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Growing up in the NYC area and watching TV meant that you would eventually hear the voice of one Elmer Lynn as he talked about nothing but great deals on carpets and installation. It wasn’t that long ago that Lynn served as the public face of the company even though more recently Empire Carpet has […]

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Photo: Lotte Jacobi J.D. Salinger, author of one of the greatest American coming-of-age books, The Catcher In The Rye, passed away yesterday at the age of 91 in his home in New Hampshire. Salinger’s writing and books heavily influenced me as I was growing up, and in some ways, his writing style can be seen […]