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How Would You Know Whether Your Newborn Suffered from Hypoxia and Asphyxia?
Sep 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Symptoms of Birth Hypoxia or Asphyxia that Parents Should Be Aware of Birth hypoxia and asphyxia both refer to lack of oxygen to the brain in a fetus. This can occur right before, during or immedia...
Astoria Characters: The Smiler Behind Sorriso's
Sep 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Frank came to America from Italy in 1966 when he was 9. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Standing behind the shiny stainless-steel counter at Sorriso Italian Pork Store...
Facts About Sexual Harassment in the Restaurant Industry
Sep 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
Why Is Sexual Harassment so Prevalent? Sexual harassment is more prevalent in the restaurant industry than any other industry. Statistics show that 90% of women and 70% of men working in the restau...
How to Avoid Boating Accidents: Boats and Personal Watercraft
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Jet Skis®, WaveRunners® and Other Personal Watercraft (PWC) Have High Accident Rates Warmer weather and extra daylight hours make summer the perfect time for outdoor sports like boating and persona...
What to Expect from the Workers’ Compensation Insurance Company
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How the Workers’ Compensation Evaluates Your Work Injury Claim Queens |NYC| Brooklyn |Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers In the wake of a work-related injury, you want an experienced and knowledge...
Astoria Characters: Miss Edie at Broadway Dance Studio
Sep 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling   Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling   As the little leotarded girls arrive for the 10 a.m. tap class at Broadway Dance Studio , Edie Bongiovi greets them at the front de...
Astoria Characters: The Neon Guy
Sep 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Kenny is the owner of Krypton Neon. Photos and text by Nancy A. Ruhling When he reaches the end of the dark, tunnel-like hallway, Kenny Greenberg switches on the signs. Lu...
A dining experience you can’t refuse!
Sep 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
BLEND on the water 4540 Center Blvd., Long Island City, NY11109 Take the time and experience a great atmosphere,  with very good food, that will make you feel like you are on vacation at the same t...
How Paper And Color Can Make You Dream. Exclusive Interview With Artist Adele Rahte.
Sep 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 351 351 recommendations | email to a friend
  Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena I met Adele Rahte at the beautiful Harlem house of a common friend, the soprano Lauren Flanigan. The conversation soon turned from music (we had just the fortu...
Astoria Characters: The Puppeteer and the Producer
Sep 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Allison, who doesn’t have a Southern accent, is from Alabama. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling It happened at a summer camp in the Catskills. It’s where Mike and Alliso...

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False facts
Dear Editor, As a constituent of Councilman Rory Lancman, I was shocked by his comments during a meeting held by the Kew Gardens Hills Civic Association over the future of Rikers Island. During a h...
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Winning coverage
Dear Editor, Game, set, match to the coverage of the 2018 US Open in the pages of the Ledger/Star Newspaper Group. From pre-event highlighting of the pilot program featuring nightly tours of Downto...
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Cuomo's toll
Dear Editor, Now that the second span will open, motorists and taxpayers have more reason to be concerned regarding how Governor Andrew Cuomo will find several billion dollars to pay for constructi...
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Notable omission
Dear Editor: Damien Chazelle's movie "First Man" is the story of the moon landing. A number of people who have viewed the film have noted that there is no moonshot scene that specifically reenacts ...
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Barack's back
Dear Editor, How wonderful to see Barack Obama speak the other day. Such class, such dignity, such command of the English language. Such a clear, intelligent grasp of the issues facing American cit...
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Bridge karma
Dear Editor, I have been reading about the fiasco surrounding the opening of the new Mario M. Cuomo bridge, the bridge that Governor Andrew Cuomo named for his father without asking his constituent...
Sep 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lights on
Dear Editor, Can anybody explain why almost all the streetlights in Flushing Meadows Corona Park and along the Passarelle pedestrian overpass from the subway station to the USTA National Tennis Cen...
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Pope has to go
Dear Editor, The worsening scandal involving priests that abused children over decades, as well as allegations that Cardinal Theodore McCarrick sexually abused young seminarians and priests and tha...
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Phone-y drivers
Dear Editor, According to a report by Cambridge Mobile Telematics, which offers an app to motorists to track their road habits, 50 percent of New York drivers speed while on their cell phones. I fi...
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Vote Teachout for AG
Dear Editor, The powers that be in the Democratic Party may not want to talk about the scandals in Albany, but it should be clear to voters headed for the primary polls on Sept. 13 that New York ne...
Sep 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Undocumented?
Dear Editor, Stop calling illegal aliens "undocumented immigrants" because they often have documents that are bogus. Two tragic incidents underscore this point. A purported MS-13 member with a fake...
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Trump's last stand?
Dear Editor, With all of the latest news regarding Paul Manafort and Michael Coen, President Donald Trump might not finish out his first term in office. It seems that all of the evidence is pointin...
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Honoring Junior
Dear Editor, I would like to applaud the NYPD for honoring a teen at a graduation ceremony on August 22. Lesandro Guzman-Feliz was murdered in a case of mistaken identity by members of Trinitarios ...
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Fare change
Dear Editor, August 31 was the 49th anniversary of New York City Transit bus drivers no longer having to use a coin collector to make change for riders. August 31, 1969, was the first day that bus ...
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Not great
Dear Editor, Republicans are delusional when they say we're better off with President Donald Trump, just ask the 2.1 million federal workers who are worse off now than they were at the start of the...
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