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Ocean Breeze »

Staten Island University Hospital Gets $28M for Storm Protection

The money will let the hospital elevate building power and mechanical systems.

Tottenville »

$5.5M in Roadway Improvements Headed to South Shore of Staten Island

Borough President Oddo and Councilman Ignizio announced improvements to Page Avenue and other streets.

St. George »

Staten Island Intersection Renamed After 9/11 Victim Who Saved Others

Councilwoman Debi Rose renamed Dongan Street and Richmond Terrace after Kenneth Cubas.

Pleasant Plains »

Family Donates Plot of Land to City to Expand Staten Island Bluebelt

The Goldhirsch family donated 2.5 acres of land that will help protect the Mill Creek Bluebelt.

Richmond Town »

Italian-American Cultural Festival Coming to Staten Island

Borough President James Oddo announced the festival celebrating Italian heritage.

New Brighton »

Goodhue Park Grows as City Adds 11 Acres of Land

The city paid $14.5 million to add 11.5 acres of land for the New Brighton park.

Port Richmond »

New Truck That Fills Several Potholes at Once Makes its Debut

The truck will cut down on the amount of time it takes the city to fix large areas of damaged road.

Bloomfield »

Oddo Calls on Staten Island Restaurants to Offer Healthier Dishes

Lorenzo's Restaurant and Commons Cafe were the first to answer Oddo's call to sell healthier foods.

Tottenville »

$1.9M Softball Field Coming to Tottenville HS, Borough President Says

Tottenville High School will get a $1.9 million softball field, set to open next year, Oddo said.

New Springville »

Traffic Light Coming to Golf Course After Users Worried About Safety

Staten Island golfers were concerned that a road that snaked through their fairway was dangerous.

Willowbrook »

Staten Island Community Board Members Told to Learn About Local Government

Borough President James Oddo told all board members to attend a seminar on city government.

St. George »

Oddo Asks Residents to Vote for Best Anti-Litter PSA

Borough President James Oddo has released the top six anti-litter PSAs submitted in his contest.

St. George »

Staten Island Arts Cuts Ribbon on New Gallery at Ferry Terminal

Staten Island Arts will open the space to the public on Saturday.

St. George »

Staten Island Ready for its Close-Up as Boro Prez Pushes for Film Shoots

Shows including "Girls" and movies like "School of Rock" have already used Staten Island for sets.

New Springville »

City Breaks Ground on 3.3-Mile Greenway in Staten Island

The New Springville Greenway, part of Freshkills Park, will allow for bicycles, pedestrians and runners.