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NYC’s 5 Best Spinning Classes

Spinning classes continue to be one of the hottest fitness trends in the country, with new studios and gyms opening all the time. For the uninitiated, spinning classes are group workouts on stationary exercise bikes in which participants go through a series of phases, from warm-ups to more intense levels and back to cool-downs, all set to energetic music and typically led by a dynamic, motivational instructor. These classes are now available all over the city but these are New York’s best.

01/02/2014

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5 Fun Ways To Work Off Winter Weight Gain

Pants a little snug? Yeah, ours too. The warmer weather is a harsh reminder that bathing suit season is nearing. Get in shape for spring with these activities around town.

12/26/2013

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NYC’s 6 Best Autumn Staycations & Getaways

Whether you’re looking to play tourist for a day to explore our city or travel a few hours around the Tri-State area to relax, these seasonal city activities and mini getaways are your best bets to enjoy the season.

11/11/2013

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NYC’s 7 Best Spots To See Fall Foliage

New York’s foliage burns bright in the fall. This season take advantage of the most beautiful parks in the five boroughs to see the fiery colors of autumn.

CBS New York–10/15/2013

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The 7 Best Pumpkin Picking Destinations In NY, NJ, Conn.

The Tri-State area offers plenty of spots to take the family or friends if you’re looking for a hayride on a perfect fall day. What better way to spend the first weekend in October?

CBS New York–10/04/2013

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How To Survive The Metro-North New Haven Line Disruption

After experiencing power problems, it doesn’t appear service will be returning to normal any time soon on Metro-North’s New Haven line, leaving tens of thousands of commuters traveling in and out of New York City scrambling to devise alternative routes to and from work.We’re here to help. Here, find links and info to help you navigate the changes to your commute.

09/26/2013

Cradle of Aviation Museum in Garden City, N.Y. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

One Tank Trips: Cradle Of Aviation Museum

Visitors are welcome to climb into the cockpits of aircraft and man the controls.

09/19/2013

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The 6 Best Family Destinations & Activities For Fall In N.Y. & N.J.

Sad to see summer go? Don’t be. Our favorite destinations for Autumn are back with a new calendar full of exciting activities and annual traditions.

CBS New York–09/10/2013

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5 Sea Lions Find New Homes At City Zoos

Four of the five were rescued from the wild and the fifth was born at the Bronx Zoo.

09/03/2013

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The Tri-State Area’s 7 Best Weekend Getaways

Looking for a last minute Labor Day weekend escape?

CBS New York–08/28/2013

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One Tank Trips: Taking In A Bridgeport Bluefish Game

Tickets are typically about $10 for the Bridgeport Bluefish of the Atlantic League.

08/14/2013

Hunter Mountain ziplining course (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

One Tank Trips: Ziplining In The Catskills

Thrill-seekers don’t have to go far to get their adrenaline pumping. New York Zipline Adventure Tours runs several courses in the Catskills mountains.

07/31/2013

Coney Island as seen from the Wonder Wheel (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

One Tank Trips: Coney Island

While Coney Island is within the five boroughs, some New Yorkers have yet to take advantage of the beach and amusements right in their own backyard. The Wonder Wheel has been an institution for as long as skyscrapers have been part of New York’s skyline.

07/24/2013

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A Guide To NYC’s 10 National Parks

Of the 22 national parks in New York State, 10 are in New York City. Every year 12 million people visit these parks, monuments, and historic sites, more than 27,000 acres of protected land and preserved past. Here’s a look at them.

07/11/2013

Raphael Vineyard in Peconic, N.Y. (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

One Tank Trips: Long Island’s North Fork Wine Country

The North Fork of Long Island is wine country and locals in the towns of Peconic and Southold say that if you spend the day there, your cares will wash away.

07/10/2013

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Hundreds Of Thousands Participate In Veterans Day Parade In NYC

Veterans Day Parade

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.

More than 100 hot air balloons were on display at the 31st Annual Quick Chek NJ Festival of Ballooning. (credit: Andrea Grymes/CBS 2)

NJ Festival of Ballooning

More than 100 hot air balloons were on display at the 31st Annual Quick Chek NJ Festival of Ballooning.

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