From the long shores of the Coney Island Boardwalk, for the past 17 years, artist, designer, roller disco diva and Queen of Coney Island, Lola Star, has sold her unique designs and shimmering wares.
This weekend is your last chance to check out an exhibition and sale of the works of Synthia St. James, Charles Bibbs, & More. at Staten Island’s Creative Incubator HUB 17. The event is a collaboration between Nafissah Art Collectibles and media producer Frances Wilson Noellez. The exhibition has been running since April 29th, and will continue until Sunday May 7th.
Spring may have gotten off to a rocky start, but judging by the upcoming weather forecast, winter is seemingly over. There are a number of ways to soak in the nice weather on the Island (We are the Borough of Parks, after all). But there are few things quite as
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.