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Frank Nudo

Frank Nudo, former owner of Nick’s Famous Coney Island, dies at 83

For 48 years, Frank Nudo was Portland’s Coney King. As the owner of the Hawthorne District’s Nick’s Famous Coney Island restaurant and bar, he dished up fully loaded hot dogs, beer, and political and sports talk to a parade of Oregon politicians, local athletes and celebrities, and everyday working men.

Nudo, who retired from the business in 2008, passed away on Nov. 11. He was 83.

Nick Carlascio opened the restaurant in 1932, and sold it to Nudo in 1960. Nudo, who had worked there for a few years, vowed that he wouldn’t change the no-frills business, and over more than four decades he kept the menu simple, the portions large, and the banter friendly. Continue reading

Maurice Hinchey

Maurice Hinchey, former U.S. congressman, recalled as environmental champion

Former Rep. Maurice D. Hinchey, who served 20 years in Congress and had been battling a terminal neurological disorder, died on Wednesday. He was known as an environmental advocate and champion of Hudson Valley causes. Video by Jack Howland/Poughkeepsie Journal Wochit

Former Rep. Maurice D. Hinchey, who served 20 years in Congress and had been battling a terminal neurological disorder, died on Wednesday, his family confirmed.

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John Anderson

John Anderson, Independent Who Ran for President, Dies at 95

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  • Congressman seemed ‘more interested in ideas than in power’
  • U.S. electoral system controlled by two parties is ‘broken’

 

John B. Anderson, a former Republican congressman from Illinois who challenged the two-party system by running as an independent candidate in the 1980 presidential election, has died. He was 95. Continue reading

 

Providing Outstanding Quality Funeral Services & Facilities At Very Affordable Prices:

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