Click on the topics below for a full listing of links.

Staten Island and Westerleigh Related Links

Staten Island USA – Official Guide My Staten Island – Community Guide

Community Board #1

The Staten Island Advance  (Newspaper) 

Official NYC Website

Todt Hill-Westerleigh Library

College of Staten Island (CSI) Library (Open to All) 

Westerleigh History and Real Estate

Staten Island Live (Community Site)

Staten Island Arts

Immanuel Union Church Web Site

Open House New York Website

Department of Buildings – Building Information Search

NYC Dept of City Planning

Historic Related Sites

Westerleigh’s Only NYC Landmark – 308 St. John Avenue

The Impact of Historic Districts on Residential Property Values

NYC Interactive Map

How to Complete the National Register Multiple Property Documentation Form

How to Complete the National Register of Historic Places Registration Form 

Preservation Organizations

N/S = National/State       NYC = Local

New York Landmarks Conservancy – NYC 

Preservation League of NY State – N/S 

The Preservation League of Staten Island – NYC

Home Repair How-To For Historic Homes

Preservation How To – Briefs

The Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties with Guidelines on Preserving,  Rehabilitation 

Stained Glass Preservation

Old House Journal Online

Material/Sources Old House Journal – Restoration Directory 

Traditional Building – Products and Sources

*Products- WIS does not endorse any of the products listed below but lists them as they appear to solve many of the unique needs of the homes in our community:
*How to Repair Cracked Plaster Ceilings and Walls*

* Paint Remover

*Time Tested Exterior Paint for Window Sashes

*Custom Storm Windows

*Subway Bathroom Tiles  *

*Central Air Conditioning for the Old House

*How to Finish a Damp Basement Floor (Spacers also help level the finished floor)

*Antique Hardware

*If you’re thinking of adding historic details to and addition to your house – Traditional Construction Patterns – Design & Detail Rules of Thumb is a must read*

Researching Your Homes History Order form to obtain a 1940 photograph of your house – Let us know what you receive

City – Municipal Archives’ Collections 

Staten Island Museum 

Online Archive of The Staten Island Historical Society

Prohibition Websites

WCTU Web (Women’s Christian Temperance Union)

Prohibition & 18th Amendment

Frances Willard Historical Association

In The News

Westerleigh Parks Coalition 4-7-18

How Navigate the New Blinking Yellow Traffic Light at Manor and Victory Blvd (4/4/18)

Staples turning into a mini Target (4-4-18)

Westerleigh (8-3-17)

Alfonsos (2-1-18)

8 Things to Know About Historic Westerleigh

Westerleigh by Drone (May 2016)

Mayor Bloomberg – Plugging “The Town that Temperance Built”, along with the iPad (6-2010)