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Guide To Getting Around NYC During The UN General Assembly

The U.N. General Assembly begins its week-long session of high-level meetings Tuesday, Sept. 22, meaning New Yorkers can expect major traffic headaches on Manhattan’s East Side.

09/22/2014

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Best Improv Comedy In New York City

There’s so much to do in the city – one of the best activities you can partake in to perk up is the comedy club. Here’s your guide to the best laugh-out-loud shows in town.

09/15/2014

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6 Must-Read Books For Dog Lovers

These books are perfect for anyone who has fallen in love with man’s best friend.

09/12/2014

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Interview: For Dustin Lynch, Frozen Hot Chocolate Mecca Serendipity Is ‘Where It’s At’

On a hot Monday afternoon in July, I left my comfortable air-conditioned office in Midtown to battle sweltering heat, blaring sirens and heavy traffic to meet country artist Dustin Lynch.

09/10/2014

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Best Art Exhibits For Kids In New York City

For all of you parents out there looking to both educate and thoroughly entertain your tech-deluged children, check out some of these thought-provoking New York-based exhibits.

09/09/2014

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2014 New York Fall Theater Preview

Looking for a night out on Broadway? These are five of the most promising stage productions going into previews this fall.

09/01/2014

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CBS New York Guide To Free Beaches In NYC

Labor Day Weekend is upon us and with that is possibly your last chance to hit the beach this summer. If you’re looking to soak up some rays this holiday weekend, here are some free beaches in New York City.

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CBS New York Guide To The US Open

For all you need to know on getting to the US Open, the best food to be found at Arthur Ashe Stadium and ticket packages, check out our guide.

08/25/2014

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5 Office Changes That Increase Your Success At Work

Learn how to become more successful at work with these 5 simple tips from Thalma Lobel, author of “Sensation: The New Science of Physical Intelligence.”

08/22/2014

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NYC’s 6 Best Contemporary Art Galleries

Choosing a contemporary art gallery to visit from the city’s many offerings can be a daunting exercise. Here are five of the best choices available in New York City.

08/20/2014

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6 Great Places To Sunbathe In NYC

Sunshine and vitamin D help build strong bones and can give you a healthy glow with the proper sunscreen protection. Here are our six favorite places to work on a tan in NYC.

08/14/2014

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5 Hidden Gardens In Manhattan

Manhattan’s hidden gardens provide shady, leafy solace from the hot, hectic streets. Some are literally shielded from the sidewalk, while others are just hard to find, unless you know what you’re looking for.

08/11/2014

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Guide To NYC’s Summer Streets

Summer Streets — a combination of a walking tour, bike tour and block party that celebrates New York City’s streets — promises three Saturdays of free summer fun in the month of August.

08/08/2014

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Best Book Club Picks For August

Wine and friends are two undeniable pleasures of a good book club, but a book that inspires passion and debate is the true heart of the occasion.

08/07/2014

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5 NYC Activities To Get Your Aggression Out

Long week? Yeah, us too. Work through those complicated feelings at one these places. Each offers classes or instruction that will help you relieve stress and expunge your aggression in a safe, enjoyable way.

08/01/2014

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The 69th Annual Columbus Day Parade

Columbus Day Parade

The parade, held every year since 1929, honors Italian Americans’ contributions to New York City and draws around million spectators and 35,000 marchers.

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