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Monday, December 1, 2014

Roosevelt Island Room For Rent

For rent: one room, private bath, light cooking.
Great for the right person.Replete with amenities.
Contact: 917-685-0321

Sunday, November 30, 2014

Looking for a Female English Tutor


Looking for a Female English & Math Tutor for 2 girls, going to PS217 on Roosevelt Island, in grades 3 and K respectively.

Native English speaker preferred
Tuition to be done at 30 River Road, after school hours.
6 total hours weekly.

If available, please reply with your rate, to or txt: (917) Eight-Nine-Two 5654.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Honda Pilot (2003) for Sale, $6700 OBO

White Honda Pilot, 107,800 mi, ABS, Alarm, All Power, am/fm, Auto, CD, Leath Int, PW, Alloy Wheels, Air Bags, 6 Cyl, p mirrors, AWD ,In excellent condition, almost new tyres (just 4000 miles), has never required any repairs in the 2 years that I have owned it. 2 very small scratches on the left side of the car and bumper - a legacy of the previous owner- and no other damage. $6,700 OBO.
This is a BIG vehicle - excellent for large families (three row seating - 8 seats - fold down for lots of extra space) or for those who love shopping (Lots of space in the back - Costco is no problem !
Clean title. Vehicle History Report available for those who come to take a look.

Will be glad to take you for a test drive.

Advitiya  (

Monday, October 27, 2014

Giving Away Old Books: Art, Medical, Travel, War. Some others for sale at low prices

We are clearing out an apartment at 20 River Road by FRIDAY OCTOBER 31. The books are from the 1950s to the end of the 20th century.

If you would like to save some old books from the dumpster, please email me at or text me at 646 734-3437. Books will be disposed of by October 31 at noon.

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Furniture for sale

Hello!!! I am selling different furniture and other house items.

Please contact me if you are interested.

Thank you!

Tuesday, October 7, 2014


One bedroom apartment in doorman/elevator building on Roosevelt Island for November 1. Take over tenant lease and pay below market rate until August 2015. Assignment now with an option to extend the lease. Rent is $2,250 plus utilities.

1 bathroom and 3 closets, including a walk-in closet. Apartment faces a landscaped park, with affordable parking garage across the street. New dishwasher, gas stove, microwave oven, faucets and blinds. Laundry room and gym on the first floor, and 24 hour concierge service. At the front of the building is a bus stop for both the MTA and Roosevelt Island buses.
Please contact Mark at 212-223-0333 or

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Seeking size 1/8 Cello and 88 keys Piano Keyboard

please email me at   or text at 646 938 4400 if you plan to sell or know anyone who sells. Thanks

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

3 Soccer tickets for sale: Brazil versus Ecuador

Unfortunately we won't be able to attend this game.
We are selling our tickets. First comme first serve

Brazil versus Ecuador

Date: September 9

Match Time: 830pm

Location: Metlife Stadium East Rutherforrd NJ

Ticket cost $85 per ticket


Monday, September 1, 2014

3 Love seats for sale.

3 Love seats for sale.
$350 each
Send me an email if interested.
Have a great weekend

Karine Wong

Sunday, August 31, 2014

Children's twin bed for sale

Children's day/twin bed for sale.  Good condition, measures 69" long x 29" wide x 15" high (top of mattress frame).  Frame, slats and mattress included.

Selling for $50.  Located on Roosevelt Island, southtown.

Contact Michael at 917-992-6063 if interested.

Sunday, August 17, 2014

IKEA Poang chair for sale $25

IKEA Poang chair for sale, birch veneer, cushions Alme medium red, great condition. At IKEA for $69 plus tax, selling for $25, pick up at 425 Main Street, please e-mail me at if interested.

Friday, August 15, 2014

Seeking Nanny or Nanny Share

Looking for a full time nanny to start in January. Four month old. 9AM - 6:30PM. Alternatively, will do nanny share. Please email if you know anyone that might be interested

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Upright Bass, horns , etc on Roosevelt Island ?

