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April 18, 2019

Free Workshop May 9 is Geared for Women Seeking Financial Command

Notable speakers to include attorney, financial advisor and accountant STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – “Women: It’s Time to Take Charge!” is the theme of an upcoming free seminar conducted by women, specifically for women, with the aim of guiding attendees toward financial know-how and secure futures. The SCORE-Staten Island event, presented in collaboration with the Staten Island […]
April 2, 2019

Staten Island’s Open House Weekend, April 6-7, Launches Premier Home Buying Season

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – Everyone shopping for a Staten Island home is invited to participate in the borough’s upcoming Open House Weekend. The event, presented by Realtor members of the Staten Island Board of Realtors® (SIBOR) Saturday, April 6, and Sunday, April 7, is the largest coordinated initiative of its type on Staten Island, providing home buyers with a […]
March 12, 2019

SCORE-Staten Island, MassMutual to Hold Free ‘Simple Steps for Exiting Your Business’ Workshop March 26

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. (March 12, 2019) – A free workshop March 26 presented by SCORE-Staten Island, in partnership with MassMutual, will focus on a vital concern often overlooked by business owners:  Having plans in place for exiting their businesses — either by choice, or involuntarily. During the “Simple Steps for Exiting Your Business” workshop,  Ronald C. […]
January 22, 2019

VSB Bancorp Inc. Concludes 2018 With Net Income Jump Exceeding 216 Percent

The only community-based commercial bank in Staten Island, N.Y., experiences 27 percent increase in annual earnings STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. (Nov. 22, 2019) – VSB Bancorp, Inc. (OTCQX: VSBN) had a net income of $1,017,813 for the fourth quarter of 2018, an increase of $696,277, or 216.6 percent, from the fourth quarter of 2017, according to recently […]
November 28, 2018

9 Tips for Repurposing a Press Release as an Advertorial

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – When used as part of a branding and growth strategy, press releases can assist in building the visibility and reputation of a business, especially when repurposed for blogs, emails and other avenues of digital media. One particular opportunity for press-release repurposing is to create an advertorial, or advertisement, crafted in the fashion […]
November 7, 2018

Staten Island Realtors® Offer Voice-Enabled Searches for Homes

Consumers can now ask Alexa and Google Home to help them find their next house STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – If you are shopping for a home on Staten Island, your search has just gotten a bit easier thanks to a cutting-edge technology embraced by the Staten Island Board of Realtors® (SIBOR). The organization, provider of the […]
November 2, 2018

Realtors, Chamber of Commerce, Blaze Pizza Unite To Support Kids Cancer Center on Staten Island

Youngsters make their dinner choices as their parents network and look on (off camera) during the fundraiser’s networking segment.                    (Photos: Relevant Public Relations LLC)  Entertainer Al Lambert shares a patriotic tune as Islanders gather on behalf of the Kids Against Cancer Pediatric Oncology Center at Staten Island University Hospital Northwell Health […]
October 29, 2018

Cybersecurity Authority Patrick Buono to Take Spotlight at SCORE-Staten Island Workshop Nov. 15

Head of West Brighton-based Aurora Computer Technology to discuss vital safety measures all business owners need to know STATEN ISLAND, N.Y.  (Oct. 29, 2018)– If you own or manage a business, the adequacy of your cybersecurity should be a major concern. According to the FBI, the collective impact of cyber intrusions is staggering. Hackers have taken […]
October 5, 2018

Oct. 24 Fundraiser for Kids Against Cancer Pediatric Oncology Center Spearheaded by Blaze Pizza, Staten Island Realtors, Chamber of Commerce

On Wednesday, Oct. 24, bring in this flyer or SHOW IT ON YOUR PHONE before paying, and Blaze Pizza will donate 30% of proceeds from your meal back to the Kids Against Cancer Pediatric Oncology Center at Staten Island University Hospital Northwell Health: Fundraiser, 11 a.m.-10 p.m., will feature a community-networking ‘event within an event’  beginning 5:30 p.m. with a […]
September 12, 2018

