November 5, 2018

The North Cemetery, dating from at least 1696, is resplendent with Autumn colors in the memorial trees planted over three centuries to honor the people who lie here:.  They tamed a wilderness, created a nation, and helped fashion the world we live in today.  Their stor...

October 24, 2018

Stephen Grillo of SIEDC leads a lively conversation about Port Richmond's -- and all of Staten Island's -- future.   Local residents, joined by movers and shakers from throughout Staten Island,  came together in the welcoming Victorian atmosphere of the 1898 Sunday Sch...

October 6, 2018

Christine Cruz, and her artists collaborators, supported by a grant from Staten Island Arts, transformed our historic Sunday School Annex into Alice's Wonderland to explore contemporary issues through environmental art & photography with experiences for all five senses...

October 2, 2018

The prestigious New York Preservation Archives Project awarded us an initial grant to undertake the organization and cataloguing of our unique and rich archives toward the eventual goal of digitizing them and placing them online for scholars world wide.  It is exciting...

September 28, 2018

We are working closely with the Borough President's Office of Tourism to promote our Church's unique site and and the special historic beauty of the Port Richmond neighborhood.

September 2, 2018

Here's a happy group of North Shore "bouncy castle" kids, thrilled to take a few moments from their end-of-summer play to show off their new backpacks for the new school year provided by State Senator Diane J. Savino!  It was so much fun for the Reformed Church to be a...

August 16, 2018

State Senator Diane J. Savino encourages Port Richmond Strong to oppose harmful development and encourage projects that will enhance their quality of life with healthy business and permanent residential development. 

For an overview of the issue...

August 15, 2018

Twenty-one citizens of various ages and interests joined Consultants from Karp Strategies for a Place It! event on behalf of Staten Island Economic Development Corporation and the Skyway project.  They played with ideas in lively discussions to envision a Port Richmond...

August 13, 2018

Port Richmond Strong sets up to live stream their news conference about community opposition to the proposed development of two "boutique hotels" on Port Richmond Avenue.  Learn about the issues at and on Facebook at Port-Richmond Strong....

August 9, 2018

Daniel J. Watts, original "Hamilton" cast member, spoke to us about a creative career, pointing out that it was easier for Adolph Hitler to start World War II, than to get over rejection as a artist.   The seven-time Broadway performer, treated us to three original rap...

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