Coney Island polar plunge, Jan. 23, 2013 (credit: Coney Island Polar Bear Club)

NYC’s 5 Best Winter Sports

This weekend New York City’s Department of Parks and Recreation sponsors its annual Winter Jam, including live entertainment, snowshoeing, and animal tracking demos. But don’t worry if you can’t make it to Central Park – there’s plenty of winter fun to be had in the five boroughs all season long.

01/24/2013

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NYC’s 6 Best Winter Season & Cold Weather Date Ideas

Take your date to one of these restaurants, bars or fun activities to get close (or hot and bothered) this season.

01/01/2013

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NYC’s 5 Best Family-Friendly New Year’s Events

Ring in the New Year with the one’s you love – including the littlest ones in your family. Check out these NYC family-friendly events to celebrate New Year’s Eve and Near Year’s Day together.

12/28/2012

New Year's Eve

NYC’s 8 Best New Year’s Eve Parties & Events

The thought of being stuck in Times Square in the freezing cold – among crazed tourists – and without a bathroom in sight is, well, scary. You know better than that.

12/26/2012

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6 Fun Holiday Events & Staycations In NYC

Staying in New York City to celebrate the holidays this year? Spend your time relaxing, shopping and site seeing a like a tourist the only way New Yorkers know how – the local way.

11/29/2012

Christmas Lights in Dyker Heights (credit: Tony Muia/ A Slice of Brooklyn)

NYC’s 6 Best Holiday Light Displays

There is so much to experience throughout New York during the holidays. If bundling up indoors with a mug of hot chocolate just isn’t your thing, here are six of the City’s best holiday light displays to explore.

CBS New York–11/25/2012

Thanksgiving

Tell Us: What Are You Grateful For This Thanksgiving?

At CBSNewYork.com, we want to know: What are you grateful for this Thanksgiving?

11/21/2012

Volunteers spend the afternoon helping by unloading and organizing emergency supplies near Midland Beach on November 4, 2012 in Staten Island. (credit: Mehdi Taamallah/AFP/Getty Images)

5 Great Ways To Give Back In NYC

After the skies clear and the water recedes, the human response to a disaster on the order of Hurricane Sandy is to give back. Here are five great ways to do so in New York City right now.

11/09/2012

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Election 2012: Post-Sandy Voting Information For N.Y., N.J., Conn.

If you have questions about voting after the storm, we have all the information you need on relocated polling sites, absentee ballots and voting by email or fax in some states.

11/01/2012

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N.J. Colon Cancer Survivor To Hold 24 Hour Soccer Marathon Fundraiser

A 24-hour soccer marathon will take place in New Jersey this weekend in an effort to raise money for colon cancer research and advocacy.

10/03/2012

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Welcome To Brooklyn: Barclays Center Guide

CBSNewYork has scoped out Brooklyn’s new Barclays Center, set to open Friday night with a performance from Jay-Z. Here is all you need to know about coming, going — and everything in between.

09/28/2012

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N.J.’s 7 Best Fall Festivals

Take in the autumn weather in New Jersey, where the bounty of festivals will keep you and your friends and family busy each weekend with fall and holiday themed activities.

09/20/2012

Blowing the shofar on Rosh Hashanah (file/credit: PAL PILLAI/AFP/Getty Images)

A Guide To Celebrating Rosh Hashanah In New York City

Happy New Year! Or should we say, L’Shana Tova? Rosh Hashanah, the Hebrew new year and one of the High Holidays in Judaism, began at sundown Sunday night.

09/17/2012

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NYY Steak To Host Charity Wine Function With Former Bronx Bomber

The steakhouse inspired by the Bronx Bombers will host a charity wine dinner on Thursday to raise money for the fight against hunger and poverty in the United States.

09/10/2012

Fashion goers enjoy cocktails during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week (Photo by Brian Ach/Getty Images for IMG)

Fashion’s Night Out 2012: Top 8 Spots For Celeb Sightings, Food And Freebies

New York Fashion Week will kick off on Sept. 6 with the fourth annual Fashion’s Night Out. As editors, designers, models and fashion fanatics stylishly flood the streets and stores, you won’t want to miss the night’s highlights.

CBS New York–09/06/2012

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