Any jazz musicians interested in playing once a week for fun on Roosevelt Island ..Real book,  Songbook ...opportunities will develop ...

Please contact 


Two young professionals seeking sublet/lease/lease takeover September 1st

Hey Roosevelt Islanders!, 

My roommate and I are young professionals seeking a sublet, lease or lease takeover on Roosevelt Island on September 1st. We lived there for over a year and fell in love with the suburban feel, community atmosphere, runs through lighthouse park, and the sticky buns at the Saturday farmers market! We are ideally looking for the following but their all negotiable: 

-1 or 2 bedroom 
-furnished or unfurnished 
- prefer 6 month agreement or longer but this is negotiable 

Beyond what is written here, but what I would like to convey is that we are hardworking, honest and moralistic individuals who will treat your home as if it was our own. Feel free to email me at or call (860)986-0008 if you have any questions. Look forward hearing from you and thank you! 

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Seeking sublet or room to rent

Male colleague in his early 40's is looking for a sublet or a room to rent. He is very neat, quiet, and considerate. Please contact 

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Canon Pixma MP500 Printer/Scanner For Sale

Gently used Canon Pixma MP500 Printer/Scanner.
Dimension: Width 17.7" x Depth 16.8" x Height 8.1" / Weight 21.1 lbs
User manual, Setup CD, Cords included. Ink cartridges not included.
See Craigslist ad for pics:
Asking $40.00 Cash. PICKUP ONLY.
For detailed info on the printer:

Contact me at:


Window AC: LG, EER 10.8 Btu/H: $80

Adjustable Dressform, size 2: $60

Full Size Spring Mattress, Good condition, still in used, BEDBUG FREE PROMISE:$85

Full Size IKEA Memory Foam mattress, Good condition, still in used, BEDBUG FREE PROMISE:$65

Ikea Futon: $75



Sky Chen
Fashion Design

Saturday, July 26, 2014


Large one is 20 inches in diameter- blue green mostly beige. Smaller is ten inches in diameter-green mostly white. Price for both $125. Glass in perfect condition. contact Larry at 212 752 9758 or cell 917 714 8038

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Baby sitter

32 years old available to sit your cute babies. Certified Home Health Aide with 2 years experience.


Saturday, July 12, 2014

Sublet wanted 6 days in August

I'm looking to sublet a studio or 1 bedroom apartment from August 16th through August 21st for family visiting.
You can email me at

Monday, July 7, 2014

Roosevelt Island parent seeks swim teacher for 3-yr old boy

I am the mother of a 3-yr old boy who loves the water.  I have been trying for 5 months to get my son enrolled in a swim class, but was unsuccessful due to conflicting schedules.  I would love for him to start as soon as possible!!!  If interested, please contact me at:

Friday, July 4, 2014

Seeking Mandarin tutor

Ri Island senior beginning the study of Mandarin Chinese seeks help from a native speaker with conversation & comprehension. Possible exchange for help with your English -- if you need it. Not ready to tackle characters yet -- but knowledge of pinyin necessary. Ideally you live on the island; hours are flexible.
If interested, please contact:

Tim Johns

2BD /2BTH Furnished SUBLET AVAILABLE Sept.1-July 1, 2015

Fully furnished 2bed / 2bath Octagon sublet available for the upcoming school year, Sept.1-July 1, 2015 (10 months total).  3500 usd per month.

Serious inquiries only to:

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Looking for a 2-BR rental from September 15 - December 15

I am looking for a 2-BR apartment on Roosevelt Island for a 3-month rental mid Sept - mid Dec 2014. 

I am a UNICEF employee (currently based in Dakar, Senegal) and will be moving to NY with my son for a 3 month assignment in New York. 

If you are looking for a responsible person who will take great care of your apartment, please email me at

Thank you.

