Latest Staten Island Ferry Stories

2010-04-12 04:15:00

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y., April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Relevant Public Relations LLC has been selected by Victory State Bank, one the nation's premier community-focused financial institutions, to enhance visibility of the bank's unique business model. "It's a privilege to be associated with the team at Victory State Bank," said Barton Horowitz, president of Relevant Public Relations.

2009-03-27 16:30:00

Features Signature Starn Artworks -- Silhouetted Images of Trees, and Mosaic Maps of Manhattan. Spans 250 Feet up to 14 Feet Tall. NEW YORK, March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- As tourists travel to and from Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty they've added a new downtown destination to their agenda.

2009-02-01 14:21:38

Police in New York say four wannabe Good Samaritans mistakenly bloodied a cab driver after they thought they were witnessing a robbery. The men jumped the driver after they saw him grab a purse from a woman, The New York Post reported Sunday.

2006-01-24 08:00:37

For the second time in as many months, workers excavating a subway tunnel on the southern tip of Manhattan struck what is believed to be a pre-Revolutionary stone wall.

2006-01-09 19:06:52

By Daniel Trotta NEW YORK (Reuters) - A remorseful ferry boat pilot was sentenced to 18 months in prison on Monday for falling asleep at the wheel of the vessel that slammed into a Staten Island pier in 2003 and killed 11 people.

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  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
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