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Canstruction at the Winter Garden - Feb. 5, 2013 (credit: WLNY)

Mobile Couch: Canstruction At The Winter Garden

There’s a group that’s creating art, one can at a time, and it’s all for a good cause.

02/05/2013

Rescue Workers At Ground Zero (credit: Beth A. Keiser/AFP/Getty Images)

Quinn: City Should Help 9/11 Volunteers Get Health Compensation

In order to qualify for federal help, sick or injured Ground Zero volunteers who lack other proof must have two people swear they worked there. Quinn said the city should help these volunteers locate first responders and others who can attest to their service.

01/03/2013

Trinity Episcopal Church Children's Mass Dec. 24, 2012. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Standing Room Only Crowd Packs Trinity Church’s Children’s Mass

The church has been offering a Children’s Mass for the past 15 years and lets kids tell the story of Mary, Joseph and baby Jesus.

12/24/2012

Pasanella and Son Vitners on South Street (credit: Google Maps)

South Street Wine Store Open After Sandy, But Hopes It Can Survive Into Next Year

Many stores in Lower Manhattan damaged by superstorm Sandy haven’t been able to benefit from the holiday season. But at one business near the South Street Seaport, they’re counting their lucky stars and their Christmas receipts.

12/24/2012

South Street Seaport - Nov. 30, 2012 (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

Museum Reopens, But South Street Seaport Struggles

The South Street Seaport Museum reopened to visitors Monday for the first time since Superstorm Sandy, and was set to launch two new exhibits on Friday.

12/10/2012

Journal Square PATH Station

More Service To Resume On PATH, LIRR Train Lines

Nearly four weeks after Superstorm Sandy, PATH train service from New Jersey to Lower Manhattan will resume on Monday morning.

11/24/2012

Lower Manhattan Small Businesses

Lower Manhattan Business Owners Trying To Make Comeback After Sandy

Small business owners in Lower Manhattan have been trying to get going again after Superstorm Sandy, and the federal government has been trying to help them.

11/20/2012

(credit: Jean-Christophe Benoist)

NYC’s 5 Best Lunchtime Concerts

It sounds indulgent – but it isn’t. Instead of wolfing down a slice while walking, or, worse, trying to keep crumbs off your keyboard while multitasking, spend your lunch hour at a concert.

11/19/2012

Sandy recovery in Lower Manhattan - Nov. 16, 2012 (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

Lower Manhattan Still Struggling To Get Back To Normal After Sandy

While most of Manhattan is back to its normal routine following superstorm Sandy, Lower Manhattan is still littered with reminders of the storm’s wrath.

11/16/2012

Front Street in Lower Manhattan (credit: CBS 2)

Businesses On Front Street Struggling To Recover Post Superstorm Sandy

Manhattan’s Front Street is one of New York City’s most historic districts. The typically bustling area is now mostly abandoned after being flooded by eight feet of ocean water during Superstorm Sandy.

11/15/2012

Lower Manhattan without power (Jen Fowler/Facebook)

Con Ed Urges Lower Manhattan Customers To Conserve Power

Con Edison has urged customers who recently got their power back in Lower Manhattan to conserve energy while crews work to reinforce underground systems.

11/04/2012

A darkened Flatiron Building rises over an empty street in a section of Manhattan still in a blackout following Hurricane Sandy on October 30, 2012. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Cuomo: Power Back In Manhattan For All Grids But One

Con Edison planned to have power to restored to all of Lower Manhattan by Saturday morning.

CBS New York–11/03/2012

Lower Manhattan without power (Jen Fowler/Facebook)

Con Ed Says ‘Vast Majority’ Will Have Power Restored By Next Weekend, Nov. 10-11

The effort to restore power to those impacted by megastorm Sandy will apparently take longer than initially hoped.

11/01/2012

(credit: Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Battery Park Underpass Remains Submerged; Lower Manhattan A Ghost Town

The southernmost tip of Manhattan was as deserted as an Old West ghost town Wednesday evening, but anyone who passed through would find much of the area remained in horrific shape in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy.

CBS New York–10/31/2012

Mayor Michael Bloomberg (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Mayor Bloomberg Rings Opening Bell At NYSE

Trading resumed on the New York Stock Exchange Wednesday after being closed for two days because of Hurricane Sandy. New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg ran the opening bell.

10/31/2012

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