Andrea Grymes

LIRR Belmont Park Station

Renovated LIRR Station Promising Better Ride For Belmont Stakes Fans

With thousands expected at Belmont Park Saturday to watch American Pharoah make a run for the Triple Crown, transit officials are promising a smoother ride this year thanks to a new LIRR station officially opening on Thursday.


A rendering of the proposed Hard Rock Casino Meadowlands. (credit: Hard Rock International)

Officials Unveil Plans For New Hard Rock Casino At Meadowlands

Plans call for naming a new casino just outside New York City the Hard Rock Casino Meadowlands.


Kate Chappell

South Africa Lion Attack Victim Identified As Rye Native

A Westchester County family is mourning the death of a young woman killed Monday in a lion attack in South Africa.


Brandon Frame, founder of The Black Man Institute (Credit: CBS2)

Interview: Connecticut Man Working To Change Alarming Trend For Black Men

The NAACP says one in three black men born today can expect to spend time in prison during his lifetime.


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Furry Friend Finder: Victor And Crystal

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS2’s Diane Macedo and Andrea Grymes introduce us to Victor and Crystal, who are looking for homes.


Rangers fans rally ahead of Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals on May 29, 2015 in Manhattan  (credit: Andrea Grymes/CBS2)

Fans Flock To Midtown Bars For Game 7, But Rangers Come Up Short

It was or break for the New York Rangers as they went up against the Tampa Bay Lighting in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals Friday night.


People, including a group of sailors in New York for Fleet Week, look out from the newly built One World Observatory at One World Trade Center on May 22, 2015. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Observatory At One World Trade Center Opens To Public Friday

Visitors will get a view of the city and its surroundings from above 1,250 feet.


A surveillance image of a suspect running from the scene of one of several burglaries in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Brooklyn Burglary Suspect Arrested As Investigation Continues

A 39-year-old Bronx man is under arrest, suspected in at least one of several burglaries that have terrorized residents of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.


Veuve Clicquot  Polo Classic (Credit: CBS2)

Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic Returns To Liberty State Park Next Saturday

World renowned polo player Nacho Figueras stopped by the CBS2 studios to talk about the eighth annual event with Andrea Grymes.


Peppercorn gouda sliders cooked up Chef Mark Bailey (Credit: CBS2)

Chef Mark Bailey Cooks Up Some Memorial Day Dishes

He first whipped up some patriotic brunch items, including red, white and blue parfait and red, white and blueberry crisp.


"Jurassic World" opens in theaters June 12.

Previewing The Summer’s Hot Movies

Christian Blauvelt, deputy culture editor of, stopped by the CBS2 studios to discuss with Andrea Grymes some of the hot movies hitting theaters this summer, including “Magic Mike XXL,” “Spy” and “Jurassic World.”


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How Travel Insurance Can End Up Being A Priceless Decision

Regular health insurance may not cover services outside of the United States. That’s where travel insurance comes in.


Heavy Memorial Day traffic moves southbound along I-95 May 22, 2015. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Millions Hit The Road For Memorial Day Weekend

Tens of millions of drivers will be behind the wheel this Memorial Day weekend.


Students get a chance to say thank you to troops in Paramus (CBS2)

Military Helicopters Give Paramus Students Hands-On Experience, Chance To Say Thank You

The event is part of Fleet Week and also organized by the Paramus non-profit Operation Goody Bag.


CBS2's Andrea Grymes got a tour of the underground construction below street level on the Upper East Side.

MTA Offers Rare Glimpse Underground At The Second Avenue Subway

Phase 1 of the Second Avenue subway could be finished by next year.