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What to look for when buying a home. Key important items.
Oct 23, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 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 | 50 50 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 | 830 830 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 | 815 815 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 | 1278 1278 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 | 1995 1995 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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R.I.P. Cicely
Dear Editor, Cicely Tyson had a very long and wonderful career in television and films. She was a true Hollywood legend. She will sorely be missed. Sincerely, John Amato Fresh Meadows
Feb 02, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 600 600 recommendations | email to a friend
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Elect Jim Gennaro
Dear Editor, Voters in 24th City Council District will participate in New York City's first ranked-choice voting election on February 2. They will choose five candidates from among eight who are ru...
Jan 27, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 648 648 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rego-ing, going gone
Dear Editor, I guess the old saying you cannot Beat City Hall really resonates with me. I have been asking for a traffic impact study to be done on a new nine-story building with 91 apartments, whi...
Jan 27, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 628 628 recommendations | email to a friend
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Urgent need
Dear Editor, As COVID-19 rate has rise in New York, the state is facing a vaccine shortage. My wife Eva is 67 years old and I am 71 years old, and we both need the vaccine. The government needs to ...
Jan 27, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 643 643 recommendations | email to a friend
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Not a desert
Dear Editor, Recent news articles revealed that the nonprofit Samaritan Village will be opening a 75-bed facility for homeless senior women. It would be located at the old Pride of Judea Community ...
Jan 27, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 658 658 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hammerin’ Hank
Dear Editor, Hank Aaron was certainly a man for all seasons. During his very long, distinguished and memorable career, he became a role model for millions, always giving his best, both on and off t...
Jan 27, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 655 655 recommendations | email to a friend
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Forget unity
Dear Editor, Calls for national unity during the sedition crisis are thoroughly misguided. President Donald Trump and his followers have declared war on the Constitution. As the saying goes, those ...
Jan 19, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 641 641 recommendations | email to a friend
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False hope
Dear Editor, I was hoping that democracy would survive Republican senators fruitlessly objecting to state electors certifying Joe Biden's election. I hoped that would be the last disgraceful, disgu...
Jan 19, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 662 662 recommendations | email to a friend
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Big changes
Dear Editor, The senatorial runoff election in Georgia was not so much an assessment of President Donald Trump, but in the context of the basic conflict in the world today, individualism versus col...
Jan 19, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 642 642 recommendations | email to a friend
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Illogical regulation
Dear Editor, According to the existing regulations, all owners of the tax-deferred retirement plans have to take the Required Minimum Distribution (RMD) every year upon reaching the age of 70-and-a...
Jan 19, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 624 624 recommendations | email to a friend
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Double standard
Dear Editor, Can there be a scintilla of doubt that had Congress been in session to certify the re-election of President Donald Trump and BLM or Antifa attempted to storm the Capitol, police would ...
Jan 13, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 636 636 recommendations | email to a friend
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Failed rollout
Dear Editor, The city’s COVID vaccine rollout should be called "Operation Warped Speed" for its pathetic results. Mayor Bill de Blasio initially vowed that one million New Yorkers would be vaccinat...
Jan 13, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 620 620 recommendations | email to a friend
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Acts of treason
Dear Editor, As a veteran, I am upset over the attack on our nation's Capitol Building in Washington, by evil insurgents. These nefarious and egregious acts were treason. Furthermore, they were an ...
Jan 13, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 648 648 recommendations | email to a friend
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It’s only ‘fare’
Dear Editor, There is at least one way to keep any fare increase in 2021 to the previously scheduled 4 percent level or less, In 2019, the MTA estimated it lost over $300 million to fare evasion. T...
Jan 13, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 613 613 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trump’s mob
Dear Editor, While the Constitution guarantees the right to assemble and protest peacefully, it does not guarantee the right to become violent with intent to destroy property or injure and kill peo...
Jan 13, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 661 661 recommendations | email to a friend
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