Uncategorized

Latest NY Uncategorized

NYC Restaurant Rating System

NYC Marks 5th Anniversary Of Restaurant Letter Grading

WCBS 880’s Rich Lamb reports that 88 percent of New Yorkers say they use the grading system to make dining decisions.

06/29/2015

Mila Kostadinova (Credit: CBS2)

Funeral Held For NJ Woman Who Went Missing After Overdosing

Family and friends said 18-year-old Mila Kostadinova was an intelligent, free-spirited woman whose main goal was to put a smile on their faces.

06/29/2015

Starting Monday, there will be a ban on cars in certain areas of Central Park (Photo: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Central Park Car Ban Goes Into Effect Monday

That means the drives in most of the park will be mainly for recreational use.

06/28/2015

(credit: La Nuit en Rosé New York)

Best Things To Do In New York City This Weekend

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Look no further, friend.

06/26/2015

nassau fees

CBS2 Exclusive: New Bill Could Put End To Processing Fees On Dismissed Tickets In Nassau Co.

Many drivers are irate over a county policy of charging $30 even when tickets are dismissed.

06/23/2015

play

Queens Parents Concerned Local Playground Is Dangerous

They want it redesigned and rehabilitated before of the children is seriously injured.

06/23/2015

Police say the 2-month-old boy was found unconscious at his parents' luxury building in Brooklyn (GoogleMaps)

Death Of Infant Found In Parents’ Home Ruled A Homicide: Officials

2-month-old Hudson Dipede was found with head trauma, bleeding from the nose, unconscious and unresponsive.

06/23/2015

Police are looking for this man, who is accused of groping a woman on the 'R' train in Brooklyn (NYPD)

Police Search For Man Accused Of Groping Woman On ‘R’ Train

The incident happened around 5:30 p.m. on June 10.

06/22/2015

(Credit: Thinkstock)

Bill Under Way In New Jersey Would Give Paid Sick Leave To Workers

But as expected, the bill is getting push back from small businesses.

06/22/2015

Firefighters attempt a rescue. (Credit: CBS2)

Officials: Staten Island Deprived Of Specialized FDNY Rescue Unit

Staten Island remains the only borough that does not have the extra protection of an elite FDNY squad — a team designed specifically for high-risk rescues and fires.

06/22/2015

Window displays in pet stores featuring numerous animals up for sale will have to change drastically under new regulations being proposed by the town of Hempstead.

Town Of Hempstead May Require Pet Shops To Have More Space, Security

Window displays in pet stores featuring numerous animals up for sale will have to change drastically .

06/22/2015

The 5:53am first train of Amtrak's northbound service from 30th Street Station arrives to the platform, after last week's derailment, on May 18, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images)

NJ Sen. Booker Pushes For Bill To Increase Amtrak Funding

Booker wants funding for Amtrak to increase to $1.6 billion and add more than $500 million in annual grant funding for capitol projects.

06/22/2015

Zoltan Forsai has been arrested in connection with the death of a man in Forest Park in Queens. (Credit: CBS2)

Queens Man Charged With Bludgeoning Man To Death In Forest Park

The man was spotted near Forest Park allegedly drinking a can of beer.

06/22/2015

(Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Nassau University Medical Center Launches Emergency Orthopedics Unit

It’s a state-of-the-art unit with specific patients in mind, said hospital President Dr. Victor Politi.

06/22/2015