Along the Bay Street Bike Tour, which is marked with approved bike routes by the city of New York, there are many things that cyclists can see. We start the route on Richmond Terrace in the lovely St. George area. As you begin the route, you can backtrack to view Snug Harbor which is about two miles away.
Staten Island has been in the news a lot lately, for the upcoming revitalization of the north shore. This is not the first time that the rest of New York took an interest in our borough. Back in the 1960s shortly after the construction of the Verrazano Bridge, NY Illustrated (a television show that ran from 1967 through the 70s) put together this piece about how the island was, essentially, built.
Staten Island has a long history, so of course we’ve amassed a number of spooky stories. Video powerhouse Real Estate SINY, presents a great list of haunted locations across SI.
South Beach Restaurants continue to impress. Here is a look at some of the oldest and best restaurants on Staten Island. Italian cuisine & lots of seafood is served to perfection with an ocean breeze on & near the beach.
The North Shore of Staten Island has been home to great beers for over 150 years. Today you can find great beer at Abode Blues, The Craft House & Flagship Brewery.
YouTuber, UnitedWeFlyGuy, has been using a drone in order to get amazing aerial flybys of some of Staten Island’s most iconic spots. Below, take a look at the shots of Silver Lake Park and Arthur Kill Ship Graveyard that he got from his Phantom 2 Vision: Silver Lake Park Arthur
The “Core Four” are the former New York Yankees baseball players Derek Jeter, Andy Pettitte, Jorge Posada, and Mariano Rivera. It has also been coined by Staten Island Borough President James Oddo as the four major developments on the North Shore of Staten Island. URL Building, Empire Outlet Mall, New York Wheel & Lighthouse Point.
New York City residents are now able to sign up for IDNYC, a government issued identification card that is available to all City residents age 14 and older in 25 languages. Immigration status does not matter. The largest municipal identification card program in the nation was launched in January of this year.