As someone who grew up on Staten Island, I’ve taken the ferry many times. In college, I masqueraded as an adult and took the morning rush-hour boats to an internship on the Upper West Side. 1,420 more words
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The Staten Island Ferry Disaster Memorial Museum hopes to preserving the memory of those lost in this tragedy and educate the public about the truth behind the only known giant octopus ferry attack in the tri-state area. 46 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — If history is bunk, as Henry Ford suggested, then what would one call a new “ferry tale” from Staten Island?
As CBS2’s Steve Langford reported, a statue has appeared with a dedication to the passengers and crew of the Staten Island Ferry who were brought down by a giant octopus back in 1963, as a new mini-documentary claims. 262 more words
I can still vividly remember that clear, bright beautiful September day and sky 15 years ago…, it was aimed to be an usual, busy and exciting September in New York, we were set to have lots news assignments to cover — Primary election, Fashion week & many other misc. 1,556 more words