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With Cusick Out of Contention, Eyes Turn to Gentile to Fill Grimm Seat

Brooklyn Councilman Vincent Gentile will likely be the candidate to take on Staten Island District Attorney Daniel Donovan to replace former Congressman Michael Grimm, sources told the… 1,295 more words

Fallen Journalist Finds Solace and Success in Poetry

Fallen Journalist Finds Solace and Success in Poetry – NYTimes.com.

“She is Patricia Smith, Staten Island’s literary sensation, a poet, an English professor and a star on the national stage. 193 more words

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Our trip to America - New York City - Staten Island Ferry

The next morning after our first bus tour through Manhattan we got off at Battery Park to catch the next ferry to Staten Island. The “Staten Island Ferry” ( 282 more words

Travel

Trial Of Man Who Filmed Eric Garner’s Murder Adjourned Until March

Ramsey Orta (pictured without a hat), the man who filmed Eric Garner’s death, will have to wait until March 12th to see how his current trial plays out. 437 more words

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Adventures in New Orleans York

On Friday 9th January, I was supposedly going to New Orleans. Victoria was attending a conference in the city, and I was going to grab the opportunity for a free stay in a city that had rebuilt itself after being battered by Hurricane Katrina in 2003. 861 more words

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Trial of man who filmed Eric Garner’s murder adjourned until March

Ramsey Orta (pictured without a hat), the man who filmed Eric Garner’s death, will have to wait until March 12th to see how his current trial plays out. 459 more words

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The state of the Newtown Pentacle.

- photo by Mitch Waxman

Whenever I’m not pouring coffee or whiskey down my throat hole, I seem to be fretting. 454 more words

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