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A Renaissance Woman In New York City. Interview With LindaAnn LoSchiavo
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 141 141 recommendations | email to a friend
  An interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena She is the optimal example of a  Renaissance woman  and a  New Yorker  combined: humble but determined, soft spoken but direct, with a genial attitude not u...
Can Your Family Have Access to Your E-Mail after Your Death?
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 454 454 recommendations | email to a friend
In today's electronic world, the idea of property has changed dramatically. In the past, when you were putting together an estate plan, the only intangible property that might be a part of it was c...
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Settles $1.3 Million for Construction Worker Injury Prior to Trial
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 455 455 recommendations | email to a friend
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP successfully negotiated a $1.3 million settlement for a 41 year-old Asian male construction worker, who was injured while performing asbestos removal work at an upsta...
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 152 152 recommendations | email to a friend
What Posters Must Employers Display based on NY Employment Laws? A number of laws have been passed that require employers to display posters. It is often hard to keep up with all the requirements a...
Using Our Schools to Curb School Shootings
Feb 16, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 606 606 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Cindy Silver-LeClaire Access to Counseling and Instilling Values are Key to Addressing Culture of Violence Once again, we are collectively stunned, watching reports of a number of high scho...
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Recovers $700,000 in a Settlement Prior to Trial
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 567 567 recommendations | email to a friend
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP recovered $700,000 for a 43-year-old Asian male sign installer in a settlement prior to trial. The sign installer fell from a 16-foot extension ladder at a renovation...
Surrogate Court Gives Lifetime Promise Priority Over Will
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 371 371 recommendations | email to a friend
Perhaps the most common way to transfer property upon death in the State of New York is through a valid will or trust.   What happens, though, if you’ve entered into a binding contract to transfer ...
Job Termination: What Should You Know?
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 193 193 recommendations | email to a friend
Frequently Asked Questions About Job Termination Deciding to fire or layoff an employee is often a tough decision. Sometimes employees have adverse reactions and retaliate if they believe the termi...
Jamie Lynn Macchia, From Miss New York To The Campaign For #MoreThan4: A Young Woman On The Path Of Success.
Feb 10, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 198 198 recommendations | email to a friend
  Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Jamie Lynn Macchia is a 26-year-old Magna Cum Laude graduate of Wagner College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Arts Administration and Marketing. While in...
Court Limits Scope of Release Involving Estate and Trust Accounting
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 449 449 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bonnie Lawston   |   Feb 7, 2018   |   Estate Administration It’s pretty common procedure for a fiduciary to a trust to obtain a release, with the objective of waiving the fiduciary’s obligati...

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In Lost Season, Knicks Turn To Lottery...Again
As we prepare for the second weekend of the NCAA Tournament, the story lines are endless. With the exception of the East Region at Madison Square Garden, the Blue Bloods are out in full force. It’s...
Mar 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 446 446 recommendations | email to a friend
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Believe it or not, Nets have made progress this year
Grueling, rugged, unideal, cumbersome – any fancy adjective you could think of, that’s been the Brooklyn Nets’ 2016-17 season. It’s year one of a likely three to five-year rebuild, so “shocking” is...
Mar 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 474 474 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s advances in NIT
Leading 55-53 with just under three minutes left in the fourth quarter, the St. John’s women’s basketball team outscored Harvard, 7-4, down the stretch to come away with a 62-57 victory in the Seco...
Mar 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 436 436 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shamrocks return to action
Shamrocks 1960 are through to the quarter-finals of the Saunders Cup after a dramatic penalty shoot out win over Manhattan Kickers Reserves on March 11. Ryan McKinley saved three penalties and scor...
Mar 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 509 509 recommendations | email to a friend
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How To Win Your Office Bracket & Impress Your Friends
The Madness is officially upon us! Although my beloved alma mater Syracuse will not be a part of the 2017 NCAA Tournament, my enthusiasm for the event can never be diminished. Why? The NCAA Tournam...
Mar 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 433 433 recommendations | email to a friend
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Red Storm rise will continue...if LoVett stays
After upending the Georgetown Hoyas by one point on Wednesday night, the St. John’s Red Storm advanced to the Big East Tournament quarterfinals for the first time since 2011. And then Villanova hap...
Mar 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 524 524 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lincoln, South Shore make it an ‘All-Brooklyn’ affair at MSG
Last Saturday, Brooklyn ran Madison Square Garden. It began with the Lady Vikings of Canarsie’s South Shore campus, where the girls donning purple and gold aimed to complete the rare three-peat. Th...
Mar 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 312 312 recommendations | email to a friend
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Red Storm to face Hoyas in Big East tournament
On Wednesday, March 8, the St. John’s Red Storm (13-18, 7-11) will enter the Big East Tournament field in eighth place after completing their regular season losing to Providence at Madison Square G...
Mar 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 377 377 recommendations | email to a friend
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Championship Week Takes Center Stage In Big Apple
It’s no secret that after Super Bowl Sunday, February is without question the worst month on the sporting calendar. The lull in the NBA/NHL season, the end of the football season, and the reality t...
Mar 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 379 379 recommendations | email to a friend
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Knights back in NCAA
For the third consecutive season, the Queens College women’s basketball team will be in the NCAA Division II Women’s Basketball Championship. The Knights earned the number-two seed in the East Regi...
Mar 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 338 338 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s women fall to DePaul in Big East semis
Despite limiting one of the top offensive teams in the Big East to 59 points, the St. John’s women’s basketball team’s bid for a second-straight conference championship ended Monday night ,as No. 1...
Mar 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 447 447 recommendations | email to a friend
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Knights end season strong
The 14th-ranked Queens College women’s basketball team wrapped up a historic regular season campaign with an 84-66 win over Daemen College last week, the Knights’ 16th consecutive victory. The team...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 359 359 recommendations | email to a friend
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Losing season or not, St. John's on the rise
We’ve reached the time of year where the NCAA Tournament is most certainly on your mind if you are a basketball fan. If it’s not, wake up and smell the coffee! Championship week is only a week away...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 485 485 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ponds stellar again, as St. John’s top Georgetown
Trailing by one at the half, the St. John’s men’s basketball team sank 52 percent of its field goals tries in the latter stanza, including a 4-of-5 effort from downtown, to outlast arch-rival Georg...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 332 332 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rejection and Redemption: The Phillip Carr Story
Today, Phillip Carr is one of the best basketball players in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference, averaging over 17 points and nearly 10 rebounds per game as a junior at Morgan State University. He...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 379 379 recommendations | email to a friend
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