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Spike Lee edits Eric Garner video with Radio Raheem death scene in 'Do The Right Thing'

Cell phone video showing a police officer dragging Eric Garner, 43, to the floor after putting him in what appears to be a chokehold outside a beauty supply store in Tompkinsville.


Mon Jul 21, 2014

USA Today

Four emergency workers suspended in NYC chokehold death

Four emergency workers suspended in NYC chokehold death Witnesses reported emergency workers did not administer CPR to motionless man on Thursday.


Here's the scoop: Good Humor serves up some ice cream heaven -- for free

"It's awesome," were the only words 8-year-old Nicholas Burns could muster when asked about getting free ice cream on Monday.


Staten Island DA issues 'scared straight' warnings on drug abuse

Have you or a family member or somebody else you know been abusing drugs? If so, there is a quick new way to stop short of addiction or arrest.


Noontime rally at City Hall will call for Bratton to resign in wake of Eric Garner death (with photos)

Parents Against Police Brutality, National Action Against Police Brutality and New Yorkers Against Bratton are promoting via social media a rally at noon on Monday at City Hall in Manhattan calling for the resignation of Police Department Commissioner William Bratton over the death of Eric Garner.


Staten Island People: Where do you see yourself in five years?

Luciana Crottogina: "My plan in five years is to go to Russia to watch the World Cup.


SummerStage on Staten Island: Felix Hernandez, Lisette Melendez, Boogaloo Assassins, Joe Bataan to headline free concerts

Every year, City Parks' SummerStage series presents an eclectic mix of fine musicians, dancers and spoken word artists from around the world in free all-ages performances in green spaces throughout the five boroughs.


Staten Island Readers' Choice Awards: Nominate the borough's Favorite NYC Radio Personality

WHO WILL IT BE? YOU TELL US: The nomination phase for the Favorite NYC Radio Personality in the 2014 Staten Island Readers' Choice Awards begins Monday, July 21, and runs through Sunday, July 27. Post your candidates in the comments section below.


Signed Copies of Walter Newkirk's 'memoraBEALEia' Available Now

On Saturday, July 19 @ 7pm, The Staten Island GLBT Center on Victory Boulevard in Staten Island welcomed Walter Newkirk, founder of Walter Newkirk Public Relations LLC and author of memoraBEALEia : A Private Scrapbook about Edie Beale of Grey Gardens Mr. Newkirk's book is endorsed by Broadway veterans Scott Frankel, Michael Korie ,Doug Wright, and ... (more)


Sun Jul 20, 2014

'Smooth Sounds' at Austen House: Building cultural bridges in anticipation of Staten Island Black Heritage Family Day (photos)

"Smooth Sounds by the Sea," the fourth annual fundraiser for Staten Island Black Heritage Family Day, used live music as a "bridge builder, a community relationship builder" for the borough's diverse African-American communities.


Checkers the penguin struts her stuff at Staten Island Zoo

Hatched 19 years ago, the short little aquatic bird starred in educational presentations in the Zoo's auditorium, focused on penguin biology, geography, and behavior, courtesy of Jenkinson's Aquarium Penguin Habitat in Point Pleasant, N.J. Laura Graziano, a curator at the Aquarium who handled Checkers and delivered the informative presentations, ... (more)


Staten Island Sunday: Sights and scenes in Stapleton

From the heights of Marion Avenue and Sunrise Terrace to hideaway, block-long Harrison Street near Bay Street, Stapleton is an urban explorer's dream with its historic homes, churches and other buildings.


Staten Island Moth Night: An evening in the woods with things that flutter delights and intrigues

A team of sleuths with flashlights snaked through a trail of the Greenbelt Nature Center in search of moths and other nocturnal creatures on Saturday.


Grammy Hall of Famer Mamie Smith is in an unmarked Staten Island grave; help change that tonight at Killmeyer's benefit concert

Join in the effort to erect a granite monument at blues pioneer Mamie Smith's unmarked grave - 68 years after her death - and create a maintenance fund for her gravesite and others in need at Frederick Douglass Memorial Park.


Albany Times Union

'No Justice, No Peace!': Community Marches Against 'Racist' Nypd After Chokehold Death

New Yorkers, angry over the death of Eric Garner after being placed in an apparent chokehold by NYPD officers, took to the streets of Staten Island Saturday afternoon to vent their anger.


Airbnb hosts bring travelers from near and far to Staten Island

On a warm day in July, Nicholas Zvegintzov waited in his fifth-floor apartment in St. George to give his newest guests -- two siblings from London -- his second set of door keys.


New York Post

Man in chokehold death had no throat damage: autopsy

The forbidden chokehold used by a cop to take down a Staten Island man in a deadly encounter did not damage his windpipe or neck bones, sources said.


Sat Jul 19, 2014

Staten Island's Beach Boy visits Point Pleasant down the Jersey Shore

Beach Boy Andrew Simontacchi spent all day Saturday walking the Point Pleasant boardwalk and talking to Staten Islanders as they enjoyed the Jersey Shore sun.


Hundreds rally, march in support of justice for Eric Garner

Some 300 people, led by Rev. Al Sharpton and Eric Garner's family members, marched Saturday in support of the 43-year-old Port Richmond man who died following an incident with police in Tompkinsville on Thursday.


Staten Island Dems hold 'Boardwalk Bash' party fundraiser

It was a day at the beach for Staten Island Democrats, who are looking forward to victory at the polls this November.



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