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Darryl Strawberry
Darryl Strawberry
Darryl Strawberry 1/05/2012 at 4:06AM

Darryl Strawberry is a New York baseball legend, winning four World Series — one with the Mets, three with the Yankees — during his playing days .  Known for his moon shot homeruns, Strawberry was a team leader on one of the most successful runs in Met history.  The Met Hall of Famer slugged the most [...]

Oh Orly
Oh Orly
Orly Amor 12/27/2011 at 11:25AM

Orly Amor is the founder of The Global Mentoring Center and is an international public speaker and author. As an entrepreneur, author, and respected speaker, Orly Amor travels the country spreading the reach of her mentoring foundation, and inspiring everyone she meets. She is a master at helping busy people achieve success without compromising their quality [...]

Co-ops & Condos
Co-ops & Condos
Warren Schreiber 12/09/2011 at 10:03AM

Warren Schreiber is entering his fifth year as president of the Bay Terrace Community Alliance, Inc. – a civic organization representing almost 5,000 households.  The community organizer, who considers himself socially progressive and fiscally conservative, is involved with a number of other organizations and projects in Queens.  He is the co-president of the Presidents Co-op & Condo Council, an [...]

Developing Your Website
Developing Your Website
Neil Levin 12/07/2011 at 9:14AM

Neil Levin received a BA in Economics from Brooklyn College and was a pioneer in the online retail industry, running a successful web-based retail venture in 1995. Levin built upon his own experiences online when co-founding Webline Designs. To date Levin has worked on over 700 website design and development projects.  Outside of Webline, Levin [...]

Ask the Public Advocate
Ask the Public Advocate
Bill de Blasio 12/05/2011 at 1:25PM

On November 3rd, 2009, Bill de Blasio was elected New York City’s third Public Advocate. For the prior eight years, de Blasio served in the New York City Council where he fought to make City Hall more responsive and accountable to New Yorkers. Bill de Blasio began his work in New York City government as [...]

Local Media
Local Media
Joshua Schneps 11/22/2011 at 10:30AM

Joshua Schneps is Co-Publisher of Schneps Communications, the largest privately owned publisher of community newspapers, magazines and local websites serving the boroughs of Queens and Brooklyn. The company’s publications serving Queens include The Queens Courier group of weekly community newspapers, El Correo de Queens, Queens Business, Long Island City Courier, North Shore Towers Courier, Le Havre Courier, Aspire College Magazine and [...]

Richard Christy
Richard Christy
Jay Lane 11/14/2011 at 10:34AM

Richard Christy grew up in Redfield, Kansas, a tiny town of about fifty people. He is a comic, writer, drummer, actor and licensed electrician. Richard was offered his dream job opportunity to audition for The Howard Stern Show in 2004 when Stuttering John left the Stern Show to join The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. [...]

Claire Shulman
Claire Shulman
Jay Lane 11/10/2011 at 10:56AM

In 1986, Claire Shulman became Queens’ first female borough president, a position which she would hold until 2001.   As the highest ranking elected official in a borough of over two million people, Mrs. Shulman had an enormous role in a wide range of issues, including those related to land use, development of the City’s [...]

Silicon Valley 2.0
Silicon Valley 2.0
Jay Lane 10/18/2011 at 1:49PM

Jukay was raised in the Queens neighborhoods of Bayside and Flushing. He developed his interest in economic and community development in high school as a volunteer and later Chairman of the American Red Cross Queens Chapter Youth Group while also serving as Student Body President of Stuyvesant High School. After studying economic development and graduating [...]

Keeping Up With Beth
Keeping Up With Beth
Jay Lane 9/30/2011 at 8:55PM

Beth Levine is a Registered Nurse specializing in oncology for over 20 years as well as ACSM/ACS Certified Cancer Exercise Trainer, Health Fitness Specialist and licensed Zumba instructor. For information and ongoing classes please visit fitnesspcancer.com or contact her at fitnesspcancer@aol.com