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  1. Citing prostitution, city sues to shutter massage spa on North ShoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | SILive.com

    The city has gone to court to shutter a Stapleton massage business where, a recently filed lawsuit alleges, acts of prostitution have occurred. Undercover officers paid women on two separate occasions for a massage and to perform a sexual act on them at the spa, alleges a civil complaint.

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  2. ICYMI: Winning ways, ponies on the loose; and more photos and videosRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | SILive.com

    Runaway ponies were news in a week that also brought readers an inside look at a high school freshman who received a 'life-changing' prosthetic leg. Along with reading, writing and arithmetic, 15-year-old Ainsley Joseph is learning to walk again in school.

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  3. Donovan asks MTA to study impact of Verrazano two-way tollRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | SILive.com

    Asked by colleague Rep. Jerrold Nadler to support a return to two-way tolling on the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, the Republican Donovan is lukewarm on the idea until he sees proof that it won't hurt his Staten Island/South Brooklyn district. Nadler, a Democrat whose district includes portions of Manhattan and Brooklyn, has long tied traffic woes in his district to vehicles, mostly trucks, coming through Staten Island because they can avoid the toll.

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  4. A daughter, a father, and Sunday's NYC Half-MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | SILive.com

    Sunnyside native Kristin DeClara is running Sunday's United Airlines NYC Half-Marathon with her late father, Charles, very much in her heart and mind. Kristin DeClara will enter the United Airlines NYC Half-Marathon on Sunday with a lot on her mind and even more in her heart.

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  5. Staten Island woman, 28, busted in organized retail theft ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | SILive.com

    A Staten Island woman was one of 12 people indicted in a massive retail theft ring that allegedly stole more than $12 million in high-end goods and resold them on the Internet, authorities announced Wednesday. Charges against Giovanna Bonello, 28, who according to public records lives in Tottenville, and her co-defendants include enterprise corruption, money laundering, criminal possession of stolen property and conspiracy, according to Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman.

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  6. Event held to discuss future of Rikers IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | SILive.com

    About 35 people gathered in the Recital Hall of the College of Staten Island Wednesday night to discuss the future of the Rikers Island jail facility. Everyone in attendance agreed that something needed to be done about the jail, where violence has been up despite a significant decrease in population over the past 20 years.

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  7. Commission for criminal justice reform seeks input at public hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | SILive.com

    Staten Islanders will have an opportunity to make sure their voices are heard about how to improve the New York City criminal justice system at a public hearing Wednesday. The Staten Island Roundtable will take place from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the College of Staten Island's Recital Hall.

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  8. Ponies mystery solved: Blondi & Jewels home again on Staten IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | SILive.com

    In the middle of Winter Storm Stella's icy wrath, two ponies hoofed their way out of a stable in Eltingville -- and into viral video status on the internet. But thanks to the NYPD, they're now back safe and sound at home.

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  9. Snow day! Milk, beer, coffee top Staten Islanders' wish listsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | SILive.com

    Even though Winter Storm Stella did not impact New York City as forecasters had originally predicted, Staten Islanders in the North Shore neighborhoods of Silver Lake, West Brighton and Randall Manor were pushing through what many are hoping will be the final snow day of this winter. The storm moved west and the blizzard watch was lifted , but the forecast is still calling for a chance for more rain and sleet mixed with snow Tuesday afternoon and evening.

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  10. Staten Island disses keep coming from de BlasioRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | SILive.com

    We've tried to give the mayor the benefit of the doubt lately. We gave him credit for paving borough roads.

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  11. Off-duty 'cowboy' cop wrangles Staten Island ponies during stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | SILive.com

    An off-duty "cowboy" cop wrangled two Staten Island ponies loose on Hylan Boulevard during the worst storm of the season . "We want to thank our cowboy officer for having quickly addressed the situation," Mayor Bill de Blasio joked after hearing of the situation during a storm briefing in Brooklyn on Tuesday.

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  12. De Blasio: 'Stay off the roads' as snowstorm continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | SILive.com

    Public schools will be open on Wednesday, but Mayor Bill de Blasio cautioned that New Yorkers should still stay off the roads as the snowstorm continues Tuesday. "Stay off the roads, stay off the sidewalks to the maximum extent possible," de Blasio said during a storm briefing at Office of Emergency Management headquarters in Brooklyn on Tuesday afternoon.

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  13. Take our survey: Does a ferry to Brooklyn float your boat?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | SILive.com

    We're always looking for a faster, more efficient way around town, and your input can help shape public policy. We're asking Staten Islanders to take a short survey about their likelihood of using a Staten Island-to-Brooklyn ferry.

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  14. 2017 Pasta Bowl: Which Staten Island restaurants took home trophies?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | SILive.com

    Taste-tests are in and Community Resources in Travis reports the winners of its annual Pasta Bowl showdown, a fundraiser and cooking competition. And the traveling trophy goes to -- wait for it -- Peter Botros of The Stone House in Clove Lakes Park with a ravioli-on-meatball recipe.

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  15. Staten Island Nightlife: Lavish surprise birthday bash at Ariana's SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | SILive.com

    The thermometer outside hit a chilly 27 degrees but inside Ariana's South on Friday, March 10, the temperature was sizzling. The occasion? A spectacular surprise 50th birthday party for Annandale resident Barbra Berman Fischetti.

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  16. Filming at Arthur Kill prison despite rejected Broadway Stages land dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 12 | SILive.com

    Productions linked to Broadway Stages have been filming at the old Arthur Kill prison for months even though the company isn't allowed to buy the site from the state yet. Between 20 and 22 shows have filmed inside the prison or on the grounds through Tuesday since 2014, according to a company spokesman.

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  17. Jonathan Badmus' career night not enough as Susan Wagner falls in PSAL basketball playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 11 | SILive.com

    Jonathan Badmus led Susan Wagner with a career-high 25 points, but it was not enough as the Falcons fell to Grady, 64-62, in the PSAL A division quarterfinals Saturday in Brooklyn. The No.

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  18. Law & disorder: Great Kills robberies, activist refusing search top week's crime, court newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 11 | SILive.com

    At approximately 1 a.m., a suspect walked into Elverton Bagels and Deli at 496 Arthur Kill Road with a note demanding cash, an NYPD spokesman said. The suspect -- described as a 5-foot-6 male, either black or Hispanic -- fled when a customer walked in, according to police.

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  19. HS basketball: Susan Wagner hoping to ride momentum wave into quartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 10 | SILive.com

    When Susan Wagner meets Grady in a PSAL A division quarterfinal Saturday, it may very well feel like its looking at itself in a mirror. "They're very similar to us in that they play four guards and one big,'' said long-time SW coach Joe Coscia, whose team squares off against Grady at Achievement First Gym in Brooklyn at 5:45 p.m. "I think we match up well against them.

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  20. De Blasio wants 1,015% increase in Staten Island homeless shelter capacityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 10 | SILive.com

    That's despite a nearly 11 percent decrease in the number of homeless Staten Islanders sheltered by the city between October and February, according to numbers released Friday. There were 1,185 homeless Staten Islanders in the shelter system on Feb. 28, down from 1,331 on Oct. 12. "There's one facility in Staten Island for 46 families right now, that means we're short about enough capacity for something like 1,100 people...1,200 more people," de Blasio said during a town hall in Brooklyn on Thursday night.

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