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What to look for when buying a home. Key important items.
Oct 23, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 121 121 recommendations | email to a friend
There is a reason for everything. Low price is nice, but does the area have top rated schools? What about shopping, drive up and down the area for a mile. No supermarkets, a big inconvenience. No n...
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Oct 23, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
Still to Receive American Horticultural Society's Honor June 10 COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Steven Still was "green" before green was cool. Nearly four decades ago, Still earned his doctorate at the Universi...
The number 1 Real Estate Broker to go to , Sept.22,2021
Sep 22, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
A Middle Village resident since 1965. Celebrating this month, 42 years in the Real Estate Business. Residential Sales, Mixed Use sales, and Commercial Sales.  To date Jim has completed over 4,000 w...
Some Real Estate Agents do not know how to sell Commercial Properties
Sep 21, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
You can’t just take a Commercial Listing and jump around because you got an exclusive listing. If you just let the owner dictate a price to you and you yes him to death and say just sign here, your...
Important info on closing costs when selling a home. Jim Turano
Sep 20, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 739 739 recommendations | email to a friend
So besides hearing from a sales agent how much commission, or length of time for them to get the exclusive from you, do they explain your closing costs to you? From 42 years ago until today, I alwa...
Hire the most experienced hands on Broker- Jim Turano
Sep 16, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 845 845 recommendations | email to a friend
Now celebrating his 42 year in the Real Estate Business. Over 4,000 written appraisals to date completed. Appeared in New York State Supreme Court as an expert witness in appraising. During Pandemi...
From the earliest I can remember, I’ve always loved music. Exclusive interview with songwriter, singer and entertainer Paul Loren
Sep 08, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 1348 1348 recommendations | email to a friend
Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Paul Loren is a singer, songwriter, producer, and consummate entertainer. A native New Yorker, Paul was raised on the rich legacy of soul, classic pop, and the G...
Special Tribute to all First Responders and 9/11 Victims
Sep 08, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
Thank you for your unbelievable Bravery on the job. A special Tribute to  MS. Evelyn Cruz, of Middle Village, NY. To the many who lost their lives, and the many who suffered for years, God Bless th...
Best Neurosurgeon in Bangalore
Sep 06, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 2022 2022 recommendations | email to a friend
Neuro Doctors are a cohesive group of Top Neurosurgeons , Neurologists, Intervention Neuroradiologist, pain management specialists who work together to provide comprehensive neurosciences care to o...
Hear Landlords side of the story for once!
Sep 01, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
Landlords going through stress and anger these days.  Tenants who had good paying jobs now using the system not to pay rent. Something wrong with the system. Sooner or later you will hear it or see...

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Lee’s unlikely times in office comes to an end
She was just supposed to keep the seat warm for a couple of months, but she ended up leading the borough through one of its most trying times. When Melinda Katz was sworn in as the new district att...
Dec 09, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 864 864 recommendations | email to a friend
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Just super! Democrats basking in new majorities
It wasn’t just in the presidential election that mail-in ballots played a huge role in eventually deciding the outcome, they also played a big role in decided several races in Albany. When the poll...
Dec 01, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 856 856 recommendations | email to a friend
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From roles in government to roles in film
We ran this photo from our archives last week with some information that readers sent in to us about the people in the photo. To recap, pictured from left to right is the late Emanuel Gold, a forme...
Nov 24, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 888 888 recommendations | email to a friend
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A restoration in Forest Hills
Here’s another undated photo from our archives we ran asking our readers to help us identify the people pictured, and this is some of the information we received. On the far left is State Senator E...
Nov 18, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 855 855 recommendations | email to a friend
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Post Offices: Local races will come down to mail-in ballots
The large number of people voting by mail this year didn’t just have national ramifications, it will likely decide some key races here in New York City. In Queens, Ed Braunstein, who has represente...
Nov 11, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 837 837 recommendations | email to a friend
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Political dynasties: The family that serves together...
We realized that as we write this, there is a lot going on in the political world. Voters are turning out to the polls in numbers we haven’t seen in decades to cast their ballot in one of the most ...
Nov 04, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 837 837 recommendations | email to a friend
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Working to stay on the ballot line
New York City voters are turning out in record numbers to take part in early voting this year, and we bet a majority of those are Democrats energized by the desire to vote Donald Trump out of offic...
Oct 28, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 899 899 recommendations | email to a friend
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We hear from the Man in the Center
We re-published this undated photo from our archives last week, sharing some of the information we received from our readers the first time we asked for their help filling in some of the blanks. La...
Oct 21, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 834 834 recommendations | email to a friend
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The story of the man in the center
This is an undated photo we ran from our archives a while back asking readers to help us identify the people and the event, and we received a wealth of great information. Several responders were ab...
Oct 14, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 846 846 recommendations | email to a friend
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City Council votes to dethrone King
The City Council mad a dubious first in its history on Monday when it voted to boot one of its own out of office. By a vote of 48-2, members decided to remove Councilman Andy King of the Bronx from...
Oct 06, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 963 963 recommendations | email to a friend
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One less mayoral candidate to rank in 2021
A crowded field to replace Mayor Bill de Blasio next year just got a little slimmer. City Council Speaker Corey Johnson has announced that he is bowing out of the race. Johnson said that it was get...
Sep 29, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1000 1000 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trashing the mayor a common campaign strategy
While everyone is rightfully focused on the upcoming presidential election, there are a number of local races that are heating up, including many for city offices that won’t take place until 2021. ...
Sep 16, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 970 970 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens GOP has a candidate for borough president
The Queens Republican Party has found their candidate for borough president. Joann Ariola recently announced that she is running for the post this November. She will be taking on Councilman Donovan...
Sep 09, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 971 971 recommendations | email to a friend
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That's an interesting piece of paper!
This is an undated photo from our archives that we ran a few years back, asking our readers to help us identify the individuals pictured. Here’s some of the information we received: Standing on the...
Sep 03, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 985 985 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rally recalls a piece of Williamsburg history
The calls for Mayor Bill de Blasio to step down are getting a little louder. Artist Scott LoBaido of Staten Island organized a “non-political” rally in City Hall Park on Saturday calling for the ma...
Aug 26, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 980 980 recommendations | email to a friend
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