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Over 800 wild folk from the tri-state area have signed up to test their physical prowess, mental might and general skill of their washing machines in the Greenbelt Conservancy's High Rock Park Adventure Challenge this weekend.
After a tipster told the Advance he couldn't believe the deplorable condition of the only public bathroom left in the Department of Motor Vehicle's Travis location on Monday morning, we decided to venture down for ourselves -- and we weren't prepared for how bad it really was.
The old legend: "Hundreds of years ago, the people of a village clash violently with a dragon.
As part of her "Back Door Tour," Amy Schumer will be performing at the St. George Theatre on Friday, Nov. 28 at 7 p.m. As of now, it's the only tour date listed in New York City, but the Manhattan native will be playing a slew of shows in New Jersey as well .
Stopped traffic and delays of 1 hour and 24 minutes are happening on the Staten Island Expressway eastbound between the entrance ramp from the West Shore Expressway and the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge because of a vehicle fire on the span during the Tuesday morning rush hour, according to CBS 880.
Staten Islanders have voiced passionate reactions, pro and con, to the Affordable Care Act following a report last week about an Arden Heights woman's struggle obtaining her medication and treatments for her chronic illnesses under a new health plan .
A three-time ex-convict is accused of kidnapping an acquaintance at knifepoint for two days to make him play chauffeur while he went on a shoplifting spree.
Teen mother Kenyetta Rowell of New Brighton entered a not guilty plea in connection with allegedly abandoning her 6-month-old son at a Harlem playground in the freezing cold in March.
In a legal knockout, a Staten Island justice has ordered a prominent lawyer to shell out $10,500 to a contractor who had allegedly suggested they settle a dispute over unpaid renovations with their fists.
A giant mural of the former president currently hanging in Midland Beach will make its way across New York City over the coming weeks, artist Scott LoBaido said.
This year for Earth Day, Disneynature presents "Bears". It is the story of a family of brown bears in Alaska and their neighbors; wolves, eagles, and salmon.
Staten Island's record-setting rates of prescription drug abuse and overdose deaths form the backstory of "Replay," a new educational play developed by Sundog Theatre Company.
Just weeks after announcing a clean-up campaign to rid Staten Island of its chronic litter problem, Borough President James Oddo said Monday the effort is well under way, with his Clean Team tackling trouble spots in each Council district as his office partners with not-for-profits.
Matthew Marino is a 9-year-old Huguenot kid who loves all sports -- and shooting hoops in his side yard.
Family is a circle of strength and love, a link to one's past and a bridge to one's future.
Tom Scarangello, general manager of the Richmond Valley-based Scaran Oil, says 25 years ago the company made 40 deliveries per day.
In the 1600s, when Dutch painting was the envy of artists and collectors all over Europe, adherents claimed part of the magic came from the unusual light that bathed the Netherlands.