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Guide To Summer Safety

To make sure this summer is a great one for you and your family, here is our guide to preventing (and treating) some of the season’s health hazards.

CBS New York–08/04/2014

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Guide To Surviving The LIRR Strike

Here within you will find all that you need to know about how to get to and from New York City during the LIRR strike.

07/14/2014

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Staying Safe In The Summer Heat

We all like to have fun and be active outside, but sometimes we can get caught up in our softball game or work out without putting safety first. Here are some tips from the Office of Emergency Management to help you keep cool – and safe – when the temperatures heat up.

07/08/2014

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NYC’s 10 Best Summer Festivals In 2014

After a seemingly endless winter, summer is finally here, bringing with it blue skies, temperatures in the triple digits, flip-flops, and lots of music, performing arts, and literary festivals. Our picks for the ten best festivals of the summer follow.

06/16/2014

State Deal Reached To Reopen Statue Of Liberty Amid Continued Government Shutdown

5 Most Patriotic Sites In New York City

Flag Day commemorates the adoption of the stars and stripes on June 14, 1777. Celebrate this holiday by spending some time at one of New York City’s most patriotic sites. Herewith, the five places in New York that we find most moving and most stirring.

06/12/2014

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NYC’s 5 Best Out Of The Ordinary French Fries

Sure, we love the good ole’ potato, but why settle with common fries when you can deep fry avocados, carrots and polenta? Stop by these New York City restaurants for deliciously inventive plates of fries.

06/05/2014

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NYC’s 6 Best Rooftop Bars

With the warm weather finally gracing the city, we know you’re looking to find the best outdoor watering holes. Head up to these NYC rooftops for breathtaking view of the Manhattan skyline, trendy scene and strong libations, where you’ll feel like you’re on top of the world this summer.

06/04/2014

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Best Outdoor Bars In Hoboken

Outdoor bar season is back in Hoboken! So go out and start drinking under the sun or the moon at these local outdoor bars.

05/29/2014

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 06: A general view of atmosphere at TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2014 - Day 2 on May 6, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Brian Ach/Getty Images for TechCrunch)

TechCrunch Disrupt Recap Day 3

What do Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer and Nasty Gal’s Sophia Amoruso have in common? They’re both leaders who aren’t afraid to take risks and learn from their mistakes.

05/08/2014

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 05: TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2014 - Day 1 on May 5, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Brian Ach/Getty Images for TechCrunch)

TechCrunch Disrupt Recap – Day 2

You probably wouldn’t expect comedian TJ Miller to hit the stage at a technology convention but that’s exactly what happened on Day Two of TechCrunch Disrupt. He wasn’t the only person to wow the audience on Tuesday.

05/06/2014

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 05: TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2014 - Day 1 on May 5, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Brian Ach/Getty Images for TechCrunch)

Let The Games Begin: TechCrunch Disrupt Takes Over NYC

TechCrunch Disrupt officially kicked off Monday at the Manhattan Center, with hundreds of start-ups presenting their ideas and technologies to some of the best in the business.

05/06/2014

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New York City’s 6 Best Dog Runs

New York City is full of great dog walks, runs and parks. City parks have four designations for dogs: no dogs allowed, dogs on leash, off-leash and dog runs.

CBS New York–05/06/2014

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Best Bakeries In Hoboken

Looking for a sweet Hoboken treat? Skip the line at Carlo’s Bakery and feast on these breads and pastries found all over the city.

04/21/2014

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NYC’s 5 Best Record Stores

Do your part to support these vital cultural institutions by browsing the bins at any or all of the best record stores in New York City.

04/18/2014

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Tracy Morgan Sits Down with Hannibal Buress To Talk About ‘SNL,’ ’30 Rock,’ & What’s Next

Tracy Morgan considers Richard Pryor to be the Messiah of comedy but ask him who the greatest living comedian is and he’ll say it’s himself. That’s exactly why his fans came out to see him on Wednesday night. Because only Tracy Morgan could say that and make it funny.

04/18/2014

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Restoration Continues At NYC's Rockaway Beach 10 Months After Superstorm Sandy

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Views of the Rockaways, where work continues on the Rockaway boardwalk and beach which were both heavily damaged in superstorm Sandy. Plans for the reconstruction of the Rockaway Beach boardwalk will be released n September according to Parks Commissioner Veronica White.

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