Rosebank

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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

Police say an 86-year-old man shot and killed a woman and wounded his grandson before shooting himself on Staten Island on March 28, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Police Believe Man, 82, Killed Woman, Wounded Man And Shot Self On Staten Island

Police Friday night believed a man shot and killed a woman, and wounded a man, in a Staten Island home Friday before shooting and wounding himself, sources said.

03/28/2014

Con Edison works on restoring power. (credit:  Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Voltage Reduced On Staten Island After Con Edison Manhole Fires

A manhole fire left part of Staten Island without power in the middle of a brutal heat wave overnight, and Con Edison has reduced voltage in many areas in as crews repair equipment.

07/06/2013

Threatening letters

Threatening Letters, Suspicious Powder Sent To Staten Island Neighborhood

The street is called Tone Lane. It features attached townhouses of many immigrants. But anonymous mailings are frightening the people here, calling one neighbor, for example, a “deadbeat, child molester and degenerate.”

09/29/2011

The Throgs Neck Bridge's newest feathered inhabitants: Locust (with open beak), Edgewater and Bayside, named for communities near the bridge (credit: MTA)

Whoa Baby! Nine Peregrine Falcons Hatch Atop MTA Bridges

New York City is seeing a bit of a baby boom and not just at the Bronx Zoo.

06/01/2011