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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 | 27 27 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
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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 | 15 15 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 | 33 33 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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Louise Huderski Gongolewski
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Emilio H. Palanca
Emilio H. Palanca passed away on Sunday, June 25, 2017 at the age of 61. Beloved Husband of Nanette Morales. Cherished Son of Carmen Maria Palanca. Funeral Services held at Papavero Funeral Home on...
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Malva M. Deming
Malva M. Deming passed away July 6th, 2017 in Oxford, New York. Mr. Deming was a Former resident of Maspeth, NY and served in the US Navy during World War II, he was 91 years old. Beloved Father of...
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Carol Ferraro
Carol Ferraro passed away Thursday, June 29, 2017 at the age of 70. Beloved Wife of Vincent Ferraro. Loving Mother of Christine Adams, Ted Adams, Carol Churpita and Victoria Paladino and Special Mo...
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Angelo Giaimo
Angelo Giaimo passed away on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at the age of 99. Beloved Husband of the late Sabatina Giaimo. Loving Father of Joseph Giaimo and Anthony Giaimo. Also survived by numerous niec...
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Frank J. Perrotta
Frank J. Perrotta passed away in Effort, PA on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at the age of 75. Beloved Husband of Beverly A. Perrotta. Loving Father of Pamela Perrotta, Frank Perrotta and Michelle Lopez....
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Barbara Ann Hayes
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Frank J. Hartmann
Frank J. Hartmann passed away on Friday, June 16, 2017 at the age of 91. Beloved Husband of the late Domenica Hartmann. Loving Father of JoAnn & John Ribisi, Frank Jr. & Edie Hartmann, Dorothea & P...
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Adelaide Czuchlewski
Adelaide Czuchlewski passed away on Monday, June 12, 2017 at the age of 94. Beloved Wife of the late Gregory Czuchlewski. Loving Mother of Stephen, Paul and Gregory and Mother-in-Law of Stefani, El...
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Mensar Freijeiro
Mensar Freijeiro passed away on Wednesday, June 07, 2017 at the age of 87. Beloved Wife of the late Arturo. Loving Mother of Juan Chopurian, Terbanda Chopurian, Gabriel Freijeiro and Marylen Montan...
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Edith A. Giustiniani
Edith A. Giustiniani passed away on Friday, June 09, 2017 at the age of 90. Beloved sister of the late Flavia, Florence, Josephine and Francis. Loving aunt and great-aunt of many loving nieces, nep...
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Edith A. Giustiniani
Edith A. Giustiniani passed away on Friday, June 09, 2017 at the age of 90. Beloved sister of the late Flavia, Florence, Josephine and Francis. Loving aunt and great-aunt of many loving nieces, nep...
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