Brush Fire Beaten Back After Threatening Homes On Staten IslandA brush fire was raging and threatening homes on Staten Island late Friday afternoon.
Staten Island Residents Scoff At Resurfacing Projects In Areas Set To Be VacatedQuestions were erupting Wednesday evening about government waste on Staten Island, as neighbors were outraged about plans to repave several roadways.
Oakwood Beach, S.I. Residents Set To Return Neighborhood To Mother NatureHit hard by Superstorm Sandy a year ago, the Oakwood Beach neighborhood of Staten Island has become the first officially to give up on rebuilding.
Oakwood Beach Homeowners Flooded Out By Sandy Looking Forward To State BuyoutsThe flooding from superstorm Sandy practically washed one Staten Island neighborhood off the map, and that has many residents anxious to leave for good.
Dozens Come Out In Rain To Help Sandy Victims On Staten IslandAs Andrea pounded wind and rain on a block in Oakwood Beach, dozens of volunteers were inside a home on Adelaide Avenue gutted by Sandy.
165 Sandy-Ravaged Staten Island Homeowners To Be Bought Out By The StateMore than 150 homeowners in hurricane-ravaged Oakwood Beach, Staten Island, found out Monday that their homes will be the first to be bought out by the state.
Stories From Main Street: S.I. Sandy Victim Getting New Custom Guitar From Brooklyn ManAndrew Carro and his wife Jule, of Oakwood Beach, lost everything. Their home shifted and the roof caved in.
Volunteer Doctors, Nurses Reach Out To Sandy VictimsSome local medical professionals were on a mission Sunday night, trying to help Sandy victims who have become so busy in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy that they have not taken care of some basic needs.