Source of Knowledge: A Newark Bookstore Honors African Ancestry"I get to meet my family every day, the customers, and the first thing I tell them is: 'Welcome home,'" co-owner Patrice McKinney told CBS2's Elle McLogan.
David Segal Violins: An Upper West Side Workshop Where Instruments Are Loved And Cared For"It takes about 200 hours, in my estimate, to make a violin," owner David Segal told CBS2's Elle McLogan.
Seatuck Stained Glass: George Dalecki's Works Put 'Rainbows In Your Room'"It's a gentle and fun addiction," owner George Dalecki told CBS2's Elle McLogan.
She-Weld: Blacksmith Marsha Trattner Creates Using Steel And FlameMarsha's Red Hook workshop is part art studio, part science lab.
Flute Center Of New York Builds Community Through Music: 'It's A Family'"Flute players, by and large, are honest, good people," owner Phil Unger told CBS2's Elle McLogan.
String Thing Studio: A Place For Knitting And Healing In Park Slope"String Thing Studio is a yarn store but more than a yarn store," owner Felicia Eve told CBS2's Elle McLogan.
Rods, Lures, And Mid-Century Furniture? Dream Fishing Tackle Offers Unlikely Combination From Greenpoint Father And Daughter"It kind of all collided together," co-owner Barbara Piskorska told CBS2's Elle McLogan.
Brothers Guitar Shop: An UES Music Store Where Everyone Is Family"Ever since I figured out what the guitar was, I was in love with it," co-owner Shawn Gorelik told CBS2's Elle McLogan.
At Village Revival Records, The Vinyl Collection Never Stops Growing"When it comes to music, I'm really greedy," owner Jamal Alnasr told CBS2's Elle McLogan.
At Floyd Memorial Library In Greenport, Learning Never Stops"It really feels like this is a haven where you can be hopeful," library clerk Brian Mealy told CBS2's Elle McLogan.
All These Years Later, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Continues Spreading Message Of InclusionA powerful video was created in the midst of protests, following the death of George Floyd. It featured poetry, paired with a universal language, which at times, says more than words.
The Dig Callback: Community Despite Distance At SoHo Pharmacy Thompson ChemistsIn the face of social distancing, an unconventional health store keeps its musical tradition alive.
Met Gala Goes Virtual, But That Doesn't Put A Damper On The PageantryThe annual Met Gala is an extravagant celebration of fashion and it's the biggest party of the year in the Big Apple.
Mimi Vang Olsen Pet Portraits: NYC Artist Immortalizes Cherished Cats and DogsAt her West Village storefront studio, Mimi Vang Olsen paints portraits of dogs, cats, and the occasional guinea pig.
An Artist's Refuge: The 4th Street Photo GalleryCBS2's Elle McLogan visits photographer Alex Harsley, whose laden gallery stores volumes of pictures of New York City streets, past and present.