Brooklyn Bridge Park (Credit: DumboNYC/Flickr)

Best Upcoming Exhibits For Kids In NYC

Brilliant exhibits filled with fun and joy keep the kids in New York City active and continuously learning.

07/20/2015

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Furry Friend Finder: Melanie And Star

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS2’s Vanessa Murdock and Diane Macedo introduce us to Melanie and Star, who are looking for homes.

07/19/2015

Hollande (ID#: A1041356) available for adoptioon at ACC’s Manhattan Care Center (326 E. 110th Street). (Photo Credit: Animal Care Centers of NYC)

ACC Weekly Pet Post: Meet Hollande, Lady & Cosmo

New York (CBSNewYork) CBSNewYork.com and 1010 WINS have teamed up with the recently renamed Animal Care Centers of New York City to let you know about some of the adoptable animals looking for loving homes […]

07/17/2015

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5 Ways To Create The Perfect Study Space In Your House

One of the keys to academic success is an organized (and quiet!) at-home study space. Create a homework hotspot in your home, whether it’s located in a designated room or tucked into a smaller nook with these tips.

07/17/2015

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Animal Care Centers of NYC To Host Third Pit Bowl In Manhattan

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)  Animal Care Centers of New York City is back with another “Pit Bowl”, on Tuesday, August 11, 2015, from 7-10 p.m. This fundraising event is a bowling party at Lucky Strike Lanes […]

07/17/2015

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5 Things Not To Forget In Your Summer Beach Bag

A day at the beach should include a bag full of essentials to keep you comfortable and protected in the sun. Here are five must-haves not to forget when planning a day at the beach.

07/15/2015

TNR'ed Community Cat being cared for in New York City (Photo Credit: Susan Richard)

Legislation To Help Community Cats In New York State Awaits Cuomo’s Signature

Bills AB 2778 and SB 1081 both expand the reach of the state spay and neuter fund to include Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) programs.

07/14/2015

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Ask An Expert: Overcoming First Day Of School Jitters

Overcoming first day jitters — whether for kindergarten or a new school — all starts with the parents, according to two counselors who weigh in on the subject.

07/14/2015

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5 Tips For Students Adjusting To New School Schedules

Kids of all ages love the lazy days of summer. Schedules are relaxed and fun is the main focus. These five tips can make falling back into school routines at the end of the summer break can be a lot easier.

07/13/2015

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Furry Friend Finder: Baxter And Naomi

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS2’s Vanessa Murdock and Diane Macedo introduce us to Baxter and Naomi, who are looking for homes.

07/12/2015

Xander (ID#: A1041395) available for adoption at ACC’s Staten Island Care Center, 3139 Veterans Road West. (Photo Credit: Animal Care Centers of NYC)

ACC Weekly Pet Post: Meet Xander, Hendrix, and Dumpling

New York (CBSNewYork) CBSNewYork.com and 1010 WINS have teamed up with the newly renamed Animal Care Centers of New York City to let you know about some of the adoptable animals looking for loving homes […]

07/10/2015

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Furry Friend Finder: Luke And Lola

In this edition of “Furry Friend Finder,” CBS2’s Vanessa Murdock and Diane Macedo introduce us to Luke and Lola, who are looking for homes.

07/05/2015

Chief the dog is credited with rescuing Harper Wagner, 3 1/2. (Credit: CBS2)

New Jersey Family’s Dogs Save Toddler From 400-Pound Black Bear

Chief is the lab mix Emily Wagner rescued two years ago, but on Wednesday morning Chief was the one who rescued her daughter.

07/02/2015

Cindy (ID#: A1038715) is available for adoption at ACC’s Brooklyn Care Center (2336 Linden Boulevard). (Photo Credit: Animal Care Centers of New York)

Animal Care Centers of NYC Celebrates 4th Of July With A Special Adoption Event

New York (CBSNewYork) CBSNewYork.com and 1010 WINS have teamed up with the newly renamed Animal Care Centers of New York City to let you know about some of the adoptable animals looking for loving homes […]

07/02/2015

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5 Ways Kids Can Help Around The House In Summer

Taking a break from summer fun to have kids help out with some things around the house is a win-win for any family. Here are five ways kids can lend a hand around the house this summer.

07/01/2015