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A Renaissance Woman In New York City. Interview With LindaAnn LoSchiavo
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 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 | 170 170 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 | 450 450 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 | 287 287 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 | 472 472 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 | 206 206 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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Boys’ basketball coach leads unbeaten girls’ soccer team
Claude Sharpe exemplifies new meaning to learning on the fly. Or in this case, the pitch. Sharpe has been the boys’ head basketball coach at Grand Street Campus since 2006, and notably reached the ...
Oct 24, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Midnight Madness hypes start of season for STJ
It wasn’t as much about the game as it was about the spectacle, which is really the spirit of Midnight Madness anyway. For St. John’s University, the hype and energy was and is there for both of th...
Oct 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Foolish To Count Out Never-Say-Die Yanks
How would I sum up the 2017 postseason thus far for the New York Yankees? A feel-good roller coaster ride that over two-plus weeks has seen it’s twists and turns, providing for some thrilling and l...
Oct 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Flying chair, not first-round KO, highlights budding hostility at Barclays
The tension had been brewing for the last 79 hours. It all came to a head, as designed, on Saturday night, fight night, but not in the way many, if any, anticipated. The story was fairly typical: t...
Oct 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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Conference honors for Green
Freshman Briana Green of the Queens College volleyball team was named East Coast Conference (ECC) Rookie of the Week. Over the Knights’ five matches for the week, Green finished with 36 kills (2.12...
Oct 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Yanks Back Up Girardi, Opportunity to Shock World Awaits Game 5
First things first, Joe Girardi is a terrific big-league manager. He’s well prepared, he’s insightful, he knows how to manage a bullpen, and has won in New York City. He can manage my baseball team...
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nets knocking off Knicks a sign of things to come?
Sure, it’s only the preseason, but 117-83 is pretty telling. And truthfully, the score doesn’t even provide the full story for the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets. Having dealt Carmelo Anthony, t...
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
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Knights stun ranked LIU Post
Junior András Breuer curved in the game-tying goal on a free kick late in the second half, as the Queens College men went toe-to-toe with the sixth-ranked team in the nation, earning a 1-1 draw aga...
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
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NYAWA to host Sit-Down Championships
The New York Arm Wrestling Association (NYAWA) announced that the 2017 NYC Sit-Down Arm Wrestling Championships will be held on Sunday, October 22, at 1 p.m. at Cheap Shots Sports Bar, 149-05 Union...
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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Knight split two in 24 hours at Saint Anselm
Playing in its second and third matches within a 24-hour span, the Queens College volleyball team went 1-1 at the Saint Anselm Tri-Match on Saturday, sweeping the Merrimack College Warriors before ...
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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There’s a lot on the line in Brooklyn on Saturday
Boxing returns to Barclays Center on Saturday, October 14, highlighted by a triple-header of world-title bouts in the stuffed and ultra-competitive 154-pound class. The huge night will be closed ou...
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
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Preseason favorite Terriers prep for NEC play
The St. Francis Terriers men’s soccer squad has a chance to win their fourth Northeast Conference title in five seasons. But first, the preseason unanimous favorites in the NEC coaches poll have to...
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mets Manager Deserved Better From Team
It’s been no secret over the last few weeks that Mets manager Terry Collins has been playing out his managerial tenure with the club. It certainly was not a shock to hear that the Mets were ready t...
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. John’s falls just short in 1-0 defeat
Despite owning a 7-4 advantage in shots on goal, the St. John’s women’s soccer team’s late rally fell just short as Marquette held on for a 1-0 victory at Belson Stadium Sunday afternoon. Marquette...
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nets optimistic as new season gets underway
By Bryan Fonseca The vibe is different this time around. The Brooklyn Nets aren’t perceived as, and no longer are, the worst team in the NBA. In fact, many within and arou...
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
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