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2 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record
Gov. Andrew Cuomo has appointed five trial court judges to vacancies on midlevel Appellate Division courts.
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3 hrs ago | SILive.com
There are some men who opt for an intimate marriage proposal - a special dinner at a fancy restaurant or a private moment at the beach.
8 hrs ago | SILive.com
The NYPD has arrested two Staten Island men -- one from Great Kills, the other from Tompkinsville -- as part of an ongoing child pornography investigation.
12 hrs ago | NJ.com
Fish and wildlife officials are preparing to perform a necropsy to find out why a 30- to 35-foot whale was found dead in New York Harbor.
14 hrs ago | SILive.com
Standup comic Kathy Griffin is headline Wednesday, April 16, at the St. George Theatre on Staten Island.
18 hrs ago | SILive.com
If you haven't decided on your Easter Sunday best as of yet - how about a spanking-new diamond ring as a sparkly accent? Interested ? Simply visit Jimmy's Fine Jewelry, where all you have to do is correctly guess the number of jellybeans in the jar sitting on the counter of the Meiers Corners store to waltz off with the rock.
19 hrs ago | New York Daily News
The M12 line would run between Columbus Circle and the West Village, while the X21 would run from Eltingville, Staten Island, to First Ave. and 42nd St. The MTA wants the public's input on two bus routes - one along Manhattan's West Side, the other an express from Staten Island to Midtown - that it plans to add in September.
Crews were working Monday night to fight a brush fire that broke out near the Goethals Bridge on Staten Island.
Emergency officials are responding to a three-alarm brush fire at Western and Gulf avenues near the Goethals Bridge in Bloomfield, an FDNY spokesman said.
Sue Kirchhoffer, owner of Moravian Florist in New Dorp, counts her blessings that she was able to leave poverty in her native Korea to become part of a very successful family-owned floral business.
A group of Staten Island residents took to the steps of City Hall on Monday in a bid to prevent the longtime site of a Catholic retreat house from being converted into hundreds of town houses.
Calling it the "largest ever expansion of the Bluebelt system on Staten Island," city Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Emily Lloyd visited the South Shore on Monday to announce a $48 million infrastructure upgrade that will include installation of new sanitary sewers to almost 600 homes currently using septic tanks.
In addition to visiting the purple martin colony, you can participate in these free walks in Clove Lakes Park to look for warblers and other migrants.
Greenbelt Recreation Center 501 Brielle Ave., Sea View Mondays Total Body Boot Camp, 9 - 10 a.m. Zumba, 5 - 6 p.m. Core & More, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays Total Body Boot Camp, 6 - 7 p.m. Wednesdays Body Conditioning, 5 - 6 p.m. Low Impact Aerobics - 7 - 8 p.m. Fridays Total Body Boot Camp, 9 - 10 a.m. Tabata Fusion, 7 - 8 p.m. Saturdays Zumba, 10 - ... (more)
It's been open for less than a year, but the Myst Lounge hookah bar on Staten Island has already drawn the ire of its neighbors, violations from the State Liquor Authority and the scrutiny of the NYPD.
A 22-year-old man is accused of blasting another man's leg with a gun outside a West Brighton housing complex Saturday night, marking the second shooting in as many days on Staten Island.
Gregory Perillo has selected 25 of his favorite works to display in the Birds of Paradise Resort in St. Petersburg, Fla., during May. STATEN ISLAND - Gregory Perillo, the world-famous painter and sculptor who has been named one of the greatest artists of all time, has chosen 25 of his favorite original works of art to display in the prestigious ... (more)