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Smoke rises from an apartment complex in Edgewater, New Jersey on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, following a massive fire. (Credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS880)

Yankees Radio Announcer Plans Fundraiser To Help Edgewater Fire Victims

A charity fundraiser is being planned in the form of a celebrity meet and greet in New City.

02/09/2015

Joe D'Urso (right) and Peter Elkas (left) perform at CBS2 studios as a preview to the Light of Day Foundation's Winterfest (Credit: CBS2

Light Of Day Foundation’s Winterfest Raises Money For Parkinson’s Research

The Light of Day Foundation’s Winterfest main event is going on in Asbury Park, New Jersey Saturday.

01/17/2015

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Bronx Principal Runs 100 Miles On School’s Track

Principal Daniel O’Keefe ran almost non-stop for 24 hours to raise money for school athletics and activities.

11/08/2014

Kenneth Shinozuka (Credit: CBS 2)

Teen Honored At Alzheimer’s Research Fundraiser At Riverside Park

Kenneth Shinozuka, 16, was presented with the New York City Alzheimer’s Association’s first-ever Young Innovators Award on Sunday.

10/19/2014

CBS 2's Diane Macedo sat down with Orchard Beach Classic Car and Motorcycle Show founder Joe Caldwell and comedian Vic Dibitetto (Credit: CBS 2)

Interview: Orchard Beach Car Show Raising Money For 9/11 Fund

The show is raising money for the Widows and Children of 9/11 Fund as well as other charities.

09/20/2014

Coney Island Sand Sculpting Competition on Aug. 16, 2014 (Credit: Monica Miller/ WCBS 880)

Coney Island’s Sand Sculpting Competition Raises Funds For Sandy Victims

The 24th annual Sand Sculpting Competition raised money for victims of Superstorm Sandy.

08/16/2014

Paddleboarders take part in the Sufers' Environmental Alliance's SEA Paddle NYC fundraiser (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Group Fundraises For Autism Programs With Paddleboarding Event

Dozens of paddleboarders took to the water Monday in an effort to raise money for autism and environmental programs.

08/11/2014

Indiana Governor Mike Pence. (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

N.Y. GOP Chairman: Indiana Gov. Mike Pence Has ‘Presidential Qualities’

New York Republican Party Chairman Ed Cox on Thursday said Indiana Gov. Mike Pence has “presidential qualities.”

06/26/2014

Stories from Main Street (credit: CBSNewYork)

Stories From Main Street: Rockland Man Paralyzed In Surfing Accident Bolstered By Supporters

The New City husband and father was paralyzed following a surfing accident at the Jersey shore last fall.

04/28/2014

A 15-year-old girl was killed and three other people were injured after an SUV went out of control, slammed into a bunch of cars and then hit a group of people outside a carnival in Yonkers on Oct. 11, 2013. (Photo: CBS 2)

2-Day Benefit To Be Held For Family Impacted By Fatal Yonkers Crash

Witnesses said an out-of-control Jeep ran over two of the Gill sisters on Oct. 11, killing 15-year-old Kalie. Her 12-year-old sister Lindsey remains hospitalized.

11/11/2013

Run For Typhoon Victims

Runners Take To Central Park Paths To Raise Funds For Typhoon Victims

The devastation sparked by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines has prompted people in the Tri-State Area to act – especially those with personal ties to the country.

11/10/2013

NYC mayoral candidates Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota (credit: Getty Images)

Lhota Continues Attacking De Blasio With Two Weeks To Go Before Mayoral Election

Lhota’s significant shift in strategy comes on the heels of the campaign’s first debate last week, when the Republican appeared caught off guard by de Blasio’s aggressiveness.

10/21/2013

Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks during the annual Clinton Global Initiative meeting on September 24, 2013. (credit: Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

Hillary Clinton To Host Fundraiser For Bill De Blasio

Clinton and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, endorsed the Democratic nominee last week.

09/26/2013

Newark Mayor Cory Booker  (Photo by Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

Report: Damon, Affleck Set To Host Fundraiser For Cory Booker

Matt Damon and Ben Affleck will be among the headliners for a Hollywood fundraiser on behalf of New Jersey U.S. Senate candidate Cory Booker, according to a published report.

08/27/2013

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Bridal Gowns New And Used Up For Sale To Fight Cancer

The busy summer wedding season is just about here, and on Sunday, brides-to-be were getting a bargain on gowns while also helping the fight against cancer.

05/19/2013

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