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Elmhurst worker fired for single sick day
Elmhurst worker fired for single sick day
Top Stories Alexa Altman 2/06/2013 at 12:13PM

For four months, Emilio Palaguachi, 43, worked 60-hour weeks behind the counter at Superior Deli on the Lower East Side. One day, he felt ill, and with the permission of his manager, missed a day of work to visit a doctor. But when he returned to work the next day, he was handed one day’s [...]

Tom Cruise reportedly dating 26-year-old Queens native
News Queens Courier Staff 12/26/2012 at 4:20PM

After finalizing his divorce from Katie Holmes this summer, Tom Cruise appears to be dating again, but it’s not a fellow actor, it’s a New York City restaurant manager and Queens native. According to In Touch, the 50-year-old “Jack Reacher” star is wooing a 26-year-old brunette named Cynthia Jorge, who works at Beauty & Essex in [...]

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