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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

Chen Guangbiao during Central Park luncheon on June 25, 2014. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

1010 WINS: Some Storm Out After Chinese Tycoon Treats 250 Homeless New Yorkers To Lunch In Central Park

A Chinese tycoon treated hundreds of homeless New Yorkers to a fancy lunch at the Boathouse restaurant in Central Park on Wednesday, but the event apparently didn’t go as smoothly as planned.

06/25/2014

New York City Parks Department statue missing sword (Credit: CBS 2)

NYC Parks Department Works To Restore Damaged Statues

The New York City Department of Parks and Recreation has launched a new effort to restore statues with missing pieces to their former glory.

06/24/2014

Central Park (top) and High Line Park. (Credit: Getty Images and Iwan Baan)

Central Park, High Line Rank Among Trip Advisor’s Best Parks In The World

The Trip Advisor list of the world’s best parks includes two New York City parks – one old, iconic, and so familiar that New Yorkers often just call it “the park,” and one new, innovative and mounted on an old elevated railroad rather than solid land.

06/23/2014

Some of the men falsely accused in the attack speak at a City Hall news conference in April 2011. (credit: CBS 2)

New York City Reaches Tentative Deal In Central Park Jogger Case

A settlement has been reached with five men who were falsely convicted in the vicious 1989 rape and beating of a Central Park jogger, officials said

06/20/2014

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NYC’s 5 Best Spots For Birdwatching

We’re not talking about pigeons. Thanks to a unique combination of natural features and resources, the NYC area welcomes a variety of birds both seasonally and year-round. Read on for some of the city’s most scenic spots to see winged creatures.

06/20/2014

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