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5 Fun Boating Adventures In NYC

Surrounded by water, New York City is perfect for boating. Yes, really. The five adventures described below are guaranteed to help you get cruising, or sailing, or kayaking, or canoeing…

04/03/2014

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NYC’s 4 Best Spring 2014 Date Ideas

Whether you’re with a spring fling or the love of your life, take your date to one of these restaurants, bars or fun activities to enjoy the season together.

04/01/2014

A poster used by the NYPD to solicit information in the 1991 cold case murder of 'Baby Hope'. (Credit CBS 2)

Police Identify Mother In 1991 ‘Baby Hope’ Cold Case

A tip came in to the Crime Stoppers phone line from a woman who said she thought she knew Baby Hope’s sister. That bit of information led detectives to the mother of the child and law enforcement officials were able to match the child’s DNA last week.

10/08/2013

A poster used by the NYPD to solicit information in the 1991 cold case murder of 'Baby Hope'. (Credit CBS 2)

Investigators May Have Break In 1991 ‘Baby Hope’ Cold Case

The child was believed to be between 3 and 5-years-old when her body was found in a wooded area near the Henry Hudson Parkway.

10/07/2013

Summer Or Fall?

Summer Temperatures In Fall: What Should You Wear?

The calendar says October, but it felt more like August outside Tuesday. But what can you wear during such a tricky transition to fall?

10/01/2013

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N.J. Residents Enjoy Glorious Day At The Shore In Spite Of Tough Summer

Clouds parted and temperatures rose to the 80′s on Saturday as beach goers made one of the final trips of the season to the beach in Brick.

08/31/2013

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Sale-Seeking Shoppers Skip The Beach And Hit The Mall For Labor Day Deals

While many New Yorkers decided to hit the beach or stop by a BBQ over Labor Day Weekend others were planning to cash in on big savings at popular shopping spots.

08/30/2013

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NYC’s 5 Best Spots For Soft Serve

A perfect serving of soft serve swirls around and around, then finishes with a flourish, the very end touching the almost-but-not-quite pyramid of flavor, an infinite loop of effervescent creaminess. It can be dipped, it can be topped, it demands to be licked.

08/29/2013

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NYC’s 5 Best Frozen Treats

Freeze your brain, and cool your body, with one of these icy delights, including an all-natural slush, a traditional Filipino dessert, and a beer-flavored ice cream sandwich, some of the best sweet bites in New York City.

08/26/2013

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NYC’s 6 Best Frozen Yogurt Shops, 2013

Trendy dessert concoctions come and go, but FroYo is holding strong as one of the most popular desserts in the city, with new shops opening all year round.

08/22/2013

The heat is on! Kids climb on playground equipment in Scotch Plains, N.J. where parents want officials to come in and cool things down. (Credit CBS 2)

Parents Say Scotch Plains Playground Equipment Is Too Hot To Handle

Some like it hot! But apparently that doesn’t apply to parents who take their children to a New Jersey playground where direct sunlight may have created a dangerous situation.

08/21/2013

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Mixing Up Summer Cocktails…With Fruit

There’s only a few weeks left of summer, so we’re making the best of it and showing our viewers how to celebrate the end of the season. Mixologist Parker Boase from the Liquid Lab joined us to show us how to mix up some summer fun with season fruits.

08/16/2013

Fans cheer during the Stadium Show on Arthur Ashe Kids' Day prior to the start of the 2012 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 25, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images for USTA)

NYC’s 5 Best Family Friendly Summer Activities

Before it’s time to get the kids ready for back-to-school season, take advantage of the warm weather – and free time – in New York City together. These family friendly activities are great ways to get your kids out and about before the fall arrives.

08/15/2013

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The 8 Best Spots Along NYC’s High Line Park

Whether you’re flying solo, with your family or on a date – the High Line is a New York highlight not to be missed, especially when the weather is warm. On Thursday, many of the parks foodie outposts will reopen for the season.

CBS New York–08/15/2013

Sunset

5 Activities To Do Before The Leaves Start To Fall

With autumn around the corner many people are desperately clutching to the remaining days of summer. Take some time to indulge in these five summer activities to ease the seasonal transition.

08/12/2013

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