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Astoria Characters: The Happy Household
Nov 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Katrina, Homer and Tiffany. Text and photos by Nancy A. Ruhling At the entrance to the basement apartment, there’s a sign that proclaims, in all-capital letters, “LOVE LIV...
Miami Mobile App Development
Nov 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
App Developer Miami offers app development that features best user experience, easy integration, optimization & assured 100% approval from the app developers. Miami Mobile App Development is a fast...
Application Development
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Mobile App Development New York offers mobile application development that features best user experience, easy integration, optimization and assured 100% approval from the app developers.
Mobile App Development Denver
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Mobile App Development Denver design and develop native apps for startups and enterprise clients in Denver. You ask for your needs & our developers will work for you to satisfy that with best resul...
Astoria Characters: The Canine Crew
Nov 05, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Bandit, Miro and Raffi greet each other. Text and photos by Nancy A. Ruhling It’s play time! Miro , a 2-year-old Australian Shepherd/hound mix who has a dash of blue in on...
ASK RON VILLANO
Nov 04, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
Ron Villano, M.S., LMHC, ASAC is the leading expert in working through change. As a father who lost his 17-year old son in an auto accident, he always speaks from the heart. As a licensed mental he...
No Mandatory Arbitration Under the NYS Anti-Sexual Harassment Law
Oct 30, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 270 270 recommendations | email to a friend
Will the Provision Hold Up Under Higher Court Scrutiny? New York’s new anti-sexual harassment law states that New York employers may no longer include mandatory arbitration clauses for sexual haras...
Breaking it Down – the New Sexual Harassment Laws in New York
Oct 30, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 148 148 recommendations | email to a friend
As of October 9, 2019, Employees are more protected from discrimination in New York than ever before, and Employers are subjected to new standards of which they must be familiar to protect themselv...
Astoria Characters: The Kong-tastic Couple
Oct 29, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Surprise! It’s Ella. Text and photos by Nancy A. Ruhling What a Kong-tastic day! Powell  “Chuck E. Baby” Leonard and Ella “Miz E with a Z” Louise Smith are standing on the...
GASP! THE NEW ANTI-DISCRIMINATION LAWS ARE IN – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW AS BOTH AN EMPLOYER AND EMPLOYEE
Oct 24, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 142 142 recommendations | email to a friend
As I previously blogged on the topic, the New York State Senate and Assembly passed an omnibus bill that completely overhauls New York State’s dated and out of touch anti-discrimination laws, and i...

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We apologize for throwing your money in the trash
We never actually ran this photo we received from the press office of Queens Borough President Helen Marshall back in June, but you can be sure that we won't be making that costly mistake again. Yo...
Aug 31, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 148 148 recommendations | email to a friend
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Biviano takes his case straight to big media
Like getting mail? Then you must love it every time an election comes around! You know how we know that State Senator Toby Stavisky is working hard? Because our mailbox tells us so. At least that's...
Aug 17, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 163 163 recommendations | email to a friend
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Protesters crash street renaming
It's only the beginning of August and things have already started to get ugly in the Corona political world. Or rather, the ugliness of Corona politics is back from its summer break - things have b...
Aug 10, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 179 179 recommendations | email to a friend
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Working Families or Hardly Working?
Backroom politics over at the Board of Elections...we don't believe it for one minute! But that's exactly what Anthony Como, who is challenging State Senator Joseph Addabbo this November for his se...
Aug 04, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 197 197 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pol & reporters do a little "Rangel"-ing
Could all of the stress of the ethics probe and pending charges against New York City Congressman Charlie Rangel finally be getting to him? Rangel has been scolding and snapping at reporters like a...
Jul 27, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 215 215 recommendations | email to a friend
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This won't be a negative-Frei race
Has civility finally returned to local politics? The race to fill the seat being vacated by Assemblyman Michael Gianaris in Astoria - who is in turn the clear frontrunner to replace the retiring Ge...
Jul 20, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 238 238 recommendations | email to a friend
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Who wants free papers?
You might recall that after taking a brief hiatus from the City Council, Karen Koslowitz was re-elected to represent the Forest Hills district she once repped before term limits forced her out in 2...
Jul 20, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 255 255 recommendations | email to a friend
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Driscoll says 'so long' to Parkside
Bill Driscoll, the senior founding partner at The Parkside Group, has suddenly parted ways with Evan Stavisky and Harry Gianoulis. Driscoll was considered the most savvy at the political consulting...
Jul 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 256 256 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marty: see you in a few years LeBron!
There were a whole lot of people upset about LeBron James' decision to leave the Cavaliers for the Miami Heat, none more so than the fine people of Cleveland, OH. But King James let down a whole lo...
Jul 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 264 264 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weiner with catch up on ESPN
We gotten used to seeing Congressman Anthony Weiner all over our television sets as of late. The Brooklyn/Queens representative has become one of the most outspoken members of Congress, and has mos...
Jul 06, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 269 269 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bet you think this Pol Position is about you? It is!
So was it a fundraiser or wasn't it? Well, that depends on who you ask. Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney was criticized recently for attending a Carole King and James Taylor "concert" in Washington, D...
Jun 30, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 295 295 recommendations | email to a friend
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Talk is cheap
Look out naive and sloppy journos, Errol Louis is going to out you! Louis, a columnist with The Daily News, recently had Congressman Gregory Meeks as a guest on WWRL's Morning Show with Errol Louis...
Jun 30, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 283 283 recommendations | email to a friend
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Aqueduct will become a big campaign chip
The news over the controversial pick of Aqueduct Entertainment Group (AEG) to run a future casino - or as it has been dubbed a “racino” - full of video lottery terminals just keeps getting worse. N...
Jun 22, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 282 282 recommendations | email to a friend
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What's in a kiss? A lot in Albany!
Anthony Como wasn't the only GOP candidate to pounce on an opportunity to discredit their challenger this past week. Rick Lazio, who is running for governor and will likely face current Attorney Ge...
Jun 22, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 284 284 recommendations | email to a friend
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Come on, it's just a million bucks!
Really, what's $1 million or so if you're the richest man in the world? Well, $1 million might be a drop in the bucket to billionaire mayor Michael Bloomberg, but the money apparently isn't an insi...
Jun 16, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 284 284 recommendations | email to a friend
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