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STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- If you're thinking ahead to fall and trying to make plans for the next academic year, then you should check the Department of Education's 2018-2019 public school calendar, which was released on Wednesday. The academic calendar for 2018-2019 includes some two-dozen days ...
An out-of-control SUV slammed into a doctor's office on Staten Island Wednesday morning, and police are searching for the driver after he fled the scene on foot. The incident happened around 8 a.m. on Bedford Avenue and Richmond Road in the Grant City section. The SUV careened into the building, ...

Police say two suspects wearing masks and armed with a knife forced their way into a Staten Island home and tied up the residents in a terrifying home invasion early Wednesday. It happened on Howard Avenue in the Grymes Hill section. Officers responded at 5:40 a.m. to the home, where the 67-year-old ...
They dreamed up the New York WaterMaker, a machine that can turn any H2O into NYC H2O, with "the exact hardness, molecular structure and chemical composition," according to the ... "It smells like New York City water, it tasted like New York City water," says LaCola on "Staten Island Hustle" after a sip.
The city police department is looking for two men it says broke in to a home on Staten Island on Wednesday morning, tied up the family inside, and stole thousands of dollars. "This neighborhood is a really nice neighborhood, I've never heard something like that," a neighbor said. "I don't know what ...
While the pricetags for homes on Staten Island are higher than other areas of the country, they're still less expensive than other New York City boroughs. According to the study, you need to earn at least $400,000 annually to own Manhattan real estate. Brooklyn homeowners need to earn between ...

On Staten Island, an often forgotten borough of New York City known for its working class hustlers and a sometimes rough reputation, you have to be ... As the boss at 2D Construction, Detore, star of CNBC's new show, "Staten Island Hustle," which premieres April 11, is in charge of negotiating deals for ...
Richard A. Carranza, 51, started his first week as the new New York City schools chancellor on April 2. He takes the place of ... DOE data shows that on Staten Island, North Shore schools are ethnically and racially more diverse, with a larger enrollment of black and Hispanic students. The schools often ...
The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) recently released its 2017 Waste Characterization Study, showing what New York City residents are putting in their trash. Less landfill-bound waste is being produced than ever before, with 68 percent of what we throw away belonging in a curbside ...
Its route spans all five boroughs — starting in Staten Island, then heading through parts of Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx and Manhattan, finishing in Central Park. Last year, Shalane Flanagan became the first American woman in 40 years and the first American since 2009 to win the women's marathon in 2 ...
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- What is working at your child's public school? Are there areas that you see as needing improvement? Here's your chance to let the city know. Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina on Monday announced the 12th annual New York City School Survey of public school students, parents ...
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A Staten Island man was searching Sunday for the firefighter who he said saved his life last week. As CBS2's Hazel Sanchez reported, the man was choking on food Friday night when the unidentified firefighter jumped in to help. Juan Camacho said he owes his life to a man ...
When it comes to New York City real estate, there is no shortage of homes asking upwards of $2.7 million but we can almost assure you that you won't find many within the five boroughs like this one in Todt Hill, Staten Island. The brokerbabble describes this four-bedroom, five-bathroom abode as a ...
Despite Staten Island Chuck's recent prediction of an early spring and warm temperatures expected this week -- the Accuweather forecast calls for Thursday's high at 61 degrees -- blustery, winter weather could continue well into April, experts warn. Snow is a strong possibility in April in New York City, said ...
About 100 Cub Scouts from across Staten Island showed off their hard work, as they raced their handcrafted cars at The Boy Scouts of America Pinewood Derby on Sunday. The annual racing ... Grace Gaffney, the first female Cub Scout in New York City, came to the event to cheer on her fellow scouts.
It is an out-of-the-way house on Staten Island, the windows boarded up, the basement sloshing in an inch or two of water. It has been a New York City landmark longer than tall ones like the Empire State Building and the Chrysler Building, busy ones like Grand Central Terminal or cultural ones like ...
Staten Island Chuck woke from his slumber on a chilly Groundhog Day morning at the Staten Island Zoo and failed to see his shadow, meaning that we can get ready to say goodbye to winter. The furry meteorologist, who has a record of being correct roughly 80 percent of the time since he started making ...

