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The Fancy Food Show is set to open in New York on Sunday. (Credit: CBS 2)

A Tasty Preview Of The Fancy Food Show, North America’s Largest Specialty Food Exhibition

Exhibitors have come from around the world to the tri-state area to show New Yorkers what’s next in the world of food.

06/28/2014

New York International Auto Show (Credit: CBS 2)

Ride Like The Rich And Famous At The NY International Auto Show

From the tiniest cars, to those that drive themselves, to one offering 360-degree view outside. The flashiest of wheels that have yet to hit the showroom can be found at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center this week.

04/19/2014

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Must-See US Technology Conventions In 2014

Among the must-see technology conventions to visit are the Cloud Expo in New York, E3 2014 in Los Angeles, MacWorld/iWorld and Dreamforce in San Francisco and South by Southwest in Austin.

02/04/2014

Sign outside Javits Center for 2014 New York Boat Show. The show opens Jan. 1, 2014 (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Boats Begin Cruising Into Javits Center Ahead Of Annual New York Boat Show

The cavernous convention center will be transformed over the next few days as more boats dock inside before the show opens on Wednesday.

12/27/2013

Comic Con 2013 attendees dress as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. (credit: Michelle Pepe/1010 WINS)

Comic Con Craze Returns To NYC

The annual event brought together comic book, video game, and science fiction fans from all over the country. Crazy costumes for everyone were the norm.

10/11/2013

All-American Girls Professional Baseball League table at FanFest (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Former All-American Girls Professional Baseball League Player Makes Appearance At FanFest

The All-American Girls Professional Baseball League was started during World War II, WCBS 880’s Monica Miller reported.

07/15/2013

Mookie Wilson opens up FanFest at the Javits Center (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

2013 All-Star FanFest Kicks Off At Javits Center

All-Star festivities in New York officially kicked off Friday when the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center opened its doors to FanFest, the world’s largest interactive baseball theme park.

07/12/2013

Replica baseball diamond being built for MLB FanFest at the Javits Center. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

MLB FanFest Touted As ‘Baseball Heaven On Earth’

Ahead of Major League Baseball’s All-Star Game at Citi Field Tuesday night, a big FanFest will be held at Jacob K. Javits Convention Center beginning on Friday.

07/10/2013

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Reports: Cops Step Up Efforts To Curb Easter Sunday ‘Wilding’ In Midtown

In 2010 hundreds of young people brawled and fired guns during a ‘wilding’ spree in Midtown following the New York International Auto Show on Easter Sunday.

03/30/2013

LIRR Train (credit: purist_andrew/Flickr)

LIRR Train Detained As Father, Son Carry Realistic-Looking Guns En Route To Comic Con

Police briefly detained a Long Island Rail Road train headed to New York City after a pair of passengers got on dressed in camouflage and carrying realistic-looking guns.

10/13/2012

A participant in New York Comic Con in 2010 (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

New York Comic Con Returns To Javits Center

If you see more Jedi Knights, Whovians, or Trekkies in the city, there’s a very good reason.

10/11/2012

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Visitors Get One Last Chance To See A Piece Of The High Line In Pristine State

They are getting ready to extend the high line from its northern terminus at 30th Street to the Javits Center.

10/06/2012

Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: Flickr.com)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Plan For Convention Center At Aqueduct Racetrack Is Scrapped

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said that the proposal unveiled as a centerpiece of his State of the State speech isn’t going forward, but he hopes to have developers compete next year for a project that could include a casino.

06/02/2012

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From Borough To Borough, New Yorkers Get Into The Act Of Earth Day

It’s Earth Day, and New Yorkers are getting into the act. Magnolia Bakery on Bleecker Street got into the spirit of the day, celebrating with special cupcakes. For each cupcake sold, a dollar is donated to city parks.

04/22/2012

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The Hottest Water Craft Gadgets On Display At The Javits Center

The boat show is here this weekend and along with the multimillion dollar yachts, there are also a new variety of tech toys for the avid fisherman or a beginning mariner.

01/07/2012

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