Parks Department Steps Up Efforts To Clean Up Trash Left Behind By Crowds At Rockaway BeachThe sound of trash tumbling out of a mechanized rake drowns out the soothing sound of the waves crashing at Rockaway Beach.
Treasure Hunting 'Scavengers' Reunite Woman With Engagement Ring She Lost In Ocean At Rockaway BeachThe Scavengers only asked for $40 to cover tolls and gas.
Teachers In Queens Feed The Families Of Their Students To Prevent 'Catastrophic' SituationCBS2's Vanessa Murdock spoke to the Queens educators who took it upon themselves to nourish more than their students’ minds.
Day Camps Open In New York, Several Challenges Remain In COVID-19 Era: 'We Are Still Trying To Bring That Camp Magic'Camps in New York and beyond are trying to adjust to hosting camp for kids in the era of COVID-19.
Young People In N.J. Bring 'Chalktivism' To Black Lives Matter MovementFeeling their community lacks awareness or discussion around racial inequality, a group of youngsters in Edgewater, NJ are using "chalktivism" to contribute to the Black Lives Matter movement.
Controversial Statue Of Theodore Roosevelt To Be Removed From Front Of American Museum Of Natural History; New Yorkers ReactMove the iconic statue of former New York Gov. and our 26th president, Theodore Roosevelt. That's the request from the American Museum of Natural History.
Vendors Counting The Minutes Until Street Fairs Are Allowed To Open In New York CityFairs and pop-up markets typically take over the streets of the Big Apple during the summer and vendors rely on the sales for financial success.
Jersey City Aims To Promote Healthy Eating With Vertical GardensA new initiative in Jersey City, N.J. is trying to sow the seeds of good health. CBS2's Vanessa Murdock reports the city's vertical farming program is the first of its kind in the U.S.
Religious Leaders Using This Moment In History To Heal, Teach CongregantsCBS2's Vanessa Murdock reports on the messages faith leaders are sending to their congregations today, as pleas to end racial injustice still ring around the world.
People Of All Faiths Gather To Lift Spirits In East Orange, NJPeople of all faiths came together to pray in the parking lot of East Orange Campus High School on Wednesday.
'We Did This For Dignity, Equality And Visibility': Lyndhurst Celebrates Pride Month With Flag Raising CeremonyLyndhurst, New Jersey kicked off Pride Month by celebrating with the town's second annual flag raising.