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‘Buon Natale’ — Merry Christmas, Italian style

“Buon Natale e Felice Anno Nuovo!” declared Lauren Lombardo, wishing the crew of Life-Wire News Service a merry Christmas and happy New Year. For the full story and photos, visit our SILive.com article by  Joseph Padalino, Antonio Pabon, and Salvatore DiBenedetto:  ‘Buon Natale’ — Merry Christmas, Italian style (Brought to you by Honda of Staten […]

Life-Wire Podcast: Sal previews PBS’ JC Superstar

Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert is a Great Performances celebration of the meaning of Christmas on Friday, December 6 at 9 p.m. on THIRTEEN in New York (check local listings).   It’s the story of Jesus Christ and Judas as told by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, starring, John Legend as Jesus, Sara Bareilles […]

Staten Island’s hometown singer Bekah steps into the light

Bekah Samuel showcased several of her new songs, including “Angles in Los Angeles” and “Ego” at a recent screening of the film Destinova. Listen to Life-Wire reporter Meredith Arout interview Bekah, and hear a sample of her music. For the full story and photos, visit our SILive.com article by Steven Filoramo, Meredith Arout, Salvatore DiBenedetto, […]

Matt Green: Over 8000 miles beneath his feet

“I always say that my favorite block or neighborhood is the next one that I walk… I’m not always thinking about what I saw in the past, I’m thinking about ‘Where am I now? What’s right ahead of me?’

NY Giants preseason chatter with fans and Eli

Get psyched for the Giants preseason game against the Patriots by listening to Antonio Pabon’s interview with “super fan” Nick Johnson. Check out the photos of Antonio and the Lifestyles crew at the Quest Diagnostics Training Center in the Meadowlands. And yes, that is Eli Manning joining in the group photos. Game time is 7:30 […]

Hey Dude! Horseback riding is my dream

Alan Russo/Life-Wire News with Kathryn Carse/Lifestyles for the Disabled I started riding when I was four years old, and I still love it at 31. Going to Rocking Horse Dude Ranch gives me a chance to ride on trails in the country.  There are a lot of other activities too such as eating good food […]

Guardians honored at Surrogate’s Court

The Richmond County Surrogate’s Court’s hosted the Guardianship Recognition Ceremony on August 19th at The Richmond County Courthouse in St. George.  Associate Court Attorney for Guardianship Irini Bekhet ran the proceedings and The Honorable Matthew J. Titone, the new court surrogate, thanked his predecessor and mentor, The Honorable Robert Gigante.  The court works with families […]

Skunk! Up Close and Personal

By Aaron Bialer and Andrew Moszenberg /Life-Wire News Usually you see skunks in movies and cartoons. But we saw one in real life. One recent morning, when we were on the van, heading into Lifestyles, we saw a skunk near the gate, and we thought it would get hurt, but it was okay.  The skunk […]