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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
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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
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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Joseph E. Morrissey
Joseph E. Morrissey passed away on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at the age of 58. Beloved Husband of Maria Stella M. Morrissey. Loving Son of Joseph A. and the late Helen Morrissey. Dear Brother of E...
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James Fahey passed away on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at the age of 94. Originally from Brackloon, Swinford, County Mayo, Ireland. Beloved Husband of the late Bridget Josephine Fahey. Loving Father...
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Rosemarie Rey passed away on Thursday, November 24, 2016 at the age of 82. Beloved Wife of Frederick Rey. Loving Mother of Joseph Rey. Dear Sister of Donald Giuralarocca and Janet Giuliani. Mass of...
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Arlene “Arl” Scileppi passed away on November 18, 2016 at the age of 80. Devoted Mother of Tracy Ann DeMaico, Linda Charlock and Edward Scileppi. Loving Grandmother of Monica and Eric. Dear Sister ...
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Arthur W. Biefus
Arthur W. Biefus passed away November 6th, 2016 at the age of 77 years. Beloved Domestic Partner of Joanna Quinn. Loving Father of William. Dear Brother of Donna Constantious and Connie LeGrant. Al...
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Mary King
Mary King passed away on Sunday, November 13, 2016 at the age of 78. Formerly of Ballindine, County Mayo, Ireland. Beloved Wife of Michael King. Loving Mother of Brian (Mary) King and the late Nore...
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Louise Alessi
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Veronica T. Simpson
Veronica T. Simpson passed away on Friday, November 04, 2016 at the age of 92. Beloved Sister of Joan M. Simpson. Also survived by her loving relatives and friends. Mass of Christian Burial was off...
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John Kamps
John Kamps passed away on Wednesday, November 02, 2016 at the age of 73. Beloved Husband of Dorothy Kamps. Loving Father of Stephanie Ann Steele, John Andrew Kamps and Deana Kamps and Father-in-Law...
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Deirdre A. Voccola
Deirdre A. Voccola passed away on Wednesday, November 02, 2016 at the age of 53. Beloved Wife of John J. Voccola. Loving Mother of Ann Marie and Joseph. Cherished Grandmother of Jaxen, Dylan and St...
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Paul G. Canestro
Paul G. Canestro passed away on Sunday, November 06, 2016 at the age of 60. Beloved Son of the late Hugo and Joan Canestro. Loving Godfather of Jonathan Reid. In Lieu of Flowers, memorial donations...
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