Selling West Side Living’s Joys with the Homes

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She not only sells UWS real estate, she lives there too By Regina Molaro Deanna Kory, senior vice president of the Corcoran Group Real Estate and president of The Deanna Kory Team, was honored with a WESTY Award for her dedication and commitment to residential real estate sales in the Upper West Side area. Through [&hellip
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Realtor Offers Clients a Personal Touch

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Broker wants her firm to stay small By Isha Dandavate Rachel Erlich believes in providing more than the usual apartment-hunting experience. She believes in personal interactions, a comforting experience for her clients and finding a solution that leaves everyone happy. Erlich, 47, began Rachel Realty in 2004 after having worked for two other real estate [&hellip
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Goldman Exec Puts His Talents to Good Use at Lifecare

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Volunteer improves care at Jewish Home with a better computer system By Sara Dover Working with Jewish Home Lifecare was meant to be, so it seems, said West Sider David Orelowitz. The VP of Goldman Sachs started volunteering at the not-for-profit elder care system by flipping burgers for a company-sponsored barbecue for Lifecare a few [&hellip
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Helping Diabetics Control Their Lives and Sugar Levels

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Poverty is often an obstacle to maintaining a good diet By Gavin Aronsen For more than three decades—all of her adult life—Angela Schramm has worked in various roles at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York City. Schramm, a registered nurse and diabetes educator, has spent the past 20 of those years working near her [&hellip
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Ex-Pro Gives Back to Young Players

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Baseball expert’s students include autistic children By Felipe Cabrera Derek Aucoin grew up watching the Expos as a child. He idolized players like Steve Rogers and Andre Dawson. In July, he drove to Cooperstown to see Andre Dawson inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. “When I was 10, I got to meet Andre Dawson,” [&hellip
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Setting Charter Schools’ Course Uptown

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Moskowitz focused on running Harlem charter schools By Gavin Aronsen Harlem native Eva Moskowitz has spent most of her life with the New York education system, including a stint on the City Council advocating for its reform. She’s currently in charge of the Harlem Success Academies, a group of charter schools that have received praise [&hellip
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West Side Parent Always Working for P.S. 199

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Fighting for schools is a fulltime ‘job’ for this mom By Mirva Lempiainen Throughout high school, college and young adulthood, Michelle Ciulla Lipkin was never the community activist type. And yet now, at 39, the mother of two finds herself the co-president of the Parent Teacher Association of P.S. 199 for the second year. Lipkin [&hellip
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Museum Director Is Not Licking Her Wounds

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Hotchner moving forward after Lollipop Building uproar By Mirva Lempiainen Holly Hotchner credits being selected for a WESTY award with the fact that she managed to do the impossible. Two years ago, she and her team breathed new life into the so-called “Lollipop Building” at Two Columbus Circle, turning it into the home of the [&hellip
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