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Consumer’s Corner

Hey, there’s no reason why you should have to head out on your next shopping safari alone. It can be a jungle out there, so why not bring your pals at the Consumer Corner along to help out. Just take a few minutes to read the space here and we’ll try to point you in the right direction.


How would you like to turn your home into a showplace? Well you can with a convenient trip to Decorative Tile Corp. Located at 863 61 Street, Decorative Tile Corp. is everything its name implies. If you need tiles for your home, this is the place to shop. Not only will you enjoy a vast selection of tile in a myriad of materials and textures, you’ll save money too — as about their incredible 99 cents per square foot tile sale. If you really want to go all out try porcelain and ceramic tile for the wall and stone, marble and granite tile for the floor. You’ll find everything here at Decorative Tile Corp.

You can reach Decorative Tile Corp. at 718-686-8111. Stores also in Queens and Manhattan.


U.S. legal tender may no longer be backed up with gold, but you can be sure that people still want it — lots of it. And if you’ve got a bunch of junk jewelry lying around your house, now might be a great time to convert it into some fast cash.

JBD Jewelers say they’ll pay the highest prices paid on children’s jewelry, earrings, bracelets, rings, pendants, watches and a whole lot more JBD Jewelers also offers convenient lay-away plans on every item they sell as well as offering expert jewelry and watch repair. If you haven’t already discovered JBD Jewelers, now is the time.

JBD Jewelers is located at 2169 86th Street (off Bay Pkwy). Call them at 718-996-5773. Open daily.


Gold’s Gym is practically synonymous with fitness, and now is a great time to explore everything their facilities have to offer. Right now Gold’s Gym is seeking 50 volunteers for the their October fitness study. The study is open to both men and women 18 years and older, and includes orientation to the facility with a certified personal trainer, bi-monthly meetings to track your individual progress and 90-day access to the facility. Applicants must be local residents and a $39 registration fee applies.

Call Gold’s Gym at 718-845-4653 to find out more about the study.

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