Madison Square Park

The MV-1 handicapped accesible taxi is seen at the Flatiron North Pedestrian Plaza - New York, NY - Jan 10, 2012 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Wheelchair Friendly Taxi Rolled Out In Manhattan Today

Large enough for two wheelchairs and several passengers, the MV-1 got a big thumbs up from Ronnie Ramond with the Taxis For All Campaign.


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5 Fun Family Events And Things To Do With Kids This Fall In NYC

Just a few of the events for the whole family going on in the city this autumn.

CBS New York–10/04/2011

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Tennis In The Park

It wasn’t just another typical sunny Saturday in the park as hundreds of tennis fans gathered around a giant screen at Madison Square Park to watch the US Open Men’s Singles Semifinals match between Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer.


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Annual ‘Big Apple BBQ’ Block Party Fires Up Madison Square Park

Madison Square Park will be on fire this weekend—and it has nothing to do with the rising temperatures.


NYC Park Huge Sculpture

Spanish Artist Jaume Plensa’s Giant Sculpture Unveiled In NYC

A giant sculpture of a girl’s head by Spanish artist Jaume Plensa has landed in New York City’s Madison Square Park.


Veterans Day Parade 2010 (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

New York City Honors Nation’s Veterans

Thousands of marchers paraded up Fifth Avenue today honoring those serving in the armed forces in Afghanistan and Iraq, as well as those who wore the uniform during conflicts including World War II, Korea and Vietnam.


Central Park's Heckscher playground in New York City

Free Fun For Kids At NYC Parks And Playgrounds

Where to bring your little ones for some outdoor fun in the Big Apple.

CBS New York–10/25/2010