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What to look for when buying a home. Key important items.
Oct 23, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 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 22, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 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 | 62 62 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 | 63 63 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 | 693 693 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 | 806 806 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 | 1029 1029 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 | 119 119 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 | 1994 1994 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 | 91 91 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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Challenge hate
Dear Editor, The recent graffiti scrawled outside the Rego Park Jewish Center is a stark reminder that hate and discrimination still are very much a part of our world. Even though a polarizing dema...
Mar 03, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 596 596 recommendations | email to a friend
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Get dosed
Dear Editor, My wife and I received our first COVID-19 vaccine shot at Aqueduct Racetrack in on Friday. My wife is 67 and I am 71 years old, and we had a hard time trying to get an appointment duri...
Mar 03, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 622 622 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stop ADU proposal
Dear Editor, Assemblyman Harvey Epstein of Manhattan and State Senator Pete Harckham of Westchester County have proposed a bill in the legislature that would legalize accessory dwelling units (ADUs...
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Three fixes
Dear Editor, Mayor Bill de Blasio hopes to get most New Yorkers vaccinated against COVID-19 by June. Slightly more than one million residents have been vaccinated so far this year. Compare this to ...
Feb 24, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 645 645 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cuomo must go
Dear Editor, Governor Andrew Cuomo continues to make all kinds of misleading and untrue statements about the growing anger concerning the nursing home disaster. He continues to point the finger and...
Feb 24, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 650 650 recommendations | email to a friend
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Check Cuomo
Dear Editor, A report by the office of Attorney General Letitia James report found that the state's Department of Health underreported nursing home COVID deaths by 50 percent, raising alarms over G...
Feb 16, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 602 602 recommendations | email to a friend
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Taking its toll
Dear Editor, Last year, toll hikes were approved for the New York Thruway and the Mario Cuomo Bridge. This will be the first of many toll hikes in coming years. Blaming lost revenues due to COVID-1...
Feb 16, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 676 676 recommendations | email to a friend
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Seven patriots
Dear Editor, Seven. That's the number of honorable Republican senators who voted for impeachment. They are true patriots. The rest have lost their souls by ignoring the Confederate flags being para...
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Subway crime
Dear Editor, There are far too many homeless and mentally ill people roaming subway stations intimidating people, and in some cases physically assaulting, robbing and injuring them. People being pu...
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Failing teachers
Dear Editor, The failure of the Department of Education to reopen all public schools for in-person learning shows who really runs our school system: United Federation of Teachers (UFT) leader Micha...
Feb 10, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 671 671 recommendations | email to a friend
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Leave them up
Dear Editor, My wife and myself are leaving our Christmas tree and manger up in memory of the 400,000-plus who have lost their lives to the COVID-19 VIRUS. We are also doing this for all those who ...
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RIP Plummer
Dear Editor, Christopher Plummer was a very versatile and wonderful actor with a career that stretched over 70 years. His most famous role was the portrayal of Captain Georg Von Trapp in the 1965  ...
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Winning percentages
Dear Editor, Using the Electoral College in the election of the president allows (theoretically) a relatively small percentage of the total population to dominate. To prove this, I wrote a simple c...
Feb 02, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 672 672 recommendations | email to a friend
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Old tunnels
DearEditor, Did you know that the 4th Avenue subway in Brooklyn was extended one stop from 77th Street to a new station in Bay Ridge at 86th Street & 4th Avenue on January 15, 1916? At the time, th...
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COVID deaths
Dear Editor, Attorney General Letitia James found that nursing homes many have undercounted the number of deaths related to COVID-19 by as much as 50 percent. As of November 16, there were 6,645 nu...
Feb 02, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 611 611 recommendations | email to a friend
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