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Astoria Characters: The Music Maker
Apr 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Guillermo is a flutist. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling The flute was not Guillermo Laporta ’s first choice. Guillermo, the co-founder of the multidisciplinary music e...
How Can Lawyers Get in Trouble Over Sex?
Apr 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro , Affair At Work The most shameful case in recent history was Thomas Lowe, an Egan, MN attorney representing a divorce client, who had an affair with her that lasted seven months. ...
What’s the “Freelance Isn’t Free” Law About?
Apr 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro , Freelance Isn't Free If this is the Company’s Attitude about paying you… …What Should your Attitude be like? It’s about protection for Freelancers being paid for their work in NY...
Lockheed Martin Age Discrimination Lawsuit | $51.5 Million in Damages
Apr 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
In January 2017, a federal jury in Camden, NJ awarded a verdict of $51.5 million against Lockheed Martin for alleged age discrimination. Law.com   reported that the lawsuit claimed Lockheed Martin ...
WHAT IS THE NEW YORK WOMEN’S EQUALITY AGENDA?
Apr 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans In October 2015, New York passed eight bills that were known as the Women’s Equality Agenda. Seven of the provisions of this law went into effect on January 19, 2016. As an emp...
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Apr 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
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Astoria Characters: The Tiffany Curator
Apr 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Lindsy’s the director/curator of The Neustadt. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling From the more than 250,000 pieces of Tiffany art glass at The Neustadt , Lindsy Parrott ...
Astoria Characters: The Words Worker
Apr 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
In a corner of her living room, in the shelter of a makeshift cubicle, Tracy Sayre sits typing on her 5-year-old black Toshiba laptop. Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Tracy is the founder of Writers Work...
Cheesy Bacon Cheeseburger Subs Recipe
Mar 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
When I'm not working on my many businesses, I'm in the kitchen, cookin' up somethin' good! My husband is like a big ol' kid, he is very picky when it comes to food. So, I like to throw together my ...
Astoria Characters: The Voice Teacher
Mar 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Oliver is the founder and director of the Long Island City Academy of Music. Text and photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Ah, where to begin? Oliver Söhngen has much to say so he s...

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2017 Heroes Basketball League registration underway
Coaches meeting on April 24 at 7 p.m. at Arby’s in Middle Village
Apr 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ewing’s New Job at Georgetown Long Overdue
For years, I would usually get this call from a radio listener during the summertime, or more often than not right after the Knicks made a coaching change. “Hey JJ, what is it going to take for Pat...
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Shamrocks squads will get four shots at state titles
The Shamrocks can contest four State Cup finals in June after a thrilling weekend that saw the Firsts, Reserves, Over 30s and Women all advance to the next round. It was almost midnight on Sunday w...
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Unsigned Hype seniors take to the hardwood
The fifth annual Unsigned Hype Senior Showcase took place at George Westinghouse High School in Brooklyn on April 7. For many graduating high schoolers, it’s one of the final opportunities to displ...
Apr 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crawford looks to continue meteoric rise
When you’re one of the fastest rising stars in boxing, they put you in Madison Square Garden to test your worth. Literally. When it comes to building those stars in a sport that’s lost some tractio...
Apr 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Stan's captures CYP title
The fifth grade basketball team at St. Stan's in Maspeth took home the title in CYO's Novice Division. Pictured from left to right are (top row) Coach Joseph Ching, David Deoleo, Connor Johnson, Jo...
Apr 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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La Lumiere, Miami Country Day crowned champs at Dick's
Seattle, Washington’s Nathan Hale High School has the Naismith National High School Coach of the Year in former NBA star Brandon Roy and the top player in the country in Missouri-bound Michael Port...
Apr 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
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If Mets Can Get to October, They’re Dangerous.
As the 2017 season begins for the New York Mets, the organization will try to do something that they have never done before. The Mets will try to make the postseason for the third year in a row for...
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Williamsburg school crowned NYSAA champions
Lyons Community High School is the new champion of the New York Scholastic Athletics Association (NYSAA). The Williamsburg school defeated Martin De Porres High School of Rockaway Park in the title...
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Parrish resembles emotional breakthrough for NIT champion TCU
The Texas Christian University Horned Frogs began competing in the Big 12 five years ago, and were 50-79 (8-64 in conference) prior to this season. More so, the team was 9-22 and 0-18 in the Big 12...
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Six wins for Rocks set up exciting couple of weeks
The sun shone on six Shamrocks successes on Sunday, setting up multiple intriguing finales as the spring season finally took off. With next weekend bringing cup showdowns into play, all six league ...
Apr 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
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Final Four for NYSAA boy’s hoops tourney set
Brooklyn Latin looks to repeat as girl’s champs
Mar 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
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Who to watch when Dick’s Nationals invades Queens
To end March, the madness will extend to the high school level, where the best teams in the country will determine who’s number one. For the boys, it’s an eight-team tournament spanning this upcomi...
Mar 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Underdog Yankees?
As we get set to kick off the 2017 season in Major League Baseball, there is a much different feel around the New York Yankees. Spring is in the air, hope springs eternal and the Yankees have finis...
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It’s ‘just’ the NIT, but here’s why you should care
The NCAA Tournament has been as ludicrous, exciting and nonsensical as advertised. Meanwhile, college basketball’s stepchild, otherwise known as the National Invitational Tournament, just goes abou...
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