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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?
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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
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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Frank Markiewicz
Frank Markiewicz passed away on Monday, December 26, 2016 at the age of 98. Beloved Husband of the late Zofia Markiewicz. Loving Father of Andrew J. Markiewicz and the late Richard Markiewicz & fat...
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Vittorino Salvoni
Vittorino Salvoni passed away on Friday, December 23, 2016 at the age of 81. Beloved Husband of Maria Salvoni. Loving Father of Ezio, Antonio and Lorenzo Salvoni. Cherished Grandfather of Beatrice,...
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Lisa Gandino
Lisa Gandino passed away on Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at the age of 36. Beloved Daughter of Vincent and Helen Gandino. Loving Sister of Vincent Gandino. Cherished Aunt of Xavier Gandino. Dear Niec...
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Concetta Granshaw passed away on Monday, December 19, 2016 at the age of 93. Beloved Wife of the late Lawrence Granshaw. Loving Mother of Edward Granshaw, Patrick H. Granshaw and Lawrence Granshaw....
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Helen V. Flaherty 12/19/07 – 12/19/16 It has been 9 years since Jesus called you home. We miss you dearly, not a day goes by that we remember all of the happy times and how special you were in our ...
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Lula Karamuze passed away on Friday, December 09, 2016 at the age of 88. Beloved Wife of the late Spiro Karamuze. Loving Mother of George Gavares, Chris Karamuze and Phillips Karamuze. Cherished Gr...
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Marion Doyle
Marion Doyle passed away on Sunday, December 11, 2016 at the age of 88. Beloved Wife of the late Joseph A. Doyle. Cherished Friend of Maria Teresa Luna. Longtime Parishioner and Volunteer at St. Ma...
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Dorothy Ketterer
Dorothy Ketterer passed away on Thursday, December 08, 2016 at the age of 100. Beloved Wife of the late George Kettere. Loving Mother of George Ketterer, John Ketterer, Joan Szymczak and the late D...
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Msgr. George M. Schuster
Msgr. Schuster served 59 years as a priest A Mass of Christian Burial for Msgr. George M. Schuster, Pastor emeritus of Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal Parish, Ridgewood was celebrated Dec. 7 at th...
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Gladys A. Zdon
Gladys A. Zdon passed away on Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at the age of 80 years. Beloved Sister of Thomas A. and Wife Catherine and Joseph F. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Funeral M...
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John R. Reilly
John R. Reilly passed away on Sunday, December 04, 2016 at the age of 79. Beloved Father of Michael Reilly, Robert Reilly, Dennis Reilly and Jennifer Reilly. Cherished Grandfather of Tristan, Olivi...
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Jean Kozinoski
Jean Kozinoski passed away on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at the age of 85. She was the beloved wife of the late John P. Kozinoski. Loving Mother of Jean Wilm, Mary Ann Chamley and Karen Macchia. ...
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Gerard Cirone
Gerard Cirone passed away on Sunday, November 20, 2016 at the age of 64. Beloved Husband of the late Jeanne. Loving Father of Victoria Cirone and Paul Cirone. Dear Brother of Dominic Cirone. Loving...
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Margarita N. Chua
Margarita N. Chua passed away on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at the age of 93. Beloved Wife of the late Domingo. Loving Mother of Lucrecia Chua (Jose), Aida Chua Salvador (Gerry), Violeta Chua Manf...
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Elli Modonas
Elli Modonas passed away on Friday, December 02, 2016 at the age of 84. Beloved Wife of the late Apostolos. Loving Mother of Kathy Malafis, Denise Siklas and Nick Modonas. Cherished Grandmother of ...
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