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Money-Saving Tips For Camping

With warm weather and clear skies, heading out for a camping trip is one of America’s most popular excursions. Here are some of the best money-saving tips while camping.

07/11/2014

Williams Residence on 95th Street and West End Avenue (Credit: CBS 2)

UWS Senior Citizens Oppose Plan To Relocate Residence To East Harlem

Some Upper West Side senior citizens claim they’re being forced from their homes at the Williams Residence on 95th Street and West End Avenue.

06/17/2014

Charity experts say for-profit businesses are putting "donation" bins next to actual donation bins and the clothes they collect are not being given to those in need.(Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: ‘Donation’ Bins May Be Deceiving Those Trying To Give Back

Charity experts say for-profit businesses are putting “donation” bins next to actual donation bins and the clothes they collect are not being given to those in need.

05/02/2014

Aisha Wyatts (R), applies for assistance at an American Red Cross disaster relief center at 125th St. and 3rd Avenue a day after an explosion in East Harlem on March 13, 2014. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Red Cross Helping Residents Displaced By East Harlem Blast

The MTA provided buses throughout the night to take people from a Red Cross center to a shelter at the Salvation Army.

03/13/2014

Salvation Army Cadets sing and dance for donations outside of Penn Station. (Credit CBS 2)

Salvation Army Cadets Are On A Mission To Dance For The Poor

It’s Christmas time in the city! The season is known for holiday staples like the tree at Rockefeller Center, and the Rockettes at Radio City Music Hall.

12/13/2013

Tailor Mohan Ramchandani donated about 50 suits to victims of Hurricane Sandy. (credit: CBS 2)

Acclaimed Manhattan Tailor Donates Suits To Sandy Victims In Need

Some of those impacted the most by Hurricane Sandy are now proud owners of wool, silk and cashmere suits.

12/13/2012

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Charities Stepping Up To The Plate For Sandy Victims

Charitable organizations have mobilized workers and resources in the New York City area, in the wake of the devastation caused by Superstorm Sandy.

CBS New York–10/30/2012

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Disaster Relief Information & Resources

Superstorm Sandy caused widespread destruction and devastation across the Tri-State.

01/09/2012

Salvation Army Red Kettle Near Grand Central Terminal - New York, NY (file / credit: Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Salvation Army Kicks Off Red Kettle Campaign In NYC

In the New York area, there are 500 Salvation Army red kettles and bellringers in operation now.

11/29/2011

A downed tree is seen after Irene - Upper Brookville, NY - Sep 2, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Downed Trees Still Problematic In NYC, L.I. Days After Irene

Trees that came down on Long Island as a result of Hurricane Irene have been cut up and pushed to the side of the road for crews pick up but that doesn’t seem to be the case in many areas.

09/02/2011

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Tri-State Area Seniors Coping With Hurricane Irene’s Aftermath

It’s hard enough for the able-bodied and young to deal with the aftermath of Hurricane Irene. Imagine being elderly.

09/02/2011

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Salvation Army Day Camp In East Harlem A Victim Of The Tough Economy

Jacob DeJesus had big plans for this summer. However, the gym he would have played ball in and the classrooms normally used for activities all sit empty, after the East Harlem day camp went dark for the first time in 24 years.

07/07/2011

A man tries to cool himself with a bottle of water. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images, FILE)

New York City To Open Cooling Centers As Tri-State Readies For Heat Wave

A Heat Advisory will in effect from noon to 8 p.m. on both Wednesday and Thursday because of temperatures in the mid 90′s.

06/07/2011

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White Plains Salvation Army Appeals For Help After Funding Cuts

The organization’s appeal comes in the wake of a $100,000 funding cut from the federal government.

05/20/2011

Heavy rains caused significant flooding in Paterson, New Jersey on March 12, 2011. (Credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

NJ Flood Victims Getting Help From Red Cross, Salvation Army

Cleaning kits were loaded onto an oversized municipal truck in Little Falls to help residents get their lives back.

03/15/2011

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