If you live on Staten Island, you’ve probably noticed that there’s a new bridge being constructed next to the Goethals Bridge which connects Staten Island to New Jersey. That would be the “new Goethals Bridge,” that should be complete in 2018.
While other bagel shops in Manhattan and Brooklyn are getting noticed for things like combining donuts with croissants and selling cookie dough in place of ice cream, ‘Bagel R Us’ are quickly making their name known for their cereal bagels.
With its remarkable buildings and colorful history, Stapleton has been and continues to be a major commercial center due to its proximity to the New York Harbor, the ferry (which transports approximately 75,000 people daily) and the Verrazano Bridge.
An icon of New York City, the Staten Island Ferry was one of the first subjects to be recorded in High Definition. Back in 1993, while introducing the technology, JVC filmed various scenes in New York City for a promotional video.
Corinne Caputo, author, comedian and Staten Island native, recently published her first book, “How to Success!”
Every once and awhile I get lucky and find a book that truly speaks to me and “How to Success!” is one. I felt like I was having a conversation with a fellow writer, commiserating about the trials and tribulations of our chosen profession over a glass of wine, rather than reading a stuffy how-to manual.
Staten Island’s Matthew Provenzano, filmmaker, critic and YouTuber, debuted a feature-length film last week at the Atrium Cinemas in Great Kills.
“Martini Shot!” (trailer above) tells the story of Ryan Wise, a young amateur filmmaker with big dreams of making one day as a director, if he can only overcome the many obstacles in his way, including a band of less-than talented characters and a bad case of Murphy’s Law.
Staten Island’s Gatsby’s On The Bay and newly opened Amendment 18 Bar & Grill will be hosting a Roaring 20’s Party on Sunday, April 23rd at the Historical Edgewater Hall.
The Department of Transportation has released a new National Transportation Noise Map that shows us that almost 100%, 98%, of Americans have to sit through various levels of noise caused by transportation.
It’s always both a pleasure and a nice surprise when you spot locations of where you live popping up in movies and television shows. The Staten Island Ferry is stepping into the spotlight in the newest Spider-Man: Homecoming trailer.
You probably haven’t ever seen Staten Island’s iconic St. George Ferry Terminal from this perspective
If you live around the South Shore of Staten Island, you’ve most definitely seen the big, oversized, abandoned LNG tanks that have been a sight for sore eyes for the community of Rossville for close to five decades.