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Celebrating Immigrants

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Friday, April 11, 2008

Next week, New York celebrates its 5th annual Immigrant Heritage Week. Immigrant Affairs Commissioner Guillermo Linares talks about the services New York offers immigrants and the issues they face. Plus, a single dad writes struggles to maintain family life and a love life; and will trade dispute over wire hangers mean more expensive dry cleaning?

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Guillermo Linares

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Immigrant Heritage Week

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