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New Pillows Help You Prevent Wrinkles While You Sleep

A number of products are available that say they’ll lessen the formation of wrinkles from sleep.

12/08/2014

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NYC Ramps Up Efforts To Combat ‘Deed Theft’

Deed theft is becoming one of the fastest-growing; your home is taken and the homeowner doesn’t even know it because it’s on a piece of paper hardly seen.

11/21/2014

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Looking For More Information On PomFit Classes?

Cheerleading isn’t just for school teams anymore.

11/18/2014

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Recall: Makers Of Ortega Mexican Food Products Say Some Products May Contain Nuts Not Listed On Label

The company that makes Ortega Mexican food products is recalling some of its products because they may contain nuts not listed on the label.

11/15/2014

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