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Staten Island Zoo's 80th Anniversary

It was a bittersweet visit to the Staten Island Zoo as we said farewell to our dear friend, General Curator and Veterinarian, Marc Valitutto last week. 163 more words


Male Oryx Born At Staten Island Zoo Gives Hope For Near-Extinct Species

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A male scimitar-horned oryx named “Felipe,” born in captivity at the Staten Island Zoo is giving new hope for the future of the near-extinct species. 188 more words


Let's Go to the Zoo!

Began my Wednesday at Andrew’s Diner, with the folks from the SIBC. Though we get an early start, because we all have businesses to run, I’m pleased to see the dedication and contributions that our members continue to make on the community’s behalf. 205 more words

Let's Keep the Animals Warm!

Don’t you just love snuggling up in a nice cozy blanket like CC, the two toed sloth does? So do many of the animals at the… 71 more words

Afternoon Bulletin: Groundhog Predicts Early Spring, Union Backs Pedicab Workers

The unusually mild winter may soon be followed by an early spring. For Groundhog Day, Staten Island’s furry forecaster, Chuck, stepped into his pen at the borough’s zoo early Tuesday morning and did not see his shadow, thus predicting that there will be an early spring season this year. 360 more words

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