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W.O.R.K.S Little League 2018 Registration
Jan 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 157 157 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...
Frequently Asked Questions about Mesothelioma in the Workplace
Dec 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 179 179 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 | 189 189 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 | 232 232 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 | 216 216 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...
Protecting Your Rights during an Insurance Company Medical Examination
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 241 241 recommendations | email to a friend
When you have been hurt on the job, and have filed a workers’ compensation claim, it’s pretty common that the workers’ compensation insurance provider will require that you submit to a medical exam...
What You Want in a Workers’ Compensation Attorney
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 308 308 recommendations | email to a friend
New York, Queens Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Things to Look For When You Hire a Workers’ Compensation Lawyer When you’re hurt on the job, it can often seem like an open and shut case, but the rea...
Avoid Drunk Drivers During the Holiday Season
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 202 202 recommendations | email to a friend
Thanksgiving marked the beginning of the holiday season, which ends after New Years Day. Everyone gets excited, and typically, this is a festive time with lots of parties, gift giving, dining out a...
Keeping Your Ex Spouse from Being Administrator of Your Estate
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 249 249 recommendations | email to a friend
In most situations, the last person you would want to give the authority to administer your estate would be a former spouse. In fact, to avoid such a contingency, it’s a fairly common practice for ...
Judge Roy Moore and the Sexual Allegations He Faces
Dec 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 186 186 recommendations | email to a friend
What could be more damning for a political career than allegations of sexual misconduct? In today’s media climate, sexual allegations are a powerful juggernaut to take down almost anyone’s politica...

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Queens residents march across Queensboro Bridge in Trump protest
Demonstrators say president-elect doesn’t represent borough’s values
Nov 22, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Work underway for Borough Hall parking lot
A new 302-space municipal parking lot adjacent to Borough Hall will make doing business with the borough a much easier task. With work officially getting underway last week, it should be open by th...
Nov 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 183 183 recommendations | email to a friend
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March highlights Ridgewood's housing problems
A coalition of tenants marched through Ridgewood on Saturday to highlight some of the problems residents face due to rising rents. According to real estate listing service Trulia, median home sales...
Nov 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 209 209 recommendations | email to a friend
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It's Queens honors the borough's 'movers & shakers'
It’s Queens honored the borough’s movers & shakers in Little Neck on Thursday night for their work and commitment to advancing the borough’s economic, civic and cultural life. It’s Queens The Magaz...
Nov 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maspeth stairway renamed ‘Easter Rising Way’
Speakers note contributions of New York to Irish independence
Nov 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Homeless committee seeks to find long-term solutions
Defines different goals than shelter protesters
Nov 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 214 214 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (11/7/16-11/13/16)
Monday, Nov. 7 Nelsen Lozada was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for aggravated contempt by Detective Scrimenti. Richard Rasario was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for criminal mischief by Detec...
Nov 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 213 213 recommendations | email to a friend
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Head of vets group proposes vet committee for CB5
As Veterans Day approached, one Queens vet wants to assist those returning home from conflict. Michael O’Kane, president of Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 32, proposed creating a Veterans Affa...
Nov 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 222 222 recommendations | email to a friend
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Barnwell tops Nunziato in 30th AD
Democratic candidate Brian Barnwell bested Republican Tony Nunziato in the race to represent Woodside, Maspeth and parts of Middle Village and Astoria in the state Assembly, earning 60 percent in a...
Nov 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 139 139 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens Chamber honors business, nonprofit leaders
Astoria Bank CEO inducted to Hall of Fame
Nov 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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City unveils signs marking Ridgewood's newest historic district
Push to landmark more of neighborhood's buildings
Nov 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maspeth homeowner takes issue with large bioswale
Pol wants residents to have choice to opt out of program
Nov 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community Board 5 to meet on Nov. 9
Community Board 5 will hold its monthly meeting on Wednesday, November 9, at 7:30 p.m. at Christ the King High School at 68-02 Metropolitan Avenue in Middle Village. The agenda includes a public he...
Nov 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 195 195 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Gasts' of Honor
Martin Luther head & wife honored for years of service
Nov 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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We endorse Addabbo for State Senate
ELECTIONS 2016
Nov 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 192 192 recommendations | email to a friend
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