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NYPD officers in Central Park after a series of robberies on Apr. 21, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Teens Charged In Connection With Central Park Robbery Spree

Three additional suspects – ages 12, 13 and 14 – are expected to face charges for two robberies and an assault, sources said.

04/21/2014

CBS 2's Marcia Kramer got an inside look at the new 'Tavern On The Green'. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Gets A Look Inside $20 Million Tavern On The Green Makeover

The five-year wait for Central Park’s iconic Tavern on the Green restaurant is almost over. The $20 million total re-do combines whimsy and glitz with an effort to please everyone.

04/21/2014

Liam Neeson (credit: Getty Images)

Activists Protest Outside Liam Neeson’s Manhattan Apartment Over Horse-Drawn Carriage Support

Neeson didn’t appear Saturday as about 50 demonstrators filled the sidewalk in front of his Manhattan apartment building.

04/19/2014

A photographer on an electric horseless carriage that animal advocates hope will replace horse-drawn carriages in the city during the second press preview day at the 2014 New York International Auto Show  April 17, 2014 at the Jacob Javits Center. (credit: Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

‘E-Carriage’ Debuts At New York International Auto Show

New Yorkers will get the chance to see an electric vehicle some say should replace the city’s horse-drawn carriages when it debuts this week at the New York International Auto Show.

04/17/2014

Sneeze - (file / credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Allergy Season In Full Bloom Following Abnormally Cold Winter

The flowers and trees in Central Park seem to be bursting into spring.

04/14/2014

FILE - A horse-drawn carriage waits in Central Park. (file/credit: Getty Images)

De Blasio: Horse-Drawn Carriage Ban By Year’s End

Mayor Bill de Blasio is pushing back his self-imposed deadline to ban horse-drawn carriages from New York City’s streets.

04/11/2014

FILE -- Diners eat lunch in the Crystal Room at Tavern on the Green on Dec. 30, 2009 in New York City.  (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Tavern On The Green Reopening April 24

New owners Philadelphia restaurateurs Jim Caiola and David Salama had planned to open last November, but construction and other problems delayed the opening.

04/02/2014

UWS Rescued Cat

CBS 2 Exclusive: 23 Cats Rescued From Squalid Apartment On UWS

Nearly two dozen cats were rounded up on the Upper West Side Thursday night, and the rescuers were shocked to see so many animals overrunning a single apartment.

03/06/2014

Snow in Central Park Dec. 17, 2013 (Kathy McGee CBS 2)

Early Morning Runner Upset After Getting Ticket In Central Park

Early-morning joggers have been advised to beware that exercising in Central Park before 6 a.m. could result in a run-in with the law.

03/01/2014

FILE - A horse-drawn carriage waits in Central Park. (file/credit: Getty Images)

NYPD Takes Over Enforcement Of Horse-Drawn Carriage Rules

The NYPD has taken over enforcement of regulations for horse carriages, and a spokesman for the industry said he hopes they will go by the law and not by a plan to shut the industry down.

02/19/2014

The Plaza Hotel (Credit, Randy Yagi)

NYC’s Best First Date Spots

Simon & Schuster author Teresa Medeiros shares her favorite New York City first date spots, in line with her new book Goodnight Tweetheart.

02/05/2014

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NYC’s 5 Best Ice Skating Rinks

Ice skating is easy: you strap on some skates, and just go. OK, OK, so maybe ice skating is harder than it sounds. At the rinks below, you’ll join native and non-native New Yorkers as […]

02/03/2014

(credit: Howard Walfish)

5 Best Sledding Spots in NYC

Earlier this month, WNYC put together a crowdsourced map of the best sledding spots in New York City. Anyone with a camera and a computer could tag a hill for the benefit of all. In […]

01/28/2014

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Best Bachelorette And Bachelor Party Destinations In The U.S.

Among the best American destinations to travel to for a bachelorette or bachelor party are Las Vegas, Los Angeles, South Beach Miami, New Orleans and New York City.

01/28/2014

FILE -- People look over a frozen pond in Central Park. (credit: Getty Images)

Woman Jumps Into Freezing Central Park Lake To Save Dog

A dog owner leaped into a freezing lake in Central Park on Sunday morning to rescue her dog from drowning.

01/26/2014

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