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Roosevelt Island Daily is edited by David Stone. Our goal is to provide the Roosevelt Island, New York, community with a fresher and more fully grounded collection of stories than is currently available. This newspaper was launched in April, 2014, and is updated daily.

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Assorted Ideas

East River Tidal Energy Project Nears Final Phase

Verdant Power’s East River tidal energy (RITE) project nears its finish. Three new turbines are ready, assembled on a TriFrame, and they start work this fall. By David Stone Fifteen years ago, […]

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Roosevelt Island After Isaias: Pictures

Roosevelt Island after Isaias, as pictures show, was carpeted with downed trees and branches, but the worst centered on the north end. Photos & Story by David Stone The tropical storm had […]

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Isaias Exposes RIOC Dysfunction

Tropical Storm Isaias exposes RIOC dysfunction as the state agency fumbled and bumbled its leadership role. So bad, it was almost funny. Except for the risks. By David Stone Rocked by the […]

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Promenade Bike Ban for Roosevelt Island

A Promenade bike ban for Roosevelt Island makes sense. Suggested by a reader, a ban would make the area safer and open it up for wider usage. Opinion by David Stone What […]

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Dirty Seawright Campaign Hits New Low

The dirty Seawright campaign for reelection finds a new low, turning to tactics she condemned when attacking opponents in May. By David Stone “We must assure freedom of choice for the voters […]

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