James Gandolfini at the Eden II Dinner Dance & Auction From left are actor James Gandolfini, Robert Cutrona, Sr. president of Project One, and Eden II Board of Trustees member, Francine Iliceto, Eden II parent, Randy Horowitz, associate educational director of services at Eden II at the organization's Annual Dinner Dance and Auction Nov. 21, at the ... (more)
Testing is almost over, and the school year is winding to a welcome close for thousands of youngsters on Staten Island.
Heather Liljengren, a field taxonomist with the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation, examines the seed pods of the Virginia spiderwort at Oakwood Beach, Staten Island.
Here's a story that I think most area residents can file under "No shit." Still, while we knew the truth through our own experience, there's now some data that proves Brooklyn has some of the city's most reckless drivers.
The city's attempt to rectify a heating complaint at a Huguenot home met with disastrous results, a lawsuit alleges.
Although the season of the cicadas is coming to an end, these crusty critters made a lasting first impression on an young out-of-town visitor to Staten Island.
From Snug Harbor Cultural Center to St. George and West Brighton, it was a night of mayoral politics on Staten Island on Tuesday, with four City Hall hopefuls touching down in the borough.
When the city came knocking in late April -- with a petite, brown trash can to be set at the curb every week, an oversized pail for kitchen scraps and instructions on how to recycle organic material -- Chris Silva signed up.
The girlfriend of a slain mob-connected restaurateur has racked up her third drunken driving arrest in the five years since his death, this time crashing her car in the same cemetery where he's entombed, according to authorities.
A stare-down in South Beach Monday afternoon ended with a 17-year-old stabbed six times, and his 18-year-old assailant behind bars, according to authorities.
If you're heading down to Disney World at the end of the month and plan on staying into the month of July, watch for a mega-event on Main Street USA, at which time 150 dance students - who attend Mrs. Rosemary's Dance Studio - will sashay and strut their stuff down in the "Land of Make-Believe."
New hurricane evacuation maps mean an additional 600,000 New Yorkers could be subject to leaving home the next time a massive storm barrels down on the city.
Borough President James P. Molinaro had a "tremendous salad" Monday night, after returning home from work at about 11 p.m. Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott also had a salad with homemade dressing and a piece of grilled chicken for dinner last night, after enjoying a salad fur lunch.
The lowest gas price on Staten Island over the last 24 hours is $3.70 for a gallon of regular unleaded.
Regular exercise and healthy eating -- as encouraged in the Staten Island Slim Down community fitness challenge -- are the keys to preventing type 2 diabetes.
Brooklyn traffic was snarled in the vicinity of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge late Monday night when a motorcycle caught fire and generated a big police response.