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Teaneck residents are split on the issue of bringing billboards to Route 4 as a means of raising money. (Credit: CBS2)

Re-Zoning Sparks Debate Over Billboards, Fundraising In Teaneck

Some say billboards are a great way to raise needed money, others call them an unsightly blight on the community.

04/28/2015

Fans of the New York Mets sit alone in the upper deck during the game against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field on September 28, 2011. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

‘Ya Gotta Leave': Mets Fan Goes After Ownership With Billboard

A disgruntled Mets fan has put his displeasure with the team’s ownership on full display.

03/04/2015

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NYC’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: November 10th – 16th

Check out the Priceless Things To Do this week in NYC, week of November 10th- 16th.

11/10/2014

Parents whose baby is born at Saint Peter’s University Hospital in New Jersey are being given the opportunity to post a picture of their newborn -- or newborns, in the case of multiple births -- to a large digital billboard on Route 1 in West Windsor. (credit: Saint Peter's Maternity Services/Facebook)

Parents Can Post Photos Of Newborns On New Jersey Billboard

The sharing of baby photos is moving to a whole new level.

11/06/2014

Andrew Jarzyk Billboard

Billboard Erected On I-78 As Frantic Search Continues For Andrew Jarzyk Of Hoboken

A billboard was mounted on Interstate 78 in New Jersey this week, as family members continue their frantic search for a Hoboken man who vanished 10 days ago.

04/09/2014

This ad from Dove has New Jersey residents annoyed. Unilever, the brand's parent company, announced the ads won't run due to the outrage. (credit: CBS 2)

Dove Dumps NJ ‘Armpit Of America’ Ad Campaign

Dove had planned to post billboards in New Jersey starting in July telling residents to embrace being called “The Armpit of America.”

03/04/2014

This ad from Dove has New Jersey residents annoyed. Unilever, the brand's parent company, announced the ads won't run due to the outrage. (credit: CBS 2)

Yeah, Real Funny: Dove Blasted Over New Jersey ‘Armpit’ Billboard

At first glance it’s seemingly harmless advertisement for Dove, with a woman showing her underarm. But then you notice snarky punch line.

02/28/2014

American Atheists Billboard

State Senator, Atheist Group Spar Over Times Square Sign

A New York State senator has called for the removal of a billboard that an atheist group has mounted in Times Square, which, in the group’s words, argues that Christmas is “better without Christ.”

12/21/2013

Sydney Leathers billboard (Andrea Grymes/CBS 2)

Anthony Weiner’s Sexting Pal Sydney Leathers Adorns Billboard In Manhattan

Leathers is the new face of a dating site that aims to pair women with “sugar daddy’s.”

12/16/2013

A dancer performs at a strip club  (Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Strip Billboard Mounted Over Queens Church Comes Down

A billboard over a storefront church in Corona, Queens that advertised a strip club has come down.

10/16/2013

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Seen At 11: Couple Looking To Adopt Takes Out Ad Space On NJ Turnpike

Restaurants, amusement parks and hospitals all use billboards to advertise. Now, one couple has marketed themselves on the New Jersey Turnpike in hopes that they will find a child.

08/19/2013

Dangerous Billboard

Dangerous Billboard on Queens Boulevard Finally Coming Down

In a sight for sore eyes in Elmhurst, Queens, a potentially dangerous billboard was finally coming down Wednesday.

03/13/2013

Dangerous Billboard

Dangerous Billboard Hangs Over Queens Boulevard, Leaves Neighbors Furious

A deteriorating and potentially dangerous sign hangs over Queens Boulevard, and a neighbor has been complaining that no one has taken action to prevent a tragedy.

03/12/2013

Taylor Swift

What Does Taylor Swift Have In Common With Britney Spears And Eminem?

Each artist has sold more than a million copies of a new CD during its first week. Taylor Swift’s “Red” just topped out at more than 1.2 million copies sold during its debut.

11/01/2012

Brooklyn Queens Expressway Marriage Proposal - Brooklyn, NY (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

BQE Billboard Used For Giant Marriage Proposal

“You know that feeling when you have it,” one man told WCBS 880’s Alex Silverman. He was referring to that feeling that makes you want to scale a giant billboard with a can of paint.

08/03/2012

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