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The architectural fabric of Hurricane Sandy-damaged communities in Midland Beach, South Beach and elsewhere on the East Shore will continue to change as small bungalows predating existing zoning regulations will be torn down and rebuilt as resilient two-story homes, elevated above the flood plain, under the city's Build it Back program .
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Dennis Alestra of Prince's Bay was taking out the garbage one minute and in an instant he and his wife were scrambling for shelter from a "wild" night of weather that began late Tuesday.
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The National Geographic Channel is filming on location Thursday, July 10, within Wolfe's Pond Park at the border of Prince's Bay/Huguenot.
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Favorite exercise High-knee "burpees," a strengthening and aerobic exercise that's a combination high-knee jump and squat thrust.
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The Pulaski Day Parade Committee of Staten Island is in search of a young lady of Polish descent between the ages of 16 and 21 to represent Staten Island in the annual Pulaski Day Parade slated to step off on Manhattan's Queen of Avenues, Sunday, Oct. 5. The ultimate manifestation of Polish pride, the 77th edition of the parade will stride up Fifth ... (more)
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Police say a man wanted in connection with a carjacking on Staten Island and a shooting incident near the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge toll plaza earlier this week is in custody.
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Some Staten Islanders are waking up to power outages and wires down on Wednesday morning following high winds that knocked out electricity to over 1,000 homes in the borough.
In this photo from January, state Assemblyman Michael Cusick, Staten Island District Attorney Daniel Donovan and state Sen. Andrew Lanza announce that they're pushing the state Health Department to link New York's I-STOP database to similar systems in other states.
New York Car Accident Lawyer Adnan Munawar, of Munawar & Andrews-Santillo, issues a statement after a driver with an allegedly suspended license and heroin problem killed one person and injured a second on Staten Island An out-of-control driver, who purportedly had a suspended license and a heroin problem, has struck and killed one person and ... (more)
Bear the tolls and gas money, sit in traffic and pay for the sand, or stay local with free parking, affordable food prices and a totally free shoreline? We asked visitors to South Beach and Midland Beach on Tuesday to compare a day trip to a New Jersey beach with a stroll to a nearby shoreline on our borough.
STATEN ISLAND: Kira Kazantsev - the former Miss City of New York who turned Miss New York at an elaborate pageant production staged at the regal St. George Theatre May 24, will now make a special appearance at the 10th annual PrideFest Festival on the North Meadow of Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden in Livingston on Saturday, July 12.
Crumbs at the Staten Island Mall did not open this morning - a corporate decision.
Proud former Staten Island native Maggie Vasconi - who once joked that her and her friends' regular commutes on the Staten Island Ferry made them members of an exclusive "yacht club" - has been documenting the faces of all of her fellow club members through her website the "Shaolin Yacht Club."
Don't go near the water Aug. 11-16! Get landlocked instead with "Jaws" - and fellow classic cinema lovers - via the All-American Drive-In at Historic Richmond Town.
After the call came in - a fire licking the curtains in a 19th-floor bedroom window, smoke pouring into the night - the fire ladder truck from nearby Hooper Street was the first to arrive Saturday at the Brooklyn high rise.
For weeks now, Staten Island PrideFest volunteers have hopped ferries and pounded pavement to represent the borough at Pride events all over the other four boroughs.
Good news: Regal Cinemas is taking some of the heat off local parents with its "2014 Summer Movie Express" series at the UA Staten Island Stadium 16 & RPX, 2474 Forest Ave.; 718-273-6098.
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