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Can College Football Players Unionize?
Feb 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: William Cafaro At least for the moment, the answer is Yes. Last week, the General Counsel National Labor Relations Board (NLRB)’s issued a Memo saying that football players at private colle...
Recent Ruling on Tip Credits, Tip Pooling and Tipped Employees
Feb 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
by Stephen D. Hans The Ninth Circuit Court decision in a recent case was a landmark ruling that favored tipped employees in the debate of tip pooling. It clarifies whether an employer who is not ta...
Can You Still Get Workers' Compensation Benefits if You Go Back to Work?
Feb 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers' Compensation Lawyers You were hurt on the job and out of work for a while. You've been able to find a job that your injuries allow you to perform,...
Welcome to Our New Personal Injury Website!
Feb 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
At the law offices of Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP , we’ve focused our practice on the needs of injured people across Long Island, Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx and the New York City metropolitan a...
Astoria Characters: The Returnee
Feb 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Dominique is a native of Astoria. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Dominique Perrot has painted striking stripes in her long, dark hair. She’s decided to go grey gracef...
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Important New Rights for Freelancers in NYC
Feb 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Article: By William Cafaro Important New Rights for Freelancers in NYC   "Freelance Isn't Free" Bill Passes in NYC, What Does it Mean? New York City Passes Freelancer Wage Protection Law The new la...
Astoria Characters: The Woman of the Cheese Caves
Feb 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Elizabeth’s the vice president of sales and marketing for Murray’s Cheese. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling When she was a little girl, Elizabeth Chubbuck used to climb...
Retractable Banner Marketing & Printing: Own Your NYC Trade Show
Feb 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 259 259 recommendations | email to a friend
Retractable banners are an ideal form of advertising in trade shows, conferences, and any public event. The perfect mix of high quality posters mixed with the ease of mobility with sturdiness makes...
Astoria Characters: The Shave-and-Snip Barber
Feb 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Val owns Val’s Barber Shop. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling There are only four stations at Val’s Barber Shop. Val Suyunov , the owner, mans the one closest to the fro...

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The Woman Who Came Back to Rediscover Her Past
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Feb 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents keep pressure on pol for joining IDC
Officials want Peralta to rejoin mainline conference
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officials announce lawsuit to prevent Astoria tenants from eviction
Claim apartments are protected by rent-stabilization laws
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queensbridge residents celebrate community center upgrades
Kids playing at the Jacob Riis Settlement House this summer will be able to do so with the comfort of air conditioning. Last Thursday, Queensbridge residents celebrated the completion of several up...
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local organizations continue efforts to resist Trump
Hundreds of residents attended what Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer called the “Resistance Town Hall” last Wednesday at MoMA PS1 in Long Island City. Building off a community speakout in Sunnyside, a m...
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Scammers pose as immigration agents in Woodside
Threaten to deport Latino man, takes his money
Feb 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Astoria art installation closes due to safety threats
An Astoria art installation that became a center of protest against President Donald Trump’s administration has closed. On Friday, the “He Will Not Divide Us” exhibit outside of the Museum of the M...
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EDC releases feasibility study on Sunnyside Yards project
Long-term proposal could cost up to $19 billion
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The Woman of the Cheese Caves
ASTORIA CHARACTERS
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The Old-Fashioned Shave-and-Snip Barber
There are only four stations at Val’s Barber Shop. Val Suyunov, the owner, mans the one closest to the front plate-glass window, where the shop’s humble name is proclaimed in big, bold golden lette...
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Mayor touts successes of gun violence prevention
The residents of Queensbridge Houses have gone a full year without any shootings, and the mayor wants the whole city to know it. Mayor Bill de Blasio joined elected officials, community leaders and...
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Astoria residents rally in support of Muslim community
Hundreds of Astoria residents, young and old, came together on a cold Friday night to support the local Muslim community. Local elected officials hosted the rally on Steinway Street, home to a larg...
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Parents, students demand stop sign at LIC intersection
Pol helps install symbolic “People’s Stop Sign”
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Angry constituents confront pol about joining breakaway Dem group
Protesters clash with supporters outside town hall meeting
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Astoria pol unveils proposal to reinvest in Steinway Street
State of the District address touts first-term accomplishments
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