Month: December 2017

Tavern Concerts at Historic Richmond Town Winter 2018

December 29, 2017

 Tavern Concerts at Historic Richmond Town Winter 2018  The circa 1819 Tavern is filled with candles and heated by a wood-burning potbelly stove, The scene comes to life as period-authentic servers pour mugs of beer, wine, and hot mulled cider to the cool sounds of authentic Americana. The room is pure acoustics… the ambiance is […]

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NYC Sanitation Service Alerts for Christmas Day 2017 and New Year’s Day 2018

December 23, 2017

Sanitation Service Alerts for Christmas Day and New Year’s Day Due to the back-to-back Monday holidays, the Department of Sanitation will be working to collect Monday material, including trash and recycling. Residents will not be required to hold recycling material for multiple weeks. Please note that it is not unusual for collection times to be […]

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DSNY – Zero Waste – What to do with Christmas Trees 2018 NYC

December 23, 2017

Christmas Trees Composting: Weather permitting, DSNY will collect and compost clean Christmas trees left at the curb from Tuesday, January 2, 2018 through Saturday, January 13, 2018. The trees are chipped, mixed with leaves, and recycled into rich compost for NYC’s parks, institutions, and community gardens. Remove all lights, ornaments, stands, and plastic bags from your tree; trees that […]

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Spotlight Theater Project Hospitality Holiday Concert Staten Island December 22

December 11, 2017

Spotlight Theater Project Hospitality Holiday Concert Staten Island December 22 Once again Spotlight Theatre is proud to support Project Hospitality this holiday season with annual holiday concert fundraiser! Professional working artists will be joined by the talented kids of Spotlight Theatre Company celebrating with songs of the season!! Bring some canned goods, a joyful spirit […]

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2018 NYC Ladders for Leaders applications are out now! Apply now!

December 11, 2017

Ladders for Leaders applications are out now! Ladders for Leaders is a nationally recognized program that offers high school and college students the opportunity to participate in paid professional summer internships with leading corporations, non-profit organizations, and government agencies in New York City. The program is an initiative of the NYC Department of Youth and […]

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Holiday Train Show® 2017 New York Botanical Garden

December 10, 2017

  HOLIDAY TRAIN SHOW® Wednesday, November 22, 2017 – Monday, January 15, 2018 Enchanting model trains zip through a display of 150 landmarks, each re-created with bark, leaves, and other natural materials—all under the twinkling glow of the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory. Marvel at G-scale locomotives humming along among familiar sights such as the Brooklyn […]

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In Staten Island, hiking the wild path of Richmond Creek – Curbed NY

December 9, 2017

In Staten Island, hiking the wild path of Richmond Creek What was once one of New York’s most polluted waterways has been transformed Source: In Staten Island, hiking the wild path of Richmond Creek – Curbed NY  

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New York Cares Coat Drive 2017

December 7, 2017

NEW YORK CARES COAT DRIVE  For the last 29 years, New York Cares has organized the city’s largest winter coat drive gathering over 1.8 million winter coats. Just last year, with the help of caring New Yorkers, we collected and distributed 109,000 winter coats to families who would have otherwise faced a long cold winter […]

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Mayor De Blasio Staten Island Town Hall December 12, 2017- Register here:

December 1, 2017

Thank you for your interest inupcoming town hall with Mayor Bill de Blasio December 12, 2017 Jerome Parker Educational Center 100 Essex Drive, Staten Island, NY Behind the Staten Island Mall Please submit your registration information here, and you will receive a confirmation message when successfully registered. Mayor De Blasio Staten Island Town Hall December 12, […]

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