Outdoor music program comes to select North Shore restaurants this Friday
Posted June 18, 2019 | By Pamela Silvestri
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- In F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby, the character Daisy Buchanan said, “Do you always watch for the longest day of the year and then miss it? I always watch for the longest day of the year and then miss it.”
Well on Staten Island, that day of Friday, June 21 will be marked by outdoor music in front of three borough restaurants thanks to “Make Music Day,” an international movement that brings free music to mark the summer solstice.
EFFort to create North Shore Business Improvement District underway
Posted June 16, 2019 | By Joseph Ostapiuk
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Amid drastic changes on the North Shore, including the opening of Empire Outlets, efforts to create a Business Improvement District (BID) are underway for the neighborhood.
A steering committee, composed of property and business owners along the Bay Street corridor, along with the Staten Island Chamber of Commerce, announced the effort in a media release by Downtown Staten Island.
Monthly Update — Staten Island Chamber of Commerce’s Downtown Staten Island Website Wins “Best of Boroughs” Award
Posted Dec 5, 2018 | By Jessica Jones-Gorman
The Staten Island Chamber of Commerce learned their recently launched downtownSI.nyc website was selected as the “Best of Staten Island.” The win comes with a $5,000 prize, a feature in an upcoming marketing campaign and, of course, bragging rights.