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Astoria Characters: The Family at Home in the Kitchen
Dec 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
PHOTO BY NANCY A. RUHLING Ovelia is at 34-01 30th Ave.   Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling “Would you like me to make breakfast?” Because the asker is   Peter Giannakas , the chef at   Ovelia , t...
What Happens at a Workers' Compensation Hearing and Why Are They Scheduled?
Dec 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
What Happens at a Workers' Compensation Hearing and Why Are They Scheduled? When you've been injured on the job, one of the first things you'll do is notify your employer and file a claim for worke...
Astoria Characters: The Pet Pamperer
Dec 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
PHOTO BY NANCY A. RUHLING Central Park Pet Spa is at 38-07 Ditmars Blvd. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Ginger, a toy poodle whose name matches her fur color, prances into   Central Park Pet S...
Astoria Characters: The Watch Doctor
Nov 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
PHOTO BY NANCY A. RUHLING Marcel’s the owner of Grand Jewelers. Text and  Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling “I am not a watchmaker,”   Marcel Zalaznik   says emphatically. “I am a watch repairer.” A watch...
Hire an experienced Real Estate Broker always
Nov 27, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 168 168 recommendations | email to a friend
November 27, 2017 Middle Village, NY-Most experienced Real Estate Broker, Jim Turano  EXPERIENCE MAKES A DIFFERENCE...................... This month marks my 38th year in the Real Estate Business. ...
EEOC Offers Harassment Prevention and Respectful Workplaces Training
Nov 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 233 233 recommendations | email to a friend
Despite legislation and law enforcement, incidents of harassment still occur in the workplace. Often employers are at a loss in knowing how to prevent it. They can’t be everywhere at once to superv...
Answers to Common Questions about Injuries Caused by Contaminated Buildings
Nov 21, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 221 221 recommendations | email to a friend
The common perception is that workers’ compensation claims arise when someone is involved in a work-related accident. Often, however, one of the most debilitating conditions may stem from environme...
Giving Yourself the Best Chance to Win a Workers’ Compensation Claim
Nov 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 173 173 recommendations | email to a friend
The Right Preparation to Maximize Your Chance of Winning a Work Comp Claim New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers When you’ve suffered an injury on the job, you hav...
Astoria Characters: The Woman Who Helps the Homeless
Nov 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
PHOTO BY NANCY A. RUHLING Jordana was born and raised in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.   Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling It’s really hard for   Jordana Guimaraes   to stay in the same place. Or keep ...
MIDDLE VILLAGE, NEW YORK -A PLACE TO RESIDE IN
Nov 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 226 226 recommendations | email to a friend
MIDDLE VILLAGE, NEW YORK 11379- A neighborhood to be proud of. By Jim Turano resident since 1965 and Real Estate Broker since 1979 When people look for a place to live, this should be the number 1 ...

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Heroes Basketball League crowns 2017 champions
Guess Who, NY Future & EBC take home top honors
Jul 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 226 226 recommendations | email to a friend
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Molloy grad to head St. Joe’s Cross Country
Patrick Goldberg has been tapped to lead men’s and women’s cross country teams at St. Joseph’s College. “I am so grateful for the opportunity to guide St. Joseph’s College cross country in this nex...
Jul 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 256 256 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thankfully, James Dolan Pulls Plug on Doomed Jackson Regime
It’s truly amazing at times to watch the way fan opinion on a specific move in sports can change over the course of time. Let’s take a trip down memory lane shall we? Back in the spring of 2014, it...
Jun 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 202 202 recommendations | email to a friend
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The future is starting to take shape for the Mets
By Bryan Fonseca bfonseca@queensledger.com It feels just about over. Midway through the 2017 season, once thought of to be a World Series or bust campaign, it seems that the New York Mets are compl...
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Behind Sanaos, Guess Who edge out Helms Brothers
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Phil Jackson Making Knicks More Toxic Than Ever
The events of last week for the New York Knickerbockers franchise would be deemed bizarre, outrageous and perplexing to about 90 percent of the teams around the NBA. However, considering the way bu...
Jun 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 255 255 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Heat’ sizzles Yauger in MMA debut, and finds love
In the third and final round of her mixed martial arts debut, undefeated Brooklyn-based boxing champion Heather Hardy clashed heads with her opponent, Alice Yauger, opening a sizeable gash under he...
Jun 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 219 219 recommendations | email to a friend
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Iverson, Big 3 take over Brooklyn in week 1 of Cube’s creation
There was no question as to who the true Big 3 attraction was in Brooklyn on Sunday. The answer was “The Answer.” NBA 2016 Hall of Fame inductee Allen Iverson, the undisputed face of the inaugural ...
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St. Stan’s fends off late run by EBC in 17&U action
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Brooklyn’s boxing queen to make MMA debut
Brooklyn girl, single mother and undefeated boxer Heather “The Heat” Hardy will make her mixed martial arts debut on Saturday, June 24, at Bellator 180 in Madison Square Garden. Hardy, 35, is a pro...
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Knicks Blueprint To Relevance Starts Thursday
It’s another year when the NBA offseason has become far more exciting than the regular season for Knicks and NBA fans around the country. The predictability of the regular season has turned into ab...
Jun 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 235 235 recommendations | email to a friend
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AAS reflects on ‘17 campaign
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Martin Luther School to host 2017 Heroes Youth Basketball Championship Games Thursday
Heroes Basketball League Championship games will be played this Thursday, June 29th at Martin Luther School, 60-02 Maspeth Avenue, Maspeth. There is no admission fee THURSDAY - 6/29 - START TIME 6P...
Jun 18, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 405 405 recommendations | email to a friend
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HBT Elite edges Flushing Express in four-point win
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