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NJ Man Accused Of Fighting Two Young Boys Over Halloween Candy

Police said Darius Pokoj took matters into his own hands when he told them his 11-year-old son got into a fight with two other neighborhood boys, ages 12 and 13, over candy.

11/04/2014

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Teal Pumpkin Project Highlights Food Allergy Awareness This Halloween

Teal is the color of food allergy awareness, and the grass roots initiative encourages people to provide non-food treats on Halloween.

10/27/2014

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Police: Man Attacked Newsstand Operator, Tried To Grab Cop’s Gun In Times Square

An 18-year-old Bronx man with a long rap sheet was arrested this past weekend, after he allegedly attacked a newspaper vendor and then tried to rip a police officer’s gun from its holster right in Times Square.

09/29/2014

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5 Places For Unusual Candy in NYC

New York has no shortage of places to get your sugar fix, well, fixed. But if you can’t get enough of the sweet stuff, check out five of the city’s most unusual candy stores.

10/31/2013

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ASPCA Offers Tips To Keep Your Pet Safe On Halloween

Candy is great for trick-or-treaters, but it can be very dangerous for your dog or cat.

10/30/2013

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NYC’s 7 Best Pumpkin Cocktails

We’re all about pumpkin everything this autumn. From pastries to coffee, this seasonal flavor makes everything taste cozier. For pumpkin with a kick, order one of these New York City cocktails.

10/18/2013

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NYC’s 8 Best St. Patrick’s Day Sweets & Treats

From fancy booze-infused treats to classic cookies, these St. Patrick’s Day goodies will have you feeling lucky – whether you’re Irish or not.

CBS New York–03/15/2013

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5 NYC Department Stores With Great Food

The holiday rush is behind us (phew!), but that won’t change the fact that shopping makes you hungry.

01/02/2013

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Best Healthy Treats (That Won’t Get You Egged)

This Halloween, take a healthier approach by offering something tasty with a nutritional benefit.

10/17/2012

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Pick-a-Side: What Is Your Favorite Halloween Candy?

Halloween is all about candy. And we all have our favorites. Tell us yours!

10/03/2012

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The 8 Best Pumpkin Treats & Desserts In NYC

October is here and the fall season is in full swing, bringing it with it some things we love about fall: Chilly weather, warm drinks and pumpkin treats.

10/01/2012

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New York’s 6 Best Candy Shops

Check out some of the sweet treats this city has to offer.

CBS New York–10/24/2011

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NYC’s 9 Best Halloween Treats & Dessert

As Halloween quickly approaches, bakeries and restaurants all over NYC are gearing up for a sugar overload. Indulge your sweet tooth in these Halloween season goodies, perfect to bring to a themed party or to treat your little ones with on October 31st.

10/17/2011

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Scary-Lookin’ Sweets for the Ghouls and Goblins

Let’s face it. Halloween is all about the sweets! Here are some tips on keeping the candy mayhem to a minimum and a few recipes for spooky lookin’ treats.

10/07/2011

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Court Papers: Fired Teacher Was Suffering From Diabetes

The Department of Education last month fired language teachers Alini Brito and Cindy Mauro after a janitor allegedly found them topless in an empty classroom at James Madison High in Midwood in November.

02/24/2011

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