To proponents of the project, raising the clearance of the Bayonne Bridge will ensure the health of the Port of New York and New Jersey and the survival of thousands of jobs and billions of dollars in economic activity that depend on it.
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Even as she worked as a full-time care provider at Staten Island University Hospital, Desiree Newsome would often roll around her great grandmother’s words in her mind: "Cleanliness is next to godliness."
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Even on a hot day, midweek, at the peak of summer season, the business strip at the foot of Sand Lane was unnervingly quiet.
SI Chamber of Commerce: As Island's 350th Birthday Nears, Nationwide Initiative Holds Special Appeal For LocalsBarton Horowitz - Relevant Public Relations LLC. - July 27, 2011 The 3/50 Project, a Minneapolis-launched grassroots campaign, asks Islanders to support three independently owned neighborhood businesses by spending $50 monthly between them
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STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Rep. Michael Grimm addressed members of the Staten Island Chamber of Commerce general membership breakfast this morning at the Renaissance, Grant City.
Connecticut legislators are about to pass a bill to make their state the first in the nation to require employers to provide workers with paid sick time. And City Council members in Philadelphia are expected to vote Thursday on a bill mandating up to seven paid sick days per year for workers.
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Two police officers who used "amazing" firearm restraint to capture a suspect who had fired three shots into the air at a crowded event earned the borough's 2010 Police Officer of the Year Award.