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Atmosphere Essentials – The Art of Natural Skin

Atmosphere Essentials – The Art of Natural Skin

December 7, 2011 3 Comments

If you haven’t been introduced yet to Atmosphere Essentials, allow me to be the first to do so. This cozy haven for all that smells delicious has become a neighborhood gem. From the moment you walk into this picturesque cottage you are surrounded by a relaxing, delightful atmosphere. The salon is run by a knowledgeable Antonio Sciortino, who […]

Kmart on Richmond Ave – Going Out of Business

Kmart on Richmond Ave – Going Out of Business

October 26, 2011 No Comments

The slow economic recovery is continuing to affect not only the small businesses, but the big retail chains as well. Recently, the decision has been made to shut down a Kmart store located on Richmond Ave. Everything in the store is currently on sale. “Kmart will close for business in January. We encourage our shoppers to […]

Visit the Greenmarket, it’ll become your favorite weekend activity

Visit the Greenmarket, it’ll become your favorite weekend activity

August 16, 2011 1 Comment

Over the weekend I visited the weekly outdoor market, and what a great selection of fresh, local produce they had.  The vibrant colors of fruits and vegetables, the smell of freshly baked goods in the air, and friendly vendors made the experience even more charming.  As I wandered through the market I was instantly inspired […]

Teavana – Heaven of tea, now in Staten Island Mall

Teavana – Heaven of tea, now in Staten Island Mall

August 12, 2011 1 Comment

  Teavana, part Tea Bar, part Tea Emporium, opened it’s doors to the public inside the Staten Island Mall. I stopped by for a visit and was more than pleased with the variety and the decor of this new gem. The delicious aroma of the store creates a perfect atmosphere for tasting the rich and […]

Adidas Store Now Open in Staten Island Mall

Adidas Store Now Open in Staten Island Mall

July 27, 2011 2 Comments

Celebrate the opening of an Adidas store this weekend with a DJ and tons of giveaway prizes. This special in-store event is going to take place  July 30 and July 31 from 1-5pm. Come in, check out the new merchandise and enter for a chance to win Adidas clothing and footwear.  

10 Best Halloween Decorated Houses on Staten Island

  This Halloween, experience some thrills and chills at the 10 best decorated homes on Staten Island.Get ready to...

Bagel Mercato on Bay St.

I’m not good at keeping secrets when it comes to good food places on Staten Island. Maybe, because there are...

“Black and White” Art Exhibition

I hope you support my excitement about all the art events popping up all over town. One area that...

3 Tips to help Increase the Sale of Your House in the Winter

The popular statement that ‘selling a home during the winter season is more difficult’ is not always the case....

Valentine’s Drawing with Inna at Alor Cafe Pasta

We are super excited to host this social drawing, First-Time-Ever, event called “Valentine’s Drawing with Inna at Alor Cafe...