Grinch

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 09:  People shop at an outdoor holiday market in celebration of the season on December 9, 2013 in New York City. With the lighting of the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree last Wednesday evening, the holiday shopping season has officially started in New York with tens of thousands of tourists expected to visit the city to shop, see shows and sightsee.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Booming Tourism Industry Could Ease Burden On City Tax Payers

The boom in tourism has been ten years in the making. It was spearheaded by Mayor Bloomberg.

12/11/2013

As New Yorkers are finding out, live trees inside building lobbies are considered fire hazards and the FDNY will remove them, regardless of your Christmas spirit. (Photo: CBS 2)

FDNY Called A Bunch Of Grinches For Removing Live Xmas Trees From Lobbies

In a city of small spaces, an apartment building lobby is often an extension of people’s homes. And during the holidays that includes all those decorations. But did you know Christmas trees can be illegal?

12/19/2012

Grinch has change of heart

The Grinch Who Gave Back Christmas? Staten Island Man Has The Proof On Video

It was a surprising twist in a case of stolen Christmas presents. Surveillance cameras caught the thief in action and his change of heart.

01/03/2012

The church now keeps donated gifts in a locked storage facility. (credit: CBS 2)

NJ Church Parishioners Replace Stolen Gifts Meant For Families In Need

A Grinch who took thousands of dollars worth of toys from a church, will not ruin Christmas for needy families in New Jersey.

12/19/2011