World Chess Championship Headed To South Street Seaport This FallMagnus Carlsen, 25, of Norway, will be defending his title of World Chess Champion this year.
5 Best Spots For Chess Lovers In NYCAt the venues listed here, you can talk shop, polish your pieces, or just hang out with souls utterly devoted to the ultimate game of strategy.
Kids Turn Out In Central Park For Chess-In-The-Parks TournamentIt was a beautiful day to get an outdoor workout Saturday, but mental exercise took over Central Park.
Parents Line Up To Get Students Into Pioneer Academy's Chess ProgramA game of strategy that helps set the stage for success at a Queens elementary school has parents lining up to enroll their kids.
Rubber Duck, Chess Inducted Into National Toy Hall Of FameRubber ducks have been immortalized in song. Now they've been inducted into the National Toy Hall of Fame.
Massive Chess Event Takes Central Park By StormIt was all a part of the 13th annual Chess In The parks festival, the largest outdoor chess event in the nation.
Upper West Side School Teaches Pre-Schoolers ChessThe game of chess is challenging to learn, but in New York City, 3- and 4-year-old children are learning to play and seem to be captivated by it.
NYC's 3 Best Date Spots For IntellectualsWriters Jack Murninghan and Maura Kelly share their tips for landing yourself a perfectly geeky date in New York City.
Nonprofit Brings Chess Into The ClassroomWhen you think about the game of chess, you think about concentration, making good choices and having great sportsmanship, but a nonprofit is making players think about good grades, high attendance and lifelong friends.