jamaica estates

Marino’s Italian Ices founder passes away
Marino’s Italian Ices founder passes away
Top Stories Melissa Chan 7/10/2013 at 4:46PM

The founder of Marino’s Italian Ices who passed away last week leaves behind a sweet treat and a lasting legacy. Marinos Vourderis, who made his millions in Queens, died July 2 in his Jamaica Estates home, his family said. He was 97. “He was just an amazing man,” said his granddaughter Kristen Breglio. “He would [...]

Martha Taylor withdraws City Council bid
Martha Taylor withdraws City Council bid
Northeast Melissa Chan 2/05/2013 at 8:20AM

An ailing Jamaica Estates lawyer has rescinded her bid for City Council. Martha Taylor, 72, announced late Monday she will no longer run for a vacant council seat in the 24th District due to “recent health concerns” that would disrupt campaigning. “I am stepping out of this race, but my fight for our community is [...]

More West Nile spraying in Queens Thursday
More West Nile spraying in Queens Thursday
News Cristabelle Tumola 9/12/2012 at 11:14AM

On Thursday, September 13 there will be another round of West Nile spraying in Queens to help reduce the mosquito population and the risk of the disease. Last week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said that the 1,993 cases of the disease that have been reported so far this year is the highest number [...]

House of the Day: Jamaica Estates Colonial – 5 Bedrooms, 4.5 Bathrooms
House of the Day: Jamaica Estates Colonial – 5 Bedrooms, 4.5 Bathrooms
News Jay Lane 5/10/2012 at 7:45AM

192-05 Randor Rd JAMAICA ESTATES, NY 11432 Total Taxes: $7,000 List Price: $1,649,000 Colonial, Detached, # Families: 1 9.5 rooms, 5 Bedrooms , 4 Full Baths , 1 Half Baths School District: Community District 26 Year Built: 1945 Construction: Brick Lot Size: 72 X 100 Appearance: Diamond Interior Features Eat-in kitchen Dining room: Formal Den/Family [...]