New Technology Helps Reduces Stress In The City That Never SleepsNew York City isn't the most relaxing place to live or work. But many people are finding new ways to unwind in the city that never sleeps, thanks to modern day technology.
Manhattan CrossFit Gym To Close After Complaints Of Slamming BarbellsA CrossFit gym located in the first-floor of a New York City condo building must close after upstairs neighbors sued over excessive exercise-induced noise.
Report: NYC Logs A Noise Complaint Every 4 Minutes On AverageThe noisiest neighborhood is in Midtown. Other loud neighborhoods include East Village, West Village and Battery Park City.
NYC Looks To Encourage Use Of Quieter JackhammersUnder the proposed rules, construction crews would be encouraged to use quieter electric jackhammers.
NYC Councilwoman Margaret Chin Introducing Bill To Measure Noise PollutionCouncilwoman Margaret Chin's bill would require the city Department of Environmental Protection to install palm-size detectors to collect data on noise pollution.
Bayville Residents Fed Up With Noise Level At Waterfront ClubIt's a stunning setting: views of the Long Island Sound with spectacular sunsets, but folks who live in Bayville in the shadow of the Crescent Beach Club say it's a big headache.
CBS 2 Exclusive: Ocean Beach Residents Rebuilding After Superstorm Sandy Told To StopIn just five days, all construction being conducted outside in Ocean Beach has to stop because of a quality of life regulation.
Residents Concerned About Possible Fallout From Bayonne Bridge ProjectAs work gets underway to lift the Bayonne Bridge so that larger ships getting through the Panama Canal can dock at local ports, those living under the bridge are worried.
Bayside Residents Say Noise From Low-Flying Jets Is Ruining Quality Of LifeThe so-called Tennis Climb was originally created by the Federal Aviation Administration to reroute noisy planes from LaGuardia Airport away from the US Open.
Residents Vote For Sound Barriers On New Tappan Zee BridgeResidents near the site of the new Tappan Zee Bridge have voted overwhelmingly to add sound barriers on both sides of the Hudson River once the new bridge is complete.
Hoboken Residents: Helicopter Tours Are A Noisy NuisanceHelicopters flying over the Hudson River have become a noisy nuisance – especially in parts of New Jersey, where neighbors said their quality of life is being drowned out.
Lower East Side Residents Cry Foul Over Kickball LeagueFor its part the league has sent a man out with a decibel monitor to track the noise. Players told CBS 2 that they just want to have fun.
Constant Construction Rattles Some Williamsburg ParentsConstruction has been booming in Williamsburg, Brooklyn for some time, but it has meant for a big headache for some mothers in the neighborhood.
Residents Dealing With Constant Noise From New Tappan Zee Bridge ConstructionPreliminary pile driving for the new Tappan Zee Bridge has begun and has been a real jolt for some residents.
Report: Former Hostess Blames Nightclub For Hearing Loss In LawsuitA former VIP hostess at the Midtown nightclub Lavo is suing the venue, claiming the loud music made her nearly deaf in one ear, according to a published report.