Mayor De Blasio Says Playgrounds For Younger Kids Can Reopen MondayThe announcement followed days of complaints from elected officials and community leaders. Some even broke playground locks in defiance of the order.
N.Y. Lawmakers In Playground Fight With Mayor De BlasioA trio of lawmakers are continuing a back-and-forth dispute with Mayor Bill de Blasio and the city about reopening playgrounds.
NYC Comptroller Calls For More Playgrounds In BrooklynA new report from New York City comptroller Scott Stringer is calling for more playgrounds to be built within the city.
Rats At Playgrounds Leave Parents Fit To Be Tied On Upper West SideThere was outrage on the Upper West Side this weekend, with parents saying huge rats are ruining their visits to the neighborhood.
NYC's Best Indoor Playgrounds For Toddlers And Kids To ExploreWhere can you let the kids loose when the weather is too cold to hang outside? These are the five best indoor playgrounds in New York City.
NYC's Best Adventure Playgrounds, Natural Playgrounds For KidsOur 5 favorite natural playgrounds in NYC, including play:groundNYC, Zucker Natural Exploration Area, Science Playground and more.
NYC's 6 Best Playgrounds For KidsWhether you’re looking for swings, slides, sprinklers or the perfect park for children with disabilities, CBSNewYork has the five best bets.
5 Best Activities For Kids In Lower ManhattanThis neighborhood offers tons of things to occupy, dazzle, and delight the wee ones in your life, from parks to playgrounds and museums.
Experts Say Playground Choice Matters In Child's Social DevelopmentNyla Kamlet discovered that children playing at more modern playgrounds have a better chance to learn and grow.
A Playground Fitness Routine For KidsWhat many don't realize is that playgrounds can be just as challenging as fitness classes at the gym -- and there's no membership fee required.
City Comptroller Calls On Parks Dept. To Make Playgrounds SaferCity Comptroller Scott Stringer said park injury claims have cost tax payers $20 million.
Man Accused Of Exposing Himself Near Washington Heights PlaygroundsA man has been arrested and charged with exposing himself and committing lewd acts in front of children at playgrounds in Washington Heights.
Wayne, N.J. Residents: Are Playground And Dog Park Toxic?The former home of the W.R. Grace industrial site was once a toxic dump with radioactive soil. But after years of cleanup, the Environmental Protection Agency says the land is now safe.
Sweltering Conditions Could Get Worse Before They Get BetterA heat advisory is in effect until 8 p.m. Wednesday for New York City and until 8 p.m. Tuesday for Westchester and Rockland counties and parts of Connecticut. An excessive heat warning is in effect for parts of New Jersey.
Central Park Conservancy Begins Work To Renovate 21 PlaygroundsA major effort has been launched to raise money for the purpose of sprucing up all 21 playgrounds in Central Park.