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Jason Sexton with his service dog Jet (Credit: CBS2)

Shelter Dogs Get Second Chance At Life With Military Veteran Companions

On Long Island, shelter dogs are being trained to serve those who have served the nation, giving both a second chance at life

11/11/2014

Big Apple Circus Ringmaster John Kennedy Kane talks with CBS 2's Diane Macedo and Andrea Grymes (Credit: CBS 2)

Big Apple Circus Transforms Lincoln Center For Show ‘Metamorphosis’

Ringmaster John Kennedy Kane joined CBS 2’s Diane Macedo and Andrea Grymes on Saturday morning to offer a preview on what circusgoers can expect from the show.

10/25/2014

Lifestyle expert Victoria Pericon offers tips on having a fun and safe Halloween (Credit: CBS 2)

Tips On Having A Safe And Happy Halloween

CBS 2’s Diane Macedo got together with lifestyle expert Victoria Pericon on Saturday morning to go over some suggestions on how to enjoy a safe Halloween with your little ones.

10/25/2014

Music for Aardvarks and Other Mammals founder David Weinstone talks with CBS 2's Andrea Grymes. (Credit: CBS 2)

Interview: Music For Aardvarks Founder Talks Upcoming Halloween Shows

The organization provides interactive music classes for kids and often emphasizes themes involving living in urban areas, like New York City.

10/25/2014

CBS 2's Andrea Grymes with Christopher Reeve's son Matthew and Kent Stephenson, who is recovering from a spinal cord injury (credit: CBS 2)

Interview: Christopher Reeve’s Son Talks Advancements In Spinal Cord Injury Treatment

Since his spinal cord injury, the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation has worked tirelessly to make advancements in the way these types of injuries are treated.

10/11/2014

Yardville Elementary School in Hamilton, N.J. (Credit: CBS 2)

Hamilton Parents Seek Answers At School Meeting Following Death Of Child With Enterovirus D68

Preschooler Eli Waller, who attended Yardville Elementary School in Hamilton, died at home on Sept. 28.

10/05/2014

CBS 2's Andrea Grymes, President of the New Jersey Coalition of Auto Retailers James Appleton and Valerie Fund Executive Director Barry Kirschner (Credit: CBS 2)

New Jersey Coalition of Auto Retailers To Hold Fundraiser For Valerie Fund

Tickets are still available for Dancing with the Cars, which will be held from 3 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the New Jersey Convention Center in Edison.

09/13/2014

Commuters board MTA bus. (Photo by Daniel Barry/Getty Images)

MTA Bus Service Improvements Include New Routes, Extensions

In total the enhancements spanning all five boroughs costed $4.9 million.

08/31/2014

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Girl Who Survived East New York Apartment Stabbing Speaks Publicly For First Time

Showing off her dance moves and speaking publicly for the first time, Mikayla Capers told CBS 2’s Janelle Burrell what she’s looking forward to most this upcoming school year.

08/09/2014

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New Slow Zones To Take Effect Monday In NYC

New lower speed limits — part of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s “Vision Zero” initiative aimed at curbing pedestrian deaths — will take effect on some major roadways Monday.

08/03/2014

The Quick Check New Jersey Balloon Festival. (Credit: CBS 2)

Weekend Program Links: July 19-20

Are you looking for more information from the stories shown on the various CBS 2 News broadcasts? Well, this is the place to be for we have all the stuff you’ll need.

07/19/2014

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Seen At 11: Butter Making A Comeback As New Study Suggests Health Benefits

Researchers from the University of Cambridge in England found butter and other fats like it may not be as bad for us as once thought, and may even have some health benefits.

07/18/2014

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Seen At 11: Five Tests To Save Your Life

CBS 2 reveals five easy tests to help detect the early signs of several diseases.

07/11/2014

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College Seniors Consider Value Of Higher Education

College seniors are reporting trouble finding meaningful work in their chosen fields as well as expressing doubts about what happens after graduation.

07/10/2014