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  1. Help for addicts: Up to $2 million coming to Staten Island for added treatment servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | SILive.com

    ... Susan Craig said. "It's redirecting some of the money and offering it up to the services, so that Richmond County has the potential to do more." Existing addiction service agencies "have to put in their best proposal for how they would spend their ...

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  2. Staten Island Democrats select Vincent Gentile as candidate for CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | SILive.com

    While members of the Richmond County Democratic Committee gathered Thursday night to select Brooklyn Councilman Vincent Gentile as their nominee to run for Congress against Republican District Attorney Daniel Donovan, it felt more like a campaign rally for Gentile. Blue "Vinnie Gentile for Congress, a Fresh Start May 5" signs were plastered all around the room at The Crystal Room in South Beach, where committee members gathered to hear from Democratic Party Chairman John Gulino and Gentile.

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  3. Plenty of dogs and cats seeking loving homes at this weekend's Staten Island adoption eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | SILive.com

    ... for happy hour only. Dog, cat and kitten adoptions: Pet Lovers United Together as One (P.L.U.T.O) Rescue of Richmond County will be at PETCO, 2752 Veterans Rd. West in Charleston Shopping Center next to Home Depot, noon to 3 p.m. View the animals at ...

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  4. Staten Island's 'Most Wanted' -- addition of murder and drug suspects bring Donovan's list up to 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | SILive.com

    ... Williams was indicted on June 2, 2014 as part of "Operation Jersey Boys," a coordinated takedown between the Richmond County District Attorney's Office and the NYPD that targeted two separate, violent drug crews that operated in and around the ...

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  5. Donovan adds 2 fugitives to his 'Most Wanted' list, including suspect in teen's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | SILive.com

    ... the release. If you have information regarding the whereabouts of any of these individuals, please call the Richmond County District Attorney's Tip Line at 718-556-7030. A $1,000 reward will be provided to any tip that leads to the apprehension of a ...

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  6. 9 great things to do this weekend: From the St. Patrick's Parade to a 'funky' show at Snug HarborRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | SILive.com

    ... College Marching Band. There will also be several bagpipe bands, including the Staten Island Pipers and the Richmond County Pipes and Drums . Visit SILive.com for full coverage of the day's festivities. We'll have photos and videos from the parade ...

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  7. 7 things to know about Sunday's St. Patrick's Parade on Staten IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | SILive.com

    ... College Marching Band. There will also be several bagpipe bands, including the Staten Island Pipers and the Richmond County Pipes and Drums . This 2015 grand marshal is Staten Island's Ladies of the Ancient Order of Hibernians' president, Margaret ...

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  8. Countdown to 2015 Staten Island Yankees season: A search for the next American Idol?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | SILive.com

    The minor-league baseball franchise has released a promo alert announcing that it will be hosting a "Staten Island Star Search" with finalists to showcase their talents during a New York-Penn League game on Saturday, August 15. "Do you have Academy Award-winning talent, a voice fit for the Grammys, jokes to get a crowd going or a unique skill waiting to be discovered?" asked the team. "The Staten Island Yankees are looking for you! We're giving you the chance to showcase your talent in front of thousands of fans in Richmond County Bank Ballpark to earn the title of the borough's 'Diamond in the Rough.'

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  9. Brooklyn Assemblyman William Colton bows out of race for CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | SILive.com

    ... at this time." Gentile is expected to get the party's nod on Thursday, when the Democratic Committee of Richmond County holds a meeting. Responding to orders from a federal judge earlier in the week, Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday set a special ...

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  10. Grand Jury Changes; Music Critic Christgau; Politics RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | WNYC-AM New York

    Protesters on the steps of Richmond County Supreme Court on Staten Island try to pressure a judge to release details in Eric Garner's grand jury proceedings. New York's top judge wants to put judges in the grand jury room.

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  11. Staten Island's oldest bagpipe band warms up before busy St. Patrick's seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | SILive.com

    ... I have to close my eyes so I don't cry like a baby." Often, he's not the only one with that response, said Richmond County Pipes and Drums bagpiper, Kathy Burke. (Watch the video to the top-right for the full effect) "If you're sober, you might run ...

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  12. New York special to replace Grimm set for May 5 - White House seeks ...Read the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | Politico

    ... the election date has been set," Steven Shepard writes for Campaign Pro. "Republicans are expected to pick Richmond County District Attorney Daniel Donovan, while Democrats have struggled to select a candidate." Donovan, whose office oversaw the ...

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  13. Brooklyn woman punches 73-year-old man in the face after attempting to rob him, police allegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | SILive.com

    Pat Wilson, 38, approached the victim as he was sitting in his parked car at the Stop and Shop shopping center in Graniteville Thursday afternoon, and demanded he give her money, according to allegations in the criminal complaint. A Brooklyn woman allegedly assaulted a 73-year-old man while trying to rob him, police said.

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  14. Councilman Vincent Gentile expected to get nod for Congress, Democratic Party insiders sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | SILive.com

    Staten Island will have a Democratic candidate for Congress by next week and party insiders say it will be Brooklyn Councilman Vincent Gentile. Tom Feeney Jr., the executive director of the Democratic Committee of Richmond County, said Friday that early next week the committee will have a candidate selected.

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  15. A tribute to a HighlanderRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | Cape Breton Post

    ... to defeat the enemy and to preserve Canada as a democratic country. Burke, a native of Lower L'Ardoise, Richmond County, described himself as a "proud Cape Breton Highlander" and he was right to do that. Together with other men from all parts of ...

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  16. Cuomo sets May 5 as date for House special electionRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | Politico

    ... choose their respective nominees now that the election date has been set. Republicans are expected to pick Richmond County District Attorney Daniel Donovan, while Democrats have struggled to select a candidate. Donovan, whose office presided over ...

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  17. Bay Ridge: Gov. calls for special election to fill Bay Ridge Congressional seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... Attorney Daniel Donovan choose between fighting for a seat in Congress and coasting to re-election as Richmond County's top prosecutor. The state Board of Elections sets the date for special elections, which must take place 70 to 80 days after the ...

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  18. Locals celebrate Chinese New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... of the most important holiday in China, the lunar Chinese New Year, and Chinese-Americans living in Richmond County will be celebrating the Year of the Ram right along with their relatives back home. Atlas Chen, owner of Peking Wok, said his family ... 2 comments

  19. Staten Island DA Producers network with ABC 7 news anchorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | SILive.com

    The DA Producers, a group of Staten Island high school students interested in film production, toured ABC 7 Studios in Manhattan on Tuesday. The group is mentored by Andrew Scudera, director of photography and videography for the Richmond County District Attorney's Office.

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  20. Aauw Meeting with Guest Nys Aauw PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... New York State Chapter. Some of the programs she helped facilitate include a domestic violence program with Richmond County District Attorney Daniel Donovan and collaboration with local groups including the Staten Island Women's Bar Association and ...

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