Vin Forte

Vin Forte

Vin Forte is a writer. He also hosts the 'Any Time with Vin Forte' podcast. He is currently working on an anthology of short stories due out later this year.

The Staten Island Museum will host Black Lunch Table, an ongoing collaboration between artists Heather Hart and Jina Valentine that facilitates discussions of issues pertaining to race and culture

The All Saints Episcopal Church is hosting its First Annual Harvest Festival on November 3rd. The Festival will feature local bakers, crafters, crocheters, toy makers, and food vendors on the front lawn of the church.

On October 20th, from 2pm to 7pm, Snug Harbor will be hosting the annual Staten Island Jazz Festival from the Universal Temple of the Arts.

Staten Islanders love them a bit of nostalgia and today, local music fans of a certain age are in for a treat.

Thanks to the Speed Graphic Film and Video Channel, we now have this rare footage of the Staten Island ferry docking from way back in 1928.

This year, the Staten Island Chamber of Commerce Foundation has been providing much needed funds targeted at storefront and business restoration via the Stapleton Storefront Enhancement Grant Program.

Right now you can watch a recently uploaded video of the legendary Victory Diner being moved from its former home on Amboy Road to its “new home” on Midland Beach.

This past summer, the Staten Island trio of Ricky Vega (Guitar, Vocals), Joe Scarcella (Bass), and Peter Grancio (Drums, Vocals) released their debut album under the name Elm Sun called ‘Paraiso.’

The Staten Island Museum hosts the annual Fence Show at Snug Harbor.

Thanks to Youtuber Find and Seek, they’ve recently been able to give us all a view inside Staten Island’s infamous abandoned farm colony.