Victoria

Victoria

Victoria is a writer, host, and actress for Richmond City Media. She's also a storyteller, digital marketer, and pop culture aficionado. When she's not educating the masses on Staten Island culture, you can find her watching Bravo TV shows or getting her nails done.

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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.

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Staten Islanders are used to being the butt of many jokes. Luckily, much like our snide New York City counterparts, Staten Islanders have developed a tough skin and aren’t afraid to laugh at themselves. It was only a matter of time until someone took the jokes to the internet, chronicling them on our very own Inst

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There are just a few shopping days left until the holidays begin, and finding the right gifts can be a struggle. Luckily, there are still plenty of places to find the most unique holiday gifts for everyone on your list. This Saturday, December 10th, Urby Staten Island will be hosting their first annual Holiday Market.

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TWOB recently sat down with the real estate professionals at M. Donato & Company Realty and came up with some great selling points for Staten Island. If you’re one of those renters who is hesitant to cross the Verrazano, perhaps one or all of these reasons will help change your mind.

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Now that Thanksgiving is over, the holiday countdown has officially begun. Whether you’re awaiting a visit from Santa or patiently waiting to light your menorah and kinara, there are plenty of holiday happenings to hold you over throughout December.

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Staten Island may not be a major fashion destination, but it is home to some of the most talented artists and designers in the city. So when a Staten Island Ferry t-shirt surfaced on American Eagle Outfitters’ (AEO) website, we couldn’t help but feel a sense of hometown pride.

Artwork for the the Thanksgiving Eve event at Play Sports Bar

Thanksgiving is arguably one of the best holidays. It’s hard to compete with a day that’s solely dedicated to eating delicious seasonal food for hours on end. However, some of us like to kick off our celebrations a day earlier by partaking in Thanksgiving Eve festivities.

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Led by Director of Photography, Geoff Celis, the production team at Impractical Jokers take on The Mannequin Challenge.

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The swift change in seasons has everyone hauling out their fall and winter wardrobes. While some of us have overcrowded closets, others may find that they need to add new clothes to their collection. Whether you’re looking to do some closet-cleansing or need to update your wardrobe for cooler temperatures, a trip to the thrift store is your best bet.

Halloween In Richmond Town

Halloween is lurking right around the corner, and many of you may still be scrambling to plan the ultimate Halloweekend. Luckily, there are tons of events going on at all of your favorite local haunts. Whether you prefer tricks, treats, or a good scare, here’s what’s going on all over the Island this Halloween.