Friday, June 20, 2014

Looking to Rent 2 BR Apartment on Roosevelt Island

Interested in renting 2 BR apartment on Roosevelt Island. The monthly rent should be less than $2500. The move in date is flexible (between now and October 1, 2014). 

About us: We are two (1) hardworking federal employees expecting one (1) baby due  in August. We are looking for a nice and affordable place for our new family. We love RI.

Email me at:

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Babysitter Needed!

Searching for a babysitter on Roosevelt Island to watch my 6 month old daughter Mondays from 6:15 - 7:45 pm AND Saturdays from 9:45 -11:15 am. You would meet me at a Roosevelt Island location and watch her while I teach a class. MUST have experience with infants.This will be ONGOING.
Email me at with your required rate of pay, a summary of your experience and 1 reference from Roosevelt Island.

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Two Young Professionals seeking sublet/lease August 1st!

Hey Roosevelt Islanders!, 

My roommate and I are young professionals seeking a sublet, lease or lease takeover on Roosevelt Island on August 1st. We lived there for over a year and fell in love with the suburban feel, community atmosphere, runs through lighthouse park, and the sticky buns at the Saturday farmers market! We are ideally looking for the following but their all negotiable: 

-1 or 2 bedroom 
-furnished or unfurnished 
- prefer 6 month agreement or longer but this is negotiable 

Beyond what is written here, but what I would like to convey is that we are hardworking, honest and moralistic individuals who will treat your home as if it was our own. Feel free to email me at or call (860)986-0008 if you have any questions. Look forward hearing from you and thank you! 

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Experienced Pet Guardian for the RI Southtown Buildings at your service

Hello! I offer dog walks for little dogs, cat sitting, as well as house sitting. I am glad to do over night stays at your house for your little dog while you travel or they can come stay overnight with me. Prices are as follows:

* Little dogs ~ 10lbs & under / $20 an hour / visit will include half hour dog walk, 30 mins play time, brushing, feeding and change of water, quiet petting time. I also offer daily text update with a picture so you will know all is well with your dog and what adventures we are on while you are away. I will do overnight stays for $50.00 a night which will include 4 walks, feeding and care of your small dog with the promise that I will do my best to try to follow your daily routine to keep stress levels low for everyone.

*Cat visits ~ $20 an hour / includes feeding, change of water, scoop or change of litter box and general clean up around litter box. I will also spend some time with your cat playing with them, brushing or just some quiet visit time and belly rub time so they do not get lonely while you are away. I will also, if you like, bring up your mail, bring in newspaper, give your house plants a drink of water and am glad to provide a daily text message with a picture for you so you can feel at ease while you travel.

I love doing this and it shows in how happy my long time human clients are and my four legged furry clients still are with me for almost six years! I am very happy and proud to provide references for you upon request.

Please call 917-847-3636

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Roosevelt Island Professional Photographer

Roosevelt Island Professional Photographer
Events, Parties, Portraits

Friday, May 16, 2014

Storage Bin for Rent

Rarely available - large storage bin 4' x 6' x 8' for rent 

Available immediately - $150/month 

Friday, May 9, 2014

BO Concept Entertainment System for Sale

For sale, BO Concept Cherry Wood Entertainment System - includes 2 wall shelves, one floor shelf and TV stand / cabinet (with a drawer and frosted glass door - 2 shelves inside cabinet). Asking for $125


    Maclaren Twin Triumph Charcoal Stroller For Sale

    For sale, barely used, in EXCELLENT CONDITION, Maclaren double stroller - Twin Triumph in Charcoal color. Will include rain cover for this stroller, excellent condition. 

    Selling for 150 OBO.

    Listing for Dog Walking Service

    Hi there,

    I'd like to post a listing for my dog walking services on the island:

    Agi's Dogs= Dog Walking Service

    Agi's Dogs provides dog walking service for Roosevelt Island residents since 2010. We're knowledgable, loving & reliable.
    We offer playgroups and solo walks Monday-Friday 10am-6pm.

