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How to Clean a Diamond Ring the Right Way
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
If you have been struggling to sell diamonds for top price, the chances are that you’ve been cleaning your ring incorrectly. Remember nothing can sell diamonds quite like that shiny sparkle and lus...
Astoria Characters: The Honey Harvesters
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Ashley and Nick are the owners of Astor Apiaries. Text and photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Nick Hoefly isn’t wearing gloves. His wife, Ashley , points this out as she pulls on ...
Texting and Driving FAQs
Jun 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
Texting and Driving Is the Most Alarming Form of Distracted Driving Texting and driving includes reading text messages, emails or online material or writing or composing messages on a mobile device...
Misclassifying Workers as Independent Contractors
Jun 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 142 142 recommendations | email to a friend
How Would Your Small Business Fare with the IRS for Worker Status? Did you know that misclassifying workers is one of the top problems that small business owners face? Many small businesses hire in...
Astoria Characters: The Successful Actor You've Never Heard Of
Jun 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Neal is an actor and a lawyer. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling You’ve probably never heard of Neal Arluck . And it’s highly unlikely that you’d recognize his face. The...
Astoria Characters: The Illustrator
Jun 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Keiko is from Jakara, Indonesia. Text and photos by Nancy A. Ruhling “I like to collect things,” says Keiko Nabila . She mentions this as she walks past the floor-to-ceili...
Bringing Back the draft for young men 18 years of age
May 31, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Why they should bring back the draft-specifically for men only at 18 years age. Too many young men still living at home with no job, no inspiration, no motivation, and just flat out existing. In my...
Astoria Characters: The Drummer Whose Heartbeat Is Science
May 29, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Greg is a pharmacist who plays the conga. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling For Greg Stein , everything started to come together about a decade ago. What happened was no...
Astoria Characters: Cadillac Man
May 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Cadillac Man wrote Land of the Lost Souls: My Life on the Streets . Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Tom Wagner , cap and coat in hand, is itching to get outside. He wa...
Do Your Work Policies Discriminate Between Men and Women?
May 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 607 607 recommendations | email to a friend
One Set of Rules for Men and a Different Set of Rules for Women Having company policies that discriminate between men and women can be lethal for an employer in today’s work environment. If you hav...

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Eagles Channelling Inner-Balboa and Have More Than a Puncher's Chance
We have reached the climax of the 2017 NFL Season. The Super Bowl matchup that I’m sure many expected to see at the midway point came to fruition. How we got there? Nobody saw that coming. The New ...
Jan 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
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LuHi wins SNY Invitational, Molloy goes 0-2
According to Long Island Lutheran head coach John Buck, winning the SNY Invitational was a season long goal for his Crusaders. “No matter what happens, this is pretty special,” said Buck moments af...
Jan 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 123 123 recommendations | email to a friend
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Things get harder for STJ
Playing its final unranked opponent before a three-game stretch featuring three top-10 opponents, St. John’s struggled offensively on Saturday afternoon at Hinkle Fieldhouse, falling to Butler, 70-...
Jan 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Aviation Boys Varsity Basketball team is off to a flying start
Aviation High School is an “A” rated career and technical school located in Long Island City. The school is primarily known for its academics and FAA program, but the school's athletic programs are...
Jan 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Peterson saved from himself, and Spence, to end bout
Caps full night of pro boxing at Barclays
Jan 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 153 153 recommendations | email to a friend
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Giants Coaching Hire a Safe & Secure Choice
After about a month and change of speculation, the search for the next Giants head coach is over. The Giants have found their guy and, yes, I’m sure to the chagrin of some, it is not Patriots head ...
Jan 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
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Russell’s return, Dinwiddie’s revenge as Nets win two to end the week
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Jan 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s now 0-8 in Big East after double OT loss
The St. John’s men’s basketball team dropped its first double-overtime contest since 2014 on Saturday, falling on the road to Georgetown, 93-89. Leading by five with 24 seconds remaining in the fir...
Jan 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 138 138 recommendations | email to a friend
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Comeback for Queens College
COLLEGE BASKETBALL
Jan 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
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Five-game win streak ends for St. John's women
COLLEGE BASEKTBALL
Jan 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 151 151 recommendations | email to a friend
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NFL Comes Up Big Late With Exicting Postseason
I’m as big a fan of the National Football League that you’re going to find. I can’t get enough. I have my football Sunday ritual. My televisions, my fantasy teams, my wagers, and I always treasure ...
Jan 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spence aims to continue upswing in Brooklyn
Errol Spence is becoming who everyone thought he’d be. When featured on the undercard of a handful of Premier Boxing Champion cards since the brand launched in early 2015, Spence was always touted ...
Jan 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 149 149 recommendations | email to a friend
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STJ women make it five in row
Playing its third game in the span of just five days, the St. John’s women’s basketball team collected its fifth-consecutive win by defeating Villanova, 70-64, on Sunday afternoon at Carnesecca Are...
Jan 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 126 126 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s at 0-6 without LoVett, but not without optimism
There are times where Shamorie Ponds looks a candidate for Big East Player of the Year. The problem is he might have to become one to keep St. John’s a float. After an outstanding 10-2 non-conferen...
Jan 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 144 144 recommendations | email to a friend
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