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New species of frog discovered on Staten Island

(CNN) – New York is famous for its singular residents: Loudmouthed taxi drivers. Hirsute Brooklyn hipsters. Upper East Side patrons of the arts.

Now, the city is welcoming an unlikely new breed of denizen: a newly discovered species of frog. 530 more words

Staten Island

I've Officially Endorsed This Cabbage (I) For Congress

The Staten Island Advance, faced with the unenviable task of choosing between a shifty slimeball and a man I will henceforth refer to as “goosemouth”, … 623 more words

Politics

16 weeks

Well, 16 weeks have past since my first Jack Rabbit running class. You know what that means? It is GO TIME! Marathon Sunday! 26.2! 5 borough sight seeing tour. 885 more words

Challenges

Top Middle Schools in NYC

NEW YORK CITY (PIX11)– This is the season of open houses and school tours for middle school and high school students.

We always hear about some of the top rated high school across the city, like Bronx Science and Brooklyn Tech, but middle schools are often overlooked. 217 more words

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Staten Island bishop denies involvement in murder of Brooklyn teen 34 years ago

STATEN ISLAND (PIX11) — Bishop James Burrus wasn’t expecting a visit from PIX 11 Investigates when we knocked on the security gate of his By Divine Purpose Christian Center on Delafield Avenue recently. 717 more words

Brooklyn

Amid Frustration on Hurricane Sandy Anniversary, de Blasio Vows Progress

Two years after Hurricane Sandy, Mayor Bill de Blasio touted his administration’s progress in helping get storm victims back home — and even helped paint a room and varnish a fence at one storm-wrecked property in Coney Island. 853 more words