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StatenIslander.Org reports on current news pertaining to Staten Island, New York City and the Metro NJ-NY area, as well as world events.

Our focus, primarily, is on issues affecting all Islanders. We report on timely issues, bringing a clearly objective perspective to our media presentation. We also report on stories having to do with Staten Island’s history; you can’t know about the Island’s present without a thorough understanding of our past. Personal stories and opinions are also always appropriate.

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