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Using Our Schools to Curb School Shootings
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 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 | 84 84 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 | 14 14 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 | 35 35 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...
Astoria Characters: The Art-Foundry Owner
Feb 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
  Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Michael’s family owns Sculpture House Casting. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling What’s your title? It’s not meant to be a funny question, but it makes Michael Perrott...
Jamie Lynn Macchia, From Miss New York To The Campaign For #MoreThan4: A Young Woman On The Path Of Success.
Feb 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 142 142 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 | 181 181 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...
HELPING RESTAURANT OWNERS NAVIGATE THE NEW YORK LABOR LAWS
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 211 211 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans   | Feb 7, 2018 |   Employment Defense Attorney FAQ for Restaurant Owners For restaurant owners, who are busy running their day-to-day business, New York Labor laws can seem li...
When Should You Hire a Personal Injury Law Firm to Handle Your Accident Case?
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 231 231 recommendations | email to a friend
If you have been in an accident and suffered serious injury, there is a good likelihood that you have considerable expenses involved with your recovery — hospital bills, doctor bills, rehabilitatio...
Astoria Characters: The Voice of Chinamerica Radio
Feb 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
  Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Steve’s the voice behind Chinamerica Radio and The Country Oldies Show. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling The first time Steve Warren stepped in front of a radio-stati...

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Karl Ludwig
Karl Ludwig passed away on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at the age of 71. Beloved Husband of the late Agnes Ludwig. Loving Father of Jen (Steve) Lang, Karl (Trish) Ludwig, Kevin Ludwig, Kris (Megan)...
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Elba Chaves Cañadas
Elba Chaves Cañadas passed away on Thursday, January 18, 2018 at the age of 96. Beloved Wife of the late Alfredo Chaves. Loving Mother of Elba Carmen, Argenta Irma, Athala and Alfredo. Cherished Gr...
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Frank C. Wernicki
Frank C. Wernicki died on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at the age of 87. Born in Queens he was the beloved Husband of Cecilia for 61 years, Devoted Father of Kathleen McCluskey and the late Frank and D...
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Helen Rokus
Helen Rokus passed away on January 12th 2018 at the age of 97 years. Beloved Mother of Mary Ann, Theresa, Joan Last and Husband Richard and Vincent. Loving Grandmother of Kristen Tornese and Gregor...
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Stella Elliot
Stella Elliot passed away on January 11th, 2018 at the age of 100 years. She was born February 19th, 1917 at Piping Rock County in Matinecock where her parents, Vincent (Willie) and Anna Sarmuksnis...
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Kenneth William Harris
Kenneth William Harris passed away on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at the age of 69. Beloved Husband of Joyce Theresa Harris. Loving Father of the late Kenneth Ryan Harris. Mr. Harris was a United St...
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Donald Swidzinski
Donald Swidzinski passed away on Saturday, January 06, 2018 at the age of 55. Beloved Father of Devin Swidzinski and Christian Swidzinski. Dear Husband of Tina Marie. Cherished Son of Eleanora and ...
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Ana Acosta
Ana Acosta passed away on Monday, January 08, 2018 at the age of 76. Beloved Wife of Juan F. Balandra. Loving Mother of Raphael, Mireya, Camilo, Miguel, Juan, Rolando, Jimmy, Henry & the late Patri...
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James J. Shanahan
James J. Shanahan passed away on Friday, January 12, 2018 at the age of 75. Beloved Son of the late James and Anna R. Shanahan. Dear Brother of Dennis T. Shanahan. Also survived by many loving frie...
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Concetta Sireci
Concetta Sireci passed away on Sunday, January 14, 2018 at the age of 85. Beloved Wife of Vincent Sireci. Loving Mother of Vincent Sereci and Mother-in-Law of Alina. Cherished Grandmother of Alexza...
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Frank C. Wernicki
Frank C. Wernicki was born in Queens and passed away on January 2, 2018 at the age of 87. “He was an illustrious storyteller and he will be missed.” Beloved husband of Cecilia for 61 years. Devoted...
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Rosemarie Allesi
Rosemarie Allesi passed away on January 1st, 2018 at the age of 81 years. Beloved Mother of Frances Fry, William and Joseph Rizzo. Dear Sister of Ethel Lange. Loving Grandmother of Seven and Great-...
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Mary Ann Norton
Mary Ann Norton passed away on Tuesday, January 02, 2018 at the age of 79. Beloved Wife of the late Matthew F. Norton Jr . Loving Mother of Matthew Norton, Jimmy Norton and Maura Bistro and Mother-...
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Frank A. Brucale
Frank A. Brucale passed away on Wednesday, January 03, 2018 at the age of 78. Beloved Husband of Joyce M. Brucale. Loving Father of Donna Brucale and Frank Brucale Jr. Cherished Grandfather of Gian...
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Teresa Bienenstein
Teresa Bienenstein passed away on Thursday, January 04, 2018 at the age of 57. Beloved Mother of Julia Bienenstein and Greg Bienenstein. Loving Sister of Angela Ferrara-Muffoletto and Carol Berger ...
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