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CBS 2's Marcia Kramer got an inside look at the new 'Tavern On The Green'. (Credit: CBS 2)

Tavern On The Green To Reopen Following Major Restoration

People from the area were checking out the menu posted out front on Wednesday, happy to see that the restaurant really is coming back.

7 hours ago

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The 25 Best Beaches In The World

After months of polar vortexes it’s finally almost time to lay out in the sun and sand. To help get the ball rolling, we rounded up the 25 best beaches in the world.

17 hours ago

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NYC’s Best Raw Food Restaurants

Going raw doesn’t necessarily mean compromising on quality, delicious food. Stacy Stowers, author of Eat Raw Not Cooked, plays restaurant critic this week with her top picks for New York City’s best raw bites.

04/22/2014

Recycling trash bins line the street at an Earth Day event in Times Square on April 22, 2010 in New York City.(Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

4 Fun Ways To Celebrate Earth Day In New York City

If you’re looking for a few different ways to celebrate the 42nd anniversary of Earth Day, check out our list of top six Earth Day events around New York City

CBS New York–04/22/2014

Police at a home in Brooklyn after a body was discovered in a storage container. (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Police Questioning Person Of Interest After Body Found Stuffed In Storage Container

Police said they made the discovery at a home in the Flatlands section of Brooklyn at about 12:30 p.m. Saturday.

04/19/2014

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Activists Protest Outside Liam Neeson’s Manhattan Apartment Over Horse-Drawn Carriage Support

Neeson didn’t appear Saturday as about 50 demonstrators filled the sidewalk in front of his Manhattan apartment building.

04/19/2014

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Tracy Morgan Sits Down with Hannibal Buress To Talk About ‘SNL,’ ’30 Rock,’ & What’s Next

Tracy Morgan considers Richard Pryor to be the Messiah of comedy but ask him who the greatest living comedian is and he’ll say it’s himself. That’s exactly why his fans came out to see him on Wednesday night. Because only Tracy Morgan could say that and make it funny.

04/18/2014

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City Halts Work At Building Where Worker Fell To His Death

The city’s Department of Buildings issued a stop work order for 424 West 33rd St. following inspections Monday and Tuesday.

04/16/2014

FILE - A smoker outside an office building in New York City.   (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Nassau Lawmaker Wants To Raise Smoking Age To 21 Like Suffolk County, NYC

On Monday, Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone signed into law a measure raising the minimum age to buy tobacco products from 19 to 21. It takes effect on Jan. 1.

04/15/2014

Police said they discovered explosive devices in the home on Brighton 10th Terrace in Brooklyn on April 10, 2014 (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Lawyer: NYC EMT Had Fireworks At Brooklyn Home, Not Explosives

Attorney Oliver Storch said at the 29-year-old’s arraignment that weapons recovered at his Brooklyn home were actually “inoperable props.”

04/12/2014

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NYC Building Service Workers Reach Tentative Labor Deal To Avoid Strike

The deal announced Friday by Local 32BJ of the Service Employees Union and the Realty Advisory Board on Labor Relations will provide raises of 11.3 percent over four years.

04/11/2014

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NYC’s 5 Best Soap Shops

Spring cleaning shouldn’t stop with the house. Read on for New York City’s best purveyors of housemade, artisanal soaps.

04/11/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 02: (L-R) Actors Tara Reid and Ian Ziering, at Fathom Events Presents The Premiere Of The Asylum And Syfy's 'Sharknado' at Regal Cinemas L.A. Live on August 2, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Flying Sharks To Take A Bite Out Of The Big Apple

The Syfy network’s “Sharknado 2: The Second One” is due out on July 30.

04/08/2014

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Grab a Seat: Chalk Point Kitchen and The Handy Liquor Bar Open in SoHo

Looking for a new place to grab a good meal and an after dinner drink? Make your way over to Chalk Point Kitchen and The Handy Liquor Bar.

04/04/2014

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What To Eat At Brooklyn’s Smorgasburg

Brooklyn’s popular Smorgasburg heads outside again this weekend on April 5. We’ve outlined some of the best food to eat here.

04/04/2014

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