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Real Estate- Remember when?
Nov 14, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
In 1987 mortgage rates were 10.55% for 30 years  Prices of homes were way lower than today. The point is nothing stays the same. Prices go up and rates go up. That’s for sure. But how much longer d...
Free Home Evaluation November and December 2021
Nov 12, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 330 330 recommendations | email to a friend
Thinking of Selling your Home?  Now is the time while  Buyers are buying and getting 3.125% Mortgage rates. Do not wait till Spring when  most owners list their  properties. Avoid the competition. ...
Italian Charities of America held its 85th Annual Dinner Dance.
Nov 02, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 533 533 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens, New York  –  On October 24, 2021, Italian Charities of America held their 85th Annual Dinner Dance at the Roma View in Howard Beach, Queens. Italian Charities of America is a nonprofit orga...
What to look for when buying a home. Key important items.
Oct 23, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 619 619 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 | 565 565 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 | 123 123 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 | 124 124 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 | 1222 1222 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 | 1130 1130 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 | 1328 1328 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...

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Dance festival takes its show on the virtual ‘road’
Starting Saturday, the Queensboro Dance Festival (QDF) kicks off a virtual tour showcasing the art of movement across Queens. The annual public programming is traditionally held in parks, plazas, l...
May 14, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1346 1346 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ridgewood gym raises money for front line workers
Like many small businesses in New York City, Ridgewood’s Force Fitness Club is fighting to stay alive, unable to gain access to government loans, with revenue falling below 50 percent and no end to...
May 08, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1417 1417 recommendations | email to a friend
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Flushing Town Hall announces virtual lineup for May
Even with its doors temporarily closed due to COVID-19, Flushing Town Hall is continuing to engage audiences online with global artistry. This month, the community venue is introducing an all-new l...
May 08, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1355 1355 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens author uncovers her history in debut memoir
On the surface, Esther Amini’s story is one that resonates with many kids growing up in Queens. The first American-born child to two Iranian immigrants, Amini spent her formative years navigating t...
Apr 30, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1398 1398 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cookbook offers dishes inspired by Queens Night Market
Despite social distancing restrictions putting many beloved events on hold, New Yorkers will soon be able to bring the vibrant aromas and flavors of the Queens Night Market to life in their own kit...
Apr 30, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1379 1379 recommendations | email to a friend
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Memory project documents life at pandemic’s epicenter
As New York navigates an unprecedented and disorienting juncture in time, a local community archiving program is creating a time capsule of the moment from the perspective of the county hardest hit...
Apr 26, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1434 1434 recommendations | email to a friend
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Artist opens free exhibition space in her garage
Throughout her career, Korean folk painting specialist Stephanie Lee has witnessed firsthand the unfair treatment of artists from within their own community. From a 50 percent commission system imp...
Apr 09, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1421 1421 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn chef back in action on “Top Chef All Stars”
With Americans watching more television while on quarantine, it’s the perfect time for New Yorkers to watch Lisa Fernandes do what she does best. The Brooklyn-based chef is turning up the heat with...
Apr 09, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1412 1412 recommendations | email to a friend
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Performance company kicks off virtual circus academy
The thrill of the circus is coming to homes all over the city, thanks to artists, performers and coaches from The Muse Brooklyn and ABCirque troupe. 

 To help New Yorkers stay physically and menta...
Apr 02, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1482 1482 recommendations | email to a friend
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Music school keeps on rocking with online lessons
Despite the chaos and noise outside, School of Rock Queens is keeping the music going from indoors. In response to coronavirus restrictions limiting travel and face-to-face interaction, the Whitest...
Apr 02, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1441 1441 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ridgewood group brings community together in crisis
Started by a group of friends in 2014 as an experimental hub for the community, Woodbine is entering its seventh year of operation in Ridgewood. To mark the occasion, Woodbine re-launched its websi...
Mar 27, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1481 1481 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens World Film Festival goes virtual
This year, the Queens World Film Festival (QWFF), usually hosted at various venues throughout the borough, celebrates its 10th anniversary. Rather than cancel the festival due to the COVID-19 globa...
Mar 27, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1441 1441 recommendations | email to a friend
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More than four decades of Hispanic theatre in Queens
Nestled in the heart of Sunnyside, Queens, on Greenpoint Avenue, is the cardinal awning of the Thalia Spanish Theatre. For 43 years, the neighborhood mainstay has celebrated the richness and divers...
Mar 19, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1499 1499 recommendations | email to a friend
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Frank Sinatra School presents ‘Hairspray’ at student theatre festival
Students of the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts (FSSA) in Astoria will cap off their two weekend long run of “Hairspray” with a performance at the Shubert Foundation High School Theatre Festival o...
Mar 12, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1453 1453 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dance company names head of new Queens center
As RIOULT Dance NY settles into its new home in Astoria, the 25-year-old modern dance company recently appointed Jane Penn as its executive director. Having spent most of her life in the world of d...
Mar 12, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 1438 1438 recommendations | email to a friend
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