Ice Skating

Kids ice skating (file/credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn Ice Celebration Set For Monday In Prospect Park

The completely free program is held at the rink in Prospect Park. There are 40 students in the current program, which is funded through donations.

03/23/2014

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NYC’s 5 Best Ice Skating Rinks

Ice skating is easy: you strap on some skates, and just go. OK, OK, so maybe ice skating is harder than it sounds. At the rinks below, you’ll join native and non-native New Yorkers as […]

02/03/2014

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Outdoor Valentine’s Day Date Ideas

Get creative this Valentine’s Day with a date outdoors, no matter what climate you live in.

01/19/2014

McCarren Rink opens, Nov. 15, 2013. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

McCarren Rink Opens To Skaters

The rink will be open from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. seven days a week until Jan. 4, 2014

11/15/2013

Photo Credit: Lincoln Park Zoo Lights Festival/Todd Rosenberg Photography 2011

Best Places For Outdoor Winter Activities In Chicago

Once you’ve pushed yourself to brave the lower temperatures, you’ll find that Chicago does have some fun winter activities to offer.

01/18/2013

Ice Skating

The 11 Best Ice Skating Rinks In NY, Conn., N.J.

New York City is home to one of the most famous skating rinks in the country, and quality skating locations can be found throughout the Tri-State area.

CBS New York–12/27/2011

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Free In NYC: Food, Drink & Hair Stylings At Bryant Park’s ‘Winter Wonderland’ Event

Just after Tuesday evening’s lighting of the tree and Sarah McLachlan performance, Bryant Park is putting on another show-stopping event Wednesday night.

11/30/2011

Rod Gilbert gives an ice skating lesson at the Madison Square Garden training facility - Tarrytown, NY - Jul 6, 2011 (credit: Catherine Cioffi / WCBS 880)

At-Risk Children Get Ice Skating Lesson In Tarrytown From Hockey Hall Of Famer

Some special children got a very cool lesson on this hot day.

07/06/2011

Young figure skaters and parents rallied for more ice time at Riverbank State Park, where they say the rink is dominated by boys' hockey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Figure Skaters Call For Equal Time At Harlem Ice Rink

A clash-on-ice is intensifying between parents in Harlem, with a figure skating group accusing the state of giving young girls the cold shoulder in favor of boys’ hockey.

03/20/2011

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NYC Cold Weather Date Ideas

Turn up the heat on your NYC winter romance. Here are some fun New York City date ideas for when the weather outside gets frightful.

CBS New York–02/04/2011

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Where To Go Ice Skating In NY And NJ

Feel like ice skating this weekend? Hit these rinks with your friends for some winter fun, or bring the kids if you’re looking for some quality family time.

CBS New York–01/21/2011