    Rates are:
    $15/half hour playgroup
    $20/hour playgroup

    $18/half hour solo walk
    $25/ hour solo walk

    Second dog from the same household goes out for half price.

    Contact us at:
    or 212-866-0532

    See more on Facebook: Agi's Dogs

    Tuesday, April 29, 2014

    Dining Table and 4 Leather Chairs $400

    Dining Table and 4 Chairs $400 - Solid wood table with 4 leather
    chairs. Excellent quality in good condition. Originally purchased
    from Four Hands Furniture Store in Austin, TX for $1500. Call John at
    (646) 896-4089

    Tempur-Pedic King Mattress Topper - $200

    Tempur-Pedic Topper Supreme King Mattress Topper - $200. Like new
    condition, bought 2 months ago.
    Improve the comfort and support of your existing mattress with the
    TEMPUR-Topper Supreme mattress overlay. Made of 3" of authentic TEMPUR
    material, this removable and washable cover is dust mite and allergen
    resistant. Our new bed has a topper, so we don't need this one. Call
    John at (646) 896-4089

    Console Table and Side Table $175

    Console Table and Side Table $175 - Metal tables with leather and
    nail-head trim and glass tops. Call (646) 896-4089

    Summer Job at the RIYP Beacon


    Are you between the age of 14 and 24?

    Want a paid job during the summer?

    Work with the children of our community?

    Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP)

    If you're 14-24 years old, want to work at the Roosevelt Island / Beacon Summer Camp, and you're looking to have fun and educate the children of our community, apply online:

    Enter: Hellanic American Neighborhood Action Committee in order for you to get chosen for RIYP.

    Please note it is a lottery system and you must enter the specific code/location (Hellanic American Neighborhood Action Committee) in order to be eligible to work at the Roosevelt Island Youth Program / Beacon site.;

    Should you have any questions or need additional information, do not hesitate to call us at (212) 527-2505

    Wednesday, April 23, 2014

    Dining Table for sale

    I have a large oak round dining table with extension 55 X 79". Imported genuine French art deco asking $300 and a wood vanity for $100. Can be negotiated. Please call 917-520-4174.

    Marilyn Trouillot
    Cell: 917-520-4174
    skype: damate33
    motto: "When great evil occurs, great good follows"

    Monday, April 21, 2014

    Zumba Summer Masterclass Series with April

    Zumba Summer Masterclass Series

    with April

    Sportspark, 250 Main Street, Roosevelt Island



    May 12, June 16, July 21 & August 25

    7:30 – 9:00 pm


    $10 in advance / $15 at the door

    Attend all 4 for just $32 (Save $8.00)


    Purchase tickets at

    Help Finish the Fight Against Cancer at the 2nd Annual Relay For Life of Roosevelt Island!

    Join the American Cancer Society's Relay For Life of Roosevelt Island on Saturday, April 26th at the Octagon Soccer Field from 10AM to 10PM and help finish the fight against cancer. This day-long event celebrates cancer survivors, remembers those we have lost and provides the community with an opportunity to unite and fight back against this disease.

    There will be entertainment from Gotham Rock Choir, James Humphrey, and Allegra Levy Jazz, among others. Silent auction and raffle items will include a Vartali's Hair Salon makeover, a St. Andrew's Country Club golf and lunch package, one week to Island Kids summer camp, a one week Cape Cod house rental for summer 2014, and much, much more!

    You can join the fight against cancer by visiting to register. Funds raised through Relay For Life support the American Cancer Society's efforts to make this cancer's last century.

    Anyone interested in learning more about the event is invited to attend the Relay For Life Interest Meeting on Monday, April 21st at 7pm in the Good Shepherd Chapel at 543 Main Street.


    For more information, please contact: Alex Schoeneck, Specialist, Relay For Life at 212-237-3886 or

    Alex Schoeneck | Specialist, Relay For Life
    American Cancer Society, Inc.
    132 W 32nd St
    New York, NY 10001
    Phone: | 1.800.227.2345

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    Thursday, April 17, 2014

    FROZEN DVD: Only $10.

