Christmas tree shopping in New Jersey. (credit: CBS 2)

New Yorkers Head Out In Search Of The Perfect Christmas Tree

There are less than three weeks until Christmas and many families have started to head out in search of Christmas trees.


East End treatment plant that some locals blame for the occasional smell. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Foul Smell in Bridgeport, Conn. Upsets Residents

Some people in the neighborhood believe the smell might be coming from a local waste water treatment plant.


D'Amico Coffee Shop in Brooklyn (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

Brooklyn Coffee Shop Owner Says Someone Called 3-1-1 Over Smell

Owner Joan D’Amico says she was taken aback when a city inspector “said that he had gotten a complaint, an anonymous complaint.”


"New York, Phew York"

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 Michael F. Stokes Elementary School - Levittown, NY - Oct 13, 2010 - Photo: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880

Long Island School Evacuated Because Of Odor

Children from grades 2, 3, and 4 were evacuated and taken to a nearby school.


Laurel Plains Elementary School (credit: CBS 2)

New Problems Found At Stinky Rockland School

Additional tests are being done now that chemicals have been found in the soil.


Laurel Plains Elementary School (credit: CBS 2)

Testing Continues At School Building In Rockland

School officials in New City said so far environmental testing at Laurel Plains Elementary School deemed the building and grounds safe.


A Human Nose - File / Photo: AP

Mystery Stink Forces Students To Relocate

The school will be closed, probably all week long, so the soil and water can be sampled and more air testing can be done.


The Owl's Head Water Treatment Plant - Brooklyn, NY - Sep 16, 2010 - Photo: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880

Something Stinks In Brooklyn

Residents in Bay Ridge say they sometimes wake up gagging from the stink.