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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

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 […]
April 15, 2018

SINY Women’s Health & Wellness Fair Moves to Hilton Garden Inn, Bloomfield

Anticipated attendance of Staten Island health event on April 26 spurs relocation from original site to larger banquet facility STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – The location of the highly anticipated SINY Women’s Health & Wellness Fair on April 26 has moved from the Hampton Inn & Suites, Bloomfield, to the neighboring Hilton Garden Inn at  1100 South […]
March 5, 2018

NYC Business Group Signs Staten Island-Based PR Firm To Spotlight Local Women’s Health and Wellness Fair

Insurance firm hires Relevant Public Relations to publicize 1st women’s health expo hosted by New York City Business Group and Richmond County Chapter of New York State Women STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – New York City (NYC) Business Group, a prominent Staten Island-headquartered insurance firm, has secured Relevant Public Relations LLC to manage the marketing and PR […]
February 23, 2018

Blaze Fast Fire’d Pizza in New Dorp Benefits Island Through Its Local Fundraiser Program

Restaurant known for fast and affordable artisanal pizzas offers a fun and easy way for Staten Island schools, sports clubs and other local groups to raise money STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – Blaze Fast Fire’d Pizza will mark the first anniversary of its New Dorp location in the spring as it continues to build community ties across Staten […]
February 9, 2018

Staten Island SCORE Member Named District’s Mentor of the Year

From left, Mark Rothenberg, director, New York Metro Area SCORE, and Anthony DeFazio, immediate-past chairman of SCORE Staten Island, share the moment as Bart Sharp, a member of the Island chapter, receives the district’s Mentor of the Year Award. In addition to Staten Island, the district includes Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster and Westchester counties, […]
February 3, 2018

NYC Law Firm Menicucci Villa Cilmi Adds ‘Triple Threat’ Litigator to Legal Team

Attorney Brendan T. Lantry, an experienced political counsel, criminal prosecutor and civil litigator is based at New York law firm’s Staten Island headquarters STATEN ISLAND – The legal team of Menicucci Villa Cilmi PLLC (MVC) is marking the recent addition of accomplished civil litigator, former political counsel and criminal prosecutor Brendan T. Lantry. “I’m delighted to have […]
January 22, 2018

Staten Island Plastic Surgeon, Wound Care Doctor Michael J. Lacqua, M.D., Shares Advice on Acute Care for Burns

Short-Term Burn Care: 7 Vital Things to Know STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – If your typical day begins without the thought of wound care in mind, you are fortunate. But by spilling a hot breakfast beverage on your lap, touching a sizzling frying pan, or mishandling a curling iron – you can change things in an instant. […]
November 21, 2017

Victory State Bank Marks 20th Anniversary

Formed with initial capitalization of $7 million, Staten Island’s only community-based commercial bank now has total equity of $32.7 million and nearly $400 million in total assets STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. (November 2017) – Victory State Bank, Staten Island’s only community-based commercial bank has marked its 20th anniversary, flourishing in tandem with the borough’s vibrant business sector […]
October 24, 2017

VSB Bancorp Inc.’s 3rd Quarter of 2017 Leaps Nearly 28 Percent Compared to Same Period a Year Ago

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. (Oct. 2017) – VSB Bancorp, Inc. (OTCQX: VSBN) – Staten Island’s only community-based commercial bank – recently reported net income of $724,213 for the third quarter of 2017. The figure represents an increase of $157,046 – or 27.7 percent – from the third quarter of 2016. “Our year over year earnings results show robust […]
October 5, 2017

John J. Amodio Takes Helm as Chairman of SCORE Staten Island

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – Staten Island business leader John J. Amodio has taken the helm as chairman of SCORE Staten Island. The organization, dedicated to fostering a vibrant small-business community within Staten Island, provides cost-free mentoring and education to both aspiring and established entrepreneurs. Amodio was appointed to the position during a recent general meeting of […]
July 5, 2017

SCORE Staten Island: Small Businesses Have Advantages Over Bigger Competitors

STATEN ISLAND. N.Y. – As an entrepreneur, not every day may go as smoothly as you’d like, but that’s OK. As you face obstacles while building your enterprise, experts emphasize the importance of reflecting upon the many advantages small businesses have over their bigger competitors. “Keep the pluses of business ownership in mind – not only during […]