12th Global Real Estate Summit NYC 2018 Set for Oct. 22 at New York Marriott Marquis

‘Mapping the Global Future’ to feature industry strategist Stefan Swanepoel and over 20 presenters and panelists NEW YORK — The annual Global Real Estate Summit NYC will mark its 12th anniversary Monday, Oct. 22, at the New York Marriott Marquis in Midtown Manhattan. Embracing the theme of “Mapping the Global Future,” the daylong conference and trade expo […]
August 3, 2018

Menicucci Villa Cilmi Adds Criminal Defense With Joseph V. Sorrentino

Veteran criminal defense attorney represents clients in New York and New Jersey state courts, and federal courts across the U.S. STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. (Aug. 3, 2018) – The law firm of Menicucci Villa Cilmi PLLC (MVC) has welcomed prominent criminal defense attorney Joseph V. Sorrentino as an “Of Counsel” member to its legal team. “Practicing in federal […]
July 26, 2018

Decades-Old Aurora Computer Technology in Forefront of IT Support for Staten Island Businesses

West Brighton-based tech firm provides peace of mind to business owners and professionals seeking top-tier computer consulting, Internet security and data protection STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – In all of Staten Island, Brooklyn and New Jersey, where demand for information technology (IT) outsourcing knows no bounds, clients of Aurora Computer Technology benefit from a unique recipe of […]
July 2, 2018

SCORE-Staten Island Workshop July 11 to Shine Light on 6 Common Business-Killing Mistakes

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y.  (July 2, 2018) – “BusinessKillers®” – an upcoming SCORE-Staten Island workshop in partnership with M&T Securities, Inc. – will provide entrepreneurs with an understanding of six common mistakes that could adversely impact the future of their businesses. Presented by Mark A. Severance, regional insurance specialist, M&T Securities, Inc., the free “lunch & learn” […]
June 24, 2018

Spotlight Repertory Theatre’s Inaugural Production Will Take You on a ‘Folk Rock Road Trip’ June 28, 29, 30

Under the musical directorship of Broadway veteran Phil Hall, the show at Amendment 18 Bar & Grill entertains with fresh renditions of ’70s Folk, Pop and Rock songs STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – “Folk Rock Road Trip,” an original revue by Staten-Island based Spotlight Repertory Theatre, is set to etch a milestone as the company’s inaugural production. […]
June 12, 2018

Launch of Spotlight Repertory Theatre on Staten Island Celebrated by Performers and Patrons of the Arts

Sibling of children’s theater company offers first-rate stage productions for adult audiences STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – Spotlight Theatre Company, known for its exceptional Staten Island children’s theater productions, has raised the curtain on a new division aimed at adult audiences. The official launch of the Spotlight Repertory Theatre was recently celebrated by its founders, friends and […]
May 2, 2018

Turnout for SINY Women’s Health & Wellness Fair Ignites Plans for Annual Return of Event

Visitors to the expo explored stations featuring leading medical industry experts; traditional and holistic resources and products, and the latest information on health insurance options STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – The SINY Women’s Health & Wellness Fair was greeted with enthusiasm and bustling activity by participants and visitors during its recent inaugural debut. The admission-free event, held […]
May 2, 2018

Staten Island Board of Realtors Donates $2,000 for RUMC’s Pediatric Oncology Unit

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – Members of the Staten Island Board of Realtors® (SIBOR) recently visited Richmond University Medical Center (RUMC), West Brighton, to deliver a $2,000 check earmarked for the hospital’s pediatric oncology unit. The donation was accepted on behalf of the hospital by Dr. Joan Graziano, section chief of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology at RUMC. The funds were […]
April 25, 2018

SINY Women’s Health & Wellness Fair April 26 at Hilton Garden Inn, Bloomfield

Admission-free expo to feature leading medical industry experts; traditional and holistic resources and products, and the latest information on health insurance options STATEN ISLAND, N.Y.  – The inaugural SINY Women’s Health & Wellness Fair will take place April 26 at the Hilton Garden Inn, 1100 South Ave., Bloomfield. The event will run 10 a.m. to 5 […]