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Statistics Tell the Story of Why Texting While Driving Causes Accidents
May 22, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
by John Fazzini   Statistics Tell the Story of Why Texting While Driving Causes Accidents Forty-eight states (all except Missouri and Montana) have banned texting while driving for all drivers. Mis...
Astoria Characters: The Schooled Stylist
May 21, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Janete is the owner of Janete’s Hair Studio. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Janete Chris is arranging silver scissors on a mirrored tray at her styling station. Cutti...
What Does Your Geographic Location Have to Do with SEO?
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 212 212 recommendations | email to a friend
Location Based Marketing When you do a search, what do you type into the search box? Well, it depends on what you’re searching. If you’re going to purchase something from an online store, you proba...
Tips to Prevent Bicycle Accidents in the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn and Long Island
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 197 197 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Safety Prevention for Bike Riding New York City has numerous bicycles on the road, and as time goes along, the number continues to increase. The   DOH (Departmen...
Preventing Swimming Pool Injuries
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 202 202 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP   What Are the Risks for Swimming Pool Injuries? As warmer weather arrives, swimming pools become a favorite form of recreation for people across the country. Ho...
Biometrics and Employee Identification
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 172 172 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans New York City Has Proposed a Biometrics Privacy Law Biometrics is a new technology identification system being used by a variety of industries for various purposes. The primary...
What is the Gender Expression Non-Discrimination Act (GENDA)?
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 183 183 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans New York Passed GENDA in January, 2019 With the passage of GENDA, LGBTQ youth and transgender individuals have protection against discrimination and harassment based on New Yor...
#MeTOO? A Guide to What Exactly Constitutes Sexual Harassment in New York
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 182 182 recommendations | email to a friend
As brought to light during the course of the #MeToo movement, it is illegal to harass an employee or even a job applicant in New York State due to that person’s sex or gender.  However, some of the...
A Vietnam Veterans wish for this Memorial Day 2019
May 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 265 265 recommendations | email to a friend
Photos Of The Vietnam War: The Real Story   David Ralph Retuya The Vietnam War is one of the most bloody and controversial wars in U.S history. To stop the rapid spread of the Soviet political infl...
Astoria Characters: The Shy Actor
May 14, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
By Nancy A. Ruhling Ben’s first love is music. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Ben Rogers is a real shy guy. At least that’s what he says. He has no trouble being on a stage – he is, after all,...

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STREAMING Above STEM Programs
In its efforts to improve the quality of the education provided to students, Martin Luther School in Maspeth will be rolling out a new, comprehensive program aimed to develop well-rounded students ...
May 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dance Visions NY pays homage to the earth in new performance piece at Green Space
Dance Visions NY, a Great Neck-based group, is premiering some of their work as “Earth Trilogy” for Take Root at Green Space in Long Island City on May 17 and May 18.
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BAMcinemaFest announces June film panel lineup
The Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) and The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) recently announced the full lineup of panels for the 11th annual BAMcinemaFest, which will take place on Saturday, Ju...
May 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar May 16 - 23
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Film examines plight of NFL cheerleaders
Follows their lawsuit vs. Raiders, Bills
May 09, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar May 9 - 15
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May 08, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Oratorio Society of Queens to perform annual spring concert
The Oratorio Society of Queens (OSQ) will perform their annual spring concert at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs R.C. Church in Forest Hills on Sunday, May 19 at 4 p.m. The diverse, 125-plus member choru...
May 08, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Waterfront Kite Festival kicks off Saturday at BBP
The Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy will kick off its spring and summer programming this weekend with the annual “Lift Off: A Waterfront Kite Festival” on Saturday, May 11.
May 08, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Astoria-based nonprofit to hold benefit concert
The Center for the Integration & Advancement of New Americans is hosting a benefit concert on Thursday, May 23.
May 01, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar May 2 to May 9
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May 01, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thousands attend Sakura Matsuri at Brooklyn Botanic Garden
One of the most popular annual events in the city is Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s cherry blossom festival, known as Sakura Matsuri.
May 01, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar April 25 to May 2
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Apr 24, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy announces 2019 lineup
The Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy and Brooklyn Bridge Park are celebrating 20 years of free public programming with a full line-up of cultural, recreational, fitness, and educational events.
Apr 24, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
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Annual children’s carnival held at Queens County Farm Museum
The Apple Blossom Children’s Carnival at the Queens County Farm Museum is one of the biggest events held at the Queens County Farm Museum each year.
Apr 17, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar April 18 to April 25
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