Staten Island is mostly residential but has some manufacturing; services and trade-related employment are particularly important. It is the seat of Wagner College (founded 1883 in Rochester, moved in 1918) and the College of Staten Island of the City University of New York (1955) and a branch campus of St. John’s University, New York.
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The Staten Island Railway (SIR) is a rapid transit line in the New York City borough of Staten Island.It is owned by the Staten Island Rapid Transit Operating Authority (SIRTOA), a subsidiary of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, and operated by the New York City Transit Authority Department of Subways.
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On Long Island, there also have been calls for Nassau and Suffolk Counties to separate from New York State. Former Suffolk County comptroller and former state assemblyman Joseph Sawicki (a Republican) called for a separation of Long Island from the rest of the state, saying that the region, one of the wealthiest in the state, receives only $5.2 billion in state payments and pays $8.1 billion ...
The United States District Court for the Southern District of New York (in case citations, S.D.N.Y.) is a federal trial court whose geographic jurisdiction encompasses eight counties of New York State. Two of these are in New York City: New York (Manhattan) and Bronx; six are in Downstate: Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Orange, Dutchess, and ...
Richard Bayley (1745–1801) – first health officer of the Port of New York, in charge of Staten Island quarantine station; father of Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton; grandfather of James Roosevelt Bayley; Taylor G. Belcher (1920–1990) – United States Ambassador to Cyprus and Peru
This was due to a major improvement across Upstate New York and on Long Island. Meanwhile, four of New York City's five boroughs shifted towards Trump (with the exception of Staten Island). Donald Trump is the first Republican to receive 3 million or more raw votes in New York since George H. W. Bush in 1988.
Carol Bullock / Pride Center of Staten Island: Steve Wakeman New York City’s St. Patrick’s Day parade allowed LGBTQ groups to join its march in Manhattan back in 2014, but Staten Island’s parade marking the Irish holiday is still holding out – although Carol Bullock is doing everything she can to change that.
Princess Anne made a surprise visit to the Big Apple on Oct. 4, and even rode the Staten Island Ferry, People reports. On October 4, the NYC Department of Transportation shared a photo on Twitter ...