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Bureaucratic Red Tape Could Be Blocking A Solution To Staten Island’s Wild Turkey Problem

Flocks of birds are menacing residents on Staten Island and may be causing health and safety issues. Residents want the birds removed, but unharmed.

10/16/2014

Signs on Ocean Breeze, Staten Island home nearly 18 months after superstorm Sandy hit, April 17, 2014. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

De Blasio Announces Reforms To City’s Sandy Rebuilding Program

The mayor unveiled a sweeping report on Thursday that examines the city’s recovery progress.

04/17/2014

Credit 1010 WINS Reporter Gary Baumgarten

Lawmakers Looking To Relocate Staten Island Turkeys

Wild turkeys have been a nuisance for sometime in the Ocean Breeze section of the borough and elected officials are now looking to relocate the turkeys to new homes.

04/10/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announces buyout plan for Ocean Breeze homeowners, Nov. 18, 2013. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Cuomo Announces Buyouts For Sandy-Decimated Staten Island Homeowners

Two neighborhood residents drowned when Sandy struck. Rushing floodwaters knocked down 20 houses. Most of the rest were badly damaged.

11/18/2013

A home damaged by superstorm Sandy is demolished in the Ocean Breeze section of Staten Island - Jan. 14, 2013 (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

Home Demolitions Begin In Sandy-Ravaged Staten Island Neighborhood

Although they knew the day was coming, that didn’t make it any easier for some on Staten Island who watched the city tear down their homes on Monday.

01/14/2013

Staten Island Damage

Volunteers Step Up To Help Devastated Residents Of Staten Island

Getting food, water and clothing to those struck by Sandy in Staten Island was the top priority Saturday. The damage in some areas were beyond belief.

11/03/2012

FDNY Battles Four Alarm Staten Island Brush Fire

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The FDNY is battling a four alarm brush fire on Staten Island. Fire officials said approximately 39 units comprising 168 firefighters are on the scene battling the blaze near Staten […]

11/13/2010

Emergency Room (credit: CBS 2)

Cops: Son Stabbed Dad To Death On Staten Island

A Staten Island family is coping with a double tragedy.

09/29/2010