Staten Island

Esaw Garner, the wife of Eric Garner, speaks at a news conference with the Rev. Al Sharpton about the decision not to indict an officer involved in Eric Garner's death. (Credit: CBS2)

Eric Garner’s Widow: ‘Somebody Needs To Pay’ For Husband’s Death

Eric Garner’s family is continuing to call for justice a day after a Staten Island grand jury decided not to indict a police officer in connection with the 43-year-old’s death.

12/04/2014

Esaw Garner, the wife of Eric Garner, speaks at a news conference with the Rev. Al Sharpton about the decision not to indict an officer involved in Eric Garner's death. (Credit: CBS2)

Garner’s Wife Says, ‘Hell No,’ She Won’t Accept Officer’s Condolences

Reaction across the city was mixed Wednesday after a grand jury decided not to indict NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo in the apparent chokehold death of Staten Island man Eric Garner.

12/03/2014

Protesters on the West Side Highway after the decision not to indict in the Eric Garner case. (Credit: CBS2)

Protesters Swarm West Side Highway, Try To Disrupt Tree Lighting After Garner Decision

Some protesters said they planned to disrupt the Rockefeller Center tree lighting — following a decision by a grand jury not to indict an NYPD officer involved in the apparent chokehold death of Eric Garner.

12/03/2014

New video shows Eric Garner, 43, on the ground before he died shortly after an officer apparently put him in a choke hold. (Credit: CBS 2)

Grand Jury Decides Not To Indict Cop In Eric Garner Chokehold Case

A grand jury has decided Wednesday not to indict the police officer who placed a Staten Island man in an apparent chokehold just before he died.

12/03/2014

The Mount Manresa property was sold for $15 million in February. (credit: CBS 2)

Father, Son Asbestos Inspectors Charged With Falsifying Records

Asbestos inspectors for a controversial Staten Island development project have been charged with falsifying records.

12/02/2014

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Staten Island Restaurant Drops Drink Named ‘Roofie Colada’ After Complaints

A Staten Island restaurant has decided to drop and rename a dessert drink called the “Roofie Colada” from its menu, after complaints about the name referencing the infamous date rape drug.

11/26/2014

New video shows Eric Garner, 43, on the ground before he died shortly after an officer apparently put him in a choke hold. (Credit: CBS 2)

Officer Involved In Eric Garner Chokehold Death Meets With Grand Jury

A grand jury heard testimony Friday from a police officer involved in the chokehold death of an Eric Garner on Staten Island — in a development signaling that it could be close to deciding whether he should face criminal charges in the volatile case.

11/21/2014

Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Turns 50

Staten Island Officials Boycott 50th Anniversary Of Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

Staten Island’s politicians are boycotting the anniversary ceremony Friday because of a proposed toll hike announced earlier this week.

11/21/2014

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Staten Island Teen Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Pickup

Jenna Daniels, 15, of Staten Island, died of severe head trauma after the accident Saturday afternoon at the intersection of Hylan Boulevard and Bayview Avenue, police said.

11/16/2014

Health workers wearing Personal Protective Equipments (PPE) stand at an Ebola treatment center in Monrovia, Liberia on October 27, 2014. (Photo ZOOM DOSSO/AFP/Getty Images)

Staten Island Liberian Community Ships Food To Ebola-Stricken West Africa

The Liberian community on Staten Island collected food to ship to West Africa Saturday, at an event where free flu shots were also available.

11/15/2014

Bayonne Bridge (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Bayonne Bridge Closed This Weekend, Motorists Should Consider Goethals Bridge For Alternate Route

Motorists who use the Bayonne Bridge will need to find an alternate route.

11/14/2014

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‘Godfather’ Home Going For $2.8 Million On Staten Island

There’s a house for sale on Staten Island and the owners are hoping you’ll make them an offer they can’t refuse.

11/12/2014

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Staten Island Boy Dies After Suffering Allergic Reaction On Halloween

A Staten Island family is mourning the death of a 7-year-old who died days after suffering an allergic reaction on Halloween.

11/05/2014

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Police Search For Suspect In Attempted Robbery Of Staten Island Gas Station

Police are searching for a suspect wanted in connection with an attempted robbery of a Staten Island gas station.

11/04/2014

Habitat for Humanity works to repair a Coney Island home damaged by Superstorm Sandy. (credit: CBS 2)

New York Marks Second Anniversary Of Superstorm Sandy

On the second anniversary of the day Superstorm Sandy devastated New York, many people are still recovering — and waiting for funding.

10/29/2014

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