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Sunnyside (Staten Island) »

8 Things To Do in Staten Island's Neighborhoods This Weekend

Kayak at Fresh Kills Park, watch "Godzilla" or try to find the best Frank Sinatra soundalike.

Chelsea »

High Line Speaker Series Highlights Ways of Reclaiming Abandoned Space

The park will host talks on similar projects in other cities — and even on Staten Island.

Travis »

More Possible Human Remains Found in WTC Rubble

Sixty-eight possible victims' remains have been uncovered since the city began a sift effort on April 1.

Travis »

Entrance to Huge Freshkills Park Opens in Staten Island

The renovated Schmul Park will serve as an entrance to the upcoming North Park in Freshkills.

Travis »

Fresh Kills' Evolution from Landfill to Park Examined in Documentary

A documentary tells the story of closing Fresh Kills landfill and turning it into a park.

New York City »

Annual Spraying for Mosquitoes Begins to Combat West Nile Virus

A health department helicopter will apply larvicide to marshes in Staten Island, Queens and the Bronx.

St. George & Port Richmond »

Fresh Kills Fire Could Burn for Days, FDNY Says

Dozens of firefighters are trying to extinguish at the landfill at 310 West Service Road.