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“My Father, My Don,” A Son’s Journey from Organized Crime to Sobriety by Milano52
Jan 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1089 1089 recommendations | email to a friend
“My Father, My Don,” A Son’s Journey from Organized Crime to Sobriety      “My Father, My Don,” A Son’s Journey from Organized Crime to Sobriety By Tony Napoli with Charles Messina  Tiziano Thomas Dossena, As appeared on  L’Idea Magazine , January 10, 2014 As a reviewer I found myself in a predic...
A Man of Honor & Respect! Jim Turano-Real Estate Broker by godfather
Jan 11, 2014 | 10 10 comments | 965 965 recommendations | email to a friend
January 11, 2014 *Happy 35th Anniversary to Jim Turano, Broker of Diverse Real Estate,                 of Middle Village, NY.. He has been servicing the areas of Glendale, Middle Village, Maspeth, Ridgewood for over three decades now. Every Homeowner in every area that ever considers selling thei...
Troy's Little Italy TROY'S LITTLE ITALY by Milano52
Jan 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 880 880 recommendations | email to a friend
TROY'S LITTLE ITALY A book by Michael A. Esposito, published by ARCADIA PUBLISHING When I picked up this book at first, I was thrilled by the cover, and having read other books belonging to the Image of America series by Arcadia Publishing, I expected the content of the book to be ripe with old a...
For The Sins of my Father FOR THE SINS OF MY FATHER: A Mafia Killer, His Son, and the Legacy of a Mob Life by Milano52
Dec 31, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 872 872 recommendations | email to a friend
“FOR THE SINS OF MY FATHER: A Mafia Killer, His Son, and the Legacy of a Mob Life” by Albert DeMeo We all live with some kind of legacy that has molded our minds and directed our actions. Sometimes this legacy is one of honesty and respect for other people’s lives, sometimes it’s just a series of...
Go Green and "Treecycle" at MulchFest 2014! by Page3
Dec 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 242 242 recommendations | email to a friend
Saturday, Jan 11th & Sunday, Jan 12th from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM The 18th annual Mulchfest provides New Yorkers with a fun and environmentally-friendly opportunity to recycle their trees into wood chips that will nourish trees and gardens throughout the city.  Mulchfest takes place at over 35 chippi...
DDMK_ipress_bookbutton_islandoftears.jpg The Island of Tears. by Milano52
Dec 26, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 265 265 recommendations | email to a friend
There are numerous volumes that have been published on the tragedy of 9/11; some excellent and inspirational, other just manipulative. The topic of 9/11 is indisputably poignant and current. I was recently honored by a request to write a preface for the poetry book titled “The Island of Tears”. T...
25RP_ipress_bookbutton_sports.jpg SPORTS ON THE BRAIN: BASEBALL. by Milano52
Dec 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 746 746 recommendations | email to a friend
Joe Soccoa’s book, “Sports on the Brain: Baseball,” is an interesting mixture of debates and facts regarding baseball, organized in a logical and pleasant manner, allowing the reader to absorb the notions and commentary while enjoying the fast pace of the book. “I debate sports because that is wh...
Sitting and Standing Are Meant For Different Things by richlassonde
Dec 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 556 556 recommendations | email to a friend
Standing and sitting are two totally different activities for the body. There are plenty of reasons to choose standing over sitting for activities that require attention, and sitting over standing for activities that require a calm mind.  Standing engages muscles, while sitting lets them atrophy....
C2J4_coveranti_italian.jpg “We Weren’t Always White”; ANTI-ITALIANISM, ESSAYS ON A PREJUDICE by Milano52
Dec 14, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 622 622 recommendations | email to a friend
This book is a marvelous opus which deserves to be recognized for its innovative approach to the topic of Anti-Italianism.  As William J. Connell affirms, “ The essays in this volume were written… with the idea of looking very hard at the experiences Italian Americans have had with issues of disc...
G8EH_book_cover_fspaghetti.jpg “TheSpaghetti Set” by Rose Marie Maisto Boyd by Milano52
Dec 07, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 651 651 recommendations | email to a friend
It is very refreshing to see that there are still writers who are able to touch us and getting us involved in their imaginary world without offering tales of violence and sex. The Spaghetti Set is a powerful novel, written in a soft and distinct style, which will please both the Italian American ...