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B&C Morning Show: Giving Away A Trip To New Orleans — Boomer & Carton Style

Monday marked the first installment of the Boomer & Carton ‘Super Bowl Mystery Guest’ contest — and it went swimmingly well.

WFAN–01/14/2013

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CBS Announces Major Pre-Super Bowl Broadcast Hub At NOLA’s Jackson Square

A bevy of Super shows will be aired from New Orleans leading up to CBS’ broadcast of Super Bowl XLVII. CBS Corporation has announced its plans for a major broadcast hub in the heart of the city’s historic French Quarter.

12/06/2012

Men clean a home damaged by Sandy in Broad Channel, Queens - Nov. 5, 2012 (credit: Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

New Orleans Firefighters Come To Help NYC Firefighters Who Helped Them After Katrina

This morning, roughly one dozen started swinging hammers and sawing wood in the Rockaways, whatever needs to be done to help members of the FDNY rebuild their own homes damaged by the storm.

11/28/2012

Volunteers unload supplies at Amityville High School (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Two Truckloads Of Supplies Donated By New Orleans Residents Arrive On Long Island

Those in need can go to Amityville High School, where the supplies have been unloaded.

11/20/2012

Isaac Hits New Orleans, Gulf Coast (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images News)

Isaac Causing Big Problems, But Proving To Be Far Weaker Than Katrina

Hurricane Isaac sidestepped New Orleans on Wednesday, sending the worst of its howling wind and heavy rain into a cluster of rural fishing villages that had few defenses against the slow-moving storm that could bring days of unending rain.

08/29/2012

Tim Tebow (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images), Jim Cantore (credit: Jonathan Saruk/The Weather Channel via Getty Images)

Weather Channel’s Jim Cantore Tebows During Hurricane Isaac

With all eyes Wednesday morning on New Orleans and Hurricane Isaac, television viewers expected to see pounding rain and wind-battered correspondents. But they probably weren’t counting on an impromptu “Tebowing.”

08/29/2012

A worker attaches plywood to the window of his shop ahead of Tropical Storm Isaac on August 27, 2012 in New Orleans. (credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Isaac, Now A Hurricane, Makes Landfall In Southeast Louisiana

More than 20 volunteers from New York City, Long Island, and the Lower Hudson Valley were deployed Monday morning to work on shelter management, mental health support, health services support and logistics.

08/28/2012

A worker attaches plywood to the window of his shop ahead of Tropical Storm Isaac on August 27, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Tropical Storm Isaac is expected to strengthen into at least a Category 1 hurricane before making landfall near Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Opinion: As Hurricane Isaac Threatens The GOP Continues To Party

As Hurricane Isaac threatens the Gulf again, we will see if Katrina and Isaac serve as bookends of GOP hostility to federal disaster relief. An odd stance for a party that claims to “choose life” while watching people die in natural disasters rather than provide an adequate response.

08/28/2012

Torah carried out of Congregation Beth Israel following Hurricane Katrina (credit: http://bethisraelnola.com)

Former Riverdale Rabbi Helps Rebuild New Orleans Congregation After Katrina

Seven years after Hurricane Katrina decimated much of New Orleans, a local rabbi dedicates a new synagogue he helped rebuild. Rabbi Topolosky said that natural disaster really affected him and left him compelled to act.

08/26/2012

Bourbon Street - New York, NY - Feb 21, 2012 (credit: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880)

Mardi Gras Comes To Restaurant Row In NYC

There are Mardi Gras masks hanging over the bar at Bourbon Street on West 46th Street and shiny beads are everywhere.

02/21/2012

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Carmelo Anthony Doubtful For Knicks-Hornets Friday

The Knicks hoped Anthony would be available to return this weekend. If he doesn’t play Friday, their next game is at home Sunday against Dallas.

WFAN–02/17/2012

Seafare Salad at Zabar's (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Zabar’s Clears The Air About Its ‘Lobster’ Salad

Zabar’s has been selling its lobster salad for over twenty years, but recently a reporter from New Orleans visited the Upper West Side store and decided to give New York a heads up about what’s really in it.

08/11/2011

People walk past the New York Stock Exchange - New York, NY (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Group Finds New York City Is Number One For Walking

Despite its urban obstacles, the Big Apple is the best spot in the country to walk, according to Walk Score, a group that promotes making cities more walkable.

08/02/2011

New Jersey Statehouse - Trenton, NJ - File Photo

Thousands Protest As Vote On NJ Public Worker Benefits Nears

Thousands of unionized public workers protested outside the Statehouse against legislation that would require a half-million government employees to make sharply higher health care and pension contributions.

06/23/2011

A unidentified man cleans the street in Tribeca (credit: ERIC FEFERBERG/AFP/Getty Images)

Travel + Leisure’s Dirty Little Secret: New York City No Longer Ranked Number One

Start spreading the news — but clean up when you’re done. The Big Apple is no longer number one … when it comes to filth.

06/14/2011

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