blog roll
our featured bloggers
Open House Weekend. Middle Village 1 fam. 3 beds. 2 baths
Oct 16, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Middle Village the choice fir you. Why?  Here s why.  Great Schools. Three supermarkets / Huge Park A busy Metropolitan Avenue with plenty of Stores/ Restaurants. Convenience like no other area. Oc...
Jim Turano, Broker of Diverse Real Estate
Oct 09, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
There is more to having a Broker to represent you, then signing a six month exclusive to sell your home. Having 50-60 Photo’s in a store window doesn’t mean you are a experienced knowledgeable prof...
Jim Turano, Broker of Diverse Real Estate
Oct 09, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
There is more to having a Broker to represent you, then signing a six month exclusive to sell your home. Having 50-60 Photo’s in a store window doesn’t mean you are a experienced knowledgeable prof...
The Time to Travel Time Between Manhattan to JFK
Oct 08, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
The city of never-ending fun offers a variety of options for doing almost everything.   The straightforward trip from Manhattan as well as John F. Kennedy International Airport is not an exception ...
Important info on closing costs when selling a home. Jim Turano
Sep 20, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 747 747 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 | 891 891 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...
Settling an Estate, get a Free Date of Death Appraisal from Jim Turano
Sep 13, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
During the tragic Pandemic many lost loved ones. To continue giving back to the Community, Jim Turano, Broker of Diverse Real Estate is offering it Free of Charge. The only Broker in Queens offerin...
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 | 1195 1195 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...
Best Neurosurgeon in Bangalore
Sep 06, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 2064 2064 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...
The aftermath of a two year construction project to replace the Sewers
Sep 04, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
Two years of construction by CAC who got the contract to replace the Sewer Lines in the street. All residents had to endure the inconvenience, and damages to their homes, stoops and sidewalks. Reas...

more blogs

letters
Off the tracks?
Dear Editor, The recent release of a February 2017 internal City Hall memo reveals that the proposed financing of a Brooklyn-Queens street car, known as BQX, by capturing a piece of rising property...
May 10, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 936 936 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Vote out the IDC
Dear Editor, After watching the Affordable Care Act repealed for the American Health Care Act, which will literally cost thousands of lives, I cannot fathom how the Independent Democratic Caucus an...
May 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 934 934 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
To mothers
Dear Editor, Mother's Day is fast approaching and is a time to remember mothers both near and far. Some of our mothers have passed on, but are still near and dear to our hearts. My own mother passe...
May 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 916 916 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Pope & Trump
Dear Editor, CNN reported President Donald Trump's first foreign trip will include visits to Saudi Arabia, Israel and the Vatican. The Catholic newspaper The Tablet, quoting the Holy See, confirmed...
May 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 845 845 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
No justice
Dear Editor, A jury on Long Island recently found Cesar Gonzales-Mugaburu not guilty of sexually abusing his foster sons over a period of 19 years. This was the first time he had been prosecuted de...
May 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 937 937 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
We need BQX
Dear Editor, I live in Queens but work in Brooklyn as a lead concierge. Every weekend I have to take multiple trains going through Manhattan because it’s the only way to get to Brooklyn from Queens...
May 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 865 865 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Abolish Co-ops
Dear Editor, The primary loss of the affordable housing stock in 153,000 rent-stabilized apartments from 1994-2012 in Ne York City has been due to co-op conversions, whereby the petty bourgeoisie b...
May 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 874 874 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Delusional GOP
Dear Editor, Is Edward Riecks really that concerned with Hollywood (“Moving Out” - 4/27)? Does he really think President Donald Trump and his "elite swamp dwellers" can better relate to the middle ...
May 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 885 885 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
'Loosie' proposition
Dear Editor, Mayor Bill de Blasio's proposal to raise the cost of a pack of cigarettes from $10.50 to $13, just like past increases, will not discourage consumption. The growth of illegal street co...
May 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 882 882 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Gone too soon
Dear Editor, Another Bravest at the FDNY has died in the line of duty. Firefighter William Tolley sought only to save lives and to protect property. Tolley was dedicated to the FDNY and to the City...
May 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 873 873 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Spectrum stinks
Dear Editor, I'm glad my councilman, Rory Lancman, joined IBEW Local 3 workers on the picket line when their union went on strike against Spectrum on March 28. They're protesting Spectrum's elimina...
Apr 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 950 950 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Help the homeless
Dear Editor, Poverty seems to be increasing in our neighborhoods, but what can we do? I was recently in the Glen Oaks Village shopping area and saw men and women, young and old, begging. Some I spo...
Apr 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 938 938 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Using influence
Dear Editor, Should Mayor Bill de Blasio want to implement acceptance of the MTA Metrocard for a free transfer between bus, subway and ferry, all he has to do is use his influence. For starters, he...
Apr 25, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 984 984 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Mass hysteria
Dear Editor, First it was Amtrak that was unable to restore service to Penn Station. Then last week the entire subway system was crippled during Friday's morning commute by an electrical problem. W...
Apr 25, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 992 992 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Moving out?
Dear Editor, Can someone advise me if any of the Hollywood celebrities who promised to leave the country in the event Donald Trump was elected president have actually done so? To the best of my kno...
Apr 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 962 962 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
national news