Tag Archives: Staten Island

• 100-year-old woman says booze key to longevity. Have a nice weekend!

100-year-old woman says booze key to longevity. Have a nice weekend!

When a Pennsylvania woman who was celebrating her 100th birthday was asked what her secret to longevity was, her answer raised a few eyebrows. WNEP reports that Pauline Spagnola said “a lot of booze” is the key to a long life. Spagnola made the surprising comment at her birthday party, held at the Golden Living […]

• Whatta job! NY liquor inspectors drink up on taxpayers’ tab

Whatta job! NY liquor inspectors drink up on taxpayers’ tab

State Liquor Authority inspectors jokingly referred to the practice of racking up big booze and food bills while checking that eateries weren’t violating liquor laws as ‘f—ing the duck,’ referring to stealing from taxpayers, according to an agency insider. One Cosmopolitan cocktail might be good enough for fans emulating ‘Sex in the City,’ but 10 […]

• 101-year-old woman says four drinks a day keep the doctor away

101-year-old woman says four drinks a day keep the doctor away

Our new hero is a Staten Island woman who just turned 101 and whose recipe for longevity includes booze, booze and more booze. Meet Nancy Lamperti, who was born in 1912 in Oppido Mamertina, Italy, and came to the U.S. in 1927. Her diet each day includes four alcoholic drinks: two glasses of Paisano wine […]