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Legends Brunch brings out New York greats

...Garden, the "city's game" was celebrated in all five boroughs ? Brooklyn, the Bronx, Queens, Manhattan and Staten Island, as New York welcomed the hoops world onto its home court.From famed Rucker Park in Harlem to the outdoor courts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-02-15/legends-brunch-brings-out-new
New downtown Augusta boutique to add production area for its accessories

...integrally concerned with the direction of the community at large."In 2013, the Sharptons moved to Augusta from Staten Island, N.Y., where Kim was a hip-hop artist and Artina was a jewelry designer.Unable to afford the high price of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-02-04/new-downtow
Remove unjust barriers

With Ferguson, Mo., and Staten Island, N.Y., still on our minds, one is reminded of how the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. articulated the deep connections between...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-01-23/remove-unjust-barriers
Legal protection

...the Peach State's progressive response to the outcry over high-profile police incidents in Ferguson, Mo., and Staten Island, N.Y., were announced last week by Sen. Vincent Ford, D-Atlanta.Let's start with the good, beginning with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-27/legal-protection
Deanna Johnson

...Brooklyn, N.Y.; four sons, Gregory Johnson, Bruce (Sebreena) Johnson, of Brooklyn, N.Y., Don Johnson, Staten Island, N.Y., Raynard Johnson, Binghamton, N.Y.; a devoted niece, Norma McDonald, Brooklyn, N.Y.; 18 grandchildren...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174029028
Rants & Raves

...WITH THE RECENT high-profile and controversial decisions handed down by the grand jury in Ferguson, Mo., and Staten Island, N.Y., two officers in New York were murdered for protecting and serving a high-crime area. We need to hurry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-05/rants-raves
Body cameras not a 'cure-all' for law enforcement, officials say

...what happened.A grand jury decision in the death of a Staten Island, N.Y., man a week later has cast doubt on the role...officer forgetting to turn the device on. After the Staten Island grand jury's decision Dec. 3 not to indict a police...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-13/body-cameras-not-cure-
An absence of justice

...There was none. For heaven's sake, why not? This wasn't a suspected murderer or rapist. This was a guy on a Staten Island sidewalk peddling loose cigarettes.There ought to be more of an effort to defuse the situation now, too. But some...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-05/absence-justice
Let us gather for peace

...Mo., that stirred up the nation. More recently it was a different grand jury, but similar circumstances, on Staten Island, N.Y. Depending on your perspective and experience, those decisions either are the result of the system of justice...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-12-20/let-us-gather-peace
Legal community weighs in on grand jury process

...indicted if he wanted.That it didn't happen in two recent high-profile incidents involving police officers in Staten Island, N.Y., and Ferguson. Mo., has the public and legal community wondering about the validity of the grand jury...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-13/legal-community-weighs