CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

NY

(Photo credit: Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

NYC’s Best Fall And Winter Events For Food and Fun

Fall into fun at these 5 autumn festivals. From rockin’ music parties to mouthwatering cooking demonstrations, there is sure to be something for everyone.

12/26/2013

NEW ORLEANS, LA - DECEMBER 08: Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers is tackled by Malcolm Jenkins #27 of the New Orleans Saints at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on December 8, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Jets Need Full Team Effort In Order To Beat Panthers

Gang Green enters this game relatively healthy. Can the Jets find a way to beat one of the league’s best teams?

12/13/2013

crop_down.jpg

Must-Hit NY Beercation Breweries

Renowned more for its Riesling than its rye, New York’s grape-growing Finger Lakes region — think Western Upstate, between Ithaca, Rochester, and Syracuse — is actually one of the country’s most underrated beer destinations. Home to 36 craft breweries and 19 brewpubs (the largest concentration of beermakers in the state, despite what you might think!), it’s the perfect spot for a weekend beercation.

12/13/2013

Work continues on a new pavilion at Rockaway Beach following the devastation of Superstorm Sandy, which destroyed large parts of the boardwalk, on October 29, 2013.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Photos: From Despair To Repair, One Year After Superstorm Sandy

Many residents of the Rockaways and neighboring Breezy Point are reflecting on the progress made over the past year while acknowledging the problems still evident. Meanwhile, In New Jersey, the Seaside Heights boardwalk and amusement park remains under construction one year after being partially destroyed by Superstorm Sandy in October 2012, and damaged again in September 2013 by an electrical fire.

10/29/2013

"It's a short bus, so that's what we call it, Shorty."

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Larry On Park Avenue

“The wheels on the bus go round and round.” – Larry and his Chevy School Bus

09/04/2012

Photo Credit: Pianos

NYC’s 5 Best Hipster Bars

Put on your foam-mesh trucker’s cap and dust off the monogrammed slim-fitting t-shirt, it’s time get in touch with your inner-hipster. If you’re looking for indie music, oddly named drinks, and a consistently artsy crowd, these are the bars for you.

05/24/2012

2013 Nissan Altima (credit: Brady Holt)

5 ‘Everyman’ Cars Turning Heads At The 2012 New York Auto Show

Besides the flashy performance cars, some trusted, everyday drives have been redesigned and rereleased.

04/05/2012

“The car was originally designed to be an expedition vehicle.”

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Frank On Furniture Row in SoHo

“Have big vehicle, will travel.” – Frank and his Range Rover

03/12/2012

"My name is Franklin."

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Franklin In Lennox Hill

“It’s a 2006 Ford Expedition. It’s big and powerful. I love it.” – Franklin and his 2006 Ford Expedition

02/06/2012

“I like this car because it is very comfortable.”

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Joseph On Park Avenue

“Hybrid is important when gas costs over $4 a gallon.” – Joseph and his Toyota Camry Hybrid

01/30/2012

Iowa Lottery CEO Terry Rich holding the winning lottery ticket at a news conference after it was claimed on Dec. 29, 2011 (credit: YouTube)

Westchester Lawyer Withdraws Multimillion Dollar Iowa Lottery Claim

Iowa Lottery CEO Terry Rich said the whole thing has been bizarre since Crawford Shaw of Bedford, NY claimed the ticket on Dec. 29, 2011, 13 months after it was purchased at a Des Moines gas station.

01/27/2012

"I’m waiting to pick up a client."

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Hassan In Midtown

“Odometer? I have 140 miles. I just received it like two days ago.” – Hassan and his Mercedes Benz R350

01/23/2012

"You let the momentum and the inertia of the car do a lot of the work."

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Bill In West Orange New Jersey

“It requires a whole new attitude towards driving–something called stealth driving.” – Bill and his Toyota Prius

01/17/2012

"We call it the HHR."

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Masami And Daughter In The Village

“It’s a happy car! It runs smooth and it does well on gas.” – Masami and her Chevy HHR

01/09/2012

"No eating in the car. It lasted for about a month."

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Cody In Chelsea

“When we first got the car, there were rules, but they quickly got thrown out.” – Cody and his Toyota Corolla

01/02/2012

more