 recommendations | email to a friend
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Buying while selling
Q. I am selling my house and buying an apartment. What do I do first? I need the money from the house to buy, but I’m afraid to accept an offer. A. This is not an uncommon situation. Most of the pe...
Feb 27, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
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We Need Your Guidance on 'The Guide'
While recent U.S. Census figures illustrate a declining national poverty rate, down to 12.7 percent in 2016 from 13.5 percent in 2015, the inescapable fact was that nationally more than 40 million ...
Feb 27, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 158 158 recommendations | email to a friend
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