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68ZU_BF7AB5E1_94B0_4C22_9F85_A570B8524C8A.jpeg Important info on closing costs when selling a home. Jim Turano by jimmyturano
Sep 20, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 169 169 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 always explain to the seller the closing costs involved when selling a home. And I always mention it tak...
Astoria Characters: The Multicultural Cook by Nruhling
Sep 17, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
To understand why Tenzing Ghama can’t wait to get up at 4 in the morning to start cooking, you have to believe in dreams. She’s always wanted to open a restaurant, but she’s never had the money or the opportunity to do so. But time is something she does have a little bit of. So six months ago, sh...
HQG6_486F6E1D_D4C3_4AE2_8B5C_008F8E1B9A6C.jpeg Hire the most experienced hands on Broker- Jim Turano by jimmyturano
Sep 16, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 314 314 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 Pandemic Jim Turano is offering to family members a Free Date Of Death appraisal. A Middle Village resident...
Astoria Characters: The Complex Man by Nruhling
Sep 13, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
It has been weeks since Stefano Poliseno has been to his Astoria Sports Complex.   Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Stefano outside the closed Astoria Sports Complex. He parks his car – a white Maserati detailed with a green and red stripe in homage to his and its Italian heritage – and goes to the fron...
From the earliest I can remember, I’ve always loved music. Exclusive interview with songwriter, singer and entertainer Paul Loren by Milano52
Sep 08, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 638 638 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 Great American Songbook, and in those musical idioms, he feels most at home. Tiziano Thomas Dossena :...
Astoria Characters: The Ladder That Fell From the Sky by Nruhling
Sep 03, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
It was more like a clatter than a crash. When the big bang occurred, I sprang from my swivel chair and flew to the window to see what could be the matter. There, sprawled on my lower-level flat roof, sparkling in the sunlight like a diamond, was a silver ladder. I’ve lived in my house for more th...
The Origins Of Marriage by nicolhill
Aug 29, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
legal marriage contract they may use, such because the community of property or an ante-nuptial contract. Some different essential agreements would come with whether or to not have children together, and in that case what number of. Wikipedia states that “marriage, also referred to as matrimony o...
Blood Memory, prose Poems: Reading these poems is an adventure of sorts in the emotional world by Milano52
Aug 22, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 167 167 recommendations | email to a friend
R eview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena In this outstanding collection of poems in prose, or prose poems as they may be defined,  Michelle Reale  evaluates and presents the doubts, soul’s contortions, and general emotions of her youth as well as the appraisal of her father’s troubled early life. She do...
Experience 42 Years in Business this September by jimmyturano
Aug 21, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 187 187 recommendations | email to a friend
Jim Turano celebrates his 42 year in business this September. Broker of Diverse Real Estate of Middle Village. Residential, Mixed Use and Commercial Sales. Completed over 4,000 written appraisals to date. Testified in New York State Supreme Court as an expert witness in appraising. Offering durin...
K9Y7_Paolo_Bacigalupi_title_L_Idea_2021.jpg “I’ve wondered if even my most pessimistic books aren’t pessimistic enough…” Exclusive interview with award-winning author Paolo Bacigalupi. by Milano52
Aug 02, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 313 313 recommendations | email to a friend
Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Paolo Bacigalupi  is a successful science fiction and fantasy writer. He has won the  Hugo ,  Nebula ,  John. W. Campbell ,  Compton Crook ,  Theodore Sturgeon ,  Edgar ,  Prix Planète SF des blogueurs ,  Seiun , and  Michael L. Printz  awards, and has been nom...