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  1. Survey said: HeroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | SILive.com

    Staten Island continues to be in the throes of a heroin crisis. People - young people, for the most part - continue to succumb to addiction.

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  2. Staten Island's Best Park: Clove Lakes or Bloomingdale?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | SILive.com

    We can only hope the numbers were down a bit because residents were too tuckered out from spending the day outdoors to go online. Home to one of Staten Island's largest living things, a three hundred year-old tulip tree, Clove Lakes Park offers facilities for a range of passive and active recreation.

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  3. Guard from Staten Island convicted in DMV test-cheating scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | SILive.com

    A Brooklyn federal court jury has convicted a Staten Islander who worked as a security guard at a state Motor Vehicles Department office in Manhattan for his role in a scam to help applicants cheat on written exams for commercial driver's licenses. Beayaeh Kamara, 26, accepted cash bribes to aid more than 40 applicants' bids to obtain licenses to drive certain commercial vehicles, such as school buses, tractor trailers, ambulettes and heavy transportation trucks, said Kelly T. Currie, Acting U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of New York.

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  4. Mosquito spraying on Staten Island set for WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | SILive.com

    To help reduce mosquito activity and minimize the risk of the West Nile Virus, the Health Department will be spraying pesticide. The pesticide will be sprayed from trucks in parts of Staten Island on Wednesday, July 29, between the hours of 8:30 p.m. and 6 a.m. the following morning, weather-permitting.

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  5. Chef appreciates public support through tough times; what's next?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | SILive.com

    Chef Mike Cappucci's had a rough year. His son, Nicky, passed away at 23 and he subsequently closed his Great Kills restaurant.

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  6. Looking back on another successful High School Baseball Senior GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | SILive.com

    The temperature hovered close to 90 degrees on Saturday afternoon at the Richmond County Bank Ballpark at St. George, but that didn't stop Mike Mauro from making his appointed rounds. For the fourth straight year, the College of Staten Island head coach and director of marketing for One on One Physical Therapy and Sports Rehabilitation orchestrated the High School Baseball Senior Game & Autism Awareness Fundraiser like John Williams conducting the Boston Pops.

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  7. Do you know an inspirational Staten Islander?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | SILive.com

    An inspirational Staten Islander can be a friend, co-worker, teacher, coach, or a family member. He or she may run a business or spend long hours volunteering with a community or non-profit organization.

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  8. Vote: 'Best Bar' in the 2015 Staten Island Readers' Choice AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | SILive.com

    Last week we asked you to nominate the borough's "Best Neighborhood Bars" in the latest category of the 2015 Staten Island Readers' Choice Awards . Your diverse nominees prove our theory that a true "Neighborhood" hangout has to be much more than a run-of-the-mill booze stop.

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  9. Middle Class Action Project endorses Bernie SandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | SILive.com

    It will be nine months before New Yorkers vote in the presidential primary and a pro-union group on Staten Island has just given Sen. Bernie Sanders, the independent from Vermont, a self-described Democratic socialist, his first public endorsement from a group here. The Middle Class Action Project, an organization that promotes Democratic policy and that often hosts debates and panels for candidates running for office, endorsed Sanders, who is running against Hillary Clinton; former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee; former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley; and former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb for the Democratic nomination in 2016.

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  10. Driver in fatal wreck should have been Vision Zero targetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | SILive.com

    But the news is even worse: The NYPD tells us that Smith was already facing charges of leaving the scene of a crash in two other incidents in which pedestrians were injured, all within the past 13 months. In an era where the Vision Zero program pushed Mayor Bill de Blasio and the city Department of Transportation targets motorists with speed cameras and red-light cameras, all in the name of public safety, here's a real menace who should have been taken off the road long ago.

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  11. Clove Road traffic quandary defies solutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | SILive.com

    During a red light at Clove Road and Howard Avenue, traffic backs up to the intersection of Clove and Narrows Road North, making it difficult for drivers to access their proper lanes. If Robert Moses, the so-called "Master Builder" of New York's infrastructure, were still at the height of his emperor-like power, the chronic problem of traffic backing up on Clove Road near the Staten Island Expressway and beyond would never have endured this long.

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  12. Pastries get pricey thanks to rising cost of eggsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | SILive.com

    If you are thinking about bringing a dozen pastries to a family gathering, you'll likely have to shell out more money: The egg shortage has jacked up the price of these rich desserts. In fact, Staten Island bakers say they've had to raise prices of some of your favorite pastries, like Sfogliatelle, which is made with a lot of eggs.

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  13. Island Express youngsters ready for Junior OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | SILive.com

    Michael Rodriguez-King and Julia Hustead have already proven they're among the fastest in the Northeast, but the Island Express duo now hope to excite with their electric pace on the national stage. The tandem will travel to Jacksonville, Florida Tuesday to participate in the United States Track & Field Junior Olympic Championships, hoping to find themselves atop the podium once more.

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  14. Sudsy Monchik says farewell with Kanye West and PitbullRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | SILive.com

    All good things must come to an end, and Prince's Bay racquetball guru Sudsy Monchick said goodbye Sunday night to the 2015 Pan American Games with the live musical performances of Kanye West and Pitbull . Monchik was thrilled that one of his Ecuador national racquetball players, Maria Sotomayor , was chosen to carry her country's flag at the closing ceremonies.

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  15. Staten Island People: What's the first album you ever bought?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | SILive.com

    Two weeks ago we asked readers " What's the first album you ever bought with your own money?" The responses were so plentiful and varied we decided to revisit the topic this week: The first album I bought with my own money was The Beatles' "White Album." My family lived in Brooklyn at the time.

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  16. Staten Island girl, 6, identified as victim in N.C. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | SILive.com

    A 6-year-old Staten Island girl was one of three people killed in a wrong-way car crash last weekend in Orange County, N.C. Jahnice Beard, 6, of A A A A A St. George, was sitting in the back seat of a Suzuki driven by her grandmother, Felicia Harris, when a Jeep Wrangler traveling in the wrong direction on Interstate 85 struck the car head-on around 3 a.m. on July 19, according to an official from the Orange County Sheriff's Office. The fourth person in the Suzuki, Jahnia King, 9, also of Charlotte, was listed in critical condition at the UNC Health Care facility in Chapel Hill, N.C., as of Monday.

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  17. Enter for a chance to meet Game of Thrones' George R.R. MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | SILive.com

    Author George R.R. Martin will greet fans in Staten Island on Aug. 8 as the Yankees don special uniforms. And SILive.com will send two lucky fans to the private meet-and-greet at Richmond County Bank Ballpark.

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  18. Advance historic page from August 20, 1976: "Haunted house" granted landmark statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | SILive.com

    The Gothic Revival House, located at 2876 Richmond Terr., was officially designated a city landmark by the Board of Estimate yesterday. The ghost of Capt.

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  19. Staten Island fast-pitch softball: S.I. Saints claim two USSSA World Series U-14 titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | SILive.com

    It wasn't easy, but the U-14 Staten Island Saints rallied from losing positions twice Sunday to secure the USSSA 'AA' World Series championship . After falling behind 3-0 to the Amwell Attitude in the semifinals, the Saints scored five unanswered runs for a 5-3 victory.

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  20. Staten Island youth baseball: Caggiano's Estates victoriousRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | SILive.com

    Patrick Cartelli drove in the tying and winning runs as Caggiano's Estates edged the Brooklyn Tigers, 3-2, in a Mid-Island Babe Ruth League 16U game Sunday. A.J. Miceli went the distance for the Mid-Island Hitmen as it cruised to a 10-4 victory over the Brooklyn Cougars.

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