Author Archives: Victoria Schneps

Victoria's Secrets
Victoria's Secrets

As founder in 1985 of Schneps Communications,Victoria Schnepsis Publisher/CEO of groups of weekly community newspapers in Queens and Brooklyn. The Queens Courier and Brooklyn Home Reporter and Spectator. They also publish El Correo de Queens, and monthly pubs including Queens Business, the Long Island City Courier, North Shore Towers Courier, LeHavre Courier and Aspire.

Inspired by the power of the press during her advocacy work on behalf of her daughter Lara, brain damaged at birth, Ms. Schneps pursued her dream of being in the news business.  She started a neighborhood newspaper in her Bayside living room, with a partner and a $250 investment.

Today, Schneps Communications publishes over 17 newspapers and magazines.  The Queens Courier was chosen as one of the top 10 newspapers in New York State and their website as #1 for two years by the New York State Press Association.

 

 

Seller beware!


| helen.keit@kw.com

You’re thinking of selling your house and mention it to a neighbor.  The neighbor calls you the next day and says maybe their daughter or other family member may want to buy the house. Your family knows you are going to sell your home and a relative all of a sudden brings investors they know […]

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Gridlock in Washington


| lpenner@queenscourier.com

Blame both President Obama and Congress for the continued gridlock in Washington. The president spends more time building up frequent flyer mileage, going on vacations, playing golf and traveling around the nation for Democratic Party fundraisers. Now he is off to a two week vacation in Martha’s Vineyard. Congress is no better having just adjourned […]

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