Nearly 100 years ago, the Eighteenth Amendment was passed, prohibiting the sale, production, and consumption of alcohol. For thirteen long years, Americans were expected to abstain from alcohol. Ironically, most of them did not. The Prohibition Era gave rise to secret watering holes called Speakeasies. Although the Eighteenth Amendment has
Since 2014, Richmond City Media has been making waves in the Staten Island film community. The film collective has been busy covering local events, organizing film festivals, and working on several narrative projects. Today they released a teaser trailer for their latest short film called “The Nothing.”
This week, we’re bringing you the top outdoor dining options on the South Shore of Staten Island. The South Shore is known mainly for it’s Italian-American cuisine and people. It also has it’s fair share of waterfront views and trendy eateries. Did your favorite make the list? If not, let us know!
Staten Island’s art community is bustling all year round, but something about the summer brings out the creativity in all of us. This year, there are several art exhibits worth checking out. Whether you’re into photography, film, paintings, or even performance art, these events will definitely catch your eye. Area
Spring may have gotten off to a rocky start, but judging by the upcoming weather forecast, winter is seemingly over. There are a number of ways to soak in the nice weather on the Island (We are the Borough of Parks, after all). But there are few things quite as
This short video is actually a trailer to a longer, silent video that Jirasiritham presented for a master class project for the Spitzer School of Architecture at CCNY. The film, titled “Exploring the Forgotten Borough,” takes the viewer on a bike tour of the North Shore.
New York City Beer Week is officially upon us, and beer enthusiasts all over the city are celebrating accordingly.
This video from Insider featuring Project Brunch’s Loaded Hot Chocolate has recently gone viral, adding to the recent trend of heavily-garnished-and-borderline-ridiculous milkshakes. Insider is a popular new online publication created by Business Insider Inc.
After nearly five years of construction, the MTA has announced that the South Ferry 1 Train station will re-open this June. Those commuting to and from Staten Island and Manhattan will soon be able enjoy the newly improved station and ease of travel just in time for summer!
The Staten Island Ferry has played host to many film sets and impromptu viral videos over the years. So, it should come as no surprise that the ferry was once featured on an episode of I Love Lucy.