Staten Island Parent is beyond excited to team up with Spectrum NY1 News in a bimonthly segment on their program, This Week on Staten Island. The segment will cover hot topics from the latest issue of our publication, as well as highlight exciting, upcoming family events on the Island. Bookmark this page to see all of our latest segments from the show and be sure to tune in to This Week on Staten Island on Spectrum NY1 every Friday at 6:30pm, Saturday at 1:30pm and Sunday at 2:30pm.
Friday, June 29
Editor Jeannine Cintron talks about avoiding the summer slide, as well as signs your child is abusing drugs or alcohol. Upcoming events include the Travis 4th of July Parade, $1 movies at the UA, and Sprinklerfest 2018.
Friday, June 15
Editor Jeannine Cintron discusses whether or not your teen is ready to babysit as well as fun ideas for summer fun. Upcoming events include: The Big Picnic at Snug Harbor, the Food Truck Festival at Mount Loretto and Bees Knees at Gericke Farm.
Friday, June 1
Junior Editor Jeannine Cintron talks about keeping the kids from destroying your house and the many, many fairs and festivals going on in June. Upcoming events include The Great Fish Count at Lemon Creek Park, Home Depot Workshop for Kids, and Fatherhood Family Resource Day at Clove Lakes.
Friday, May 11
Junior Editor Jeannine Cintron talks the upside of digital devices, local kid hero Mia Mannarino, and questions to ask before applying to college. Upcoming events include: Learn to Ride with Bike New York and the NYC Park’s Dept., a Taste of Forest Avenue, and Staten Island Fleet Week.
Friday, April 27
Junior Editor Jeannine Cintron has the scoop on the top stories in the May & April issues, including how to get mom in front of the camera and what moms are really thinking at the park. Upcoming events include New Dorp Family Fun Day, the Carousel Opening in Willowbrook Park and Movies Under the Stars in NYC Parks.
Friday, March 16
Junior Editor Jeannine Cintron is talking tons of spring fun, Easter events, basket auctions, and kids & contact lenses. Upcoming events include stargazing with the Amateur Astronomer’s Association, an egg hunt at Mount Loretto, and STEM programs at SI Makerspace.
Friday, March 2
Junior Editor Jeannine Cintron offers up some helpful info on summer camp registration and how to discuss the Parkland shooting with your children. Upcoming events include the St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Anti-bullying workshops with Play It Forward, and a Purim carnival at Temple Israel.
Friday, February 16
Junior Editor Jeannine Cintron discusses 10 things your kids need to know by the time they’re 10 years old as well as fun stuff to do for the Midwinter Break. Upcoming events include Storytime with Nicole Malliotakis at the South Beach Library, Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo at St. George Theatre, and Lunar New Year at the Staten Island Museum.
Friday, February 2
Junior Editor Jeannine Cintron offers up ways to say “I love you” for kids, and the proper care for your teddy bear during flu season. Upcoming events include: Maple Syruping Saturdays at Clay Pit Ponds, Cosmic Computer Women at the S.I. Children’s Museum, and I Love the Zoo at the S.I. Zoo.