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Astoria Characters: The Accent Adjustor
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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?
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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
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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?
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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
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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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Marc S. Rivera
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NANCY ANN WAYNE (REDUTO), passed away on Monday, August 6, 2012. She was born in Brooklyn, NY, on September 21, 1941 to Peter and Olga Reduto of Queens, NY. Growing up in Queens, NY she was a neigh...
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Augustus J. Raguso passed away on Friday, August 03, 2012 at the age of 83. Beloved Father of Santino Ragusa, Edward Ragusa, Christine Odonirik, Maryanne Ragusa, Joseph Ragusa and Lorraine Trigo. C...
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Martha A. Leon passed away on Thursday, July 19, 2012 at the age of 92. Beloved Wife of the late Tony Leon. Loving Sister of Michael D’Elia, and the late Frank D’Elia, Vincent D’Elia, Agnes Colabuf...
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Maria T. Crose of Glendale passed away on July 24, 2012 at the age of 88. She was the beloved wife of the late James C. Crouse. Devoted mother of Maria T. Crouse Jr. & James Carroll Crouse. Dear gr...
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Maddalena Giambrone
Maddalena Giambrone passed away on Saturday, July 28, 2012 at the age of 59. Beloved Wife of Andrea Giambrone. Loving Mother of Maria Curatolo (Florenz), Nancy Giambrone (Danny) and Joseph Michael ...
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Eugene Coizza
Eugene Coizza passed away on Saturday, July 28, 2012 at the age of 70. Beloved Husband of Patricia Coizza. Loving Father of Eugene Coizza and Joseph Coizza and Father-in-Law of Lisa and Barbara. Ch...
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Anthony Russo passed away on Saturday, July 28, 2012 at the age of 74. Beloved Husband of Rose Russo. Loving Father of Anthony Russo and the late Roseann Russo. Also survived by numerous nieces, ne...
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