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NYC’s 5 Best Wax Salons

What’s your pleasure? These waxing emporiums can offer you anything from a simple, perfectly arched eyebrow to an all-over glowing softness a baby would envy. Warmer weather is on its way and so is a sleeker, sultrier you. Here are New York’s top waxing salons.

04/03/2012

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The 5 Best Golf Clothing & Accessories Stores In NYC

It’s not just about looking cute on the course. Golf attire must also protect you from the elements and refrain from interfering with your game. These shops are run by pros who can help you zero in on appropriate attire for municipal courses or private clubs.

CBS New York–03/20/2012

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NJ To Survey Homeless Population In Winter Drive

The census being conducted Wednesday will not be as robust as last year’s count, which was a biannual survey required by the federal government.

01/22/2012

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Manicures, Other Goods And Services, Now Being Taxed In Connecticut

The budget approved in Connecticut is making a whole slew of things more expensive beginning Friday.

07/01/2011

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5 Best Mother’s Day Gifts In New York

We’ve picked the venues bound to have just the right thing for the special women you love. Pick her gift with care but remember, what she wants most of all is to be remembered.

CBS New York–05/11/2011

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Democratic Lawmakers Want Doctor Tie Ban In New York

Some lawmakers in Albany want a state law to prohibit doctors from wearing neckties in hospitals. The proposal cites a study that shows bacteria that could lead to serious infection can be carried on ties and other loose-fitting clothing.

05/04/2011

Organic Clothing

Go Green: A Guide To Organic Style In NYC

No one said that reducing your carbon footprint meant wearing ugly shoes. If you’re on a mission to keep your closet environmentally friendly check out some of these sustainable shops in NYC.

CBS New York–04/22/2011

Wearable Collections

Eye On New York: Recycling New Yorkers’ Clothing

In this Eye On New York segment, CBS 2’s Don Dahler speaks with the founder and CEO of Wearable Collections, Adam Baruchowitz, about recycling New York City’s old clothing.

11/14/2010

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Harlem Real Estate Agent’s Passion For Fashion

Real estate broker Lana Turner will tell you she does not own a pair of “dungarees.” In September, to attract more potential buyers, she said, “I thought ‘Well, why not bring my vintage clothes in?’.”

11/08/2010

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Sales Tax On Clothing Makes Return In NY

The state had previously enacted a temporary exemption on clothing costing less than $110, but the discount ended.

10/02/2010

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NY Clothing Tax Exemption Ends This Week

The tax was reinstated to help close the state’s budget deficit.

09/28/2010

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‘Homemade NYC’ Sale Features Local Designers

Friday through Sunday browse through locally made fashion, jewelry and home goods.

09/24/2010

New York Senate

Experts: Sales Tax May Drive Business From N.Y.

After four months of delays, New York state lawmakers approved a $136 billion spending plan which hits shoppers in their wallets, and neither shoppers nor tax experts were happy.

CBS 2–08/04/2010

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