Staten Island (/ ˌ s t æ t ən ˈ aɪ l ə n d /) is a borough of New York City, coterminous with Richmond County, in the U.S. state of New York. Located in the southwest portion of the city, the borough is separated from New Jersey by the Arthur Kill and the Kill Van Kull and from the rest of New York by New York Bay.
The Staten Island Ferry originated in 1817, when the Richmond Turnpike Company started a steamboat service from Manhattan to Staten Island. Cornelius Vanderbilt bought the Richmond Turnpike Company in 1838, and it was merged with two competitors in 1853.
The King of Staten Island is an upcoming American comedy film directed by Judd Apatow, from a screenplay by Apatow, Pete Davidson, and Dave Sirus. It stars Davidson, Marisa Tomei, Bill Burr, Bel Powley, Maude Apatow, and Steve Buscemi. It is set to be released through video on demand on June 12, 2020, by Universal Pictures.
Staten Island is a borough of New York City. Fewer than half a million people live there, the smallest population of any of the five boroughs. Three bridges connect Staten Island to New Jersey, and the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge connects to Brooklyn. A passenger railroad runs along the south shore to the northeast end of the island, which is called Saint George.
- New York City
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New Dorp is a neighborhood on the East Shore of Staten Island, New York City, United States.New Dorp is bounded by Mill Road on the southeast, Tysens Lane on the southwest, Amboy and Richmond Roads on the northwest, and Bancroft Avenue on the northeast.
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The College of Staten Island (CSI) is a public college in Staten Island, New York. It is one of the 11 four-year senior colleges within the City University of New York system. Programs in the liberal arts and sciences and professional studies lead to bachelor's and associate degrees.
Staten Island Zoological Society. Unlike all the other zoos in New York City, which are operated by the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), the Staten Island Zoo is operated by the Staten Island Zoological Society which was created in August 1933 under the organization of Harold O'Connel. Local legend maintains that the society was partially formed from the Staten Island Reptile Club which was located nearby on Britton Street and Broadway.
- June 10, 1936
- 8 acres (3.2 ha)
- 614 Broadway, Staten Island
Staten Island / ˌ s t æ t ən ˈ aɪ l ə n d / is ane o the five burghs o New York Ceety, in the state o New York, in the Unitit States. In the soothwast o the ceety, Staten Island is the soothmaist pairt o baith the ceety an state o New York, wi Conference House Park at the soothren tip o the island an the state.
Accident. The 310-foot (94 m) ferry was at the end of its 5-mile (8 km), 25-minute trip from South Ferry, Manhattan to St. George, Staten Island.On board were approximately 1,500 passengers, one-quarter of the maximum capacity of 6,000.
- 15 October 2003
Staten Island är en ö och en av New York Citys fem stadsdelar (boroughs). Stadsdelen utgör samtidigt Richmond County. Den har drygt 475 000 invånare (2018) och täcker en yta av 265,5 km². Stadsdelen har urbaniserats i snabb takt sedan 1960-talet. Staten Island är förbunden med New Jersey och Brooklyn med broar.