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Eye On New York: Bloomberg’s Bad Few Weeks, Mouth Off To Montone And More

On this Sunday’s Eye On New York, CBS 2′s Dana Tyler sat down with CBS 2′s Marcia Kramer to discuss some recent rulings that did not go Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s way.

08/04/2013

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NYC’s 10 Best Summer Happy Hour & Drinking Events 2013

New York is filled with bars, rooftop restaurants and happy hour menus — but we’ve scoped out some of our favorite digs for drinking this summer. Cheers to great specials and events at these New York City bars.

08/02/2013

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NYC’s 9 Best Mojitos

Cuba’s popular cocktail, the Mojito, is a delicious way to beat the heat with refreshing flavors of lime and mint. These New York City bars are offering the best of both traditional and creative mojitos for a taste of a Havana vacation in a glass.

07/30/2013

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NYC’s 7 Best Oyster Happy Hours, 2013

From East Coast varieties like Blue Points to bivalves from the West Coast, oyster selections abound in the Big Apple. For happy hour, many bars and restaurants around the city offer freshly shucked oysters for only $1 a pop or with a drink deal.

07/29/2013

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6 Cocktails To Celebrate National Tequila Day In NYC

As if you needed an excuse for a mid-week cocktail, Wednesday is National Tequila Day. Here’s a look at six of our favorite tequila-tainted cocktails in New York City. From margaritas to snow cones, each drink is worth celebrating.

CBS New York–07/24/2013

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7 Best Summertime Bars In New York

From sidewalk seating and rooftop bars to backyard “gardens,” you’re only a block or two away from al fresco imbibing throughout most of the city. What you seek in a summertime bar is an outdoor space with quality beverages, chill attitude and with any luck, a killer view.

07/17/2013

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NYC’s 8 Best Summer Cocktails

The hot weather and relaxed vibes that accompany summer calls for cocktails made with crisp seasonal fruits, fresh herbs and tons of ice. Order these refreshing specialty cocktails for this season’s coolest way to cool off in NYC.

07/15/2013

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NYC’s 10 Best Summer Festivals 2013

From celebrations of hip hop to performances of modern dance to the dulcet strains of emo pop, New York’s plethora of summer festivals meet just about every need and satisfy just about every taste.

07/01/2013

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Your Weekend Plans: 6 NYC Distilleries With Tours

What are your weekend plans? If it involves consumption of grown-up beverages, don’t just drink the hard stuff–see how it’s made.

06/21/2013

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NYC’s 7 Best Boozy Desserts & Frozen Cocktails

In the summertime, the combination of liquor and dessert seems to go over well with a crowd. You can have your dessert and get more than just a sugar buzz with these booze-soaked desserts.

CBS New York–06/19/2013

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The Best Day Of Your Life In NYC Is Here!

Thrillist’s Best Day Of Your Life wants you to join their ranks. Spend Friday, June 21st hitting up New Yor City’s best restaurants, bars, coffee shops, and more — as chosen by local Thrillist readers and editors — and yes, there will be freebies.

06/17/2013

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The 7 Best Date Night Restaurants in Flatiron

From upscale American to international cuisines, make a reservation at one of these neighborhood gems for a deliciously romantic date night out.

06/03/2013

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The 5 Best Waterfront Restaurants & Bars In New York

Finally, the warm weather has arrived. Here are a few excellent venues to both wet your whistle and wile away the hours as you watch the setting sun and celebrate the new season. But remember, folks: outdoor seating at such establishments is premium

CBS New York–05/30/2013

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NYC’s 5 Best New Cocktail Bars

New York City bartenders are known for being on the cutting edge of the cocktail craft. So why are you wearing out the stools at the same old watering holes? From intimate nooks to roaring pubs, visit these bars opened in recent months for a taste of NYC’s freshest drinks and newest liquid trends.

05/22/2013

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Yeah Yeah Yeahs & Flaming Lips Ring In Summer Early At GoogaMooga

Day one of the Great GoogaMooga festival was not too cold, not too hot, pretty much the perfect night for an outdoor show. It was almost as if you were back in your mother’s womb.

05/18/2013

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Hundreds Of Thousands Participate In Veterans Day Parade In NYC

Veterans Day Parade

Miley Cyrus' Provocative VMA Performance

Miley Cyrus’ Provocative VMA Performance

Miley Cyrus performs during the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards.

One Direction fans camp out near Rockefeller Plaza on August 22, 2013.   (Photo by Noam Galai/Getty Images)

One Direction Fans Camp Out Near Rockefeller Center Before Boy Band’s Concert

The ‘Today’ show reported that more than 18,000 fans showed up to catch a glimpse of the young pop stars.

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

Rockaway Beach Restoration

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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