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Leo Vadalà’s “Some Grief, Some Joy” Will Move The Reader...
Jan 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Review by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Historical fiction  is a literary genre in which the plot takes place in a setting located in the past. The term is commonly used as a synonym for the  historical n...
Astoria Characters: The Salsa Master
Jan 18, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Nancy A. Ruhling Jean Franco’s the owner of Salsa In Queens. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Salsa In Queens is going to open soon, so Jean Franco Vergaray grabs a broom and starts sweeping the...
How Important Is ADA Compliance for Your Website?
Jan 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 229 229 recommendations | email to a friend
ADA Non-Compliance and The Beyonce Website Lawsuit According to the   Hollywood Reporter , the lawsuit alleges that visually impaired users do not have equal access to the website’s products and se...
The Ever Changing World of Web Design & Websites
Jan 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 141 141 recommendations | email to a friend
A Brief Look Back and Look Forward at Websites It's a fact that the world of web design and websites is ever changing. New improvements in design and technology emerge all the time. Can you imagine...
Assault Injuries and Premises Liability — Negligent Security, Muggings, Sexual Assault Long Island
Jan 11, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 127 127 recommendations | email to a friend
Is a Property Owner Liable for Your Assault Injuries? Negligent security is a category of law that falls under premises liability. It refers to the property owner’s negligence in maintaining secure...
Age Discrimination: ADEA Becomes More Far Reaching
Jan 11, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 141 141 recommendations | email to a friend
The Supreme Court Rules that ADEA Applies to All Government Levels In October 2018, the Supreme Court reached a decision that made the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) cover a broad scop...
A Look Back on Sexual Harassment Charges in 2018
Jan 11, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
EEOC Sexual Harassment Charges Statistics Surged The increase in sexual harassment lawsuits brought by the EEOC was 50 percent higher in 2018 than they were in 2017. The EEOC filed 66 harassment la...
Astoria Characters: The Daughter Who Took Over the Family Business
Jan 08, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Gerri is the owner of AirLogix. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling When Gerri Domenikos was growing up, she always figured that she would go into the family’s commercial ...
Astoria Characters: The Yiddish Actor
Jan 01, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling You can see Adam in Fiddler on the Roof . Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling When Adam B. Shapiro introduces himself, he makes a big point of emphasizing his middle initi...
Astoria Characters: The Comfort-Food Chef
Dec 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Nick is the executive chef at The Bonnie and Sweet Afton. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Ah, comfort food. Whether it’s mac and cheese or mashed potatoes, it’s what g...

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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - December 27 - January 3
Art The Sculpture of Gonzalo Fonseca - Ongoing until January 2019 - Sculpture by Other Means will occupy the Museum’s second-floor galleries. It includes several installations that allow visitors t...
Dec 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
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5 places to celebrate on New Year’s Eve in Brooklyn and Queens
Sometimes all you need to jump into a new year is a stunning fireworks display, a comedy show or a good party.
Dec 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn composer’s production ‘One’ to premiere in January
ECHOensemble presents the World Premiere of “One” by Brooklyn composer Jonah Udall on Sunday, January 27.
Dec 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - December 20 - December 27
Entertainment events happening in Brooklyn and Queens
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Make Music Winter returns on Friday, December 21
Make Music Winter, an outdoor music-making celebration held every year on December 21, is featuring 15 participatory musical parades across New York City that will bring communities together.
Dec 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - December 13 - December 20
Entertainment events happening around Queens and Brooklyn
Dec 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 126 126 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nature photographer shows off local neighborhood in new exhibit
Michael Fusco is known around the Forest Hills, Kew Gardens and Rego Park community for his extraordinary local photography.
Dec 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 136 136 recommendations | email to a friend
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Uniquely formed Black Seed Bagels are coming to Brooklyn
Black Seed Bagels, the modern day bagel shop steeped in old world tradition, will open its first Brooklyn location at 125 Court Street, between State and Atlantic in Cobble Hill, in early 2019.
Dec 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - December 6 - December 13
Weekly entertainment events happening in Queens and Brooklyn
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Local artists create art piece to celebrate immigrants
Queens Council on the Arts' ArtSite Awardee, Yvonne Shortt recently installed a sculptural piece, “What We Carry,” at the Dunningham Triangle in Elmhurst.
Nov 27, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 184 184 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - November 29 - December 6
Weekly entertainment events happening in Brooklyn and Queens
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Sacred Music Society of Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church to perform Christmas concert
The Sacred Music Society of Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church in Forest Hills will present their Annual Christmas Concert on Sunday, December 9 at 4 p.m. under the artistic direction of Maestro Davi...
Nov 27, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 163 163 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Emerging Artists Business Prize to award $10,000 to local artists
This is a scholarship opportunity for High School to Art School students and alumni. The contest will award a total of $10,000 to seven emerging artists.
Nov 27, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 151 151 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queen Tribute Band to Perform at Kupferberg Center for the Arts
David Bowie once said, “Of all the more theatrical rock performers, Freddie [Mercury] took it further than the rest... he took it over the edge. He was definitely a man who could hold an audience i...
Nov 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 260 260 recommendations | email to a friend
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Candytopia extends run in NYC location
If your kids didn’t get enough of a sugar rush on Halloween, they might be excited to hear that Candytopia has extended its New York City run.
Oct 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 262 262 recommendations | email to a friend
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