Staten Island

DotF: Stephan dominates in Staten Island's win - River Avenue Blues

Yankees 6, Mariners 4: Bullpen comes up big in come-from-behind win<p><b>Triple-A Scranton</b> (5-3 loss to Charlotte)<p><b>CF Mason Williams & RF Mark Payton</b>: both …

Baseball

Blind Staten Island mom must travel hours to get daughter to Pre-K too far away

<i>A Staten Island mom says the mayor's Pre-K for all program, really isn't "for all." She says that because of a disability she has, the school that</i> …

New York City

Sprinklerfest 2017 soaks the kids on Staten Island

Parents, friends, family and children came out on a hot July day, where dozens of sprinklers were set over 7 acres of lawn at Snug Harbor Cultural …

New York City

Cops catch Staten Island parolee after he escaped in underwear

Cops caught a Staten Island parolee early Friday - a day after he escaped police custody in handcuffs and his underwear.

Crime

'Donut Boy' thanks cops with treats on Staten Island

Tyler Carach, 9, of Florida, gave doughnuts to police officers at the 120th Precinct in St. George.

Policing

1-Year-Old Girl Found Dead in Staten Island Home: Police

A 1-year-old girl was found dead in a Staten Island home Friday, authorities said.Police responded to a call at Staten Island University North …

New York City

What's Inside a Neighborhood in a Box?

On the outskirts of New York City, a new housing model aimed at Millennials asks: What <i>is</i> city living?<p>The peaked wooden eave jutting from the facade of the charcoal glass tower is trying to tell you something. So is the neon sign over the entranceway that says “home sweet home.” But it takes a beat …

Jersey City

Prisoner escapes after being handcuffed in Staten Island

Police are on the hunt for an escaped prisoner — still in handcuffs — on Staten Island, sources said.<p>The 41-year-old bolted out the back door at 105 …

New York City

Handcuffed Parolee in T-Shirt, Underwear on the Run in NYC

A 41-year-old parolee is on the run -- in his underwear -- on Staten Island, authorities say.<p>Police say state parole officers were conducting a visit …

Crime

5 NYC Neighborhoods You Need to Spend More Time Exploring This Summer

The sun is blaring, your Craigslist-purchased A/C is already acting up, and puddles of garbage are seeping onto the sidewalk -- summer is here and …

Cool Stuff

Search underway for escaped parolee on Staten Island

The NYPD says officers from the 120th precinct were aiding state parole officers around 7 a.m. when the parolee fled from a residence.

Crime

Examining Democratic race for Staten Island's North Shore Council spot

<i>Eight years ago, Debi Rose made history by becoming Staten Island's first African-American elected official. But now she's facing a spirited primary</i> …

New York City

S.I. man busted in $1M real estate scheme targeting the elderly

A Staten Island man cooked up a real estate scam that fleeced victims out of over $1 million, according to Brooklyn federal prosecutors.

Real Estate

How to pay for NYC street parking with your cell phone

The ParkNYC online system links registered license plate numbers to NYPD traffic enforcement agents' handheld devices to confirm payment.

Transportation

Miracle Drug Is Louisville Hardcore with a Staten Island Heart

Listen to the debut EP featuring members of C.R. and By the Grace of God.<p>He calls himself Bricks because, as one of his former bandmates once put it, that's what's in his head. In his youth, he was an uncontainable madman on the microphone, bouncing off the walls throughout the 90s for the New York …

Nurse dedicates life to helping hundreds beat drug addiction

She’s quietly become the unofficial coach, mentor and therapist to parents and addicts touched by the city’s opioid crisis.

Addiction

Two children in critical condition after being struck by car

A driver was arrested for plowing into a woman walking with two 4-year-old girls in Staten Island, critically injuring the children, police said.<p>The …

New York City

Mom Warns Others After Claiming She Found a Razor in Chocolate "Surprise" Egg

Who would do this?!<p>When Jenna Argento Dapolito surprised her two-year-old daughter last week with a Hello Kitty chocolate egg from Choco Treasure, …

New York City

City correction officer busted for exposing himself to neighbor

Cops busted an off-duty city correction officer accused of exposing himself in front of his Staten Island neighbor.

Crime

NY1 report leads to help for brides allegedly scammed by photographer

<i>An uplifting update to a story seen first on NY1: a few days ago, NY1's Lisa Voyticki broke the story about nearly two dozen Staten Island brides</i> …

Weddings

Motorcyclist Killed in Staten Island Crash: NYPD

One man on a motorcycle is dead after a collision with a pickup truck Saturday at Staten Island, authorities said.<p>At midnight, police found a …

Policing

This borough has the most cases of dog bites in the city

It may be a dog-eat-dog world, but on Staten Island it’s the humans who are feeling the bites.<p>New city data shows that the island accounted for more …

New York City

Swimmers shine at annual Special Olympics meet on Staten Island

Young athletes and Special Olympians came together for some unified friendly competition during the event at Hillside Swim Club

Special Olympics

Man Beaten In Staten Island Applebee's Bathroom

The NYPD is asking for the public's help in finding a man who assaulted another man in the bathroom of a Staten Island Applebee's.<p>According to the …

New York City

8,451 Staten Island homeowners getting $115 off water and sewer bill

"We are putting water rate relief directly into the hands of low-income homeowners and senior citizens across the city," de Blasio said,

Bill de Blasio

Yankees' Bird Takes BP On Staten Island, May Begin Rehab Stint Soon

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)</b> — The Yankees need a first baseman. They’d prefer to have the one they envisioned playing the position coming into the …

Major League Baseball

23 Arrested in NY, NJ Drug Trafficking Schemes

Seven men were arrested and charged with drug trafficking in New York and New Jersey following a wiretap investigation after a 24-year-old woman …

Crime

NYPD: Staten Island man streamed beating of cat on Facebook

A Staten Island man is under arrest after he streamed himself beating a cat on social media, police said.<p>Tyrike Richardson, 21, faces charges that …

Policing

Cops bust Staten Island heroin ring that sold deadly dose

Police have busted up a Staten Island heroin ring that sold a deadly dose of the drug, authorities said Wednesday.<p>The heroin trafficking crew sold …

New York City

NY Wheel project indefinitely delayed after firing contractor

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- After initiating a high-stakes legal battle over project delays and work payments, the New York Wheel's developer has fired …

New York City