Season's First West Nile Mosquitoes Found In Queens, Staten IslandMosquitoes infected with the West Nile virus have been found within the New York City limits for the first time this season, according to the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.
Stolen Dog Returned To Staten Island Family 4 Days LaterAll a Staten Island family had was surveillance video and hope after their dog was stolen – but on Tuesday night, it appeared to have paid off.
Sandy Victims Frustrated By NYC Rebuilding ProgramSome victims of Superstorm Sandy were wondering when they would be able to go home at this time a year ago, and many were still waiting a year later.
Destruction, Despair Persist A Year After Sandy On Staten IslandRecovery has been rougher in some areas than others in the year after Superstorm Sandy.
Family Says Elderly Sandy Victim's Staten Island Home Burglarized, TorchedRichard Castagna said the two-story New Dorp Beach home was recently renovated after his mother-in-law, Mary Roberts, put $40,000 into it to repair flood damage from Sandy.
Rep. Grimm Wants City To Declare Mold-Infested Homes Public Health HazardsNeighbors said the city's program to help take care of mold following superstorm Sandy should expand to homes where the owners have not returned.
Cuomo: $5.9M To Restore Sandy-Damaged S.I. BeachesGovernor Andrew Cuomo said the state is targeting $5.9 million toward raising sand levels including dune restoration at New Dorp Beach, South Beach, Cedar Grove and Oakwood.
Staten Island Sandy Tent City Ordered Out Before Beach SeasonIn the New Dorp Beach section of Staten Island, a relief center constructed in the wake of superstorm Sandy is being told to make way for the upcoming summer.
Off-Duty Police Officer Catches Bank Robber In The ActA Staten Island man was charged Tuesday with robbing two banks in his home borough, after an off-duty police officer allegedly caught him in the act.
Superstorm Sandy Victims Tormented By Bitter Cold In the damaged New Dorp Beach neighborhood on Staten Island, people who haven't had heat since the late October storm have been taking refuge in tents set up by aid workers.
S.I. Family Hit By Sandy Gets Christmas Ornaments From White HouseA New Dorp Beach family, whose home barely withstood the wrath of Superstorm Sandy, recently got a Christmas surprise of presidential proportions.
Volunteers Spread Holiday Cheer In Areas Still Reeling From SandyIn Belle Harbor, volunteers pitched in to help the Red Cross feed Sandy-affected residents on this Christmas.