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"Sunny Days and Sleepless Nights": A Brooklyn author born in Italy tells his story through his poems...
Mar 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Tiziano Thomas Dossena’s collection of award-winning selected poetry is titled “Sunny Days and Sleepless Night.” The author, born in Milan, Italy, spent his high school (John Jay H.S.) and college ...
Queens Real Estate Broker-JIM TURANO OF MIDDLE VILLAGE,NY 11379
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
March 22, 2017 Interview with Real Estate Broker, Jim Turano. A hands on Broker with 37 years of experience with a fabulous Reputation in the Communities he services. His qualifications reads like ...
NYC Poster Printing: The What, Why & How
Mar 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
 Posters are a simple an effective method of advertising your product or service. It can be useful for small business and large corporations alike. They are less expensive than other forms of adver...
The Use of Social Media in Personal Injury Litigation in New York
Mar 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
by Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Attorneys Using Social Media as Evidence in Personal Injury Claims For many, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are as much a part of their lives as a phone, computer...
What Does Your Lawyer Need to Prepare for Your Workers’ Compensation Hearing?
Mar 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
by Pyrros & Serres LLP   New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers What Does Your Lawyer Need to Prepare for Your Workers’ Compensation Hearing? If you’ve been injured...
Best Business Practices When Screening Applicants with Criminal Records
Mar 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 222 222 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans & Associates When an applicant with a criminal record applies for a job at your company, the screening can become complicated. You cannot make your decision based on any typ...
Bifurcated Trial System In Suffolk County & Nassau County Can Favor Defendants
Mar 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 218 218 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Palermo Tuohy Bruno, P.L.L.C. The Bifurcated Trial System Recently, we discussed how a century old rule barring mention of liability insurance may actually create bias in a jury, favoring a...
What Kinds of Employment Records Does Your Business Have to Keep?
Mar 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
by Stephen D. Hans There is a lot of administration involved with running a business, and sometimes you wonder what records to keep and how long you have to keep them. The EEOC ( Equal Employment O...
Spare Yourselves The Agony By Avoiding “Divorce the Hard Way”
Mar 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
While no divorce is ever easy, some divorces are the epitome of divorce gone wrong. Rational thinking is absent and emotions become explosive. As the crazy side of yourself and your partner emerges...
Texting While Driving in New York
Mar 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
by Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Have You Been Texting and Driving? Texting while driving in New York is against the law. In fact, 46 states ban texting while driving and two more states have a pa...

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Safety talk is top at last WRBA meeting of the year
At the Woodhaven Residents Block Association’s last meeting of the year, preparation for the coming winter was top talk. The civic association hosted a presentation by the American Red Cross, entit...
Dec 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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RWNY unveils last two casinos
On Friday December 16, four months ahead of schedule, Resorts World New York unveiled its additional two floors to the public. The Fifth Avenue Casino and the Crockfords Casino fill the second floo...
Dec 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Second phase of Aqueduct casino opens this Friday
Less than two months after the official opening of the first stage of the Resorts World New York Casino in South Ozone Park, which brought in over 65,000 patrons, the second and third stages are fi...
Dec 15, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lefferts Library gets special Indo-Caribbean collection
A special collection of books and other media devoted to Indo-Caribbean literature, history and culture, was unveiled last Saturday, December 10, at the Queens Library Lefferts branch. The collecti...
Dec 15, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Chimney scammers sentenced
Queens residents won't have to worry about anyone other than Santa Claus getting in their chimney this holiday season. On December 7, two Long Island brothers were sentenced to jail for repeatedly ...
Dec 14, 2011 | 2 2 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodhaven loses beloved teacher
By Ed Wendell President of the Woodhaven Residents Block Association As children, we were taught that we were like seeds that need to be nurtured and that, in time, we would grow up into mighty oak...
Dec 07, 2011 | 9 9 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodhaven Santa Parade rolls down Jamaica Avenue
It was all smiles and cheers last Friday, December 2 and Saturday, December 3 as Woodhavenites celebrated another end-of-year holiday season. On Saturday, Santa paraded down Jamaica Avenue from 96t...
Dec 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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A top honor for the Woodhaven Christmas Tree
As tree is lit, ranks #4 in City
Dec 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cuomo urges New Yorkers to "Help Your Neighbor"
By Richard J. Bocklet news@queensledger.com Governor Andrew Cuomo last week launched "Help Your Neighbor," a statewide initiative urging businesses and New Yorkers to give to food banks this holida...
Dec 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Groups remove illegal signs in S. Queens
On November 21, approximately 30 illegal signs were removed from thoroughfares in south Queens, including Jamaica Avenue, Woodhaven Boulevard, 101st Avenue and Lefferts Boulevard. It was part of Op...
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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New bill fights obstructed license plates
Assemblyman Michael Miller is leading the fight against vehicles with obstructed plates in Queens, and recently introduced a bill aimed at getting the cars off the streets for good. “We've received...
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mammography event draws 35 for cancer screenings
The Woodhaven Richmond Hill Volunteer Ambulance Corps was buzzing with a great turnout of women that took advantage of free mammography screenings at the American-Italian Cancer Foundation (AICF) v...
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local mentors honored by Indo-Caribbean Alliance
On Sunday, November 20, the Richmond Hill-based Indo-Caribbean Alliance (ICA) honored nine mentors who volunteered to help 13 local high school students as part of the Progressive Relationships for...
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Forest park Carousel to get landmarking committee
Residents of Woodhaven remain determined to keep the Forest Park Carousel in the neighborhood and have it light up the area once more. The Woodhaven Residents Block Association announced on Saturda...
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Family convicted of stealing $1.8 mil
Six-year immigration, real estate fraud
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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