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You Can Now Order A Book That Lets You Sniff Your Way Through NYC

Several months ago, we told you about a book in the works that is right up the alley of those who loves the smells of New York City. Well, now it’s available for pre-order.


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Hoboken’s 7 Best Slices Of Pizza

Hoboken has no shortage of options when it comes to pizza. Here are the best bets, whether you’re looking for a quick bite or a night out.

CBS New York–06/07/2012

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NY Food Truck Lunch: Valducci’s Pizza

Valducci’s serves Sicilian-style pizza with various toppings. We went for a slice with fresh ricotta cheese and a slice with fried eggplant on top. Each cost $4 and was about 8″ long.

CBS New York–04/05/2012

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New Jersey’s 7 Best Slices Of Pizza

With so many joints devoted to the revered item throughout the state, choosing just a few was nearly impossible. We know the Garden State prides itself on great pizza – here are our picks for the best slices.


First Lady Michelle Obama holds a plate of food while walking down the school lunchline in the cafeteria at Parklawn Elementary School- Alexandria, VA - Jan 25, 2012 (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

NYU Professor Reacts To New School Lunches

Even when pizza is on the menu, school lunches are going to be healthier.


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New Jersey Pizza Maker Holds Off Robbers By Throwing Knives

When a gunshot somehow went off, hitting a brick wall in the Trenton pizzeria, a guy in the kitchen decided to start throwing knives at the robbers.


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Brooklyn’s 5 Best Slices Of Pizza

Brooklyn has earned a reputation for boasting some of the country’s best pizza. Here are our five picks for the borough’s best slices.

CBS New York–01/18/2012

This receipt was posted by Twitter user Minhee Cho (@mintymin) on Jan. 7, 2012.

Papa John’s Fires Employee For Using Racial Slur To ID Korean Woman On Receipt

Papa John’s served a Harlem resident a hot slice of racism, according to the New York post. When Minhee Cho, 24, ordered a pizza from the chain restaurant she was surprised to see that her receipt identified her using a racial slur referring to her eyes.


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Brooklynites Weigh In On Failed Health Inspection At Legendary Di Fara Pizza

The restaurant was hit with 67 code violations last week by the city because of food storage temperatures and signs of mice and flies.


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Is Pizza A Veggie? New York Residents Weigh In As Congress Considers Bill

You could call it the “defense of pizza act” in congress — a measure designating the sauce on a slice as a veggie. Industry sources admit it is a move to keep pizza in the school lunch mix.


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WCBS-FM Radio Host To Name Tri-State Area’s Best Pizza

WCBS-FM’s Joe Causi, Brooklyn’s own “Man About Town” has taken on the tireless task of determining the best pizza in the Tri-State area.


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Smells Of New York City Compiled In Scratch-N-Sniff Book ‘New York, Phew York’

New York City is known for, among other things, well, how do we say this, its scents – both the good and the bad.


The Empire State Building is seen from West 34th Street - New York, NY - May 10, 2011 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

Yankees Bring Smiles To Children Of Haiti’s Earthquake During HOPE Week

The New York Yankees may have lost to the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday, but some kids from Haiti who lost just about everything were big winners as HOPE Week continued.


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Democratic District Leader Charged In Harrison Pizza Prank

Harrison Democratic district leader Maria Polera has been charged with sending unauthorized pizzas to the home of the town’s mayor Joan Walsh for about a year.


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Harrison Mayor Joan Walsh Tired Of Pizza Pranksters

For the past year, pizzas keep showing up at her house on almost on a weekly basis – pizzas she never ordered.