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Astoria Characters: The Monster Maker
Feb 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
  Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Sky Deviler on the loose. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Somewhere sinister, in a secret lab, Dr. Cube, a mad scientist intent on ruling the universe, is making a m...
Using Our Schools to Curb School Shootings
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Cindy Silver-LeClaire Access to Counseling and Instilling Values are Key to Addressing Culture of Violence Once again, we are collectively stunned, watching reports of a number of high scho...
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Recovers $700,000 in a Settlement Prior to Trial
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP recovered $700,000 for a 43-year-old Asian male sign installer in a settlement prior to trial. The sign installer fell from a 16-foot extension ladder at a renovation...
Surrogate Court Gives Lifetime Promise Priority Over Will
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Perhaps the most common way to transfer property upon death in the State of New York is through a valid will or trust.   What happens, though, if you’ve entered into a binding contract to transfer ...
Job Termination: What Should You Know?
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Frequently Asked Questions About Job Termination Deciding to fire or layoff an employee is often a tough decision. Sometimes employees have adverse reactions and retaliate if they believe the termi...
Astoria Characters: The Art-Foundry Owner
Feb 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
  Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Michael’s family owns Sculpture House Casting. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling What’s your title? It’s not meant to be a funny question, but it makes Michael Perrott...
Jamie Lynn Macchia, From Miss New York To The Campaign For #MoreThan4: A Young Woman On The Path Of Success.
Feb 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
  Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Jamie Lynn Macchia is a 26-year-old Magna Cum Laude graduate of Wagner College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Arts Administration and Marketing. While in...
Court Limits Scope of Release Involving Estate and Trust Accounting
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bonnie Lawston   |   Feb 7, 2018   |   Estate Administration It’s pretty common procedure for a fiduciary to a trust to obtain a release, with the objective of waiving the fiduciary’s obligati...
HELPING RESTAURANT OWNERS NAVIGATE THE NEW YORK LABOR LAWS
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans   | Feb 7, 2018 |   Employment Defense Attorney FAQ for Restaurant Owners For restaurant owners, who are busy running their day-to-day business, New York Labor laws can seem li...
When Should You Hire a Personal Injury Law Firm to Handle Your Accident Case?
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
If you have been in an accident and suffered serious injury, there is a good likelihood that you have considerable expenses involved with your recovery — hospital bills, doctor bills, rehabilitatio...

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Giant Rock rededicated in East Elmhurst
Don’t call it a pet rock anymore. Giant Rock, a bedrock in the East Elmhurst community, was the star of a rededication ceremony initiated by the Corona-East Elmhurst Historic Preservation Society l...
Oct 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community advocate remembered with street renaming
Lily Gavin remembered for contribution to civic life
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New permanent addition to be built at PS 2
Facility will replace old modular building
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Disability advocates call for elevators at renovated train stations
Pols blast MTA for misusing funds for beautification
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Schools chancellor meets with District 24 parents
Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina visited PS 199 in Sunnyside last Thursday night for a town hall with local parents. Farina answered questions on a variety of education issues, including expanding ...
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GOP City Council hopeful discusses local, national issues
City Council candidate and U.S. Army veteran Marvin Jeffcoat is a strong believer in limited government. “Once they exceed health, safety and welfare, they’re starting to encroach on your constitut...
Oct 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Chamber discusses ‘the next generation of manufacturing’
Panel highlights goals, investments in advanced technology
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Symposium seeks to redefine narrative about charter schools
Panel discusses issues of race, class integration
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New mental health, wellness center opens in Astoria
Goodwill Industries unveiled its new integrated health and wellness center in Astoria at a ribbon-cutting ceremony last Thursday. The facility at 4-21 27th Avenue will provide primary medical care,...
Oct 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Legal Aid files injunction on NYSUM to stop intimidation
Queens tenants reported harassment by landlord
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Community rallies for traffic light at Sunnyside intersection
Educators worry about safety of growing student population
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The Champion of Whitey Ford Field
“I’m standing in the center field.” Neil Herdan wants to make sure I can identify him when I arrive at Whitey Ford Field, so that’s the message he texts. The Grape Dutches, a team in the Astoria So...
Oct 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sunnyside Arch to get new LED lights
The iconic Sunnyside Arch on Queens Boulevard and 46th Street will shine even brighter than before. Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer joined the Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District (BID) and l...
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Pols blast city for housing homeless in LIC hotel
Officials feel “blindsided” by move without notification
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