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City Parks Foundation tennis lesson event in Central Park on Aug. 24, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

New Yorkers Get Tennis Lesson From Pros At City Parks Foundation Event

City Parks provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids between the ages of 6 and 16 each year in nearly 40 parks throughout the five boroughs.

08/24/2014

Surveillance photo of three of five suspects wanted in connection with Central Park attack on Aug. 23, 2014 (Credit: NYPD)

NYPD Hate Crime Unit Investigating Central Park Attack

According to police, a 36-year-old woman was assaulted while exiting the park near 60th Street and West Drive at around midnight.

08/23/2014

A sketch of a suspect in the robbery of two men in Central Park on Aug. 18 and 20, 2014. (Credit: NYPD)

Central Park Visitors On Alert After 2 Robberies

An intense search is underway for a man police said went on a violent robbery spree in Central Park.

08/21/2014

A sketch of a suspect in the robbery of two men in Central Park on Aug. 18 and 20, 2014. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Robber Put Men In Chokehold, Stole Their Bags In Central Park

Police were searching for a suspect Wednesday night in connection with two robberies this week in Central Park.

08/20/2014

Plaza Hotel (Credit, Randy Yagi)

LGBT Advocates Fight Plan To Sell Plaza, Dream Downtown Hotels To Sultan Of Brunei

A call has been launched for people to boycott the famed Plaza Hotel at Grand Army Plaza and the Dream Downtown Hotel in Chelsea – if they are sold to a certain owner.

08/18/2014

Photo Credit: Rich Schultz /Getty Images

NYC’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: August 18th-24th

Check out the priceless things to do this week in New York City, week of August 18th-24th.

08/18/2014

(credit: Dream Downtown Hotel)

6 Great Places To Sunbathe In NYC

Sunshine and vitamin D help build strong bones and can give you a healthy glow with the proper sunscreen protection. Here are our six favorite places to work on a tan in NYC.

08/14/2014

File photo of Central Park (credit: Getty Images)

Police Probe Accident With Bike That Killed Jogger, 75, In Central Park

Police on Wednesday continued to investigate an accident involving a bicycle that took the life of a 75-year-old jogger in Central Park earlier this month.

08/13/2014

Photo Credit: Theo Wargo/Getty Images

NYC’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: August 11th-15th

Check out the priceless activities in New York City you won’t want to miss this week, August 11th-15th.

08/11/2014

Statue of Liberty (Credit, Randy Yagi)

How To Save On Sightseeing In New York City

Many of New York’s top attractions can be visited for free or at a discount.

08/06/2014

New Yorkers hit the pavement and enjoyed a traffic free Park Avenue on Saturday, during the first day of the city's 'Summer Streets' program. (Credit:CBS 2)

New Yorkers Stroll Park Avenue As ‘Summer Streets’ Returns To Manhattan

The New York City Department of Transportation held its first ‘Summer Streets’ event on Saturday.

08/02/2014

The Naked Cowboy led the annual Underwear Run in Central Park on Friday, Aug. 1. (Credit: CBS 2)

Central Park Underwear Run Kicks Off Triathlon Weekend

Runners are a common sight in Central Park, but usually, they are wearing more clothes than they were on Friday.

08/01/2014

Police are investigating after vandals damaged several structures in Central Park. (credit: CBS 2)

Cleanup Underway After Vandals Go On Rampage In Central Park

Crews are cleaning up after vandals damaged several structures in Central Park over the weekend.

07/22/2014

Central Park (Credit: WLNY)

Toni On! New York: Enjoying Central Park

This week WLNY’s Toni Senecal delves into all the New York City’s favorite playground has to offer. There’s no better time to check out Central Park.

07/12/2014

Hope and Possibility Run (credit: CBS 2)

Hundreds Turn Out For Hope And Possibility Run In Central Park

The annual event is put on by the Achilles Track Club and features runners and walker who are not letting their disabilities determine what they can do.

06/29/2014

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