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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.

Midland Beach »

Free Concerts and 'Back to the Beach' to Light up Staten Island This Summer

Borough President Oddo announced that the free summer concerts and Back to the Beach will return.

Travis »

Damaged Brush Fire Units Won't Be Replaced on Staten Island for a Year

Borough President James Oddo said that the lack of units was "scary."

St. George »

Expanded Staten Island Ferry Service to Start This Weekend

The Staten Island Ferry will run every half-hour through weekend nights, instead of every hour.

New Dorp Beach »

Gov. Cuomo Asks For Funds to Buy Sandy Damaged Homes in Staten Island

Gov. Andrew Cuomo requested funds to acquire 77 properties in New Dorp Beach and Midland Beach.