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SPRING SAFETY TIPS FOR MOTORISTS, PEDESTRIANS AND BICYCLISTS
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 136 136 recommendations | email to a friend
As the weather warms up, people take to the road and want to spend more time outdoors. In particular, an increasing number of bicyclists and pedestrians join the thoroughfares, and motorists need t...
Employee Salary Histories
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
Can Employers Ask Employees About their Salary History? On May 4, 2017, the New York City Council passed a bill that limited what an employer can ask job candidates about their salary history, comp...
Astoria Characters: The Sandwich King's Sons
Apr 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Sal, Kris & Charlie’s Deli, a.k.a. The Sandwich King of Astoria, at 33-12 23rd Ave. Text and photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Standing at a silver slicing machine, John Gordon l...
What Employers Should Know About the New York Women’s Equality Act
Apr 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 274 274 recommendations | email to a friend
Clarifications for Employers for Women in the Workplace In June of 2014, the Governor Andrew Cuomo of New York signed amendments to the New York State Human Rights Law, which bolstered civil rights...
Astoria Characters: The Artist Who Plays See-and-Think
Apr 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Alex grew up in Pennsylvania. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling “My work,” says Alex Markwith , “is meant to inspire a conversation.” Alex, who is dressed in all black, ...
Wish You Had a Case Against Harvey Weinstein? Maybe Not
Apr 05, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
The parent company of Weinstein Co.filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Delaware on March 20, 2018. Before that, Eric Schneiderman, the New York Attorney General, had filed a lawsuit again...
How Does the New York Compassionate Care Act Affect Employers?
Apr 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
The New York Compassionate Care Act (NYCCA) protects patients who are certified to use medical marijuana from being subject to criminal or civil marijuana charges. We live in an age where some stat...
Astoria Characters: The Woman Who Owns City Scrap Metal
Apr 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling City Scrap Metal is at 34-12 Borden Ave., Long Island City. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Michele Rothman pulls a coil of Bare Bright Copper No. 1 out of a plastic b...
MORE ABOUT EMPLOYEE WAGE DEDUCTIONS
Mar 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans As an employer, have you ever wondered if a wage deduction you made was legal? New York Labor Law establishes what is legal and what is not for wage deductions. If you have que...
RESTAURANT INDUSTRY: FAQS ABOUT TIPS
Mar 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 284 284 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans Owners in the restaurant industry often have questions about tips. As a restaurant owner, it’s important to know your rights and responsibilities regarding tips so you can avoi...

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Mullin’s Biggest Win Needs to Be Springboard for 2019
The 2017-2018 season has been anything but kind to Chris Mullin and the St. Johns Red Storm. A solid start in the non-conference schedule followed up by an abysmal 0-11 start in Big East play has h...
Feb 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s shocks Duke, ends 11-game losing streak
Between the 1998 and 2012, St. John’s and Duke met once a year. The Red Storm actually won three of those contests (2000, 2003 and 2011) and pushed the Blue Devils in a few others. Although the one...
Feb 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens native flying under the radar at Hofstra
Currently fourth-highest scorer in D-I basketball
Feb 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John's women win two by 30-plus
After recording the most lopsided conference win in 13 years just two days prior, the St. John’s women’s basketball team added another blowout victory with a 70-36 triumph over Xavier on Sunday aft...
Feb 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dunn making a Brooklyn boy’s fantasy a reality
Growing up in Bedford-Stuyvesant, most kids dream of making it out, and often times it’s through basketball or music. Numerous kids face the trials and tribulations, but few will ever experience tr...
Jan 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eagles Channelling Inner-Balboa and Have More Than a Puncher's Chance
We have reached the climax of the 2017 NFL Season. The Super Bowl matchup that I’m sure many expected to see at the midway point came to fruition. How we got there? Nobody saw that coming. The New ...
Jan 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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LuHi wins SNY Invitational, Molloy goes 0-2
According to Long Island Lutheran head coach John Buck, winning the SNY Invitational was a season long goal for his Crusaders. “No matter what happens, this is pretty special,” said Buck moments af...
Jan 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Things get harder for STJ
Playing its final unranked opponent before a three-game stretch featuring three top-10 opponents, St. John’s struggled offensively on Saturday afternoon at Hinkle Fieldhouse, falling to Butler, 70-...
Jan 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Aviation Boys Varsity Basketball team is off to a flying start
Aviation High School is an “A” rated career and technical school located in Long Island City. The school is primarily known for its academics and FAA program, but the school's athletic programs are...
Jan 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Peterson saved from himself, and Spence, to end bout
Caps full night of pro boxing at Barclays
Jan 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Giants Coaching Hire a Safe & Secure Choice
After about a month and change of speculation, the search for the next Giants head coach is over. The Giants have found their guy and, yes, I’m sure to the chagrin of some, it is not Patriots head ...
Jan 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Russell’s return, Dinwiddie’s revenge as Nets win two to end the week
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Jan 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s now 0-8 in Big East after double OT loss
The St. John’s men’s basketball team dropped its first double-overtime contest since 2014 on Saturday, falling on the road to Georgetown, 93-89. Leading by five with 24 seconds remaining in the fir...
Jan 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Comeback for Queens College
COLLEGE BASKETBALL
Jan 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Five-game win streak ends for St. John's women
COLLEGE BASEKTBALL
Jan 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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