For Owner Greg Rales, Temptation Is 'Torture' At Red Gate BakeryIn pursuing his childhood dream of baking, Rales resists the daily urge to indulge.
Sugar Hill's Tsion Cafe Brings Together Flavors From Africa And The Middle EastChef-owner Beejhy Barhany designed the menu in homage to her Jewish Ethiopian heritage.
Greenwich Locksmiths: Trusted Gatekeeper Works In Manhattan's Smallest BuildingOwner Philip Mortillaro has turned down big offers for his little shop's spot in Lower Manhattan.
Liebman's Deli: A Riverdale Tradition Since 1953"It's our job. It's our lifeline. It's our tradition. I really couldn't imagine living without this place," owner Yuval Dekel told CBS2's Elle McLogan.
Homemade Pasta Is A 114-Year Family Tradition At Raffetto's In Greenwich VillageMarcello Raffetto founded the shop in 1906. From generation to generation, the business retains its old-world feel.
Bonnie Slotnick Cookbooks: An East Village Shop Giving Old Cookbooks New Life"It's amazing how many people are interested in how people used to cook," owner Bonnie Slotnick told CBS2's Elle McLogan.
NYC Holiday Markets: Your Guide On What To Get WhereCBSN New York sent John Dias and Elle McLogan to see what’s new this year and what sets each shopping experience apart.
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.
Schmidt’s Candy: Meet Margie Schmidt, The Beloved Candy Maker Behind A Woodhaven Icon"It is steeped in tradition, and we still do everything the way grandpa did it," owner and candy maker Margie Schmidt told CBS2's Elle McLogan.
NYC Holiday Markets: Grand Central Holiday FairWhether you start your list months in advance or find yourself racing to the store at the last minute, you might be in need of some gift inspiration. 
Iraqi House: Couple Brings Their Native Dishes To Bay Ridge"I love cooking, and I didn't see any Iraqi restaurant here in New York," owner Mohammed Almandalawi told CBS2's Elle McLogan.