Small Business Spotlight: Paul Herman, CPA Helps Clients Navigate Tax Code ChangesWith the recent changes to the tax code, Paul Herman, CPA has been keeping busy. He tells Joe Connolly everyone wants to know how the changes will affect them.
'Sweet Spot' With Mike Sugerman: Kava Is All The Craze In BrooklynThe Food and Drug Administration warns it can cause liver damage, some countries have banned it or made it available only by prescription, and they’re lapping it up by the bowlful in Brooklyn.
Small Business Spotlight: Mina Marsow Gives Her Neighborhood What It Needs With Prospect GymnasticsBrooklyn native Mina Marsow wanted to make an impact on her community and found a need in her neighborhood. Now, she runs Prospect Gymnastics, a gymnastics studio for children.
Stories From Main Street: Mary Ann Uzzi Helps Make Paramus Stigma-FreeWhat happens when you uncover a secret about mental illness in your own family? In the case of Mary Ann Uzzi, of Paramus, New Jersey, you start a program to dispel the stigma around mental illness and make sure others in crisis have access to help.
'Sweet Spot' With Mike Sugerman: Storytelling Superheroes In Park SlopeBehind a secret door at a superhero supply store in Brooklyn, you’ll find other heroes volunteering to change a child’s life.
Small Business Spotlight: Annie’s Blue Ribbon General Store Going StrongAnn Cantrell left a corporate job in the fashion industry to start the store in October 2007, just as the Great Recession hit.
WCBS 880 Legend Charles Osgood Delivers Final 'Osgood File'After 46 years on the air, Friday marks the final edition of Charles Osgood’s “Osgood File” feature on WCBS Newsradio 880.
'Sweet Spot' With Mike Sugerman: Axes & Alcohol In BrooklynIs there any better combination than ax throwing and alcohol? That’s a question being 'axed' at a new bar that recently opened in, where else, Brooklyn.
East Meadow Mother Says School Needs To Do More To Protect Bullied SonA Long Island mother says her son is being bullied at school, and the district needs to do more to protect him.
'Sweet Spot' With Mike Sugerman: Louis Armstrong’s Life In QueensCorona is a typical middle class neighborhood until you turn a corner and find a little piece of history: The Louis Armstrong House.
Killer Tide: Fighting the Opioid Crisis in the SuburbsIn this week's special report on the opioid crisis, we turn our attention to Bergen County, New Jersey, a bedroom community in the shadow of New York City. The leader in the fight against the opioid epidemic has been Prosecutor Gurbir Grewal, soon to be New Jersey’s next attorney general.
'Sweet Spot' With Mike Sugerman: Craft Spirits Coming On Strong In BrooklynSteven DeAngelo was not in good spirits a few years ago. His job in finance was on the rocks and life was barreling by. So he poured his heart and soul into a new passion.