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Astoria Characters: The High-Flying Acrobat
Jan 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
PHOTO BY NANCY A. RUHLING Bobby likes to keep things up in the air. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling “Why walk when you can fly?” Bobby Hedglin-Taylor   answers his own question by starting to s...
Astoria Characters: The Guy Sitting in the Court Square Diner
Jan 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
  PHOTO BY NANCY A. RUHLING The Court Square Diner at 45-30 23rd St. in Long Island City. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Stop by the   Court Square Diner   for breakfast or dinner, and you’re ...
REAL ESTATE-PRICES ARE PEEKING IN ASTORIA
Jan 08, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
ASKING PRICES ARE AT 40 X'S INCOME IN ASTORIA,GREENPOINT, AND WILLIAMSBURG NOW. SEE CRAIGSLIST,NY. AN EXAMPLE OF A 3 FAMILY IN ASTORIA, ASKING ABOUT $4.5 MILLION. This is not and can not be a inves...
W.O.R.K.S Little League 2018 Registration
Jan 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 161 161 recommendations | email to a friend
W.O.R.K.S. Little League is pleased to announce registration dates for our Spring 2018 season. W.O.R.K.S. Little League (Formerly Rich-Haven Little League) has been serving the communities of Richm...
Astoria Characters: The Baker Who Makes Edible Art
Jan 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
PHOTO BY NANCY A. RUHLING Pink Canary Desserts is at 13-11 Jackson Ave. T ext and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling “I always eat a cookie for breakfast,” says   Amy Stack . She sets a freshly baked choco...
Frequently Asked Questions about Mesothelioma in the Workplace
Dec 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 194 194 recommendations | email to a friend
Addressing Your Concerns about Work-Related Mesothelioma According to research, as many as 3,000 people in the United States are diagnosed with Mesothelioma every year. The only known cause of Meso...
Answers to Common Questions about Cancer Caused by Work Exposure to Asbestos
Dec 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 190 190 recommendations | email to a friend
For decades, many workers in New York have been exposed to asbestos in the workplace. It’s now clear that asbestos exposure can lead to certain types of cancer, as well as other physical maladies. ...
Driving Tips for Winter Weather
Dec 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 206 206 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Driving in winter weather can be a challenge and understanding some basic ideas about how to drive on ice or in snow can help prevent accidents. Treacherous wint...
WHAT WOULD RAISING THE MINIMUM WAGE MEAN FOR THE RESTAURANT INDUSTRY?
Dec 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 220 220 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans Most people assume that restaurant workers would be thrilled about a raise in the minimum wage, but that restaurant owners would not be in favor of it. An interesting situation...
Astoria Characters: The Portrait Photographer
Dec 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
PHOTO BY NANCY A. RUHLING Fumi is from Osaka, Japan. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Fumi Sugino   is a   portrait photographer , so it makes sense that he sees things in scenes. His images are...

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Giants Need to Check Under the 'Hoodie' and Pursue Belichick
Since the firing of Ben McAdoo, the Giants have been on the lookout for their next head coach. We’ve heard the names and the usual suspects: Josh McDaniels, Pat Schurmur, Jim Schwartz, Steve Wilks....
Jan 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Knights squads fall to LIU Post
A second-quarter rally brought the Queens College women’s basketball team within two-points at the halftime break on Saturday against LIU Post, but the Pioneers outscored the Knights by a 20-6 marg...
Jan 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Red Storm only team without Big East win
Ewing and Georgetown, top-ranked Villanova next on the schedule
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H.S. hoops: Apparel Challenge, LuHi Invitational
Long Island Lutheran in Glen Head hosted the LuHi Invitational on Saturday. Perennial New York State power Long Island Lutheran High School opened and closed the event with their highly regarded bo...
Jan 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Some 2018 Resolutions for New York's Sports Teams
Happy New Year one and all! In the spirit of the New Year and working out those resolutions that seemed to creep up over and over again throughout 2017, I think it would be a good idea to consider ...
Jan 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Knights end year with three wins
The Queens College women’s basketball team survived a staunch test from a conference opponent, knocking off UDC by a final score of 72-68 on Saturday to close out the 2017 calendar year on a three-...
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Stanners stomp out Hayes in CHSAA Title rematch
This past Friday, Archbishop Molloy and Cardinal Hayes played one another for the first time since the 2017 CHSAA Championship on March 12. If you showed up in Briarwood even 45 minutes before tip-...
Jan 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Red Storm drop two, but show some life in tough week
Sophomore guard Marcus Lovett, St. John’s second go-to scorer who hasn’t played since late November, is still out with a knee injury. In Thursday night’s loss to Providence to open Big East play, r...
Jan 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Scarbrough reflects on uncommon path from Queens to Siena
Our Lady of Lourdes grad seeks MAAC title
Dec 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Giants & Jets Should Look To “Gold Rush” For Inspiration for 2018
As the holiday season comes to a close, I’m sure many Jets and Giants fans feel that this NFL season on the whole has been a giant lump of coal instead of a great present. The Giants are in the mid...
Dec 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rutgers adds signees from Erasmus, Midwood
Last week, the Rutgers Scarlet Knights announced 18 new additions to their 2018 squad in the early signing period. The group includes three Brooklyn-based recruits, all of whom are products from th...
Dec 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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STJ opens Big East play this week
Behind another key offensive performance from Shamorie Ponds and a near triple-double from Justin Simon, the St. John’s men’s basketball team secured its 10th win of the season last week at Mohegan...
Dec 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Uncertainty clouds Jets at quarterback and head coach
The feel good story has officially ended for the 2017 New York Jets. At 5-9, they will enter the final two games of the season as a team that plays with effort, a team that gives it their very best...
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Red Storm ground the Gaels in MSG season debut
The St. John’s Red Storm turned Madison Square Garden into a no-fly zone en route to their 69-59 victory over the Iona Gaels at the Annual MSG Holiday Festival. On Sunday afternoon, the ascending p...
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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STJ women win another in OT
Highlighted by a 24-rebound performance from Maya Singleton that matched a 41-year-old program record, the St. John’s women’s basketball team defeated Big 12 foe Kansas, 65-53, in overtime on Monda...
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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