New York City Ferry service was suspended at noon. Staten Island Ferry service continued to run on a modified schedule. Schools were closed Thursday but are expected to reopen Friday, de Blasio said. City officials warned New Yorkers to stay indoors and off the roads Thursday, warning of dangerous ...
Andrew M. Cuomo declared a state of emergency for the southern part of the state, including New York City, Westchester County and Long Island, and Gov. Chris Christie ... Ferries: All Seastreak and NYC Ferry service is suspended. The Staten Island Ferry is running on a modified schedule. • Newark, La ...
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Even with all New York City public schools scheduled to reopen tomorrow, some Staten Island private schools will remain shuttered, or have later openings. ... Staten Island Academy, and Notre Dame Academy both announced closures for Friday due to dangerous road conditions.
After suspending service yesterday, NYC Ferry service is once again available, though there are service changes. As of 6 a.m., the South Brooklyn and Rockaway routes are not stopping at Sunset Park, Brooklyn Army Terminal, or—on the SB route—Bay Ridge due to wind conditions. The Staten Island ...
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Public schools on Staten Island and throughout New York City are scheduled to resume classes on Friday on the day following the "bomb cyclone" snow storm. ... All other programs and activities will be held as scheduled, according to the official NYC Public Schools Twitter feed.
In the city, 6 to 9 inches are expected, with 9 to 12 inches or more for Long Island, coastal New Jersey and eastern Connecticut; and 2 to 6 inches for northwestern New Jersey and interior Hudson Valley. Taking public transportation will be preferable for many commuters, but delays are expected as the ...
The NWS also issued a coastal flood advisory for Staten Island from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Thursday. The Mayor also warned against low temperatures for Thursday, and the weekend. He said forecasts are predicting windchills as low as -20 for Friday evening. "Everyone needs to take this very, very seriously," ...
The horses and turkeys are gone, but Lighthouse Hill, a neighborhood in the center of Staten Island that feels like a suburb with semirural tendencies, still teems with wildlife. It has songbirds and .... Lighthouse Hill is also the beneficiary of the only Frank Lloyd Wright house in New York City. It is one of the ...
A Staten Island, N.Y., chiropractor is facing charges of aggravated harassment, stalking and violating an order of protection after going on a racist, threatening ...
17309752_10208878090605771_5399801899943124893_n.jpg. STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Planning a family vacation sometime in the next 12 months?
Once referred to as "The Riviera of New York City," the recently restored Boardwalk area is now replete with new playing fields, fun fountains, and a clean, lifeguard manned beach, making it a popular destination for the whole family.
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Primark, the Dublin-based store known for their trendy fashion and cheap prices, officially opened its first New York City location in the ...
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Staten Island teens and young adults, ages 14 to 24, can now apply for summer jobs through the city's 2017 Summer Youth Employment Program.
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) - New York City public schools will reopen on Wednesday after a late-winter storm brought less snow than originally forecast to ...
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y.-- 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 ...
The feared winter storm Stella arrived earlier Tuesday morning. Staten Island has already been hit with at least a couple of inches.
8 to 16 inches of snow and sleet are expected across New York City, Northwestern Long Island and Coastal Southwestern Connecticut.
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. - Michael Grimm, the former Staten Island congressman who served seven months in federal prison for tax fraud, may be considering a run for the Island's borough president, beginning with a primary against Republican BP James ...
... whiteout conditions and flooding, some New York City residents simply said "neigh." Two runaway ponies took to the streets of Staten Island, amusing people who snapped photos of the animals prancing in snow-covered intersections near Hylan ...
... updated March 14, 2017 at 7:28 AM. 0 shares. STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- New York City is bracing for the largest winter storm of the season that is expected to begin late Monday night.
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- New York City's public schools are closed on Tuesday in anticipation of the blizzard. Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the closure at a news conference on Monday.
The program is effective at reducing speeding - there is a 52 percent drop in daily violations at the typical fixed speed camera in Staten Island." When Staten Islander Christopher Altieri fought two speed camera tickets in court for friends, he lost ...
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Let's be honest. We don't like to admit that our panic level is peaking as news coverage continues of the incoming storm.
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- With forecasters calling for a blizzard to hit New York City Monday night through Wednesday, here's a look back at 5 of the largest snowstorms to hit the area in the month of March, according to the National Weather Service.
The New York City Department of Sanitation has issued a "Snow Alert" for Monday, March 13 at 11 p.m. In this photo, a Sanitation truck plows snow as it comes around the curve on Howard Ave.
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- The National Weather Service has issued a Blizzard Watch for Monday through Tuesday on Staten Island and throughout New York City. From 12 to 18 inches of snow could fall and be blown about by wind gusts up to 50 miles per ...
New York City is always offering the "next big thing." Many hot neighborhoods and attractions compete for your attention.
Animal Care Centers of NYC (ACC), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, is the only open-admissions animal shelter in New York City and takes in approximately 30,000 animals every year. ACC's three Care Centers in Manhattan (326 East 110th Street), Brooklyn (2336 ...
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- As New York City and the rest of the country have seen a spate of bomb threats, and with hate crimes up in recent months, the governor and mayor are increasing monetary awards for anyone who gives information that leads to the ...
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- An Annadale deli has been busted twice in recent weeks for selling untaxed cigarettes, authorities said.
An 8-year-old Staten Island boy suddenly died early Wednesday of apparent complications from an asthma attack, authorities said.
The idea for the new program reportedly came from a group of Staten Island residents who approached the organization to offer their help protecting unauthorized immigrants, at a time when discrimination and xenophobia are on the rise throughout NYC and ...
Overall, hate crimes are up 113 percent this year in New York City. There have been 100 incidents so far this year compared to 47 in the same period last year.


 

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