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JIM TURANO/BROKER-CONRATULATIONS ARE IN ORDER
Oct 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
It is my pleasure to say Congratulations to Jim Turano, Broker of Diverse Real Estate. A hands on Broker for over 40 years now and always keeps improving his Business and sales team. Diverse Real E...
How Dangerous Is Texting While Driving Compared with Drunk Driving?
Oct 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
Why Texting While Driving May Be More Dangerous than DWI It may come as a surprise that texting while driving is more worrisome to the majority of drivers than drunk driving. This is true despite t...
What the New Anti-Sexual Harassment Law Means for NY Employers
Oct 08, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 199 199 recommendations | email to a friend
Is There Liability You Could Face that You Did Not Face in the Past? The NYS new anti-harassment law has a number of sweeping changes. For one, it applies to all protected classes under New York Hu...
OPENING A FRANCHISE BUSINESS DOESN'T GUARANTEE SUCCESS
Oct 04, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 286 286 recommendations | email to a friend
INTERVIEW WITH RIDGEWOOD REAL ESTATE BROKER Anthony Carbi Look at Taco Bell they have Beefy Fritos Burrito for $1.00 dollar. We are talking about maybe half of the $3.49 cents as a profit. Or $1.74...
Oct 04, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 208 208 recommendations | email to a friend
Example you rent a store for $6,000 dollars. You still have to pay electric, heat, water and at least two salary’s for someone to open and close the place besides serving customers weekly. So now y...

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Queens Chamber celebrates new headquarters
After 25 years in the same space, the Queens Chamber of Commerce has moved to a new office. Over the summer, the chamber relocated its headquarters to a larger space within the Bulova Corporate Cen...
Sep 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bayside High School PTA rallies for fair funding
Parents consider lawsuit to force DOE action
Sep 17, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bayside Hills 9/11 ceremony includes street renaming
To commemorate the 18th anniversary of 9/11, the northeast corner of Bell Boulevard and Horace Harding Expressway was co-named Bayside Hills 9/11 Memorial Way. The Bayside Hills Civic Association h...
Sep 17, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vallone bill would crack down on loud cars
Councilman Paul Vallone last week introduced legislation that would double existing penalties for excessive noise from a motor vehicle. “For too long, car owners with modified, heavy duty sound sys...
Sep 17, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queensborough gets high ranking from WalletHub
Queensborough Community College is among the best in the USA, according to a new ranking released by WalletHub.com. Rated 13 out of 710 community colleges nationwide, Queensborough is the only coll...
Sep 17, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Little library comes to the Queens Botanical Garden
Andy Yung, a teacher at P.S. 244 in Flushing, spearheaded a project to bring a free Little Library to the Queens Botanical Garden. Yung raised funds for the effort through DonorsChoose.org, a popul...
Sep 11, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lawmakers propose bill to diversify G&T programs
Pols speak out against proposal to scrap initiative
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Elmhurst Hospital begins ambulatory surgery expansion
A $5.5 million project to construct a new ambulatory surgery center at Elmhurst Hospital has officially broken ground. Last Friday morning, local elected officials joined the hospital’s leaders and...
Sep 11, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens company had hand in new Kosciuszko Bridge
Last week marked the completion of one of the borough’s most anticipated infrastructure projects, the Kosciuszko Bridge, which opened last Thursday. When the New York State Department of Transporta...
Sep 03, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 262 262 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens College welcomes freshmen, transfers
PHOTO CAPTION: Queens College hosted its annual Welcome Day on August 26 for 1,500 entering freshmen and transfer students. Following breakfast on the quad and a procession symbolizing the start of...
Sep 03, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 112 112 recommendations | email to a friend
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City plans to double number of curbside rain gardens
The de Blasio administration last week announced a major expansion of the city’s nationally recognized Green Infrastructure Program. The city has already started construction on more than 5,000 spe...
Sep 03, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 473 473 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community leaders, pols paddle on Flushing Bay
Event offers new perspective on polluted water body
Aug 27, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens tourism kiosk returns to U.S. Open
The Queens tourism kiosk aims to encourage U.S. Open attendees to check out some of the other things the borough has to offer outside of the great tennis. This marks the eighth consecutive year tha...
Aug 27, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 168 168 recommendations | email to a friend
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Renovated playground, basketball court at Bland Houses
Residents say community center for kids is next big need
Aug 27, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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New look for Bowne Playground in Flushing
A busy Flushing playground finally got a much-needed makeover. It had been over two decades since Bowne Playground next to PS 20 on Sanford Avenue had seen any improvements. Last Thursday, the Park...
Aug 21, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
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