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Astoria Characters: The Accent Adjustor
Jul 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
PHOTO BY NANCY A. RUHLING Liz is a speech-language pathologist. Text and photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Liz Schwartz   is sitting on her living room sofa talking about effective communication. She spea...
NEW YORK FIFA — THE FREELANCE ISN’T FREE ACT
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans   | Jul 6, 2017 |   Employment Defense Attorney ,   The Freelance Isn’t Free Act What does FIFA mean for business owners? Small business owners in New York City already are und...
NYC Carwash Law Ruled Illegal Due to Promoting Unionization
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently a NY federal judge ruled that the NYC Carwash law was illegal because it promoted unionization of carwashes.   In 2015, the NYC Council passed a law to regulate car wash businesses. The Co...
What Is a Consequential Injury in a Workers’ Compensation Case?
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Jun 29, 2017 Understanding Consequential Injuries in Workers’ Compensation Cases New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers In the afterm...
Deadly Truck Accident in Long Island City, Queens
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP   |   Jul 7, 2017 On Saturday, June 24 around 6:00 a.m., a car crashed into a tractor-trailer in Long Island City, Queens. According to   CBS New York   , the dr...
Milo Yiannopoulos Sues Simon & Schuster – Bet They Wish They Had a Morals Clause, but What’s a Morals Clause?
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro   |   Jul 11, 2017   | According to the   lawsuit   he filed on Friday, July 7, 2017, Simon & Schuster refused to publish his most recent book,   Dangerous , because of allegations...
Astoria Characters: The Woman Who's Mastered the Business of Art
Jul 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Marci is the owner of The Paint Place at 31-21 31st St. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling The room is filled with folding tables whose tops are clad in sheets of black p...
Astoria Characters: The Mom in Charge of Kids and Cakes
Jul 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
PHOTO BY NANCY A. RUHLING Renée devotes her life and career to children. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling When   Renée Edwards   opens the bright blue IKEA shopping bag, a big smile breaks acros...
Astoria Characters: The Guy Who's At Your Service
Jun 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
It was a driver’s license that determined   Jaime Jinete’ s future. Jaime, the owner of   Nicole’s Cleaners , didn’t know much English when he came to America, but he was fluent when it came to the...
Astoria Characters: The Guy Who Wants To Help You Succeed
Jun 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Andre’s the organizing director of Zone 126. Text and photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Please, whatever you do, don’t say “project.” Andre T. Stith (that’s Smith with a T instea...

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Teodoro Casino
Teodoro Casino passed away on May 7th at the age of 59 years. Survived by Wife Blesilda, Daughter Abbi, Son Arvin, Grand-Daughter Pio, Sister Maria and Brothers Renato, Sonny, Leo and Den. Funeral ...
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Elaine D. Richardson
Elaine D. Richardson passed away on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at the age of 71. Beloved Mother of Richard A. Richardson. Loving Sister of Edmund C. Godwin, Sr. Private Cremation held on Saturday May ...
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Carlos C. Sanclemente
Carlos C. Sanclemente passed away on Sunday, May 14, 2017 at the age of 91. Beloved Husband of Martha Sanclemente. Loving Father of Harold Sanclemente, Lucy Guerrino, Marcela Blakely and the late N...
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Bart Tonry
Bart Tonry passed away on Thursday, May 04, 2017 at the age of 85. Beloved Husband of Theresa Tonry. Loving Father of Jackie Miller & Theresa Brown and Father-in-Law of Joe Miller and Jeff Brown. C...
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Rose M. Casale
Rose M. Casale passed away on Friday, May 05, 2017 at the age of 98. Beloved Wife of the late Frank H. Casale. Loving Mother of Louis Casale, Jack Casale and Carol Ann Ercolano. Cherished Grandmoth...
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Joanne Kijik
Joanne Kijik passed away on Monday, May 08, 2017 at the age of 70. Beloved Wife of Richard Kijik. Loving Mother of Jason Kijik (Michelle) and Bryan Kijik. Cherished Grandmother of Haley. Dear Siste...
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Victoria E. Davis
Victoria E. Davis passed away on April 23, 2017 at the age of 81. Beloved Wife of the late Joseph J. Davis. Devoted Mother of Joseph & Lisa Bloom. Dear Grandmother of Jennifer & Michael. Long time ...
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Cecelia Frances Dorgan (nee Connaughton)
Cecelia Frances Dorgan (nee Connaughton) passed away on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at the age of 72. Originally of Bally Moe, County Galway, Ireland. Beloved Wife of Michael C. Dorgan. Loving Mother o...
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Jennie Jagelka
Jennie Jagelka passed away April 13th, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada at the age of 96 years. Beloved Mother of Lorraine Yaeger, Thomas and Edward Jagelka. Loving Grandmother of five and Great-Grandmoth...
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Mildred Abramski
Mildred Abramski passed away April 23rd, 2017 at the age of 97 years. Beloved Wife of the late Alfred. Devoted Mother of Margaret Abramski-Kuzin, Joan Veronica Rose-Wick, Wayne Rose and the late Do...
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Angela Witkowski
Angela Witkowski passed away on Wednesday April 12, 2017 at the age of 92. Beloved wife of the late Edward Witkowski. Dear Sister of Stella Orlovsky. Also survived by Nieces and Nephews. Funeral se...
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Salvatore J. Melito
Salvatore J. Melito passed away on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at the age of 70. Beloved Husband of Diane Melito. Loving Father of Dawn Melito. Dear Brother of Joseph Melito, Jerry Melito and the lat...
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Albina “Grazia” Rizzo
Albina “Grazia” Rizzo passed away on Sunday, April 16, 2017 at the age of 104. Beloved Wife of the late Filippo Rizzo. Loving Mother of Pasquale Rizzo, Maria Impieri, Antonio Rizzo, Anna Maria Bion...
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Ramon Ramos
Ramon Ramos passed away on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at the age of 85. Beloved Husband of Irene Ramos. Loving Father of Ramon Jr. & Colleen Ramos, Daisy Ramos, Blanca Ramos, Edwin & Janet Gonzalez, ...
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