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Five Little Known Facts About “A Christmas Carol”

Carlo DeVito, author of “Inventing Scrooge” from sister company Simon & Schuster, shares five little known facts about Charles Dicken’s “A Christmas Carol.”

12/08/2014

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How To Save Your Dough

‘Tis the season of going broke because you have to show all of your loved ones just how much you care by giving them material items… Luckily we’re here to show you how to provide for the one who really counts (you) when you’re short on cash.

12/04/2014

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5 Essentials For Your Next Staycation

As Farris Bueller taught us, mental health is just as important as physical health. So CBS Local Eat. See. Play. put together a list of products that even you weirdos who are like “well I want to go to work because I like to feel productive”, will enjoy.

11/13/2014

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Wireless TV Headphones: Tune In & Tune Out

Brookstone is now selling an awesome product to drown out your roommates stomping, singing, and other noises you’d rather not hear… The new 2.4Hz Wireless TV Headphones not only connect to your TV, but also to your stereo, computer, and mobile device.

10/23/2014

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Get Sandy

Long ago were the days of playing in a sandbox and running away from girls with cooties. Even though you’re still running away cootie ridden girls (good call, you don’t want to catch the adult version), we know the days of unlimited playtime have are gone and have since been replaced with sitting in a cubicle staring at a computer screen for hours on end.

10/09/2014

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3-in-1-Hand Warmer (phone charger and flashlight)

But fear not my freezing friends; I think I’ve found something that might ease your pain, both mentally and physically. With the 3-in-1-handwarmer from Canoe, you can warm up your hands and charge your phone, all while eliminating those long dark nights.

10/02/2014

Actors Jonathan Groff, Hugh Jackman and Lucy Liu speak onstage at the 2014 Tony Awards Nominations Ceremony at the Diamond Horseshoe at the Paramount Hotel on April 29, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions)

‘A Gentleman’s Guide’ Leads Tony Nominations

Nominations for Broadway’s Tony Awards will be announced Tuesday, but unlike most years, there no obvious front-runners for best musical or play and virtually no lock in the acting categories.

04/29/2014

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Study: Tablets, Smartphones Are The New Electronic Babysitters

Tablets and smartphones have found their way into a growing number of tiny hands, according to a new study.

10/29/2013

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Yankees, ‘Lombardi’ Producers Seek Round-Tripper On Broadway

The Yankees are known for providing great theater in October — be it good or bad. Just ask Alex Rodriguez. Now the drama is coming to Broadway.

11/16/2012

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Top 10 Restaurants For A Pre-Theater Dinner

Looking for a place to dine before the show? Here are a list of 10 great restaurants in the Theater District that offer great food, atmospheres and staff that will make sure you get to your show on time.

CBS New York–08/09/2011

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Actor Plays Ex-Con On Road To Recovery In ‘The Mother With The Hat’

“The Mother With The Hat” follows the story of an ex-con and the challenges he faces to stay on the straight and narrow.

04/16/2011

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Best Indoor Playgroups In New York City

Fall is officially upon us, which means it’s time to head inside. How will we keep the kids happy without turning on the TV? Ah, the beauty of the playgroup, a haven for child and […]

09/27/2010