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How To Protect Your Valuables While Traveling

Learn valuable tips on how to protect your valuables while traveling.

10/01/2014

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Your Ultimate Fourth Of July Party Guide

This CBS Local Ultimate Guide to the Fourth Of July will have you prepared for the best Independence Day since 1776.

07/01/2014

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Fourth Of July Travel: What To Expect And How To Prepare

With 41 million Americans expected to travel this year, highways and airports will be packed with travelers looking to take advantage of the 3-day weekend.

06/30/2014

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From Home To Car: The Ultimate Guide To Planning Your Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day is almost upon us. The holiday marks the beginning of the summer season, and as such, it’s also the beginning of summer vacation for many.

05/21/2014

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Memorial Day Vacay: Best 3-Day Weekend Getaway Spots

For your Memorial Day mini-vacation, check out these cities with year-round appeal, plus extra holiday happenings.

05/12/2014

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Looming Snowstorm Pushes Up Holiday Shopping Deadlines

A snowstorm is on its way and holiday shopping deadlines have been moved up. Shoppers flooded malls and came across great deals on Friday night.

12/13/2013

Toys on the shelves of "Where To Turn", a Staten Island non-profit designed to help Sandy victims find holiday gifts. (Credit Jim Smith WCBS 880)

Staten Island Non-Profit Provides Holiday Gifts For Sandy Victims

A non-profit organization has opened a charity store on Staten Island that will spend the season providing gifts to Superstorm Sandy victims.

12/07/2013

Young Toys for Tots donor makes a cookie at  FAO Schwarz on Dec. 6, 2013 (Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

FAO Schwarz Helps To Bring Magic Of Holidays To Children

The store is also hosting a special event Friday to help drum up as many cash and toy donations as possible.

12/06/2013

Travelers check in for holiday flights at O'Hare International Airport on November 27, 2013 in Chicago. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Storm Upends Some Holiday Travel

Heavy rain and winds began sweeping through the area Tuesday night, causing holiday travel head aches for some early Wednesday.

11/27/2013

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Holiday Travel Disruptions Mount As Winter Storm Moves In

Forecasters say a storm system has the potential to bring 2 to 4 inches of rain from Tuesday night through Wednesday.

11/26/2013

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NYC’s 8 Best New Year’s Eve Dinner Menus

Toast to 2013 with your loved ones over a delicious prix-fixe dinner. Make reservations for an early or late seating at one of these NYC restaurants offering standout New Year’s Eve menus. By Sarah Shaker. […]

12/27/2012

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)

Share Your Christmas Photos With CBSNewYork!

We’d like to see how you’re celebrating Christmas. Show us your holiday cheer and then come back later to see if we use your photo on our site – or on air!

12/25/2012

Oprah's Favorite Things On The Couch

More Gifting Ideas: Oprah’s Favorite Things

A good rule of thumb: You can’t go wrong by following Oprah’s lead. Her annual list of her favorite things is loaded with cool gift ideas. Some of them may be outrageously expensive, but pretty […]

12/21/2012

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Kosher Cooking For Chanukah: Apple Fritters Dipped In Chocolate

To give us a taste of some holiday favorites, Chef David Kolotkin hit The Couch to share his recipes. He showed us how to make apple fritters dipped in chocolate, along with spiked apple sauce.

12/10/2012

12.6 FIt Gifts

7 New Fitness Gadgets & Gift Ideas

Bahar Takhtehchian, Editor-at-Large at SHAPE, hit The Couch to show us some cutting edge gadgets that can boost your performance and help you break a sweat safely.

12/06/2012

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