NYC Seeks To Vaccinate More Kids Against FluHealth Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley says 65 percent of children aged 6 to 59 months received an influenza vaccination in the past year.
Record-Breaking Bitter Cold, Dangerous Wind Chills Envelop Tri-State The high in New York City Tuesday is expected to be 10 degrees, but wind chills will make it feel more like minus 10.
Bloomberg Signs NYC Ban Of Tobacco Sales To Anyone Under 21The legislation makes New York the first large city or state in the country to prohibit sales to young adults.
Learning Proper Wedding EtiquetteThere are so many rules of etiquette, whether you are the bride or groom or a guest.
New York City Proposing Raising Age For Tobacco Purchases To 21On Monday it was personal. Queens Councilman James Gennaro teared up as he joined Council Speaker Christine Quinn and Health Commissioner Thomas Farley to sponsor a bill to raise the minimum age to buy tobacco products in New York City.
Bloomberg Proposes 'Hide The Cigs' Legislation To Combat Youth SmokingUnder the new legislation, sellers would be required to keep tobacco products out of sight except during a purchase by an adult consumer or during restocking.
Light Snow Falls Friday As Frigid Cold ContinuesThe snowfall was creating some slick spots across the Tri-State and with temperatures in teens, wet spots could turn icy, according to AccuWeather.
A New Trend: Checking The Credit Scores Of Prospective DatesChemistry and laughter are elements of the perfect date, but fiscal responsibility is a top turn-on as well. Many want to know their prospective dates’ credit scores first.
CBS 2 Takes A Tip From The Experts When It Comes To Holiday TippingHoliday tipping is a decision that confounds, confuses and even annoys people this time of year. How much should we tip our doormen, porters, supers, dog walkers, nannies, hairstylists, personal trainers and more?
City Warns Of Continuing Health Threats In Wake Of SandySuperstorm Sandy may be more than a month behind us, but the danger still lingers in damaged homes.
Expert: Keep Your Political Rantings Off Social Media For Your Own GoodThomas Farley recommends that if you want to talk politics, you should do it in a setting face to face with people you really know, instead of going to social media sites.
Bloomberg: Weight Watchers, Other Groups Support Big Drink Ban The proposal would put a 16-ounce limit on sugary drinks sold at city restaurants, movie theaters, sports venues and street carts and apply to both bottled and fountain drinks.
NYC Health Dept. Sprays For Mosquitos On UWSThe operation is in response to what federal researchers have called the worst outbreak of West Nile since 1999, with 13 cases in New York City, including five in Manhattan.
Bloomberg Proposes New Smoking Legislation For Residential BuildingsMayor Michael Bloomberg is proposing a bill that would require apartment buildings to adopt a written policy on where smoking is or is not allowed both inside and outside of apartment buildings and share it with literally everyone.
Mayor Bloomberg: New Yorkers Living Longer Than EverNew Yorkers are living it up! The latest statistics show life expectancy in the Big Apple is 80.6 years – more than two years longer than the national average.