Federal Disaster Assistance Money for Staten Island on hold as Congress Stalls on Bill.

Shortly after Hurricane Sandy hit, the governors of Connecticut, New Jersey, and New York announced that the federal assistance they would need would amount to $82 billion. On December 7, 2012, President Barack Obama requested that Congress pass a relief bill for $60.4 billion. While it was certainly nowhere near […]

An overview of Heartland Village and New Springville in Staten Island’s Mid-Island Section

Near the middle of Staten Island, you can find the neighborhoods of Heartland Village and New Springville. These neighborhoods have many homes and one of Staten Island’s main commercial areas. New Springville is a small community mainly comprised of houses to live in. There are many semi-detached one- and two-family […]