Most Staten Islanders don’t know that Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna & Thomas Adams invented modern day Chewing Gum on Staten Island. Here’s the interesting tale in an excerpt from Hidden History of Staten Island by Theresa Anarumo and Maureen Seaberg.
On December 5th, Purple Cloud films will be debuting filmmaker Michael Robert Anderson’s latest film ‘Major Key’ at Atrium Cinemas on Arthur Kill Rd.
Most New Yorkers don’t know this, but Staten Island is insanely photogenic. That’s why we think it’s important that, as residents and native Staten Islanders, that we infuse our Instagram feeds with a little bit of extra Staten Island beauty every year. That’s why, just like we did back in 2015 and 2016, we’ve compiled a list of Staten Islanders that you should be following on Instagram.
‘Dock Street’ is a name that’s been synonymous with Staten Island music for decades. For a lot of island residents, it conjures images of that first rock show they attended in high school. These days, Dock Street is giving some talented SI artists their first shot to record their music. Dock Street Records was established to show the world some of the best music that SI has to offer.
Starting on November 25th and running through December 23rd, the first annual Winter Wonderland SI will be taking place at the Richmond County Bank Ballpark.
If you are one of the many people who plan on going out on Thanksgiving Eve, one of the biggest party nights of the year, don’t even think about driving drunk. Leave your car at home or at a friend’s house and take a free Uber.
Every Friday morning, from 10am to 11am, local tattoo artist Magie Serpica (Milk & Honey Tattoo Parlor) & Yoga Instructor Jen Gallo (KettleBella Fitness) host the ‘Make Her Space’ radio show out of the SI Makerspace hub where MakerPark Radio broadcasts from.
The holiday season is right around the corner and along with it comes the stress of finding the perfect gifts for the special people in your life.
Luckily, Staten Island is home to many artisanal shops where you can find unique presents. The businesses below are all located in Staten Island and will have something for everyone on your list
In:Vision is a brand new documentary series from Backslash Bomb Productions that explores science and sociology.
With over 60 million tourists visiting New York City every year, Staten Island gets plenty of visitors, and many of them are walking tourists. While one of the best ways to see Staten Island is by exploring all the nooks and crannies and unique neighborhoods on foot, being a pedestrian can be hazardous.
Chez Vous Caterers and Party Rentals have been serving Staten Island elegant catering at inspiring prices for over 30 years.
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