STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Whether you’re cheering or hate-watching the Super Bowl, the one thing you won’t have to worry about is getting home. Football fans will be able to get a free ride from Uber this Sunday instead of driving home thanks to the SI Safe Ride Initiative, a partnership between Borough Hall President…

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — South Shore businesses are doing their best to provide safe, sanitary environments for their customers. The South Shore Business Improvement District (South Shore BID) announced Saturday that the nonprofit organization has purchased copious amount of hand sanitizer, as well as standing and hanging dispensers, for local businesses. “The BID is here…

A new South Shore business improvement district was approved by the City Council on Tuesday. (City Planning Commission) CITY HALL — A new South Shore business improvement district was approved by the City Council on Tuesday. With over 300 businesses in Annadale, Eltingville and Great Kills, the BID will cover the largest geographic area of…

The newly established South Shore Business Improvement District is raring to get to work. The BID’s Board of Directors, Councilman Vincent Ignizio and the Staten Island Economic Development Corp. (S.I.E.D.C.) will host a press conference on May 19th at 1:00 PM in front of Giovanni’s Restaurant in Eltingville, in order to make a comprehensive announcement…

Great Kills Train Station The South Shore BID announces the installation of security cameras after incident at Great Kills train station. (Jan Somma-Hammel) STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Security cameras are coming to Great Kills, the South Shore Business Improvement District (BID) announced in a statement this morning. Working jointly with The Staten Island Chamber of…

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – The South Shore Business Improvement District (BID) will provide face masks to business owners in Annadale, Eltingville and Great Kills, the not-for-profit organization has announced. The distribution comes in response to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s recent executive order requiring employees of essential businesses to wear masks effective April 15. “The reality is…

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Amid a rash of burglaries across Staten Island, new security cameras will be installed along the Great Kills business strip. The cameras are the result of an effort by the South Shore Business Improvement District (BID), Councilman Joseph Borelli (R-South Shore), the 122 Police Precinct and the Staten Island Chamber of…