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A warm ‘pop-up’ of winter nature activity at Blue Heron Park

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — It was a cold, dark, drizzly day — perfect for going to the park, right? It is if you go to …

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Michael Moorer, proud southpaw heavyweight champion, gives advice for life

Fit and active at 51, Michael Moorer looks like he could still be in the ring. During a visit with Lifestyles for the Disabled, the …

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It’s cold outside, especially when you don’t have a home

…people without homes live all over Staten Island, but try to stay out of sight in parks, empty lots, and even cemeteries.

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‘Buon Natale’ — Merry Christmas, Italian style

“Buon Natale e Felice Anno Nuovo!” declared Lauren Lombardo, wishing the crew of Life-Wire News Service a merry Christmas and happy New Year. For the …

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Staten Island’s hometown singer Bekah steps into the light

Bekah Samuel showcased several of her new songs, including “Angles in Los Angeles” and “Ego” at a recent screening of the film Destinova. Listen to …

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Lauren Hartnett, paramedic, at Lifestyles.

First responders are not so scary; they are there to help

Our latest article and photo feature in the Staten Island Advance focuses on what our New York City Fire Department first responders do for us.  …

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