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Astoria Characters: The Daughter Who Took Over the Family Business by Nruhling
Jan 08, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Gerri is the owner of AirLogix. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling When Gerri Domenikos was growing up, she always figured that she would go into the family’s commercial heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration business. After all, she had been involved ...
Astoria Characters: The Yiddish Actor by Nruhling
Jan 01, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling You can see Adam in Fiddler on the Roof . Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling When Adam B. Shapiro introduces himself, he makes a big point of emphasizing his middle initial, B. You see, Adam’s an actor, and there’s another fellow on the New York stage who has the same n...
Astoria Characters: The Comfort-Food Chef by Nruhling
Dec 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Nick is the executive chef at The Bonnie and Sweet Afton. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Ah, comfort food. Whether it’s mac and cheese or mashed potatoes, it’s what gets Nick Testa ’s culinary juices flowing like fine wine. “It reminds me of my childhood,” says Nick...
Astoria Characters: The Good Witch by Nruhling
Dec 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Annie is a licensed massage therapist and a certified aromatherapist and teacher. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling In Annie Mascia ’s life, things don’t simply happen. Rather, she gets interested in one thing, and it leads to another and another and another. Annie, a ...
so you want to get involved? The end of the year approaches-Breakups/Divorces follow! by godfather
Dec 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
VERY TRUE! Each year in January more people break up and get Divorces than any other time of the year. Whether your married, living together sooner or later in hits you square in the face. For men it is always devastating. For men as the years go by they keep experiencing such an unhappy experien...
Have You Been Accused of Sexual Harassment in the Workplace? by cjleclaire
Dec 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 780 780 recommendations | email to a friend
Growing Concerns About Sexual Harassment in Employment Environments New York NBC News recently reported that more than $5 million has gone into settling lawsuits brought against 70 New York employees accused of sexual harassment or gender discrimination. In addition, half of the accused employees...
RSD/CPRS Treatment: FDA Breakthrough Therapy by cjleclaire
Dec 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 716 716 recommendations | email to a friend
Progress Being Made in RSD/CPRS Treatment In many cases, CPRS has been difficult to treat. Hearing that the FDA has deemed a drug a “breakthrough therapy” for CPRS treatment is encouraging. RSC (Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy) is an older name for the condition that today is called CRPS, which stan...
Astoria Characters: The Woman Whose Life Is in Limbo by Nruhling
Dec 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Saneun is from South Korea. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Saneun Hwang rummages through her tote bag until she finds a thick white book. She places it on the coffee table and begins flipping through its image-heavy pages, which she likens to birds’ wings flying fre...
HIGHLY RECOMMENDED SPECIAL BUSINESS RECOGNITION AWARD by godfather
Dec 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 625 625 recommendations | email to a friend
Goes to Grand Spectacle, Inc. on Grand Avenue, Maspeth,NY RATED 5 ***** STARS-GUARANTEED SATISFACTION! Service, manners, and respect for the Community residents who frequent their business at 66-60 Grand Avenue. People from Middle Village and Maspeth have been pleasantly surprised and recommend o...
MODERN BAKERY BUSINESS SOLD-NEXT IS AUTOBODY SHOP by godfather
Dec 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 589 589 recommendations | email to a friend
 AUTOBODYSHOP-MIDDLE VILLAGE,NY 11379 OWNER RETIRING AFTER 46 YEARS. ASKING $179K OWNER WILL HOLD NOTE WITH HALF DOWN. MODERN FACILITY,TWO LIFTS, AND PAINTROOM. RENT $7,500 (PAY ONE MONTH'S RENT AS FEE) BY APPOINTMENTS ONLY TO QUALIFIED BUYERS.  DIVERSE REAL ESTATE-JIM TURANO/BROKER 1-347-837-9206