    FROZEN DVD: Only $10. Viewed once. Cost $18.99 at Costco. Contact

    UPDATE 7/1 - No longer available.

    Monday, April 14, 2014


    Hi ,
      Looking for a sublet (studio/1 bedroom) for 1-2 months on the island for family visiting us.

    Let me know,

    Tuesday, April 1, 2014

    Any soccer league needs a player?

    Hi all,

    I just moved to Roosevelt Island and want to play in the soccer league. I played soccer since high school and played in a low level league during college for a year. I can play any position but GK. Anyway, if you need an extra player, please count me in. I will be a dependable player.

    Please contact at

    Best regards,

    Monday, March 24, 2014

    Free boxes - moving/storage/shipping

    I have three cardboard boxes that would be great for all your moving or shipping needs! Some bubble wrap/brown paper cushion included. The measurements are:

    Two boxes are:

    23 ½” x 12”

    6 1/4" deep

    One box is:

    13 ½” x 16”

    10" deep

    Email me to arrange pick on RI.

    Sunday, March 23, 2014

    Let Go & Spring Forward! A Yoga Workshop with Keren Messer

    Dear friends & neighbors,
    I invite you to:
    Let Go & Spring Forward!

    This workshop is designed to provide you with the attention and dedication that you require, to fully understand and benefit from your Sun Salutations...
    But also for those of you who want to have FUN as you move, learn, laugh, re-energize and finally, relax!

    Early bird and/or bring a friend:
    $40 (save $5) if you register by 3/24.

    * To register please email
    or call 212-614-9181.
    * Limited space available
    * Open level

    Date: Sunday, March 30th
    Time: 1:00-3:30 (Yes, nap time!)
    Location: The Octagon, 888 Main St.
    Price: $45


    Tuesday, March 18, 2014

    Casio WK-200 Electronic Keyboard - Nearly New

    76 Full Key Piano Style Touch Sensitive Keyboard, 570 total onboard Tones, 180 Rhythms and Reverb plus Chorus Digital Effects. Packed with great features such as Casio's famous Step-up Lesson System, audio inputs for a MP3 player, Mic input, 10 seconds of sampling and a USB port for MIDI. All this makes WK-200 more realistic and expressive than ever before at this price range.

    Only $125, less than 1/2 original price !  Excellent condition, comes with stand.

    Sunday, March 9, 2014

    Headboard - full size -- like new - $100 OBO

    Like new headboard fits full size bed frame.
    $100 OBO

    Like new condition.
    From a non-smoking home.
    56" (w) x 46" (h)
    Stylish nailhead accents.

    Building 405.

    Saturday, March 1, 2014

    Recliner Chair For Sale - Asking $80

    Recliner for sale

    Building 455

    Used but still comfy from a non-smoking home, has gold and burgundy paisley print

    Asking - $80.00 or best offer

    Monday, February 17, 2014

    seeking assistant

    Looking for Female Assistant Photographer for Hassidic weddings.
    Some experience preferred, but will teach. 
    Must be enthusiastic and willing to learn.
    Late night hours
    leaving RI with me at 7pm, return  home around 1am.

    Please contact me at

    917 655 3175

    Tuesday, February 11, 2014

    Apartment to sublet

    Looking for an apartment to sublet on the island for family coming from France from 05-05-14 to 05-12-14. Contact me by email please:

    Wednesday, February 5, 2014

    Brand New Queen Size Bed Frame For Sale

    Brand New Queen Size Bed Frame For Sale


    Pick-up Only

    Please contact me via phone or text: 646-667-9160

    Han-Yin Chen

    Wednesday, January 8, 2014

    Looking for another family to share a Nanny

    Looking for another family to share a nanny together. Our son is 3 months old. We are looking to start maybe in the next few months. Please email me if you are interested.