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The New York Festival of Light in DUMBO, Brooklyn. (Credit: CBS2)

New York Festival Of Light Kicks Off In DUMBO

The imposing archway in the Manhattan Bridge anchorage in DUMBO, Brooklyn, has been transformed into a brilliant showcase of light.

11/06/2014

Jason Stevens Sentencing

Owner Of Shuttered Wedding Venue ReBar Gets Up To 10 Years In Prison

The owner of a shuttered reBar catering hall, which abruptly closed and left dozens of couples without a wedding venue, was sentenced to up to 10 years in prison for tax fraud Monday.

07/21/2014

Fans' mood turned sour Tuesday at the U.S. ended up losing its eliminating World Cup match to Belgium. (Credit: CBS 2)

World Cup Fans Go Home With Heads Hanging As U.S. Loses To Belgium

Tim Howard did his best to keep the Belgians at bay, deflecting shot after shot. He kept the game scoreless until it went into extra time, but fans were dejected as Team USA went on to lose.

07/01/2014

Jason Stevens leaves court on May 22, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Angry Brides Confront Owner Of Shuttered Brooklyn Wedding Venue In Court

Angry brides who had their wedding dreams dashed by a dubious catering hall owner vowed to attend every court appearance and made good on their promise Thursday.

05/22/2014

reBar, a bar, restaurant and wedding venue in DUMBO, Brooklyn, suddenly closed Friday, May 9. (Credit: CBS 2)

Jason Stevens, Owner Of DUMBO Wedding Venue ReBar, Arraigned On Tax Charges

The owner of a popular wedding spot in Brooklyn was arrested and arraigned Thursday, nearly a week after he abruptly closed the venue, allegedly stiffing wedding couples and employees.

05/15/2014

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NYC’s 5 Best Whoopie Pies

The very best whoopie pies offer a cakey, airy chew and creamy frosting in the shape of a cookie. Here are our five favorite whoopie pie outposts in the city.

04/24/2014

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What To Eat At Brooklyn’s Smorgasburg

Brooklyn’s popular Smorgasburg heads outside again this weekend on April 5. We’ve outlined some of the best food to eat here.

04/04/2014

Pink elephant in Archway Plaza free to anyone who can haul it off (credit: Craigslist ad)

Huge Pink Elephant Living Under Manhattan Bridge Looking For New Home

Right underneath the Manhattan Bridge in DUMBO is another Dumbo. The huge big pink elephant has been in the Archway Plaza for months and is quite the star on social media.

03/13/2014

Brooklyn Assault

Police Search For Suspects In Attack On Woman In Vinegar Hill

Police on Wednesday were asking the public to help them find four suspects who attacked a woman in broad daylight in Vinegar Hill, Brooklyn.

03/05/2014

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New York’s 6 Best Touristy Restaurants Worth The Hype

While most of NYC’s touristy restaurants can be skipped, a few eateries are worth checking out. Whether you’re visiting the city or a New Yorker looking for a good meal, these six restaurants and food destinations are all worth braving the lines and tourists for.

02/03/2014

Buildings on West 42nd Street December 27, 2012. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: It’s The City That Never Sleeps…Because Of All That Noise!

Screeching subway trains, honking cars, roaring planes, barking dogs and boisterous people make noise the Big Apple’s No. 1 quality-of-life complaint, based on about 300,000 calls every year to the city’s 311 complaint hotline.

01/18/2014

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Toni On! New York: This Week We’re Getting In The Spirit

This week WLNY’s Toni Senecal is getting in the holiday spirit. She hit DUMBO and Red Hook to take care of some shopping and did her part to help out Superstorm Sandy victims who were still working to rebuild.

12/07/2013

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NYC’s 5 Best Stationery Stores

Public school starts next week in New York City. Get ready, or get the students you know ready, by visiting the stationery suppliers below for the very best in notebooks, pens, and other writing needs.

09/05/2013

DUMBO Warehouse Redevelopment

Contractor Picked For Major Redevelopment Of Dilapidated DUMBO Warehouses

Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Wednesday announced the contractors for a new plan for the redevelopment of a warren of empty warehouses along the East River in the DUMBO section of Brooklyn.

09/04/2013

Duke And Duchess Of Cambridge Leave The Lindo Wing With Their Newborn Son (Ben A. Pruchnie
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Big Boom For Brooklyn-Based Maker Of Prince George’s Swaddle

A Brooklyn-based company has been experiencing a business boom, all thanks to the royal baby.

08/05/2013

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